James Ransone

Biography: 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.

James Ransone's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 54
Highest Metascore: 85 Tangerine
Lowest Metascore: 17 Prom Night
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 18
  2. Negative: 4 out of 18
18 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
64 In a Valley of Violence Oct 21, 2016 Gilly 7.1
52 Mr. Right Apr 8, 2016 Cast / Vaughn / Von Cartigan 6.5
32 Sinister 2 Aug 21, 2015 Cast / Deputy / Deputy So & So / So & So / Ex-Deputy So & So 6.1
85 Tangerine Jul 10, 2015 Chester / Chester 7.4
37 Electric Slide Apr 3, 2015 Jan Phillips tbd
54 Cymbeline Mar 13, 2015 Cast / Philario 4.3
49 Oldboy Nov 27, 2013 Cast / Dr. Tom Melby 4.6
tbd Random Aug 30, 2013 Cast 7.7
49 Broken City Jan 18, 2013 Cast / Todd Lancaster 5.5
74 Starlet Nov 9, 2012 Mikey 6.5
53 Sinister Oct 12, 2012 Deputy 7.4
59 The Lie Nov 18, 2011 Weasel 2.3
17 Prom Night Apr 11, 2008 Detective Nash 4.2
44 Downtown: A Street Tale Apr 20, 2007 Billy 5.0
76 Inside Man Mar 24, 2006 Steve-O 7.4
26 Nola Jul 23, 2004 Neo-Gothboy 6.0
51 The American Astronaut Sep 5, 2001 Bodysuit 8.3
65 L.A. Times TBA Heath tbd
83 Gemini TBA Stan tbd
tbd The Clapper TBA Cast tbd