JAMES DRURY, the one true ‘Virginian’ by whom all others are measured, is the star of the first 90-minute color western TV series, ‘The Virginian’, which aired from 1962-1971. ‘The Virginian’ is the third longest running western series in the history of television. The television series was adapted from the 1902 Owen Wister western novel, “The Virginian, A Horseman of the Plains”. Like the novel, the lead character was never given a name other than the Virginian. James Drury used that to his advantage in creating a mysterious air surrounding the Shiloh ranch foreman. “Nobody knows the name of my character,” James Drury says, “not even me.”

The Virginian on DVD – Season 1-9 are officially released on DVD (See Autographed Merchandise Page).

“The Virginian” is on INSP on Saddle Up Saturday at 1PM, 2:30PM, 9PM and 10:30PM.
INSP is on DirecTV channel 364, Dish Network channel 259 and 2,800 cable systems. To find INSP in your area go to the channel finder at http://www.insp.com/findinsp/.

“The Virginian” is also shown on COZI TV and MeTV. Check for it in your area.

“Billy and the Bandit” ~ New Family Western Series Pilot starring James Drury, Gary Clarke, Roberta Shore, Buck Taylor and Jordan Elsass as Billy.

The Kickstarter Project for “Billy and the Bandit” Fully Funded

Check Out the “Billy and the Bandit” Website:

James Drury Thank You for “BATB” Kickstarter Project Success

INSP Behind the Scenes: The Man With No Name