Actor John Russell

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on December 24, 2006

Q Back in the 1960s, there was a TV show called Lawman. The star had a bit part in Clint Eastwood's Pale Rider. Do you know who he was?
—Elaine Gibbs, Springtown, Texas

John Russell played marshal Dan Troop in Lawman from 1958 to 1962 and appeared in Pale Rider in 1985. He had roles as well in two other Eastwood movies, Honkytonk Man and The Outlaw Josey Wales. Russell was 70 when he died of emphysema in 1991.