Is This Bob Miles?

The Cannon family runs the High Chaparral Ranch in the Arizona Territory in the 1870s. Check out another western by David Dortort.
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Is This Bob Miles?

Post by heartbeatgirl » Mon Feb 17, 2014 1:41 pm

Yesterday, whilst watching an episode from season 1 of The High Chaparral on TV, I began to think that one of the characters looked familiar. Afterwards, I went on Youtube, and took some screencaps. The episode is called "Ride The Savage Land", and I think the Native American is Bob Miles, Bonanza's stunt co-ordinator. Although he had a speaking part, the character didn't have a name, and isn't listed in the credits. I've even been on The High Chaparral website, but it only lists the main characters. It would be interesting to see what your views are?

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Re: Is This Bob Miles?

Post by patina » Mon Feb 17, 2014 9:59 pm

Best I can do for comparison is a screencap from Land Grab. Bob Miles has a chin dimple and I don't see one on the "Indian."

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Re: Is This Bob Miles?

Post by BettyHT » Tue Feb 18, 2014 12:02 am

Image George Keymas Image Michael Keep Both of these men are listed in the credits and have played Native Americans on other shows and in movies.
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Re: Is This Bob Miles?

Post by october » Tue Feb 18, 2014 4:47 am

Very hard call. Bob was part of the DD 'company' who popped up all over the place.
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Re: Is This Bob Miles?

Post by barbp » Tue Feb 18, 2014 10:47 pm

for the HC episode according to IMDB there is an apache brave listed as Dennis Cross-he was also in a 1967 Bonanza episode as Monk in "A Woman in the House". If one googles Dennis Cross on images, there is a picture of him in rifleman that looks a lot like the one from HC as shown here.
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Re: Is This Bob Miles?

Post by BettyHT » Wed Feb 19, 2014 10:26 am

barbp: I think you nailed it.
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Re: Is This Bob Miles?

Post by Pam » Thu May 08, 2014 7:10 pm

a great looking guy

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