James Colby

James Colby

Highest Rated: 87% What Maisie Knew (2012)

Lowest Rated: 67% The Company Men (2010)

Birthday: Sep 20, 1961

Birthplace: Arlington, Massachusetts, USA

James Colby's talent as an actor was best showcased by his dramatic film work. Colby's early acting career mostly consisted of roles in various films, such as "The Paper" (1994) with Michael Keaton, the Penelope Allen dramatic adaptation "Looking for Richard" (1996) and "The Peacemaker" (1997) with George Clooney. He worked in television in his early acting career as well, including parts on "Law & Order" (NBC, 1990-2010) and "New York Undercover" (Fox, 1994-98). He kept working in film throughout the nineties and the 2010s, starring in "The Opponent" (2000) and "The Company Men" (2010). Recently, he tackled roles in the Jason Statham action movie "Safe" (2012), the Oscar Isaac dramatic musical "Inside Llewyn Davis" (2013) and the Andrew Garfield smash hit action film "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" (2014). He also appeared in the Marion Cotillard period drama "The Immigrant" (2014). He held additional roles in television including a part on "The Blacklist" (NBC, 2013-). Most recently, Colby appeared in "Jessica Jones" (2015-).

Highest rated movies

What Maisie Knew
Patriots Day
The Company Men




80% 86% Patriots Day Superintendent Billy Evans (Character) $31.8M 2016
No Score Yet 62% Keep in Touch Harrison (Character) - 2015
87% 80% What Maisie Knew Byron (Character) $1.1M 2012
67% 55% The Company Men Hector (Character) $4.4M 2010
No Score Yet 12% The Opponent Tommy (Character) - 2000


84% 48% Empire Burleson (Guest Star) 2017-2018
32% 64% Taken Agent John McCarron (Guest Star) 2018
No Score Yet 90% Chicago P.D. Ray Dwyer (Guest Star) 2015
77% 67% Gotham Unknown (Guest Star) 2014
35% 48% Taxi Brooklyn Captain John Baker (Character) 2014
No Score Yet 63% Unforgettable Lieutenant Morse (Guest Star) 2014
37% 62% Deception Patrick Rayburn (Guest Star) 2013
92% 76% Person of Interest Officer Murphy (Guest Star) 2013
76% 64% Body of Proof Unknown (Guest Star) 2011
No Score Yet 88% Blue Bloods Walter Ryder (Guest Star) 2010
78% 89% Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Greg Dunne (Guest Star) 2004 2009
No Score Yet 96% Law & Order Unknown (Guest Star) 1998 2001 2008
No Score Yet 84% Law & Order: Criminal Intent Bouncer (Guest Star) 2002 2008
39% No Score Yet Blind Justice Unknown (Guest Star) 2005
83% 83% NYPD Blue Ed Boyanovich (Guest Star) 1999 2004
No Score Yet 84% ER Tom Callahan (Guest Star) 2003
No Score Yet No Score Yet Family Law Unknown (Guest Star) 2002
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Practice Unknown (Guest Star) 2000
No Score Yet No Score Yet Early Edition Unknown (Guest Star) 2000
No Score Yet 64% Sliders Unknown (Guest Star) 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Profiler Unknown (Guest Star) 1999