Johnny Crawford (I)

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KNOWN FOR 
The Rifleman (1958-1963) | Hellboy (2004) | The Thirteenth Floor (1999)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins More »
AKA 
John E. Crawford | John Ernest Crawford | Johnnie Crawford | John Crawford | Johnny  Less
BORN 
Mar 26, 1946 (age 72)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 45-80
GUILDS *
AFTRA | AEA | SAG | ASCAP  Less
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian | Eastern European
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Receding)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
130 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Slim
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone | Tenor
ATHLETICS *
Basketball | Steer Wrestling | Calf Roping | Golf | Bowling | Water Skiing | Trick Roping | Swimming | Equestrian | Fencing | Baseball | Cycling | Tennis | Volleyball  Less
ACCENTS *
Irish | Scottish | Midwest | British | Australian | French | Southern | Spanish  Less
LANGUAGES *
French
INSTRUMENTS *
Harmonica | Guitar
DANCE *
Tap | Disco | Tango | Swing | Ballroom | Waltz  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Television | Voice Over | Film | Music Video | Theater | Commercial  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Producing | Editing
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (19 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (47 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Rupert Patterson Wants to Be a Super HeroRupert Patterson Wants to Be a Super Hero (TV Movie) Art / Gus  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the DrawThe Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw (TV Movie) Mark McCain  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for ParadiseParadise (TV Series) Doug McKay / McKay (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989–1990 2
  • Primary photo for CrossbowCrossbow (TV Series) Crown Prince Ignatius / Prince Ignatius (6 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987–1988 6
    • The Rebirth (Feb 7, 1988) Crown Prince Ignatius  Less
    • The Handmaiden (Jan 31, 1988) Prince Ignatius  Less
    • Lotus (Jan 17, 1988) Crown Prince Ignatius  Less
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  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Noah Paisley (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The All American CowboyThe All American Cowboy (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Movie MacabreMovie Macabre (TV Series) Horsey (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Kenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure ContinuesKenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure Continues (TV Movie) Masket  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Little House on the PrairieLittle House on the Prairie (TV Series) Ben Shelby (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Cade's CountyCade's County (TV Series) Billy Don Bucknell (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for The Big ValleyThe Big Valley (TV Series) Deputy Sheriff Billy Norris (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-OHawaii Five-O (TV Series) Private Jerry Franklin (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for LancerLancer (TV Series) Jeff Dane (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Aaron Bolt (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Mister EdMister Ed (TV Series) Jeff Kerrigan (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Mr. NovakMr. Novak (TV Series) USSR - United Nations Assembly / JoJo Rizzo (2 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964–1965 2
  • Primary photo for BrandedBranded (TV Series) Deputy Sheriff Clay Holden (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Performer ("Sandy", "The Girl Next Door") (1 episode, 1965), Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
    • Episode #1.9 (Feb 20, 1965) Himself - Singer, Performer ("Sandy", "The Girl Next Door")  Less
  • Primary photo for The RiflemanThe Rifleman (TV Series) Mark McCain (168 episodes, 1958), Performer ("Greensleeves") (1 episode, 1963), Performer ("Something Special") (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1958–1963 168
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  • Primary photo for The Dick Powell ShowThe Dick Powell Show (TV Series) Pete Johnson (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Donna Reed ShowThe Donna Reed Show (TV Series) Victor (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of Wells FargoTales of Wells Fargo (TV Series) Tommy Peel (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Restless GunThe Restless Gun (TV Series) Ned Timberlake (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
    • Gratitude (Jun 16, 1958) Ned Timberlake  Less
  • Primary photo for Matinee TheatreMatinee Theatre (TV Series) Leo - Orphan Boy / Dickie Browning / Young Heathcliff / Pepe / Jimmy (14 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1958 14
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  • Primary photo for TrackdownTrackdown (TV Series) Eric Paine (2 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958 2
    • The Deal (Apr 25, 1958) Eric Paine  Less
    • The Boy (Mar 28, 1958) Eric Paine (as Johnnie Crawford)  Less
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Chuck Ohringer (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Jimmy Bennett (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Mark McCain / Billy Prescott (2 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958 2
  • Primary photo for WhirlybirdsWhirlybirds (TV Series) Timmy Thompson / Jimmy Aldane / Ricky Scott (3 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1958 3
  • Primary photo for Adventures of Wild Bill HickokAdventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series) Johnny (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Make Room for DaddyMake Room for Daddy (TV Series) Peter Lorenzo / Rusty's Friend (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1958 2
  • Primary photo for Have Gun - Will TravelHave Gun - Will Travel (TV Series) Robbie AKA Chiwa (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Mr. Adams and EveMr. Adams and Eve (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Letter to LorettaLetter to Loretta (TV Series) Bobby Wright / Arthur Mullen / Freddy (3 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1957 3
  • Primary photo for The MillionaireThe Millionaire (TV Series) Wally (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Frank Sinatra ShowThe Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) Gaby (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for CrossroadsCrossroads (TV Series) Kenny (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Telephone TimeTelephone Time (TV Series) Chuckie LaPlante (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1957 2
  • Primary photo for The Sheriff of CochiseThe Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series) Manuel Bernel (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The O. Henry PlayhouseThe O. Henry Playhouse (TV Series) Hermitage (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Count of Monte CristoThe Count of Monte Cristo (TV Series) Gerard (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
    • Andorra (Nov 23, 1956) Gerard (as John Ernest Crawford)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of AmericaCavalcade of America (TV Series) Billy Brandon (as a boy) (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 2
  • Primary photo for The Lone RangerThe Lone Ranger (TV Series) Tommy (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Jerry / Jean (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 2
  • Primary photo for Chevron Hall of StarsChevron Hall of Stars (TV Series) Samson Hoytfire (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The Pinky Lee ShowThe Pinky Lee Show (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950 1
Self (21 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Actor's JourneyThe Actor's Journey (Video) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Actor's Journey for KidsThe Actor's Journey for Kids (Video) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Series) Himself / Mark McCain from Rifleman (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Westerns (Jan 25, 2011) Himself / Mark McCain from Rifleman  Less
  • Primary photo for Child Stars: Their StoryChild Stars: Their Story (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Vicki!Vicki! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Pat Sajak ShowThe Pat Sajak Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for A Prairie Home Companion: The Second Annual Farewell PerformanceA Prairie Home Companion: The Second Annual Farewell Performance (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Our TimeOur Time (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for When the West Was Fun: A Western ReunionWhen the West Was Fun: A Western Reunion (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1979 $545K
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1966
  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself / Himself-Guest Host (4 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1964
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  • Primary photo for Celebrity PartyCelebrity Party (TV Special) Himself  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for One Man's ChallengeOne Man's Challenge (Short) Himself  Less 1962 $100K
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Thank Your Lucky StarsThank Your Lucky Stars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for About FacesAbout Faces (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Mickey Mouse ClubThe Mickey Mouse Club (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955
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  • Primary photo for The Pinky Lee ShowThe Pinky Lee Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Mickey Mouse Club StoryThe Mickey Mouse Club Story (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Crossbow: The MovieCrossbow: The Movie (Video) Prince Ignatius (archive footage)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The ShootistThe Shootist Books' Victim in Flashback (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1976 $6MM / —

