James Woods is an American multi-talented actor, voice actor, and producer well known for starring in the films Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Casino (1995), and Videodrome(1983). He is also famous for his voice as Hades in animation adventure Hercules (1997). In addition, the actor has been nominated for two Academy Awards including best actor and best supporting actor.
The American actor was born in Vernal, Utah, United States on 18th April 1947 with the birth sign Aries. He is American by nationality and is white in terms of ethnicity.
Woods is the son of Martha A. (mother) and Gail Peyton (father) Woods who was an army intelligence officer passed away in 1960. He also had a younger sibling named Michael Jeffrey, passed away in 2006 due to a heart attack.
After his father death, James was raised in Warwick, Rhode Island, along with his mother and stepfather Thomas Dixon.
Talking about his qualification he was schooled from Pilgrim High got his graduation in 1965 and later attended Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he majored in political as well as in computer science.
The 72-years-old actor is an avid poker player who has also competed in major tournaments such as Bellagio World Poker Tour Championship. He has also played in the WPT's Hollywood Home Game series in 2004.
Moving on to, the actor's personal life he first married to Kathryn Morris, a costume designer in 1980 later they divorced in 1983. His second marriage took place in 1989 to Sarah Owen and like the previous one, they divorced in 1990.
As of August 2019, the American actor's net worth sits at $20 million. He gathered his wealth from starring in several movies.
According to PayScale, the American actor's earning starts from $19 k -171 k per year, with an average of around $50 thousand a year. Similarly, James' salary ranges between $19 k -171 k per, as an actor.
He also sold his house for $2.9 million which is in Beverly Hills in 2017-18. The house includes 2,200-square-feet single level and has two bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms.
Like Woods, American actor such as Jon Barinholtz ($20 million), Michael Imperioli ($20 million), and Justin Mikita ($20 million) also earns a similar amount of net worth with their similar profession.
After finishing college he started working under stage manager Tim Affleck where he also became a student at the Theatre Company of Boston. Later, he won a Theatre World Award in Micheal Weller's play Moonchildren for his role.
Moving on to his filmography he has featured in 130 films and TV series including his small screen debut in a film The Visitors (1972) directed by Elia Kazan. He role as Bill Schmidt alongside Patrick McVey, Patricia Joyce, Steve Railsback and more.
In 1987 James won Outstanding lead actor in the movie Promise and In 1989 he again won the same award for My Name Is Bill W.
James Woods is an American actor, voice actor, and producer mostly recognized for starring Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Casino (1995), and Videodrome(1983).
Woods is American by nationality and is white in terms of ethnicity.
He is 72-years-old as of 2019.
He stands tall at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (180 cm).
The American actor net worth sits at $20 million as of August 2019.