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James Morrison Biography

 

Fast Facts:

Name: James Morrison

Birthdate: April 21, 1954

Birthplace: Bountiful, Utah, USA

Eyes: Blue

Height: 5'11"

Siblings: 5 siblings

Relationships: Riad Galayini (married November 1995)

Children: Son, Seamus (born 1999)

Bits and Pieces:

-Was raised with his siblings from age 9 in Anchorage, Alaska.

-Started acting with the Carson and Barnes Wild Animal Circus as a clown and wire walker.

-Worked through an apprenticeship with the Alaska Repertoy Theatre

-Worked in theatre throughout the US

-His acting teacher since 1982 has been Harry Mastrogeorge

-worked as a professional theatre actor since the early '80's.

-Won awards for acting like the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Performance and 3 Drama-Logue Awards.

-Worked in Radio and was in The Rainmaker with L.A. TheatreWorks and Julius Caesar with NPR & BBC

-Directs theater productions.

-Works often with producers Glen Morgan and James Wong

-Has writeen 2 accliamed short films, Parking in 1996 and Nude Descending in 1997. Both were screened at many film festivals and won awards voted by audience and peers.

-'Parking' and 'Nude Descending' were directed by his wife.

-Has a published books of poetry and prose, 'Fog Slow To Clear'

-Has a published play called 'Idle Wheels'.

-Teaches regular classes at the Center for Yoga in LA.

-Earned yoga teaching certification from the White Lotus Foundation under Ganga White and Tracey Rich.

-Worked as a lecturer for 4 years at Bournemouth University School of Media in England.

Credits (Selected):

The Key - 2006
Crossing - 2006
Reflections - 2006
Jarhead - 2005
American Gun - 2005
"Point Pleasant" - 2005
"Cold Case" - 2004
Wilderness Survival for Girls - 2004
"NCIS" - 2004
"CSI Miami" - 2003
"10-8: Officers on Duty" - 2003
"The West Wing" - 2003
Catch Me If You Can - 2002
"Jag" - 2002
"Six Feet Under" - 2002
"The Division" - 2002
The One - 2001
"Freedom" - 2000
"The Others" - 2000
"The X Files" - 2000
"Nash Bridges - 1999
Abilene - 1999
The Wonder Cabinet - 1999
Shadow of Doubt - 1998
"Prey" - 1998
"Space: Above and Beyond - 1996
"Frasier" - 1994
Without Warning - 1994
Where Are My Children - 1994
Desert Cross - 1994
Good Cops, Bad Cops - 1990
Last Flight Out - 1990
An Enemy of the People - 1990
"Werewolf" - 1987
Unfinished Business - 1987
North and South Book II - 1986
Fatal Vision - 1984