John Derek (1926–1998) was an American actor, director and photographer. He is probably best known for his role in Rogues of Sherwood Forest. I was always impressed with his riding skills, and he remained a horseman to the end.
Starring Santa Susana locations roles:
Rogues of Sherwood Forest (1950) - John Derek, Diana Lynn and George Macready (Corriganville) Columbia
Mask of the Avenger (1951) - John Derek, Anthony Quinn and Jody Lawrance (Iverson Ranch) Columbia
Ambush at Tomahawk Gap (1953) - John Hodiak, John Derek and David Brian (Corriganville) Columbia (photo courtesy of Bruce Hickey)
"Massacre at Sand Creek" TV movie (1956) - Everett Sloane, John Derek and Gene Evans (Corriganville) CBS
Fury at Showdown (1957) - John Derek, John Smith and Carolyn Craig (Iverson Ranch) United Artists
Starring Santa Susana television roles:
"Zane Grey Theater" (1956) TV Series
episode: Storm Over Eden (1961) as Chet Loring
episode: There Were Four (1957) as Andy Todd
"Frontier Circus" (1961) TV Series starring Chill Wills, John Derek, Richard Jaeckel
Supporting Santa Susana locations roles:
I'll be seeing you (1944) - Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotten, Shirley Temple (Chatsworth) Dore Schary Prod.