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Gunsmoke Cast List

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Gunsmoke cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Gunsmoke 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 Gunsmoke stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Gunsmoke focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Gunsmoke that are on here as well.

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  • Amanda Blake1

    Amanda Blake

    Gunsmoke, The Edge of Night
    Amanda Blake (February 20, 1929 – August 16, 1989) was an American actress best known for the...  more
  • Andrew Prine2
    Andrew Lewis Prine (born February 14, 1936) is an American film, stage, and television actor....  more
  • Burt Reynolds3

    Burt Reynolds

    Gunsmoke, Evening Shade
    Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. (February 11, 1936 – September 6, 2018) was an American actor,...  more
  • Dennis Weaver4

    Dennis Weaver

    Gunsmoke, Centennial
    William Dennis Weaver (June 4, 1924 – February 24, 2006) was an American actor best known for...  more
  • Bette Davis5

    Bette Davis

    White Mama, Little Gloria... Happy at Last
    Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (; April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of...  more
  • Glenn Strange6

    Glenn Strange

    Gunsmoke, Judge Roy Bean
    George Glenn Strange (August 16, 1899 – September 20, 1973) was an American actor who mostly...  more
  • James Arness7

    James Arness

    Gunsmoke, How the West Was Won
    James Arness (born James King Aurness, May 26, 1923 – June 3, 2011) was an American actor,...  more
  • Ken Curtis8

    Ken Curtis

    Gunsmoke, Ripcord
    Ken Curtis (born Curtis Wain Gates, July 2, 1916 – April 28, 1991) was an American singer and...  more
  • Milburn Stone9
    Hugh Milburn Stone (July 5, 1904 – June 12, 1980) was an American actor, best known for his...  more
  • Roger Ewing10

    Roger Ewing

    Roger Ewing (born January 12, 1942) is a former actor originally from Los Angeles, California....  more
  • Christopher Knight11

    Christopher Knight

    The Brady Bunch, Another World
    Christopher Anton Knight (born November 7, 1957) is an American actor and businessman. He is...  more
  • Buck Taylor12

    Buck Taylor

    Gunsmoke, The Monroes
    Walter Clarence Taylor, III (born May 13, 1938), known as Buck Taylor, is an American actor...  more
  • Eric Braeden13

    Eric Braeden

    The Young and the Restless, The Rat Patrol
    Eric Braeden (born Hans-Jörg Gudegast; April 3, 1941) is a German-born American film and...  more
  • Fran Ryan14

    Fran Ryan

    Green Acres, Hong Kong Phooey
    Fran Mary Ryan (November 29, 1916 – January 15, 2000) was an American character actress...  more
  • Hank Patterson15

    Hank Patterson

    Green Acres, The New Adventures of Spin and Marty
    Hank Patterson (born Elmer Calvin Patterson; October 9, 1888 – August 23, 1975) was an...  more
  • Joan Van Ark16

    Joan Van Ark

    Knots Landing, McMillan & Wife
    Joan Van Ark (born June 16, 1943) is an American actress, known for her role as Valene Ewing...  more
  • Jodie Foster17

    Jodie Foster

    The Addams Family, The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan
    Alicia Christian "Jodie" Foster (born November 19, 1962) is an American actress, director, and...  more
  • John Wayne18

    John Wayne

    Producers' Showcase, Running Hollywood
    Marion Mitchell Morrison (born Marion Robert Morrison; May 26, 1907 – June 11, 1979), known...  more
  • June Lockhart19

    June Lockhart

    Lost in Space, The Greatest American Hero
    June Lockhart (born June 25, 1925) is an American actress, primarily in 1950s and 1960s...  more
  • Kurt Russell20

    Kurt Russell

    Stargate, Elvis
    Kurt Vogel Russell (born March 17, 1951) is an American actor. He began acting on television...  more
  • Lee Majors21

    Lee Majors

    The Six Million Dollar Man, The Big Valley
    Lee Majors (born Harvey Lee Yeary; April 23, 1939) is an American film, television and voice...  more
  • Lee Van Cleef22

    Lee Van Cleef

    Schlitz Playhouse of Stars, The Master
    Clarence Leroy Van Cleef Jr. (January 9, 1925 – December 16, 1989), was an American actor best...  more
  • Martin Landau23

    Martin Landau

    Mission: Impossible, Buffalo Bill
    Martin James Landau (; June 20, 1928 – July 15, 2017) was an American actor, acting coach,...  more
  • Ron Howard24

    Ron Howard

    Arrested Development, Happy Days
    Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954) is an American filmmaker and actor. Howard first...  more
  • Roy Roberts25

    Roy Roberts

    McHale's Navy, The Lucy Show
    Roy Roberts (born Roy Barnes Jones, March 19, 1906 – May 28, 1975) was an American character...  more