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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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Known For

X-Men
X-Men Scott Summers / Cyclops
(2000)
X2
X2 Scott Summers / Cyclops
(2003)
Superman Returns
Superman Returns Richard White
(2006)
Enchanted
Enchanted Prince Edward
(2007)

Filmography

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 2017 Shock and Awe (post-production)
Warren Strobel
 2015/I 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
Quince
 2011 Hop
Fred O'Hare
 2011 Modern Family (TV Series)
Barry
 2008 Sex Drive
Rex
 2008 27 Dresses
Kevin
 2005 Heights
Jonathan
 2004 The 24th Day
Dan
 2000 919 Fifth Avenue (TV Movie)
Will
 2000/I Gossip
Derrick Webb
 1998 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Brav
- Rite of Passage (1998) ... Brav (as Jimmy Marsden)
 1997 Bella Mafia (TV Movie)
Luka
 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)
Jake
- 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)
Josh
- The Date (1995) ... Josh (as Jimmy Marsden)
 1994 Search and Rescue (TV Movie) (as Jimmy Marsden)
 1994 Boogies Diner (TV Series)
Jason
 1994 Heavenly Road (TV Movie)
 1993 Joe's Life (TV Series)
Brian
 1993 The Nanny (TV Series)
Eddie
- 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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Other Works:

TV Commercial for Toyota RAV4 Hybrid - Actor/Self

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1 Interview | 6 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jimmy Marsden

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

(2011) When I was younger - up until I was 19 years old and in college - I was surrounded with people in high school who felt like they knew what they wanted to do with their lives, and that was intimidating to me because I didn't. I didn't know what my calling was. I didn't know what I was here on earth to do. I didn't know what my passion was until I discovered the dramatic arts in junior high ... See more »

Trivia:

He wore lifts for most of his scenes in the X-Men movies, because his character Cyclops is supposed to be 6' 3" compared to a 5' 3" Wolverine. In actuality, Marsden is under 6 feet tall, slightly shorter than Famke Janssen (as his love interest, (Jean Grey) and approximately 4 inches inches shorter than Hugh Jackman (who played Wolverine). See more »

Nickname:

J. P. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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