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James Paul Marsden, or better known as just James Marsden, was born on September 18, 1973, in Stillwater, Oklahoma, to Kathleen (Scholz) and James Luther Marsden. His father, a distinguished Professor of Animal Sciences & Industry at Kansas State University, and his mother, a nutritionist, divorced when he was nine years old. James grew up with ... See full bio »

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 2016 Henchmen (filming)
Hank (voice)
 2015 Unfinished Business
Jim Spinch
 2015 The D Train
Oliver Lawless
 2014 Welcome to Me
Rich Ruskin
 2013 The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
Prince Ishitsukuri (English version, voice)
 2013 2 Guns
 2011 Hop
Fred O'Hare
 2011 Modern Family (TV Series)
 2010 CR: Superman Returns (Video Game)
Richard White
 2008 Sex Drive
 2008 27 Dresses
 2005 Heights
 2004 The 24th Day
 2000 919 Fifth Avenue (TV Movie)
 2000/I Gossip
Derrick Webb
 1998 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
- Rite of Passage (1998) ... Brav (as Jimmy Marsden)
 1997 Bella Mafia (TV Movie)
 1997 Extreme Ghostbusters (TV Series)
- Ghost Apocalyptic Future (1997) ... (voice)
 1997 Campfire Tales
Eddie (segment "The Hook")
 1996 Public Enemies (Video)
Doc Barker
 1995 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
- Angels on the Air (1995) ... Jake (as Jimmy Marsden)
 1995 Party of Five (TV Series)
Griffin Holbrook
- The Ides of March (1995) ... Griffin Holbrook (as Jimmy Marsden)
 1995 Blossom (TV Series)
- The Date (1995) ... Josh (as Jimmy Marsden)
 1994 Search and Rescue (TV Movie) (as Jimmy Marsden)
 1994 Boogies Diner (TV Series)
 1993 Joe's Life (TV Series)
 1993 The Nanny (TV Series)
- The Nuchslep (1993) ... Eddie (as Jimmy Marsden)
- The Nanny (1993) ... Eddie (as Jimmy Marsden)
 1993 Saved by the Bell: The New Class (TV Series)
Chad Westerfield
- Homecoming King (1993) ... Chad Westerfield (as Jimmy Marsden)
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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Early in your career, you feel like there is a formula, a path you have to take. You have to do this movie because this person directed it and you have to be associated with these people. In some ways, I have thrown that out. I decided I should go after the roles I like, that I am inspired by and then if I am having a good time, chances are that people will like watching you. (Interview, November... See more »


Third child, son William Luca Costa-Marsden, born 14 December 2012. Mother is model Rose Costa. See more »


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