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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  

...  John Michael Murphy 34 episodes, 1981-1983
...  Mae Woodward 34 episodes, 1981-1983
...  Will Adams 34 episodes, 1981-1983
...  Moses Gage 34 episodes, 1981-1983
Scott Mellini ...  Ephram Winkler / ... 32 episodes, 1981-1983
...  Lizette Winkler / ... 31 episodes, 1981-1983
Kirk Brennan ...  David Sims / ... 31 episodes, 1981-1983
...  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
...  Sheriff 13 episodes, 1981-1982
Bob G. Anthony ...  Griffith / ... 12 episodes, 1981-1983
...  Mr. Rodman / ... 10 episodes, 1981-1982
...  Dr. Thompson 10 episodes, 1981-1983
Chez Lister ...  Eli 10 episodes, 1982-1983
Ivy Bethune ...  Miss Tuttle 9 episodes, 1981-1982
...  Paul Garrett / ... 8 episodes, 1981-1983
...  Sawyer 5 episodes, 1981-1982
...  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
...  Frank 4 episodes, 1982
...  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
...  Mrs. Simmons / ... 3 episodes, 1982-1983
...  Driver / ... 3 episodes, 1982
...  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
...  Helen 2 episodes, 1981-1982
Jimmy Mair ...  Stanley 2 episodes, 1981-1982
...  1st Pallbearer / ... 2 episodes, 1981-1982
Carl Pitti ...  Knight #2 / ... 2 episodes, 1981-1982
...  Dealer / ... 2 episodes, 1981-1982
...  Cook / ... 2 episodes, 1981-1982
Jerry Wills ...  Clyde / ... 2 episodes, 1981-1982
...  Drusilla Shannon 2 episodes, 1981
...  Eli McQuade 2 episodes, 1981
Roy Gunsberg ...  Parley / ... 2 episodes, 1981
...  Secretary 2 episodes, 1981
...  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
Paul Barselou ...  Emmett 2 episodes, 1982
...  Madeline / ... 2 episodes, 1982
...  Farley Webster 2 episodes, 1982
...  Ray Walker 2 episodes, 1982
Will Hunt ...  Asef / ... 2 episodes, 1982
Grant Owens ...  Dobbins / ... 2 episodes, 1982
...  Clyde Hubbard / ... 2 episodes, 1982
...  Emma / ... 2 episodes, 1982
Terry Wills ...  Clemson 2 episodes, 1982
...  Arnie Winkler 1 episode, 1981
Nelson Ackerman ...  John Murphy (Age 10) 1 episode, 1981
Howard Allen ...  Prospector #1 1 episode, 1981
...  Ada 1 episode, 1981
...  Guard #2 1 episode, 1981
Charles Benton ...  Freight Agent 1 episode, 1981
Michael Boyer ...  Horseman 1 episode, 1981
...  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
...  Friendly 1 episode, 1981
1 episode, 1981
...  Simpson 1 episode, 1981
...  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
...  Asa Taylor 1 episode, 1981
Norman Rice ...  Funeral Worker 1 episode, 1981
...  Father Connelly 1 episode, 1981
Laura Wallace-Rhodes ...  Sarah Taylor 1 episode, 1981
Naomi White ...  Kate Winkler 1 episode, 1981
...  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
...  Banker 1 episode, 1982
1 episode, 1982
Ivor Barry ...  Butler 1 episode, 1982
...  Marshal Robinson 1 episode, 1982
Anthony Battelle ...  Ben 1 episode, 1982
...  Alma Hubbard 1 episode, 1982
...  Floyd Walker 1 episode, 1982
...  Desk Clerk 1 episode, 1982
Brenda Benet ...  Rachel Hansen 1 episode, 1982
...  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
1 episode, 1982
1 episode, 1982
Keener Cagle ...  Scroggins 1 episode, 1982
Kristina Callahan ...  Sister Therese 1 episode, 1982
...  Jane Sanders 1 episode, 1982
...  Mrs. Yunker 1 episode, 1982
David S. Cass Sr. ...  Minor 1 episode, 1982
...  Sheriff 1 episode, 1982
...  Al Clayton 1 episode, 1982
...  Amanda Singer 1 episode, 1982
David Clover ...  Bettor #3 1 episode, 1982
Sid Conrad ...  Mr. Barnsley 1 episode, 1982
...  Porter 1 episode, 1982
Darryl Cooksey ...  Lyman 1 episode, 1982
Molly Copsey ...  Sue Ann 1 episode, 1982
...  Warren Hays 1 episode, 1982
...  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
...  Abby 1 episode, 1982
Michelle Downey ...  Serena Kirkpatrick 1 episode, 1982
...  Marcus Washington 1 episode, 1982
Colin Drake ...  City Slicker 1 episode, 1982
James Driskill ...  Marsh 1 episode, 1982
...  Thelma Washington 1 episode, 1982
...  Policeman 1 episode, 1982
...  Josephine 1 episode, 1982
...  Henry Wade 1 episode, 1982
...  Louise Walker 1 episode, 1982
1 episode, 1982
...  Big Jake 1 episode, 1982
Jay Fletcher ...  Blackjack 1 episode, 1982
