Legendary actor James Garner -- star of "The Rockford Files" and "The Notebook" -- has died. Law enforcement sources tell us an ambulance was dispatched to the actor's home in Los Angeles around 8PM Saturday evening, 7/19/14 ... and he was found dead when they arrived on scene. He died of natural causes. Read more: http://www.tmz.com/2014/07/19/james-garner-dead-dies-maverick-rockford-files/#ixzz381CzU4qG
The Rockford Files is an American television drama series which aired on the NBC network between September 13, 1974 and January 10, 1980. It has remained in regular syndication to the present day. The show stars James Garner as Los Angeles-based private investigator Jim Rockford and features Noah Beery, Jr. as his father, a retired truck driver.