James Marsden
Birthday: 1973-09-18
James Paul Marsden (born September 18, 1973) is an American actor, singer, and former model. Marsden began his acting career guest starring in the television shows Saved by the Bell: The New Class (1993), Touched by an Angel (1995), and Party of Five (1995). He gained prominence in the early 2000s with his portrayal of Scott Summers / Cyclops in the X-Men film series (2000–2014), and starred in Superman Returns (2006). Other works during this period include The Notebook (2004), 10th & Wolf (2006), and The Alibi (2006). Following his breakthrough in comic book films, Marsden went on to star in various genre films, including Hairspray (2007), which was a critical and commercial success and won many awards for its ensemble cast. As Corny Collins, he sang two songs for the film's soundtrack which has been certified Platinum by the RIAA. He subsequently appeared in the films Sex Drive (2008), The Box (2009), and Straw Dogs (2011). Marsden has also had starring roles in family-friendly films such as Enchanted (2007) and Hop (2011), and leading roles in 27 Dresses (2007), The Best of Me (2014), and Sonic the Hedgehog (2020). In 2012, Marsden starred in a range of independent films such as Small Apartments, Bachelorette, and Robot & Frank. He later returned to television guest-starring in Modern Family (2011), and playing Liz Lemon's love interest, Criss Chros in 30 Rock (2012–2013) in a supporting role. In 2013, Marsden portrayed President John F. Kennedy in Lee Daniels's The Butler, and had a supporting role in Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. He starred as gunslinging sentient android Teddy Flood in the HBO science fiction series Westworld (2016–2018), as part of the main ensemble. Since 2019, Marsden has starred as Steve and Ben Wood in the Netflix black comedy series Dead to Me. ​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Career History
Being Produced
2022
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 as Tom Wachowski
Disenchanted as Edward
2021
The Boss Baby: Family Business as Tim Templeton (voice)
My Little Pony: A New Generation as Hitch Trailblazer (voice)
2020
Sonic the Hedgehog as Tom Wachowski
Born of a Dream as F.A. Jones
30 Rock: A One-Time Special as Criss Cross (voice)
2018
Henchmen as Hank (voice)
Shock and Awe as Warren Strobel
2017
Tour de Pharmacy as Rex Honeycut
2015
The D Train as Oliver Lawless
Welcome to Me as Rich Ruskin
Accidental Love as Scott
Unfinished Business as Jim Spinch
2014
The Loft as Chris Vanowen
Walk of Shame as Gordon
The Best of Me as Dawson Cole
X-Men: Days of Future Past as Scott Summers / Cyclops
2013
As Cool as I Am as Chuck Diamond
2 Guns as Quince
The Butler as John F. Kennedy
2012
Robot & Frank as Hunter
Bachelorette as Trevor Graham
Small Apartments as Bernard Franklin
2011
Straw Dogs as David Sumner
Hop as Fred
2010
2009
The Box as Arthur Lewis
2008
27 Dresses as Kevin Doyle
Sex Drive as Rex Lafferty
Pip's Predicament: A Pop-Up Adventure as Prince Edward (voice)
2007
Enchanted as Prince Edward
Hairspray as Corny Collins
2006
2005
Heights as Jonathan
2004
The 24th Day as Dan
The Notebook as Lon Hammond Jr.
2003
2002
Interstate 60 as Neal Oliver
2001
Sugar & Spice as Jack Bartlett
Once Upon a Time: The Super Heroes as Cyclops (archive footage)
Zoolander as John Wilkes Booth
2000
Gossip as Derrick Webb
X-Men as Scott Summers / Cyclops
1998
Disturbing Behavior as Steve Clark
1997
On the Edge of Innocence as Jake Walker
Bella Mafia as Luka
Campfire Tales as Eddie (segment "The Hook")
1996
Gone in a Heartbeat as Michael Haller
Public Enemies as Doc Barker
1994
1993