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A familiar face, if not a familiar name, actor John Craig worked on stage, television and occasionally on screen from the late 1940s on. A tall, handsome, robust performer, he was born Joseph Cline, Jr. in 1928. The son of an insurance executive and former Army man, John received a Bachelor of Science degree from Butler University in Indianapolis,... See full bio »
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 1981 Pennies from Heaven
Bar Patron
 1981 Enos (TV Series)
 1978 Carter Country (TV Series)
- Baker Saves a Life (1978) ... Maynard
 1978 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Clark Harris
- Be My Friend (1978) ... Clark Harris
 1974 Homebodies
Construction Worker
 1974 Here's Lucy (TV Series)
- Lucy, the Sheriff (1974) ... Rusty
 1974 How to Seduce a Woman
2nd Policeman
 1973 The Magician (TV Series)
Guard Morrison
- Ovation for Murder (1973) ... Guard Morrison
 1971 The Late Liz
Herb Lillis
 1971 Banyon (TV Series)
- Pilot (1971) ... Doorman
 1968-1970 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Walter / Policeman
- My Four Women (1970) ... Walter
- Ernie, the Jinx (1968) ... Policeman
 1969 Sweet Charity
Patron at Dance Hall (uncredited)
 1967 Off to See the Wizard (TV Series)
Buggs Middle
- Hell Cats (1967) ... Buggs Middle
 1967 Devil's Angels
 1963-1964 Rawhide (TV Series)
Cowboy / Charlie Cornelius
- Damon's Road: Part II (1964) ... Cowboy
- Incident at El Crucero (1963) ... Charlie Cornelius
 1964 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Prentiss Dodd
- The Melanie Craig Story (1964) ... Prentiss Dodd
 1963 Shock Corridor
 1963 The Rifleman (TV Series)
Bo Jackman
- Which Way'd They Go? (1963) ... Bo Jackman
 1961 Surfside 6 (TV Series)
1st Thief
- The Bhoyo and the Blonde (1961) ... 1st Thief
 1961 The Gambler Wore a Gun
Rebe Larkin
 1961 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
- Captain Scofield (1961) ... Murdock
 1960 Shirley Temple's Storybook (TV Series)
- The Reluctant Dragon (1960) ... Noah (uncredited)
 1960 Not for Hire (TV Series)
Dan Shackles / Shackles
- Ticket to a Gas Chamber (1960) ... Dan Shackles
- The Joker (1960) ... Shackles
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He acted in Ray Cooney's play, "Chase Me Comrade," at the Northampton Repertory Theatre in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England with Harriet Buchan, Ivan Stafford, Charles Workman, Lesley Nunnerley, Paul Mead, Anthony Pedley, Diana Oxford, and Adam Verney in the cast. Willard Stoker was director.


6' 4" (1.93 m)

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Retired to Palm Desert, California, he was very involved with the Save a Pet and Animal Control project of Palm Desert. See more »

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