Voted by TV Guide as "Hollywood's 25 Hottest", James is currently recurring on the FX drama Justified. He recently finished Hawaii Five-O on CBS, and a 4-year run on NBC's Heroes as 'Ando'.
He currently stars in Break.com's new Action series Armed Response, and the new Digital series Daybreak, from the producers of 24 & Touch (FOX).
A native of NYC, James graduated from Bronx H.S. of Science, then went on to study communications & broadcasting at Boston University, and New England Institute of the Arts.
After a stint in a hip-hop group in college, and trying out improv comedy, James moved to LA on a one-way ticket & a single suitcase, where he began his training in music, dance, and acting.
His first ever Television audition landed him on CBS's J.A.G. Other TV credits include CSI, NBC's Las Vegas, The West Wing, Heist, as well as ABC's Threat Matrix, and CW's All About the Andersons.
James has starred in feature films such as Star Runners, Shutter, & the comedy How to Make love to a Woman. In 2014, he will be in Catherine Hardwicke's new thriller Plush, as well as Born 2 Race: Fast Track, Criticsized, Ragamuffin, and Richard Gabai's action thriller Nonstop.
James plays basketball for The Hollywood Knights, a charity celebrity team, and participated in Robbie Williams' Soccer Aid for UNICEF, at Manchester United's Old Trafford in England.
An avid outdoorsman, James enjoys scuba diving & playing ultimate frisbee. He is also an active member of the Global Green eco campaign & the Creative Coalition.