Actor | Producer | Director
He was originally going to star in Circle of Iron (1978) opposite Bruce Lee based on a script they co-wrote themselves. He dropped out following Lee's death. Coburn refused to watch the completed film.
[on Hard Contract (1969)] I was really unhappy with that film, because the fellow that directed it was also the writer. Now, he's a brilliant writer, but he was a terrible director. And he did so many things that were wrong, just out of pure ego, ...
Often played unscrupulous, mean characters
James Harrison Coburn III
Laurel, Nebraska, USA
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
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