Again reprised the role of Marcus Welby in the TV-movie, "Marcus Welby, M.D.--A Holiday Affair"
As a baby moved with family to Seattle
At age 10, moved with family to Los Angeles (date approximate)
Began touring on a recurring basis with a production of the play, "The Ship"
Last feature film, "Secret of the Incas"
Played first male leads in films, "Unashamed" and "New Morals for Old"
Played grandfather James Lawrence on the short-lived NBC drama series, "Little Women"
Began acting in "Father Knows Best" on radio
First TV-movie, the two-part "Vanished"; received an Emmy nomination as Outstanding Supporting Actor
Played the title role of Nick Holloway on the detective comedy series pilot, "Holloway's Daughters"; option for possible series not picked up
Played the title role on the ABC-TV medical drama series, "Marcus Welby M.D."
Reprised the role of Marcus Welby in the TV-movie, "The Return of Marcus Welby, M.D."
Signed by MGM; first film there, "The Sin of Madelon Claudet"
Starred in two NBC "extension sequels", 90 minutes long each: "Father Knows Best: The Father Knows Best Reunion" and "Father Knows Best: Home from Christmas"
Began career at Pasadena Playhouse; acted in productions there for four years
Made film debut in "The Black Camel", produced by Fox
Toured major US cities in a production of the play, "Generation", in the role of Bolton
Contract with MGM ended; last film there for five years, "The Canterville Ghost"; thereafter free-lanced for all of Hollywood major studios, working most often at RKO over the next decade
Only feature film credits outside the US: traveled to England to play leading roles in "Secret Agent" and "It's Love Again"
Played the starring role of Cameron Garrett Brooks on the CBS comedy-drama series, "Window on Main Street"
TV series debut, "Father Knows Best", in the title role of Jim Anderson; also marked TV producing debut