Mark Goddard

Born Jul 24, 1936

Mark Goddard is an American film actor who has starred in a number of television programs. He portrayed Major Don West, the space adversary of Dr. Zachary Smith in the cult 1960s CBS series, Lost in Space, and Detective Sgt. Chris Ballard on The ABC TV series The Detectives.… Read More

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1936 Birth Born on July 24, 1936.


1959 22 Years Old In 1959, after just three weeks in Hollywood, he landed a role in the CBS Four Star Television series Johnny Ringo, having played the character of Cully, the deputy, to Don Durant's character of Ringo, and Karen Sharpe's Laura Thomas, the girlfriend of Ringo. … Read More
Goddard appeared as Norman Tabor in the 1960 episode "Surprise Party" of the CBS anthology series The DuPont Show with June Allyson.
1963 26 Years Old In 1963, Goddard appeared as Roy Mooney on CBS's Perry Mason episode 180, "The Case of the Potted Planter".
1965 28 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1965, he played Lester Crawford in "The Case of the Frustrated Folk Singer." … Read More


1970 33 Years Old …  In 1970, Goddard co-starred opposite Kent McCord, and Martin Milner, in a poignant episode of the NBC police drama Adam-12, in which he plays a friend of Pete Malloy (Milner) who is killed in the line of duty. … Read More


1978 41 Years Old In 1978, Goddard starred with Liza Minnelli on Broadway in the musical The Act.
1979 42 Years Old In 1979, Goddard was in the disco rollerskating movie Roller Boogie featuring Linda Blair and Jim Bray. … Read More


1991 54 Years Old From 1991 through at least 2009 he served as a special education teacher at the F. L. Chamberlain School in Middleboro, Massachusetts, where he taught an acting class.


2002 65 Years Old …  Goddard was grief-stricken when, on November 3, 2002, his mentor and friend of more than 35 years, Harris, died.
2009 72 Years Old In 2009, he released an autobiographical memoir, To Space and Back. … Read More
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