Bonanza Cast List

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Bonanza cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Bonanza main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Bonanza stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Bonanza focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Bonanza that are on here as well.

Examples of items on this list include Ron Howard and Joan Van Ark

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Bonanza?" or "Who starred on Bonanza?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

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Bing Russell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Bing Russell was an American actor and baseball club owner. He was the father of Golden Globe-nominated actor Kurt Russell and grandfather of ex-major league baseball player Matt Franco.
Dan Blocker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Bonanza, The Restless Gun, Cimarron City
Dan Blocker was an American television actor and Korean War veteran. He is best remembered for his role as Hoss Cartwright in the NBC western television series Bonanza.
David Canary is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Bonanza, All My Children, Another World
David Hoyt Canary is an American actor, who starred in both soap operas and prime time television. He is best known for his roles as the ranch foreman, Candy Canaday on Bonanza and identical ...more
Lorne Greene is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Bonanza, Roots, Battlestar Galactica
Lyon Himan Green, OC, better known by the stage name Lorne Greene, was a Canadian actor and musician. His television roles include Ben Cartwright on the western Bonanza, and Commander Adama in ...more
Michael Landon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Bonanza, Little House on the Prairie, Highway to Heaven
Michael Landon (October 31, 1936 – July 1, 1991) was an American actor, writer, director, and producer, who starred in three popular NBC TV series that spanned three decades. He is widely known ...more
Guy Williams is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Lost in Space, Zorro
Guy Williams was an American actor and former fashion model, who played swashbuckling action heroes in the 1950s and 1960s, but never quite achieved movie-star status despite his appearance and ...more
Joan Van Ark is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Knots Landing, McMillan & Wife, Thundarr the Barbarian
Joan Van Ark is an American actress, most notable for her role as Valene Ewing in the primetime soap opera Knots Landing. A life member of The Actors Studio, she has also received a Theatre ...more
Pernell Roberts is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Bonanza, Trapper John, M.D.
Pernell Elven Roberts, Jr. was an American stage, film and television actor, as well as a singer. In addition to guest starring in over 60 television series, he was best known for his roles as ...more
Ray Teal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Bonanza, Where's Raymond?
Ray Teal was an American actor who appeared in more than 250 movies and some 90 television programs in his 37-year career. His longest-running role was as Sheriff Roy Coffee on NBC's western ...more
Tim Matheson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Hart of Dixie, Bonanza, Jonny Quest
Tim Matheson is an American actor, director and producer. He is perhaps best known for his portrayal of the smooth-talking Eric "Otter" Stratton in the 1978 comedy National Lampoon's ...more
Victor Sen Yung is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Victor Sen Yung was an American character actor. He was born in San Francisco, California, to Gum Yung Sen and his first wife, both immigrants from China. When his mother died during the flu ...more
Mitch Vogel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Mitch Vogel is an American former child actor. Beginning his professional acting career at the age of ten, Vogel is perhaps best known for his role as the red-headed orphan, Jamie ...more
Lou Frizzell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Bonanza, The New Land
Lou Frizzell was an actor.
Christine White is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Bonanza, Perry Mason, The Untouchables
Christine Lamson White was an American actress, most noted for her role in the television show Twilight Zone episode "Nightmare at 20,000 Feet".
Ron Howard is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Arrested Development, Happy Days, The Andy Griffith Show
Ronald William "Ron" Howard is an American film director, producer and actor. He came to prominence playing Opie Taylor in the sitcom The Andy Griffith Show for eight years, and later ...more
Sandy Duncan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Roots, My Little Pony, The Hogan Family
Sandra Kay "Sandy" Duncan is an American singer, dancer, comedienne and actress of stage and television, recognized through a blonde, pixie cut hairstyle and perky demeanor. She is ...more
Stefanie Powers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Bonanza Cast List
Hart to Hart, McMillan & Wife, Banacek
Stefanie Powers is an American film and television actress best known for her role as Jennifer Hart in the 1980s television series Hart to Hart.
Suzanne Pleshette is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Bonanza Cast List
The Bob Newhart Show, G.I. Joe: Sigma 6, Good Morning
Suzanne Pleshette was an American actress and voice actress. After beginning her career in the theatre, she began appearing in films in the early 1960s, such as Rome Adventure and Alfred ...more
Zsa Zsa Gábor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Bonanza Cast List
The Life of Riley, Supertrain, General Electric Theater
Zsa Zsa Gabor is a Hungarian-born American actress and socialite. Gabor began her stage career in Vienna and was crowned Miss Hungary in 1936. She emigrated to the United States in 1941 and ...more