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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
This section of character actors is dedicated to each & everyone one of
character actors that
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.
― Alberto Monte
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Joanna Moore as Eleanor Claremont in Obituary.
Joanna Moore later appeared with
Chuck Connors in Cowboy in Africa.
appeared in more than eighty television and film roles.
She guest starred in several popular shows including Alfred
Hitchcock Presents ― Perry Mason ― Bewitched and The Real McCoys.
One of her more notable recurring roles was as Sheriff Andy
Taylor's love interest, Peggy "Peg" McMillan in four episodes of
The Andy Griffith Show from 1962 to 1963. Moore was a guest star
in television westerns like Wagon Train ― Gunsmoke ― The
Rebe, and The Virginian.
A few of her
movies were: Touch of Evil ― Ride a Crooked Trail ―
Walk on the Wild Side ― Follow That Dream ―
Son of Flubber ― The Man from Galveston ―
She was once married to Ryan O'Neal and is the Mother of Tatum and
Born: November 10, 193
in Parrott, Georgia
Died: November 22, 1997 in Indian Wells, California
Agnes Moorehead as Miss Bertie in
Alberta 'Bertie' Hoakam from Philadelphia. She's the old lady who
arrives in townhot on the trail of a notorious banditand the reward
money for capturing him.
This lady certainly needs no introduction. She is best known for her
role as Samantha's mother, Endora in Bewitched. She initially turned
down the role of Endora in Bewitched, but reconsidered when Elizabeth
Montgomery asked her in person, when they met in a department store. Moorehead joined the cast not expecting the show to last more than one
season - let alone become a long-running hit.
She won A Golden Globe for
Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte.
Did you see her
in this? I remember her in this movie. Excellent actress! How about her
performance in Wagon Train as Mary Halstead in 'The Mary Halstead
Story'? She did the voice of the goose in Charlotte's Web. Loved her in
The Singing Nun as Sister Cluny and was in The
She was called The Lavender Lady because she adored the color purple and
drove a lavender car and her home and dressing rooms were lavender, her
She was the first woman to co-host the Academy Awards (with Dick Powell)
Born: December 6, 1900 in Clinton, Massachuttes
Died: April 30, 1974 in Rochester, Minnasota
Following her death, she was interred at Dayton Memorial
Park in Dayton, Ohio.
Thanks wildwest for this information!
Gloria Moreland as the saloon girl in
Ladies of the Night
an actress, known for The Phantom Planet (1961),
The Rebel Set (1959) and Here Come the Jets
The Rifleman she appeared in The Rebel
(1961) ― Assignment: Underwater (1960) and
General Electric Theater (1959).
23, 1931 in San Diego, California
Morelli as a Townsman in
The Baby Sitter.
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out as a Townsman in the movie, The Oklahoma Kid (1939). He appeared in over fifty movies. He also appeared in several TV
Series: Here Come the Brides (1970) ― Night Gallery (1969) ―
It Takes a Thief (1968-1969) ― Mod Squad (1969) ― The Wild Wild
West (1968) ― Mission: Impossible (1968) ― Cimarron Strip
(1967-1968) ― The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964-1967) ― Hondo (1967)
― Death Valley Days ( 1963-1967) ― The Monkees (1967) ―
Lost in Space (1967) ― Batman (1966-1967) ― The Big Valley
(1966) ― I Spy (1965) ― Bonanza (1965) ― Rawhide (1964) ― The
Dakotas (1963) ― The Untouchables (1959-1963) ― Gunsmoke
(1962) ― Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series) ― The Lawless
Years (1959 - 1961) ― The Barbara Stanwyck Show (1961) ― Bat
Masterson (1961) ― The Twilight Zone (1960) ― Checkmate
(1960) ― Perry Mason (1960) ― Riverboat (1960) ― Johnny Staccato
(1960) ― The Rifleman (1959) ― Lawman (1959)
December 14, 1909 in New York
Died: August 14, 1976 (age 66) in Burbank, California (Heart
Michael Morgan as Injun Adams in
He has appeared in episodes of
Gunslinger The Westerner
Laramie Black Saddle Tombstone Territory U.S. Marshal
Family Theatre Telephone Time The Sheriff of Cochise
Frontier Schlitz Playhouse Zane Grey Theater
Mackenzie's Raiders Dragnet and The Gun That Won the West
was the only movie he did.
One Timer Only ― Index Page
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actors who have appeared on The Rifleman one time only
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Have you ever been watching TV or a movie and
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