James Marsters

James Marsters

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Age
57
Birthday
Aug. 20th, 1962
Born in
Greenville, California, USA
Height
5' 9

James Marsters' Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Smallville TV Show
Smallville
Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV Show
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Angel TV Show
Angel
Spider-Man TV Show
Spider-Man
Metal Hurlant Chronicles TV Show
Metal Hurlant Chronicles
Medicine Ball TV Show
Medicine Ball
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]



BIOGRAPHY:

James Marsters (born August 20, 1962) is an actor.

Marsters moved to Chicago, where his first professional acting role was Ferdinand in The Tempest at the Goodman Theatre in 1987. In this production, he was rolled onto the stage strapped naked to a wheel. He also appeared with well-known Chicago companies such as the Northlight and the Bailiwick and with his own group, the Genesis Theatre Company. Marsters was nominated for a Joseph Jefferson Award for his performance of the lead role of Robespierre in the six-hour drama Incorruptible: The Life, Death and Dreams of Maximilian de Robespierre in 1989.In 1990, Marsters moved to Seattle and, with Liane Davidson and Greg Musick, formed the New Mercury Theatre. In this and other companies, Marsters was involved in a wide range of plays, including Teechers (a British play by John Godber), Anouilh's Antigone, an original work based on the Dr. Seuss books, and Shaw's Misalliance.

In 1992, Marsters got his first acting job on TV on Northern Exposure, in which he appeared for two episodes as a bellboy and a church minister. He has made guest appearances on television series such as Andromeda, as well as the independent films Chance (2002), Winding Roads (1999), and the 2005 USA Network movie Cool Money. In 1999, he had a small role in the remake of House on Haunted Hill as a TV cameraman.


TRIVIA:
  • Has two siblings. One older sister (Susan, born 1960) and one younger brother (Paul, born 1964).
  • Has one son, Sullivan (born in 1996), with ex-wife Liane Davidson.
  • Named #1 of the Top Ten Sexiest Men of the Buffy / Angel universe in a fan poll by the Buffy the Vampire Slayer fanzine (2004).
  • Studied at Juilliard, the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts, and the American Conservatory Theatre.
  • (July 2000) Won the Sexiest Male Vampire Award at the Nocturnal 2K Convention in London, England.
  • One of his favorite books is "Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds.".
  • According to both 'Marina Sirtis' (qv) and 'Joss Whedon' (qv), he tested for the role of Shinzon in _Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)_ (qv). In order for him to have time off to film the movie, his character was sent to Africa at the end of _"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" (1997)_ (qv)'s sixth season.
  • His favorite Buffy episode is _"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" (1997) {Once More, with Feeling (#6.7)}_ (qv).


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