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Most recent West Coast appearances: Six Degrees of Separation at the Old Globe, Mother Courage at La Jolla, The Goat at Mark Taper Forum, and the award winning Heads at the Blank Theater. He has performed in world premieres on Broadway, at The Public, Playwrights Horizons, Manhattan Theater Club, and Lincoln Center, and at regional theaters including The Guthrie, Hartford Stage, Williamstown, Portland Stage, and Wisdom Bridge. Screen credits include films such as One True Thing, Defending Your Life, Junior, S.W.A.T., Leaving Normal, Fat Man and Little Boy, 84 Charing Cross Road, and the Sundance prize winning Half Life. Best known to TV audiences as Jim Walsh on 90210, James has starred on dozens of pilots and ongoing series such as Harry’s Law, Boston Legal, Criminal Minds, Southland, CSI, etc. He is a native Chicagoan and a graduate of the Juilliard School. James is also a director and begins production on two films this summer.