DIF-DBS Memorials

Monday, February 27, 2006

Dennis Weaver

Dennis Weaver will always be remembered as "Marshall Sam McCloud" in "McCloud", as "Chester Goode" on the classic western series "Gunsmoke", and for his appearance on the Simpsons as an aging cowboy actor.

Jay Ward

Jay Ward will always be remembered for bring the world "Moose and Squirrel" Aka "Rocky and Bullwinkle"!!

Darren McGavin

Darren McGavin is remembered from the horror series "Klochak: The Night Stalker", the movie "A Christmas Story", and apperances on Murphy Brown and the X-Files.

Tony Randall

Tony Randall will always be remembered as the neat freak "Felix Unger" on the classic sitcom "The Odd Couple".

Sunday, February 26, 2006

Mel Blanc (Man of a Thousand Voices)

Mel Blanc did voices for radio shows, and warner Brothers and Hanna-Barbera cartoons. He's best known for doing the voices of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety Bird, Porky Pig, Yosemite Sam, Foghorn Leghorn and Barney Rubble from "The Flintstones", and many more. His actual voice was like Sylvester the cat... without the lisp.

Robert Reed

Robert Reed will always be remembered as "Mike Brady", the head of the six kid Brady family on the late 1960's early 1970's sitcom "The Brady Bunch"

Peter Sellers

He will be always remembered as "Inspector Jacques Clouseau" in the Pink Panther Movies, and as three characters (Dr. Strangelove, President Merkin Muffley of the United States and Group Captain Lionel Mandrake) in the classic movie "Dr. Strangelove: Or How I learned To Stop Worrying and Love The Bomb"!

Graham Chapman

One of the fellows from Monty Python's Flying Circus... he was also was the lead actor in the Python movies "The Life of Brian" and The Holy Grail".

The Addams Family

Grandmama Addams (Blossom Rock)

The family cook, and Gomez's mother.

Morticia Addams (Carolyn Jones)

A vampish woman who dresses only in black, and loves to cut off rose buds... leaving only the stems. When she speaks anything in French... it drives Gomez crazy!

Uncle Fester Addams (Jackie Coogan)

Moritica's Uncle, who had a thing for explosives and could light up light bulbs when placed in his mouth.

Lurch (and The Thing) (Ted Cassidy)

Lurch was the family butler, and harpsicord player. Ted Cassidy also played "The Thing, an arm which would come out of box in stragetic places throughout the house. He also appeared on Star Trek as the android Ruk and as the voice of Balock.

Bruce Lee

The greatest martial artist of all time! He was known for his famous "one inch punch" and his two finger pushups, as well as developing the martial art known as Jeet Kun Do.

Brian Keith

Brain Keith was "Uncle Bill Davis", a bachelor civil engineer who was raising his brother's three orphaned children in the 1960's sitcom "Family Affair". He also appeared in numerous movies and several television series. He also did one appearance on Star Trek - Deep Space Nine.

Anissa Jones

Anissa Jones was "Buffy" in the 60's series "Family Affair". Buffy always had a talking doll called "Mrs. Beasley". Annisa died from a massive drug over dose... she went way too early.

Bill Bixby

Bill Bixby will always be remembered as Dr. David Banner... the goood guy who turns mean green when he gets angry!

Saturday, February 25, 2006

Jonathan Brandis

Jon will always be remembered for his role on Stephen Speilberg's series "SeaQuest DSV". He went way too early.

Don Knotts

Don Knotts will always be one of my all time favorite comedy actors of the 20th century... his performance in the classic "The Ghost and Mr. Chicken" will always make me laugh!

Richard Harris

Richard Harris will always be remembered as Professor Dumbledore for the first two Harry Porter movies!

Friday, February 24, 2006

2287 dead.... 13 to go

Think about it!

Sunday, February 19, 2006


Tim Choate was best known (or maybe not) as Zathras, of the family Zathras, with his twelve brothers, all known as Zathras, helper of Drall, who kept the great machine on Epsilon 3 running smoothly on the television series... Babylon 5.

(I always thought the Family Zathras would make a great law firm... welcome to the Law Firm of Zathras, Zathras, Zathras, Zathras, Zathras, Zathras, Zathras, Zathras, Zathras, Zathras, Zathras and Zathras!!)

Tuesday, February 14, 2006

Gordon Jump

Gordon Jump will always be remembered as Arthur C. Carlson AKA "The Big Guy", who was the rather clueless station manager of the Cincinnati radio station WKRP, on "WKRP in Cincinnati", and the Maytag Repair Man.

Andreas Katsulas

Andreas will always been rememberd as the fiery passioned Narn Ambassador to Babylon 5 G'Kar who mellowed out over the series, the Romulan Commander Tomulak on Star Trek- TNG who was a thorn in Picard's side, a Vissian Captain on Enterprise, and the one armed man in the movie "The Fugitive".

Sunday, February 12, 2006

Peter Benchley

Peter Benchley was the author who wrote the famous novels "Jaws", "The Deep", "The Island" and numerous others.

Saturday, February 11, 2006

Oh the pain! Oh the pain of it all!

Johnathan Harris will always be remembered as the dastardly, yet cowardly Dr. Zachary Smith on the classic CBS series "Lost In Space!

Sunday, February 05, 2006

Al Lewis

Al Lewis will always be best remembered as the lovable Grampa Munster on the classic tv series "The Munsters"