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Peter Francis James

Peter Francis James was born on September 16, 1956 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for Oz (1997), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999) and The Rosa Parks Story (2002). See full bio »
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Oz Jahfree Neema
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
The Rosa Parks Story
The Rosa Parks Story Raymond Parks
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 2015-2016 The Sonnet Project (TV Series)
- Sonnet #125 (2016)
- Sonnet #144 (2015)
 2016 Bull (TV Series)
Clyde Rutledge
- The Necklace (2016) ... Clyde Rutledge
 2015/I True Story
Colin Parker
 2014 The Mysteries of Laura (TV Series)
Titus Bosch
- The Mystery of the Art Ace (2014) ... Titus Bosch
 2014 The Humbling
 2014 Song One
 2013 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series)
Oliver Crawford
- Resignation (2013) ... Oliver Crawford
 2012 Royal Pains (TV Series)
 2011/II The Pack
Marc Forrest
 2010 Svetlana (TV Series)
Barack Obama
 2010/I The Losers
 2009 Kings (TV Series)
Lieutenant General
- The New King: Part Two (2009) ... Lieutenant General
 2009 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Clayton Boudreau
- Episode #1.15696 (2009) ... Clayton Boudreau
- Episode #1.15690 (2009) ... Clayton Boudreau
- Episode #1.15689 (2009) ... Clayton Boudreau
- Episode #1.15686 (2009) ... Clayton Boudreau
- Episode #1.15683 (2009) ... Clayton Boudreau
 2009/III Retreat (Short)
 2008 Gossip Girl (TV Series)
James Wolf
 2008 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Mr. Richmond
- Legacy (2008) ... Mr. Richmond
 2007 BioShock (Video Game)
Dr. J.S. Steinman (voice)
 2005/I Big Break (Short)
Maurice Royale
 2003 Oz (TV Series)
Jahfree Neema
- Exeunt Omnes (2003) ... Jahfree Neema
- A Day in the Death... (2003) ... Jahfree Neema
- 4giveness (2003) ... Jahfree Neema
- A Failure to Communicate (2003) ... Jahfree Neema
 2000 Love Song (TV Movie)
Alfred Livingston
 2000 Third Watch (TV Series)
Dr. Piskell
- Men (2000) ... Dr. Piskell
 2000 Joe Gould's Secret
Man at Party
 1999 Double Platinum (TV Movie)
Martin Holly
 1998 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Mr. Connel
- Quid Pro Quo (1998) ... Mr. Connel
 1998 The Wedding (TV Movie)
Isaac Coles
 1998 Montana
 1998 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Dr. Broyard
- Ruby Bridges (1998) ... Dr. Broyard
 1993 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Thurgood Marshall
 1990 Great Performances (TV Series)
- Hamlet (1990) ... Horatio
 1979 Coriolanus (Video)
Servingman / Watch / Officer / ...
 1956 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Blake Stevens (1989-1990)
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(September 20, 1988 to October 23, 1988) He played Lonny in Horton Foote's play, "The Habitation of Dragons," at the Public Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with Horton Foote Jr. (George Tolliver); Eugenia Rawis (Miss Helena); Marco St. John (Leonard Tolliver); Emmett O'Sullivan-Moore (Mr. Charlie); Isa Thomas (Leonard ... See more »

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Played 2 different judges on Law & Order and on Law & Order: SVU. Played a 3rd character on Law & Order: Criminal Intent. See more »


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