Carleton G. Young From January 10, 1942 until August, 1943, he had the title role on The Adventures of Ellery Queen, and from 1943 to 1952, he had the role of Edmond Dantes in Mutual's The Count of Monte Cristo. In 1951, he played the leading character on NBC's The Whisperer. In 1959, he appeared in a season-two episode of Leave It to Beaver as John Gates, Gilbert's father.
His son, Tony Young, starred in the TV Western series, Gunslinger.
Carleton G. Young is sometimes confused with the film actor Carleton Scott Young.