Actor Gene Barry passed away on Wednesday at the age of 90. His television career began in 1950 with guest spots in a variety of programs. In 1955 he landed a recurring role on Our Miss Brooks as Gene Talbot and in 1958 landed the role of Bat Masterson in Bat Masterson. From 1963 to 1966 he played Amos Burke, first in Burke’s Law and later in Amos Burke, Secret Agent. He was one of several actors to star in The Name of the Game from 1968 to 1971. From 1972 to 1973 he starred in The Adventurer, produced in the United Kingdom. He would reprise his role as Bat Masterson for two episodes of Guns of Paradise in 1990 and again on The Gambler Returns: Luck of the Draw in 1991. From 1994 to 1995 he returned to the role of Amos Burke in a new version of Burke’s Law.
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