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • El Dorado * – Luke MacDonald Paramount / Howard Hawks
  • The Resurrection of Broncho Billy * – Billy Best Live Action Short Oscar
  • Adventures of William Tell * – Prince Ignatius RHI / George Mihalka dir.
  • The Inbreaker * – Chris MacRae Canadian Independent
  • The Restless Ones * – David Winton World Wide Pictures
  • Indian Paint * – Nishko Eagle-American
  • Macbeth * – Seyton Arthur Allan Seidelman
  • The Thirteenth Floor * – Singer / music director Roland Emmerich
  • The Great Texas Dynamite Chase * – Slim New World / Michael Pressman
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Crossbow * – Prince Ignatius, 3 episodes RHI / George Mihalka
  • Murder, She Wrote * – Noah Paisley, "A Lady in the Lake" Universal / Walter Grauman
  • Little House on the Prairie * – Ben Shelby in "The Hunters" Paramount / Michael Landon
  • Hawaii Five-0 * – Private Franklin, "By the Numbers" Paramount / Seymour Robbie
  • The Rifleman * – Mark McCain, 168 episodes Levy-Gardner-Laven
  • NBC's Matinee Theater * – featured roles in 14 teleplays NBC-TV, various directors
  • The Big Valley * – Norris, "The Other Face of Justice" Levy-Gardner-Laven
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The Foreigner (Shue) * – Charley Texas Family Musicals Inc.
  • The Sunshine Boys * – Al Lewis Texas Family Musicals Inc.
  • Morning's At Seven (Osborn) * – Thor Pioneer Playhouse, Danville, KY
  • The Nerd (Larry Shue) * – Rick Steadman Country Squire D.T., Amarillo, TX
  • Weekend Comedy (Bobrick) * – Tony Tiffany's Attic, Kansas City, MO
  • Of Mice And Men * – Curley Old Globe Theatre, San Diego, CA
  • The Owl And The Pussycat * – Felix Country Squire D.T., Amarillo, TX
  • Angel On My Shoulder (Stephen Levi) * – Charly Country Squire D.T., Amarillo, TX
  • Lovers And Other Strangers * – Richie Mission Hills Dinner Theater, CA
  • Balm In Gilead (Lanford Wilson) * – John Pan Andreas Theater, Hollywood, CA
  • I Love My Wife (musical) * – Alvin Stage West, Edmonton, Canada
  • Meet Me In St. Louis (musical) * – John Truitt Boutwell Auditorium, Birmingham, AL
  • Mustard (musical) * – Jack Robertson Matrix Theatre, West Hollywood, CA
  • Brigadoon (musical) * – Tommy Albright Cain Park, Cleveland, OH
  • Belvedere (Davenport) * – Bobby King Sartu Theater, Hollywood, CA
MusicCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Sweepin' The Clouds Away (album) * – Producer/Director/Vocalist Crawford Music, 2011
  • Art Directors Guild Awards * – Music Director since 1998 The Art Directors Guild
  • The Hollywood Film Awards * – Music Director since 1997 Hollywood Film Festival

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Hollywood High School * – High School Diploma 1964 Los Angeles, CA
  • Pierce College * – none 1965 Woodland Hills, CA

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Emmy Awards * – Nominated for Best Supporting Actor (Continuing Character) in a Dramatic Series 1959
  • Golden Boot Awards * – Golden Boot 2005
  • Disneyana Fan Club * – Disney Legend Award 2012
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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