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James Woods

James Howard Woods (born April 18, 1947) is an American film, stage and television actor. Woods is known for starring in critically acclaimed films such as Once Upon a Time in America, Salvador, Nixon, Ghosts of Mississippi, Casino, Hercules, and in the television legal drama Shark. He has won two Emmy Awards, and has gained two Academy Award nominations. Description above from the Wikipedia article James Woods, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Apr 18, 1947 In Vernal, Utah, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie Mary Poppins Returns: Behind the Magic 2018-11-22
Known For
Poster of Hercules
Poster of Casino
Movie Mary Poppins Returns: Behind the Magic Himself 2018-11-22
Movie The Great Satan 2018-06-12
Movie First Contact Narrator 2016-09-16
Movie Bling Victor (voice) 2016-05-06
Series Justice League Action Lex Luthor (voice) 2016-12-16
Movie Jamesy Boy Lt. Falton 2014-01-03
Movie Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's “Island of Dr. Moreau” Self (archive footage) 2014-08-24
Movie Mary and Martha Mary's Father 2013-03-01
Movie Officer Down Captain Verona 2013-01-22
Movie White House Down Walker 2013-06-27
Series Futurescape with James Woods Himself 2013-11-16
Movie Any Given Tuesday Self 2013-10-17
Movie Jobs Jack Dudman 2013-08-16
Series Coma Dr. Howard Stark 2012-09-03
Movie Too Big to Fail Dick Fuld 2011-05-22
Movie Straw Dogs Tom Heddon 2011-09-16
Movie Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths Thomas Wayne Jr. / Owlman (voice) 2010-02-23
Movie An American Carol Todd Grosslight 2008-10-03
Movie Surf's Up Reggie Belafonte (voice) 2007-06-08
Movie End Game Vaughn Stevens 2006-03-22
Series Shark Sebastian Stark 2006-09-21
Series National Heads-Up Poker Championship 2005-05-01
Movie Pretty Persuasion Hank Joyce 2005-01-22
Movie Be Cool Tommy Athens 2005-03-04
Movie Buddy Narrator 2005-08-11
Movie Ark Jallak (voice) 2005-09-27
Series Entourage Unknown 2004-07-18
Movie Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession Self 2004-05-16
Movie Videodrome: Forging the New Flesh Himself 2004-08-27
Movie The Easter Egg Adventure Grab Takit (voice) 2004-09-01
Movie This Girl's Life Pops 2004-12-03
Series World Poker Tour Unknown 2003-03-30
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie Rudy: The Rudy Giuliani Story Rudy Giuliani 2003-03-30
Movie Northfork Walter O'Brien 2003-07-11
Movie Bare Knuckle Filming: The Construction Of Northfork 2003-12-30
Movie John Q Dr. Raymond Turner 2002-02-15
Movie Stuart Little 2 The Evil Falcon (voice) 2002-07-19
Movie Mickey's House of Villains Hades (voice) 2002-09-03
Movie Rolie Polie Olie: The Great Defender of Fun Gloomius Maximus (voice) 2002-08-13
Movie Recess: School's Out Dr. Phillium Benedict (voice) 2001-01-27
Movie Playboy Mansion Parties Uncensored Himself 2001-05-31
Movie Once Upon a Time: Sergio Leone Self 2001-01-08
Movie Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within General Hein (voice) 2001-07-02
Movie Riding in Cars with Boys Leonard Donofrio 2001-10-19
Movie Race to Space Dr. Wilhelm von Huber 2001-10-31
Movie Scary Movie 2 Father McFeely 2001-07-04
Movie America: A Tribute to Heroes Self 2001-09-21
Movie Breaking the Silence: The Making of Hannibal Self 2001-08-21
Movie Dirty Pictures Dennis Barrie 2000-05-27
Movie Robbie the Reindeer: Hooves of Fire Narrator (voice) 2000-09-01
Movie The Making of The Virgin Suicides Self 2000-12-19
Movie The General's Daughter Col. Robert Moore 1999-06-18
Movie True Crime Alan Mann 1999-03-19
Movie Hercules: Zero to Hero Hades (voice) (archive sound) 1999-08-17
Movie Any Given Sunday Dr. Harvey Mandrake 1999-12-22
