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Jim Sheppard (I) (1937–1977)

Jim Sheppard was born in 1937. He is known for his work on Comes a Horseman (1978), The Master Gunfighter (1975) and The Wild and the Innocent (1959). He died on August 18, 1977 in Westcliffe, Colorado, USA. See full bio »


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Known For

Comes a Horseman
The Master Gunfighter
Gunsmoke Deputy Case


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 1978 Comes a Horseman (stunts - as James Sheppard)
 1975 The Master Gunfighter (stunts)
 1975 The Wind and the Lion (stunts - uncredited)
 1971 Black Noon (TV Movie) (stunt double: Roy Thinnes - uncredited)
 1969 A Time for Dying (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 The Wild Bunch (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 Planet of the Apes (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 Star Trek (TV Series) (stunt double - 1 episode)
- Journey to Babel (1967) ... (stunt double: William O'Connell - uncredited)
 1967 Hour of the Gun (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 Camelot (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Gunpoint (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
 1966 Stagecoach (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 Harper (stunts - uncredited)
 1966 40 Guns to Apache Pass (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
 1965 The War Lord (stunts - uncredited)
 1965 Arizona Raiders (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
 1965 Major Dundee (stunts - uncredited)
 1964 Apache Rifles (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
 1964 Bullet for a Badman (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
 1963 Showdown (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
 1962 Six Black Horses (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
 1961 Battle at Bloody Beach (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
 1961 Posse from Hell (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
 1960 Seven Ways from Sundown (stunt double: Audie Murphy - uncredited)
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James Sheppard

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Killed while filming a scene in Comes a Horseman (1978). The horse that was dragging him veered from its course and caused him to hit his head on a fencepost. The scene is in the movie but is edited so that the fatal accident is not seen.

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