James Remar Height Weight Age Net Worth

James Remar

James Remar
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Birth Date

December 31, 1953


70 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Salt and Pepper

Eye color



5 ft 9 in | 175 cm

Net Worth

$5 Million


72 kg | 158.5 lbs

Shoe size

9 US | 42 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

William James Remar was born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, on December 31, 1953, is an American actor.

Young James Remar began his professional acting career in 1978.

He made his big screen debut in drama film On the Yard (1978) in role as Larson.

He got his television debut in NBC police procedural series Hill Street Blues (1981) in episode "Rites of Spring", in role as Cooper.

James's breakthrough performance came as 'Ajax' in action thriller film The Warriors (1979).

He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Bent" (1979) in role as Wolf, at Apollo Theater.

James Remar Height and Weight

How tall is James Remar and what is his weight? James Remar's height is 5' 9" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 175 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 158.5 іn pоunds or 72 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

James Remar Age

James Remar is 70 years old.

James Remar Net Worth

James Remar net worth is around 5 million dollars.

Best Movies

He was nominated for the Gold Derby Film Award for Ensemble Cast and the San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Ensemble Performance for his role as 'Ace' Speck, Butch Pooch in revisionist Western film Django Unchained (2012).

48 Hrs. (1982) buddy cop action comedy as Albert Ganz

Rent-A-Cop (1987) thriller comedy as Dancer

The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986) adventure as Creb

White Fang (1991) adventure drama as 'Beauty' Smith

Wedlock (1991) science fiction action as Sam

Renaissance Man (1994) comedy as Captain Tom Murdoch

Blink (1994) neo-noir thriller as Thomas Ridgely

Boys on the Side (1995) comedy drama as Alex

The Phantom (1996) superhero as Quill

The Quest (1996) martial arts as Maxie Devine

Fear X (2003) psychological thriller as Peter

The Girl Next Door (2004) romantic comedy as Hugo Posh

Ike: Countdown to D-Day (2004) historical war drama as Gen. Omar Bradley

He voiced Larousse in animated comedy drama movie Ratatouille (2007).

He voiced Sideswipe in science fiction action film Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011).

The Blackcoat's Daughter (1994) supernatural psychological horror as Bill

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019) comedy drama as 'Ugly Owl' Hoot

Dead Reckoning (2020) action thriller as Agent Richard Cantrell

The Noel Diary (2022) romantic comedy drama as Scott Turner

Best TV Shows

He was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for his role as Harry Morgan in Showtime crime drama television series Dexter (2006-2013).

He won the BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award for Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama for his voice role as Tonraq in animated fantasy action series The Legend of Korra (2013-2014).

He was nominated for the Prism Award for Male Performance in a Drama Series Multi-Episode Storyline for his role as James Evans in ABC medical drama television series Grey's Anatomy (2013-2014).

Total Security (1997) ABC drama series as Frank Cisco

The Huntress (2000-2001) USA Network crime drama series as Tiny Bellows

S*x and the City (2001-2004) HBO romantic comedy drama series as Richard Wright

Battlestar Galactica (2005) Syfy military science fiction series as Meier

Thief (2006) FX thriller crime drama miniseries as Agent Patterson

Jericho (2006-2007) CBS post apocalyptic action drama series as Jonah Prowse

State of Affairs (2014-2015) NBC espionage thriller series as Syd Vaslo

The Shannara Chronicles (2016) MTV fantasy drama series as Cephalo

Gotham (2017) Fox superhero crime drama series as Frank Gordon

The Path (2017) Hulu drama series as Kodiak

Black Lightning (2018-2021) The CW superhero drama series as Peter Gambi

Magnum P.I. (2018–2019, 2023) CBS action drama series as Captain Buck Greene

Animal Kingdom (2109) TNT drama series as Detective Andre

City on a Hill (2019) Showtime crime drama series as Richy Ryan


Attended John Ward Elementary School located in Newton, Massachusetts.

Studied at Newton North High School.

Studied at Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City.

Has Ashkenazi Jewish, Irish and English ancestry.

Good friend with actor Marcus Henderson.

He voiced Executor Hideo in video games:

Destiny (2014)

Destiny 2 (2017)

Destiny 2: The Witch Queen (2022)

He voiced Captain Jason Narville in video game Killzone 3 (2011).

He voiced Harvey Dent / Two-Face in video game Batman: The Brave and the Bold – The Videogame (2010).

He voiced Ajax in video game The Warriors (2005).


He married Atsuko Remar in 1984, they have a son, Jason Remar and a daughter, Lisa Remar.