James Caan

Actor / Character Actor | * 03/26/1940 (80) | The Bronx, New York, USA
James Edmund Caan (born March 26, 1940) is an American actor. After early roles in The Glory Guys (1965), for which he received a Golden Globe nomination, El Dorado (1967), and The Rain People (1969), he came to prominence in the 1970s with significant roles in films such as Brian's Song (1971), Cinderella Liberty (1973), The Gambler (1974), Freebie and the Bean (1974), Rollerball (1975), Funny Lady (1975), A Bridge Too Far (1977) and ()
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James Caan  (born March 26, 1940) is an American actor. He is best-known for his starring roles in The Godfather, Thief, Misery, A Bridge Too Far, Brian's Song, Rollerball, Kiss Me Goodbye, Elf, and El Dorado. He also starred as "Big Ed" Deline in the television series Las Vegas.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for James Caan

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

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Movies with James Caan as Actor(114)

as Sherriff Doyle2020 Acre Beyond the Rye
as Harry2019 Holy Lands
as himself2019 It Takes a Lunatic
as Agent Gamble2018 Con Man
as Col. Tom Rockwell2018 Out of Blue
as Senator George Lawrence Secord2017 The Red Maple Leaf
as Roger Flynn2017 Good Enough
as Grandpa2017 Undercover Grandpa
as Harold Grainey2016 The Good Neighbor
as Tap2016 JL Family Ranch
as Professor Bernard Issaacs2015 Sicilian Vampire
as Earnshaw2015 Wuthering High
as Lt. Col. Christopher Holden2015 The Throwaways
as Walter2014 Preggoland
as Mike 'Brother' Albright2014 A Fighting Man
2014 Altman
as Schuuster2014 The Outsider
as himself2013 Seduced and Abandoned
as Leon2013 Blood Ties
as Tim Lockwood (voice)2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
as Mr. Allspice2012 Small Apartments
as Father McNally2012 That's My Boy
as himself2012 The Godfather Legacy
as Mr. Charles Seaboldt2011 Detachment
as himself2011 His Way
as Max Saltzman2010 Henry's Crime
as Tim Lockwood (voice)2009 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
as Gerry Ryan2009 Mercy
as Jerry Haggerty2009 Middle Men
as Salvatore Palmeri2008 Wisegal
as Mr. Riccoli (segment "Brett Ratner")2008 New York, I Love You
as The President2008 Get Smart
as (archive footage)2006 The Godfather and the Mob
as Darren Mason2005 Santa's Slay
as Jimmy2005 This Thing of Ours
as Mr. Harry Dewitt2004 The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie
as The Big Man2003 Dogville
as Leonard Grey2003 Jericho Mansions
as Walter Hobbs2003 Elf
as Sheriff Morgan McKenna2002 Blood Crime
as Marvin2002 City of Ghosts
as John Flinders2001 Warden of Red Rock
as Lance Huston2001 In the Shadows
as Capt. Fred Moosally2001 A Glimpse of Hell
as Roy Baker2001 Dead Simple
as Frank Olchin2000 The Yards
as Charlie Doyles2000 Luckytown
as Joe Sarno2000 The Way of the Gun
as Kieran Johnson1999 This Is My Father
as Frank Vitale1999 Mickey Blue Eyes
as Philip Marlowe1998 Poodle Springs
as Sean McLennon1996 North Star
as Frank Colton1996 Bulletproof
as Mr. Henry1996 Bottle Rocket
as U.S. Marshal Robert Deguerin1996 Eraser
as Roy Sweeney1993 Flesh and Bone
as Sam Winters1993 The Program
as Tommy Korman1992 Honeymoon in Vegas
as Sonny Corleone1992 The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980
as Eddie Sparks1991 For the Boys
as Dr. Scurvy1991 The Dark Backward
as Spaldoni1990 Dick Tracy
as Paul Sheldon1990 Misery
as Det. Sgt. Matthew Sykes1988 Alien Nation
as Sgt. Clell Hazard1987 Gardens of Stone
as Jolly1982 Kiss Me Goodbye
as Frank1981 Thief
as Jack Glenn / Jason Glenn1981 Bolero: Dance of Life
as Thomas Hacklin, Jr.1980 Hide in Plain Sight
as Sailor in Fight1979 1941
as George Schneider1979 Chapter Two
as Frank 'Buck' Athearn1978 Comes a Horseman
as David Williams / Photographer1977 Another Man, Another Chance
as Sgt. Eddie Dohun1977 A Bridge Too Far
as himself1976 Silent Movie
as Jud McGraw1975 Little Moon And Jud McGraw
as Jonathan E.1975 Rollerball
as MIke Locken1975 The Killer Elite
as Billy Rose1975 Funny Lady
as Axel Freed1974 The Gambler
as Sonny Corleone1974 The Godfather: Part II
as Freebie1974 Freebie and the Bean
as Dick Kanipsia1973 Slither
as John Baggs Jr.1973 Cinderella Liberty
as Santino 'Sonny' Corleone1972 The Godfather
as Brian Piccolo1971 Brian's Song
as Larry Moore1971 T.R. Baskin
as Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom1970 Rabbit, Run
as Jimmy Kilgannon1969 The Rain People
as Cmdr. Richard Bolton, RNVR1969 Submarine X-1
as Buck Burnett1968 Journey to Shiloh
as Lee Stegler1968 Countdown
as himself1968 Filmmaker
as Paul Montgomery1967 Games
as Mississippi1967 El Dorado
as Pvt. Anthony Dugan1965 The Glory Guys
as Mike1965 Red Line 7000
as Randall Simpson O'Connell1964 Lady in a Cage

TV Shows/Series with James Caan as Actor(20)

as Terry 'The Cannon' Gannon, Sr.2013 Back in the Game
as Ed Deline2003 Las Vegas
as Sonny Corleone2000 Big Sound
as Jeff Brubaker1963 Channing
1962 Combat!
as Buddie Simpson1962 The Wide Country

Movies with James Caan as Crew(2)

Directing/Director1980 Hide in Plain Sight
Crew/Thanks1974 The Godfather: Part II

TV Shows/Series with James Caan as Crew(2)

Writing/Writer1995 Star Trek: Voyager

Full Name: James Caan
Born: Tuesday, 03/26 1940 (March) in The Bronx (current age: 80 years + 107 days)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Educated at: Michigan State University, Hofstra University, Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre
Spouses (current/former): Sheila Ryan
Children: Scott Caan
Student of: Takayuki Kubota
Other names for James Caan (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"James Edmund Caan"
"Jimmy Caan"
"Джеймс Каан"
James Caan frequently works together with these people:
Robert Duvall (9x, Actor)
Leslie Nielsen (8x, Actor)
Paul Sorvino (8x, Actor)
Philip Abbott (8x, Actor)
Seth MacFarlane (7x, Actor)
George Lucas (7x, Crew)
Leonard Nimoy (7x, Actor)
Robert Loggia (7x, Actor)
Jack Klugman (7x, Actor)
Majel Barrett (7x, Actress)
Danny Smith (7x, Cast)

Other people with this name: James Caan

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:688, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 06/30/2020