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Brion James

Actor
Biography
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 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.

Personal Info

Occupation Actor
Place of Birth Redlands, California, USA
Birthday 1945-02-20

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Filmography by Year

2
2005
1
2002
3
2000
7
1999
7
1998
7
1997
5
1996
8
1995
11
1994
7
1993
5
1992
1
1991
4
1990
5
1989
6
1988
2
1987
3
1986
4
1985
1
1984
2
1983
3
1982
5
1981
3
1980
1
1979
3
1978
4
1976
2
1975

Filmography by Genre

Action
39
Thriller
31
Drama
30
Comedy
26
Science Fiction
25
Crime
22
TV Movie
15
Horror
13
Adventure
13
Mystery
10
Western
6
Romance
6
Fantasy
5
Music
3
Family
3
Etc
2
History
1
Action & Adventure
1
War
1