Gunsmoke

Taran Noah Smith

Taran Noah Smith was born April 8, 1984 in San Francisco. Smith most notably played Marcus 'Mark' Jason Taylor on Home Improvement, and also appeared on two of the four seasons of the popular Nickelodeon game show, Figure It Out. On April 27, 2001, Shortly after his 17th birthday, Smith married Heidi Van Pelt, who was 16 years his senior. Together they started a vegan organic restaurant called playfood in Studio City, Calif., where he was the vegan caterer. The couple has since divorced; they have one son.

Gunsmoke TV Schedule

Friday
August 26
1:00pm
The Town Tamers
Matt and a fellow marshal are ordered to quiet down a lawless town.
TV-G
2:00pm
Cowtown Hustler
A high-stakes match gives an aging, down-and-out pool player the chance to regain his self-respect.
TV-G
3:00pm
The Foundling
A homeless baby triggers the mother instinct in two women, one of whom is Kitty.
TV-G
4:00pm
The Iron Blood of Courage
A threatening range war brings a mercenary gunman to Dodge City.
TV-G
Monday
August 29
1:00pm
The Schoolmarm
A widower tries to protect the reputation of his son's teacher, and faces a charge of murder because of it.
TV-G
2:00pm
A Trail of Bloodshed
Craig Stevens, Kurt Russell, and Tom Simcox are guest stars in the story of a farm youth's grim trackdown of the man who killed his father.
TV-G
3:00pm
To Ride a Yellow Horse
An ambitious mother doesn't consider Newly O'Brien or a neighboring farmer suitable suitors for her daughter, provoking them into a fight which almost leads to tragedy.
TV-G
4:00pm
The Disciple
The residents of Dodge City are stunned when Matt Dillon feels he can no longer keep law and order and turns in his Marshal's badge.
TV-G
Tuesday
August 30
1:00pm
Matt Dillon Must Die
Dillon finds himself in the revengeful hands of a half-crazed widower who plans, with the aid of his four surviving sons, to hunt Dillon down and kill him to revenge the death of his son, a wanted murderer.
TV-G
2:00pm
A Town in Chains
Dillon is captured and held for ransom by five bank robbers he has been pursuing when he rides into a small town to warn it about the outlaws--only to find out that they have taken over the place.
TV-G
3:00pm
The Guns of Cibola Blanca Part 1
Doc and pretty saloon owner Lyla Ross find themselves virtual slaves when they are kidnapped by a band of former Confederate officers-turned-outlaws.
TV-G
4:00pm
The Guns of Cibola Blanca Part 2
With Doc overdue and a stage coach with three passengers missing, Matt, Festus, and Newly set out to find their friend in the conclusion of the two-part episode.
TV-G