Clifton James

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George Clifton James was an American actor, best known for his roles as Sheriff J.W. Pepper alongside Roger Moore in the James Bond films Live and Let Die (1973) and The Man with the Golden Gun (1974), the sheriff in Silver Streak (1976), a Texas tycoon in The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training (1977), as the owner of the scandalous 1919 Chicago... read more

George Clifton James was an American actor, best known for his roles as Sheriff J.W. Pepper alongside Roger Moore in the James Bond films Live and Let Die (1973) and The Man with the Golden Gun (1974), the sheriff in Silver Streak (1976), a Texas tycoon in The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training (1977), as the owner of the scandalous 1919 Chicago White Sox baseball team in Eight Men Out (1988), and earlier in his acting career as a prison floorwalker in Cool Hand Luke (1967).

Birth Name

George Clifton James

Born

Saturday, 29 May 1920

Died

Saturday, 15 April 2017

Actor Filmography

Raising Flagg Ed McIvor 2007
Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut Sherriff 2006
The Howlin' Wolf Story Himself (archive footage) 2003
Sunshine State Buster Bidwell 2002
Interstate 84 Buddy 2000
Artists of Hell's Kitchen Himself 2000
The Summer of Ben Tyler Chief Sam Thompkins 1996
Lone Star Hollis 1996
The Vernon Johns Story Judge Blake 1994
Carolina Skeletons Dexter Cody 1991
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Raising Flagg Ed McIvor 2007
Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut Sherriff 2006
The Howlin' Wolf Story Himself (archive footage) 2003
Sunshine State Buster Bidwell 2002
Interstate 84 Buddy 2000
Artists of Hell's Kitchen Himself 2000
The Summer of Ben Tyler Chief Sam Thompkins 1996
Lone Star Hollis 1996
The Vernon Johns Story Judge Blake 1994
Carolina Skeletons Dexter Cody 1991
The Bonfire Of The Vanities Albert Fox 1990
Gabriel's Fire Jimmy Williams 1990
Walter & Carlo i Amerika Tex 1989
Monsters Inspector 1988
Eight Men Out Charles 'Commie' Comiskey 1988
The Untouchables District Attorney 1987
Where Are The Children? Chief Coffin 1986
Whoops Apocalypse Maxton S. Pluck 1986
Murder, She Wrote Ray Dressler 1984
Highway to Heaven Nick Claybourne 1984
Kidco Orville Peterjohn 1984
Talk to Me State Trooper 1984
Night Court Rev. Lester Sinclair 1984
The A-Team Sheriff Jake Dawson, Warden Beale 1983
Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones Barber Charlie Amos 1982
The Fall Guy Sheriff Taylor 1981
Lewis & Clark Silas Jones 1981
Superman II Sheriff 1980
The Contender Tompkins 1980
Cabo Blanco Lorrimer 1980
Young Maverick Judge Stebbins 1979
Undercover with the KKK Jimmy Eakin 1979
Trapper John, M.D. Bobby Joe Brady, Lewis 1979
Supertrain 1979
The Dukes of Hazzard Sheriff Lester Crabb 1979
Dallas Duke Carlisle 1978
The Bad News Bears In Breaking Training Sy Orlansky 1977
Silver Streak Sheriff Chauncey 1976
Quincy M.E. Cliff Webb 1976
Captains and the Kings Gov. Skerritt 1976
City of Angels Murray Quint 1976
From Hong Kong with Love Bill 1975
The Deadly Tower Captain Fred Ambrose 1975
Rancho Deluxe John Brown 1975
The Man with the Golden Gun Sheriff J.W. Pepper 1974
Juggernaut Corrigan 1974
Buster and Billie Jake 1974
Bank Shot Bulldog Streiger 1974
The Last Detail M.A.A. 1974
The Six Million Dollar Man Walter 'Shadetree' Burns 1974
The Laughing Policeman Maloney 1973
The Iceman Cometh Pat McGloin 1973
The Werewolf Of Washington Attorney General 1973
Live and Let Die Sheriff Pepper 1973
Kid Blue Mr. Hendricks 1973
The New Centurions Whitey 1972
Particular Men Boesch 1972
The Biscuit Eater Mr. Eben 1972
WUSA Speed - Sailor in Bar 1970
...tick... tick... tick... D.J. Rankin 1970
The Reivers Butch Lovemaiden 1969
Will Penny Catron 1967
Cool Hand Luke Carr 1967
Mannix Barney Ford, Police Chief 1967
Ironside Frank Bollo 1967
Cimarron Strip Sheriff Jack Hawkes 1967
The Caper of the Golden Bulls Philippe 1967
The Happening O'Reilly 1967
The Chase Lem 1966
Invitation To A Gunfighter Tuttle 1964
Slattery's People Harry Means 1964
Black Like Me Eli Carr 1964
East Side/West Side Dave Meltzer 1963
David And Lisa John 1962
The Doctors and the Nurses Lou Cutler 1962
The Virginian Big Ben Albright 1962
Experiment in Terror Capt. Moreno 1962
Something Wild Detective Bogart 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Actor 1961
Cain's Hundred Tom Larch 1961
Route 66 George Simmons 1960
Bonanza Lawson, Mr. Quarry 1959
Brenner Mack the Dispatcher 1959
The Last Mile Harris 1959
Naked City George Haskel, Jacoby, Officer Fennelli 1958
Decoy Patrolman Raymond 1957
The Strange One Colonel Ramsey 1957
Armchair Theatre Blick 1956
The Phil Silvers Show State Trooper, The Sergeant 1955
Gunsmoke Sam Wickes, Teek, Tenner Jackson, Sam Hare 1955
The Magical World of Disney Mr. Eben 1954
The Ed Sullivan Show Ralph Follet 1948
Kraft Theatre Jack Haines 1947
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