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Message 1544870 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 13:51:52 UTC
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Oh no, not another beloved actor gone...
James Garner.
CNN's obit.

I loved him most in the Rockford Files series, but of course he did so much else.

Rest in Peace, good buddy, Rest in Peace.

Another meowsigh :(
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Message 1544874 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 14:02:07 UTC

Luv'd the Rockford files R.I.P

Thanks Kittyman for info
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Message 1544886 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 14:18:06 UTC

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Message 1544887 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 14:18:07 UTC

I'm sad to hear this. Loved the Rockford Files, of course. I'd like to read his memoir - The Garner Files.

I was just looking at his work, and apparently he was in Fire in the Sky, a sci-fi film in the early 90's I vaguely remember seeing.
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Message 1544905 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 14:44:51 UTC

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Message 1544911 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 14:47:00 UTC

Yes, RIP.

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Message 1544914 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 14:48:16 UTC

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Message 1544984 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 18:09:54 UTC

Indeed Maverick and the Rockford files were two of my favourite TV programs.

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Message 1544986 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 18:13:53 UTC - in response to Message 1544984.

:( R.I.P. James Garner

Just watched him in "Space Cowboys".

He will be missed.
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Message 1544988 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 18:19:03 UTC

One of my favorite actors. RIP
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Message 1544998 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 18:33:16 UTC

I liked his role as "The Scrounger" in the Great Escape. He must have enjoyed that role as he was his company's scrounger in Korea.

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Message 1545006 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 19:01:59 UTC

An interview some years back that you may enjoy.

James Garner with Charlie Rose. Part 1
James Garner with Charlie Rose.
Part 2

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Message 1545017 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 19:39:25 UTC

R.I.P.
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Message 1545018 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 19:43:02 UTC

R.I.P :(

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Message 1545029 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 20:21:12 UTC

R.I.P. He will be missed.
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Message 1545076 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 23:08:54 UTC

Great actor. Great body of work.

He will be missed.

R.I.P.
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Message 1545081 - Posted: 20 Jul 2014, 23:46:01 UTC

Loved the things he was in.
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Message 1545094 - Posted: 21 Jul 2014, 1:05:46 UTC

RIP Mr. Garner. I enjoyed all of his roles. As a kid I loved watching Maverick. As an adult I loved him in The Rockford Files.

I didnt know he was a Koeran vet either.
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Message 1545249 - Posted: 21 Jul 2014, 10:24:19 UTC

Grew up on The Rockford Files. Peace.
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Message 1545283 - Posted: 21 Jul 2014, 13:19:44 UTC - in response to Message 1545094.

RIP Mr. Garner. I enjoyed all of his roles. As a kid I loved watching Maverick. As an adult I loved him in The Rockford Files.

I didnt know he was a Koeran vet either.


Maverick and Space Cowboys are my favorites but i did watch the Rockford files as well.
He will be deeply missed.
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