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James Best
James Best
Powderly, Kentucky, USA
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First to Fight

Actor James Best Filmography

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First to Fight
First to Fight ( English )
Artist: Chad Everett , Dean Jagger , marilyn devin , Gene Hackman , Norman Alden
Director: Christian Nyby , Victor Vallejo
Music Director: Fred Steiner
Return of the Killer Shrews
Director: Steve Latshaw
Music Director:
Release Year: 2012
Hot Tamale
Hot Tamale ( English )
Director: Janeen Damian
Music Director: Michael Donovan
Release Year: 2007
Death Mask
Death Mask ( English )
Artist: James Best , Linnea Quigley , John Nutten , Brigitte Hill , Diane Cantrell
Release Year: 1998
Hooper ( English )
Director: Hal Needham
Music Director:
Release date: 28-07-1978
The End
The End ( English )
Artist: Burt Reynolds , Dom DeLuise , Sally Field , Strother Martin , David Steinberg
Director: Burt Reynolds
Music Director: Paul Williams
Release date: 10-05-1978
Rolling Thunder
Rolling Thunder ( English )
Director: John Flynn
Release date: 14-10-1977
The Brain Machine
The Brain Machine ( English )
Artist: James Best , Gerald McRaney , Barbara Burgess , Gil Peterson , Marcus J. Grapes
Director: Joy N. Houck Jr.
Release Year: 1977
The Savage Bees
The Savage Bees ( English )
Director: Bruce Geller
Music Director:
Release date: 22-11-1976
Savages ( English )
Director: James Chandler
Music Director: Shelley Hull , Murray MacLeod
Release date: 11-09-1974
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James Best Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia James Best (born Jewel Franklin Guy; July 26, 1926 – April 6, 2015) was an American television, film, character, voice, and stage actor, as well as a writer, director, acting coach, artist, college professor, and musician, whose career spanned seven decades of television. He appeared as a guest on various country music and talk shows. One of the busiest actors in Hollywood, who began his contract career with Universal Studios in 1949, where he met unfamiliar actors Julie Adams, Piper Laurie, Tony Curtis and Rock Hudson. Best's long career began in films in 1950. He appeared primarily in Westerns, playing opposite Audie Murphy in Kansas Raiders (1950), The Cimarron Kid (1952) and The Quick Gun (1964), Raymond Massey in Seven Angry Men (1955), George Montgomery in Last of the Badman (1957), Frank Lovejoy in Cole Younger Gunfighter (1958), and Randolph Scott in Ride Lonesome (1959). He also starred in the science fiction cult movie, The Killer Shrews (1959) and its sequel, Return of the Killer Shrews (2012). He is most known for playing bumbling Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane in the action/comedy Dukes of Hazzard, a role that he revised in The Dukes of Hazzard: Reunion! (1997) as his character was now "boss" of Hazzard County as well as sheriff, and again in The Dukes of Hazzard: Hazzard in Hollywood (2000).

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