Richard Bull

Richard Bull
1924 - 2014

Richard Bull  American Actor


Richard William Bull (June 26, 1924 – February 3, 2014) was an American film, stage and television actor. He was best known for his performance as "Doc" on Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea and Nels Oleson on Little House on the Prairie....

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Longest Relationship67 yrs, 1 mth
Shortest Relationship67 yrs, 1 mth
Average Relationship Length67 yrs, 1 mth
First Name Richard
Last Name Bull
Full Name at Birth Richard Bull
Age 89 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th June, 1924
Birthplace Zion, Illinois, USA
Died 3rd February, 2014
Place of Death Calabasas, California
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Film, Stage And Television Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Nels on Little House on the Prairie
Year(s) Active 1956–2014
Family Member Barbara "Bobbi" Collentine (wife) (actress)
Associated People Melissa Gilbert (actress), Michael Landon (actor, Director), Scottie MacGregor (actress)
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Richard Bull89 CancerActor
Barbara Collentine91 GeminiActress

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Boss2011 Elderly Farmer TV Show
Osso Bucco2008 Old Man Diner Movie
Sugar2008 Earl Higgins Movie
Witless Protection2008 Sheriff Smoot Movie
Let's Go to Prison2006 Board Member #2 Movie
Normal2003 Roy Sr. - Roy's Father TV Movie
The Secret2001 Grandpa Movie
A Day in a Life2000 Will Movie
ER1994 Nice Old Man on El TV Show
Where Pigeons Go to Die1990 Dr. Sand TV Movie
Guns of Paradise1988 Judge Hollister TV Show
Houston Knights1987 TV Show
Designing Women1986 Everett TV Show
It's Garry Shandling's Show.1986 Stanley TV Show
A Death in California1985 Judge Leonard Ginsburg TV Show
Amazing Stories1985 Mr. Hiller TV Show
Sara1985 Judge TV Show
Little House: Bless All the Dear Children1984 Nels Oleson TV Movie
Little House: The Last Farewell1984 Nels Oleson TV Movie
Finder of Lost Loves1984 Roger Dillon, Norman's Attorney TV Show
Highway to Heaven1984 Doctor TV Show
Little House: Look Back to Yesterday1983 Nels Oleson TV Movie
Capitol1982 Judge (1984-1985) TV Show
Herbie, the Love Bug1982 Dr. Williams TV Show
Hill Street Blues1981 Mr. Furillo TV Show
The Great Cash Giveaway Getaway1980 Mr. Dornbusch TV Movie
The Golden Gate Murders1979 Deputy Coroner TV Movie
Knots Landing1979 Glenn McMillen TV Show
A Different Story1978 Mr. Cooke Movie
Lou Grant1977 Dr. Bonham TV Show
A Sensitive, Passionate Man1977 Dr. Lazerow TV Movie
The Harvey Korman Show1977 Judge Lutz TV Show
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman1976 Reverend Pauley TV Show
Most Wanted1976 Sheriff Nye TV Show
The Tony Randall Show1976 Mort Lumbuli TV Show
Visions1976 TV Show
Mr. Sycamore1975 Dr. Ferfield Movie
The Parallax View1974 Parallax Goon Movie
Apple's Way1974 Mr. Ryland, Ryland TV Show
Little House on the Prairie1974 Nels Oleson TV Show
Movin' On1974 Manager TV Show
Newman's Law1974 Immigration Man Movie
Heat Wave!1974 Health Department Official TV Movie
Breezy1973 Doctor Movie
Executive Action1973 Gunman - Team A Movie
High Plains Drifter1973 Asa Goodwin Movie
The President's Plane Is Missing1973 First Controller TV Movie
Barnaby Jones1973 Sheriff Safian, Mr. Moore, Mr. Strather TV Show
Man and Boy1972 Thornhill Movie
Ulzana's Raid1972 Ginsford Movie
The Rookies1972 Maitre D' TV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972 Harry, Coroner, Mr. Zahn TV Show
Lawman1971 Dusaine Movie
The Andromeda Strain1971 Air Force Major Movie
Nichols1971 Thatcher TV Show
