James Gammon

James Gammon
1940 - 2010

James Gammon  American Actor


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American Actor James Gammon was born James Richard Gammon on 20th April, 1940 in Newman, Illinois USA and passed away on 16th Jul 2010 Costa Mesa, California, USA aged 70. He is most remembered for Urban Cowboy. His zodiac sign is Aries.

James Gammon was in an on-screen matchup with Ann Wedgeworth in Made in Heaven (1987).

James Gammon is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and Cancer deaths in California.


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First Name James
Middle Name Richard
Last Name Gammon
Full Name at Birth James Richard Gammon
Alternative Name James Gammon, James Richard Gammon, Jim Gammon
Age 70 (age at death) years
Birthday 20th April, 1940
Birthplace Newman, Illinois USA
Died 16th July, 2010
Place of Death Costa Mesa, California, USA
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Urban Cowboy
Year(s) Active 1966–2009

James Richard Gammon (April 20, 1940 – July 16, 2010) was an American actor, known for playing grizzled "good ol' boy" types in numerous films and television series. Gammon is best known as Lou Brown, the manager in the movies Major League and Major League II, which portrayed a fictitious version of the Cleveland Indians.

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In the Electric Mist2009Ben HebertMovie
The New Daughter2009Roger WayneMovie
Appaloosa2008Earl MayMovie
Otis E.2008The SheriffMovie
The Final Season2007Jared AkersMovie
Jesse Stone: Sea Change2007BobTV Movie
Altered2006Sheriff HendersonMovie
Outlaw Trail: The Treasure of Butch Cassidy2006Sam ParkerMovie
The Far Side of Jericho2006The PreacherMovie
What I Did for Love2006Karl RyderTV Movie
Don't Come Knocking2005Old Ranch HandMovie
Grey's Anatomy2005Mr. ScofieldTV Show
Silver City2004Sheriff Joe SkaggsMovie
Paradise2004Old cowboyTV Movie
LAX2004Bill BarkleyTV Show
Cold Mountain2003Esco SwangerMovie
Monte Walsh2003Albert Miller, Fighting Joe HookerTV Movie
Life or Something Like It2002Pat KerriganMovie
The Country Bears2002Big Al (voice)Movie
Fillmore!2002Doc HemlockTV Show
Monk2002OatesTV Show
Crossing Jordan2001Olin PriceTV Show
The Cell2000Teddy LeeMovie
One Man's Hero1999General Zachary TaylorMovie
The Iron Giant1999Floyd Turbeaux (voice), Foreman Marv LoachMovie
You Know My Name1999Real Arkansas TomTV Movie
A Bug's Life1998Ant (uncredited)Movie
Love from Ground Zero1998HatMovie
Point Blank1998DadMovie
The Hi-Lo Country1998Hoover YoungMovie
The Man in the Iron Mask1998The CommandantMovie
Logan's War: Bound by Honor1998BenTV Movie
The Apostle1997Brother Edwards (uncredited)Movie
Traveller1997Double DMovie
Two Mothers for Zachary1996ChalmerTV Movie
Nash Bridges1996Nick BridgesTV Show
Tracey Takes On...1996Uncle ShepTV Show
Wild Bill1995California JoeMovie
Streets of Laredo1995Charles GoodnightTV Show
Truman1995Sam RayburnTV Movie
Cabin Boy1994PapsMovie
Hard Vice1994BronskiMovie
Major League II1994Lou BrownMovie
Natural Born Killers1994Redneck's Buddy in the Diner (uncredited)Movie
Wyatt Earp1994Mr. SutherlandMovie
Running Cool1993Ironbutt GarrettMovie
The Adventures of Huck Finn1993Deputy HinesMovie
Men Don't Tell1993Jack MacAffreyTV Movie
The Wild West1993TV Show
Painted Desert1993AlMovie
Leaving Normal1992WaltMovie
Criminal Behavior1992Roy StubbsTV Movie
Middle Ages1992Dave, Dave NelsonTV Show
The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles1992Teddy RooseveltTV Show
Conagher1991Smoke Parnell, Ladder Five OwnerTV Movie
Stranger at My Door1991Sheriff BittermanTV Movie
Homefront1991Coach ZelnickTV Show
Coupe de Ville1990Dr. Sturgeon the Cadillac SurgeonMovie
