Brian d'Arcy James


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Brian d'Arcy James was born on June 29, 1968 in Saginaw, Michigan, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Spotlight (2015), West Side Story (2021) and Shrek the Musical (2013). See full bio »

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6 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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Known For

Spotlight Matt Carroll
(2015)
West Side Story Officer Krupke
(2021)
(2013)
Friends with Kids Husband in Restaurant
(2011)

Filmography

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 2023 Dear Edward (TV Series) (pre-production)
Edward's father
- Episode #1.1 ... Edward's father
 2023 Love and Death (TV Mini Series) (post-production)
Dr. Fred Fason
- Episode #1.1 (2023) ... Dr. Fred Fason
 2021-2022 Evil (TV Series)
Victor LeConte
- The Demon of Money (2022) ... Victor LeConte
- The Demon of Parenthood (2022) ... Victor LeConte
- The Demon of Cults (2022) ... Victor LeConte
- The Demon of the Road (2022) ... Victor LeConte
- The Demon of Memes (2022) ... Victor LeConte
 2022 Let Me Go the Right Way (Short)
Dr. Kemp
 2021 Centaurworld (TV Series short)
The General
- The Last Lullaby (2021) ... The General (voice)
- The Ballad of Becky Apples (2021) ... The General (voice)
- Horsatia Wighair Beansz? (2021) ... The General
 2021 West Side Story
Officer Krupke
 2021 Hawkeye (TV Mini Series)
Derek Bishop
- Never Meet Your Heroes (2021) ... Derek Bishop
 2021 The Cathedral
Richard Damrosch
 2020 The Comey Rule (TV Mini Series)
Mark Giuliano
- Night Two (2020) ... Mark Giuliano
- Night One (2020) ... Mark Giuliano
 2020 Devs (TV Mini Series)
Anton
- Episode #1.2 (2020) ... Anton
 2019/I Bombshell
Brian Wilson (uncredited)
 2019 Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (TV Series)
Lawyer
- SLAPP Suits (2019) ... Lawyer
 2019 The Kitchen
Jimmy Brennan
 2019 X-Men: Dark Phoenix
President of the United States
 2018 First Man
Joe Walker
 2017-2018 13 Reasons Why (TV Series)
Andy Baker
- Bye (2018) ... Andy Baker (as Brian D'Arcy James)
- The Little Girl (2018) ... Andy Baker (as Brian D'Arcy James)
- The Third Polaroid (2018) ... Andy Baker (as Brian D'Arcy James)
- The Smile at the End of the Dock (2018) ... Andy Baker (as Brian D'Arcy James)
- The Chalk Machine (2018) ... Andy Baker (as Brian D'Arcy James)
 2018 All These Small Moments
Tom Sheffield
 2018 Song of Back and Neck
Stone
 2017 1922
Sheriff Jones
 2017 Molly's Game
Brad
 2017 Manhunt (TV Series)
Professor Henry Murray
- Ted (2017) ... Professor Henry Murray
 2017/I Trouble
Logan
 2017 Rebel in the Rye
Giroux
 2016 Civil (TV Movie)
Graham Beller
 2015 Mozart in the Jungle (TV Series)
Ludwig van Beethoven
- Amusia (2015) ... Ludwig van Beethoven (as Brian D'arcy James)
 2015/III Sisters
Jerry
 2015/I Spotlight
Matt Carroll
 2014 Hoke (TV Movie)
Henry Hickey
 2014 The Funtastix (TV Series)
Andrew
 2014 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Adam Brubeck
- Producer's Backend (2014) ... Adam Brubeck
 2014 Time Out of Mind
Mark
 2014 Submissions Only (TV Series)
Read Whatley
- Petit Sweet Ending with N (2014) ... Read Whatley
 2013 Ironside (TV Series)
Bill Broughton
- Pilot (2013) ... Bill Broughton
 2013 Shrek the Musical
Shrek (as Brian D'Arcy James)
 2012-2013 Smash (TV Series)
Frank Houston
- The Nominations (2013) ... Frank Houston
- The Tonys (2013) ... Frank Houston
- On Broadway (2013) ... Frank Houston
- Bombshell (2012) ... Frank Houston
- Previews (2012) ... Frank Houston
 2013 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Detective Nolan
- Rape: A Modern Perspective (2013) ... Detective Nolan
 2013 It Could Be Worse (TV Series)
Happy
- I Forgive You! (2013) ... Happy
 2013 Admission
Christopher Flynn
 2012 Bird in a Box (Short)
Walter
 2012 The Fitzgerald Family Christmas
Skippy (as Brian D'Arcy James)
 2012 The Big C (TV Series)
Tim
- Killjoy (2012) ... Tim
- How Bazaar (2012) ... Tim
- Life Rights (2012) ... Tim
 2012 Game Change (TV Movie)
Ted Frank
 2011 Person of Interest (TV Series)
Wheeler
- Pilot (2011) ... Wheeler
 2011 Friends with Kids
Husband in Restaurant
 2008/I Ghost Town
Irish Eddie
 2006 Rescue Me (TV Series)
Veterinarian
- Discovery (2006) ... Veterinarian
 2004 Neurotica
Andrew
 2003 Medal of Honor: Rising Sun (Video Game)
Davis / Pvt. Brooks (voice, as Brian D'Arcy James)
 2002 G
Lloyd (as Brian Darcy James)
 2002 Monday Night Mayhem (TV Movie)
Al Michaels (uncredited)
 2001 The Education of Max Bickford (TV Series)
Bary Sheppard / Gary
- Do It Yourself (2001) ... Bary Sheppard
- In the Details (2001) ... Gary
 1999 Exiled
Brinkley
 1997 The City (TV Series)
Mark Lee
- Episode #1.327 (1997) ... Mark Lee (credit only)
- Episode #1.320 (1997) ... Mark Lee
- Episode #1.319 (1997) ... Mark Lee
- Episode #1.318 (1997) ... Mark Lee
- Episode #1.316 (1997) ... Mark Lee
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Starred as 'James Dodd' in Donald Margulies' drama, "Time Stands Still". The play ran for 193 performances in the Cort Theatre on Broadway. Also in the cast were Laura Linney (as Sarah Goodwyn), Eric Bogosian (Richard Ehrlich) and Alicia Silverstone (Mandy Bloom). See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Articles | See more »


Alternate Names:

Brian D'Arcy James | Brian D'arcy James | Brian Darcy James

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)

Spouse:

Jennifer Prescott  (1 child)

Relatives:

Harry Kelly (grandparent) | See more »
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Trivia:

His maternal grandfather, Harry Kelly, was Governor of Michigan, from 1943 to 1947. See more »

Trademark:

Big bushy eyebrows

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