James Callis | Biography

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Date of Birth 1971-06-04
Nationality English
Profession Actor
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Neha Callis
Married on 1998
Children Sacha Callis, Joshua Amaan Callis, Anika Jahan Callis
Education at University of York,
Net Worth(s) $750 thousand
Height 5'11"
Place of Birth London, United Kingdom
Hair Color Brown-Dark

An exceptionally talented English actor, “James Callis” is best recongnized for portraying the role of Dr. Gaius Baltar in the military science fiction TV series ‘Battlestar Galactica (BSG)’. He is also known for showing brilliant performance in the romantic comedy movie ‘Bridget Jones’s Diary’. This renowned movie actor was born on 4th June, 1971 in London, U.K. As per his educational background, he completed his school education from the ‘Harrow School’. Later in the year 1933 he held his graduation degree from the ‘University of York’ majoring in English and Related Literature. While studying at the University, he was actively involved as an actor and director. He became a key member of the ‘University of York Gilbert and Sullivan Society’. To pursue his dream of becoming a renowned movie personality, he joined the ‘London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art’. He completed his graduation from the academy in 1996. James received the award for ‘Most Promising Newcomer’ for his brilliant performance in the two character play. After gaining huge appreciation, he started to appear in West End productions and other television series. The immensely talented James made his directorial debut from the British drama movie ‘Beginner’s Luck’. The movie gained negative response from the critics. Despite of that, he didn’t lose his hope and worked with more dedication toward his work.

It was in the year 1996 when he made his first television appearance with playing the role of Mark in the dark comedy series ‘Murder Most Horrid’. In the same year, he was casted in the drama series ‘Soldier Soldier’. In the year 1997, he made his movie debut with appearing in the short role in the movie ‘Weekend Bird’. After two years of release of the movie, he appeared in the movie ‘Surety’. Despite of his short roles, he was receiving positive response from the audience. In the year 2000, he appeared in two television movie ‘Jason & The Argonauts’ and ‘Arabian Nights’. With his exceptional acting talent, he started to get the role from other movie directors as well. His most appreciable role came in the movie Bridget Jones’s Dairy’. He received high appreciation from appearing in the movie. In addition to this, he has also shown his brilliant performance in the movies like ‘Victoria & Albert’, ‘Beginner’s Luck’, ‘One Night with the King’, ‘Battlestar Galactica: Razor’, ‘Reuniting the Rubbins’, ‘Merlin and the Book of Beasts’ and ‘Austenland’. He also gained wide attention and appreciation through appearing in the television series like ‘Numb3rs’, ‘FlashForward’, ‘Battlestar Galactica’, ‘Midsomer Murders’, ‘DCI Banks’, ‘Eureka’, ‘Arrow’ and ‘CSI’. His recent television appearance was seen in the BBC’s action drama programme ‘The Musketeers’.

Significance to his personal life biography, this dashing and talented actor is a married man. He got married to the beautiful lady, Neha Callis in 1998. He is blessed with three children named ‘Sacha Callis’, ‘Joshua Amaan Callis’ and ‘Anika Jahan Callis’ from being in a marital relation with his wife, Neha. It has been sixteen years of their marriage and there is still no news of their divorce published yet in the media. He has proved to be an ideal husband apart from being a phenomenal actor.

James is a dashing actor who has a great physique and attractive personality. He stands tall with an exemplified height of 5 feet 11 inches. James has maintained his body in a great shape. Many young girls go crazy to have one glance of him when he made his public appearance. He has been successful to grab the attention of audience through his dashing looks and exceptional acting talent. He has gained both recognition and rewards from his acting career. At the start of 2014, he has earned an estimated net worth amount of $750 thousand. More information about him can be obtained from the wiki and other internet sites. He can also be followed on his twitter account @jamescallis for his recent news and upcoming movie projects.