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Father Murphy (TV Series 1981–1983) Poster

(1981–1983)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

William F. Claxton ... (8 episodes, 1981-1982)
Michael Landon ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Leo Penn ... (1 episode, 1981)
Maury Dexter ... (1 episode, 1982)
Joseph Pevney ... (1 episode, 1982)
Victor French ... (unknown episodes)

Series Writing Credits  

Michael Landon ... (creator) (34 episodes, 1981-1983)
Paul W. Cooper ... (6 episodes, 1981-1983)
Frank Telford ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Chris Abbott ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Don Balluck ... (1 episode, 1982)
Larry Bischof ... (1 episode, 1982)
Ron Bishop ... (1 episode, 1982)
Michael McGreevey ... (1 episode, 1982)
John T. Dugan ... (unknown episodes)
Harry Longstreet ... (unknown episodes)

Series Cast  

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 John Michael Murphy (34 episodes, 1981-1983)
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 Mae Woodward (34 episodes, 1981-1983)
Timothy Gibbs ...
 Will Adams (34 episodes, 1981-1983)
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 Moses Gage (34 episodes, 1981-1983)
Scott Mellini ...
 Ephram Winkler / ... (32 episodes, 1981-1983)
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 Lizette Winkler / ... (31 episodes, 1981-1983)
Kirk Brennan ...
 David Sims / ... (31 episodes, 1981-1983)
Byron Thames ...
 Matt Sims / ... (31 episodes, 1981-1983)
Michael Reynolds ...
 John (27 episodes, 1981-1983)
Jason Anderson ...
 Jason / ... (22 episodes, 1981-1983)
Richard Bergman ...
 Father Joe Parker (14 episodes, 1981-1983)
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 Sheriff (13 episodes, 1981-1982)
Bob G. Anthony ...
 Griffith / ... (12 episodes, 1981-1983)
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 Mr. Rodman / ... (10 episodes, 1981-1982)
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 Dr. Thompson (10 episodes, 1981-1983)
Chez Lister ...
 Eli (10 episodes, 1982-1983)
Ivy Bethune ...
 Miss Tuttle (9 episodes, 1981-1982)
Burr DeBenning ...
 Paul Garrett / ... (8 episodes, 1981-1983)
Henry Kendrick ...
 Sawyer (5 episodes, 1981-1982)
Jenny Beck ...
 Henrietta (5 episodes, 1982)
Jack Lilley ...
 Stage Driver / ... (4 episodes, 1981-1983)
Jack Dunlap ...
 Customer / ... (4 episodes, 1981-1982)
Austin Judson ...
 Al / ... (4 episodes, 1981-1982)
Joe Massengale ...
 Clint / ... (4 episodes, 1981-1982)
Ted Markland ...
 Frank (4 episodes, 1982)
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 Bartender (3 episodes, 1981-1983)
Cletus Young ...
 Donen (3 episodes, 1981-1983)
Bob Anthony ...
 Griffith / ... (3 episodes, 1981-1982)
Donald Craig ...
 Balluck / ... (3 episodes, 1981-1982)
Frank Sprague ...
 Hinsley / ... (3 episodes, 1981-1982)
Glenda Young ...
 Meg / ... (3 episodes, 1981-1982)
Francesca Jarvis ...
 Mrs. Simmons / ... (3 episodes, 1982-1983)
Troy Melton ...
 Driver / ... (3 episodes, 1982)
Dave Adams ...
 Assayer / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Dick Alexander ...
 Man #3 / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Babs Bram ...
 Consumer / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Mike Casper ...
 Blacksmith / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Elizabeth Hoy ...
 Helen (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Jimmy Mair ...
 Stanley (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Herb Mitchell ...
 1st Pallbearer / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Carl Pitti ...
 Knight #2 / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
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 Dealer / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Henry Wills ...
 Cook / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Jerry Wills ...
 Clyde / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
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 Drusilla Shannon (2 episodes, 1981)
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 Eli McQuade (2 episodes, 1981)
Roy Gunsberg ...
 Parley / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Lois Hall ...
 Secretary (2 episodes, 1981)
