James grew up in Baltimore, Maryland where his father was a land surveyor. He has appeared in numerous TV and film roles. His breakout TV role was in The Wire as Ziggy Sobotka in 2003. He has also appeared in the films, A Dirty Shame and Inside Man.
He had a serious heroin addiction in his 20s, but has worked to maintain his sobriety. He lives in New York City.
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|The Clapper||Jan 26, 2018||Cast / Principal Cast||9.0|
|Sinister 2||Aug 21, 2015||Cast / Deputy / Deputy So & So / So & So / Ex-Deputy So & So||6.0|
|Electric Slide||Apr 3, 2015||Jan Phillips||tbd|
|Prom Night||Apr 11, 2008||Detective Nash||4.3|
|Nola||Jul 23, 2004||Neo-Gothboy||6.0|