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The Life of Riley (TV Series 1953–1958) Poster

(1953–1958)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Abby Berlin ... (32 episodes, 1953-1957)
Jean Yarbrough ... (8 episodes, 1957-1958)
Leslie Goodwins ... (1 episode, 1953)

Series Writing Credits  

Dick Conway ... (32 episodes, 1953-1958)
Roland MacLane ... (31 episodes, 1953-1958)
Harry Clork ... (22 episodes, 1953-1957)
Burt Styler ... (6 episodes, 1956-1957)
Albert E. Lewin ... (3 episodes, 1956-1957)
Henry Clark ... (1 episode, 1953)
Nathaniel Curtis ... (1 episode, 1953)
Lorraine Munro ... (1 episode, 1953)
Sumner Arthur Long ... (1 episode, 1955)
Ronald Maclane ... (1 episode, 1955)
Albert Lewin ... (1 episode, 1957)
Richard Baer ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Groucho Marx ... (story) (unknown episodes)

Series Cast  

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Wesley Morgan ...
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 Gillis / ... 67 episodes, 1953-1958
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 Honeybee / ... 31 episodes, 1953-1958
Henry Kulky ...
 Otto Schmidlap / ... 25 episodes, 1953-1958
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 Hawkins / ... 19 episodes, 1953-1958
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 Calvin / ... 12 episodes, 1954-1958
Florence Sundstrom ...
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 Don Marshall / ... 4 episodes, 1953-1957
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 Squarehead Malloy / ... 4 episodes, 1953-1957
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 Honeybee / ... 3 episodes, 1953
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 Mike Riley / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1955
Bob Sweeney ...
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 Martha Riley / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1955
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 Watchman 3 episodes, 1953
Gregory Marshall ...
 Egbert Gillis / ... 3 episodes, 1953-1958
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 Blakely / ... 2 episodes, 1954-1957
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 Marty / ... 2 episodes, 1953-1955
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 Mr. Garfield / ... 2 episodes, 1957
Arthur Q. Bryan ...
 Curtiss / ... 2 episodes, 1953-1957
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 Dr. Benson 2 episodes, 1953
Jay Brooks ...
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 Policeman / ... 2 episodes, 1953-1957
Michael Ross ...
 1st Truck Driver / ... 2 episodes, 1955-1957
George Fenneman ...
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 2nd Truck Driver / ... 2 episodes, 1955-1957
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 Charlotte Lindsay / ... 2 episodes, 1955
Isabel Withers ...
 Lorna Hawkins 2 episodes, 1957
Tom Nolan ...
Dayton Lummis ...
 Mr. Marshall 2 episodes, 1956
Stanja Lowe ...
 Millicent 2 episodes, 1955
Helen Andrews ...
 Mrs. Marshall 2 episodes, 1956
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 Mr. Parker 2 episodes, 1958
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William Boyett ...
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 Tree Surgeon 2 episodes, 1956-1957
Lorraine Bendix ...
Hildegarde Halliday ...
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Billy Griffith ...
 Drummer 1 episode, 1956
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 Thaddeus 1 episode, 1956
Jackie Blanchard ...
 Salesgirl 1 episode, 1957
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 Louella 1 episode, 1953
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Lou Nova ...
 Mr. Cooper 1 episode, 1954
Ruth Hammond ...
 Mrs. Tuttle 1 episode, 1956
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 Mr. Winkley 1 episode, 1956
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 Flanagan 1 episode, 1956
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 Mrs. Treadwell 1 episode, 1957
Jacklyn O'Donnell ...
Joe Bassett ...
George Meader ...
 Mr. Crutz 1 episode, 1953
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Andrew Tombes ...
 Doc Fishblow 1 episode, 1953
Lela Bliss ...
 Mrs. Morris 1 episode, 1954
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 Secretary 1 episode, 1954
Richard Karlan ...
Edgar Stehli ...
 Mr. Tuttle 1 episode, 1956
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 Dodsworth 1 episode, 1957
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 Mrs. Laurence 1 episode, 1957
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 Baldwin 1 episode, 1958
Anne O'Neal ...
 First Woman 1 episode, 1953
Lee Rhodes ...
 Leonard 1 episode, 1953
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 Amelia Forbish 1 episode, 1953
Tim Ryan ...
 Fire Chief 1 episode, 1953
Stuffy Singer ...
Elizabeth Slifer ...
 Stout Woman 1 episode, 1953
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 Guy Mannering 1 episode, 1953
William 'Bill' Phillips ...
Wheaton Chambers ...
 Justice of the Peace 1 episode, 1955
David Alpert ...
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 Clarence Nesbitt White 1 episode, 1957
Dee J. Thompson ...
Norma Ward ...
Willa Pearl Curtis ...
Dian Fauntelle ...
 Mrs. Durkin 1 episode, 1953
Elizabeth Holmes ...
 Second Woman 1 episode, 1953
Max Williams ...
Olaf Hytten ...
Lu Leonard ...
 Theodosia 1 episode, 1954
Karl 'Killer' Davis ...
 Fascinating Freddie 1 episode, 1955
Lyle Latell ...
Peter Leeds ...
 The Gatekeeper 1 episode, 1957
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 Mickey Fender 1 episode, 1953
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 Junk Man 1 episode, 1953
Anne Barton ...
 Secretary 1 episode, 1954
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 Baron Maximillian 1 episode, 1954
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 Con Conrad 1 episode, 1955
George Eldredge ...
 The Warden 1 episode, 1957
King the Wonderhorse ...
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 Music Teacher 1 episode, 1953
Anthony Sydes ...
 1st Boy 1 episode, 1953
Bruce Cowling
Edgar Dearing
Ralph Dumke
Robert Griffin
Michael Hall ...
Connie James ...
 Miss Fordice 1 episode, 1954
June Kramer
Norma La Roche ...
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Jack Rice ...
 Mac Elroy 1 episode, 1954
Stephen Roberts
Steve Stevens
Ted Thorpe
Eddie Marr ...
 Mr. Burke 1 episode, 1955
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Harry Davis
Jack Edwards
Del Erickson
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 Mary Ann 1 episode, 1956
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Audrey Peters
Barry Truex
Sanders Clark ...
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 Ricardo 1 episode, 1957
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Robert Christopher ...
Gil Donaldson ...
Joan Harding ...
Freddie Hart ...
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 Miss Cosgrove 1 episode, 1958
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Ray Kellogg ...
 Officer 1 episode, 1958
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 Mr. Bellflower 1 episode, 1958
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 Himself 1 episode, 1958
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 Chalmers 1 episode, 1958
Lyn Osborn ...
Marjorie Owens ...
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 Teasdale 1 episode, 1958
Marie Brown ...
 Honeybee Gillis (1954) unknown episodes
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 Honest Ed Feeney (uncredited) 1 episode, 1953
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 House Buyer (uncredited) 1 episode, 1956

