The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp was a popular TV-series of 6 seasons that ran from 1955 to 1961.


Marshal Wyatt Earp keeps the law, first in Ellsworth, Wichita, and Dodge City, Kansas and later in Tombstone, Arizona, using his over-sized pistols and a variety of sidekicks. Doing his job, he has to deal with historical bad guys and meets some famous good guys as well. - Source:

Main castEdit

Actors appearing in more than 40% of all episodes.

  • Hugh O'Brian (227 episodes as Wyatt Earp)
  • Jimmy Noel (144 episodes as a townsman)
  • Douglas Fowley (68 episodes as Doc Holliday)
  • William Tannen (57 episodes as Deputy Hal Norton)
  • Mason Alan Dinehart III (39 episodes as Bat Masterson)
  • Trevor Bardette (38 episodes as N. H. {Old Man} Clanton)
  • Rico Alaniz (19 episodes as Mr. Cousin)
  • Ray Boyle (15 episodes a Morgan Earp)
  • John Anderson (6 episodes as Virgil Earp)
  • Ross Elliott (4 episodes as Virgil Earp)



Wyatt Earp Becomes a Marshal

Mr. Earp Meets a Lady

Bill Thompson Gives In

Marshal Earp Meets General Lee

Wyatt Earp Comes to Wichita

The Man Who Lied

The Gambler

The Killer

John Wesley Hardin

The Bank Robbers

King of the Cattle Trails

The Big Baby Contest

Frontier Journalism was Fearless

Trail's End for a Cowboy

Rich Man's Son

The Buntline Special

Ben Thompson Returns

Marshal Earp Plays Cupid

The Assassins

A Wise Calf

Mr. Cousin and Mr. Brother

The Bribe

The Frontier Theatre

Killing at Cowskin Creek

The Englishman

The Desperate Half-Hour

The Necktie Party

One of Jesse's Gang

The Pinkertons

The Suffragette

Hunt the Man Down

The War of the Colonels

Bat Masterson Again

33 Episodes


Wichita Is Civilized

Dodge City Gets a New Marshal

Fight or Run

The Double Life of Dora Hand

Clay Allison

Wyatt's Love Affair

A Quiet Day in Dodge City

The Almost Dead Cowhand

The Reformation of Jim Kelley

So Long, Dora, So Long

Bat Masterson Wins His Star

The Lonesomest Man in the World

Take Back Your Town

Nineteen Notches on His Gun

The Hanging Judge


Shootin' Woman

The Man Who Rode with Custer

Wyatt and the Captain

Witness for the Defense

The Sharpshooter

Siege at Little Alamo

Vengeance Trail

Command Performance

They Hired Some Guns

Bat Masterson for Sheriff

Hang 'Em High

The Vultures

Young Gun

The Nice Ones Always Die First

Old Jake

The Equalizer

Wyatt Meets Doc Holliday

Beautiful Friendship

Dull Knife Strikes for Freedom

The Gold Brick

The Wicked Widow

They Think They're Immortal

The Time for All Good Men

39 Episodes









Source: IMDB - The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp Episode Guide[1]