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This is a list of character actors whose last name ending in the letter M 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.

Henry/Harry Madden ― Arthur Malet
Mickey Manners
George Matthews
Charles Maxwell ― Paul Mazursky
Lin McCarthy ― Renny McEvoy
Don Megowan
Denny Miller
Irving Mitchell
Alberto Monte
Joanna Moore
Michael Morgan
Rex Morgan Sr.
Jeff Morrow
Arnold Moss
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Henry Madden as Hal Spencer in Squeeze Play.

Charles Macaulay as Sloan in Sheer Terror.

He was the man in charge.

Charles Macaulay appeared with Chuck in Arrest & Trial.

Macaulay, an actor and director who was prominent in legitimate theater but is best remembered for his role as a the prosecutor facing Perry Mason in six of Raymond Burr's Perry Mason movies and one as a judge in Perry Mason Returns in 1985.
William Talman played the frustrated Dist. Atty. Hamilton Burger in the original 1957-65 Perry Mason television series. But Macaulay assumed the role for a group of television movies in the 1980s and early 1990s.
He also appeared on Ironside several times.
Macaulay started acting in 1961 with his first appearance being The Rifleman. His acting career spanned thirty-two years and he appeared in about 200 television shows.

Macaulay's most prestigious work was on the stage, he trained at London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. Upon graduation, he won the First Judges Medal and notes of congratulation on his performance in The Heiress from the eminent British actors John Mills and John Gielgud.

The actor taught at the USC School of Theater from 1986 to 1992 and directed six student productions.

Born: September 26, 1927 in Louisville, Kentucky
Died: August 13, 1999 in Healdsburg, California

Peggy Maley as Liz in The Boarding House.

At 18 she was named "Miss Atlantic City." She never wore a larger crown, but one year later she was a New York "chorine," noted for her resemblance to Lana Turner.

Maley was in the Broadway productions of I Gotta Get Out (1947) and Joy to the World (1948).

He acting career spanned almost twenty years.

Peggy is best remembered as Mildred in The Wild One, she delivered one of the most famous set-up lines in film history: "Hey, Johnny, what're you rebelling against?" she asked Marlon Brando.

Born: June 8, 1926 (age 89), Pottsville, Pennsylvania

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Arthur Malet as Jeremy Pennebroke in Sporting Chance.
He was the man who came to North Fork to challenge The Rifleman.

He was an English supporting actor of stage and screen, in the U.S. from the mid-1950's. Tended to play characters older than his own age. Won two Drama Desk Awards in 1957.

He played undertaker Ted Ulam in the1967 film In the Heat of the Night, and Joe Fenwick in a 1972 episode of Columbo. He went on to play a village elder in Mel Brooks's Young Frankenstein in 1974, the graveyard keeper in John Carpenter's Halloween in 1978, a houseman in the 1984 film Oh God, You Devil, and Tootles in 1991's Hook after the original choice, Richard Attenborough, decline the role as he was busy directing Chaplin (1992).

His appearances on television included episodes of The Donna Reed Show ― Adventures in Paradise ― The Alfred Hitchcock Hour ― Bewitched ― Perry Mason  ― The Andy Griffith Show. In 1995 he portrayed Charles Randolph in A Little Princess. In 1997, he did voice work in Anastasia. He voiced the character of Mr. Ages"in The Secret of NIMH in 1982 and reprised the role in The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue in 1998.

Years active 1956 1998. He had a recurring role on Dallas (TV Series - 1981 - 1990) and Casablanca (TV Series - 1983).and was a regular on Easy Street (TV Series - 1986 - 1987)

Born: September 24 1927 in Lee-on-Solent, England, United Kingdom
Died: May 18, 2013 (aged 85) in Santa Monica, California

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