James Morrison (born June 26, 1942) is a retired Professional Wrestler and manager as James J. Dillon. He debuted in 1962 and worked for various National Wrestling Alliance territories. He is best known as the original manager for The Four Horsemen.
He is a former North American (Maritimes) Heavyweight Champion, a former ESA (Maritimes) International Tag Team Champion with Fred Sweetan, a former NWA Texas (Amarillo) Brass Knuckles Champion, a former NWA International (Amarillo) Heavyweight Champion, a former NWA Florida Television Champion, a 2x NWA Florida Tag Team Champion, a former NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion, a former NWA Macon Heavyweight Champion, a former NWA Central States Tag Team Champion, and was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as a member of the Horsemen in 2012.
"Tropes are like seagulls":
- Action Survivor: A wrestler who became a manager.
- Biography: His 2005 autobiography Wrestlers Are Like Seagulls: From McMahon to McMahon
- The Cameo: He managed The North Star Express (Darin Corbin and Ryan Cruz) at CHIKARA Tag World Grand Prix 2006.
- Power Stable:
- (in Florida): The Royal Family, with Outlaw Ron Bass, Bruiser Brody, Bobby Jaggers, Big John Studd, The One Man Gang, Terry Funk, Jimmy Garvin, The Iron Sheik, "Exotic" Adrian Street, Black Bart and Kendo Nagasaki (Japanese version)
- Dillon's Death Squad, with The Mongolian Stomper, The Spoiler (Frank Morrell) and Abdullah the Butcher.
- A founding member of The Four Horsemen.
- Red Baron: "J.J."
- Reasonable Authority Figure: As the Chairman of the WCW Executive Committee in the mid 90s.
- Screw the Rules, I Make Them!: Worked as a booker for WWE and WCW
- Shoe Slap: He'd give the Horsemen his shoe to use as a weapon.
- Tagalong Kid: For The Four Horsemen.