James Drury

James Drury
1934 - 2020

James Drury  American Actor


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Rest in peace.


James Drury was previously married to Carl Ann Head Drury, Phyllis Mitchell and Cristall Orton (1957 - 1964).

James Drury was in a relationship with Mary Ann Mobley (1964 - 1965).


American Actor James Drury was born James Child Drury on 18th April, 1934 in New York City, New York, USA and passed away on 6th Apr 2020 Houston, Texas, USA aged 85. He is most remembered for The Virginian. His zodiac sign is Aries.

James Drury is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and People from California.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 1 year - -
Married3 42 years, 9 months 20 years, 3 months 7 years
Total4 42 years, 9 months 15 years, 5 months 1 year


First Name James
Middle Name Child
Last Name Drury
Full Name at Birth James Child Drury
Alternative Name Jim
Age 85 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th April, 1934
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Died 6th April, 2020
Place of Death Houston, Texas, USA
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University New York University, UCLA
Occupation Text Actor, voice talent, oil and natural gas businessman
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Virginian
Year(s) Active 1955–2005, 1955–2020
Official Websites www.thevirginian.net/pages/biography.aspx, http://www.thevirginian.net/
Father James Sr.
Friend Joe Bowman
Associated People Timothy Drury (son)

James Child Drury Jr. (April 18, 1934 – April 6, 2020), was an American actor best known for his success in playing the title role in the 90-minute weekly Western television series The Virginian, broadcast on NBC from 1962–71.

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James Drury85 AriesActor
Carl Ann Head Drury-
Phyllis Mitchell-
Mary Ann Mobley77 AquariusActress
Cristall Orton-


Billy and the Bandit (TV Movie)2015GrandpaTV Movie
Tales of the Cap Gun Kid2012Ranger CaptainTV Show
Hell to Pay2005JT CoffeeMovie
The Virginian2000RiderTV Movie
Maverick1994Riverboat Poker Player (uncredited)Movie
Kung Fu: The Legend Continues1993Deacon, DoctorTV Show
The Adventures of Brisco County Jr.1993Ethan EmersonTV Show
Walker, Texas Ranger1993Captain Tom PriceTV Show
The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw1991JimTV Movie
All American Cowboy1985Host, MarshalTV Movie
The Fall Guy1981The VirginianTV Show
Firehouse1974Captain Spike RyersonTV Show
The Bull of the West1972Man from VirginiaTV Movie
Alias Smith and Jones1971Sheriff Lom Trevors, Sheriff TankersleyTV Show
The Devil and Miss Sarah1971Gil TurnerTV Movie
Breakout1970Joe BakerTV Movie
It Takes a Thief1968Mr. Clifton, Ticket AgentTV Show
The Meanest Men in the West1967The Range Boss (The Virginian)TV Movie
Ironside1967AlTV Show
Laugh-In1967Guest PerformerTV Show
The Young Warriors1966Sgt. CooleyMovie
Ride the High Country1962Billy HammondMovie
The Virginian1962The VirginianTV Show
Third of a Man1962EmmetMovie
Pollyanna1960George DoddsMovie
Ten Who Dared1960Walter PowellMovie
Toby Tyler, or Ten Weeks with a Circus1960Jim WeaverMovie
Michael Shayne1960EddieTV Show
Stagecoach West1960'Stace'TV Show
The Yank1960Mathew DornTV Movie
Good Day for a Hanging1959Paul RidgelyMovie
Black Saddle1959Neal AdamsTV Show
Bourbon Street Beat1959Joe DarleTV Show
Lock Up1959Frank CrottyTV Show
Men Into Space1959Maj. Nick AlborgTV Show
Rawhide1959Johnny Adler, Kenley, RanceTV Show
The Detectives1959AdrianTV Show
The Rebel1959Bert Pace, Paul TraversTV Show
Bronco1958John SmithTV Show
Lawman1958Clay, Stan BatesTV Show
Steve Canyon1958Lt. Richard MullerTV Show
The Rifleman1958Lloyd Carpenter, SpicerTV Show
The Texan1958Johnny KalerTV Show
Flight1958TV Show
The Ed Wynn Show1958TV Show
Decision1958The VirginianTV Show
Bitter Heritage1958Jesse James, Jr.TV Movie
Bernardine1957Lt. Langley BeaumontMovie
Have Gun - Will Travel1957Tony DeVriesTV Show
Perry Mason1957Eddy KingTV Show
Richard Diamond, Private Detective1957Arthur HardingTV Show
The Silent Service1957Exec. Officer Charliue MastersTV Show
Trackdown1957John WardTV Show
Wagon Train1957Cole Crawford, Justin ClaiborneTV Show
Man Without a Gun1957Cort HamishTV Show
The Walter Winchell File1957Eddie PerkinsTV Show
Diane1956Lieutenant (uncredited)Movie
Forbidden Planet1956Crewman StrongMovie
Love Me Tender1956Ray RenoMovie
The Last Wagon1956Lt. KellyMovie
Broken Arrow1956TahzayTV Show
Playhouse 901956Jesse JamesTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956Jess McHugh, Roy RichardsTV Show
Blackboard Jungle1955Hospital Attendant (uncredited)Movie
Love Me or Leave Me1955Assistant Director (uncredited)Movie
The Tender Trap1955EddieMovie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955Michael GrimesTV Show
Cheyenne1955Bill MagruderTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Jerry Cass, Johnny Red, TomTV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Anton CavrekTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Deputy Joe MonroeTV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953Bob Prentiss, TonyTV Show
Death Valley Days1952Joe PlatoTV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951AuctioneerTV Show
Cameo Theatre1950TV Show
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Cindi KirbyMar 23, 2011


Rosa Maria OrozcoJul 5, 2009

I liked the show very much. I`m so glad they have it on again. Thank you Retro Tv. Sincerely, Rosa Maria Orozco from El Paso, Tx.

Valerie MuellerJan 27, 2009

he is so hot in the V*rginian.. wow what a man!!

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