James Marsden

James Marsden was born September 18, 1973 in Stillwater, Oklahoma, to Kathleen, a nutritionist, and James Luther Marsden, a distinguished professor. His parents divorced when he was nine. Marsden grew up with his four other siblings, sisters, Jennifer and Elizabeth, and brothers, Jeff and Robert. James was married to Lisa Linde on July 22, 2000. They have a son, Jack Holden who was born on February 1, 2001.The couple also have a daughter, Mary James, who was born on August 10, 2005. They divorced in 2011. Marsden has another son with model Rose Costa.

While vacationing with his family in Hawaii, he met actor Kirk Cameron and his sister Candace Cameron Bure.  They invited him to visit them in Los Angeles. He attended Oklahoma State for another year and finally packed his bags and left for Los Angeles to follow his dreams of becoming an actor. Marsden got his first acting job on the pilot of The Nanny. Marsden gained much success over the years acting in films such as X-Men, Zoolander, X2: X-Men United, X-Men: The Last Stand and Superman Returns.

In 2013 he was nominated for 2 SAG Awards, one for his role in The Butler and the second for his guest appearance on 30 Rock.

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