Cameron Mitchell in Gunsmoke

Cameron Mitchell

Born: 1918-11-04


Cameron Mitchell

Celebrated character actor Cameron Mitchell was the son of a preacher. He served as an Air Force bombardier in World War II, started his acting career on Broadway, and was one of the actors on an early electronic experiment in 1940 that would later be called television.
He had more than 300 film and television appearances, but is most remembered as Buck Cannon on The High Chaparral.
A lifelong smoker, Mitchell died in 1994 from lung cancer at the age of 75.


Season 20

The Iron Men
WatchedS20E07: The Iron Men
Aired: Mon, 1974-10-21
Matt and former lawman now turned alcoholic, Chauncey Demon go up against land baron Carl Ryker.