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This is a list of character actors whose last name
ending in the letter H 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
This section of character actors is dedicated to each & everyone one of
character actors that
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 the time.
Dick Kay Hong as Wang Lee as The Queue.
He is known for A
Brand New Life (1973), The King and I as one of
the Royal Children (1956) and The Barbara Stanwyck Show
He appeared in several TV Series such as Green Acres
(1971) ― Follow the Sun (1961) ― Lassie (1959) ―
Electric Theater (1959) ― Telephone Time (1957) ―
As of 2015 he owns a chain of laundry and wig businesses.
December 9, 1948, Minneapolis, Minnesota
James (Jimmie) W. Horan as one of the Boyle Clan in
Woman from Hog Ridge.
His first acting appearance was in 1946 as a Man in Line
in From this Day Foward. His career spans over
twenty years with one hundred and fifty-three credits to
He appeared in the films such as My Fair Lady (1964) — The
Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964) — Loving You (1957) — The Far Country
The Clown (1953) — Aaron Slick From Punkin Crick (1952).
He was a regular on F Troop (1965 -1967) as Trooper Hogan.
Born: October 23, 1907 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Died: May 4, 1967 (age 59) in Hollywood, California
Clegg Hoyt as Lester Chard
The Horse Traders.
He was Jonah Winters (John Milford) partner.
He also appeared with Chuck in Arrest and Trial
His first appearance
was in Jail Busters (1955).
His career spans twelve years with ninety-two credits
to his name.
He appeared as a New Orleans Bartender in the 1966 movie
Chamber of Horrors (1966) and was a regular on Dr.
Kildare (1961-1965) as Mac ― Gangster
Story (1959) ― Rock All Night (1957) ― Gun Fever (1958)
and the transporter chief, Pitcairn, in the first
Star Trek pilot (1964).
He was friends with
Jack Nicholson. In Batman (1989), the Joker,
played by Nicholson, does a strange dance when he exits
Vicki Vale's apartment (when he raises his arms, leans
back and blows a raspberry). This was a dance that Hoyt
was known to do, the "bird dance", and Nicholson
improvised it during the take as a tribute to his
Born: December 10, 1910, Norwalk, Conneticut
Died: October 6, 1967, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles,
Arthur Hunnicutt as Nathaniel Cameron The Grasshopper.
He is the talkative old dude with the rifle by
the name of Bessie.
He was an
American actor known for his portrayal of wise,
grizzled, old rural characters.
Arthur Hunnicutt's career spanned over thirty years with
ninety-one credits to his name. I was surprised with his
credits. I was surprised by this number, I thought he
had done more.
When he moved to New York
City, he found himself landing roles in Broadway
productions. While touring as the lead actor in Tobacco
Road, he developed the country character he would later
be typecast as throughout his career. He moved to Hollywood,
California in the early 1940s and appeared in 14 B-Western
films, from 1942 until 1944.
I know you've seen him
many of times. He was a regular in Disney's The Swamp Fox
(1959 - 1965).
He has appeared in many of the Classic Westerns TV Shows and Western Movies such as
Sky (1952) (which he won him acclaim and an Oscar nomination
for Supporting Actor ― El Dorado(1967) ― Broken Arrow
(1950) ― Cat Ballou (1965) ― The Spikes Gang
(1974), to name a few.
From the 1950s through the 1970s, he was pretty busy with
guest appearances on television programs, including Bonanza (1959 -1969) ― Gunsmoke (1971) ― The Outer Limits
(1964) ― The Andy Griffith
Show (1960) ― The Twilight Zone (1962) ― Perry Mason
His last film was Moonrunners (1975, as 'Uncle
Jesse'), that was the precursor to the television show The Dukes of Hazzard (1979).
Education: University of Central Arkansas
Born: February 17, 1910, Gravelly, Arkansas, Arkansas
Died: September 26, 1979, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California
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actors who have appeared on The Rifleman — one time only
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Have you ever been watching TV or a movie and
wondered who is that guy?
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