'My Three Sons' then and now: What the cast is up to today

"My Three Sons" are now grown-up with children of their own.

From 1960 to 1972, Fred MacMurray starred as the widowed dad to three boys: Mike, Robbie and Chip. (And, eventually, the adopted Ernie.) The beloved sitcom was a TV staple, airing on ABC for its first five years before moving to CBS. MacMurray passed away nearly two decades ago, but some of his on-screen family members are alive and well in 2019.

The oldest son was played by Tim Considine, now 78 years old. Considine grew up in the entertainment industry; not only was his father was an Oscar-nominated producer, but his grandfather was a pioneer of vaudeville in the early 1900s. He wed actress Charlotte Stewart, who played Miss Beadle on "Little House on the Prairie," in 1965, and they divorced a few years later.

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UNITED STATES - JULY 17: MY THREE SONS - 1960-1965 (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 08: MY THREE SONS - "Gallery Early Years" 1960 Fred MacMurray, Stanley Livingston (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - JULY 17: MY THREE SONS - 1960-1965 (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - JULY 17: MY THREE SONS - Tim Considine, (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 08: MY THREE SONS - "Gallery Early Years" 1960 Stanley Livingston (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 04: MY THREE SONS - "Misc." 1960-1972 Barry Livingston, Stanley Livingston, Don Grady (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 03: MY THREE SONS - "Lonesome George" 12/1/60 George Gobel, Stanley Livingston (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 04: MY THREE SONS - "Spring Will Be a Little Late" 12/8/60 Don Grady, Marta Kristen (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 04: MY THREE SONS - "Misc." 1968-1969 Stanley Livingston, Don Grady, Tina Cole (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
A THANKSGIVING REUNION WITH THE PATRIDGE FAMILY AND MY THREE SONS - Special - Airdate: November 25, 1977. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) FOREGROUND (L-R): TIM CONSIDINE;MEREDITH MACRAE;BEVERLY GARLAND;FRED MACMURRAY;BARRY LIVINGSTON BACKGROUND (L-R): DON GRADY;TINA COLE;RONNE TROUP;STANLEY LIVINGSTON
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 02: MY THREE SONS - "Misc." 1960-1972 Fred MacMurray, Beverly Garland, Extras, Dawn Lyn, Barry Livingston, Ronnie Troup, Tina Cole, Extra, Stanley Livingston, William Demarest (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
BURBANK, CA - JUNE 24: Actor Tim Considine attends as The Walt Disney Company hosts a special stage rededication ceremony for Annette Funicello at Walt Disney Studios on June 24, 2013 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Rodrigo Vaz/FilmMagic)
BURBANK, CA - JUNE 24: (L-R) Actor Tim Considine, singer Richard Sherman, CEO Bob Iger, singer Frankie Avalon and actor David Stollery attend as The Walt Disney Company hosts a special stage rededication ceremony for Annette Funicello at Walt Disney Studios on June 24, 2013 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Rodrigo Vaz/FilmMagic)
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However, Considine realized as a young man that Hollywood just wasn't for him. He became an expert in all things automobiles and has authored and taken photographs for several books about motor sports.

Real-life brothers Stanley Livingston and Barry Livingston became adopted siblings on the show after Considine was written out. Stanley played Chip, and he's the only actor other than MacMurray who remained on the show through its entire run. A successful actor and producer, he's now 68 years old.

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Barry, 65, has perhaps the longest acting resume of any of his co-stars. He's appeared on dozens of TV shows through the years, including "Mad Men," "Angie Tribeca" and "The Middle." He's also been in a number of Oscar-nominated films, including "Argo" and "The Social Network," both of which were Best Picture nominees.

No longer with us is Don Grady, who played Robbie and entered the music industry after the show ended. He released an original album in 2008. Grady died in 2012 at 68 years old.

