Kevin O’Neal, brother of Oscar nominated actor Ryan O’Neal and frequent guest of , the ABC comedy No Time for Sergeants , is dead. he is77.
O’Neal died of natural causes Saturday in Thousand Oaks, a family spokesperson told The Hollywood Reporter .
O’Neal also played the character Yale in Elvis Presley’s final film , trouble with girls (1970 ).
O’Neal played Private Ben Whitledge in No Time for Sergeants for one season. This1964-65 Comedy adaptation by George Burns Productions and Warner Bros.
From Mac Hyman’s novel, No Time for Sergeants at at Broadway debut and adapted a year later for ABC US Steel Hour production, then adapted as 1945 feature. The three leading actors Andy Griffith.
Geoffrey Garrett O’Neal was born in Los Angeles in March , 26. His parents are novelist and screenwriter Charles “Blake” O’Neill ( Three Wishes for Jamie McRewin ) and actress Patricia Callahan. He was born four years after Ryan.
O’Neill first appeared on TV at 1958 at The Deputy, The Danny Thomas Show and Donna Reed Show.
He will also appear in The Twilight Zone ), my three sons , Wagon Train , Gidget, Perry Mason, The Fugitive, Gunsmoke , Please don’t eat daisies, Bonanza, Mod Squad, Daniel Boone and Lancer.
O’Neal Also had small roles in his brother’s movie Big Bounce (1972), love story (1970), What’s wrong with the doctor? (1970) and the thief who came to eat (1970) Before the show ends in the middle’007s.
In addition to his brother, survivors include his son Garrett; niece Tatum O’Neal , Oscar-winning actress; nephew Griffin O’Neal, also an actor; and nephew Patrick O’Neal, broadcaster for Bally Sports West.