James graduated with honors from Columbia Academy in 1993 with a degree in Recording and Music Production as well as a degree in Digital Recording Arts. He then began editing and sound designing full time in 1994 and has maintained a steady number of projects over the years which have gained him recognition countless times for his work. James is ... See full bio »

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Known For

Tucker and Dale vs Evil
Tucker and Dale vs Evil Sound Department
(2010)
Assault on Wall Street
Assault on Wall Street Sound Department
(2013)
The Butterfly Effect 2
The Butterfly Effect 2 Sound Department
(2006)
Scarface: The World Is Yours
Scarface: The World Is Yours Sound Department
(2006)

Filmography

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 2016/I Phil (sound designer) (post-production)
 2016 Max Steel (sound designer) (completed)
  Continuum (sound designer) (filming)
 2016 (Re) Assignment (sound designer)
 2015-2016 Hell on Wheels (TV Series) (sound designer - 14 episodes)
- Done (2016) ... (sound designer)
- Railroad Men (2016) ... (sound designer)
- Any Sum Within Reason (2016) ... (sound designer)
- Gambit (2016) ... (sound designer)
- 61 Degrees (2016) ... (sound designer)
 2016 On the Farm (sound designer)
 2015-2016 Of Kings and Prophets (TV Series) (sound designer - 13 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2016) ... (sound designer)
- Episode #1.9 (2016) ... (sound designer)
- Episode #1.7 (2016) ... (sound designer)
- Episode #1.5 (2016) ... (sound designer)
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... (sound designer)
 2015 Painkillers (sound designer)
 2015/I Life on the Line (sound designer)
 2015 The Unspoken (sound designer)
 2015 Final Girl (sound designer)
 2015 Perfect High (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2014-2015 When Calls the Heart (TV Series) (sound designer - 18 episodes)
- Heart of the Family (2015) ... (sound designer)
- With All My Heart (2015) ... (sound designer)
- Coming Together, Coming Apart (2015) ... (sound designer)
- Awakenings & Revelations (2015) ... (sound designer)
- Heart's Desire (2015) ... (sound designer)
 2014 Vow of Violence (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2014 The Nine Lives of Christmas (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2014 Skin Trade (sound designer)
 2014 Cruel & Unusual (sound editor)
 2014 The Clockwork Girl (sound designer)
 2013 Mighty Mighty Monsters in New Fears Eve (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2013 Dead Rising 3 (Video Game) (sound designer)
 2013 Mighty Mighty Monsters in Halloween Havoc (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2013 The Mystery Cruise (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2013 When Calls the Heart (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2013 Assault on Wall Street (sound designer) / (sound editor)
 2013 Mr Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2013 Profile for Murder (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2013 The Trainer (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2013 Eve of Destruction (TV Mini-Series) (sound editor - 2 episodes)
- Night 2 (2013) ... (sound editor)
- Night 1 (2013) ... (sound editor)
 2013 Tasmanian Devils (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2012 Ring of Fire (TV Mini-Series) (sound designer - 2 episodes)
- Night 2 (2012) ... (sound designer)
- Night 1 (2012) ... (sound designer)
 2012 A Killer Among Us (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2012 Missing (TV Series) (sound designer - 10 episodes)
- Rain on the Evil and on the Good (2012) ... (sound designer)
- Promise (2012) ... (sound designer)
- Answers (2012) ... (sound designer)
- Measure of a Man (2012) ... (sound designer)
- A Busy Solitude (2012) ... (sound designer)
 2012/I ATM (sound designer)
 2011 In the Name of the King: Two Worlds (sound editor)
 2010-2011 SGU Stargate Universe (TV Series) (sound designer - 13 episodes)
- Gauntlet (2011) ... (sound designer)
- Blockade (2011) ... (sound designer)
