Date of Birth: March 14th 1968
The eldest of eight children James Frain was born in Leeds, Yorkshire and raised in Essex. He received a degree in drama from the University of East Anglia and went on to graduate from London's Central School of Speech and Drama. There, he was discovered by Richard Attenborough, who directed him in Shadowlands (1993), his feature film debut.
James is also famous for her television roles in "The Tudors" (Thomas Cromwell) and "24" (Paul Raines).