Russell Johnson

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  • Birth Name: Russell David Johnson
  • Birth Place: Ashley, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Died: January 16, 2014
  • Profession: Actor
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Gilligan's Island Star Russell Johnson Dies at 89

Russell Johnson, who played The Professor on Gilligan's Island, died Thursday at his home in Washington of kidney failure, ABC News reports. He was 89. Born in Pennsylvania, Johnson earned a Purple Heart and several other medals for hi… Read more

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11:40 — Three stranded castaways, Bob Denver (Gilligan), Dawn Wells (Mary Ann) and Russell Johnson (the Professor), take their turns in the video monitor. Zor (more…)
"Gilligan's Island" star Russell Johnson dead at 89
01:04 — Russell Johnson -- the actor best known for playing The Professor on Gilligan’s Island -- died at his home in Washington on Thursday morning. He was (more…)
Gilligan's Planet: The Complete Animated Series
The Castaways have a whole new set of adventures - now stranded in outer space!
Gilligan's Planet: The Complete Animated Series
The Castaways have a whole new set of adventures - now stranded in outer space!

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Mon Aug 21 5:00am
The Twilight ZoneBack There(Season 2, Episode 13) Syfy

Russell Johnson (“Gilligan's Island”) plays a modern man suddenly transported to the date of Lincoln's assassination. Police Sergeant: Paul Hartman. Millard: Raymond Bailey. William: Bartlett Robinson. Wellington: John Lasell. Patrolman: James Lydon (more…)

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Thu Aug 24 2:30am
Strange Lady in Town TCM

Greer Garson strikes a note for equality as a doctor in Santa Fe of the 1880s. Dana Andrews, Cameron Mitchell, Lois Smith. Father: Walter Hampden. Billy: Nick Adams. Mervyn LeRoy directed.

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Wed Aug 30 3:00pm
GunsmokeThe Long Night(Season 14, Episode 20) TVLAND

Bounty hunters are out to settle a score with Matt. Guerin: Bruce Dern. Mace: Lou Antonio. Diggs: Russell Johnson. Rita Lane: Susan Silo. Ben Miller: Robert Totten. Matt: James Arness. Doc: Milburn Stone. Festus: Ken Curtis. Newly: Buck Taylor.

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  • Birth Name: Russell David Johnson
  • Birth Place: Ashley, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Died: January 16, 2014
  • Profession: Actor

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