Captain Video (from September 25, 1955 to September 13, 1956)
Played Archie Andrews' father Fred Andrews on the "Archie Andrews" radio series.
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
15 Articles |
70 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
Hal Hodge | Al Hodges
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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[about his Captain Video and His Video Rangers
(1949) series] Everyone worked with everyone else. No one did just one thing. I've never seen such teamwork before or since in this business.
His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Al E. Hodge, owned a dry-cleaning business. Al graduated from Ravenna High School in 1930 and then studied drama at Miami University of Ohio. His first professional work was at WXYZ radio (Detroit. Michigan), acting in "Gang Busters", "Front Page Farrell" and "Mr. District Attorney", before reaching national fame as the lead in "The Green Hornet".