James Cromwell - Famous Actor

James Cromwell Net Worth

$8,000,000

James Cromwell, the famous American actor and producer, boasts a net worth of $8 million. He has more than 190 acting credits to his name, including movies like ‘Babe,’ ‘The Queen,’ and ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ and TV shows such as ‘Six Feet Under,’ ‘The Young Pope,’ and ‘Succession.’

Key facts:

  • James Cromwell is an American actor and producer.
  • He won a Primetime Emmy for his performance in 'American Horror Story: Asylum' and earned an Academy Award nomination for the film 'Babe.'
  • He has acted in more than 190 credits, including 'L.A. Confidential,' 'The Green Mile,' 'The Queen,' and 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.'
  • Cromwell has worked in television shows such as 'Six Feet Under,' '24,' 'The Young Pope,' 'Succession,' and 'ER.'
  • He has performed various roles in Broadway plays like 'Othello,' 'Hamlet,' and 'Grand Horizons.'

Basic Information About James Cromwell

CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Actors
ProfessionsActor
Net worth$8,000,000
Date of birth1940-01-27 (84 years old)
Place of birthLos Angeles
NationalityUnited States of America
Curiosities and TrademarksDeep gravelly voice
Frequently plays men with positions of authority, who are often corrupt or bluntly unethical
Towering height and slender frame
Spouse1 January - Anna Stuart (Β 2014 - present)
Julie Cobb - (29 MayΒ 1986 - 2006)Β (divorced)
27 November - Anne Ulvestad (Β 1976 - 1986)Β (divorced)Β (3 children)
GenderMale
Height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ IMDb

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James Cromwell awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
Bronze Wrangler - Theatrical Motion PictureWinnerSpirit: Stallion of the Cimarron2003
ACCA - Best Actor in a Supporting RoleNomineeBabe1995
OFTA Television Award - Best Guest Actor in a Drama SeriesWinnerER2001
Actor - Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesNomineeSix Feet Under2006
Actor - Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesNomineeSix Feet Under2005

James Cromwell roles

Movie / Series Role
The Longest YardWarden Hazen
The Sum of All FearsPresident Fowler
I, RobotDr. Alfred Lanning
SurrogatesOlder Canter
The Green MileWarden Hal Moores
The QueenPrince Philip
Jurassic World: Fallen KingdomBenjamin Lockwood
Deep ImpactAlan Rittenhouse
Spider-Man 3Captain Stacy
L.A. ConfidentialDudley Smith
Big Hero 6Robert Callaghan (voice)
The PromiseAmbassador Morgenthau
Revenge of the NerdsMr. Skolnick (as Jamie Cromwell)
The ArtistClifton
Spirit: Stallion of the CimarronThe Colonel (voice)
Star Trek: First ContactZefram Cochrane
ExplorersMr. MΓΌller
The LaundromatJoe Martin
BabeFarmer Hoggett
The General's DaughterGeneral Campbell
The People vs. Larry FlyntCharles Keating
Space CowboysBob Gerson
Murder by DeathMarcel
EraserDonahue
MarshallJudge Foster
Becoming JaneReverend Austen
Romeo Is BleedingCage
SecretariatOgden Phipps
Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in ParadiseMr. Skolnick
Species IISenator Ross
Babe: Pig in the CityFarmer Arthur Hoggett
W.George H.W. Bush
EmperorJohn Brown
The Man with Two BrainsRealtor
Barney MillerDr. Edmund Danworth / ... 4 episodes, 1977-1981
Star Trek: The Next GenerationJaglom Shrek / ... 3 episodes, 1990-1993
EnterpriseDr. Zefram Cochrane (uncredited) unknown episodes
Knight RiderCurtis 1 episode, 1985
The West WingPresident D. Wire Newman 1 episode, 2004
Night CourtAlan 1 episode, 1985
Made in HollywoodSelf 2 episodes, 2011-2017
Berlin StationGilbert Dorn 4 episodes, 2018-2019
DallasGerald Kane 3 episodes, 1984-1985
ERBishop Stewart 4 episodes, 2001
The White ShadowArt Commings / ... 2 episodes, 1979-1980
China BeachAmbassador at Large Roland Weymouth 1 episode, 1988
Star Trek: Deep Space NineHanok 1 episode, 1995
CounterpartYanek 6 episodes, 2018-2019
Little House on the PrairieHarve Miller 2 episodes, 1980
M*A*S*HLeo Bardonaro 1 episode, 1977

