James Cromwell

Born Jan 27, 1940

James Oliver Cromwell is an American film and television actor. Some of his more notable roles include Babe (1995), for which he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, Star Trek: First Contact (1996), L.A. Confidential (1997), The Green Mile (1999), The Sum of All Fears (2002), W. (2008), The Artist (2011), as well as the television series Six Feet Under (2003–2005) and American Horror Story: Asylum (2012).… Read More

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1940 Birth Born on January 27, 1940.


1974 34 Years Old 1 More Event
Cromwell's first television performance was in a 1974 episode of The Rockford Files playing Terry, a tennis instructor. … Read More
1975 35 Years Old In 1975, he took his first lead role on television as Bill Lewis in the short-lived Hot l Baltimore, appeared on M*A*S*H as Captain Leo Bardonaro, in the episode "Last Laugh" in Season 6 and a year later he made his film debut in Neil Simon's classic detective spoof Murder by Death.
1976 36 Years Old Cromwell was married to Ann Ulvestad from 1976 to their divorce in 1986. … Read More


1980 40 Years Old In 1980, Cromwell guest-starred in the two-part episode "Laura Ingalls Wilder" of the long-running television series Little House on the Prairie. … Read More
1986 46 Years Old Cromwell married his second wife, actress Julie Cobb, on May 29, 1986. That marriage ended in divorce in 2005.


2003 63 Years Old 1 More Event
From 2003 to 2005, Cromwell played George Sibley in the HBO drama series Six Feet Under, which earned him his third Emmy Award nomination in 2003. … Read More
2004 64 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2004, he guest-starred as former President D. Wire Newman in the The West Wing episode "The Stormy Present".
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In February 2013, Cromwell was arrested for interrupting a University of Wisconsin Board of Regents meeting while showing a graphic photo of a cat to protest alleged mistreatment of animals on campus.
2014 74 Years Old On January 1, 2014, Cromwell married actress Anna Stuart at the home of Stuart's former Another World co-star Charles Keating.
In 2015, Cromwell executive-produced Janek Ambros's feature documentary Imminent Threat about the War on Terror's impact on civil liberties.
2016 76 Years Old Cromwell and fellow Star Trek actor J. G. Hertzler were among the 19 people arrested in Watkins Glen, New York on June 6, 2016, for a protest against underground gas storage in salt caverns near Seneca Lake.
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