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Sheriff Neal Rydholm
Heiser / Leif Jessup
Jacob 'Jake' Walker / Frank Krause
Co-starred in a pilot for a proposed NBC sitcom called "Steptoe and Son", which was based on the British TV series of the same name (Steptoe and Son
(1962)). The pilot never sold, but the concept, as reworked by Norman Lear
and Bud Yorkin
, became Sanford and Son
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Did You Know?
[on John Wayne
during the filming of The Green Berets
(1968) I never considered him much of an actor, much less a director. Wayne was just a personality--I mean, I'm a personality, too, but he was all personality. I refused to call him "Duke" or brown-nose around him like everybody else. One day he was telling me how to do a scene a certain way, and I said, '"john, maybe that's the way you'd do ...
In preparation for his first major role in The Marrying Kind
(1952), director George Cukor
recommended that he go to ballet school because he walked too much like a football player.