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James Howard Woods

Birthplace: Vernal, Uintah County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Gail Peyton Woods and Martha Ann Woods
Husband of <private> Woods (Owen) and <private> Woods (Morrison)
Brother of Michael Jeffrey Woods

Managed by: Nathan Luke Cowdrey
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About James Woods

James Howard Woods (born April 18, 1947) is an American actor, producer and voice artist. After his first Golden Globe nomination for a breakthrough role in The Onion Field (1979), Woods starred in Once Upon a Time in America, the Oliver Stone films Salvador and Nixon, Ghosts of Mississippi, and in the legal series Shark. He has won three Emmy Awards – for television movies Promise and My Name Is Bill W., and for the animated series Hercules. He has been nominated twice for an Academy Award. His voice work has been heard in the animated series The Simpsons, Family Guy, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, and in films Stuart Little 2 (as Falcon) and Disney's Hercules (as Hades).

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James Woods's Timeline

April 18, 1947
Vernal, Uintah County, Utah, United States