I Love You to Death1990Lt. SchoonerMovie
Bagdad Cafe1990RudyTV Show
Major League1989Lou BrownMovie
Roe vs. Wade1989Jimmy RussellTV Movie
The Young Riders1989Elias MillsTV Show
The Milagro Beanfield War1988Horsethief ShortyMovie
Lincoln1988Gen. Ulysses S. GrantTV Show
In the Heat of the Night1988Sheriff Ketch MonroeTV Show
Midnight Caller1988Pete HanrahanTV Show
Ironweed1987Reverend ChesterMovie
Made in Heaven1987Steve SheaMovie
Laguna Heat1987GrimesTV Movie
Crime Story1986Jack ClaymoreTV Show
L.A. Law1986Rev. Joseph Halliday, Thomas QuinnTV Show
Hard Traveling1986Sgt. SlatteryMovie
Silver Bullet1985Arnie WestrumMovie
Vision Quest1985Kuch's DadMovie
Hell Town1985Lieutenant Raymond TracyTV Movie
The Long Hot Summer1985Billy QuickTV Show
The Equalizer1985Michael CubTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Billy Don BakerTV Show
The Master1984Mr. DanielsTV Show
Women of San Quentin1983OfficerTV Movie
The Candy Lightner Story1983Willard KohlerTV Movie
Deadly Encounter1982Frank KitchensTV Movie
The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez1982Sheriff Frank FlyMovie
American Playhouse1981Clate Connaloe, Sheriff, Sheriff Frank FlyTV Show
Cagney & Lacey1981Brian HolgateTV Show
The Big Black Pill1981Captain Jake JacqualoneTV Movie
Any Which Way You Can1980BartenderMovie
It's My Turn1980Connie Foxworth (uncredited)Movie
Urban Cowboy1980Steve StrangeMovie
Rage!1980Joe DeanTV Movie
Below the Belt1980LukeMovie
On the Nickel1980Peanut JohnMovie
The Sacketts1979Wes BigelowTV Show
The Greatest1977Mr. HarryMovie
Lou Grant1977SkorigTV Show
Black Oak Conspiracy1977Deputy BullardMovie
Code R1977DillardTV Show
Bobbie Jo and the Outlaw1976Leather SalesmanMovie
The Pom Pom Girls1976CoachMovie
Charlie's Angels1976Billy, GatesTV Show
Monster Squad1976PolluxTV Show
Most Wanted1976Joe CarterTV Show
The Wild McCullochs19751st Police OfficerMovie
The Kansas City Massacre1975GarthTV Movie
The Blue Knight1975FenadyTV Show
Macon County Line1974ElishaMovie
Zandy's Bride1974Man in Gunfight (uncredited)Movie
Petrocelli1974HarryTV Show
Run, Joe, Run1974AndrewTV Show
The Manhunter1974Harry ScofieldTV Show
The F.B.I. Story: The FBI Versus Alvin Karpis, Public Enemy Number One1974Alex DentonTV Movie
Barnaby Jones1973Andy Lucker, Lester WatkinsTV Show
Dusty's Trail1973The Hired HandTV Show
Kung Fu1972JakeTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972SheriffTV Show
Cry for Me, Billy1972AmosMovie
Cannon1971Lt. Keely, Sheriff RyderTV Show
The Waltons1971Zack Rosswell, Zack RoswellTV Show
A Man Called Horse1970EdMovie
Macho Callahan1970Cowboy (as Jim Gammon)Movie
The Intruders1970Chaunce DykstraTV Movie
The Thousand Plane Raid1969Maj. VargaMovie
Journey to Shiloh1968Tellis YeagerMovie
Lancer1968Clint Meek, WesTV Show
Cool Hand Luke1967Sleepy (uncredited)Movie
Captain Nice1967Milton the MoleTV Show
The High Chaparral1967LafeTV Show
The Invaders1967HalTV Show
Batman1966OsirisTV Show
Felony Squad1966MickeyTV Show
The Monroes1966StennisTV Show
The Road West1966Deputy Virgil Bramley, Pete FowlerTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Ben McCann, CauldwellTV Show
The Wild Wild West1965EganTV Show
The Virginian1962Cal MasonTV Show
Bonanza1959Harry JeffersTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Arnie Jeffords, DudleyTV Show
Death Valley Days1952Bill DayTV Show
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CraigSnyderCraigSnyderMay 10, 2013

Loved him on Major League and as Kuch's dad on Vision Quest.

Ann TrestJul 7, 2009

I have always enjoyed the movies James Gammon has played in. I hope he is 1/2 the man he playes in his movies.I give him a 5 star rateing!!

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