- Epilogue (2011) ... (sound designer)
- Common Descent (2011) ... (sound designer)
- The Hunt (2011) ... (sound designer)
 2010 Max Steel vs The Toxic Legion (sound effects editor) / (sound supervisor)
 2010 Hunt to Kill (sound designer)
 2010 The Stranger (Video) (sound designer)
 2010 Riverworld (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2010 Tucker and Dale vs Evil (sound designer)
 2009 Time Before the Light (Short) (sound designer)
 2009 Alice (TV Mini-Series) (sound designer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (sound designer)
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (sound designer)
 2009 Dancing Trees (sound designer)
 2009 The Butterfly Effect 3: Revelations (sound designer)
 2009 Max Steel vs. The Mutant Menace (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2008 Zeke's Pad (TV Series) (sound designer - 2008-2009)
 2008 Barbie in 'A Christmas Carol' (Video) (sound designer)
 2008 The Guard (TV Series) (sound designer - 7 episodes)
- The Beacon (2008) ... (sound designer)
- Just Say No (2008) ... (sound designer)
- When All Else Fails (2008) ... (sound designer)
- When I'm Sixty Four (2008) ... (sound designer)
- Coming Through Fog (2008) ... (sound designer)
 2008 Over Her Dead Body (sound designer)
 2007 Masters of Science Fiction (TV Series) (sound designer - 6 episodes)
- Watchbird (2007) ... (sound designer)
- Little Brother (2007) ... (sound designer)
- The Discarded (2007) ... (sound designer)
- Jerry Was a Man (2007) ... (sound designer)
- The Awakening (2007) ... (sound designer)
 2007 Tin Man (TV Mini-Series) (sound designer - 3 episodes)
- Tin Man (2007) ... (sound designer)
- Search for the Emerald (2007) ... (sound designer)
- Into the Storm (2007) ... (sound designer)
 2007 Crash of the Titans (Video Game) (sound designer)
 2007 Max Steel: Dark Rival (Video) (sound designer)
 2007 BloodRayne: Deliverance (Video) (sound designer)
 2007 They Wait (sound effects editor)
 2007 Afghan Knights (sound designer)
 2007 My Name Is Sarah (TV Movie) (sound designer - uncredited)
 2007 Marco Polo (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2006 Air Buddies (Video) (sound effects editor)
 2006 Seed (sound designer)
 2006 Masters of Horror (TV Series) (sound designer - 1 episode)
- Pro-Life (2006) ... (sound designer: driving missions - uncredited)
 2006 Scarface: The World Is Yours (Video Game) (dialog editor) / (sound editor)
 2006 Kraken: Tentacles of the Deep (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2006 Griffin & Phoenix (sound effects editor)
 2006 The Mermaid Chair (TV Movie) (sound designer - uncredited)
 2006 The Butterfly Effect 2 (sound designer)
 2006 Kyle XY (TV Series) (supervising sound editor - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2006) ... (supervising sound editor)
 2006 A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story (TV Movie) (co-sound designer)
 2006 A Job to Kill For (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2006 Safe Harbor (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2006 Final Days of Planet Earth (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2006 Absolute Zero (TV Movie) (sound effects editor)
  Da Vinci's City Hall (TV Series) (sound designer - 13 episodes, 2005 - 2006) (sound editor - 5 episodes, 2005)
- The Dogs in Sympathy with the Cats (2006) ... (sound designer)
- Bumped from the Ball (2006) ... (sound designer)
- A Few Good Bites Before They Slap Me Down (2006) ... (sound designer)
- When the Horsemen Come Looking (2006) ... (sound designer)
- Gotta Press the Flesh (2006) ... (sound designer)
 2006 Spymate (sound effects editor)
 2005 FBI: Negotiator (TV Movie) (sound effects editor)
 2005/I Fishbowl (Short) (sound designer)
 2005 The Score (co-sound designer) / (sound designer)
 2005 The Lazarus Child (sound editor)
  Da Vinci's Inquest (TV Series) (sound editor - 12 episodes, 2004 - 2005) (sound effects editor - 1 episode, 2004)
- Must Be a Night for Fires (2005) ... (sound editor)
- Before They Twist the Knife (2005) ... (sound editor)
