George Maharis Wife: A US player who portrayed Buz Murdock during his first three seasons of the TV series Route 66, George Maharis was born on 1 September 1928. At a height of fame, Maharis recorded a number of pop music albums and later performed in The Most Deadly Game, the short-lived television series. He studied at the Studio Actors and appeared in the non-Broadway productions of Deathwatch from Jean Genet and The Zoo story from Edward Albee.
He appeared in Studio One, Kraft Television Theater, Goodyear Television Playhouse, Stirling Silliphant’s Naked City and Otto Preminger’s Exodus, and in the soap opera Search for Tomorrow as Bud Gardner, one of Joanne Gardner’s relatives who married Janet Bergman Collins.
George Maharis Wife
He and his wife, Demetra, 15 years his junior, were married in 1925. The marriage produced seven children crammed into a house on 19-18 24th Drive in Long Island City. George, born in September 1928, showed interest and promise in his career as a singer.