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This is a list of character actors whose last name ending in the letter F 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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James Franciscus ― Lance Fuller
Hampton Fancher ― Frank Ferguson
Jimmy Fields ― Duke Fishman
James Flavin ― Michael Forrest
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James Franciscus as Phillip Simmons in The Legacy.

Actor | Producer | Writer
His acting career spans over twenty-five years and seventy-six credits to his name.

He is best known for his work in television, including Naked City (1958) ― The Investigators (1961)Mr. Novak (1963) Longstreet (1971). He also made numerous guest appearances in other popular television programs, starred in n umerous television movies, and appeared in numerous feature films. In the mid 1980s, he turned his attention to screen writing. As co-founder of Omnibus Productions, he produced many classic films, such as Heidi (1968), Jane Eyre (1970) David Copperfield (1986)  ― Kidnapped (1987)  ― The Red Pony (1973). 

He as the first choice to play Dr. Kildare in the 1961 TV series, but he was committed to another series that never happened. The producers went with Richard Chamberlain.
He was cast as Brent in Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970) because of his resemblance to Charlton Heston, star of Planet of the Apes (1968).

He appeared on the TV Series Hunter as a regular.

Born: January 31, 1934 in Clayton, Missouri
Died: July 8, 1991 (age 57) in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
 


Charles E. Fredericks as Steve in The Boarding House.

He appeared with Chuck Connors in Branded (1965) Price of a Name Arrest and Trial (1963).

His acting career spans fifteen years and eighty-three credits to his name.

He was known for his career in B-Western movies and television Westerns during the 1950s and 1960s.

Born: September 5, 1918, Columbus, Mississippi
Died: May 14, 1970, Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California



John Fujioka/John Mamo as Hikaru Yamanaka.....Imperial Lord.....fifth warrior of the Samurai.....sixteenth cousin in the family of his Imperial Highness..... emperor Japan in The Sixteenth Cousin

His acting career spans over forty years and ninety-six credits to his name.

He is a Hawaiian-born actor of Japanese descent who has enjoyed playing various Japanese characters in film and television since the early 1960s.

He is best known for his work in the movies Steel Dawn (1987) ― Mortal Kombat (1995) ― Pearl Harbor (2001).

Taught in the public schools in Hawaii.

Birth: June 29, 1925, Olaa, Hawaii



Lance Fuller as Earl Battle in The Sister.

 His acting career spans over thirty years and fifty-nine credits to his name.

Lance Fuller was a contract actor for most of the 1950s with Universal-International.

His first movie was Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943) as a Vasarian Villager ― He was a Chorus Boy in Singin' in the Rain (1952).

He appeared with Joan Taylor in Girls in Prison (1956) and Apache Woman (1966).

Born: December 6, 1928, Somerset, Kentucky
Died: December 22, 2001, Los Angeles, California

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