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James Marsden

James Marsden

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    • September 18th, 1973
James Paul Marsden (born September 18, 1973) is an American actor, singer, and former model. Marsden began his acting career guest starring in the television shows Saved by the Bell: The New Class (1993), Touched by an Angel (1995), and Party of Five (1995). He gained prominence in the early 2000s with his portrayal of Scott Summers / Cyclops in the X-Men film series (2000–2014), and starred in Superman Returns (2006). Other works during this period include The Notebook (2004), 10th & Wolf (2006), and The Alibi (2006). Following his breakthrough in comic book films, Marsden went on to star in various genre films, including Hairspray (2007), which was a critical and commercial success and won many awards for its ensemble cast. As Corny Collins, he sang two songs for the film's soundtrack which has been certified Platinum by the RIAA. He subsequently appeared in the films Sex Drive (2008), The Box (2009), and Straw Dogs (2011). Marsden has also had starring roles in family-friendly films such as Enchanted (2007) and Hop (2011), and leading roles in 27 Dresses (2007), The Best of Me (2014), and Sonic the Hedgehog (2020). In 2012, Marsden starred in a range of independent films such as Small Apartments, Bachelorette, and Robot & Frank. He later returned to television guest-starring in Modern Family (2011), and playing Liz Lemon's love interest, Criss Chros in 30 Rock (2012–2013) in a supporting role. In 2013, Marsden portrayed President John F. Kennedy in Lee Daniels's The Butler, and had a supporting role in Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. He starred as gunslinging sentient android Teddy Flood in the HBO science fiction series Westworld (2016–2018), as part of the main ensemble. Since 2019, Marsden has starred as Steve and Ben Wood in the Netflix black comedy series Dead to Me. Description above from the Wikipedia article James Marsden, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Filmography

Acting (55 Credits)

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2022Disenchanted as Prince Edward
2022Sonic the Hedgehog 2 as Tom Wachowski
2021The Boss Baby: Family Business as Tim Templeton (voice)
2020Sonic the Hedgehog as Tom Wachowski
2020The Stand (2020) as Stu Redman
2019Dead to Me as Steve Wood / Ben Wood
2018Henchmen as Hank (voice)
2017Shock and Awe as Warren Strobel
2017The Female Brain as Adam
2017Tour de Pharmacy as Rex Honeycut
2015Into the Grizzly Maze as Rowan
2015The D Train as Oliver Lawless
2015Accidental Love as Scott
2015Unfinished Business as Jim Spinch
2014The Loft as Chris Vanowen
2014Walk of Shame as Gordon
2014The Best of Me as Dawson Cole
2014Welcome to Me as Rich Ruskin
2014X-Men: Days of Future Past as Scott Summers / Cyclops
2014X-Men: Days of Future Past as Scott Summers / Cyclops
2013As Cool as I Am as Chuck Diamond
20132 Guns as Quince
2013Lee Daniels' The Butler as John F. Kennedy
2013Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues as Jack Lime
2012Robot & Frank as Hunter
2012Bachelorette as Trevor Graham
2012Small Apartments as Bernard Franklin
2011Straw Dogs as David Sumner
2011Hop as Fred
2010Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore as Diggs (voice)
2010Death at a Funeral as Oscar
2009The Box as Arthur Lewis
200827 Dresses as Kevin Doyle
2008Sex Drive as Rex Lafferty
2007Enchanted as Prince Edward
2007Hairspray as Corny Collins
200610th & Wolf as TommyWatch Free
2006Superman Returns as Richard White
2006Lies and Alibis as Wendell Hatch
2006X-Men: The Last Stand as Scott Summers / Cyclops
2005Heights as Jonathan
2004The 24th Day as Dan
2004The Notebook as Lon Hammond Jr.
2003X2: X-Men United as Scott Summers / Cyclops
2002Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road as Neal OliverWatch Free
2001Sugar & Spice as Jack Bartlett
2001Zoolander as John Wilkes Booth
2000Gossip as Derrick Webb
2000X-Men as Scott Summers / Cyclops
1998Disturbing Behavior as Steve Clark
1997Bella Mafia as Luka
1997Campfire Tales as Eddie (segment "The Hook")
1997Ally McBeal as Glenn Foy
1996Public Enemies as Doc Barker
1993In the Line of Duty: Ambush in Waco as Steven Willis

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