CHARLES BICKFORD (1891 - 1967) - Wonderful character actor. Played as a cattle Baron in "The Big Country" but I remember him best as the father of Jame Wyman in the movie "Johnny Belinda" A GOOD actor.
Charles Bickford (1891 – 1967) served as host of the 1950s television series The Man Behind the Badge. In his final years, Bickford played rancher John Grainger, owner of the Shiloh Ranch on NBC's The Virginian western series.
The Farmer's Daughter is a 1947 movie that tells the story of a farmgirl who ends up working as a maid for a Congressman and his politically powerful mother. It stars Loretta Young, Joseph Cotten, Ethel Barrymore, and Charles Bickford, and was adapted by Allen Rivkin and Laura Kerr from the play Juurakon Hulda by Hella Wuolijoki, using the pen name Juhani Tervapää. It was directed by H.C. Potter. The film won the Academy Award for Best Actress for Loretta Young.
DUEL IN THE SUN (1946) - Jennifer Jones (pictured) - Gregory Peck (pictured) - Joseph Cotten - Lionel Barrymore - Herbert Marshall - Lillian Gish - Walter Huston - Charles Bickford - Based on novel by Niven Busch - Directed by King Vidor - Selznick International - Movie Poster.