Parker is shown in a scene from the Walt Disney Treasures volume "Davey Crockett" from Walt Disney Home Video. Buddy Ebsen, playing Crockett's sidekick George Russel, is at left. TV viewers fell in love with the show's catchy theme song. Bill Hayes' version of "The Ballad of Davy Crockett" soared to No. 1 on the hit parade and remained there for 13 weeks.