In Memoriam: Clifton James

007 Travelers is saddened to hear about the passing of Clifton James.

George Clifton James (May 29, 1920 – April 15, 2017) was an American actor, best known for his roles as Sheriff J.W. Pepper alongside Roger Moore in the James Bond films “Live and Let Die” (1973) and “The Man with the Golden Gun” (1974), the sheriff in “Silver Streak” (1976), and as the owner of the scandalous 1919 Chicago White Sox baseball team in “Eight Men Out” (1988).

Clifton James as Sheriff  J.W. Pepper in “Live and Let Die” 
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