James Arness

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  • Birth Name: James Aurness
  • Birth Place: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
  • Died: June 3, 2011
  • Profession: Actor
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Gunsmoke’s James Arness Dead at 88

James Arness, best known for playing Marshal Matt Dillon on Gunsmoke, died today, according to the Los Angeles Times.   According to a family spokesperson, Arness died of natural causes at his home in Brentwood, Calif. He was 88. At 6-feet-7-inc… Read more

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Exercise in feminine wiles: Newly's hooked by a charming widow who's playing him against a gunman. Tara Hutson: Michele Carey. Newly: Buck Taylor. Gecko Ridley: L.Q. Jones. Matt: James Arness. Festus: Ken Curtis. Pudge: Ken Mayer.

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Jeanette Nolan and Jack Albertson in a tale about a drunk's escape from a reproving daughter. Elsie: Melissa Murphy. Matt: James Arness. Tom Rickaby: Victor Holchak. Judge Brooker: Herb Vigran. Burke: Ted Jordan.

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  • Birth Name: James Aurness
  • Birth Place: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
  • Died: June 3, 2011
  • Profession: Actor