The Virginian Director Charles S. Dubin (1919-2011)

Archive of American Television by Gary Rutkowski on September 9, 2003

Director Charles S. Dubin passed away September 5 of natural causes at his Brentwood, California home. He directed seven episodes of The Virginian from season 4 through season 7 but is perhaps best known for directing over 40 episodes of  M*A*S*H. Brooklyn born Dubin also directed many popular TV shows including Hawaii Five-O, The Defenders, The Big Valley, The Rockford Files  and Murder, She Wrote.

Sara Lane in “The Trial Of Billy Jack” (1974)

A post-Virginian Sara Lane (as Russell Lane) in The Trial Of Billy Jack (1974). Notice her short hair style as she talks on the radio from her jeep approx. 15 seconds into the clip. She can also be seen later into the clip so keep watching. This film was the sequel to Billy Jack (1971). Sara (Russell) Lane also appeared in Billy Jack Goes To Washington in 1977. Her final film appearance to date.