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Remembering the Great Character Actor James Hampton who Passed Away at 84

James Hampton was a talented actor who is best known for his role as bumbling bugler Hannibal Dobbs on “F-Troop”. He was a great comedic actor who also worked in several Burt Reynolds movies and on the Rockford Files. He passed away after a long illness at age 84 on April 7th.





Remembering James Garner

James Garner, who passed away today at age 86, was one of those rare actors who had equal success in both films and television. He was one of the last of the breed of actors who could play both drama and comedy, sometimes both in the same role. He was likeable no matter what role he played. Above is an interview Charlie Rose did with James Garner about his remarkable career.