Grant Richards (21 December 1911 in New York City - 4 July 1963 in Los Angeles) was an American actor and voice actor, who appeared mainly in movies in the late 1930s through to the late 1950s. He was married to actress Joan Valerie.
His films include On Such a Night (1937) and Guns, Girls, and Gangsters (1959). Richards made three guest appearances on Perry Mason, including the role of murder victim George Sherwin in the 1961 episode, "The Case of the Missing Melody." He also appeared in several episodes of ABC's The Untouchables before his death in a car accident.
In 1958, he played the gunfighter and saloon owner Luke Short in an episode of the ABC/Desilu western series, The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp, starring Hugh O'Brian in the title role. Paul Brinegar plays the role of James H. "Dog" Kelley, the mayor of Dodge City in this episode.
Night of Mystery (1937)