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Bill Ross (I) (1915–1995)

Bill Ross was born on January 28, 1915 in Pennsylvania, USA as William Perrin Ross. He is known for his work on The Rifleman (1958), Zane Grey Theater (1956) and Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958). He died on September 3, 1995 in Kern County, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1989 The Karen Carpenter Story (TV Movie)
 1988 Inherit the Wind (TV Movie)
 1988 Once Upon a Texas Train (TV Movie)
 1987 The Betty Ford Story (TV Movie)
 1986 Child's Cry (TV Movie)
 1985 Stark (TV Movie)
 1985 Sins of the Father (TV Movie)
 1984 For Love or Money (TV Movie)
 1984 I Married a Centerfold (TV Movie)
 1984 He's Not Your Son (TV Movie)
 1984 Pigs vs. Freaks (TV Movie)
 1984 Love Thy Neighbor (TV Movie)
 1984 My Mother's Secret Life (TV Movie) (as William P. Ross)
 1983 Prototype (TV Movie)
 1983 Intimate Agony (TV Movie)
 1982 Jimmy the Kid
 1982 Not Just Another Affair (TV Movie)
 1982 Million Dollar Infield (TV Movie)
 1981 The Two Lives of Carol Letner (TV Movie)
 1981 Stand by Your Man (TV Movie)
 1980 Children of Divorce (TV Movie)
 1980 Gridlock (TV Movie)
 1980 Bogie (TV Movie)
 1979 Better Late Than Never (TV Movie)
 1979 Joni
 1978 Rainbow (TV Movie)
 1978 Human Feelings (TV Movie)
 1978 Are You in the House Alone? (TV Movie)
 1978 The Amazing Spider-Man (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Escort to Danger (1978)
 1978 Night Cries (TV Movie)
 1977 Intimate Strangers (TV Movie)
 1973 Shaft (TV Series)
 1973 The Devil's Daughter (TV Movie) (supervising art director)
 1970-1972 The Odd Couple (TV Series) (supervising art director - 9 episodes)
- Password (1972) ... (supervising art director)
- Felix, the Calypso Singer (1971) ... (supervising art director)
- It's All Over Now, Baby Bird (1970) ... (supervising art director: Paramount Television)
- Oscar's Ulcer (1970) ... (supervising art director)
- The Breakup (1970) ... (supervising art director)
 1972 Women in Chains (TV Movie)
 1971 Love, American Style (TV Series) (supervising art director - 1 episode)
 1970-1971 The Immortal (TV Series) (supervising art director - 2 episodes)
- Sanctuary (1971) ... (supervising art director)
- The Rainbow Butcher (1970) ... (supervising art director)
 1967-1969 Mission: Impossible (TV Series) (50 episodes)
- The Interrogator (1969)
- Illusion (1969)
- The Vault (1969)
- Nicole (1969)
- Nitro (1969)
 1965-1966 The Big Valley (TV Series) (supervising art director - 30 episodes)
- Last Train to the Fair (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- Tunnel of Gold (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- The Midas Man (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- The River Monarch (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- By Force and Violence (1966) ... (supervising art director)
 1965-1966 Honey West (TV Series) (supervising art director - 30 episodes)
- An Eerie, Airy, Thing (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- There's a Long, Long, Fuse A'Burning (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- Just the Bear Facts, Ma'am (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- Little Green Robin Hood (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- Pop Goes the Easel (1966) ... (supervising art director)
 1963-1966 Burke's Law (TV Series) (supervising art director - 81 episodes)
- Terror in a Tiny Town: Part 2 (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- Terror in a Tiny Town: Part 1 (1966) ... (supervising art director)
- A Very Important Russian Is Missing (1965) ... (supervising art director)
- A Little Gift for Cairo (1965) ... (supervising art director)
- Or No Tomorrow (1965) ... (supervising art director)
 1964-1965 The Rogues (TV Series) (supervising art director - 20 episodes)
- Mr. White's Christmas (1965) ... (supervising art director)
- Grave Doubts (1965) ... (supervising art director)
- Wherefore Art Thou, Harold? (1965) ... (supervising art director)
- Our Men in Marawat (1965) ... (supervising art director)
- The Pigeons of Paris (1965) ... (supervising art director)
 1964 Della (supervising art director)
 1964 Summer Playhouse (TV Series) (supervising art director - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 29 August 1964 (1964) ... (supervising art director)
  The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode, 1963) (supervising art director - 59 episodes, 1961 - 1963)
- The Old Man and the City (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- The Last of the Big Spenders (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- Epilogue (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- The Third Side of a Coin (1963) ... (supervising art director)
