James Cromwell, an American actor with a net worth of $8 million, is worth $8 million. James Cromwell, who was born in Los Angeles, California, graduated from Middlebury College before enrolling at Carnegie Mellon University. Before shifting to film and television work in the mid-1970s, he began his career onstage as a member of a theatrical family.
His early career included guest-starring appearances on “The Rockford Files,” “All in the Family,” “Maude,” and “Barbary Coast,” as well as minor roles in films such as “Murder by Death” and “The Cheap Detective.” Since then, he has appeared in numerous television programs, including “Magnum, P.I.,” “Matlock,” “Home Improvement,” “Picket Fences,” “ER,” and “Star Trek: The Next Generation.” He is best known for his portrayal of George Sibley on “Six Feet Under” and his roles in “Babe,” “L.A. Confidential,” “The General’s Daughter,” “The Green Mile,” “The Snow Walker,” “The Longest Yard,” and “The Artist.”
Biography and Education
James Oliver Cromwell was born in Los Angeles, California, United States on January 27, 1940, and was raised in Manhattan, New York. He was born to actress Kay Johnson and actor and director John Cromwell.
James Cromwell attended The Hill School, Middlebury College, and Carnegie Mellon University, where he earned a degree in architecture; he later studied acting in New York City at HB Studio.
The Rockford Files gave the 80-year-old actor his first television role as Terry. Following that, he appeared in shows like All in the Family, Baltimore, M*A*S*H, Murder by Death, and others.
He appeared in films such as Tank and Revenge of the Nerds in 1984. He also starred as a mental patient in an episode of the American sitcom Night Court.
Babe, The People vs. Larry Flynt, The Education of Little Tree, L.A. Confidential, The Green Mile, The General’s Daughter, and others are among his early cinematic credits.
James first appeared in Star Trek: First Contact in 1996, playing Dr. Zefram Cochrane. He also starred in the Star Trek: Enterprise pilot Broken Bow, as well as episodes of The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, and Starship Down.
Along with co-stars Liev Schreiber, Melanie Griffith, and Brenda Blethyn, he gained media and public recognition for his part as newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst in the television film RKO 281. He was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Television Movie for his performance.
Cromwell starred as George Sibley in HBO’s drama series Six Feet Under from 2003 to 2005, earning him his third Emmy Award and two Screen Actors Guild Award nominations. He starred opposite Peter Krause, Lauren Ambrose, Jeremy Sisto, and Michael C. Hall in the series.
James Cromwell portrayed Professor Robert Callaghan/Yokai in the Disney film Big Hero 6 in 2014. In the same year, he played Warren Daniels in the crime drama series Murder in the First for ten episodes.
Cromwell made appearances in HBO’s Succession and Starz’s Counterpart in 2018. In the same year, he starred alongside Chris Pratt, Rafe Spall, and Bryce Dallas Howard in Jurassic World: The Fallen Kingdom as Benjamin Lockwood.
In addition, he will play Jack Bronson in the Australian comedy-drama film Never Too Late in 2020.
Where Does He Live?
The 80-year-old actor lived in Beverly Hills, California until 2008, according to multiple accounts. His current residence, however, remains unknown.
The median house price in Los Angeles, California is roughly $650,000, although depending on the house and neighborhood, it can reach millions of dollars.
Is Currently Married Third Wife
The Babe actor is married to Anna Stuart, who is also an actress, for the third time. Stuart’s co-star Charles Keating hosted their wedding on January 1, 2014.
He was formerly married to Julie Cobb, an actress, from May 29, 1986, till 2006. He married Anne Ulvestad on November 27, 1976, and they divorced in 1986. Anne and James had three children together throughout their marriage.