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This is a list of character actors whose last name
ending in the letter S 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.
Michael Stefani as Chad Morgan in Nora.
like Michael got his start on The Rifleman (1960). He
went on to appear in seven more TV Series: Two Faces West
― Run for Your Life ― The Eleventh Hour ― The Young Marrieds
― The Lieutenant ― Mission: Impossible and Bonanza.
He did one movie called Trancers (1984).
July 26, 1933 in San Francisco, California
Robert Rusty Stevens as Melvin in
Hostage to Fortune.
He was the boy who picked on Percy - the
boy Mark fought.
Rusty is best
know for his role as Larry Mondello in Leave it to Beaver (1957
- 1960) ―Still the Beaver (TV Movie - 1983) & The New Leave it to Beaver (1983 - 1989).
He also appeared
in Telephone Time (1957) ― Cimarron City (1958) ― 77 Sunset
Strip ( 1960) ― Shirley Temple's Storybook (1960) ― Angel (1960) ―
The Jim Backus Show (1961) ― National Velvet (1961) ― My Three Sons
(1962) ― Wagon Train (1962) ― Perry Mason (1962) & The Rifleman
Larry appeared in
the movie Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958).
Mondello just up and disappeared during the middle of
the shows run. It was in the fourth season of the show
that it was announced that Robert Rusty Stevens /
Larry Mondello would not be returning to Leave it to
As Larry became more popular he was put under contract.
Beside the main cast he was the only one t under
contract. Larry missed the normal life and he told his
parent so. He was then released from his contract.
Her is a great video explaining
Whatever Happened to Rusty.....
Born: November 25, 1948 in Boston, Massachusetts
Jim Stewart as Brett Martin,
North Fork's harness maker in The Decision.
Jim Stewart WBKB Chicago broadcast personality who brought puppets to
life for a generation of children on television's Here's Geraldine (1957-65),
then guided their parents on tours of the world on the Passage to Adventure
series (1966-77); he won several local Emmys and also wrote and produced 100
educational features for Encyclopedia Britannica; March 28, in his home in
northwest suburban Harvard. He created a hand-puppet giraffe while at the
Evansville, Indiana station and was also responsible for another WBKB puppet
show, The Gloveables. Novelty recording artist Dick Two Ton Baker, whose biggest
hit song was I'm a Wonely Wittle Petunia in an Onion Patch, was with Channel 7
for years, costumed as a Buccaneer for The Happy Pirates and also as Proprietor
of Wonder House.
Brick Sullivan as one of the Jurors in The Photographer.
Brick Sullivan as one of the Jurors.
American motion picture and television
actor of the 1930s, 40s, and 50s. Appeared in the Oscar-winning 1953
drama From Here to Eternity (1953). He is known for his work on
It's a Wonderful Life (1946) ― Canon City (1948) and The Super
His first appearance was Charlie Chan's Secret (1936) as a
Policeman. His career spanned over twenty years with three-hundred and
sixty-two credits to his name.
His recurring roles on television were on
Gunsmoke ― The Adventures
of Ozzie & Harriet ― The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp ― The Texan ―
Mike Hammer ― Perry Mason ― The Adventure of Jim Bowie ― The Hardy Boys:
The Mystery of the Applegate Treasure ― Screen Directors Playhouse ―
Sergeant Preston of the Yukon ― Adventures of Superman and The Loretta
John Lambertson Scroggs
Born: July 28, 1899 in Beresford, South Dakota
Died: September 4, 1959 (age 60) in Los Angeles, California
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