Lois Foraker ...  Meg Eaves 1 episode, 1982
...  Amos Perry 1 episode, 1982
Matt Freeman ...  Arnie 1 episode, 1982
...  Foreman 1 episode, 1982
R.J. Ganzert ...  Conductor 1 episode, 1982
Jerry Gatlin ...  Rawlins 1 episode, 1982
...  Jenny 1 episode, 1982
...  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
...  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
...  Josh Timmons 1 episode, 1982
...  Hotel Manager 1 episode, 1982
Erik Holland ...  Sven Johnson 1 episode, 1982
...  Minister 1 episode, 1982
Ed Hooks ...  Station Manager 1 episode, 1982
...  Turner 1 episode, 1982
...  Willoughby 1 episode, 1982
James Jeter ...  Bartender 1 episode, 1982
Eric Johnston ...  Jeter 1 episode, 1982
...  Leon 1 episode, 1982
...  Nolan Walker 1 episode, 1982
...  Toby 1 episode, 1982
Taylor Lacher ...  O'Bannion 1 episode, 1982
Charles Lampkin 1 episode, 1982
...  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
...  T. J. McCandless 1 episode, 1982
Adrian A. Lopez ...  Train Worker 1 episode, 1982
...  Station Agent 1 episode, 1982
George Loros ...  Ed 1 episode, 1982
Tom Roy Lowe ...  Trail Boss 1 episode, 1982
...  Bartender 1 episode, 1982
Biff Manard ...  Dealer #1 1 episode, 1982
...  Knight #1 1 episode, 1982
...  Flossie 1 episode, 1982
Steve Matthews ...  Martin 1 episode, 1982
...  Polly 1 episode, 1982
...  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
Stuart Nisbet ...  Spencer Nelson 1 episode, 1982
...  Judge 1 episode, 1982
Patrick O'Brien ...  Boy #2 1 episode, 1982
William P. O'Hagan ...  Officer 1 episode, 1982
...  Clete Walker 1 episode, 1982
Gary Pagett ...  Patrolman 1 episode, 1982
...  Ned Adams 1 episode, 1982
Maggie Pelletier ...  Eileen 1 episode, 1982
...  Hector 1 episode, 1982
...  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
...  Warren Collier 1 episode, 1982
David Purdy ...  Signal Man 1 episode, 1982
...  Grizzly 1 episode, 1982
Mary-Robin Redd ...  Miss Emma 1 episode, 1982
...  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
...  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
...  Judge 1 episode, 1982
Nina Shipman ...  Olga Johnson 1 episode, 1982
Bill Smillie ...  Stokely 1 episode, 1982
...  Mr. Graves 1 episode, 1982
Allan B. Sorokin ...  Man 1 episode, 1982
Bob St. John ...  Driver 1 episode, 1982
...  Samuel Clemens 1 episode, 1982
Amzie Strickland ...  Ruby Dobbins 1 episode, 1982
Jack Stryker ...  Bettor #2 1 episode, 1982
...  Undertaker 1 episode, 1982
Joel Talbert ...  Butcher Boy 1 episode, 1982
...  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
...  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
...  Nate 1 episode, 1982
John Wyler ...  Photographer 1 episode, 1982
...  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
...  Pap 1 episode, 1983
Eric Server ...  Smock 1 episode, 1983
Kurt Smildsin ...  Farmer 1 episode, 1983
Steve Jesse Starr ...  Prisoner #1 1 episode, 1983
...  Brimmer 1 episode, 1983
...  Byrdella Richard 1 episode, 1983
Ethan Tudor W. ...  William (uncredited) 6 episodes, 1981-1982
...  Boy (uncredited) 3 episodes, 1981
George Golden ...  White-haired man in saloon (uncredited) 1 episode, 1982
...  Dealer #2 (uncredited) 1 episode, 1982

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 

Connie Garcia-Singer ... dga trainee (11 episodes, 1982)
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)
Ken Dufva ... foley artist (uncredited) (30 episodes, 1981-1983)

Series Special Effects by 

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

Series Stunts 

Jack Lilley ... stunt coordinator (unknown episodes)
Whitey Hughes ... stunts (uncredited) (1 episode, 1981)

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)
Frank Kennedy ... extras casting: locations (uncredited) (15 episodes, 1981-1982)

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)
Chris Haynes ... driver (uncredited) (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)
Mary Meacham ... title designer: illustrations (1 episode, 1981)
William Fletcher ... dga intern (unknown episodes)
Bill McCamey ... on-set nurse (unknown episodes)
Bill Sheehan ... first aid nurse (unknown episodes)

See also

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