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James Carroll Jordan

Actor | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Rich Man, Poor Man - Book II (1976-1977) | Days of Our Lives (1965) | Slash Dance (1989)
AKA 
James W. Carroll | James C. Jordan | James Carol Jordan | James Carrol Jordan | James Jordan | James Carroll Jordon  Less
BORN 
Jan 13, 1950 (age 67)
HEIGHT *
6' 0" (1.83m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 50-60
GUILDS *
AFTRA | British Equity | SAG
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian | Native American
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
210 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Heavyset
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone
ATHLETICS *
Surfing | Tennis | Swimming | Baseball | Golf  Less
ACCENTS *
Southern | British | Irish | Italian | French | Spanish  Less
INSTRUMENTS *
Guitar
DANCE *
Ballroom
WORK HISTORY *
Voice Over | Film | Music Video | Radio | Theater | Commercial | Industrial | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Writing | Acting
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Dead in TombstoneDead in Tombstone (Video) Father Paul (as James Jordan)  Less 2013 $5.2MM
  • Primary photo for Black Snake MoanBlack Snake Moan ADR Loop Group (as James Jordan)  Less 2006 $15MM $9.4MM
  • Primary photo for Dot.KillDot.Kill Dr. Morelli (as James Jordan)  Less 2005 $6MM
  • Primary photo for Capone's BoysCapone's Boys Mayor (as James Jordan)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Christmas Carol: The MovieChristmas Carol: The Movie Theatre Manager (as James Jordan)  Less 2001 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Diggity's TreasureDiggity's Treasure Mr. Jackson (as James Jordan)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The EnemyThe Enemy Henry (as James Jordan)  Less 2001 $6MM
  • Primary photo for Slash DanceSlash Dance Logan (as James Carrol Jordan)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for SuperchickSuperchick Marine  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for ShowdownShowdown Chuck - Age 18 (uncredited)  Less 1973
Past Television (59 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie's PoirotAgatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series) Abe Ryland (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for DraculaDracula (TV Series) Havershim (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Air Force One Is DownAir Force One Is Down (TV Mini-series) Senator (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Feb 21, 2013) Senator (credit only) (as James Jordan)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Feb 21, 2013) Senator (as James Jordan)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hatfields & McCoysHatfields & McCoys (TV Mini-series) Sheriff Maynard (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
    • Episode #1.2 (May 29, 2012) Sheriff Maynard (as James Jordan)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (May 28, 2012) Sheriff Maynard  Less
  • Primary photo for HustleHustle (TV Series) Sheriff Wendel (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for High Plains InvadersHigh Plains Invaders (TV Movie) Sheriff (as James Jordan)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for If...If... (TV Series) John (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for DoctorsDoctors (TV Series) Brad Mayes (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Fooling HitlerFooling Hitler (TV Movie) Gen. Patton (as James Jordan)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The American EmbassyThe American Embassy (TV Series) Bill South (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for The 10th KingdomThe 10th Kingdom (TV Mini-series) Mr. Murray (3 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 3
  • Primary photo for McLibel!McLibel! (TV Mini-series) Howard Lyman (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Episode #1.2 (May 18, 1997) Howard Lyman (as James Jordan)  Less
  • Primary photo for EllingtonEllington (TV Series) Frank Chayevsky (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Are You Afraid of the Dark?Are You Afraid of the Dark? (TV Series) Dr. Capel-Smith (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for LovejoyLovejoy (TV Series) Ed Taylor (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Sweating BulletsSweating Bullets (TV Series) Grant (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Chris CrossChris Cross (TV Series) Coach Stokes (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Seduction: Three Tales from the 'Inner Sanctum'Seduction: Three Tales from the 'Inner Sanctum' (TV Movie) Dick  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Paul G. Abbott / Doug Brooke / Adam Rogers / Skip Fleming (4 episodes, 1984–1990)  Less 1984–1990 4
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  • Primary photo for TaggartTaggart (TV Series) Sam Paris (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for CoachCoach (TV Series) Doug Madison (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for The Great Escape II: The Untold StoryThe Great Escape II: The Untold Story (TV Movie) Capt. Lewis  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal MissionThe Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission (TV Movie) Lonnie Wilson  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Law and Harry McGrawThe Law and Harry McGraw (TV Series) Tom Wylie (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Blacke's MagicBlacke's Magic (TV Series) David Cameron (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for RiptideRiptide (TV Series) Eddie Gerrard (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Remington SteeleRemington Steele (TV Series) Clay Pratt (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Matt HoustonMatt Houston (TV Series) Reporter (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Three's a CrowdThree's a Crowd (TV Series) Anthony (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Simon & SimonSimon & Simon (TV Series) Tim (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Mike HammerMike Hammer (TV Series) McCabe (4 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984 4
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  • Primary photo for London and Davis in New YorkLondon and Davis in New York (TV Movie) Brandon Wephal  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Mike Chapman (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Memorial DayMemorial Day (TV Movie) Richards  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Dukes of HazzardThe Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series) Ruel McBride (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of the UnexpectedTales of the Unexpected (TV Series) Alan Brodie (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Loving Friends and Perfect CouplesLoving Friends and Perfect Couples (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Voyagers!Voyagers! (TV Series) Jean Lafitte (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Romance TheatreRomance Theatre (TV Series) Actor (5 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 5
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  • Primary photo for The Blue and the GrayThe Blue and the Gray (TV Mini-series) Professor Lowe (2 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 2
    • Part 2 (Nov 16, 1982) Professor Lowe  Less
    • Part 1 (Nov 14, 1982) Professor Lowe  Less
  • Primary photo for The Misadventures of Sheriff LoboThe Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series) Buzz Wilson (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Diary of a Teenage HitchhikerDiary of a Teenage Hitchhiker (TV Movie) Ron Leland  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for SteeletownSteeletown (TV Movie) Bill Anderson, Company president  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for LucanLucan (TV Series) Ty Walker (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for WheelsWheels (TV Mini-series) Kirk Trenton (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for SwitchSwitch (TV Series) Dr. Tincannon (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Barnaby JonesBarnaby Jones (TV Series) Michael Sandell / Jack Meyer / Ralph Sturmer (3 episodes, 1974–1977)  Less 1974–1977 3
  • Primary photo for Rich Man, Poor Man - Book IIRich Man, Poor Man - Book II (TV Series) Billy Abbott (21 episodes, 1976–1977)  Less 1976–1977 21
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  • Primary photo for LincolnLincoln (TV Mini-series) Robert Lincoln (4 episodes, 1974–1976)  Less 1974–1976 4
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  • Primary photo for McNaughton's DaughterMcNaughton's Daughter (TV Mini-series) Tom O'Neill  Less 1976– 
  • Primary photo for McCloudMcCloud (TV Series) Steven Rhigas (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The RookiesThe Rookies (TV Series) Ned Weston / Roy Macklin (2 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974 2
  • Primary photo for Lucas TannerLucas Tanner (TV Series) Clay Winterbury (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The WaltonsThe Waltons (TV Series) Kevin Sturgess (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Room 222Room 222 (TV Series) Chuck Dawson (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for JigsawJigsaw (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Partridge FamilyThe Partridge Family (TV Series) Goose Waller (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Medical CenterMedical Center (TV Series) Pat Kelly (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
    • Circle of Power (Oct 20, 1971) Pat Kelly (as James Jordan)  Less
  • Primary photo for Days of Our LivesDays of Our Lives (TV Series) Steve Olson #2 (1972)  Less 1965– 
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for TattletalesTattletales (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself - Co-Host (5 episodes, 1976–1977)  Less 1976–1977
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  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Homefront: The RevolutionHomefront: The Revolution (Video Game) Actor (voice)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for DriverDriver (Video Game) Actor (voice) (as James Carol Jordan)  Less 1999

