James Farentino (1938–2012)

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Dead & Buried (1981) | Bulletproof (1996) | The Final Countdown (1980)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 nomination More »
NICKNAME  
Jimmie
BORN 
Feb 24, 1938 (died Jan 24, 2012)
HEIGHT 
5' 11" (1.80m)

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Past Film & Video (17 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (77 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The 64th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 64th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) In Memory Of  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Role Model: Gene WilderRole Model: Gene Wilder (TV Movie) Special Thanks  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Drive/IIDrive/II (TV Movie) Benjamin  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Apostle Paul: The Man Who Turned the World Upside DownThe Apostle Paul: The Man Who Turned the World Upside Down (TV Movie) Additional Narrator (voice)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Murder in the MirrorMurder in the Mirror (TV Movie) Detective Frank Russo  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Scandalous Me: The Jacqueline Susann StoryScandalous Me: The Jacqueline Susann Story (TV Movie) Bernard Geis  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Melrose PlaceMelrose Place (TV Series) Mr. Beck ( 4 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 4
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  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Ray Ross ( 3 episodes, 1996 )  Less 1996 3
  • Primary photo for Outlaws and LawmenOutlaws and Lawmen (TV Mini-series) Narrator  Less 1996– 
  • Primary photo for DazzleDazzle (TV Movie) Jimmy Rosemont  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Aaahh!!! Real MonstersAaahh!!! Real Monsters (TV Series) Grungy ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Honor Thy Father and Mother: The True Story of the Menendez MurdersHonor Thy Father and Mother: The True Story of the Menendez Murders (TV Movie) Jose Menendez  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for One Woman's CourageOne Woman's Courage (TV Movie) Lieutenant Bill Lawson  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for When No One Would ListenWhen No One Would Listen (TV Movie) Gary Cochran  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for JulieJulie (TV Series) Sam McGuire ( 7 episodes, 1992 )  Less 1992 7
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  • Primary photo for Miles from NowhereMiles from Nowhere (TV Movie) John Reilly  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for In the Line of Duty: A Cop for the KillingIn the Line of Duty: A Cop for the Killing (TV Movie) Lieutenant Ray Wiltern  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Common GroundCommon Ground (TV Movie) Mayor Kevin White  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for CBS Summer PlayhouseCBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series) Mickey Dunne ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Naked LieNaked Lie (TV Movie) Jonathan Morris  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Nuclear FamilyNuclear Family (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Who Gets the Friends?Who Gets the Friends? (TV Movie) Dr. Buddy Baron  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Red SpiderThe Red Spider (TV Movie) Lieutenant Daniel Malone  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Il segreto del SaharaIl segreto del Sahara (TV Mini-series) Caliph of Timbuktu ( 4 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 4
    • Episode #1.4 (Jan 24, 1988) Caliph of Timbuktu  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Jan 17, 1988) Caliph of Timbuktu  Less
    • Episode #1.2 (Jan 10, 1988) Caliph of Timbuktu (credit only)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Family SinsFamily Sins (TV Movie) Gordon Williams  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for That Secret SundayThat Secret Sunday (TV Movie) Gerald Remson  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for MaryMary (TV Series) Frank DeMarco ( 13 episodes, 1985–1986 )  Less 1985–1986 13
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  • Primary photo for SinsSins (TV Mini-series) David Westfield ( 3 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986 3
  • Primary photo for Picking Up the PiecesPicking Up the Pieces (TV Movie) Don Hagan  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Fourth Wise ManThe Fourth Wise Man (TV Movie) Jesus (voice)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for A Summer to RememberA Summer to Remember (TV Movie) Tom Wyler  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Blue ThunderBlue Thunder (TV Series) Frank Chaney ( 11 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 11
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  • Primary photo for License to KillLicense to Kill (TV Movie) John Peterson  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Cradle Will FallThe Cradle Will Fall (TV Movie) Dr. Edgar Highley  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Something So RightSomething So Right (TV Movie) Arnie Potts  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for DynastyDynasty (TV Series) Dr. Nick Toscanni ( 20 episodes, 1981–1982 )  Less 1981–1982 20
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  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Martin / He - Businessman / Dr. Loki / Elliott Cummings / Dennis ( 5 episodes, 1965–1981 )  Less 1965–1981 5
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  • Primary photo for Evita PeronEvita Peron (TV Movie) Juan Peron  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Son-Rise: A Miracle of LoveSon-Rise: A Miracle of Love (TV Movie) Barry Kaufman  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Silent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil StorySilent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil Story (TV Movie) Duffy Hambleton  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for No Margin for ErrorNo Margin for Error (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) John Anderson / Sgt. K.K. 'King' Sherman / Charlie Czonka ( 4 episodes, 1973–1978 )  Less 1973–1978 4
