Richard Deacon as Mitch's City Neighbor in The Birds. Richard Deacon (May 14, 1921 - August 8, 1984) was an American television and motion picture actor. His Disney roles include The Drive-In Movie Manager in That Darn Cat!, Dean Wheaton in Blackbeard's Ghost, and Ralph Yarby in The Gnome-Mobile. Retrieved from "https://disney.fandom.com/wiki/Richard_Deacon?oldid=2079490" Categories: American actors Actors Deceased That Darn Cat! Blackbeard's Ghost People American television actors 1980s deaths 1920s births Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color The Gnome-Mobile Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.