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 Chester (2 episodes, 1981)
Marcello Krakoff ...
 Boy #1 / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Mark Marias ...
 Bully (2 episodes, 1981)
Duncan McLeod ...
 Warden Hunsing (2 episodes, 1981)
Ron Chapman ...
 Dealer (2 episodes, 1982-1983)
Nancy Pearlberg ...
 Woman (2 episodes, 1982-1983)
Cory 'Bumper' Yothers ...
 Isaac (2 episodes, 1982-1983)
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 Emmett (2 episodes, 1982)
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 Madeline / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
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 Farley Webster (2 episodes, 1982)
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 Ray Walker (2 episodes, 1982)
Will Hunt ...
 Asef / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Grant Owens ...
 Dobbins / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
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 Clyde Hubbard / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
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 Emma / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
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 Clemson (2 episodes, 1982)
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 Arnie Winkler (1 episode, 1981)
Nelson Ackerman ...
 John Murphy (Age 10) (1 episode, 1981)
Howard Allen ...
 Prospector #1 (1 episode, 1981)
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 Ada (1 episode, 1981)
Charles Bartlett ...
 Guard #2 (1 episode, 1981)
Charles Benton ...
 Freight Agent (1 episode, 1981)
Michael Boyer ...
 Horseman (1 episode, 1981)
Steve Boyum ...
 Old Man at Funeral (1 episode, 1981)
Tom Clancy ...
 Mitchell (1 episode, 1981)
Jaye Durkus ...
 Driver (1 episode, 1981)
Erwin Fuller ...
 Sloan (1 episode, 1981)
John Furlong ...
 1st Attendant (1 episode, 1981)
Ted Gehring ...
 Friendly (1 episode, 1981)
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 Simpson (1 episode, 1981)
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 Hogan (1 episode, 1981)
Rusty Lee ...
 Miner #3 (1 episode, 1981)
Steve Levitt ...
 Philbert Potts (1 episode, 1981)
Danielle Mellini ...
 Allie Higgins (1 episode, 1981)
Emily Ragsdale ...
 Hostess (1 episode, 1981)
James Rawley ...
 Telegrapher (1 episode, 1981)
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 Asa Taylor (1 episode, 1981)
Norman Rice ...
 Funeral Worker (1 episode, 1981)
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 Father Connelly (1 episode, 1981)
Laura Wallace-Rhodes ...
 Sarah Taylor (1 episode, 1981)
Naomi White ...
 Kate Winkler (1 episode, 1981)
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 Lijah (1 episode, 1981)
Suzanne Adkinson ...
 Nita Gallagher (1 episode, 1982)
Nathan Adler ...
 Telegraph Agent (1 episode, 1982)
Andy Albin ...
 Bartender (1 episode, 1982)
Dolores Albin ...
 Bar Gal (1 episode, 1982)
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 Banker (1 episode, 1982)
Walter Barnes
(1 episode, 1982)
Ivor Barry ...
 Butler (1 episode, 1982)
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 Marshal Robinson (1 episode, 1982)
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 Ben (1 episode, 1982)
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 Alma Hubbard (1 episode, 1982)
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 Floyd Walker (1 episode, 1982)
William 'Billy' Benedict ...
 Desk Clerk (1 episode, 1982)
Brenda Benet ...
 Rachel Hansen (1 episode, 1982)
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 Alma (1 episode, 1982)
Neil Billingsley ...
 Chris Gains (1 episode, 1982)
Kelsie Blades ...
 Mean Man (1 episode, 1982)
John Bliss ...
 Gentleman (1 episode, 1982)
Ivan Bonar ...
 Samuel Collier (1 episode, 1982)
Garin Bougié ...
 Billy Kirkpatrick (1 episode, 1982)
Don Bovingloh ...
 Teller (1 episode, 1982)
Vivian Brown ...
 Secretary (1 episode, 1982)
William Bryant
(1 episode, 1982)
(1 episode, 1982)
Keener Cagle ...
 Scroggins (1 episode, 1982)
Kristina Callahan ...
 Sister Therese (1 episode, 1982)
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 Jane Sanders (1 episode, 1982)
Jody Carter ...
 Mrs. Yunker (1 episode, 1982)
David S. Cass Sr. ...
 Minor (1 episode, 1982)
