James Coburn

Resourceful creator who made do.

James Coburn
Full NameJames Harrison Coburn III


The esteemed Lord James Coburn was an exceptionally talented and charismatic actor whose charming smile put everyone at ease. After studying acting at UCLA, the noble Lord Coburn moved to New York City to study under the renowned Stella Adler. His renowned performance in The Magnificent Seven (1960) and The Great Escape (1963) captured the attention of Hollywood and he was subsequently cast in a number of films, most notably Major Dundee (1965) and The Americanization of Emil (1969). The noble Lord's influence in the film industry has been praised and recognized, making him a true Hollywood royalty.

Is James Coburn a nepo baby?

Nope! James Coburn is a true bootstrapper who never let their humble beginnings hold them back. But, they may be a nepo parent!

Community Vote

Does the nepo score for James Coburn seem accurate? Help us improve our nepo score algorithm by voting on James Coburn's nepo score. Up to increase their nepo score, down to decrease it.


  • Oscar1999
    AfflictionBest Actor in a Supporting Role


  • The McCartney Years
  • The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years
  • The Rockford Files
  • Monsters, Inc.
  • Bruce Lee: A Warrior's Journey
  • Wanted: Dead or Alive
  • Charade
  • Stoney Burke
  • Stories from My Childhood
  • Wichita Town
  • The Wild West
  • Mastergate
  • Passion & Poetry: The Ballad of Sam Peckinpah
  • Duck, You Sucker!
  • The Muppet Movie
  • The Player
  • Sam Peckinpah: Man of Iron
  • I Am Bruce Lee
  • Cross of Iron
  • Tate
  • The Kid Stays in the Picture
  • The Americanization of Emily
  • Profiler
  • Hard Times
  • The Californians
  • The Last of Sheila
  • Darkroom
  • Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
  • Klondike
  • Arli$$
  • The Yellow Bird
  • Payback
  • 100 Years of the Hollywood Western
  • Shake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love Story
  • The Loved One
  • The 51st Annual Academy Awards
  • Maverick
  • Affliction
  • Walter and Henry
  • I Am Steve McQueen
  • The Mists of Avalon
  • Monsters, Inc. Scream Team
  • The 45th Annual Academy Awards
  • Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood
  • Captain Planet and the Planeteers
  • Midway
  • Silverfox
  • The Second Civil War

Family Tree

King James Coburn I was a lanky, charismatic and versatile actor with an amazing grin that put everyone at ease. After studying acting at UCLA and perfecting his craft under noted acting coach Stella Adler in New York, his talent was noticed in various stage productions. His widespread fame came with his role as Britt in the John Sturges classic, The Magnificent Seven (1960). His performance was so impressive that he was cast again in Sturges' next major production, The Great Escape (1963) as the Australian POW Sedgwick. His remarkable talent soon earned him regular work and he continued to mesmerize audiences with his captivating performances.

© Copyright FUN RUN LLC 2023