- A Delicate Bloodbath (2005) ... (sound editor)
- Ride a Crippled Horse (2005) ... (sound editor)
- Better Go Herd Your Ducks (2004) ... (sound editor)
 2004 Chestnut: Hero of Central Park (sound effects editor)
 2004 Snakehead Terror (TV Movie) (sound effects editor)
 2004 Male Fantasy (sound effects editor)
 2004 MXP: Most Xtreme Primate (Video) (sound effects editor)
 2002 The Dead Zone (Video) (sound editor - 2 episodes)
  The Outer Limits (TV Series) (sound supervisor - 22 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (sound supervision - 1 episode, 2001)
- The Tipping Point (2002) ... (sound supervisor)
- Free Spirit (2002) ... (sound supervisor)
- Human Trials (2002) ... (sound supervisor)
- The Human Factor (2002) ... (sound supervisor)
- Dark Child (2002) ... (sound supervisor)
 2002 Hobbs End (Video) (sound designer)
 2001 Come Together (sound effects editor)
 2001 Spinning Out of Control (TV Movie) (sound designer)
 2001 Turbulence 3: Heavy Metal (Video) (sound designer)
 2001 Valentine (supervising sound editor)
 2000 Murder at the Cannes Film Festival (TV Movie) (sound editor)
 2000 Crash and Byrnes (Video) (sound editor)
 2000 2gether: The Series (TV Series) (sound designer - 13 episodes)
- Forever I (2000) ... (sound designer)
- Dumped (2000) ... (sound designer)
- Awesomeness (2000) ... (sound designer)
- Dead (2000) ... (sound designer)
- Boss (2000) ... (sound designer)
 2000 Hollywood Off-Ramp (TV Series) (sound designer - 23 episodes)
- Unfunny Girl (2000) ... (sound designer)
- Picture This (2000) ... (sound designer)
- Lucky Star (2000) ... (sound designer)
- The Flying Wahoo (2000) ... (sound designer)
- Model Behavior (2000) ... (sound designer)
 2000 Final Ascent (TV Movie) (sound supervisor)
 2000 Sanctimony (supervising sound editor)
 1999-2000 Stargate SG-1 (TV Series) (sound supervisor - 22 episodes)
- Nemesis (2000) ... (sound supervisor)
- Crystal Skull (2000) ... (sound supervisor)
- Maternal Instinct (2000) ... (sound supervisor)
- New Ground (2000) ... (sound supervisor)
- Shades of Grey (2000) ... (sound supervisor)
 1998-1999 The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (TV Series) (sound designer - 22 episodes)
- A Gathering Storm (1999) ... (sound designer)
- Dead to Rights (1999) ... (sound designer)
- Brother's Keeper (1999) ... (sound designer)
- The Road Not Taken (1999) ... (sound designer)
- Closing Time (1999) ... (sound designer)
 1999 Jericho: Walls of Silence (TV Movie documentary) (sound designer)
 1998 Welcome to Paradox (TV Series) (sound designer - 13 episodes)
- Into the Shop (1998) ... (sound designer)
- Blue Champagne Resort (1998) ... (sound designer)
- Options (1998) ... (sound designer)
- Acute Triangle (1998) ... (sound designer)
- All Our Sins Forgotten (1998) ... (sound designer)
 1998 Rupert's Land (sound effects editor)
 1998 The Fisherman and His Wife (Short) (sound editor)
 1998 Sweet Deception (TV Movie) (sound editor)
 1998 Voyage of Terror (TV Movie) (sound editor)
 1998 Storm Chasers: Revenge of the Twister (TV Movie) (sound editor)
 1996-1998 Beast Wars: Transformers (TV Series) (sound designer - 38 episodes)
- Code of Hero (1998) ... (sound designer)
- The Agenda: Part III (1998) ... (sound designer)
- The Agenda: Part 2 (1998) ... (sound designer)
- The Agenda: Part 1 (1998) ... (sound designer)
- Transmutate (1998) ... (sound designer)
 1998 From the Ashes (Short) (sound designer)
 1998 Loyal Opposition (sound designer)
 1998 Dirty (sound editor)
 1997 Saban's Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation (TV Series) (sound effects editor)
 1997 Air Bud (sound effects editor)
 1997 The Book of Jamie G. (TV Movie) (sound editor - pilot episode)
 1996 Groomed (Short) (sound effects supervisor)
 1996 Kissed (sound effects editor)
 1996 Poltergeist: The Legacy (TV Series) (sound editor)
 1996 White Tiger (assistant sound editor)
 1996 The Final Cut (background sound editor) / (sound effects editor)
 1995 Breach of Trust (background sound editor)
 1995 Malicious (sound editor)
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