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 Sheriff (1 episode, 1982)
Phillip Clark ...
 Al Clayton (1 episode, 1982)
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 Amanda Singer (1 episode, 1982)
David Clover ...
 Bettor #3 (1 episode, 1982)
Sid Conrad ...
 Mr. Barnsley (1 episode, 1982)
Fredric Cook ...
 Porter (1 episode, 1982)
Darryl Cooksey ...
 Lyman (1 episode, 1982)
Molly Copsey ...
 Sue Ann (1 episode, 1982)
Robert Cornthwaite ...
 Warren Hays (1 episode, 1982)
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 Bum #2 (1 episode, 1982)
Lee Crawford
(1 episode, 1982)
David Mason Daniels ...
 Isaac Jones (1 episode, 1982)
Robert Darnell ...
 Owen (1 episode, 1982)
Darien Dash ...
 Jared (1 episode, 1982)
Patrick 'Grampy' Davis ...
 Whisper Man (1 episode, 1982)
George Dickerson ...
 Mr. Wade (1 episode, 1982)
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 Abby (1 episode, 1982)
Michelle Downey ...
 Serena Kirkpatrick (1 episode, 1982)
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 Marcus Washington (1 episode, 1982)
Colin Drake ...
 City Slicker (1 episode, 1982)
James Driskill ...
 Marsh (1 episode, 1982)
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 Thelma Washington (1 episode, 1982)
Gene Dynarski ...
 Policeman (1 episode, 1982)
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 Josephine (1 episode, 1982)
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 Henry Wade (1 episode, 1982)
Edith Fellows ...
 Louise Walker (1 episode, 1982)
(1 episode, 1982)
Bruce M. Fischer ...
 Big Jake (1 episode, 1982)
Jay Fletcher ...
 Blackjack (1 episode, 1982)
Lois Foraker ...
 Meg Eaves (1 episode, 1982)
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 Amos Perry (1 episode, 1982)
Matt Freeman ...
 Arnie (1 episode, 1982)
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 Foreman (1 episode, 1982)
R.J. Ganzert ...
 Conductor (1 episode, 1982)
Jerry Gatlin ...
 Rawlins (1 episode, 1982)
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 Jenny (1 episode, 1982)
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 2nd Pallbearer (1 episode, 1982)
Garrett Grant ...
 Arnold (1 episode, 1982)
Michael Halsey ...
 Duke (1 episode, 1982)
Colin Hamilton ...
 Attorney (1 episode, 1982)
Katie Hanley-Credre ...
 Sarah Timmons (1 episode, 1982)
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 Alex Clark (1 episode, 1982)
James Hess ...
 Earl Timmons (1 episode, 1982)
Del Hinkley ...
 Orville Sanders (1 episode, 1982)
Mitzi Hoag ...
 Mrs. Douglas (1 episode, 1982)
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 Josh Timmons (1 episode, 1982)
Jonathan Hole ...
 Hotel Manager (1 episode, 1982)
Erik Holland ...
 Sven Johnson (1 episode, 1982)
Simeon Holloway ...
 Minister (1 episode, 1982)
Ed Hooks ...
 Station Manager (1 episode, 1982)
Robert F. Hoy ...
 Turner (1 episode, 1982)
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 Willoughby (1 episode, 1982)
James Jeter ...
 Bartender (1 episode, 1982)
Eric Johnston ...
 Jeter (1 episode, 1982)
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 Leon (1 episode, 1982)
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 Nolan Walker (1 episode, 1982)
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 Toby (1 episode, 1982)
Taylor Lacher ...
 O'Bannion (1 episode, 1982)
Charles Lampkin
(1 episode, 1982)
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 Ira Eaves (1 episode, 1982)
Leslie Landon ...
 Kate Jones (1 episode, 1982)
Happy LaShelle ...
 Lucy (1 episode, 1982)
Jodean Lawrence ...
 Ellie (1 episode, 1982)
Ken Letner ...
 Man #1 (1 episode, 1982)
Peter Lingford ...
 King (1 episode, 1982)
Doc Livingston ...
 Bettor #4 (1 episode, 1982)
Todd Lookinland ...
 T. J. McCandless (1 episode, 1982)
Adrian A. Lopez ...
 Train Worker (1 episode, 1982)
Jon Lormer ...
 Station Agent (1 episode, 1982)
George Loros ...
 Ed (1 episode, 1982)
Tom Roy Lowe ...
 Trail Boss (1 episode, 1982)
Will MacMillan ...
 Bartender (1 episode, 1982)
Biff Manard ...
 Dealer #1 (1 episode, 1982)
Frank Marth ...
 Knight #1 (1 episode, 1982)
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 Flossie (1 episode, 1982)
Steve Matthews ...
 Martin (1 episode, 1982)
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 Polly (1 episode, 1982)
