James Morrison (June 26, 1942) is an American retired professional wrestler and manager, better known by his ring name, J.J. Dillon.

Professional wrestling career

Dillon is best known for being the strategic leader of the original Four Horsemen that consisted of Nature Boy Ric Flair, Tully Blanchard, Arn and Ole Anderson. He is most remembered as a manager in pro wrestling. He guided many wrestlers to singles and tag titles in the NWA. After leaving WCW in February 1989, Dillon served as a front office executive for the WWF until 1997. He later returned to an on-camera role with WCW. In 2003, Dillon had a short stint as an NWA representative in TNA.

In 2009, he made a one-night appearance at Deaf Wrestlefest 2009 to team with "Beef Stew" Lou Marconi and "Handsome" Frank Staletto in a six-man tag team match against "Franchise" Shane Douglas, Dominic DeNucci and Cody Michaels.

On March 31, 2012 he was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as a member of the Four Horsemen.

Since January 4, 2015, Dillon has provided color commentary for First State Championship Wrestling.

In wrestling

Championships and accomplishments

  • NWA Western States Sports
    • NWA International Heavyweight Championship (Amarillo version) (1 time)
    • NWA Western States Television Championship (1 time)

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