James Woods is an American producer and an actor who is known for his portrayal of a bad guy in the movies. He has done commendable work in some of his most known movies like Casino, Hercules, Once Upon a Time in America and the Onion Field. Woods is a receiver of a Golden Globe award and was also nominated for the Academy Awards.

Woods was born no 18th April 1947 in Vernal, Utah. His father’s name was Gail Peyton Woods, who served the American army and died in the year 1960. After the death of his husband, Woods mother, Martha operated a pre-school. After some time, she married Thomas E. Dixon. Woods completed his high school education from Pilgrim High School in the year 1965. After completing his schooling, Woods went to Massachusetts Institute of Technology to pursue his undergraduate studies.

He majored in Political Science. During his studies in the Massachusetts, Woods was an active member of Dramashop, a theatre group of the University. He directed and acted in many plays while working with the Dramashop. He got so involved in working in the theatres that he dropped out of MIT in the year 1969 to pursue his career as an actor. After dropping out of college, Woods moved to the theatres.

Before debuting in the Broadway, Woods appeared in six theatre plays. He debut in a Broadway play in the year 1970 at the theatre Lyceum. His first Broadway play was produced by Frank McMahon, and the name of the play was Borstal Boy. After that, he appeared in the play The Trial of the Catonsville, produced by Daniel Berrigan where he played the role of David Darst. Woods even won the Theatre World Award for his performance in the play Moonchildren directed by Michael Weller. After his promising contribution to the theatre world, Woods moved to a bigger audience. Woods achieved huge success in the television and cinematic universe. Woods has appeared in more than 140 television series and movies.

He first appeared on the small screen in the year 1971 in the show All the Way Home. He first appeared on the big screen in 1972 with the movie The Visitors. He was mostly known for his dark and negative roles in the movies. His portrayal of a murderer in the movie The Onion’s Field was appreciated by all the viewers and the critics. He even appeared in The Rockford Files. In 1986, he appeared in Oliver Stone’s Salvador, playing a journalist for which he was nominated for the Best Actor in Academy Awards. He was again nominated for the Academy Awards for the Best Actor in supporting role for the movie Ghosts of Mississippi.

His most memorable performance was in the movie Once Upon a Time in America in 1984. Woods also appeared in HBO’s mini-series named Too Big to Fall for which he won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Mini-Series. Woods is also known for his voice work in some animated movies like Hercules, The Simpsons The Simpsons is a funny, highly popular American s >> Read More... , and The Family Guy. He is also known as the voice of Mike Toreno in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Click to look into! >> Read More... . Woods is currently working on an animated movie Justice League Action.

James Whitmore English Actor

James Whitmore

James Allen Whitmore a.k.a James Whitmore was an American television, film and theater artist. James was born to Florence Belle and James Allen Whitmore Senior in White Plains, New York. He did his schooling from Amherst Central High School, New York for the period of three years. He attended the Yale University on a football scholarship, but unfortunately, he had to set aside his passion for football because of injury. After the injury he started taking an interest in acting; he joined the Yale dramatic society. He graduated in the year 1944.   James began his acting career after the Second World War. He appeared in a movie for MGM named Battleground. He appeared in few more films like The Asphalt Jungle, The Next Voice You Hear Angels in the Outfield, and much more. He appeared on television during the 1950’s; he appeared in a show named Anthology Series. In 1968, James appeared in the movie Planet of Apes as the head of the Simian Assembly. In 1986, he voiced for Mark Twain in the movie The Adventures of Mark Twain. He played the role of librarian Brooks for the classic movie The Shawshank Redemption (1994). He has also worked in a Disney movie named A Ring of Endless Light (2002), playing the role of a grandfather. His last screen appearance was in a C.S.I. episode Ending Happy. He has won many awards that include- Golden Globe Awards (1949), Grammy Award (1975), CableAce Awards (1989), and Emmy Awards (1999). James Whitmore was first married to Nancy Mygatt in 1947; they divorced in 1971. They had three sons named Stephen, Jame, and Danny. He got married to actress Audra Lindley in 1972 but divorced her in 1979. Whitmore and Nancy married again in 1979, but after two years they divorced. In the year 2001, James got married to author and actress Noreen Nash. In his later stage of life, he was in Peterborough, New Hampshire.

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Jamie Campbell Bower

Jamie Campbell Bower, also known as Jamie is an English singer, model, and an actor. Jamie is mostly known for his work in the Twilight Saga, Camelot, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street and the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1. Jamie is also the founder of a UK band named Counterfeit. He founded his band in the year 2015. Jamie was born on 22nd November 1988. He was born and raised in London. His father, David Campbell Bower works for a certain Guitar Corporation and his mother Anne Elizabeth is a music manager. Jamie went to an independent co-educational school named Bedales School in Hampshire. He is also a former member of the National Youth Theatre group and National Youth Music Theatre group. Jamie started his career as a musician in the year 2009 when he was recommended to an agent by one of his friends. He worked as a model in Select Model Management, London. After that, he was offered roles in some English movies. He played the role of Jack in the Winter in Wartime, and later he played the role of Rocker in the movie RocknRolla. After that, he appeared in the series The Prisoner where he played a small role of Number 11-12. In late 2009, he appeared in the movie The Twilight Saga: New Moon in which he portrayed the role of Caius Volturi, a Vampire. In 2010, he appeared in Harry Potter: The Deathly Hallows Part-1 in which he played the role of a young dark wizard named Gellert Grinderwald who is defeated by Albus Dumbledore. After getting his hand on the big screen, Jamie moved to the small screens. In 2011, he appeared in a television series named Camelot. He played the role of King Arthur in the series. He played the role of Jace Wayland in the film adaptation of the series, The Mortal Instruments. Jamie also appeared in many music videos which include Never Let Go by the Florence + The Machine and Young by The Xcertz. In 2015, Jamie starred in Bend It Like Beckham, where he played the role of Joe. Bower dated Bonnie Wright, whom he met on the sets of Harry Potter in 2010 and got engaged in April 2011. In 2012, their engagement was called off and after got committed to Lily Collins from the sets of The Mortal Instruments, but they broke up in 2015.

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Jamie Campbell Bower English Actor