 1958-1963 The Rifleman (TV Series) (supervising art director - 168 episodes)
- Old Tony (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- Which Way'd They Go? (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- Old Man Running (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- The Guest (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- Requiem at Mission Springs (1963) ... (supervising art director)
 1963 The Lloyd Bridges Show (TV Series) (supervising art director - 1 episode)
- The Sheridan Square (1963) ... (supervising art director)
 1962-1963 Saints and Sinners (TV Series) (supervising art director - 10 episodes)
- New Lead Berlin (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- The Year Joan Crawford Won the Oscar (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- Slug It, Miss Joyous (1963) ... (supervising art director)
- A Night of Horns and Bells (1962) ... (supervising art director)
- A Shame for the Diamond Wedding (1962) ... (supervising art director)
 1959-1962 The Detectives (TV Series) (supervising art director - 97 episodes)
- Saturday Edition (1962) ... (supervising art director)
- Strangers in the House (1962) ... (supervising art director)
- The Walls Have Eyes (1962) ... (supervising art director)
- The Fourth Commandment (1962) ... (supervising art director)
- Finders Keepers (1962) ... (supervising art director)
 1960-1961 Stagecoach West (TV Series) (supervising art director - 38 episodes)
- The Marker (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Renegades (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Swindler (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Guardian Angels (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Orphans (1961) ... (supervising art director)
 1960-1961 Michael Shayne (TV Series) (supervising art director - 32 episodes)
- Dead Air (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- It Takes a Heap o' Dyin' (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- No Shroud for Shayne (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Trouble with Ernie (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Date with Death (1961) ... (supervising art director)
 1956-1961 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (supervising art director - 146 episodes)
- Jericho (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Image of a Drawn Sword (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Storm Over Eden (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Release (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Man from Everywhere (1961) ... (supervising art director)
 1960-1961 Dante (TV Series) (supervising art director - 25 episodes)
- Around a Dark Corner (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Sesame Key (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Friendly Assassin (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Hunter with a Badge (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Dante in the Dark (1961) ... (supervising art director)
 1959-1961 The DuPont Show with June Allyson (TV Series) (supervising art director - 57 episodes)
- Death of the Temple Bay (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Our Man in Rome (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Secret Life of James Thurber (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Man Who Wanted Everything Perfect (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Haven (1961) ... (supervising art director)
  Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series) (22 episodes, 1958 - 1959) (supervising art director - 72 episodes, 1958 - 1961)
- Barney's Bounty (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Dead Reckoning (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- The Long Search (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Monday Morning (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Detour (1961) ... (supervising art director)
 1960-1961 The Law and Mr. Jones (TV Series) (supervising art director - 3 episodes)
- A Very Special Citizen (1961) ... (supervising art director)
- Christmas Is a Legal Holiday (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- The Promise of Life (1960) ... (supervising art director)
 1960 The Westerner (TV Series) (supervising art director - 13 episodes)
- The Painting (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Hand on the Gun (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Going Home (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Line Camp (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Ghost of a Chance (1960) ... (supervising art director)
 1960 Full Speed for Anywhere (TV Movie)
  Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series) (6 episodes, 1957) (supervising art director - 66 episodes, 1957 - 1960)
- The Mouse (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Running Scared (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- East of Danger (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Accent on Murder (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- The Lovely Fraud (1960) ... (supervising art director)
 1959-1960 Johnny Ringo (TV Series) (supervising art director - 38 episodes)
- Cave-In (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Lobo Lawman (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Coffin Sam (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Killer, Choose a Card (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Shoot the Moon (1960) ... (supervising art director)
 1959-1960 Black Saddle (TV Series) (supervising art director - 44 episodes)
- End of the Line (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- The Penalty (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- A Case of Slow (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- The Return (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- The Cabin (1960) ... (supervising art director)
 1959-1960 Law of the Plainsman (TV Series) (supervising art director - 30 episodes)
- Trojan Horse (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Cavern of the Wind (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Jeb's Daughter (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Amnesty (1960) ... (supervising art director)
- Stella (1960) ... (supervising art director)
 1960 Wichita Town (TV Series) (supervising art director - 1 episode)
- Sidekicks (1960) ... (supervising art director)
  Trackdown (TV Series) (11 episodes, 1958 - 1959) (supervising art director - 40 episodes, 1957 - 1959)
- Quiet Night in Porter (1959) ... (supervising art director)
- Blind Alley (1959) ... (supervising art director)
- Gift Horse (1959) ... (supervising art director)
- The Eyes of Jerry Kelso (1959) ... (supervising art director)
- The Trick (1959) ... (supervising art director)
 1959 The David Niven Show (TV Series) (supervising art director - 13 episodes)
- Good Deed (1959) ... (supervising art director)
- The Vengeance (1959) ... (supervising art director)
- Sticks and Stones (1959) ... (supervising art director)
- Portrait (1959) ... (supervising art director)
- Maggie Malone (1959) ... (supervising art director)
 1958 Wolf Larsen (as William Ross)
 1958 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Three Years Dark (1958)
 1955-1958 Lassie (TV Series) (88 episodes)
- The Sermon (1958)
- The House Guest (1958)
- The Mother (1958) ... (as William P. Ross)
- The Crow (1958)
- The Rabbits (1958)
 1956-1958 Hey, Jeannie! (TV Series) (supervising art director - 32 episodes)
- The Rainmaker (1958) ... (supervising art director)
- The Orphan (1958) ... (supervising art director)
- The Landlord (1958) ... (supervising art director)
- The Jam (1958) ... (supervising art director)
- The Highway (1958) ... (supervising art director)
  Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode, 1957) (supervising art director - 1 episode, 1957)
- The Tinhorn (1957) ... (supervising art director)
 1957 Gun Duel in Durango (as William Ross)
 1957 The Iron Sheriff (as William Ross)
 1955-1957 Fury (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- The Tomboy (1957) ... (as William P. Ross)
- My Horse Ajax (1957)
- Search for Joey (1956) ... (as William Ross)
- Junior Rodeo (1955)
- Joey's Father (1955) ... (as William Ross)
 1957 The New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Secret of the Sea (1957) ... (as William Ross)
- The Lost Face (1957) ... (as William Ross)
- Your Money or Your Wife (1957) ... (as William Ross)
 1956 The Count of Monte Cristo (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- An Affair of Honour (1956) ... (as William Ross)
- Andorra (1956) ... (as William Ross)
- The Duel (1956) ... (as William Ross)
- The Golden Blade (1956) ... (as William Ross)
- The First Train to Paris (1956) ... (as William Ross)
 1956 The Cruel Tower (as William Ross)
 1956 The Three Outlaws (as Bill P. Ross)
 1955 Texas Lady (as William Ross)
 1955 Finger Man (as William Ross)
 1954-1955 The Whistler (TV Series) (17 episodes)
- Trademark (1955)
- The First Year (1955)
- Dark Hour (1955)
- Death Sentence (1955)
 1954 Cavalcade of America (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Escape: The Story of Carl Schurz (1954) ... (as William P. Ross)
- The Absent Host (1954)
- Plume of Honor (1954) ... (as William P. Ross)
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