Movie The Virgin Suicides Mr. Lisbon 1999-12-31
Movie Play It to the Bone Himself (Ringside Fan) 1999-12-25
Series Hercules Hades (voice) 1998-08-31
Movie Another Day in Paradise Mel 1998-12-30
Movie Vampires Jack Crow 1998-10-30
Movie Hercules Hades (voice) 1997-06-20
Movie Contact Michael Kitz 1997-07-11
Series EP Daily Unknown 1997-09-20
Movie Kicked in the Head Uncle Sam 1997-09-26
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Series Saturday Night Special Unknown 1996-04-13
Movie Killer: A Journal of Murder Carl Panzram 1996-09-06
Movie The Summer of Ben Tyler Temple Rayburn 1996-12-15
Movie Ghosts of Mississippi Byron De La Beckwith 1996-12-20
Movie For Better or Worse Reggie Makeshift 1995-03-19
Movie Indictment: The McMartin Trial Danny Davis 1995-05-20
Movie Casino Lester Diamond 1995-11-22
Movie Nixon H.R. Haldeman 1995-12-22
Movie The Getaway Jack Benyon 1994-02-11
Movie Jane's House Paul Clark 1994-01-02
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Curse of the Starving Class Weston Tate 1994-09-13
Movie Next Door Matt Coler 1994-09-04
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Movie The Specialist Ned Trent 1994-10-07
Series Fallen Angels Unknown 1993-08-01
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Straight Talk Jack Russell 1992-04-03
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Chaplin Joseph Scott 1992-12-17
Movie Citizen Cohn Roy Marcus Cohn 1992-08-22
Movie Diggstown Gabriel Caine 1992-08-14
Movie The Hard Way John Moss 1991-03-08
Movie Women and Men: Stories of Seduction Robert 1990-04-02
Movie My Name Is Bill W. Bill Wilson 1989-04-30
Movie True Believer Eddie Dodd 1989-02-17
Movie Immediate Family Michael Spector 1989-10-27
Movie Cop Lloyd Hopkins 1988-02-05
Movie The Boost Lenny Brown 1988-12-23
Movie In Love and War James B. Stockdale 1987-01-01
Movie Best Seller Cleve 1987-09-25
Movie Promise DJ 1986-12-21
Movie Salvador Richard Boyle 1986-04-23
Movie Badge of the Assassin Robert K. Tanenbaum, Assistant District Attorney 1985-01-04
Movie Joshua Then and Now Joshua Shapiro 1985-01-01
Movie Cat's Eye Richard 'Dick' Morrison 1985-04-12
Movie Against All Odds Jake Wise 1984-03-02
Movie Once Upon a Time in America Maximilian 'Max' Bercovicz 1984-05-23
Movie Videodrome Max Renn 1983-02-04
Movie Split Image Charles Pratt 1982-11-04
Movie Fast-Walking Fast-Walking 1982-05-11
Movie Eyewitness Aldo Mercer 1981-02-13
Movie The Black Marble The Fiddler 1980-03-07
Movie The Onion Field Gregory Powell 1979-09-09
Movie The Incredible Journey of Doctor Meg Laurel Sin Eater 1979-01-02
Movie ...And Your Name Is Jonah Danny Corelli 1979-01-28
Series Holocaust Karl Weiss 1978-04-16
Movie The Gift of Love Alfred Browning 1978-12-08
Movie The Choirboys Harold Bloomguard 1977-12-23
Movie The Disappearance of Aimee Asst. Dist. Atty. Joseph Ryan 1976-11-17
Movie Alex & the Gypsy Crainpool 1976-10-03
Movie Raid on Entebbe Capt. Sammy Berg 1976-12-26
Movie Night Moves Quentin 1975-02-27
Series Welcome Back, Kotter Unknown 1975-09-09
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Distance Larry Vincent 1975-12-22
Movie F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood Leonard "Lenny" Schoenfeld 1975-12-17
Movie Foster & Laurie Walter The Addict 1975-11-13
Movie The Gambler Bank officer 1974-10-02
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Series Kojak Unknown 1973-10-24
Movie The Way We Were Frankie McVeigh 1973-10-17
Series The Rookies Unknown 1972-09-11
Movie The Visitors Bill Schmidt 1972-02-02
Series The Streets of San Francisco Unknown 1972-09-23
Movie Hickey & Boggs Lt. Wyatt 1972-10-04
Movie A Great American Tragedy Rick 1972-10-18
Series The Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24