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 Joseph Redstone (1 episode, 1982)
Bill McLennan ...
 Townsman (1 episode, 1982)
Courtenay McWhinney ...
 Adamantine LaBelle (1 episode, 1982)
Bob Miles ...
 Dealer #2 (1 episode, 1982)
Robert Moberly ...
 Bryan Sutherland (1 episode, 1982)
Gavin Mooney ...
 Desk Sergeant (1 episode, 1982)
Randy Morton ...
 Jeff (1 episode, 1982)
Bill Mullikin ...
 Clerk (1 episode, 1982)
Joey Newington ...
 Stable Boy (1 episode, 1982)
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 Spencer Nelson (1 episode, 1982)
James Nolan ...
 Judge (1 episode, 1982)
Patrick O'Brien ...
 Boy #2 (1 episode, 1982)
William P. O'Hagan ...
 Officer (1 episode, 1982)
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 Clete Walker (1 episode, 1982)
Gary Pagett ...
 Patrolman (1 episode, 1982)
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 Ned Adams (1 episode, 1982)
Maggie Pelletier ...
 Eileen (1 episode, 1982)
Jack Perkins ...
 Hector (1 episode, 1982)
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 Elizabeth (1 episode, 1982)
Fred Pinkard
(1 episode, 1982)
Tom Pletts ...
 Bettor#1 (1 episode, 1982)
Adam Postil ...
 Dicky Willis (1 episode, 1982)
Vadia Potenza ...
 James (1 episode, 1982)
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 Warren Collier (1 episode, 1982)
David Purdy ...
 Signal Man (1 episode, 1982)
Eddie Quillan ...
 Grizzly (1 episode, 1982)
Mary-Robin Redd ...
 Miss Emma (1 episode, 1982)
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 Packard (1 episode, 1982)
Hugh Reilly ...
 Gibbons (1 episode, 1982)
Pia Romans ...
 Rose (1 episode, 1982)
Martin Rudy ...
 John Page (1 episode, 1982)
Steve Rumph ...
 Boy #1 (1 episode, 1982)
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 Toby's Mom (1 episode, 1982)
Joshua Schulman ...
 Harold (1 episode, 1982)
Steven Schwimmer ...
 Tim (1 episode, 1982)
Brian Scott ...
 Jason (1 episode, 1982)
Max Segar ...
 Piano Player (1 episode, 1982)
Alex Sharp ...
 Cowboy #1 (1 episode, 1982)
Orville Sherman ...
 Judge (1 episode, 1982)
Nina Shipman ...
 Olga Johnson (1 episode, 1982)
Bill Smillie ...
 Stokely (1 episode, 1982)
A. Paul Smith ...
 Mr. Graves (1 episode, 1982)
Allan B. Sorokin ...
 Man (1 episode, 1982)
Bob St. John ...
 Driver (1 episode, 1982)
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 Samuel Clemens (1 episode, 1982)
Amzie Strickland ...
 Ruby Dobbins (1 episode, 1982)
Jack Stryker ...
 Bettor #2 (1 episode, 1982)
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 Undertaker (1 episode, 1982)
Joel Talbert ...
 Butcher Boy (1 episode, 1982)
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 Billy Bob (1 episode, 1982)
Robert S. Telford ...
 Storekeeper (1 episode, 1982)
Gary Thomas ...
 Phillip (1 episode, 1982)
Jason Tomarken ...
 Archibald Rodman (1 episode, 1982)
Roger Torrey ...
 Marshal (1 episode, 1982)
Vince Tortell ...
 Stevie (1 episode, 1982)
Dylan Tucker ...
 Lucas Powell (1 episode, 1982)
Elmore Vincent ...
 Bum #1 (1 episode, 1982)
Vernon Weddle ...
 Theo (1 episode, 1982)
Jimmy Weldon ...
 Official (1 episode, 1982)
David Wiley ...
 Passenger (1 episode, 1982)
Ned Wilson ...
 Forsyth (1 episode, 1982)
C. Lindsay Workman ...
 Nate (1 episode, 1982)
John Wyler ...
 Photographer (1 episode, 1982)
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 Beatrice (1 episode, 1982)
Ari Zeltzer ...
 Winston (1 episode, 1982)
Darrell Zwerling ...
 Prosecuting Attorney (1 episode, 1982)
Sheldon Feldner ...
 Engineer (1 episode, 1983)
Paul Larson ...
 Haskell (1 episode, 1983)
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 Pap (1 episode, 1983)
Eric Server ...
 Smock (1 episode, 1983)
Kurt Smildsin ...
 Farmer (1 episode, 1983)
Steve Jesse Starr ...
 Prisoner #1 (1 episode, 1983)
Ralph Taeger ...
 Brimmer (1 episode, 1983)
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 Byrdella Richard (1 episode, 1983)
Ethan Tudor W. ...
 William (uncredited) (6 episodes, 1981-1982)
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 Boy (uncredited) (3 episodes, 1981)
George Golden ...
 White-haired man in saloon (uncredited) (1 episode, 1982)
Robert Miles ...
 Dealer #2 (uncredited) (1 episode, 1982)
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Series Produced by 

