Russell Johnson (I) (1924–2014)

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KNOWN FOR 
Gilligan's Island (1964-1967) | Santa Barbara (1987) | Black Saddle (1959-1960)
AWARDS 
1 win & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Russell D. Johnson | Russ Johnson
NICKNAMEs  
The Professor, Russ
BORN 
Nov 10, 1924 (died Jan 16, 2014)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

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Past Film & Video (42 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (128 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Forsaken WesternsThe Forsaken Westerns (TV Series) Dan Marshall ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for MomMom (TV Series) In Memory Of ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for The Spit Show with Indus & RaquelThe Spit Show with Indus & Raquel (TV Series) (Himself) ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for MeegoMeego (TV Series) The Professor ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for RoseanneRoseanne (TV Series) Mark ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for With a VengeanceWith a Vengeance (TV Movie) Dr. Jesse Butler  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for AnimaniaAnimania (TV Series) Narrator (segment: "Stevie Washington")  Less 1991– 
  • Primary photo for My Two DadsMy Two Dads (TV Series) Frank Mooney ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Stevie and ZoyaStevie and Zoya (TV Series) Narrator (1987-1989)  Less 1987–1989
  • Primary photo for MonstersMonsters (TV Series) Jeffrey ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for MathnetMathnet (TV Series) Frank Puck ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Knots LandingKnots Landing (TV Series) Tim Murphy ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for ALFALF (TV Series) Professor Roy Hinkley ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara (TV Series) Will Morton ( 2 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987 2
  • Primary photo for DynastyDynasty (TV Series) Earl Thompson ( 2 episodes, 1986–1987 )  Less 1986–1987 2
  • Primary photo for NewhartNewhart (TV Series) Beaver Lodge Member ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for FameFame (TV Series) Duke Mackie ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for MacGyverMacGyver (TV Series) Oslow ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for DallasDallas (TV Series) Sheriff Wyatt Mansfield ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Buffalo BillBuffalo Bill (TV Series) Dr. Murphy ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
    • Pilot (Jun 1, 1983) Dr. Murphy  Less
  • Primary photo for Gilligan's PlanetGilligan's Planet (TV Series) Professor Roy Hinkley, Jr. ( 13 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 13
    • Gilligan's Army (Dec 11, 1982) Professor Roy Hinkley, Jr. (voice)  Less
    • Super Gilligan (Dec 4, 1982) Professor Roy Hinkley, Jr. (voice)  Less
    • Wings (Nov 27, 1982) Professor Roy Hinkley, Jr. (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The JeffersonsThe Jeffersons (TV Series) Mac Steele ( 2 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 2
  • Primary photo for The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's IslandThe Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island (TV Movie) Prof. Roy Hinkley Jr.  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Bosom BuddiesBosom Buddies (TV Series) Mr. Shaw ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for The Righteous ApplesThe Righteous Apples (TV Series) Sgt. McGuinty ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Beyond WestworldBeyond Westworld (TV Series) Patrick ( 2 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for The Castaways on Gilligan's IslandThe Castaways on Gilligan's Island (TV Movie) Prof. Roy Hinkley Jr.  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Lou GrantLou Grant (TV Series) Karlan ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Wonder WomanWonder Woman (TV Series) Colonel ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Rescue from Gilligan's IslandRescue from Gilligan's Island (TV Movie) Professor Roy Hinkley, Jr.  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The BastardThe Bastard (TV Movie) Col. James Barrett  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Captain Carl Fargo ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The Ghost of Flight 401The Ghost of Flight 401 (TV Movie) Loft  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Mr. Calder ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Nowhere to HideNowhere to Hide (TV Movie) Charles Montague  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Code RCode R (TV Series) Ike ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Carl Jensen ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Rich Man, Poor Man - Book IIRich Man, Poor Man - Book II (TV Series) Actor ( 2 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 2
  • Primary photo for Collision Course: Truman vs. MacArthurCollision Course: Truman vs. MacArthur (TV Movie) Gen. George Stratemeyer  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of GilliganThe New Adventures of Gilligan (TV Series) Professor Roy Hinkley ( 24 episodes, 1974–1975 )  Less 1974–1975 24
    • Moderation (Oct 18, 1975) Professor Roy Hinkley (voice)  Less
    • The Great Train Robbery (Oct 11, 1975) Professor Roy Hinkley (voice)  Less
    • Silence Is Leaden (Oct 4, 1975) Professor Roy Hinkley (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Mobile OneMobile One (TV Series) Actor ( 2 episodes, 1975 )  Less 1975 2
  • Primary photo for CannonCannon (TV Series) Paul Merrick / DA John Romano ( 2 episodes, 1974–1975 )  Less 1974–1975 2
