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Charles Watts

Charles Watts - The Rifleman

Charles Watts appeared in three episode of The Rifleman 'Panic' as Maury Cass, he was the man who tricked Mark into telling him about the yellow fever ― 'The Brother-in-law' as Alvah Kemper, he was the one who offered Johnny $100 in prize money if he could stay on Lucifer― 'The Mescalero Curse' as Joe Beaseley, he was the man who was witnessed the drunk get run down by Juan Mogollan while coming out of the saloon.

Charles Watts was a graduate of Vanderbilt University, Peabody College and Feagin School of Dramatic Arts in New York City.

Taught Business law and Drama at Chattanooga High School, Chattanooga, Tennessee 1937-1938.

His motion pictures career included roles in An Affair to Remember The Big Circus Days of Wine and Roses Baby the Rain Must Fall Giant ― Wheeler Dealers.

On stage he appeared in such hits as Music Man ― Bell, Book and Candle ― The Seven Year Itch including many more.

During World War II, Watts was named "Mr. Hollywood" by the USO in recognition for his tours over seas.  He was said to be the first entertainer to perform on the off-shore islands between Formosa and the Chinese mainland and was made an honorary member of the nationalist China Air Force for his bravery.

As active on television as he was in movies, he was in everything from The Lone Ranger to Dennis the Menace.  

Charles Watts was born October 30, 1912 in Clarksville, Tennessee
He died December 13 1966 in Nashville, Tennessee

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