James Luisi

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A native New Yorker, James Luisi attended St. Francis College in Brooklyn Heights on a basketball scholarship. He served in the Army during the Korean War. He then played one season (1953-54) with the Baltimore Bullets in the National Basketball Association. His acting career began on the stage with early parts coming in the Broadway musicals "Sweet Charity" and "Zorba". His early movies were minor, though his "beefcake" appeal was evident in 1973's Flykten från Djävulsön (1973) in which he rarely wore a shirt. Most of his later work was on TV. In 1976 he shared a "best actor" daytime Emmy for playing George Washington in a daytime drama special titled First Ladies Diaries: Martha Washington (1975). Also in 1976 he started his four-season role as Jim Rockford's (James Garner) nemesis Lt. Chapman in Rockford tar över (1974). In 1983 he played the cop in charge of some street-gang-members-turned-undercover-agents in the short-lived series The Renegades (1983), which provided a boost for Patrick Swayze, who played one of the gang members. Along with guest spots on numerous TV shows, Luisi also appeared in the soap operas Våra bästa år (1965) and Another World (1964).In the 1990s he returned to acting in and directing stage work in the Los Angeles area. Stricken with cancer he passed away on 7 June 2002 and is survived by his wife of 41 years, the former Georgia Phillips. - IMDb Mini Biography By: dinky-4 of Minneapolis (qv's & corrections by A. Nonymous)

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Streaming Availability

Peacock has the most number of James Luisi’s flixes, followed by Peacock Premium compared to other streaming platforms. See the full graph below.

Releases by Year

James Luisi on average has worked on 1 movies per year from 1971 to 1988. See the full graphs of the number of James Luisi movies released per year from 1971 till 1988.

Top Genres

James Luisi works mostly in Crime Genre followed by Drama Genre flixes. 21% of James Luisi movies are Crime Genre movies. See Top Genres that James Luisi worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that James Luisi has worked on is 6.6.

6.6 / 10

James Luisi's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

Crime,Drama,Mystery
The Rockford Files (1974)

The cases of an easy going ex-convict turned private investigator.

8.2/1050 min

Available in 3 platform(s).