Michael Landon ... executive producer (34 episodes, 1981-1983)
Kent McCray ... producer (34 episodes, 1981-1983)
Marvin Coil ... associate producer (9 episodes, 1981-1982)
Gary L. Wohlleben ... associate producer (1 episode, 1982)

Series Music by 

David Rose ... (34 episodes, 1981-1983)

Series Cinematography by 

Haskell B. Boggs ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Leonard J. South ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Brianne Murphy ... (unknown episodes)

Series Film Editing by 

Bob Fish ... (1 episode, 1981)
John Loeffler ... (1 episode, 1981)
Larry Strong ... (1 episode, 1981)
Jerry Taylor ... (1 episode, 1981)

Series Art Direction by 

George Renne ... (3 episodes, 1981)
Walter M. Jefferies ... (1 episode, 1981)

Series Set Decoration by 

Sam Gross ... (3 episodes, 1981)
Dennis W. Peeples ... (1 episode, 1981)

Series Makeup Department 

Allen Payne ... hair stylist (28 episodes, 1981-1983)
Hank Edds ... makeup artist (3 episodes, 1981)
Gladys Witten ... hair stylist (3 episodes, 1981)
Damon Grill ... hair stylist (1 episode, 1981)
Allan Snyder ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1981)

Series Production Management 

Miles Middough ... production manager (3 episodes, 1981)

Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Buck Edwards ... second assistant director (3 episodes, 1981)
Charles R. Scott Jr. ... assistant director (2 episodes, 1981)
Ray DeCamp ... assistant director (1 episode, 1981)
Maury Dexter ... assistant director (1 episode, 1981)
Reid Rummage ... second assistant director (1 episode, 1981)

Series Art Department 

Kenneth Milfred ... set dresser (30 episodes, 1981-1983)
Dean Wilson ... property master (4 episodes, 1981)
Glen R. Feldman ... property master (1 episode, 1981)
Roy Barnes ... set designer (unknown episodes)
Bruce Di Valerio ... construction foreman (unknown episodes)

Series Sound Department 

Kevin Sorensen ... boom operator (32 episodes, 1981-1983)
Dennis Kirkpatrick ... boom operator (13 episodes, 1982-1983)
Vince Gutierrez ... sound effects editor (4 episodes, 1981)
Frank Meadows ... sound recordist (4 episodes, 1981)
M. Curtis Price ... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1981)
Aaron Rochin ... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1981)

Series Special Effects by 

Luke Tillman ... special effects (4 episodes, 1981)

Series Stunts 

Jack Lilley ... stunt coordinator (unknown episodes)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Lon Massey III ... chief lighting technician / gaffer (8 episodes, 1981)
Clarence Tindell ... key grip (3 episodes, 1981)
Richard L. Cosko ... camera operator (2 episodes, 1981)
Ron Housiaux ... key grip (1 episode, 1981)
Kenneth Hunter ... camera operator (1 episode, 1981)
Wallace E. Johnson ... camera operator (1 episode, 1981)
Bill Sheehan ... film loader (unknown episodes)

Series Casting Department 

Susan McCray ... casting (4 episodes, 1981)

Series Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Linda Taylor ... women's costumer (4 episodes, 1981)
Mike Termini ... men's costumer (4 episodes, 1981)

Series Editorial Department 

Edward P. Ancona Jr. ... color consultant (4 episodes, 1981)
Kay Suffern ... negative cutter (4 episodes, 1981)
Ann Hagerman ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1981)

Series Music Department 

David Rose ... composer: theme music (33 episodes, 1981-1983)
Tom Gleason ... music editor (3 episodes, 1981)
Fred Prior ... music editor (1 episode, 1981)
John Massari ... orchestrator (unknown episodes)

Series Transportation Department 

Clyde Harper ... transportation coordinator (1 episode, 1981)

Series Other crew 

Don Balluck ... executive story consultant (6 episodes, 1981-1982)
Chris Abbott ... story editor (4 episodes, 1981-1982)
Erika Wernher ... script supervisor (4 episodes, 1981)
Gary L. Wohlleben ... production controller (4 episodes, 1981)
William Fletcher ... dga intern (unknown episodes)
Bill McCamey ... on-set nurse (unknown episodes)
Bill Sheehan ... first aid nurse (unknown episodes)

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