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James Spader

1960-02-07 Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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James Todd Spader (born February 7, 1960) is an American actor and producer. He has portrayed eccentric characters in films such as Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989), Stargate (1994), Crash (1996), Secretary (2002), and Lincoln (2012). In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, he played the titular character of Ultron in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), which he portrayed through voice and motion capture. His television roles include those of attorney Alan Shore in The Practice (1997-2004) and its spin-off Boston Legal (2004-2008) (for which he won three Emmy Awards), and Robert California in the comedy-mockumentary The Office (2005-2013). He also stars as high-profile criminal-turned-FBI-informant Raymond "Red" Reddington in the NBC crime drama The Blacklist, (2013-) for which he has earned two Golden Globe Award nominations. Description above is from the Wikipedia article James Spader, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Avengers: Age of Ultron Ultron (voice) 2015-04-22
The Homesman Aloysius Duffy 2014-05-18
Final Cut: Hölgyeim és uraim (archive footage) 2012-02-04
Lincoln W.N. Bilbo 2012-11-09
Shorts Carbon Black 2009-08-21
Shadow of Fear William Ashbury 2004-09-14
Alien Hunter Julian Rome 2003-07-19
The Pentagon Papers Daniel Ellsberg 2003-03-09
I Witness Douglas Draper 2003-04-13
The Stickup John Parker 2002-02-01
Secretary E. Edward Grey 2002-09-20
Speaking of Sex Dr. Roger Klink 2001-10-18
Supernova Nick Vanzant 2000-01-14
The Watcher FBI Special Agent Joel Campbell 2000-09-08
Slow Burn Marcus 2000-09-12
Curtain Call Stevenson Lowe 1998-12-05
Driftwood The Man 1997-01-01
Keys to Tulsa Ronnie Stover 1997-04-11
Critical Care Dr. Werner Ernst 1997-10-31
Crash James Ballard 1996-07-17
2 Days in the Valley Lee Woods 1996-09-11
Wolf Stewart Swinton 1994-06-17
Stargate Daniel Jackson 1994-10-28
Dream Lover Ray Reardon 1993-10-24
The Music of Chance Jack Pozzi 1993-06-23
Bob Roberts Anchor, Chuck Marlin 1992-09-04
Storyville Cray Fowler 1992-08-26
True Colors Tim Gerrity 1991-03-15
Bad Influence Michael Boll 1990-03-09
White Palace Max Baron 1990-10-19
The Rachel Papers Deforest 1989-05-12
sex, lies, and videotape Graham Dalton 1989-08-04
Jack's Back John Allen Wesford / Richard Wesford 1988-05-06
Greasy Lake 1988-01-13
Less Than Zero Rip 1987-11-06
Wall Street Roger Barnes 1987-12-10
Mannequin Mr. Richards 1987-02-13
Baby Boom Ken Arrenberg 1987-10-07
Pretty in Pink Steff 1986-02-28
Tuff Turf Morgan Hiller 1985-01-11
Starcrossed Joey Callaghan 1985-01-31
The New Kids Eddie Dutra 1985-01-18
Family Secrets Lowell Everall 1984-05-13
Cocaine: One Man's Seduction Buddy Gant 1983-02-27
A Killer in the Family Donny Tison 1983-10-30
Diner Fenwick 1983-08-08
Endless Love Keith 1981-07-17
Team-Mates Jimmy 1978-11-21