July 18, 1940
81 years old
6 ft 3 in | 190.5 cm
80 kg | 176.5 lbs
12 US | 45 EU
James Brolin was born in Westwood, California, United States, on July 18, 1940, is an American actor.
Young James Brolin began his professional acting career with 20th Century Fox, he signed a contract in 1960.
He made his big screen debut in comedy film Take Her, She's Mine (1963) in uncredited role as Mel.
He got his television debut in ABC drama series Bus Stop (1961) in episode "The Resurrection of Annie Ahearn".
Brolin's breakthrough performance came as Steven Kiley in ABC medical drama television series Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969–1976).
He landed his directorial debut with thriller movie My Brother's War (1997) also he starred in role as John Hall.
Being Rose (2019) drama in role as Max, opposite Cybill Shepherd and Pam Grier
He directed and starred in role as Hank Pavlik in made-for-television romance movie Royal Hearts (2018).
Westworld (1973) space Western thriller opposite Yul Brynner and Richard Benjamin
The Amityville Horror (1979) supernatural horror with Margot Kidder and Rod Steiger
Von Ryan's Express (1965) war action opposite Frank Sinatra, Raffaella Carrà and Trevor Howard
Capricorn One (1978) thriller adventure with Elliott Gould, O. J. Simpson and Sam Waterston
The Car (1977) horror thriller opposite Kathleen Lloyd, John Marley and R.G. Armstrong
The Hunting Party (2007) action adventure thriller with Richard Gere, Terrence Howard and Jesse Eisenberg
Sisters (2015) comedy opposite Amy Poehler, Tina Fey and Maya Rudolph
Gas, Food Lodging (1992) romance with Brooke Adams, Ione Skye and Fairuza Balk
A Guy Thing (2003) comedy opposite Jason Lee, Julia Stiles and Selma Blair
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009) comedy with Jeremy Piven, Ving Rhames and David Koechner
Gable and Lombard (1976) biographical opposite Jill Clayburgh and Red Buttons
Skyjacked (1972) thriller action with Charlton Heston and Yvette Mimieux
High Risk (1981) adventure heist opposite Lindsay Wagner, James Coburn and Anthony Quinn
Night of the Juggler (1980) thriller action with Cliff Gorman and Abby Bluestone
The Cape Town Affair (1967) thriller spy opposite Claire Trevor and Jacqueline Bisset
Trapped (1973) action thriller with Susan Clark, Earl Holliman and Robert Hooks
Finish Line (1989) sports drama opposite Josh Brolin, Mariska Hargitay and Stephen Lang
The Alibi (2006) comedy drama with Steve Coogan, Rebecca Romijn and James Marsden
The 33 (2015) biographical drama opposite Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro and Juliette Binoche
He won the Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Steven Kiley in ABC medical drama television series Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969–1976).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his performance as Peter McDermott in ABC primetime soap opera Hotel (1983-1988).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his role as Ronald Reagan in biographical drama miniseries The Reagans (2003).
The Monroes (1966-1967) ABC Western series in role as Dalton Wales
He played various characters in live action television series Batman (1966-1967).
Extreme (1995) ABC adventure drama series in role as Reese Wheeler
Roseanne (1997) ABC sitcom in role as Edgar Wellman, Jr.
Pensacola: Wings of Gold (1997-2000) action adventure drama series in role as Lt. Colonel Bill Kelly
He hosted Fox television anthology series Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (1997).
The West Wing (2002) NBC political drama series in role as Governor Robert Ritchie
Blackout (2010) drama series in role as Terrance Danfield
He had recurring role as Jackson Hunt in ABC crime comedy drama television series Castle (2013-2016).
Life in Pieces (2015-2019) CBS sitcom in role as John Short
Graduated from University High School in West Los Angeles in 1958.
Attended Santa Monica City College.
Studied drama at the University of California at Los Angeles.
Has English, Swiss-German, German, Scottish and Irish ancestry.
Has a younger brother and two younger sisters.
Received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1998.
Lives in Malibu, California, United States.
He was married to:
Jan Smithers (1986-1995) they have one daughter, Molly Elizabeth
Jane Cameron Agee (1966-1986) they have two children, Josh and Jess
He married Barbra Streisand in 1998.