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His parents were divorced, and at a young age, he lost his mother to cancer. He grew up hunting, playing guitar, and was an ordinary quiet kid. Lars Ulrich put out an ad in 1981 in a newspaper asking somebody to jam out and listen to rock music with him and he replied. Lars Ulrich and James hooked up, and started the band, Metallica. See full bio »

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(2000)
X-Men: Apocalypse Soundtrack
(2016)
Zombieland Soundtrack
(2009)

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 2019 Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
Officer Bob Hayward
 2017 Metallica: Now That We're Dead - Version 2 (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Metallica: Am I Savage? (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Metallica: Halo on Fire (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Metallica: Lords of Summer (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Metallica: ManUNkind (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Metallica: Now That We're Dead (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Metallica: Dream No More (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Skylanders Academy (TV Series)
Wolfgang
- Assault on Skylander Academy (2016) ... Wolfgang (voice)
- The Skylands Are Falling! (2016) ... Wolfgang (voice)
- Pop Rocks (2016) ... Wolfgang (voice)
- Space Invaders (2016) ... Wolfgang (voice)
- The Hole Truth (2016) ... Wolfgang (voice)
 2016 Metallica: Moth Into Flame (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Metallica: Atlas, Rise! (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Metallica: Hardwired (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2016 Billions (TV Series)
Metallica
- Short Squeeze (2016) ... Metallica
 2016 American Dad! (TV Series)
James Hetfield
- The Life Aquatic with Steve Smith (2016) ... James Hetfield (voice)
 2013 Metallica: Master of Puppets (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2013 Howard Stern on Demand (TV Series)
 2011 Lou Reed & Metallica: The View (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2009 Metallica: Broken, Beat & Scarred (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2008 Metallica: The Day That Never Comes (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2006 The Simpsons (TV Series)
James Hetfield
- The Mook, the Chef, the Wife and Her Homer (2006) ... James Hetfield (voice, as Metallica)
 2006 Metalocalypse (TV Series)
Lorkey / Troll / Sniper / ...
- Dethkomedy (2006) ... Lorkey (voice)
- Dethtroll (2006) ... Troll (voice)
- Birthdayface (2006) ... Sniper (voice)
- The Curse of Dethklok (2006) ... Fan #1 (voice)
 2004 Metallica: The Unnamed Feeling (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2004 Dave the Barbarian (TV Series)
Chino
- Here There Be Dragons/Pipe Down! (2004) ... Chino (voice)
 2003 Metallica: Frantic (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2003 Metallica: St. Anger (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 2000 Metallica: I Disappear (Music Video)
James Hetfield (uncredited)
 1999 Metallica: No Leaf Clover (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1999 Metallica: Die, Die My Darling (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1999 Metallica: Whiskey in the Jar (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1998 Metallica: The Unforgiven II (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1998 Metallica: Turn the Page (Music Video)
James Hetfield (uncredited)
 1998 Metallica: Fuel (Music Video)
James Hetfield (uncredited)
 1997 Metallica: The Memory Remains (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1996 Metallica: King Nothing (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1996 Metallica: Mama Said (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1996 Metallica: Hero of the Day (Music Video)
James Hetfield (as Metallica)
 1996 Metallica: Until It Sleeps (Music Video)
James Hetfield (uncredited)
 1993 Metallica: Fade to Black (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1992 Metallica: Sad But True (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1992 Metallica: Wherever I May Roam (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1992 Metallica: Nothing Else Matters (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1991 Metallica: The Unforgiven (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1991 Metallica: Enter Sandman (Music Video)
James Hetfield (uncredited)
 1989 Metallica: One (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1987 Metallica: For Whom the Bell Tolls (Music Video)
James Hetfield
 1986 Metallica: Master of Puppets (Music Video)
James Hetfield
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "Master of Puppets". See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »


Alternate Names:

Hetfield | James | Metallica

Height:

6' 1¼" (1.86 m)

Spouse:

Francesca Hetfield  (filed for divorce)  (3 children)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Regret? That's a screwed-up word. See more »

Trivia:

Is a skilled hunter. See more »

Trademark:

ESP guitars See more »

Nickname:

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