Net Worth: $8 Million
- Birth Place Los Angeles, California, U.S.
- Height 2.01 m
- Full Name James Oliver Cromwell
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth January 27, 1940
- Occupation Actor
- Education Middlebury College
- Children 3
About James Cromwell
James Cromwell is a US television and film actor born in 1940 at Los Angeles. He has a net worth of $8 Million that has been earned from many noteworthy films where he has featured prominently.
James was born in Los Angeles and bought up in Manhattan. He is the son of the actress Kay Johnson and actor, producer and director, John Cronwell. He has English descent and studied at the Middlebury College and at the Carnegie Mellon University. His interest in performing at the theatre came from his parents. He worked on some experimental plays when he was young.
In 1974, he made his first TV performance in the show “The Rockford Files” and went on to receive his first lead in TV for the show “Hot I Baltimore”. In 1976, James made his debut in movies with a detective spoof named “Murder By Death”. He kept on appearing in guest roles in many television shows during this time. His contribution to the television has been noteworthy. For his role as a newspaper tycoon in the movie “RKO 281”, James received the Emmy Award. He was also nominated for the Best Supporting Actor in a TV movie.
Some of his popular movies include Star Trek, Babe, Space Cowboys, The Artist, and The Sum of All Fears among others. He has been nominated for an Oscar, 4 Screen Actor Guild Awards and 3 Emmy Awards. He is known for his height which is 6 feet 7 inches. In fact, James is tallest actor who has been nominated for the Academy Awards. His son is also as tall as him at 6 feet 8 inches.