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James Best (I) (1926–2015)

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American character actor and teacher. Born Jewel Guy in Powderly, Kentucky, on July 26, 1926, he was orphaned at three and adopted by Armen and Essa Best, who re-named him James K. Best and raised ... read full biography
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Jul 26, 1926 (died Apr 6, 2015) | 6' 1" (1.85m)
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Self (9 titles)
Earl Hamner Storyteller (2015)
Himself Himself   See fewer
CMT Insider (2006)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2006) Himself (1 episode, 2006)   See fewer
After They Were Famous (2005)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2005) Himself (1 episode, 2005)   See fewer
Crime-fighters (Jun 21, 2005) Season 3, Episode 20 - Himself Himself   See fewer
The CMT Music Awards (2005)
(TV Special) - Himself Himself   See fewer
Inside Fame (2005)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2005) Himself (1 episode, 2005)   See fewer
Dukes of Hazzard (Feb 2005) Himself Himself   See fewer
The 20th Anniversary Hazzard County BBQ (2004)
(Video) - Himself Himself   See fewer
TV Road Trip (2002)
(TV Movie) - Himself (The Dukes of Hazzard) Himself (The Dukes of Hazzard)   See fewer
All-Star Family Feud Special (1979–1982)
(TV Series) - Himself - Celebrity Contestant (2 episodes, 1979) Himself - Celebrity Contestant (2 episodes, 1979)   See fewer
Heroes vs. Villains (1982) Himself - Celebrity Contestant Himself - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
Special #7: Ropers vs. Angie; Waltons vs. Dukes of Hazzard (1979) Himself - Celebrity Contestant Himself - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
The Midnight Special (1981)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1981) Himself (1 episode, 1981)   See fewer
Episode #9.23 (Mar 13, 1981) Season 9, Episode 23 - Himself Himself   See fewer
Archive Footage (6 titles)
The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards (2015)
(TV Special) - Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)   See fewer
Pop Culture Beast's Halloween Horror Picks (2014)
(TV Series) - Thorne Sherman (1 episode, 2014) Thorne Sherman (1 episode, 2014)   See fewer
The Killer Shrews (Oct 6, 2014) Season 1, Episode 3 - Thorne Sherman (archive footage) Thorne Sherman (archive footage)   See fewer
Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia (2013)
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller (2002)
(TV Movie) - Sgt. David Brent (archive footage) (uncredited) Sgt. David Brent (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Gunfighters of the Old West (1992)
(Video) - Folliard (archive footage) (uncredited) Folliard (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Frontier Justice (1959)
(TV Series) - Pyke Dillon (1 episode, 1959) Pyke Dillon (1 episode, 1959)   See fewer
The Three Graves (Jul 6, 1959) Season 2, Episode 1 - Pyke Dillon (archive footage) Pyke Dillon (archive footage)   See fewer
Other (2 titles)
The Dukes of Hazzard: Return of the General Lee (2004)
(Video Game) - Sheriff Rosco. P. Coltrane (voice) Sheriff Rosco. P. Coltrane (voice)   See fewer
The Dukes of Hazzard: Racing for Home (1999)
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