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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 25 May 1970Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, USA
Birth NameJames Harvey Kennedy
Nicknames J
Harvey
Height 6' 0½" (1.84 m)

Mini Bio (1)

James Harvey Kennedy was born in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, on May 25, 1970. He became interested in acting at the age of 15, and appeared in a movie for the first time at age 19, as an extra in Dead Poets Society (1989). His first role in a movie was as Brad in the film Road to Flin Flon (2000), which was filmed in the early 1990s but was not released until spring 2000. He is most popular for playing the role of the movie buff, geeky Randy Meeks, in Scream (1996), Scream 2 (1997), and Scream 3 (2000). In 1998, he won a Blockbuster Award for Best Supporting Actor in a horror movie for his role as Randy Meeks in Scream 2 (1997).

- IMDb Mini Biography By: FlickGeek@aol.com

Trivia (4)

Author of the book 'Wannabe: A Hollywood Experiment' detailing his miserable early showbiz career before masquerading as his own agent brought him success.
The youngest of 6 children - 1 brother, 4 sisters
In a relationship with Jennifer Love Hewitt [March 2009].
Was considered for the role of Bob Sugar in Jerry Maguire (1996).

Personal Quotes (15)

I think anybody can be a good actor.
There are so many people in the world and not everybody knows who I am, some people do, but I just don't think a lot of people know who I am.
I like doing interviews. I really do.
I wasn't planning on being a comedian; I just liked to laugh. Somebody said I should do it and that's how I started.
I like to be creative and I'm lucky that I have a couple of different outlets, and I'm lucky that I get to use them.
All I can do is put on my armor and brace for the arrows.
It's the millennium, motives are incidental.
I'm really kind of a vampire at heart.
People want to hear the gossip. They don't want to hear about the shots.
I'd like to be a wounded leading man. Instead of a pillar of strength, I'd be the scared one.
Being in all of my relationships, I'm even more confused than I've ever been, I don't know if you ever really understand relationships.
If you were the only suspect in a senseless bloodbath, would you be standing the the horror section?
I've probably wanted to be a rapper since I was a teenager. I was an actor and comedian and stuff, but I always wanted to rap, it was another outlet.
There are certain rules one must abide by in order to successfully survive a horror movie.
I have to have some of my voice because I have my own experiences that I lived through.

Salary (1)

The Debtors (1999) $200,000

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