James Marsden

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James Marsden

Born: September 18, 1973, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA

The American actor, known for the films «Track 60» ( Interstate 60, 2002), «Enchanted» ( Enchanted, 2007) and «Notebook» ( The Notebook, 2004).

James Paul Marsden ( James Paul Marsden ) was born September 18, 1973 in the town of Stillwater, Oklahoma. His father was doing research on animals, and his mother was a dietician. His parents divorced when James was nine. After graduating from high school (Marsden studied at Putnam City North High School), he entered the State University in Oklahoma Sitina the faculty of TV and radio journalism.

At the time he was a student in the fraternity «Delta Tau Delta ». However, James studied at the University of only half a year, then decided to devote himself to acting career. Back in high school Marsden enrolled in drama class and, according to many, was very organic in the scene. The student productions starring trusted him, and in parallel, James earned an announcer on local TV.

In the 90s Marsden was also a highly successful male model and promoted the brand Versace.

Marsden went to Los Angeles and began working in television. One of his first jobs was the role of Eddie in the TV series «Meeting» ( The Nanny, 1993-1999). The following year, James starred in the adventure television film directed by Paul Krasny «White terror» ( Search and Rescue, 1994) and starred in the comedy Howard McCain «Mow the lawn!» ( No Dessert, Dad, Till You Mow the Lawn, 1994). Gradually, the actor was invited more and more often, and by the end of the 90’s to his credit was already about two dozen works. For the most part it was the series and television projects, including «five of us» ( Party of Five, 1994-2000), «On the Edge of Innocence »( On the Edge of Innocence, 1997),« Touched by an Angel »( Touched by an Angel, 1993-2003).

In the early works sometimes actor Uncredited as “Jimmy Marsden».

Of the films with the participation of James is to provide a thriller by David Nutter «indecency» ( Disturbing Behavior, 1998), where the actor played the main character. The success of this painting marked the beginning of a series of roles. In 2000, Marsden starred in the dramatic thriller Davis Guggenheim «Gossip» ( Gossip, 2000 ). At the same time saw the release of Bryan Singer «X-Men» ( X-Men, 2000 ), where James played the role of Scott Summers. This character appeared in two subsequent films Series: «X-Men 2» ( X2, 2003) and «X-Men: The Last Stand» ( X-Men: The Last Stand, 2006).

James Marsden. “If you are an attractive guy everyone thinks that you are successful only reason. Sometimes I hate his own appearance. In fact, you may be lucky, and then there will be a choice – do for his career or that. And it can not get lucky. In the end, it’s what I want: to have a choice ».

One of the most famous actor played their roles in 2002. He played Neil Oliver – the protagonist of the acclaimed film-parable Bob Gale «Track 60» ( Interstate 60 ). Two years later, James starred in the drama Nick Cassavetes «Notebook» ( The Notebook ), and almost immediately – in the film «Heights »( Heights ) directed by Chris Terry.

An unusually successful for the actor began in 2007. He appeared in two successful films: fantasy «Enchanted» ( Enchanted ) and comedy «Hairspray» ( Hairspray ). In 2009 saw the release of «Shipping» ( The Box ), which became Lady James Cameron Diaz. and in 2010, Marsden starred in the melodrama «nailed» ( Nailed ) with Jake Gyllenhaal and Jessica Biel.

In 2000, James Marsden married actress Lisa Linde. Before the wedding, they met six years. In 2001 the couple had a son, Jack, and in 2005 was born the daughter of Mary.


Jump / Hop (2011)

Straw Dogs / Straw Dogs (2011)

Conan: Red Nails (video) (2010)

Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore / Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)

Death at a Funeral / Death at a Funeral (2010)

nailed / Nailed (2010)

Sending / Box, The (2009)

Seksdrayv / Sex Drive (2008)

27 weddings / 27 Dresses (2008)

Enchanted / Enchanted (2007)

Hairspray / Hairspray (2007)

Superman Returns / Superman Returns (2006)

X-Men: The Last Stand / X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)

The intersection of 10th and Wolf / 10th & Wolf (2006)

The Alibi (2006) Alibi, The

Robot Chicken / Robot Chicken (TV series) (2005-2009)

Heights / Heights (2005)

Notebook / Notebook, The (2004),

The 24th Day / 24th Day, The (2004)

X-Men – 2 / X2 (2003)

Bram and Alice / Bram and Alice (TV series) (2002)

Route 60 / Zoolander (2002)

Zoolander / Zoolander (2001)

Sugar and pepper / Sugar & Spice (2001)

X-Men / X-Men (2000)

Gossip / Gossip (2000)

Indecent behavior / Disturbing Behavior (1998)

Ghostbusters / Extreme Ghostbusters (TV series) (1997)

godmother / Bella Mafia (TV) (1997)

Ally McBeal / Ally McBeal (TV series) (1997-2002)

Tales by the fire / Campfire Tales (1997)

On the Edge of Innocence / On the Edge of Innocence (TV) (1997)

Gone in a Heartbeat (TV) (1996)

Public Enemy #1 / Public Enemies (video) (1996)

919 Fifth Avenue (TV) (1995)

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