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The Virginian Cast List

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

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Bette Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Virginian Cast List
White Mama, Little Gloria... Happy at Last, Strangers: The Story of a Mother and Daughter
Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (; April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television, and theater. With a career spanning 60 years, she is regarded as one of ...more
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Charles Bickford is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Virginian, The Man Behind the Badge
Charles Ambrose Bickford (January 1, 1891 – November 9, 1967) was an American actor best known for his supporting roles. He was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Supporting ...more
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Clu Gulager is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Virginian Cast List
Clu Gulager The Virginian, Project Greenlight, Harold Robbins' The Survivors
William Martin "Clu" Gulager (born November 16, 1928) is an American television and film actor and director. He first became known for his work in television, appearing in the ...more
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David Hartman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Virginian, Good Morning America, Lucas Tanner
David Downs Hartman (born May 19, 1935) is an American journalist and media host who began his media career as an actor. He currently anchors and hosts documentary programs on cable TV's History ...more
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Doug McClure is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Virginian Cast List
Doug McClure The Virginian, Out of This World, Search
Douglas Osborne McClure (May 11, 1935 – February 5, 1995) was an American actor whose career in film and television extended from the 1950s to the 1990s. He is best known for his role as the ...more
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James Drury is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Virginian, Firehouse
James Child Drury Jr. (born April 18, 1934), is an American actor best known for his success in playing the title role in the 90-minute weekly Western television series The Virginian, broadcast ...more
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Jeanette Nolan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Virginian Cast List
I Spy, The Virginian, Hotel de Paree
Jeanette Nolan (December 30, 1911 – June 5, 1998) was an American actress. Nominated for four Emmy Awards, she had roles in the television series The Virginian (1962–1971) and Dirty Sally ...more
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John McIntire is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Americans, The Virginian, Wagon Train
John Herrick McIntire (June 27, 1907 – January 30, 1991) was an American character actor who appeared in 65 theatrical films and many more television series. McIntire is well known for having ...more
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Lee J. Cobb is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Virginian, Playhouse 90, The Young Lawyers
Lee J. Cobb (born Leo Jacoby, December 8, 1911 – February 11, 1976) was an American actor. He is best known for his performances in On the Waterfront (1954), 12 Angry Men (1957), and The ...more
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Lee Majors is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Six Million Dollar Man, The Big Valley, The Fall Guy
Lee Majors (born Harvey Lee Yeary; April 23, 1939) is an American film, television and voice actor. Majors is best known for portraying the characters of Heath Barkley in the American television ...more
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George C. Scott is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Virginian Cast List
A Christmas Carol, Mr. President, New York News
George Campbell Scott (October 18, 1927 – September 22, 1999) was an American stage and film actor, director and producer. He was best known for his stage work, as well as his portrayal of ...more
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Roberta Shore is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Mickey Mouse Club, The Virginian, Walt Disney Presents: Annette
Roberta Jymme Schourop (born April 7, 1943, Monterey Park, California), better known as Roberta Shore, is a retired American actress and performer.
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Stewart Granger is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Virginian Cast List
Stewart Granger The Virginian
Stewart Granger (born James Lablache Stewart; 6 May 1913 – 16 August 1993) was an English film actor, mainly associated with heroic and romantic leading roles. He was a popular leading man from ...more
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Tim Matheson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Virginian Cast List
Hart of Dixie, Bonanza, Jonny Quest
Tim Matheson (born Timothy Lewis Matthieson; December 31, 1947) is an American actor and director. He is perhaps best known for his portrayals of the smooth-talking Eric "Otter" ...more
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Gary Clarke is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Virginian, Michael Shayne, Hondo
Gary Clarke (born Clarke Frederick L'Amoreaux; August 16, 1933) is an American actor best known for his role as Steve Hill in the NBC western television series The Virginian with James Drury and ...more
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Joey Heatherton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Virginian Cast List
I Spy, The Jackie Gleason Show, The Nurses
Davenie Johanna "Joey" Heatherton (born September 14, 1944) is an American actress, dancer, and singer. A sex symbol of the 1960s and 1970s, she is best known for her many television ...more
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Randy Boone is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Virginian, Cimarron Strip, It's a Man's World
Clyde Randall "Randy" Boone (born January 17, 1942) is an American former actor and country music singer. He is most well known for appearing in recurring episodes of all three 90 ...more
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Kurt Russell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Virginian Cast List
Stargate, Elvis, Hec Ramsey
Kurt Vogel Russell (born March 17, 1951) is an American actor. He began acting on television at the age of 12 in the western series The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (1963–1964). In the late ...more
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Lee Marvin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Virginian Cast List
M Squad
Lee Marvin (February 19, 1924 – August 29, 1987) was an American film and television actor.Known for his distinctive voice and premature white hair, Marvin initially appeared in supporting ...more
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Raquel Welch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Virginian Cast List
Central Park West, The Rogues, Welcome to The Captain
Raquel Welch (born September 5, 1940) is an American actress and singer. She first won attention for her role in Fantastic Voyage (1966), after which she won a contract with 20th Century Fox. ...more
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Robert Redford is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Virginian Cast List
The Defenders, The Deputy, Rescue 8
Charles Robert Redford Jr. (born August 18, 1936) is an American retired actor, director, producer, and businessman. He is the founder of the Sundance Film Festival. Redford began acting on ...more
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William Shatner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Virginian Cast List
Star Trek: The Original Series, Boston Legal, Star Trek: The Animated Series
William Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, author, producer, director, and singer. In his seven decades of television, Shatner became a cultural icon for his portrayal of Captain ...more