James Best

Born Jul 26, 1926
Net Worth
$500 Thousand
James Best is an American actor, who in his six decades of television is best known for his starring role as bumbling Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane in the CBS television series The Dukes of Hazzard. He has also worked as an acting coach, artist, college professor, and musician.

James Best Stats


: Jules Guy, Jimmy Best, James K. Best, Jim Best, Jewel Franklin Guy, Best


: 6 ft (1.85 m)


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: July 26, 1926

Place of Birth

: Powderly

James Best Film Roles

  1. Rolling Thunder
  2. Shock Corridor
    Shock Corridor
  3. The Dukes of Hazzard: Reunion!
  4. The Killer Shrews
  5. Hooper
  6. Three on a Couch
  7. The Dukes of Hazzard: Hazzard in Hollywood!
    The Dukes of Hazzard: Hazzard in Hollywood!
  8. The Left Handed Gun
  9. Verboten!
  10. Gaby

James Best Film Director

  1. Gator

James Best TV Starring Roles

  1. The Dukes of Hazzard
    Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane
    The Dukes of Hazzard
  2. The Dukes
  3. Temple Houston

James Best TV Guest Roles

  1. The Last Rites of Jeff Myrtlebank
  2. The Grave
  3. Jess-Belle
  4. The Long Shot Caper
    Babe Mackie
  5. The Enemy on the Flank
  6. Mail Call
  7. The Hemp Reeger Case
    Hemp Reeger
  8. The Glory and the Mud
    Sam Beal
  9. Silent Testimony
    Rick Alston
  10. One for the Road
    Ernie Jordan