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James Stephens was born on May 18, 1951 in Mt Kisco, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for The Paper Chase (1978), Father Dowling Mysteries (1989) and The Getaway (1994). See full bio »

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 2015 The Gandydancer (Short)
 1999 Hijack
Harold Besser (as James Stevens)
 1998 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (TV Series)
Tom North (segment: The Gun) / Tom North
- The Plane/The Gun/The Portrait/The Pass/The Caller (1998) ... Tom North (segment: The Gun)
- The Gun (1998) ... Tom North
 1994-1998 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Ian Trainor / Dr. Niven
- Retribution: Part Two (1998) ... Ian Trainor
- Retribution (1998) ... Ian Trainor (uncredited)
- The Plague (1994) ... Dr. Niven
 1997 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series)
Dr. Weirick
- The Pack (1997) ... Dr. Weirick
 1997 Against the Law
Det. Ben Hamada
 1984-1994 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Charles Devon / Charles Strickland / U.S. Treasury Agent Lennihan / ...
- An Egg to Die For (1994) ... Charles Devon
- Night of the Coyote (1992) ... Charles Strickland
- We're Off to Kill the Wizard (1984) ... Police Det. Lt. Bert Donovan
 1994 MacShayne: The Final Roll of the Dice (TV Movie)
Patrick Blondel
 1994 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Dr. Michael Joyce
- God Is My Co-Counsel (1994) ... Dr. Michael Joyce
 1993 Matlock (TV Series)
Dr. Duncan Farmington
- The Divorce (1993) ... Dr. Duncan Farmington
 1990 Follow Your Heart (TV Movie)
 1989 Caddie Woodlawn
John Woodlawn
 1989 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Mark Charnock
- Lunar Eclipse (1989) ... Mark Charnock
 1988 Pancho Barnes (TV Movie)
Rankin Barnes
 1988 Hotel (TV Series)
Jonas Robinson
- Power Play (1988) ... Jonas Robinson
 1988 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Mark Rafferty
- I'm OK - You Need Work (1988) ... Mark Rafferty
 1987 Houston Knights (TV Series)
- God's Will (1987)
 1982 Mysterious Two (TV Movie)
Tim Armstrong
 1981 First Monday in October
Mason Woods
 1980 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series)
Kevin Wheeler
- Portrait of Danger (1980) ... Kevin Wheeler
 1980 Tourist (TV Movie)
Steve Konay
 1980 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
Private David Sheridan
- Morale Victory (1980) ... Private David Sheridan
 1979 The Death of Ocean View Park (TV Movie)
Phil Brady
 1979 Eischied (TV Series)
- Only the Pretty Girls Die: Part 2 (1979) ... Colvin
- Only the Pretty Girls Die: Part 1 (1979) ... Colvin
 1978 True Grit (TV Movie)
Joshua Sumner
 1976-1978 How the West Was Won (TV Mini-Series)
C.L. Bradley
- Mormon Story (1978) ... C.L. Bradley
- Buffalo Story (1978) ... C.L. Bradley
- Pilot (1976) ... C.L. Bradley
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