Richard Garland was an accomplished actor who led an impressive career, primarily on the big screen. Garland's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the Jeff Chandler action movie "Red Ball Express" (1952), the western "The Battle at Apache Pass" (1952) with John Lund and the western "The Cimarron Kid" (1952) with Audie Murphy. He also appeared in "Untamed Frontier" (1952) with Joseph Cotten. He continued to act in productions like the Ginger Rogers comedic drama "Forever Female" (1953) and "Rage at Dawn" (1955). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Lassie" (1954-1974). During the latter part of his career, he continued to act in the drama "Friendly Persuasion" (1956) with Gary Cooper, "Attack of the Crab Monsters" (1957) and "The Undead" (1957). He held additional roles in television including a part on "The Nine Lives of Elfego Baca" (1958-1960). Garland last acted in the Ray Milland drama "Panic in Year Zero" (1962). Garland was married to Beverly Garland.