A Sleep of Prisoners
James trained at the Academy Drama School. Theatre work includes Gethin Price in Comedians, (Camden People's Theatre), Bottom in A Midsummer Night's Dream, (Ravenscourt Park), Chinese Policeman Pong in Aladdin (Connaught Theatre), Master Brook in The Withered Arm (Kings Head Theatre), Mr Barn Owl & Co in The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark, Gano in The Man in the Moon (Blunderbus Theatre Co.), George Webb & Sandy Lane on two occasions in John Godber's musical Big Trouble in the Little Bedroom (Hull Truck) and more recently the delightful Chiron in Titus Andronicus (BAC). Film/TV credits include Squit in The Seven Swords of Wayland plus many short films, including various projects at the NFTS.
James enjoys a fruitful existence in South London playing his drums as well as chess for Dulwich Plough Chess Club.