James Cromwell's Quotes

  • [on his Academy Award nomination for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Babe (1995)] Andy Warhol said everybody gets their 15 minutes of fame. And if this is mine, I couldn't imagine a better 15 minutes.
  • [on the Black Panthers movement of the 1960s] The goal of the government was to get all the leaders of the Black Panther Party in jail so that they could be killed systematically through prison violence, and that way they could stop what was a very powerful and evolving movement. I don't think we would have the kind of prison population now and what happens in this country with the gangs if the Panthers had been allowed to continue what they decided to do, which was basically empower black communities to take back their self-control and reestablish the dignity of being a black person in this country.
  • I was embarrassed by the director, Blake Edwards, who looked at me and said, "What am I supposed to do with THAT?". I was a little hurt to be referred to as an inanimate object at an audition. I was told by my agent that a number of big stars won't work with anyone two inches taller than them and most of them are under six feet, so you have to be prepared to have trouble.
  • Making the movie Babe (1995) opened my eyes to the intelligence and the inquisitive personalities of pigs. These highly social animals possess an amazing capacity for love, joy and sorrow that makes them remarkably similar to our beloved canine and feline friends.
  • [on the story of The Promise (2016)] The love story is a way of getting people to begin the process, to feel for the characters, and then understand... can we not have compassion for people who are suffering around the world today? If we can have compassion for them, we can have compassion for the Armenians. If we can have compassion for the Armenians, then we have compassion for the Native Americans, and it goes on... it's to open the heart. [2017]

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Interesting Facts about James Cromwell

  1. Son of actress Kay Johnson and director/actor John Cromwell.
  2. Attended Middlebury College and Carnegie-Mellon University. He would later go on to play Carnegie-Mellon's co-founder Andrew W. Mellon on Boardwalk Empire (2010).
  3. Besides his own appearances in the Star Trek series, his ex-wife Julie Cobb played Yeoman Leslie Thompson in Star Trek: By Any Other Name (1968) and his ex-stepdaughter Rosemary Morgan played Piri in Star Trek: Voyager: The Chute (1996).
  4. Is a believer in non-terrestrial intelligence.
  5. Celebrity sponsor of the Great American Meatout on March 20, 2001.
  6. On July 3, 2001, he was arrested for trespassing during an animal rights demonstration in Virginia, targeting the Wendy's fast food chain. He and four other PETA protesters refused to leave after urging patrons to boycott the restaurant. Cromwell was released on his own recognizance after about five hours. He was ordered to stay out of all Wendy's restaurants in Virginia unless he intends to eat there.
  7. Is the only actor to ever utter the words "Star Trek" on Star Trek itself. In the film Star Trek: First Contact (1996), his character Zefram Cochrane said to the crew, "...and you're all astronauts on... some kind of star trek?".
  8. Has played a US President four times: fictional President Fowler in The Sum of All Fears (2002), fictional President Newman on The West Wing (1999), Lyndon B. Johnson in the television film RFK (2002), and George H.W. Bush in Oliver Stone's film W. (2008).
  9. At 6' 6.5", he is the tallest Oscar-nominated actor of all time (he was nominated for his Best Actor in a Supporting Role in Babe (1995)).
  10. Was given the role of the prison warden in The Longest Yard (2005) after negotiations with Gary Oldman fell through.
  11. He struggled somewhat early in his career due to his height and the fact that few producers wanted someone towering over their leading men. Many of his early roles show him seated or leaning on something.
  12. Worked with the Black Panthers in the 1960s.
  13. Known to be a passionate liberal who openly supports several progressive political causes. Is most outspoken about the protection of animals.
  14. Stepson of actress Ruth Nelson. Ex-son-in-law of actor Lee J. Cobb.
  15. Has starred in the remake of Salem's Lot (2004), based on Stephen King's novel, and his ex-wife, Julie Cobb, starred in the original 1979 version.
  16. Attended the prestigious Hill School in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, the alma mater of Harry Hamlin and Oliver Stone.
  17. In addition to having played four United States Presidents, he appears in The Queen (2006) as Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II.
  18. Has played a fictional President in The Sum of All Fears (2002) and real-life President Lyndon B. Johnson. Donald Moffat, who has also played Johnson, played the fictional President in Clear and Present Danger (1994).
  19. Was an outspoken opponent of US President George W. Bush's administration. Ironically, he has portrayed Bush's father, George Bush, on film.
  20. Studied drama at HB Studio in Greenwich Village, New York City.

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