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This is a list of character actors whose last name ending in
the letter B 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
of character actors is dedicated to each & everyone one of the
actors that appeared on
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.
Brad Brown as one of the gang members in
Actor | Stunts
He appeared in three
TV Series ― Meet Corliss Archer (1954)
The Rifleman (1960)
He appeared in sixteen movies such as The Nutty Professor (1963)
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
Inherit the Wind (1960)
A Private's Affair (1959)
The Young Philadelphians (1959)
The Geisha Boy (1958)
The Hunters (1958)
Les Girls (1957)
The Giant Claw (1957)
Not as a Stranger (1955)
The Silver Chalice (1954)
The Egyptian (1954)
*Thanks to Phillip
Arnold for giving this cowboy his credit due!
Joe Brown played Jake
in The Mescalero Curse. He's was one the guys who worked for Lucas
rounding up steers. He's the one who had been drugged with Jimson weed
Joe has appeared in shows such as
— Nichols (1971) — Never
Mind the Buzzcocks (2004) — The Best of the Post (1960).
Thomas Brown played the Sheriff of Lordsburg in
Now I know you've seen this guy
before. He has appeared in many of the classic westerns and great show
of the 50's - 60's & 70's. He dates back as far as 1924 when he started
in the show business. He was a regular on Gunsmoke as Ed
O'Connor - a rancher from 1968-1972. He also appeared on General
Hospital as Al Weeks #2 from 1963-1965, 1970-1974 and Days of
Our Lives as Nathan Curtis from 1975-1976.
January 6, 1913 in New York City, New York
Died: June 3, 1990 (age 77) in Woodland Hills, Los
Argentina Brunnetti played Mrs. Ramirez
in Guilty Conscience.
She was the lady that cut
Leon's corset for her.
She played Filomena Soltini (1985-1987) in the soap
Hospital. She was placed under contract to MGM pictures and began
dubbing the voices of Jeanette MacDonald and Norma Shearer in Italian.
She was in the classic It's a Wonderful Life as Mrs. Martini.
August 31, 1907, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: December 20, 2005, Rome, Italy
Robert Burton appeared
as Doc Burrage. What do we have here????? Another Doc Burrage?
There were two doctors before Doc Burrage although neither of them were
ever named or given credit. Those two episodes were The
Sharpshooter and The Marshal. In End of a Young
Lucas told Hank he would go get Doc Sedley? Doc Burrage was first
introduced to The Rifleman in The Pet.
Doc Burrage was a regular character ~ how many different actors played
Burrage? Can you name them?
he began acting late in life and his career spanned just ten
years and one hundred and sixty-three credits, he sure was
Born: August 13, 1895 in Eastman, Georgia
Died: September 29, 1962 (age 67) in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles,
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Have you ever been watching TV or a movie and wondered who is that guy?
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