  • Primary photo for You Lie So Deep, My LoveYou Lie So Deep, My Love (TV Movie) The Foreman  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Adventures of the QueenAdventures of the Queen (TV Movie) Forbes  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for MannixMannix (TV Series) Brasher ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Aloha Means GoodbyeAloha Means Goodbye (TV Movie) Dr. Frank Franklin  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for HawkinsHawkins (TV Series) District Attorney ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Beg, Borrow, or StealBeg, Borrow, or Steal (TV Movie) Alex Langley  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Owen Marshall, Counselor at LawOwen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series) Asst. D.A. Grant / Asst. D.A. Brenton Grant / Brenton Grant / DA Grant / Prosecutor ( 8 episodes, 1971–1973 )  Less 1971–1973 8
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  • Primary photo for The Horror at 37,000 FeetThe Horror at 37,000 Feet (TV Movie) Jim Hawley  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Link Parrin / Diggs / Harry Webb / Stanger ( 4 episodes, 1957–1972 )  Less 1957–1972 4
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  • Primary photo for IronsideIronside (TV Series) Martin Lucas ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for O'Hara, U.S. TreasuryO'Hara, U.S. Treasury (TV Series) Agent Oliver Wells ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Marcus Welby, M.D.Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series) Dr. Leonard Colman ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for VanishedVanished (TV Movie) Clyde Morehouse  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Young LawyersThe Young Lawyers (TV Series) Bonelli ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for San Francisco International AirportSan Francisco International Airport (TV Series) Tober ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The F.B.I.The F.B.I. (TV Series) Dr. McGregor / Jim Kellogg / Phillip Graham ( 3 episodes, 1968–1970 )  Less 1968–1970 3
  • Primary photo for That GirlThat Girl (TV Series) Jon ( 2 episodes, 1970 )  Less 1970 2
  • Primary photo for The Movie MurdererThe Movie Murderer (TV Movie) Cliff Thomas  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for LassieLassie (TV Series) John Bradley / Ranger Allen / Ranger Mark Adams / Mr. Matthews ( 4 episodes, 1958–1969 )  Less 1958–1969 4
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  • Primary photo for Death Valley DaysDeath Valley Days (TV Series) Matthew Reynolds / Sgt. Teague / Sgt. Tate / Noble ( 4 episodes, 1961–1968 )  Less 1961–1968 4
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  • Primary photo for The Felony SquadThe Felony Squad (TV Series) Tye Laughlin ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for The Big ValleyThe Big Valley (TV Series) Davey Dunigan ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for The InvadersThe Invaders (TV Series) James Bernard ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
    • The Trial (Oct 10, 1967) James Bernard  Less
  • Primary photo for Gilligan's IslandGilligan's Island (TV Series) Professor Roy Hinkley / Professor Roy Hinckley ( 98 episodes, 1964–1967 )  Less 1964–1967 98
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  • Primary photo for Days of Our LivesDays of Our Lives (TV Series) Harold Rankin (1980)  Less 1965– 
  • Primary photo for The Great AdventureThe Great Adventure (TV Series) Narrator ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Maj. Benedict ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Greatest Show on EarthThe Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series) Dr. Arnold Andrews ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Temple HoustonTemple Houston (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Harry Devlin ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Farmer's DaughterThe Farmer's Daughter (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Breaking PointBreaking Point (TV Series) Eddy Mulhall ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Burt Harvey ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for LaramieLaramie (TV Series) Bob Talmadge / Al Denning / Bob Murkland / Wayne Cady / Stanton ( 5 episodes, 1961–1963 )  Less 1961–1963 5
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  • Primary photo for EmpireEmpire (TV Series) Bill Carey ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Eleventh HourThe Eleventh Hour (TV Series) Ralph Anderson ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Hawaiian EyeHawaiian Eye (TV Series) Warren Boyd / Bert Jackson ( 2 episodes, 1961–1963 )  Less 1961–1963 2
  • Primary photo for The DakotasThe Dakotas (TV Series) Lt. Clyde Mariot ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for It's a Man's WorldIt's a Man's World (TV Series) Rev. Blake ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for G.E. TrueG.E. True (TV Series) John T. Metcalf ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Major Dan Marriott / Steve Marshall / Craig Manson ( 3 episodes, 1957–1962 )  Less 1957–1962 3
  • Primary photo for Ben CaseyBen Casey (TV Series) Dr. Stanley Burke ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Wide CountryWide Country (TV Series) Arn McHugh ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Law and Mr. JonesThe Law and Mr. Jones (TV Series) Mr. Lankershim ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Real McCoysThe Real McCoys (TV Series) Dr. Ross ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of Wells FargoTales of Wells Fargo (TV Series) Normalie Hall / William Dodd ( 2 episodes, 1957–1962 )  Less 1957–1962 2
