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Little House on the Prairie Cast List

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

Jason Bateman and Shannen Doherty are included on this list, along with many more.

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Alison Arngrim is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
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Alison Margaret Arngrim (born January 08, 1963) is a Canadian-American actress and author. Beginning her television career at the age of twelve, Arngrim is a Young Artist Award–Former Child Star ...more
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Allison Balson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Allison Balson (born November 19, 1969) is an American actress, who is also a published singer and songwriter. Her best-known role was that of Nancy Oleson on the Little House on the Prairie ...more
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Cameron Bancroft is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
The Cape, Little House on the Prairie, Kraft Hockeyville
Cameron Timothy Bancroft (born 19 November 1992) is an Australian cricketer, currently contracted to Western Australia in Australian first class cricket, County Durham in English first class ...more
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Dabbs Greer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie, Hank, Maybe It's Me
Robert William "Dabbs" Greer (April 2, 1917 – April 28, 2007) was an American actor who performed many diverse supporting roles in film and television for over 50 years. With hundreds ...more
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Bonnie Bartlett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
St. Elsewhere, Love of Life
Bonnie Bartlett (born June 20, 1929) is an American television and film actress. Her career spans over 60 years, with her first major role being on a 1950s daytime drama, Love of Life. She is ...more
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Danielle Chuchran is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie
Danielle Ryan Chuchran (born June 9, 1993) is an American actress, having appeared in films since 2001. She starred in the Christmas film Christmas for a Dollar as Verma and starred in the 2007 ...more
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Dean Butler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie, The New Gidget
Dean Butler (born May 20, 1956) is a Canadian-American movie and television actor and producer of entertainment, sports and documentary programming.
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Gregory Sporleder is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie, 1775
Gregory Sporleder is an American actor notable for playing military men in films such as The Rock, Black Hawk Down and Renaissance Man, as well as Calvin Norris in the HBO series True Blood.
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Brenda Lea Turnbaugh is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
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Jason Bateman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Arrested Development, Little House on the Prairie, The Hogan Family
Jason Kent Bateman (born January 14, 1969) is an American actor, director, and producer. He began acting on television in the early 1980s on Little House on the Prairie, Silver Spoons, and The ...more
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Jonathan Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie
Jonathan J. Gilbert (born April 28, 1967) is an American former television and film actor. He is now a stockbroker.
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Charlotte Stewart is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie
Charlotte Stewart (born February 27, 1941) is an American film and television actress.
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Karen Grassle is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie
Karen Trust Grassle (born February 25, 1942) is an American actress, known for her role as Caroline Ingalls, the wife of Michael Landon's character and the mother of Melissa Sue Anderson’s and ...more
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Katherine MacGregor is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie
Katherine "Scottie" MacGregor (born Dorlee Deane McGregor; January 12, 1925 – November 14, 2018) was an American actress, best known for her role as Harriet Oleson in Little House on
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Kevin Hagen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie, Vanished (1971), Yancy Derringer
Kevin Hagen (April 3, 1928 – July 9, 2005) was an American actor best known for his role as Dr. Hiram Baker on NBC's Little House on the Prairie.
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Kyle Chavarria is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
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Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House on the Prairie is a 2005 family western television miniseries directed by David L. Cunningham. It is a six-part adaptation of children's novels Little House ...more
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Linwood Boomer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie
Linwood Boomer (born October 9, 1955) is a Canadian-American television producer, writer, and former actor. He is known for playing the role of Adam Kendall on the drama Little House on the ...more
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David Friedman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
David Friedman (born June 10, 1973) is a former American child actor of the 1980s. Friedman is known for his role as Jason Carter in the Michael Landon TV series Little House on the Prairie. He ...more
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Matthew Laborteaux is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie, The Red Hand Gang, Whiz Kids
Matthew Charles Labyorteaux (born December 8, 1966) is an American film, television and voice actor. In many of his credits, his last name is spelled as "Laborteaux". He is also ...more
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Melissa Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie, Stand By Your Man, Sweet Justice
Melissa Ellen Gilbert (born May 8, 1964) is an American actress and television director. Gilbert began her career as a child actress in the late 1960s, appearing in numerous commercials and ...more
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Melissa Sue Anderson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
X-Men, Little House on the Prairie
Melissa Sue Anderson (born September 26, 1962) is an American-Canadian actress. She began her career as a child actress after appearing in several commercials in Los Angeles. Anderson is known ...more
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Don Knight is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Code Name: Diamond Head, The Immortal
Donald Knight (16 February 1933 – 18 August 1997) was an English-born film, television and stage actor. He worked largely in the United States, and often played tough guys.
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Merlin Olsen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Little House on the Prairie, Father Murphy, Aaron's Way
Merlin Jay Olsen (; September 15, 1940 – March 11, 2010) was an American football player, announcer, and actor. He played his entire 15-year professional football career in National Football ...more
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Michael Landon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Bonanza, Little House on the Prairie, Highway to Heaven
Michael Landon (born Eugene Maurice Orowitz; October 31, 1936 – July 1, 1991) was an American actor, writer, director, and producer. He is known for his roles as Little Joe Cartwright in Bonanza ...more
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Hersha Parady is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Little House on the Prairie Cast List
Hersha Parady (born May 25, 1945 in Ohio) is an American actress best known for her role of Alice Garvey in Little House on the Prairie.