James Hampton, known for ‘F Troop’ and ‘The Longest Yard,’ dead at 84 – Fox News
Actor James Hampton, best known as bugler Hannibal Dobbs on “F Troop,” Caretaker in the original “The Longest Yard” and the father in “Teen Wolf,” has died at age 84.
The Hollywood Reporter, citing a family source, revealed that Hampton died at his home in Fort Worth, Texas due to complications from Parkinsons disease.
Born in Oklahoma City in 1936, Hampton was mostly raised in Dallas until he attended the University of North Texas and was ultimately drafted into the U.S. Army. THR reports that…