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James Garner
James Garner

James Garner (born James Scott Bumgarner; April 7, 1928 – July 19, 2014) was an American actor, producer, and voice artist. He starred in several television series over more than five decades, including such popular roles as Bret Maverick in the 1950s western comedy series Maverick and Jim Rockford in The Rockford Files, and played leading roles in more than 50 theatrical films, including The Great Escape (1963) with Steve McQueen, Paddy Chayefsky's The Americanization of Emily (1964), Grand Prix (1966), Blake Edwards' Victor Victoria (1982), Murphy's Romance (1985), for which he received an Academy Award nomination, Space Cowboys (2000) with Clint Eastwood, and The Notebook (2004). Description above from the Wikipedia article James Garner, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Birthday
1928-04-07
Deathday
2014-07-19 (86 years old)
Place of Birth
Norman, Oklahoma, USA
Gender
Male
Also Known As :
Credits
Duel at Diablo
Duel at Diablo (1966)
as Jess Remsberg
Marlowe
Marlowe (1969)
as Philip Marlowe
Grand Prix
Grand Prix (1966)
as Pete Aron
Skin Game
Skin Game (1971)
as Quincy Drew
Tank
Tank (1984)
as Zack
Hour of the Gun
Hour of the Gun (1967)
as Wyatt Earp
Barbarians at the Gate
Barbarians at the Gate (1993)
as F. Ross Johnson
The Americanization of Emily
The Americanization of Emily (1964)
as Lt. Commander Charles E. Madison
The Wheeler Dealers
The Wheeler Dealers (1963)
as Henry Tyroon
Cash McCall
Cash McCall (1960)
as Cash McCall
36 Hours
36 Hours (1964)
as Major Jefferson F. Pike
Darby's Rangers
Darby's Rangers (1958)
as William Orlando Darby
Up Periscope
Up Periscope (1959)
as Lt. J. G. Kenneth M. Braden
The Castaway Cowboy
The Castaway Cowboy (1974)
as Lincoln Costain
One Special Night
One Special Night (1999)
as Robert Woodward
A Man Called Sledge
A Man Called Sledge (1970)
as Luther Sledge
Legalese
Legalese (1998)
as Norman Keane
Decoration Day
Decoration Day (1990)
as Albert Sidney Finch
The Art of Love
The Art of Love (1965)
as Casey Barnett
The New Maverick
The New Maverick (1978)
as Bret Maverick
The Glitter Dome
The Glitter Dome (1984)
as Sgt. Aloysius Mackey
Mister Buddwing
Mister Buddwing (1966)
as Mister Buddwing
A Man Could Get Killed
A Man Could Get Killed (1966)
as William Beddoes
The Pink Jungle
The Pink Jungle (1968)
as Ben Morris
Promise
Promise (1986)
as Bob Beuhler
The Last Debate
The Last Debate (2000)
as Mike Howley
The Rockford Files
The Rockford Files (1974)
as Jim Rockford
Move Over, Darling
Move Over, Darling (1963)
as Nicholas Arden
The Great Escape
The Great Escape (1963)
as Hendley 'The Scrounger'
The Thrill of It All
The Thrill of It All (1963)
as Dr. Gerald R. Boyer
Victor/Victoria
Victor/Victoria (1982)
as King Marchand
Murphy's Romance
Murphy's Romance (1985)
as Murphy Jones
Boys' Night Out
Boys' Night Out (1962)
as Fred Williams
Sunset
Sunset (1988)
as Wyatt Earp
My Fellow Americans
My Fellow Americans (1996)
as President Matt Douglas
The Fan
The Fan (1981)
as Jake Berman
Heartsounds
Heartsounds (1984)
as Harold Lear
DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection
DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection (2010)
as Shazam (segment "The Return of Black Adam") (voice)
Roughing It
Roughing It (2002)
as Samuel Clemens
Maverick
Maverick (1994)
as Marshal Zane Cooper
Sayonara
Sayonara (1957)
as Capt. Mike Bailey
My Name Is Bill W.
My Name Is Bill W. (1989)
as Dr. Robert Smith
Battle for Terra
Battle for Terra (2007)
as Doron (voice)
Atlantis: The Lost Empire
Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001)
as Commander Lyle Tiberius Rourke (voice)
The Ultimate Gift
The Ultimate Gift (2007)
as Howard 'Red' Stevens
The Notebook
The Notebook (2004)
as Old Noah "Duke" Calhoun
Space Cowboys
Space Cowboys (2000)
as Tank Sullivan
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002)
as Shepard James 'Shep' Walker
Health
Health (1980)
as Harry Wolff
Dead Silence
Dead Silence (1997)
as John Potter
Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans
Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans (2015)
as Himself (Archival Footage)
Twilight
Twilight (1998)
as Raymond Hope
Bombers B-52
Bombers B-52 (1957)
as Anchor - Search and Rescue Operation
Toward the Unknown
Toward the Unknown (1956)
as Lt. Col. Joe Craven
Bruce Lee: In His Own Words
Bruce Lee: In His Own Words (1998)
as Himself (archive footage)
Fire in the Sky
Fire in the Sky (1993)
as Frank Watters
Marlon Brando: An Actor Named Desire
Marlon Brando: An Actor Named Desire (2014)
as Self - Actor (archive footage)
Disclosure
Disclosure (2020)
as King Marchand (archive footage)
The View
The View (1997)
as Self
Nichols
Nichols (1971)
as Sheriff Frank Nichols
Sugarfoot
Sugarfoot (1957)
as Bret Maverick (uncredited)
Streets of Laredo
Streets of Laredo (1995)
as Captain Woodrow Call
First Monday
First Monday (2002)
as Chief Justice Thomas Brankin
Maverick
Maverick (1957)
as Bret Maverick
Space
Space (1985)
as Norman Grant
The Rockford Files
The Rockford Files (1974)
as Jim Rockford
The Dick Cavett Show
The Dick Cavett Show (1968)
as Self - Guest
What's My Line?
What's My Line? (1950)
as Self - Mystery Guest
Hallmark Hall of Fame
Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)
as Dr. Robert Holbrook Smith aka Dr. Bob
Hallmark Hall of Fame
Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)
as Albert Sidney
Grand Prix
Grand Prix (1966)
as Executive Producer
36 Hours
36 Hours (1964)
as Executive Producer
Off the Minnesota Strip
Off the Minnesota Strip (1980)
as Executive Producer
Marlowe
Marlowe (1969)
as Executive Producer
Support Your Local Sheriff!
Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
as Executive Producer
A Man Could Get Killed
A Man Could Get Killed (1966)
as Executive Producer
Duel at Diablo
Duel at Diablo (1966)
as Producer
Mister Buddwing
Mister Buddwing (1966)
as Executive Producer
Promise
Promise (1986)
as Executive Producer
How Sweet It Is!
How Sweet It Is! (1968)
as Executive Producer
The Pink Jungle
The Pink Jungle (1968)
as Executive Producer
Support Your Local Gunfighter
Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971)
as Executive Producer
Skin Game
Skin Game (1971)
as Executive Producer
Sidekicks
Sidekicks (1974)
as Executive Producer
My Name Is Bill W.
My Name Is Bill W. (1989)
as Executive Producer
Scott Free
Scott Free (1976)
as Executive Producer