This is a list of character actors who have 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 section of character actors is dedicated to each & everyone one of t
he 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 the time.

A

John Abbott

Julie Adams

Stanley Adams

Norman Alden
Virginia Aldridge Melvin F. Allen Henry Allin Jean Allison
John Alvin Henry Amargo Ed Ames Robert Anacher
Luana Anders Keith Andes James Anderson Herb Armstrong
Charles Arnt Larry Asmus Phyllis Avery —————

B

Alice Backes

Raymond Bailey

Frank Baker Roy Barcroft
Katherine Bard

James Barton

Arthur Batanides Alan Baxter
Hal Baylor

Brandon Beach

Stephen Bekassy

George Bell
William ‘Billy’ Benedict James Best

Helen Beverly

Edward Binns
William Bishop Oscar Blank

Dan Blocker

William Boyett
Lane Bradford

Lovyss Bradley

Jim Breneman

George Brenlin

Patricia Breslin

Diane Brewster

Brad Brown

Joe Brown

Thomas Brown Argentina Brunetti Robert Burton

 C

King Calder Foxy Callahan Jess Calvin  Olive Carey
Philip Carey Benny Carle Thom Carney Carleton Carpenter
John Carpenter Fred Carson Jimmy Carter Penelope Sue Carver
Allen Case Malcolm Cassell William (Bill) Catching Bill Cerone
Robert Chadwick Larry Chance John Davis Chandler Lon Chaney Jr.
Kim Charney Alden ‘Stephen’ Chase Raydon Clark John Cliff
Jack Clinton Pat Close Fred Coby Pamela Cole
Booth Coleman John Collier Al Collins Kevin Connors
Steve Connors Charles Conrad Steve Conte Roberto Contreras
Tommy Cook Ben Cooper Clancy Cooper Dee Cooper
Robert Cornthwaite Jerome Courtland Kay Cousins (Johnson) Carolyn Craig
John Craig ―――――― ―――――― ――――――

 D

Jeff Daley Maurice Dallimore Abby Dalton Linda Dangcil
Christopher Dark Hal K. Dawson Maureen Dawson Richard Deacon
Edgar Dearing Ted de Corsia Gloria DeHaven Galvan DeLeon
Lincoln Demyan James Dime Robert Dix Molly Dodd
Forrest Draper Don Drysdale Don Dubbins Minta Durfee
Jaye Durkus


E

Chana Eden Barbara Eiler Robert Ellenstein Dick Elliott
Ross Elliott Beverly Ann Englander Leif Erickson Bill Erwin

 F

Hampton Fancher Annie Farge Fats Frank Ferguson
Jimmy Fields Harry Finley Mickey Finn Duke Fishman
James Flavin Med Flory Michael Forest James Franciscus
Charles E. Fredericks John Fujioka/John Mamo Lance Fuller ―――――

 G

Gary Gadson Jim Galante Richard Garland Kathy Garver
James Gavin Betty Lou Gerson John Gilbert Sid Gilman
Tom Gilson Johnny Ginger Regina Gleason Pat Goldin
Augie Gomez Thomas Gomez James Gonzalez Elyse Gordon
Jack Gordon Fred Graham Michael Greene Duane Grey
Jack Grinnage Raymond Guth ————— —————

H

Ron Hagerthy Frank Hagney Tony Haig Bob Hall aka Bob Hull
Claude Hall Chick Hannan / Hannon Maria Haro Sam Harris
Charles Harrison Harry Harvey Sr. Ron Hayes Bruce Haywood
Jim Hayward Pat Henry Harry Hickox Chuck Hicks
Michael Hinn Earle Hodgins Pat Hogan Cheryl Holdridge
Skip Homeier Dick Kay Hong James W. Horan Clegg Hoyt
Arthur Hunnicutt Jim Hurst Josephine Hutchinson —————

I-J

Rex Ingram ————— Sherry Jackson Loren Janes
Paul Jasmin Dal Jenkins Harvey Johnson I. Stanford Jolley
L.Q. Jones Ray Jones Warner Jones Bill Joyce
Katy Jurado ————— ————— —————

