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Big Boy Medlin

James BigBoy Medlin was born in Santa Anna, Texas and grew up in Odessa. He graduated from The University of Texas in 1968. Medlin served in the army and was wounded in Viet Nam June 7, 1969. James was a founding writer of The Austin Sun and The L.A. Weekly. He co-wrote Roadie, a film loosely based on a character from his column (Travis Redfish) ... See full bio »

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Roadie Writer
E! True Hollywood Story Editorial Department
Search Party Producer


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 2002 Royalty A-Z (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1980 Roadie (screenplay) / (story)
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 1997-1999 E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series documentary) (editorial director - 3 episodes)
- Dana Plato (1999) ... (editorial director - as James 'Bigboy' Medlin)
- O.J., Nicole and Ron: Countdown to Murder (1998) ... (editorial director)
- From Pinup to Sex Queen: Bettie Page (1997) ... (editorial director - as James BigBoy Medlin)
  E! Mysteries & Scandals (TV Series documentary) (editorial director - 1 episode, 1999) (editorial coordinator - 1 episode, 1998)
- Alfalfa and the Gang (1999) ... (editorial director - as James 'Big Boy' Medlin)
- Clara Bow (1998) ... (editorial coordinator)
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 1999 Out to Lunch (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1999 Search Party (TV Series) (executive producer - as James BigBoy Medlin)
 1999 E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Alfred Hitchcock (1999) ... (executive producer: The True Hollywood Story - as James BigBoy Medlin)
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 1998-1999 E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
- The Last Days of Elvis (1999) ... (as James Medlin)
- Elizabeth Taylor (1998) ... (as James Big Boy Medlin)
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 1999 E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series documentary) (edit director - 1 episode)
- Chris Farley (1999) ... (edit director)
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 2000 Hollywood Off-Ramp (TV Series) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- On My List (2000) ... (special thanks - as James BigBoy Medlin)

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