Top 5000
Up 85 this week

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 »

And the Independent Spirit Award Nominees Are ...

Nominations for the 2016 Film Independent Spirit Awards were announced Tuesday, with Carol leading the pack with six nominations. Visit our Awards Central section for the full list of nominations.

See all the nominees

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 people
created 12 May 2011
a list of 47 people
created 21 Jun 2011
a list of 35 people
created 18 Dec 2011
a list of 29 people
created 07 Jun 2012
a list of 25 people
created 21 Oct 2012

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of James Roday's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 win & 9 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (26 credits)
 2016 Pushing Dead (post-production)
Dan Schauble
 2015 Good Session (TV Movie) (completed)
 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
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (3 credits)
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (12 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

2007: TV commercial, Alltell cell phone service.

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | See more »


5' 9" (1.75 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I did nothing but theater until, I guess, '99. I was all the way through college the first time that I had stepped in front of a camera. And it's weird; it's definitely a transition. See more »


Starring off-Broadway as "Finn" in "Extinction," a play by Gabriel McKinley, directed by Wayne Kasserman. With Michael Weston also in the cast. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Does Anyone Else Think ksgirl81
James for the role of NATHAN DRAKE mrselfdestruct69
he reminds me of... peeziano
Cute little scar a-boylan
Is he bilingual? billiejoeseli
what a dick! sammykraft
Discuss James Roday on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page