James Best TV Actor

James Best
Birth Place:
Powderly, United States of America
United States of America
July 26, 1926
Death Date:
April 6, 2015 (age 88)
Birth Sign :

He was born on July 26, 1926 (died on April 06, 2015, he was 88 years old) in Powderly as Jules Guy.


James Best is an American actor who in his six decades of television is best known for his starring role as bumbling Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane in the CBS television series The Dukes of Hazzard. He has also worked as an acting coach artist college professor and musician.
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Is James Best still alive?

No, he died on 04/06/2015, 6 years ago. He was 88 years old when he died. Cause of death: pneumonia. He died in Hickory

What was James's zodiac sign?

James Best zodiac sign was leo.

When is James Best's next birthday?

James Best was born on the , which was a Monday

James Best net worth

He had a net worth of 2 million dollars.


His first feature film was Forbidden Planet (1956, as Crewman (uncredited)). He was 29 when he starred in this movie. Since 1956, he has appeared in 68 feature films. The last one is Man on the Prowl (1957). In this movie, we watched him in the Doug Gerhardt character .

James Best movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

His first TV Show was The Gene Autry Show (1950).

His real name:
Birth name of James Best is Jules Guy


He had seven children, John , Thomas , Thomas (82) , Mawdistly (79) , Thomas (69) , Emily (70) and Elizabeth (49) .

Other facts about James Best

James Best Movies (68)

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