James Coburn

James Coburn studied acting at UCLA, and then moved to New York to study under noted acting coach Stella Adler. After being noticed in several stage productions, Coburn appeared in a handful of minor westerns before being cast as the knife-throwing, quick-shooting Britt in the John Sturges mega-hit The Magnificent Seven.

In 1966 Coburn starred n the wonderful 007 spy spoof Our Man Flint, followed the next year by the sequel In Like Flint.

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