J.B. Dorset aka Red Chief (segment "The Ransom of Red Chief")
Lee William Aaker
Did You Know?
Suddenly after the [The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin
(1954)] series was canceled and I began doing guest shots, I realized that something had changed -- I wasn't the center of attention any more. My folks had always told me that my career might not last, but when it happened, it was still a hard thing for me to adjust to.
Interviewed in "Growing Up on the Set: Interviews with 39 Former Child Actors of Classic Film and Television" by Tom Goldrup and Jim Goldrup (McFarland, 2002).