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Hampton Fancher ― Frank
This is a list of character actors
whose last name ending in the letter F has appeared on The Rifleman —
One Time Only. Whether they have appeared one time only or 168 times,
they are just as important as the main characters and/or anyone else
involved in The Rifleman. This is just a small tribute to those great
many characters actors.
This section of character actors is dedicated to each & everyone one of
the character actors that appeared on The Rifleman.
They're among the most popular and recognizable actors. They may not be
A-list stars, but they do something many actors don't. They worked all
James Fanciscus ―
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Hampton Fancher as Corey Hazlittin in
Corey is the bad dude who killed Joey Frances, which Lucas was a
He also appeared with Chuck in Arrest and Trial
(TV Series / 1964).
Fancher is an actor, producer and writer. His acting career
spans over fifty years with fifty-one credits to his name. Hampton
started acting in 1958 as a Zombie in The Brain Eaters
He appeared in several TV Series and later a regular on Black Saddle
as Deputy Lon Gillis (1959 - 1960). He appeared on
several TV Western Series along with several other TV Series
(1961) ― Rome Adventure (1962) ― The Other Side of the
Mountain (1975) and Blade Runner (1982) and
he was a co-writer for the first screenplay of Blade Runner.
He also is co-writer of Untitled Blade Runner Project
Born: July 18, 1938 (age 77), East Los Angeles, California
Annie Farge as Jennifer/The Princess in
She had her own TV
Series Angel in (1960 - 1961) and also appeared
in My Love, My Love (1967) and The War
Is Over (1966).
His acting career spans fourteen years
and twenty credits to her name.
Born: April 15, 1934, Etterbeek,
Died: March 4, 2011, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Fats as the Piano Man in
Frank Ferguson as Sam Bedford in
Sam was in charge of the stage depot and
he was the father of Alice Bedford.
acting career spans thirty-six years and three-hundred and
seventeen credits to his name. Ferguson's best known role
was as the Swedish ranch handyman, Gus Broeberg in My
Friend Flicka (1955 - 1956). He also portrayed the Calverton
veterinarian in the first several seasons of Lassie
(1954 - 1971).
He played three different
characters on The Andy Griffith Show (1960-1965), two different
characters on Petticoat Junction (1964-1970), four different
characters on Bonanza, four different characters on
Perry Mason (including three episodes as a sheriff)
and four different characters on the ABC/WB western, Maverick (1958-1962). He guest starred on other series, including
the syndicated Rescue 8 (1959) ― Whirlybirds
(1957-1959) ― The Everglades (1961) ―
The Restless Gun (1958 - 1959) ― Riverboat (1960) ― Overland Trail
(1960) ― National
Velvet (1962) ― Mr. Novak (1964) ― The Alaskans
(1959-1960) ― Target: The Corruptors (1961-1962) ―
The Asphalt Jungle (1961) ― Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
(1962) ― General
Electric Theater (1954-1957) ― The Texan (1959-1960).
One Timer Only ― Index Page
This is a list of character
actors who have appeared on The Rifleman — one time only
Actors Index Page
Have you ever been watching TV or a movie and
wondered who is that guy?
around The McCain Ranch