- October 27, 2021
Gunilla Hutton, most popularly known as the 60’s Billie Jo Bradley in the show Petticoat Junction has reached her late seventies by age. Where is the 60’s star, Gunilla Hutton today? Find out in our story about Gunilla Hutton.
Gunilla Hutton’s last public appearance was in 2011 at the Hee Haw Reunion namely Country’s Family Reunion: Salute to the Kornfield. She was accompanied by fellow Hee Haw casts Roy Clark, George Lindsey, and Lulu Roman.
Gunilla Hutton in 2017
Since 2011, Gunilla Hutton has taken a hiatus from the show business. What happened to Gunilla Hutton? Well, the actress has willingly taken an exit from the industry and is spending her retired life with her family in California.
Gunilla Hutton born on 15th May 1944 is in her late seventies as of now. Hutton was born and raised in Texas. She is a graduate of the Arlington Height High School in Fort Worths, Texas. In 1964, Gunilla graduated with a bachelors’ degree with a major in theatre.
Gunilla’s breakthrough performance or the roles that took her to fame were as Billie Jo Bradley in the show Petticoat Junction and with her musical appearances in the show Hee Haw. Gunilla retired from the show business in 1992.
Hutton had a wonderful career in music too. With releases like We’ve Got Old Fashioned Love, The Greatest Story Never Told, The End of Our Love Song, Gunilla had secured a career in the music industry too. She has successfully garnered a net worth of $3 million from her career in music & acting.
Gunilla Hutton’s Spouse & Family
Gunilla Hutton’s had a romantic affair with Nat King Cole, who was a musician as well. Hutton was 20 years younger than Nat when they dated. Nat was a married man, he was married to his wife Maria. Hutton confronted Maria about her affair with Nate and demanded divorce be given from her side. The divorce didn’t happen, however, the confrontation resulted in a terrible breakup between Nat & Hutton.
Gunilla then dated Allan L. Freeman, who is her husband as of now. Allan served as the pilot for the US Airforce. After few years of dating, Gunilla & Allan got married on 10th January 1970. She has three children Christian, Eric & Amber from her marriage to Allan. The couple along with their family lives in California as of now.