James Cromwell Biography, Age, Wife, Son, Movies, TV Shows, Death And Vegan

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James Cromwell Biography

James Cromwell is an American actor. His notable films include Babe (1995), Star Trek: First Contact (1996), L.A. Confidential (1997), The Green Mile (1999), Space Cowboys (2000), The Sum of All Fears (2002), I, Robot (2004), The Longest Yard (2005), The Queen (2006), W. (2008), Secretariat (2010), The Artist (2011), Big Hero 6 (2014), and Marshall (2017), as well as the television series Angels in America (2003), Six Feet Under (2003–2005), and Halt and Catch Fire (2015).

Cromwell has been nominated for four Primetime Emmy Awards and four Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Babe (1995). He won a Primetime Emmy Award for his role in American Horror Story: Asylum (2012) and a Canadian Screen Award for his role in Still Mine (2013).

James Cromwell Age

James was born January 27, 1940 in Los Angeles, California. He is 79 years old as of 2019.

James Cromwell Height | How Tall Is James Cromwell

James is known for his tall stature; at 6 ft 6.5 in (1.99 m), he is the tallest actor nominated for an Academy Award.

James Cromwell Family

James was born in Los Angeles, California, and brought up  in Manhattan, New York.  James is the son of actress Kay Johnson (1904–1975) and actor and director John Cromwell (1886–1979), who was blacklisted during the McCarthy era.  James has English, German, Irish, and Scottish ancestry.

James Cromwell Education | James Cromwell Young

James went to The Hill School, Middlebury College, and Carnegie Mellon University, where he studied architecture until he left to pursue acting. Like his parents, he was drawn to the theatre, performing in everything from Shakespeare to experimental plays.

James Cromwell Wife | Divorce

James was married to Ann Ulvestad from 1976 until their divorce in 1986; they had three children. Cromwell married his second wife, actress Julie Cobb, on May 29, 1986; they divorced in 2005. On January 1, 2014, Cromwell married actress Anna Stuart at the home of Stuart’s former Another World co-star Charles Keating. He currently resides in Wawayanda, New York, dividing his time between New York and Los Angeles, California.

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James Cromwell Son | James Cromwell John Cromwell

His son John is taller than him. He stands at a height of 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m). In the 2012 film Memorial Day, John played the young Bud Vogel, while James played him as a grandfather, and both Cromwells appear as the same character at different ages in American Horror Story: Asylum (2012) and the first season of Betrayal (2013).

James Cromwell Movies

Movies From Year 2010 to 2018

  • 2018 – Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom as Benjamin Lockwood
  • 2017 – Marshall as The Judge
  • 2016 – The Promise as Henry Morgenthau, Sr.
  • 2014 – Big Hero 6 as Robert Callaghan / Yokai
  • 2013 – The Trials of Cate McCall as ustice Sumpter
  • 2012 – Cowgirls n’ Angels as Terence Parker
  • 2012 – Memorial Day as Bud Vogel
  • 2012 – Flying into Love as Lyndon B. Johnson
  • 2012 – Still Mine as Craig Morrison
  • 2012 – Soldiers of Fortune as Sam Haussmann
  • 2011 – Admissions as The Clerk
  • 2011 – The Artist as Clifton
  • 2010 – Secretariat as Ogden Phipps

Movies From Year 2000 to 2009

  • 2009 – A Lonely Place for Dying as Howard Simons
  • 2009 – Surrogates as Dr. Lionel Canter
  • 2008 – Hit Factor as Orson Fierce
  • 2008 – Tortured as Jack
  • 2008 – W. as George H. W. Bush
  • 2007 – Dante’s Inferno as Virgil
  • 2007 – Becoming Jane as Reverend Austen
  • 2007 – Spider-Man 3 as Captain George Stacy
  • 2006 – The Queen as Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
  • 2005 – The Longest Yard as Warden Rudolph Hazen
  • 2004 – I, Robot as Dr. Alfred Lanning
  • 2003 – Blackball as Ray Speight
  • 2003 – The Snow Walker as Walter Shepherd
  • 2002 – Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron as The Colonel
  • 2002 – The Sum of All Fears as President J. Robert Fowler
  • 2002 – The Nazi as Franz
  • 2000 – Space Cowboys as Bob Gerson

