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James Sharkey was born on January 5, 1930 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Robert James Sharkey. He is an actor, known for The Barber and the Donkey (1956), The Girl at the Window (1956) and The Long Way Home (1960). He has been married to Isabel George since 1954. See full bio »

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Known For

The Barber and the Donkey
The Long Way Home
The Long Way Home Captain Miller
The Prodigal Son


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 1962 Damn the Defiant!
Venetian Captain (uncredited)
 1959-1961 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Ted Norman / Tom Greenaway / Rene Lemaitre
- Fever (1961) ... Ted Norman
- A Man of Straw (1960) ... Tom Greenaway
- The Sharp Knife (1959) ... Rene Lemaitre
 1961 Jango (TV Series)
- Great Day for Jango (1961) ... Mick
 1961 Paradise Walk (TV Mini-Series)
Joe Cartwright
- Brink of Disaster (1961) ... Joe Cartwright
- Suspicion of Robbery (1961) ... Joe Cartwright
- Nothing But Trouble (1961) ... Joe Cartwright
- Gathering Storm (1961) ... Joe Cartwright
 1960 Deadline Midnight (TV Series)
Mr. Dickson
- Episode #1.4 (1960) ... Mr. Dickson
 1959 Probation Officer (TV Series)
- Episode #1.14 (1959) ... Frankie
 1959 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series)
- The Man Who Sold Romances: Part 2 (1959) ... Leonard
- The Man Who Sold Romances: Part 1 (1959) ... Leonard
 1957-1959 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Paul / Ben Green
- Let Them Eat Cake (1959) ... Paul
- The Lovebirds (1957) ... Ben Green
 1958 Cinderella (TV Movie)
 1958 Playbox (TV Series)
Jack Aldersley
- Episode #3.16 (1958) ... Jack Aldersley
 1957 The Ship Was Loaded
Despatch Rider (uncredited)
 1956 The Goose Girl (TV Movie)
Prince Robin
 1956 Theft Royal (TV Movie)
Thomas Hunt
 1956 The Girl at the Window (TV Movie)
 1956 Tracey and Me (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1956)
 1956 The Barber and the Donkey (TV Short)
The Woodman
 1956 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
- Dear Charles (1956) ... Walter
 1953 The Prodigal Son (TV Movie)

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Later became an actor's agent - his clients include Timothy Dalton and Christopher Lee.

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