Series Produced by 

Tom McKnight ... producer (45 episodes, 1953-1958)
Bill Tinsman ... associate producer (13 episodes, 1953-1958)
Sid Dorfman ... associate producer (2 episodes, 1955)

Series Music by 

Jerry Fielding ... (9 episodes, 1953-1957)
Al Goodman ... (6 episodes, 1954-1955)

Series Cinematography by 

Lucien N. Andriot ... (41 episodes, 1953-1958)
Jack R. Glass ... (1 episode, 1953)
Nicholas Musuraca ... (1 episode, 1955)

Series Film Editing by 

Frank Baldridge ... (24 episodes, 1953-1957)
Edward W. Williams ... (6 episodes, 1953-1954)
Bruce B. Pierce ... (5 episodes, 1953-1958)
Roy V. Livingston ... (5 episodes, 1957)
Bert Jordan ... (1 episode, 1955)
George J. Eppich ... (1 episode, 1956)
Bruce Piece ... (1 episode, 1957)

Series Casting By 

Pat Harris ... (13 episodes, 1953-1958)
Ruth Burch ... (unknown episodes)

Series Production Design by 

McClure Capps ... (1 episode, 1955)

Series Art Direction by 

McClure Capps ... (20 episodes, 1953-1957)
Arthur Lonergan ... (12 episodes, 1953-1958)
Eugène Lourié ... (4 episodes, 1953-1954)
Charles F. Pyke ... (3 episodes, 1954-1956)
Nicolai Remisoff ... (2 episodes, 1956)

Series Set Decoration by 

Raymond Boltz Jr. ... (8 episodes, 1953-1957)
Rudy Butler ... (5 episodes, 1954-1956)
Alfred Kegerris ... (4 episodes, 1957-1958)
John MacNeil ... (2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Charles S. Thompson ... (2 episodes, 1955)

Series Production Management 

Sidney S. Van Keuren ... production supervisor (26 episodes, 1953-1957)

Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Ivan Volkman ... assistant director (19 episodes, 1953-1957)
Al Westen ... assistant director (9 episodes, 1957-1958)
A.F. Erickson ... assistant director (4 episodes, 1954-1955)
Nate D. Slott ... assistant director (4 episodes, 1956)
Robert H. Justman ... assistant director (1 episode, 1953)
John Pommer ... assistant director (1 episode, 1956)

Series Sound Department 

Elmer Raguse ... sound (21 episodes, 1953-1957)
Robert Roderick ... sound (12 episodes, 1953-1958)
Lloyd D. Wiler ... sound (11 episodes, 1956-1958)
Joel Moss ... sound (7 episodes, 1954-1956)
William Russell ... sound (5 episodes, 1954-1956)
Jack A. Goodrich ... sound (1 episode, 1953)
Fred Kessler ... sound (1 episode, 1956)
Jim Bullock ... sound editor (unknown episodes)

Series Special Effects by 

Bob Overbeck ... special effects (unknown episodes)

Series Visual Effects by 

Jack R. Glass ... photographic effects (25 episodes, 1953-1957)

Series Stunts 

Whitey Hughes ... stunts (uncredited) (1 episode, 1957)

Series Animation Department 

T. Hee ... background artist: opening titles (unknown episodes)

See also

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