Little House on the Prairie Richard Bull Dies at 89
Richard Bull, a character actor who played shopkeeper Nels Oleson on the TV show ‘Little House on the Prairie’, died Monday at the age of 89. Actress Scottie MacGregor played Bull’s wife, Harriet Oleson, and Nels was known as her “long-suffering husband.”
Bull played Nels Oleson and Alison Arngrim (pictured above) played his daughter, Nellie Oleson, on the show. Bull’s other roles included Doc on the 1964-68 ABC adventure program Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, as well as parts in 1985 and again in 1988 on Highway to Heaven.
Source/ Image: Globe and Mail