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Thordsen appeared in two episodes of The Rifleman ―
Closer than a
Brother as Arthur M. Truelove, he was the big dude causing the trouble
in the saloon that lead to Micah giving up his badge ―
The Score is Even as
Andy, he's the cowboy who was supposed to kill Lucas and
Mark, but didn't.
motion picture and television actor of the 1950s through
1970s. He appeared in the classic 1962 drama To
Kill a Mockingbird and Shenandoah (1965) with
appeared in several Disney movies ― Muller in The
Misadventures of Merlin Jones ― Officer/Sgt. Carmody in
The Ugly Dachshund ― a Motorcycle Officer in
Blackbeard's Ghost ― Tiny / Mr. Horn / Johnson Man in
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color ― Sgt. Cassidy in
Now You See Him, Now You Don't.
He has one
of those familiar faces, but can't remember the name. He had
appeared in many TV Shows such as Gunsmoke ―
Lawman ― Maverick ― Bonanza ― Daniel
Boone ― The Traitor ― The Prodigal
The Big Valley ― The Virginian ― Cimarron
Strip just to name a few.
Kelly Thordsen was born in Deadwood, South
Dakota on January 19, 1917
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Birth name: Sherman Jess Thordsen
He died January 23, 1978 in Sun
Valley, California of cancer.
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