80 (passed away Aug. 4th, 1993)
Jun. 25th, 1913
Lascassas, Tennessee, USA
John Pickard's Main TV Roles
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- Has played characters on both ends of a whip. In _Hellgate (1952)_ (qv), he's seen as an inmate in a frontier prison who receives 17 lashes for lying to a guard. In _Badlands of Montana (1957)_ (qv), he plays a corrupt frontier mayor who delivers 10 lashes to the back of an opponent played by 'Rex Reason' (qv),
- He was almost cast as Marshal Dillon when _"Gunsmoke" (1955)_ (qv) was under development for television in 1955. 'Charles Marquis Warren' (qv) (who produced the first year of the show) said his tests were going very well until he "...floundered in a love scene with Kitty. I don't think he ever knew how close he came to immortality!"
- Killed by a bull on a family farm.
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