  • Primary photo for Route 66Route 66 (TV Series) Bob Keel ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Jane Powell ShowThe Jane Powell Show (TV Movie) Jeffrey Edwards  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Adventures in ParadiseAdventures in Paradise (TV Series) Bowman ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The DetectivesThe Detectives (TV Series) Lee Taber ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Alcoa PremiereAlcoa Premiere (TV Series) Major ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for RipcordRipcord (TV Series) Stan Warner ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The DeputyThe Deputy (TV Series) Albee Beckett ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Michael ShayneMichael Shayne (TV Series) Art Thompson ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Pete Corrigan / Prof. Manion ( 2 episodes, 1960–1961 )  Less 1960–1961 2
  • Primary photo for ThrillerThriller (TV Series) Adam Talmadge ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show with June AllysonThe DuPont Show with June Allyson (TV Series) Tom Richards / Hugh Grafton ( 2 episodes, 1960 )  Less 1960 2
  • Primary photo for Black SaddleBlack Saddle (TV Series) Marshal Gib Scott ( 42 episodes, 1959–1960 )  Less 1959–1960 42
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  • Primary photo for RiverboatRiverboat (TV Series) Darius ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for LawmanLawman (TV Series) Wade Horgan ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Border PatrolBorder Patrol (TV Series) Randall ( 1 episode )  Less 1959–  1
  • Primary photo for Rescue 8Rescue 8 (TV Series) Reverend Friend ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The CaliforniansThe Californians (TV Series) Tom Quinn ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Steve CanyonSteve Canyon (TV Series) Major Pitch Hammer ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Jefferson DrumJefferson Drum (TV Series) The Sundown Kid ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Silent ServiceThe Silent Service (TV Series) Beach / Eddie Kent / Exec. Off. Edward L. Beach ( 3 episodes, 1957–1958 )  Less 1957–1958 3
  • Primary photo for FlightFlight (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode )  Less 1958–  1
  • Primary photo for Casey JonesCasey Jones (TV Series) Jeff Tyler ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Rin Tin TinThe Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series) Sgt. Stan Powers / Greene ( 2 episodes, 1956–1957 )  Less 1956–1957 2
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Dr. Willis / Lennigan / Carter ( 3 episodes, 1955–1957 )  Less 1955–1957 3
  • Primary photo for Code 3Code 3 (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Turk ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of AmericaCavalcade of America (TV Series) Dan Marshall / Karl Nader ( 2 episodes, 1955–1957 )  Less 1955–1957 2
  • Primary photo for Circus BoyCircus Boy (TV Series) Dr. Ben Osgood ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for You Are ThereYou Are There (TV Series) Fletcher Christian ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for CrossroadsCrossroads (TV Series) Jack Fromer ( 3 episodes, 1955–1956 )  Less 1955–1956 3
  • Primary photo for Celebrity PlayhouseCelebrity Playhouse (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for MedicMedic (TV Series) Al Monroe ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Rusty ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Kings RowKings Row (TV Series) Mark ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Warner Brothers PresentsWarner Brothers Presents (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Lone RangerThe Lone Ranger (TV Series) Tom Levering ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Touch of SteelThe Touch of Steel (TV Movie) Lefty  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for City DetectiveCity Detective (TV Series) Stocker ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Adventures of SupermanAdventures of Superman (TV Series) Chopper ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Fireside TheatreFireside Theatre (TV Series) Sailor ( 1 episode, 1950 )  Less 1950 1
Self (18 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (12 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild AwardsThe 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The 66th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 66th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself (In Memoriam) (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Prof. Roy Hinckley ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • When Television Came of Age (May 29, 2014) Prof. Roy Hinckley (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Hank in 'Attack of the Crab Monsters' ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Episode dated 17 February 2010 (Feb 17, 2010) Hank in 'Attack of the Crab Monsters' (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Before the Three-Hour TourBefore the Three-Hour Tour (Video) Roy 'The Professor' Hinkley Jr., PH.D (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Universe According to UniversalThe Universe According to Universal (Video) George (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Brilliant But CancelledBrilliant But Cancelled (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Christian Scare Films Vol. 4Christian Scare Films Vol. 4 (Video) (segment "God Is In The Streets") (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Mystery Science Theater 3000: The MovieMystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie Self (archive footage)  Less 1996 $1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Jack Arnold erzähltJack Arnold erzählt (TV Series) George ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Adventures of SupermanAdventures of Superman (TV Series) Man on Phone in Montage ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953
    • Crime Wave (Feb 27, 1953) Man on Phone in Montage (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for HellbenderHellbender (Video Game) General Cho (voice)  Less 1996
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