Movies From Year 1992 to 1999

  • 1999 – The General’s Daughter as Lt. Gen. Joseph Campbell
  • 1999 – The Bachelor as Priest
  • 1999 – The Green Mile as Warden Hal Moores
  • 1999 – Snow Falling on Cedars as Judge Fielding
  • 1998 – Owd Bob as Adam MacAdam
  • 1998 – Species II as Senator Judson Ross
  • 1998 – Deep Impact as Alan Rittenhouse
  • 1998 – Babe: Pig in the City as Farmer Arthur Hoggett
  • 1997 – L.A. Confidential as Captain Dudley Smith
  • 1997 – The Education of Little Tree as Granpa
  • 1996 – Eraser as William Donohue
  • 1996 – The People vs. Larry Flynt as Charles Keating
  • 1996 – Star Trek: First Contact as Dr. Zefram Cochrane
  • 1995 – Babe as Farmer Arthur Hoggett
  • 1993 – Romeo Is Bleeding as Cage
  • 1992 – The Babe as Brother Mathias

Movies From Year 1976 to 1989

  • 1989 – The Runnin’ Kind – Unknown
  • 1989 – Pink Cadillac as Motel Desk Clerk
  • 1988 – The Rescue as Admiral Rothman
  • 1987 – Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise as Mr. Skolnick
  • 1986 – A Fine Mess as Detective Blist
  • 1986 – The Last Precinct as Chief Bludhorn
  • 1985 – Explorers as Mr. Müller
  • 1984 – The House of God as Officer Quick
  • 1984 – Tank as Deputy Euclid Baker
  • 1984 – Revenge of the Nerds as Mr. Skolnick
  • 1984 – Oh, God! You Devil as Priest
  • 1983 – The Man with Two Brains as Realtor
  • 1982 – Born to the Wind as Fish Belly
  • 1981 – Nobody’s Perfekt as Dr. Carson
  • 1978 – The Cheap Detective as Schnell
  • 1976 – Murder by Death as Marcel

James Cromwell  Tv Shows

Tv Shows From Year 2010 to 2018

  • 2018- Succession as Ewan Roy
  • 2018 – Big Hero 6: The Series as Robert Callaghan / Yokai
  • 2018-2019 – Berlin Station as Gilbert Dorn
  • 2018–2019 – Counterpart as Yanek
  • 2017 – The Detour as J.R.
  • 2017 – Last Week Tonight with John Oliver as Albert Fall
  • 2016 – The Young Pope as Cardinal Michael Spencer
  • 2015 – Halt and Catch Fire as Jacob Wheeler
  • 2014–15 – Murder in the First as Warren Daniels
  • 2013 – Do No Harm as Dr. Phillip Carmelo
  • 2013–14 – Betrayal as Thatcher Karsten
  • 2012–13 – Boardwalk Empire as Andrew W. Mellon
  • 2012–13 – American Horror Story: Asylum as Dr. Arthur Arden/Hans Gruper
  • 2010 – Sotto il Cielo di Roma as Pope Pius XII

Tv Shows from 2001 to 2009

  • 2009 – Impact as Lloyd
  • 2008 – My Own Worst Enemy as Alistar Trumble
  • 2007 – 24 as Phillip Bauer
  • 2007 – Masters of Science Fiction as Randolph Ludwin
  • 2005 – Pope John Paul II as Cardinal Adam Stefan Sapieha
  • 2004 – The West Wing as President D. Wire Newman
  • 2004 – Salem’s Lot as Father Donald Callahan
  • 2003 – Angels in America as Henry
  • 2003–05 – Six Feet Under as George Sibley
  • 2001 – ER as Bishop Stewart
  • 2001 – Star Trek: Enterprise as Dr. Zefram Cochrane
  • 2001 – Citizen Baines as Senator Elliot Baines

