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This is a list of character actors whose last name ending in the letter D 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 actors.
This section of character actors is dedicated to each & everyone one of the 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.

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Edgar Dearing ― Galvan DeLeon
Lincoln Demyan ― Jaye Durkus
 Jeff Daley ― Linda Dangcil
Christopher Dark ― Richard Deacon
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Edgar Dearing as Justice of the Peace in Shivaree.
Although we never see his face, I did get a clip from The Range Rider / Bad Medicine as Sheriff Clark.

He has forty years and three-hundred and forty-eight credits to his name.

Dearing was an American actor who became heavily type cast as a motorcycle cop in Hollywood films.
He was Hollywood's most familiar Motorcycle policeman in the 1930's and 40's.Appeared in many comedies, some with Laurel & Hardy. His most memorable film role was (as a Motorcycle cop!) in their classic silent short Two Tars (1928). It's been said Dearing was a motorcycle cop in real life before he started acting.

Born: May 4, 1893, Ceres, California
Died: August 17, 1974, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California
 


Ted de Corsia as Waggoner in The Young Englishman. 
He was the cowboy who used his whip on Lucas.

He has over tenty five years and two-hundred credits to his name.

Ted de Corsia was an American radio, film, and television actor best remembered for his role as a gangster who turned state's evidence in the film The Enforcer (1951).

In the late 1950s and 1960s, he appeared in a number of television series, mostly westerns. He was featured on three episodes of the CBS courtroom drama series Perry Mason. Other television appearances included The Californians ― Sugarfoot Jefferson Drum Richard Diamond Private Detective Frontier Doctor Mackenzie's Raiders Riverboat Tate The Twilight Zone Lawman Stoney Burke Rawhide Daniel Boone Gunsmoke The Dakotas I Dream of Jeannie Get Smart, Zane Grey Theater and The Outer Limits.

Born: September 29, 1903, Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Died: April 11, 1973, Encino, Los Angeles, California

Be sure and checkout Robert Wise: The Motion Pictures by Joe Jordan.
Robert Earl Wise (September 10, 1914 – September 14, 2005) was an American film director, producer and editor.
What a great book about Robert Wise's movies career and the legacy he left behind.
Also included in this book is Ted de Corsia and many other great interviews.
 


Gloria DeHaven as Lillian Halstead in Eddie’s Daughter.

 She is an American actress, singer and a former contract star for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. She is one of the last surviving stars from the Golden Age of Hollywood.

Besides being cast as a singer in many of her films, DeHaven sang with the bands of Jan Savitt and Bob Crosby and at one time had her own nightclub act.

She appeared with Chuck in Banjo Hackett: Roamin' Free (1976).

DeHaven also appeared as a regular in the television series and soap operas Ryan's Hope ― As the World Turns ― Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman, besides several other TV shows, The Guy Mitchell Show ― Johnny Ringo ― Wagon Train ― The Lloyd Bridges Show― Marcus Welby, M.D. ― Gunsmoke ― Mannix ― The Eddie Capra Mysteries ― Fantasy Island ― Hart to Hart ― The Love Boat ― Mama's Family ― Highway to Heaven ― Murder, She Wrote and Touched by an Angel.

 She was in show business since she was a child. She was once married to actor John Payne.

Born: July 23, 1925 (age 90), Los Angeles, California
Died: July 30, 2016 (age 91) in Las Vegas, Nevada
 


Galvan DeLeon as Guitar Player in New Orleans Menace.

This episode & the movie South Pacific, which he played a sub chief is all I could find on him.

Sadly no credit given for either one.

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