James Denton Biography

    Updated On Dec 26, 2017 Published On Aug 21, 2015
    Facts of James Denton
    Date of Birth: 1963 , January-20
    Birth Nation: United States
    Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
    Name David Tennant
    Nationality British
    Birth Place/City Bathgate
    Ethnicity White
    Profession Actor
    Weight in KG 74 KG
    Married Yes
    Married to Georgia Moffett (m. 2011)
    Children Ty Tennant, Olive Tennant, Wilfred Tennant
    Education Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Ralston Primary
    Online Presence Facebook,Wiki
    TV Show Doctor Who Since 1963
    Net Worth $7 million
    Eye Color Brown
    Hair Color Black
    Body Measurements 34-24-30 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
    Birth Name Melissa Sagemiller
    Father Sandy McDonald
    Mother Essdale Helen McDonald
    Working For Actress
    Face Color White
    Famous for Actress
    Divorce Yes
    Awards SFX Award For Best Actress
    Breast Size 34 D
    Waist size 24 in
    Hip Size 30 in
    Salary $ 15
    Tattoo(s) Not Available
    Religion Christianity
    Neck Size 8.7
    Shoe Size 9
    Movies Secret Smile
    Sisters Georgina
    Siblings Blair McDonald and Karen McDonald
    Girlfriend Unknown
    Music Group Maybach Music Group
    Nick Name Jana Kramer
    Affair with n
    Albums Don Henley
    Chest Size Unknown
    Boyfriend Josh Lucas
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    James Denton started his acting career at a young age of 23, at a community theater in Nashville. He then became a full-time actor. His first role came to the cinema as Stanley, in "A Streetcar Named Desire" and his another success was in the movie Lapin Lapin, appeared as the terrorist Bebert, during that time he was residing in Chicago.

    James is a married man. He married twice in his life. He dated his girlfriend, Deana Carter from his high school. She was a country music artist. They got married in 1997, but unfortunately, they ended their relationship with a divorce in 2000. The reason for the divorce was his rumors for having extramarital affairs. They don’t have any child together.

    He then married, Erin O'Brien, a personal trainer at Life Time Fitness, on December 16, 2002. He has two children with his second wife, a son named Sheppard (b. March 2003) and a daughter named Malin O’Brien (b. March 22, 2005). They now live in Chanhassen a city near Minneapolis, Minnesota. 

    James earns a massive salary through his acting career. He has featured in several movies through which he earns good amount of money. It is estimated that his current net worth is around $7 Million with a massive salary. 

    James Denton

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    Born in Nashville, Tennessee


    James was born in Nashville, Tennessee to J.T. Denton (1930–1993), a dentist who had served in the military and Mary Jean Woolslair Denton, who died from breast cancer in 2002. He was raised in nearby Goodlettsville.

    His father died


    He was born in upper middle class family to his father J.T. Denton. His father was born in 1930 and he was a dentist. He served in the military during the World War II. He died in 1993, but the reason for the death is unknown.

    His mother died


    James mother was Mary Jean Woolslair Denton. He was so fortunate that he was born to her. She provided him the love, care, affection and almost all the thing a mother can provide to their child. But in 2002, she died of cancer.

    Married to Deana Carter


    James married his high school girlfriend, Deana Carter, in1997. He dated him for a long time and finally bonded in the married life in 1997. They didn't have any children together. They almost remained together for four years.

    Divorced with his first wife, Deana Carter


    James married Deana Carter in 1997. But in 2000, they started living separately and finally divorced after few months. They didn't have any children together. The exact reason for their separation is unknown but it was rumored to be extra marital affairs.

    Married to Erin O'Brien


    After divorcing his first wife, on 16 December, 2002, he married Erin O'Brien. She is a personal trainer at Life Time Fitness. He has two children with his second wife, a son, Sheppard (b. March 2003) and a daughter, Malin O’Brien (b. March 22, 2005). They now live in Chanhassen a city near Minneapolis, Minnesota.

    First child, son named Sheppard Denton


    He welcomed his first child, son Sheppard Denton, with his wife Erin O'Brien Denton. He was born in March 2003. He was born shortly after their marriage. He was raised in Chanhassen a city near Minneapolis, Minnesota.

    Second child Malin O’Brien


    James and his wife, Erin O'Brien gave birth to their second child,  Malin O’Brien. She was born on March 22, 2005. She is the last children of this couple till date. It is believed that she along with her one older brother are living happily with her parents in Chanhassen a city near Minneapolis, Minnesota.

    Won Prism Awards


    In 2008, James won Prism Awards for Performance in a Comedy Series. He was nominated in this award for his role in Desperate Housewives. The same year he was also nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards.

    Won Screen Actors Guild Awards


    James won Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2005 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series. He also won this award a year later for the same nominations. He was also nominated in this award for the next three years but he was not lucky enough like before.

    Won ShockerFest


    He won ShockerFest in 2006. He was nominated in this award for Best Actor Fantasy / Science Fiction. He was nominated for his role in Assumption. He also won Teen Choice Awards the same year for TV - Choice Actor.

    Received Oprah Winfrey


    He received Oprah Winfrey's "Your Wildest Dream" on 19 February 2005. After receiving this he was taken from Fort Myers to Palms. He spends an afternoon there and received training with the Boston Red Sox Baseball team.

    Began acting at 23


    James started his acting career at 23, at a community theater in Nashville. He then became a full-time actor. His first role came in Chicago as "Stanley" in "A Streetcar Named Desire" and his last was as the terrorist "Bebert" in the French farce "Lapin Lapin".