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Actor and writer, best known as "The Video Ranger", "Jack Lane", and "Dr. Bob Hughes" on television. The youngest son of Hazel and Charles Hastings, he lived in Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant area until he was six, attending Our Lady of Victory parochial school for one year. The family then moved to St. Alban's, Queens and, about that time, his ... See full bio »
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 1960-2010 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Bob Hughes / Merchant / Wizard of Oz / ...
- Episode #1.13858 (2010) ... Bob Hughes (uncredited)
 2010 Eureka (TV Series)
Baseball Game Announcer
- Founder's Day (2010) ... Baseball Game Announcer (voice)
 2006 Engaged to Kill (TV Movie)
Dr. Lennox
 2004 Decoys
Medical Examiner
 1965 Our Private World (TV Series)
Dr. Bob Hughes
- Episode #1.1 (1965) ... Dr. Bob Hughes
 1958 Decoy (TV Series)
Dave Carter
- The Savage Payoff (1958) ... Dave Carter
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Jack Lane
- Premiere (1956) ... Jack Lane
 1955 Crunch and Des (TV Series)
- Shakedown Cruise (1955)
 1955 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
- Shakedown Cruise (1955)
 1955 The Big Story (TV Series)
George Hanson
- The American Archer-Shee Case (1955) ... George Hanson
 1949 The Magic Cottage (TV Series)
 1949 The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre (TV Series)
- Long Lost Brother (1949) ... (as Donald Hastings)
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Member of Writers Guild See more »

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1 Article | 17 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Donald Hastings | C.C. Matthews


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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I started dating when I got to high school. Most of the girls I dated were from Long Island and St. Albans. I went steady with a girl who later married my best friend. I also took out Hope Lange in high school. See more »


Don was getting at least one marriage proposal each week while on Captain Video and His Video Rangers (1949). See more »


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