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:
51 The American Astronaut Sep 5, 2001 Bodysuit 8.3
53 Sinister Oct 12, 2012 Deputy 7.4
52 Mr. Right Apr 8, 2016 Cast / Vaughn / Von Cartigan 6.5
49 Broken City Jan 18, 2013 Cast / Todd Lancaster 5.5
44 Downtown: A Street Tale Apr 20, 2007 Billy 5.0
49 Oldboy Nov 27, 2013 Cast / Dr. Tom Melby 4.6
54 Cymbeline Mar 13, 2015 Cast / Philario 4.3
59 The Lie Nov 18, 2011 Weasel 2.3