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This is a list of character actors whose last name ending in the letter O 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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Jerry Oddo ― Robert Osterloh
Ted Otis ― Ollie O'Toole
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Jerry Oddo as Schuette in 'New Orleans Menace'

A list of his TV Show appearances are: Bonanza — Disneyland — Follow The Sun — M Squad — One Step Beyond — Perry Mason — Sky King — Surfside 6 — The Californians — The Lawless Years — The Roaring 20's — The Untouchables — Zane Grey Theater — Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color — Zorro.

Some of his movie credits are: From Hell To Texas (1958)Copper Sky (1957)3:10 to Yuma (1957).

Born: October 7, 1919 in New York, New York
Died: October 5, 2003 (age 83) in Brunswick, Georgia


Maurice "Morry" Ogden as Gunslinger in Saloon in 'The Spiked Rifle'

Maurice "Morry" Ogden acting and stunt career began in 1949 when was hired as a stuntman for the western film Border Fence. He worked in many western movies and TV series in the 1950s and 1960s, and frequently was John Wayne's stunt double because the two actors shared similar physical characteristics.

After he retired from Hollywood, he settled in Sabinal, Texas and married. He worked as a restaurateur, construction company owner, and car dealer. M&O Construction, the construction company that he founded in Sabinal, built several well-known buildings in Southwest Texas, including the Brackettville Public Library and the Sabinal Bank.

Morry was a member of the Stuntmen's Association and Screen Actor's Guild.

Born: June 5, 1924 in Oklahoma
Died: June 27, 2000 (age 76) in Sabinal, Texas



Cliff Osmond as Lafayette Blye 'None so Blind'
He is the blind man with an acute sense of hearing — and a very strong grip!
He and John Davis Chandler was known to have said that The Rifleman was one of the well organize sets he had worked on.

 The Rifleman was Osmond's television debut. He appeared in Cowboy in Africa with Chuck Connors and in Arrest and Trial.
His acting career spanned over thirty years and he appeared in many TV Shows: The Dakotas ― Twilight Zone ― Dr. Kildare ― The Untouchables ― Have Gun Will Travel ― Wagon Train ― 77 Sunset Strip ― Batman ― The Flying Nun ― The Rogues ― Larado ― Shane ― Chips ― Hart to Hart ― Ironside ― Matt Houston ― Knight Rider ― Gunsmoke ― McMillan & Wife ― The Six Million Dollar Man ― All in the Family ― The Bob Newhart Show ― Kojak and Murder, She Wrote.

His first film role was an uncredited bit in the Western epic How the West Was Won. He made his last screen appearance in the 1996 film For Which He Stands.

He was also an occasional producer, director and writer who was nominated for a WGA Award for penning an episode of The Streets of San Francisco.

Osmond also did stage work, drawing awards for appearances in Berthold Brecht’s Baal at UCLA and in George Bernard Shaw’s You Never Can Tell in Chicago.
He majored in English at Dartmouth and earned an MBA from UCLA. He also did graduate work in theater history at UCLA.

A longstanding drama teacher in Los Angeles, San Francisco and nationwide, he has operated his own scene study studios for decades and has taught over 20,000 students at last count. He also lectures and conducts acting seminars throughout the US.

Born: February 26, 1937, Jersey City, NJ
Died: December 22, 2012, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, CA



Robert Osterloh as Walt Durkins in 'A Time for Singing'


His acting career lasted over twenty years beginning with a movie Incident in 1948. His last appearance was in 1972 in
Hec Ramsey.

He appeared in films like The Doolins of Oklahoma (1949) ― White Heat (1949) ― Gun Crazy (1950) ― The Great Missouri Raid (1951) and The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951).

 His TV appearances are Rebound ― You Are There ― The Whistler ― Seven Angry Men ― Invasion of the Body Snatchers ― TV Reader's Digest ― Crusader ― Cavalcade of America ― Baby Face Nelson ― Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre ― Gunsmoke ― Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond ― Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse ― The Untouchables ― Perry Mason ― Bonanza ― Inherit the Wind ― The Deputy ― Tales of Wells Fargo ― Wagon Train ― The Outer Limits ― Young Dillinger ― The Legend of Jesse James ― The Invaders ― The F.B.I. ― Rosemary's Baby and Ironside.

Born: May 31, 1918 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died: April 16, 2001 (age 82) in Los Osos, California

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