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Custers Last Stand * – Mitch Boyer BBC
  • Al's Lads * – Big Bull
  • Torchwood *
  • Alien Western * – Sherrif Tate Muse Films
  • Diary Of A Teenage Hitchhiker * – David / Lead ABC TV
  • The Dirty Dozen IV * – Haskell CBS MOW
  • The Great Escape 2 * – Cpt. Peeber Jadran Films
  • The Enemy * – Holman Carousel Films
  • Diggity * – Sofer Carousel Films
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Taggart * – David Shane Scottish TV /Haldane Duncan
  • Lovejoy * ITV
  • Tenth Kingdom * CBS
  • Rich Man Poor Man Bk 2 * – Billy Abbott ABC/Universal/Bill Bixby
  • The Embassy * – series regular CBS
  • Ellington * – series lead ITV
  • Doctors *
  • Wheels * – Danny NBC Mini-series
  • McCloud * – Tony (Guest star) Universal TV
  • Coach * – Davis CBS comedy
  • Three's A Crowd * – Thomas ABC TV
  • The Waltons * – Jake Lorimar Prod.
  • The Partridge Family * – Goose Walreth ABC TV
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Complicit * – Ben Old Vic
  • High Society * – Seth Goucher Prod.
  • Only The Lonely * – Lacey Kenwright Prod.
  • Ride Down Mt. Morgan * – Lyman Derby Playhouse
  • Arsenic and Old Lace * – Mortimer Liverpool Playhouse

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Cal State Northridge * – BA in Drama and English 1972 Northridge, Cal
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Webber-Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art * – acting, various 1971 London

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Emmy nomination for Rich Man Poor Man Bk 2 * 1977

References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • my agents *

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • actor *
  • writer *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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