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  • Primary photo for The PossessedThe Possessed (TV Movie) Kevin Leahy  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Jesus of NazarethJesus of Nazareth (TV Mini-series) Simon Peter ( 2 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 2
    • Part 2 (Apr 10, 1977) Simon Peter  Less
    • Part 1 (Apr 3, 1977) Simon Peter  Less
  • Primary photo for Emily, EmilyEmily, Emily (TV Movie) Joe Crane  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for CrossfireCrossfire (TV Movie) Vince Rossi  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The ElevatorThe Elevator (TV Movie) Eddie Holcomb  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Love StoryLove Story (TV Series) David Coryell ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Cool MillionCool Million (TV Series) Jefferson Keyes ( 5 episodes, 1972 )  Less 1972 5
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  • Primary photo for Night GalleryNight Gallery (TV Series) David Faulkner / Craig Lowell (segment "Since Aunt Ada Came to Stay") ( 2 episodes, 1971–1972 )  Less 1971–1972 2
  • Primary photo for The Family RicoThe Family Rico (TV Movie) Gino Rico  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Longest NightThe Longest Night (TV Movie) John Danbury  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Bold Ones: The LawyersThe Bold Ones: The Lawyers (TV Series) Neil Darrell ( 21 episodes, 1969–1972 )  Less 1969–1972 21
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  • Primary photo for BirdbathBirdbath (TV Short) Frankie Basta  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for U.S.A.U.S.A. (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for VanishedVanished (TV Movie) Gene Culligan  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) Bob (segment "Love and the Neighbor") ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Marcus Welby, M.D.Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series) Clyde Arrowthorn ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The VirginianThe Virginian (TV Series) Pick Lexington / Frank Colby ( 2 episodes, 1966–1970 )  Less 1966–1970 2
  • Primary photo for The Sound of AngerThe Sound of Anger (TV Movie) Neil Darrell  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for IronsideIronside (TV Series) Tommy Cusack ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Run for Your LifeRun for Your Life (TV Series) Frank Frazier ( 2 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 2
  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Series) Rafe Carter ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Wings of FireWings of Fire (TV Movie) Taff Malloy  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Road WestThe Road West (TV Series) Emmett Bethel ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Death of a SalesmanDeath of a Salesman (TV Movie) Happy Loman  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler TheatreBob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series) Dr. Michael Simpson ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The F.B.I.The F.B.I. (TV Series) Frankie Metro ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for LaredoLaredo (TV Series) Paco Vargas ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Ben CaseyBen Casey (TV Series) Lloyd Marsh ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for 12 O'Clock High12 O'Clock High (TV Series) Moxey ( 2 episodes, 1965 )  Less 1965 2
  • Primary photo for The Alfred Hitchcock HourThe Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) Leo Manfred / Bernie ( 2 episodes, 1962–1965 )  Less 1962–1965 2
  • Primary photo for The ReporterThe Reporter (TV Series) Larry ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Route 66Route 66 (TV Series) Perry Baker ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Joe Fiore ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Carlo Rimini ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Naked CityNaked City (TV Series) Ben Calageras ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
Self (17 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Narrator / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1999–2000 )  Less 1999–2000
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The 3rd Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame AwardsThe 3rd Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for BreakawayBreakaway (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The 30th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 30th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Challenge of the Sexes 2Celebrity Challenge of the Sexes 2 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SweepstakesCelebrity Sweepstakes (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1975–1976 )  Less 1975–1976
  • Primary photo for Mitzi and a Hundred GuysMitzi and a Hundred Guys (TV Special) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 5 episodes, 1972–1974 )  Less 1972–1974
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  • Primary photo for Celebrity BowlingCelebrity Bowling (TV Series) Himself ( 7 episodes, 1971–1974 )  Less 1971–1974
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Jerry VisitsJerry Visits (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 1971–1973
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Cop Out!Cop Out! (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The First Nine Months Are the HardestThe First Nine Months Are the Hardest (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Match GameThe Match Game (TV Series) Himself - Team Captain ( 5 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967
    • Episode #6.15 (Sep 22, 1967) Himself - Team Captain  Less
    • Episode #6.14 (Sep 21, 1967) Himself - Team Captain  Less
    • Episode #6.13 (Sep 20, 1967) Himself - Team Captain  Less
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Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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