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Jim Begg
Jim Begg
Roles John Morgan
Mr. Peterson
Biographical Information
Birth Name William James Begg
Birthdate March 2, 1938
Birthplace Battle Creek, Michigan, United States
Death Date February 15, 2008 (age 69)
Death Place Los Angeles, California, United States[1]

Jim Begg played two characters in season three - John Morgan in "Twitch or Treat" and Mr. Peterson in "Dangerous Diaper Dan" (1966).


Jim Begg was an American actor and producer. He was born as William James Begg on March 2, 1938, in Battle Creek, Michigan.

Begg produced movies, commercials and television for Fries Entertainment and New World and was an on-air spokesman for Steak-n-Shake in the 1970s.

After moving to the West Coast in the 1960s, he appeared in many movies, including "Village of the Giants," "The Ghost and Mr. Chicken," "Grand Theft Auto" and "The Cat From Outer Space," as well as such television shows as "Bewitched," "The Andy Griffith Show," "Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C." "Petticoat Junction" and "WKRP in Cincinnati."

Jim Begg died on February 15, 2008, of natural causes at his home in Sherman Oaks. He was 69.[2]


  1. Jim Begg on the Internet Movie Database. Retrieved on May 4, 2020.
  2. Jim Begg obituary, The Hollywood Reporter, March 12, 2008. Retrieved on May 5, 2020, edited.