Person Details

Birthday: 1928-04-07 07:49:22

Death: 2014-07-19 07:49:22

Aliases: James Scott Bumgarner , 占士加納

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Norman, Oklahoma, USA

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Movie Involvements: 56

TV Involvements: 6


Most Famous Work

Biography

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.

Most Famous Work

Bambi-Verleihung
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0

Bambi-Verleihung

(1948) himself
The Notebook
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8

The Notebook

(2004) Duke
Atlantis: The Lost Empire
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7

Atlantis: The Lost Empire

(2001) Commander Lyle Tiberius Rourke (voice)
The Great Escape
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8

The Great Escape

(1963) Flight Lt. Hendley
The Rockford Files
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8

The Rockford Files

(1974) Jim Rockford
Battle for Terra
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6

Battle for Terra

(2007) Doron (voice)
The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration
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6
Space Cowboys
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6

Space Cowboys

(2000) Tank Sullivan

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2014 Himself - Actor (archive footage)
2010 Shazam (voice)
Shazam (segment "The Return of Black Adam") (voice)
2007 Doron (voice)
2006 Howard 'Red' Stevens
2005 Himself
2004 Duke
2003 Pat
2002 Jim Egan
Shepard James 'Shep' Walker
Samuel Clemens
Chief Justice Thomas Brankin
N/A
2001 Commander Lyle Tiberius Rourke (voice)
2000 Mike Howley
Himself - Actor
Tank Sullivan
N/A
1999 Robert Woodward
Jim Rockford
1998 Norman Keane
Himself (archive footage)
Raymond Hope
1997 Jim Rockford
John Potter
N/A
1996 President Matt Douglas
Jim Rockford
Jim Rockford
Jim Rockford
Jim Rockford
1995 Captain Woodrow Call
Jim Rockford
1994 Jim Rockford
N/A
Marshal Zane Cooper
Ira Moran
1993 N/A
N/A
F. Ross Johnson
Frank Watters
1991 N/A
1990 Albert Sidney Finch
1989 Dr. Robert Smith
1988 Wyatt Earp
1986 Bob Beuhler
1985 Murphy Jones
Norman Grant
1984 Sgt. Aloysius Mackey
Harold Lear
Cmd. Sgt. Maj. Zack Carey
1983 N/A
1982 King Marchand
George Adams
1981 N/A
Jake Berman
1980 Harry Wolff
1978 Bret Maverick
1974 Jim Rockford
Lincoln Costain
1973 Keyes
N/A
1972 Abel Marsh
1971 Quincy Drew / Capt. Nathaniel Mountjoy
N/A
Latigo
1970 Luther Sledge
1969 Philip Marlowe
Jason McCullough
Himself
1968 Ben Morris
Grif Henderson
Himself - Guest
N/A
1967 Wyatt Earp
N/A
1966 Pete Aron
Mister Buddwing
Jess Remsberg
William Beddoes
1965 Casey Barnett
1964 Major Jefferson F. Pike
Lt. Cmdr. Charles Edward Madison
1963 Nicholas Arden
Henry Tyroon
Dr. Gerald R. Boyer
Flight Lt. Hendley
1962 Fred Williams
Himself
1961 Joe Cardin
1960 Cash McCall
1959 Lt. j.g. Kenneth M. Braden
1958 N/A
William Orlando Darby
1957 Capt. Mike Bailey
Anchor - Search and Rescue Operation
Bret Maverick
N/A
N/A
John Maitland
1956 Preston
N/A
N/A
Lt. Col. Joe Craven
N/A
1955 N/A
1953 N/A
1952 N/A
1951 N/A
1948 himself
- N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
1980 Executive Producer
1969 Executive Producer
1966 Executive Producer
1964 Executive Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1974 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

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