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RANGO - Cast Gallery - Shoot Date: November 12, 1966. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) TIM CONWAY
RANGO - Cast Gallery - Shoot Date: November 12, 1966. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) TIM CONWAY
LOS ANGELES - DECEMBER 9: Carol Burnett and Tim Conway on THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW. Image dated December 9, 1967. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
RANGO - "You Can't Scalp a Bald Indian" - Airdate: April 28, 1967. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) MURIEL LANDERS;TIM CONWAY
RANGO - "You Can't Scalp a Bald Indian" - Airdate: April 28, 1967. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) TIM CONWAY
UNITED STATES - JUNE 18: OPERATION ENTERTAINMENT - "Parris Island" 1968 Tim Conway (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
December 1969: Promotional headshot portrait of American actor Tim Conway for the premiere of his television series, 'The Tim Conway Show'. He is smiling, wearing a blazer and tie. (Photo by CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - APRIL 25: THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW featuring Carol Burnett and guest Tim Conway, signing Carol's autograph book. Neg Dated: April 25, 1969. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
UNSPECIFIED - CIRCA 1970: Photo of Conway Tim Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
UNSPECIFIED - OCTOBER 01: Photo of Conway Tim (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
Tim Conway and Harvey Korman on 'The Carol Burnett Show', December 22, 1972. (Photo by CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - OCTOBER 31: Tim Conway as "worlds oldest conductor" on THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW. Image dated October 31, 1973. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
L to R: Carol Burnett, Harvey Korman and Tim Conway at Mascot today. They are here for appearance at the Opera House. October 18, 1973. (Photo by John M Manolato/Fairfax Media via Getty Images).
LOS ANGELES - SEPTEMBER 26: September 26, 1975 THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW with guests Tim Conway and Maggie Smith. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - JULY 8: Cast member Tim Conway on "The Carol Bunett Show" on July 8, 1975 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images)
Promotional studio portrait of the cast of the television comedy variety series, 'The Carol Burnett Show,' Clockwise from top: Vicki Lawrence, Harvey Korman, Carol Burnett and Tim Conway, circa 1975. (Photo by CBS Photo Archive/Courtesy of Getty Images)
circa 1975: American comic actor Tim Conway smiles while wearing a trenchcoat and fedora. (Photo by Darlene Hammond/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Tim Conway, US actor and comedian, wearing a beige overcoat over a tweed jacket, a white shirt and brown tie, with a brown fedora with a black band, leaning on the back rest of a chair in a studio portrait, circa 1975. (Photo by Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 16: Actors Harvey Korman and Tim Conway on "The Carol Bunett Show" on January 16, 1976 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images)
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JOHNNY CARSON -- Pictured: (l-t) Actor Tim Conway during an interview with host Johnny Carson on September 15, 1977 -- (Photo by: Fred Sabine/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - APRIL 6: Cast portrait of THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW from left: Tim Conway, Carol Burnett and Dick Van Dyke. Image dated April 6, 1977. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
OSMOND SPECIALS - "The Osmond Brothers: Four Specials for the Price of One" - Airdate: October 25, 1978. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) TIM CONWAY
OSMOND SPECIALS - "The Osmond Brothers: Four Specials for the Price of One" - Airdate: October 25, 1978. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) TIM CONWAY
LOS ANGELES - MARCH 17: March 17, 1978 THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW Carol Burnett, left, and Tim Conway perform on the last episode. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Actress Loni Anderson and actor Tim Conway attend the 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES - DECEMBER 12: THE TIM CONWAY SHOW with (at right) Tim Conway and guest star, Harvey Korman. Image dated December 12, 1980. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - FEBRUARY 28: THE TIM CONWAY SHOW with (at right) Tim Conway and guest star, Harvey Korman. Image dated February 28, 1981. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS - DECEMBER 2: Circus of the Stars, a CBS television special. The ninth edition, originally broadcast December 2, 1984. Pictured is Tim Conway. Las Vegas, NV. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
