James Garner

Actor / Film Producer / Soldier / Television Producer | * 04/07/1928 († 86, 07/19/2014) | Norman, Oklahoma (United States of America (USA))
James Garner (born James Scott Bumgarner) ( April 7, 1928 – July 19, 2014) was an American actor and producer. He starred in several television series over more than five decades, including popular roles such as Bret Maverick in the 1950s Western series Maverick and as Jim Rockford in the 1970s private detective show, The Rockford Files. He 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) with Julie Andrews, Grand Prix (1966) with Toshiro Mifune, Marlowe (1969) with Bruce Lee, Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969), ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | TV Movies

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Awards & Nominations for James Garner

Purple Heart Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actor Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award Tca Career Achievement Award Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame Academy Award for Best Actor 2x Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy 5x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series 5x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie 3x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role Tca Career Achievement Award

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Movies with James Garner as Actor(85)

as Himself (Archival Footage)2015 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans
as Self - Actor (archive footage)2014 Marlon Brando: An Actor Named Desire
as Shazam (segment "The Return of Black Adam") (voice)2010 DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection
as Howard 'Red' Stevens2007 The Ultimate Gift
as Doron (voice)2007 Battle for Terra
as himself2005 Dust to Glory
as Duke2004 The Notebook
as Shepard James 'Shep' Walker2002 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
as Samuel Clemens2002 Roughing It
as Commander Lyle Tiberius Rourke (voice)2001 Atlantis: The Lost Empire
as Mike Howley2000 The Last Debate
as Tank Sullivan2000 Space Cowboys
as Robert Woodward1999 One Special Night
as Raymond Hope1998 Twilight
as Himself (archive footage)1998 Bruce Lee: In His Own Words
as Norman Keane1998 Legalese
as John Potter1997 Dead Silence
as President Matt Douglas1996 My Fellow Americans
as Marshal Zane Cooper1994 Maverick
as Ira Moran1994 Breathing Lessons
as Frank Watters1993 Fire in the Sky
as F. Ross Johnson1993 Barbarians at the Gate
as Jeff Johnson1992 The Distinguished Gentleman
as Albert Sidney Finch1990 Decoration Day
as Dr. Robert Smith1989 My Name Is Bill W.
as Wyatt Earp1988 Sunset
as Bob Beuhler1986 Promise
as Murphy Jones1985 Murphy's Romance
as Cmd. Sgt. Maj. Zack Carey1984 Tank
as Harold Lear1984 Heartsounds
as Sgt. Aloysius Mackey1984 The Glitter Dome
as King Marchand1982 Victor/Victoria
as Jake Berman1981 The Fan
as Harry Wolff1980 Health
as Bret Maverick1978 The New Maverick
as Lincoln Costain1974 The Castaway Cowboy
as Keyes1973 One Little Indian
as Quincy Drew1971 Skin Game
as Luther Sledge1970 A Man Called Sledge
as Jason McCullough1969 Support Your Local Sheriff!
as himself1969 The Racing Scene
as Philip Marlowe1969 Marlowe
as Ben Morris1968 The Pink Jungle
as Grif Henderson1968 How Sweet It Is!
as Wyatt Earp1967 Hour of the Gun
as William Beddoes1966 A Man Could Get Killed
as Pete Aron1966 Grand Prix
as Jess Remsberg1966 Duel at Diablo
as Mister Buddwing1966 Mister Buddwing
as Casey Barnett1965 The Art of Love
as Major Jefferson F. Pike1964 36 Hours
as Lt. Cmdr. Charles Edward Madison1964 The Americanization of Emily
as Nicholas Arden1963 Move Over, Darling
as Henry Tyroon1963 The Wheeler Dealers
as Hendley 'The Scrounger'1963 The Great Escape
as Dr. Gerald R. Boyer1963 The Thrill of It All
as Fred Williams1962 Boys' Night Out
as Joe Cardin1961 The Children's Hour
as Cash McCall1960 Cash McCall
as Lt. J. G. Kenneth M. Braden1959 Up Periscope
as William Orlando Darby1958 Darby's Rangers
as Capt. Mike Bailey1957 Sayonara
as Anchor - Search and Rescue Operation1957 Bombers B-52
as John Maitland1957 Shoot-Out At Medicine Bend
as Lt. Col. Joe Craven1956 Toward the Unknown

TV Shows/Series with James Garner as Actor(27)

Movies with James Garner as Crew(4)

Production/Executive Producer1980 Off the Minnesota Strip
Production/Executive Producer1969 Marlowe
Production/Executive Producer1966 Grand Prix
Production/Executive Producer1964 36 Hours

TV Shows/Series with James Garner as Crew(1)

Directing/Director1974 The Rockford Files

Full Name: James Garner
Born: Saturday, 04/07 1928 (April) in Norman, Oklahoma (United States of America (USA))
Died: Saturday, 07/19 2014 (July) in Brentwood (aged: 86)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: University of Oklahoma, Hollywood High School, Norman High School
Employer: Warner Bros.
Other names for James Garner (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"James Scott Bumgarner"
James Garner frequently works together with these people:
Stuart Margolin (14x, Actor)
Joe Santos (8x, Actor)
Jack Kelly (8x, Actor)
Connie Stevens (8x, Actor)
Roger Moore (7x, Actor)
Eddie Albert (7x, Actor)
Carol Burnett (7x, Actress)
James Coburn (7x, Actor)
Sammy Davis Jr. (7x, Actor)
John Anderson (7x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2596, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/22/2021