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

Vic Perrin ― Michael Petit
Marilee Phelps ― Noam Pitlik
Edward Platt ― Preston Price

James Parnell ― Lee Patrick
Steve Pendleton ― Jack Perrin
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Vic Perrin as Osborne in The Mind Reader.
  Vic Perrin as Ed Osborne.  He was the one who was stealing the booze in back of the Last Chance and also witnessed the murder.

Vic Perrin was a actor, announcer and voice-over artist and occasionally wrote scripts for television. His career spanned forty-six years.
He is best remembered for having provided the "Control Voice" in the original version of the television series
The Outer Limits
The Outer Limits Control Voice

Graduated from the University of Wisconsin before working for ABC radio. Began his show business career doing radio work in his native Wisconsin during the 1940s and 1950s. He also did several episodes for Gunsmoke (CBS Radio series 1952-1961) and wrote at least one script for that show.

One of his first TV roles was in a 1953 episode of Adventures of Superman titled The Golden Vulture, where he played a hapless sailor on board a freighter run by a self-styled pirate. One of his greatest voiceovers, and a true legacy, is that his is the voice used on the AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) used all over the nation to save lives. On camera, Perrin played minor character roles on numerous TV series in the 1950s and 1960s including Dragnet ― Gunsmoke ― Have Gun Will Travel, The Untouchables, Mannix and Mission: Impossible. He was a regular voice-over in the original Jonny Quest cartoon series (as the voice of Dr. Zin and other villains). He voiced the villain, The Gimmick, in an episode of Blue Falcon.

Narrator for Sergeant Preston of the Yukon (TV Series 1955-1958)

Provided the original voice for Spaceship Earth at Walt Disney World's EPCOT.

Born: April 26, 1916, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Died: July 4, 1989, Los Angeles, California

Jack Perry as a Townsmen in The Challenge.

Jack Perry's career spanned over thirty years, with one and seventy-three movies and eighteen TV Series.
He is known for his work on The Garden of Eatin' (1929) ― Celebrity (1928) ― Doomed to Win (1931).

Born: Anthony Perry
March 7, 1895 in Nicastro, Catanzaro, Calabria, Italy
Died: October 7, 1971 (age 76) in Los Angeles, California

*Thanks to Phillip Arnold for giving Jack Perry his credit due!

Joseph Perry as Tanner in The Illustrator.
Joseph Perry played Tanner. He was Ben Travis' friend.
He also appeared with Chuck in Branded - A Taste of Poison.

Joseph Perry's career spanned almost half a century. He studied acting at UCLA and got his start on television with the Chevron Hall of Stars in 1956. Perry appeared in over 150 separate productions over the course of his lifetime. In the late 1950s and early '60s, Perry appeared in several TV Westerns including Zane Grey Theater ― Rawhide ― Wanted Dead or Alive ― Bonanza ― Death Valley Days ― Daniel Boone and The Guns of Will Sonnett.

Perry appeared on The F.B.I. and would go on to appear in six more. He had a supporting role in the 1977 Gene Hackman thriller, The Domino Principle, his first major film. Perry continued as a character actor into the '80s, appearing on shows like the cop comedy Barney MillerNight Court and MacGyver.

It was on the series Everybody Loves Raymond that he got his biggest break, when he gained the role of Nemo, a pizza restaurant owner. He started playing the role in 1998 and it lasted until his death in early 2000. His character's last appearance in Everybody Loves Raymond was shown posthumously when his restaurant got bought out. Nemo's last two appearances were played by Robert Ruth.

Born: February 13, 1931, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died: February 23, 2000, Burbank, California


Michel Petit as Charles as the young Prince in The Princess.

He also appeared with Chuck in an episode from Branded - The Bar Sinister.

Michael Petit, a child actor got his start in Goodyear Theatre,1959 TV Series . He later went on to do The Andy Griffith Show ― The Munsters ― The Man From U.N.C.L.E. ― Rawhide ― Gunsmoke ― Mr. Novak ― Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea ― Bonanza ― Dr. Kildare ― The Fugitive ― The Travels of Jamie McPheeters ― Combat! Grindl The Beverly Hillbillies The DuPont Show With June Allyson Ripcord.

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