Actor Tim Conway attending 'Jim Nabors Party for Mother Mavis' on February 6, 1983 at the Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Actor Tim Conway and wife Charlene Fusco attend 'Variety Club Tribute Honoring Ronald Reagan' on December 1, 1985 at NBC TV Studios in Burbank, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Actor Tim Conway attending Second Annual Nancy Reagan Tennis Tournament Benefit on October 6, 1990 at Pacific Palisades in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JOHNNY CARSON -- Air Date 04/26/1990 -- Pictured: (l-r) Actor Tim Conway during an interview with host Johnny Carson on April 26, 1990 (Photo by Julie Gorecki/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Actor Tim Conway attending the taping of 'NBC Special-Comedy Hall of Fame' on August 29, 1993 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO -- Episode 798 -- Pictured: (l-r) Actors Tim Conway and Harvey Korman deliver the Headlines on November 6, 1995 -- (Photo by: Margaret C. Norton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Actor Tim Conway attending 'American Comedy Honors' on August 23, 1997 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
12/7/99 Los Angeles, CA Ernest Borgnine, with Tim Conway, is honored as "Veteran of the Year 2000" by the "American Veteran Awards." Photo David Keeler/Online USA
Tim Conway presents Kim Cattrall the award for Best Comedy Series for HBO's "Sex and the City" during the 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. (Photo by M. Caulfield/WireImage)
Actor Tim Conway performs on stage at the Westbury Music Fair, in Westbury New York May 15, 2004. (Photo by Steve Azzara/Corbis via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 30: Actor Tim Conway attends the game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 30, 2004 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)
Merv Griffin, Tim Conway and Carol Burnett during 2004 Cable Press Tour - Day 4 at Renaissance Hollywood Hotel in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by Mark Sullivan/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 13: Actor Tim Conway poses with his Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actor In A Comedy Series during the 2008 Creative Arts Awards at the Nokia Theatre L. A. Live on September 13, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - NOVEMBER 26: THAT'S LIFE - "Our First Baby" 11/19/68 Tim Conway (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
TV Personality Kathie Lee Gifford and honoree actor Tim Conway arrive at the 2nd Annual Candlelight Forum honoring Tim Conway held at the DGA Theater on April 1, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD - APRIL 01: Actor Carol Burnett poses with Tim Conway who received the Lifetime Achievement award at the Regent University's School of Communication and the Arts 2nd Annual Candlelight Forum, awards evening held at the DGA Theatre, on April 1, 2008 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
30 ROCK -- "Subway Hero" Episode 211 -- Air Date 05/01/2008 -- Pictured: Tim Conway as Bucky Bright (Photo by Nicole Rivelli/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
TODAY -- Pictured: (l-r) Kathie Lee Gifford, Tim Conway and Hoda Kotb appear on NBC News' "Today" show -- (Photo by: Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images)
LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 917 -- Pictured: (l-r) Tim Conway with host Jimmy Fallon during an interview on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 -- (Photo by: Lloyd Bishop/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
TODAY -- Pictured: Tim Conway appears on NBC News' "Today" show -- (Photo by: Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images)
TODAY -- Pictured: Tim Conway appears on NBC News' "Today" show (Photo by Peter Kramer/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - DECEMBER 11: Comedian and author Tim Conway signs copies of his book "What's So Funny" on December 11, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Rodrigo Vaz/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES - DECEMBER 6: Actor Tim Conway joins the hosts of THE TALK, Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. From left, Sheryl Underwood, Sara Gilbert, Tim Conway, Sharon Osbourne, Aisha Tyler and Julie Chen, shown. (Photo by Monty Brinton/CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 13: Comedian Tim Conway signs his new book "What's So Funny... My Hilarious Life" at Barnes & Noble bookstore at The Grove on November 13, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodrigo Vaz/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 12: Comedian Carol Burnett (L) and comedian Tim Conway arrive at The Writer's Bloc event with comedian Tim Conway hosted by Carol Burnett at Saban Theatre on November 12, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Joshua Blanchard/WireImage)
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