Cully Richards was a prolific actor who created a name for himself largely on the big screen. Richards found his beginnings in film with roles in "Pick a Star" (1937) and the Bob Hope comedy adaptation "Let's Face It" (1943). He then acted in the crime feature "Race Street" (1948) with George Raft, the Judy Garland adaptation "The Pirate" (1948) and "Gomer Pyle USMC" (CBS, 1964-1970). He also appeared in "The Las Vegas Show" (1966-67). Later in his career, Richards acted in "The Young Runaways" (1968) with Kevin Coughlin. Richards passed away in June 1978 at the age of 70.