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Rockne Tarkington played in 3 movies in the Comedy, Drama, Music, Horror, Sci-Fi, Action genres.
Rockne Tarkington got succeed with average imdb rating 5.1.
Generally believed to be the first black actor to appear on _"The Andy Griffith Show" (1960)_ (qv) and the first to appear in a recurring role in a television series (_"Daktari" (1966)_ (qv)).Was the original choice for the part of Williams in _Enter the Dragon (1973)_ (qv). The role ended up going to his _Melinda (1972)_ (qv) castmate, 'Jim Kelly (II)' (qv).