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James Tartan (1931–2010)

James Tartan was born on September 11, 1931 in Youngstown, Ohio, USA as James Richard Tartan. He was an actor and director, known for Matlock (1986), Remington Steele (1982) and Los Four/Murals of Aztlan (1974). He was married to Christine. He died on November 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Matlock Judge Trevor Gregory / George Clancy / Judge Douglas Merrill
Remington Steele Reporter
Summer Children Second Unit Director or Assistant Director


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 1997 Spy Game (TV Series)
Dr. Leonard Perl
- Why Spy? (1997) ... Dr. Leonard Perl
 1995 Rage
Dr. Roth
 1995 Women of the House (TV Series)
Speaker of the House
- Miss Sugarbaker Goes to Washington (1995) ... Speaker of the House
 1989-1992 Matlock (TV Series)
Judge Trevor Gregory / George Clancy / Judge Douglas Merrill
- The Assassination: Part 2 (1992) ... Judge Trevor Gregory
- The Assassination: Part 1 (1992) ... Judge Trevor Gregory
- The Arsonist (1991) ... George Clancy
- The Captain (1989) ... Judge Douglas Merrill
 1991 The Flash (TV Series)
Dr. Emil Velinski
- Sight Unseen (1991) ... Dr. Emil Velinski
 1990 Gabriel's Fire (TV Series)
Judge Kemper
- Judgements (1990) ... Judge Kemper
 1989 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. Wegman
- Vinnie Video Vici (1989) ... Dr. Wegman
 1989 Guns of Paradise (TV Series)
Dr. Morse
- Hour of the Wolf (1989) ... Dr. Morse
 1988 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Jury Foreman
- Chariots of Meyer (1988) ... Jury Foreman
 1984 Remington Steele (TV Series)
- Dreams of Steele (1984) ... Reporter (as Jim Tartan)
 1981-1984 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Coroner / Forensic / Metzger / ...
- Parting Is Such Sweep Sorrow (1984) ... Coroner
- Death by Kiki (1983) ... Forensic (as Jim Tartan)
- Moon Over Uranus: The Final Legacy (1983) ... Forensic (as Jim Tartan)
- Of Mouse and Man (1982) ... Coroner
- Blood Money (1981) ... Calloway (as Jim Tartan)
 1983 Hotel (TV Series)
- Charades (1983) ... Customer
 1982 Not in Front of the Children (TV Movie)
Reporter (as Jim Tartan)
 1982 The Day the Bubble Burst (TV Movie) (as Jim Tartan)
 1981 Dark Night of the Scarecrow (TV Movie)
Mr. Williams (as Jim Tartan)
 1972 I Dismember Mama
 1970 Marigold Man
 1967 Cimarron Strip (TV Series)
- The Deputy (1967) ... Tullis
 1965 The Fugitive (TV Series)
- Brass Ring (1965) ... Doctor
 1963-1964 Bonanza (TV Series)
- Return to Honor (1964) ... Townsman
- Song in the Dark (1963) ... Townsman
 1960 This Man Dawson (TV Series)
- The Big Shot (1960)
- The Bomber (1960)
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