K

Dave Kashner Beatrice Kay Richard Keene Mike Kellin
Ray Kellogg Bill Kendis Douglas Kennedy Jack Kenny
Sandy Kenyon Richard Kiel Kip King Lee Kinsolving
Jack Kirkwood Robert Knapp Martin Kosleck Berry Kroeger
Fred Krone ————— ————— —————

L

Charlie LaFranchise Jack Lambert Martin Landau John Larch
Harry Lauter Linda Lawson Jenifer Lea Howard Ledig
Carol Leigh David Leland Bethel Leslie Jack Lester
George Lindsey Morris Lippert Perry Lopez Jack Lowell
James Luisi Karl Lukas Ken Lynch —————

M

Henry/Harry Madden Charles Macaulay Arthur Malet Peggy Maley
Mickey Manners Andy Marten Eugene Martin Mazzola George Matthews
Charles Maxwell John Maxwell Asa Maynor Paul Mazursky
Lin McCarthy Frank McClue Tipp McClure Renny McEvoy
Don Megowan Joe Mell Diana Millay Denny Miller
Irving Mitchell Hans Moebus Robert Drew Morgan Gerald Mohr
Alberto Monte Joanna Moore Agnes Moorehead Gloria Moreland
Mike Morelli Michael Morgan Rex Morgan Sr. Ben Morris
Coco Morris Jeff Morrow Arnold Moss

N

Jo Carol Nadel Hal Needham George N. Neise Jay Nelson
Tommy Nolan Valora Noland Henry Norell Daniel Nϊρez

O

Jerry Oddo Maurice "Morry" Ogden Cliff Osmond Robert Osterloh
Ted Otis Ollie O’Toole ————— —————

P-Q

James Parnell Reg Parton Hank Patterson Lee Patrick
Steve Pendleton Ron Penfound Jack Perrin Vic Perrin
Jack Perkins Jack Perry Joseph Perry Michel Petit
Marilee Phelps William Phipps John Pickard Noam Pitlik
Edward Platt Preston Price ————— Joe Quinn

R

Edwin Rand Sue Randall John Rayborn Charles Reade
Rhodes Reason Waclaw Rekwart Darryl Richard Paul Richards
Steve Ritch Bartlett Robinson George Robotham Ziva Rodann
David M. Rodman Teddy Rooney Clark Ross Henry Rowland
Herman Rudin Richard Rust Glenn Ryle —————

S

Walter Sande Hugh Sanders Cosmo Sardo Phil Schumacher
Stefan Schnabel Sydna Scott Alexander Scourby Jack Searl
Sarah Selby Marian Seldes Victor Sen Yung Clint Sharp
Joan Shawlee Dan Sheridan Fred Sherman Eddie Little Sky
Martha Smith Pam Smith Duke Snider Tom Snyder (III)
Vladimir Sokoloff Olan Soule Arthur Space Douglas Spencer
Ted Stanhope Harry Dean Stanton Michael Stefani Rusty Stevens
Jim Stewart Brick Sullivan Frank Sully —————

T

Akim Tamiroff Ray Teal Pick Temple Dee J. Thompson
Larry Thor Mary Jo Tierney Les Tremayne Karen Sue Trent
Gene Tyburn David Tyrell ————— —————

V

Natividad Vacio Arlyne Varden
(Lampshire)
Betty Lou Varnum Warren Vanders Vanderschuit
Robert Vaughn June Vincent Sailor Vincent Murvyn Vye

W

Garry Walberg George Wallace Midge Ware Rick Warick
Steve Warren Robert Webber Jack Wells Adam West
Brad Weston Christine White Bob Whitney Grace Lee Whitney
Richard Whorf Frank Wilcox Guy Wilkerson George Willeford
Robert B. Williams Dick Wilson Jeanne Wood William Woodson
Stephen Wootton Dale Wright Harold Wright Than Wyenn

X-Y-Z

X Brands ————— Jeff York Jack Younger
————— Yuki ————— Bill Zuckert


*Thanks to Phillip Arnold for his help in giving these cowboys & gals their credit due!

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