Tv Shows From Year 1990 to 1996

  • 1996 – Strange Luck as Minister
  • 1996 – The Client as Officer Joe Denton
  • 1995 – Picket Fences asThe Bishop
  • 1995 – Hawkeye – N/A
  • 1995 – Star Trek: Deep Space Nine as Hanok
  • 1995–96 – Partners as Mr. Saxonhouse
  • 1994 – L.A. Law as Attorney Hutton
  • 1994 – Home Improvement as Fred
  • 1993 – Star Trek: The Next Generation as Jaglom Shrek
  • 1991 – The Young Riders as Jacob
  • 1991 – Jake and the Fatman as Havilland
  • 1990 – Life Goes On as Bill Henderson
  • 1990 – Matlock as Judge Raymond Price
  • 1990 – Star Trek: The Next Generation as Prime Minister Nayrok

Tv Shows From Year 1980 to 1989

  • 1989 – Christine Cromwell as Arthur
  • 1988 – China Beach as Ambassador
  • 1988 – Mr. Belvedere as Roy Gallagher
  • 1988 – Mama’s Boy as Lucky
  • 1986 – Amazing Stories as Francis
  • 1986 – Magnum, P.I. as French Policeman
  • 1986–87 – Easy Street as Quentin Standard
  • 1985 – Night Court as Alan
  • 1985 – Family Ties as John Hancock
  • 1985 – Riptide as Joey Dietz
  • 1985 – Hardcastle and McCormick as Jake Fellows
  • 1985 – Knight Rider as Curtis
  • 1985 – Wildside as Fake Buffalo Bill
  • 1985 – Hill Street Blues as Lowenhandler
  • 1985 – Hunter as Seymour Robbins
  • 1985 – The Twilight Zone as Obediah Payne
  • 1985–86 – Scarecrow and Mrs. King as Gregory
  • 1984 – Buffalo Bill as Staunton McMoller
  • 1984 – Gimme a Break! as Russell Cosgrove
  • 1984–85 – Dallas as Gerald Kane
  • 1982 – Nurse as Paul Moore
  • 1982 – Father Murphy as Farley Webster
  • 1981 – Barney Miller as Jason Parrish
  • 1980 – Flo as Leon
  • 1980 – The White Shadow as Art Cummings
  • 1980 – Little House on the Prairie as Harve Miller

Tv Shows From Year 1974 to 1979

  • 1979 – Barney Miller as Neil Spencer
  • 1979 – Flatbush as Sonny
  • 1979 – Eight Is Enough as Coach Pollard
  • 1979 – Diff’rent Strokes as Father O’Brien
  • 1979 – The White Shadow as Mr. Hamilton
  • 1978 – Maude as Dr. Farrington
  • 1978 – Alice as Detective Ralph Hilton
  • 1977 – Police Story as Lutz
  • 1977 – M*A*S*H as Captain Leo Bardonaro
  • 1977 – Three’s Company as Detective Lannigan
  • 1977 – Barney Miller as Sgt. Wilkinson
  • 1976–77 – The Nancy Walker Show as Glen
  • 1975 – Hot l Baltimore as Bill Lewis
  • 1975 – Barbary Coast as Roy
  • 1974 – The Rockford Files as Terry
  • 1974 – All in the Family as Stretch Cunningham
  • 1974 – Maude as Alfie

James Cromwell Star Trek

James played Dr. Zefram Cochrane in Star Trek: First Contact (1996) and the Star Trek: Enterprise pilot episode “Broken Bow” (the Star Trek: Enterprise episode “In a Mirror, Darkly” later reused some of the First Contact footage). Appearing in other Star Trek roles on the television series The Next Generation and Deep Space Nine, though not as Cochran (these episodes predated his role in First Contact), Cromwell guest-starred in several episodes, including “The Hunted”, “Birthright” (Part I and II) and “Starship Down”

James Cromwell Death

Cromwell is still alive.

James Cromwell Babe | James Cromwell American Horror Story

James has been nominated for four Primetime Emmy Awards and four Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Babe (1995). He  also won a Primetime Emmy Award for his role in American Horror Story: Asylum (2012) and a Canadian Screen Award for his role in Still Mine (2013).

James Cromwell Vegan

Trivialized by many as a pig movie for children, Chris Noonan’s Babe proved many people wrong and captured the hearts and minds of children and adults alike. In 1995 the touching story of a cute talking piglet, who wants to become a sheepdog, hit theaters around the world  and almost instantly went beyond expectations to become a true smash hit, earning over $250 million over the years.

James Cromwell with a talking pig

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