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Allison Argo Net Worth

Allison Argo Net Worth is
$950,000

Allison Argo Biography

Allison Argo is a film producer, director, writer, editor, and narrator. She is best known for her documentaries that focus on endangered wildlife and conservation. Argo's films have received awards including six National Emmys and the duPont-Columbia Award for journalism.In her early career as an actress, Argo performed on Broadway, in television, and in film. Her theater roles included work as an original cast member in two Broadway theatre productions; and her work in television and film included roles in television movies and a major role in a TV series, along with recurring roles in two soap operas.In 1989, while on location in the state of Washington, Argo happened upon a gorilla caged as an exhibit in a shopping mall. This experience led Argo to produce and direct her first film, The Urban Gorilla (National Geographic 1992), about the lives of captive gorillas. Argo received the duPont-Columbia award for the documentary. Since that time, Argo has dedicated her work towards advocating for the welfare, and understanding of wild animals through documentary films, and also through public speaking engagements.With her production company, ArgoFilms, LTD, Argo has produced eighteen films. Among others, notable award-winning films have included Keepers of the Wild (National Geographic and PBS 1992), The Last Frog (National Geographic 1996), The Secret Life of Cats (National Geographic 1999), The Urban Elephant (National Geographic and PBS NATURE 2000), Chimpanzees: An Unnatural History (PBS NATURE 2006), Crash: a Tale of Two Species (PBS NATURE 2008), and Parrot Confidential (PBS NATURE 2013).

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthDecember 23, 1953
Place Of BirthRichmond, Virginia, United States
ProfessionActress
Wikipediahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allison_Argo
AwardsNews & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft
MoviesParrot Confidential, The Gift, Keepers of the Wild
Star SignCapricorn


Filmography

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Star Street: The Adventures of the Star Kids1991TV Series voice
Vytor: The Starfire Champion1989TV MovieBaboose (voice)
Cathy's Valentine1989TV MovieAndrea (voice)
Star Street: The Happy Birthday Movie1989TV Movie
Cathy's Last Resort1988TV MovieAndrea (voice)
Family Medical Center1988TV Series
The Bold and the Beautiful1987TV SeriesRobin West
Cathy1987TV MovieAndrea (voice)
The Bronx Zoo1987TV SeriesMrs. McKaren
Club Med1986TV MovieAllison
Cry from the Mountain1985Laurie Matthews
The Paper Chase1984TV Series
Legmen1984TV SeriesLinda
An Uncommon Love1983TV MovieArvetta
Ladies' Man1980-1981TV SeriesSusan
The Return of Frank Cannon1980TV MovieJessica Bingham
Casino1980TV MovieAngie Taylor
High Ice1980TV MovieKathy
WKRP in Cincinnati1980TV SeriesCarol Travis
The Gift1979TV MovieKathleen
Between the Lines1977Dancer
Search for Tomorrow1951TV SeriesCindy French (1976-1977)

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cheetah Story1999TV Movie documentaryNarrator (voice)

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