Alfredo James Biography

Updated On Jul 19, 2019 Published On Feb 28, 2017
Facts of Alfredo James
Date of Birth: 1940 , April-25
Birth Nation: United States
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James worked at numerous places in order to pursue his dream of becoming an actor. His mother used to take him to the cinema and his grandmother used to tell her stories by which he was inspired to obtain his career in acting. He started studying at Herbert Berghof Studio which led him to cast in a minor role in the off-Broadway production.

Alfredo acting passion was accepted by Actors Studio where he studied under renowned coach Lee Strasberg which later bridges him to Oscar-winning movie The God Father. He became a sought leading man and earned numerous awards with the successive hit in every movie then after. James cast in the movie like “The Godfather sequel”, “You Don’t Know Jack”, “City Hall”, “Cruising”, and recently “Hangman”, “Misconduct”, “Danny Collins”. etc.           

Alfredo James earns numerous award and trophy in his lifetime career. He has won Oscar once and nominated eight times, Golden Globe award four times, BAFTA Award twice, etc. He was also awarded with an American Film Institute lifetime achievement award and also voted for the greatest film star of all time.     

Moving towards his personal life, Alfredo remained a lifelong bachelor but dated numerous celebrities. He had affairs with Australian actress Linda Hobbs, Diane Keaton, Penelope Anne Miller, acting Coach Jan Tarrant, Beverly D’Angelo, etc. Although James has never married, he has twin children with Beverly via IVF treatment and one daughter Julie Marie with Jan Tarrant.

Alfredo earns the tremendous amount of money in his career and his big chunk of the amount came from Movies which is $ 10 million per movie. He is living luxury life with expensive accommodation and cars by which it has been estimated that his current Net worth has been estimated as $ 145 Million.       







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Born in Manhattan, New York.

April 25 , 1940

Alfredo James was born on 25th April 1940 in Manhattan, New York. He is the son of Salvatore, an insurance agent and Rose. He doesn't have any siblings and attended Legendary High School. His parents get divorced when he was two years old.   

Death of his Mother


Alfredo James was always inspired by his mother, she used to take him to watch different movies and he used to perform in front of her saying some line in childhood. He also lost in grandmother by which he was in stress and disturbed very much.

Studied at Actors Studio.


Alfredo James dreams to become an actor take to Actor Studio after he studied at Herbert Berghof Studio. He had studied under the renowned Coach Lee Strasberg which bridged to cast in Big Screen Movies. 

Cast in The Godfather.


Alfredo James got the chance to cast in the Movie The Godfather after performing in few roles before. His outstanding performance won the heart of million of people and his diligent performance won his Oscar Movie and many other awards and trophy. 

Birth of Julie.


Alfredo James has a daughter name as Julie Marie with Jan Tarrant. Jan Tarrant is acting coach of Alfredo with whom he had spent several months and had affair. They were in relation and have gave birth to child but hadn't married ever. 

Gave Birth to Twins.

January 25 , 2001

Alfredo James had affair with several girls till now. He also had affair with Beverly and dated for several months. They gave birth to twin Anton James and Oliva Rose via IVF treatment. They has child but hadn't married till now. 

Cast in You Don't Know Jack.


James played a character of Dr. Jack Kevorkian in an HBO Film biopic entitled You Don’t Know Jack which was premiered in April. The movie was all about the life and work of the physician-assisted advocate. The movie earned Emmy Award for the lead role. 

Current Net worth.


Alfredo James earns the tremendous amount of money from his acting career and received $ 10 Million per movie. His big chunk amount of Net worth has been estimated at $ 145 Million by which he is living luxury life till now.