Ted Cassidy (actor) - Died January 16, 1979. Born July 31, 1932. Theodore Crawford Cassidy, was an American actor who performed in television films. At 6 ft 9 in in height, he tended to play unusual characters in offbeat or science-fiction series such as Star Trek I Dream of Jeannie. He's best known for playing the part of Lurch, the butler on the 1960s TV series The Addams Family and performing the opening narration of the 1970s TV series The Incredible Hulk, and the voice of the Hulk.
Theodore Crawford Cassidy - Philippi, WV - Best know for his role on the Adams Family TV serious as "Lurch" some of his other credits include: The Man From U.N.C.L.E., and The Adventures of Huck Finn. He also did voice work for Hanna-Barbera Studios and voiced a number of characters for both film and TV.
The Addams Family is an American television series September 18, 1964, to April 8, 1966 Starring Carolyn Jones John Astin Jackie Coogan --Uncle Festus Ted Cassidy--Lurch Wednesday Friday Addams (played by Lisa Loring) Pugsley Addams (played by Ken Weatherwax