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Brion James

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Brion Howard James (February 20, 1945 – August 7, 1999) was an American character actor. Known for playing the character of Leon Kowalski in the movie Blade Runner, James portrayed a variety of colorful roles in well-known American films such as 48 Hrs., Another 48 Hours, Tango & Cash, Silverado, Red Heat, The Player and The Fifth Element. James' commanding screen presence and formidable physique at 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m) tall[1] usually resulted in his casting as a heavy, appearing more frequently in lower budget horror and action films throughout the 1980s and 1990s. James appeared in more than 100 films before he died of a heart attack aged 54. Description above from the Wikipedia article Brion James, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Feb 20, 1945 In Redlands, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
101
First Appeared:
In the series Victoria Wood's All Day Breakfast
Latest Project:
Series Gone: The Forgotten Women of Ohio 2017-07-22
Known For
Poster of Savage Land
Poster of The Player
Poster of Cherry 2000
Poster of Soggy Bottom, U.S.A.
Filmography
Series Victoria Wood's All Day Breakfast Trapper 2019
Series Gone: The Forgotten Women of Ohio 2017-07-22
Series Comedy Colosseum Ashley 2016
Series 太子妃升职记 Willy 2015-12-13
Series Ztracená brána Detective Harry Ball 2012-09-09
Series えむえむっ! Max Jenke 2010-10-02
Movie 30 Days of Night Unknown 2007-10-17
Series Ballbreakers Det. Eddie Eiler 2005-07-18
Movie Phoenix Point Spider Rico 2005-01-20
Movie The Operator Vernon Woods 2000-03-04
Movie In Gottes Hand Capitaine 1998-04-24
Movie Heist Caz 1998-06-30
Movie Jekyll Island - Ohne Ausweg Lawton Goodyear 1998-01-01
Movie Men in White General 1998-08-16
Movie A Place Called Truth Hank 1998-07-20
Movie Deadly Ransom Bobby Rico 1998-10-03
Movie Brown's Requiem Cathcart 1998-11-01
Movie The Soft Kill Ben McCarthy 1997-01-01
Movie Das fünfte Element General Munro 1997-05-07
Movie Stone Cold II - Heart of Stone Emery Ryker 1997-05-29
Movie Hilfe, meine Frau ist ein Saurier Salvador Dali / Sam 1997-10-07
Movie Underground – Die Vergeltung Captain Hilton 1997-10-28
Movie Evil Obsession Stavinski 1996-01-01
Movie Dome 4 Chairman 1996-01-01
Movie Space Defender - Goldrausch im Weltall Sam Horton 1996-01-01
Series Millennium – Fürchte deinen Nächsten wie Dich selbst Unknown 1996-10-25
Movie American Strays Oris 1996-09-12
Series Superman: The Animated Series Unknown 1996-09-06
Movie Spitfire Tough Guy (uncredited) 1995-01-24
Series The Marshal 1995-01-31
Movie Sketch Artist II: Hands That See Larry Walker 1995-01-28
Movie Dominion Lynwood 1995-04-25
Movie Highway des Todes - Bad Heat Sheriff Gordon 1995-10-23
Movie Steel Frontier General J.W. Quantrell 1995-03-28
Movie Metal Force - Apokalypse in L.A. Jared 1994-02-03
Movie Cabin Boy Big Teddy 1994-01-07
Movie Future Shock Jack Porter 1994-01-01
Movie The Dark - Mörderische Nacht Paul Buckner 1994-06-03
Movie Savage Land Cyrus 1994-09-13
Movie Scanner Cop Dr. Hampton 1994-07-27
Movie Radioland Murders Bernie King 1994-10-21
Movie The Companion Ron Cocheran 1994-10-14
Movie Hong Kong 97 Simon Alexander 1994-11-09
Movie Rio Diablo - Fluss des Todes 1993-02-28
Movie Time Runner Neila 1993-03-17
Movie American Karate Tiger Vice Principal Kowalski 1993-09-16
Series Walker, Texas Ranger Unknown 1993-04-21
Movie Brainsmasher - Der Rausschmeisser Brown 1993-11-17
Movie Black Magic Tom McKay 1992-09-21
Movie The Player Joel Levison 1992-04-03
Movie Frogtown II Prof. Tanzer 1992-11-03
Movie Nemesis Maritz 1992-12-26
Movie Mom Nestor Duvalier 1991-01-01
Movie Und wieder 48 Stunden Ben Kehoe 1990-06-08
Movie Street Asylum Reverend Mony 1990-06-06
Movie Mutator David Allen 1989-05-15
Movie Circles in a Forest Mr. Patterson 1989-08-01
Movie Tango und Cash Requin 1989-12-22
Series Tales from the Crypt Unknown 1989-06-10
Movie Scout Academy Glen Grunski 1988-05-13
Movie Red Heat Streak 1988-06-17
Movie D.O.A. - Bei Ankunft Mord Detective Ulmer 1988-03-18
Movie Dead Man Walking Decker 1988-09-15
Movie Red Scorpion Krasnov 1988-12-24
Movie Nightmare at Noon The Albino 1988-09-28
Movie Cherry 2000 Stacy 1987-11-12
Movie Steel Dawn - Die Fährte des Kriegers Tark 1987-11-06
Series Sins Arthur Coddish 1986-02-02
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Movie Die Androiden – Sie sind unter uns Alien Leader 1986-04-07
Series Sledge Hammer! Unknown 1986-09-23
Movie Zwei unter Volldampf Anthony Lazarus 1986-08-15
Movie Silverado Hobart 1985-07-10
Series Unglaubliche Geschichten Unknown 1985-09-29
Movie Fleisch & Blut Karsthans 1985-08-30
Movie Enemy Mine - Geliebter Feind Stubbs 1985-12-12
Movie Die Brut des Adlers Peyton 1984-07-01
Series The Bill Nassim 1984-10-16
Series Hunter Unknown 1984-09-18
Movie Der beste Spieler weit und breit: Sein größter Sieg Reece 1983-11-28
Series Das A-Team Ryder 1983-01-23
Series Der Hitchhiker Unknown 1983-11-01
Movie Blade Runner Leon Kowalski 1982-06-25
Movie Nur 48 Stunden Ben Kehoe 1982-12-07
Movie Soggy Bottom, U.S.A. Defalice 1981-10-09
Movie Wenn der Postmann zweimal klingelt Crapshooter 1981-03-20
Series When the Whistle Blows Unknown 1980-03-14
Series Big Shamus, Little Shamus Unknown 1979-09-29
Movie Zwei heiße Typen auf dem Highway Wayne's Car Wash Henchman 1978-06-02
Movie Blue Sunshine Tony 1978-03-20
Series CHiPs Unknown 1977-09-15
Series Roots Unknown 1977-01-23
Series Quincy Unknown 1976-10-03
Movie Nickelodeon Bailiff 1976-12-21
Movie Die Gangsterschlacht von Kansas City Homer Van Meter 1975-01-01
Series Unsere kleine Farm Unknown 1974-09-11
Series Die Waltons Unknown 1972-09-14
Movie Die Nacht der lebenden Toten 1968-10-01
Movie Wer den Wind sät Unknown 1960-06-24
Series Rauchende Colts Unknown 1955-09-10
Movie Die Schöne und die Bestie Unknown 1946-10-29