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James Roday

James David Rodríguez was born on April 4, 1976. He is the son of Jim Rodríguez, who worked for Boardwalk Auto Group. Roday was born in San Antonio. He attended Taft High School. He studied theater at New York University's Experimental Theatre Wing, where he earned a bachelor's degree in fine arts. He has acted in several theatrical productions, ... See full bio »

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 2015 Good Session (TV Movie) (completed)
 2015 Pushing Dead (filming)
Dan Schauble
 2015 Nerd Herd (TV Movie)
 2015 Gravy
 2013/I Mr. Payback (Short)
 2011 Love Bites (TV Series)
- Too Much Information (2011) ... Jeff
 2009 Gamer
News Co-Host #1
 2008 Fear Itself (TV Series)
Carlos the Groom
- In Sickness and in Health (2008) ... Carlos the Groom
 2006 Beerfest
German Messenger
 2005 Don't Come Knocking
1st AD
 2003 Rolling Kansas
Dick Murphy
 2002 Providence (TV Series)
Alexander Conrad
- The Good Fight (2002) ... Alexander Conrad
 2002 Repli-Kate
 2001 Thank Heaven
 2000/II Believe (Short)
Bruce Arm / Agent Johnny
 2000 Get Real (TV Series)
Trent Sykes
- Choices (2000) ... Trent Sykes
 1999 Coming Soon
 1999 Ryan Caulfield: Year One (TV Series)
- Pilot (1999) ... Vic
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2007: TV commercial, Alltell cell phone service.

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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Look at every show on television; it's derivative of another show that came before it. It was only a matter of time. So all you 'Mentalist' fans, it's okay to like the show, but don't be in denial of where it came from. Friday nights, U.S.A., basic cable-style baby. See more »


Co-artistic director of the theater company Red Dog Squadron, which he founded in 1999 with friend Brad Raider. See more »

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