Source of Wealth: Film, TelevisionAge: 68Birth Place: Perth Amboy, New Jersey, U.S.Marital Status: Divorced (Lynn O’Hare)Full Name: Robert HegyesNationality: United StatesDate of Birth: May 7, 1951Ethnicity: Hungarian, ItalianOccupation: ActorEducation: Metuchen High School, Glassboro State CollegeChildren: 4 (Cassondra, Mac, Alex, Sophia)
While he was performing in Broadway, Robert Hegyes auditioned for a TV producer James Komack. Later on, he landed on the role of Epstein in Welcome Back Kotter which was aired in 4 seasons from 1975 to 1979. From then on, he guested in several TV shows including The Drew Carey Show, Saturday Night Live with Quentin Tarantino and The Streets of San Francisco co-starring Michael Douglas.
Later on, he became a teacher in his Alma mater, the Rowan University. He teaches screenplay writing, public speaking and acting for camera. When he worked as an adjunct instructor at the Brooks College, he taught public speaking and essay writing.