Russell Johnson

  1. Vince Edwards, Ben Casey, TV, 1961-1966.       Forget Westerns, suddenly, medics were in. Led by Richard Chamberlain’s pretty-boy Dr Kidare and Edwards as the grittier Casey. Jack Lord and Cliff Robertson passed. Johnson next tested for Gilligan’s Island and won 98 chapters as The Professor during 1964-1967.

 Birth year: 1924Death year: 2014Other name: Casting Calls:  1