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971 Mr. Harris TV Show
Sarge1971 Lt. Comdr. Kellin TV Show
The Smith Family1971 Wilson TV Show
Sweet, Sweet Rachel1971 Lt. Fisher TV Movie
Columbo1971 2nd Detective TV Show
Move1970 Keith Movie
The Partridge Family1970 Thompson TV Show
Moonfire1970 Hawkins Movie
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969 Lawyer TV Show
Room 2221969 Bill Cruickshank TV Show
To Rome with Love1969 Collins TV Show
How to Steal the World1968 Capt. Gelser Movie
The Secret Life of an American Wife1968 Howard Movie
The Stalking Moon1968 Doctor Movie
The Thomas Crown Affair1968 Booth Guard Movie
Hawaii Five-O1968 Doctor Shirmer TV Show
Here Come the Brides1968 Carver TV Show
The Name of the Game1968 Franz Kober TV Show
Hour of the Gun1967 Thomas Fitch Movie
In Like Flint1967 Newscaster (uncredited) Movie
Ironside1967 Dr. Ender TV Show
Judd for the Defense1967 U.S. Atorney Drayton TV Show
Mannix1967 Dr. Green, Professor Edmund Crewson, Dr. Lambert Whitaker TV Show
Blue Light1966 Major Kurtz TV Show
Family Affair1966 Manager, Mr. Ross, Mr. Lewis TV Show
Felony Squad1966 Byron Sanders, Arthur Lacey, Peterson TV Show
Mission: Impossible1966 Dr. Laurence, Lorkner, Oliver Donovan TV Show
Iron Horse1966 Abel Spender TV Show
The Satan Bug1965 Eric Cavanaugh Movie
Gidget1965 Maitre d' TV Show
I Spy1965 Newman, Blaine TV Show
Run for Your Life1965 Jameson Dudley TV Show
The F.B.I.1965 Dr. Meyers, Ralph Kurland, George Hoyer TV Show
Della1964 Mark Nodella Movie
Bewitched1964 John Alden TV Show
Gomer Pyle: USMC1964 Dr. Franklin, Psychiatrist TV Show
Peyton Place1964 Dr. Remmick, Dr. Lewis Remmick TV Show
Slattery's People1964 Donovan TV Show
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1964 Capt. Gelser, Captain Gelser TV Show
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea1964 Doctor, Seaview Doctor TV Show
Destry1964 The Bartender TV Show
Kentucky Jones1964 Harold Erkel TV Show
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963 Frank Lacy TV Show
Breaking Point1963 Inspector TV Show
The Bill Dana Show1963 Hawkins TV Show
The Fugitive1963 McIntire TV Show
The Great Adventure1963 Landlord TV Show
The Richard Boone Show1963 Bill TV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962 Dr. Michaels, The Butler, The Detective TV Show
The Eleventh Hour1962 Phil Whitman TV Show
The Virginian1962 Doc Spence, Doctor TV Show
Ben Casey1961 Dr. Jack Taylor TV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961 Chino Inmate TV Show
Then There Were Three1961 Movie
Harrigan and Son1960 Lawson TV Show
Insight1960 Danny TV Show
My Three Sons1960 Mr. Rhodes, J.C. Dobbins TV Show
The Andy Griffith Show1960 Mr. Jackson, Bill Lindsay TV Show
But Not for Me1959 Ticket Seller (uncredited) Movie
Bonanza1959 Mr. Goodman TV Show
Men Into Space1959 Radio Operator TV Show
Shotgun Slade1959 Doctor TV Show
The DuPont Show with June Allyson1959 Frank Richards, Rudiger TV Show
Tales of Frankenstein1958 Paul Halpert TV Show
The True Story of Lynn Stuart1958 Customs Officer (uncredited) Movie
Behind Closed Doors1958 TV Show
Fear Strikes Out1957 Reporter Slade (uncredited) Movie
Operation Mad Ball1957 Military Police Sergeant (uncredited) Movie
Perry Mason1957 Court Reporter TV Show
Panic!1957 Steve TV Show
Full of Life1956 Doctor (uncredited) Movie
West Point1956 TV Show
The Man Called X1956 TV Show
Gunsmoke1955 Deems, Nort TV Show
Highway Patrol1955 Bert Nelson, Joe Curran, Sandy Hopak TV Show
Medic1954 Dr. H. Batten, Dr. Carter TV Show
Death Valley Days1952 Pat Jackson, Jeremy Hatcher TV Show
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