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James studied Liberal Arts at the University of Miami in Coral Gables Florida. He delved into the Dramatic and Literary Arts, where he decided to embark on his life’s work ‐ a career in the entertainment industry.

Upon arriving in Hollywood James went to work – optioning several screenplays and selling one, “LOVE CALL COLLECT” to East West Productions – which unfortunately was not produced.

He wrote, directed and starred in the independent 35 mm feature “MY PERFECT DATE”. James has also worked on developing projects with such luminaries as Andy Tennant (Director, HITCH, SWEET HOME ALABAMA) and MC G (Director CHARLEY’S ANGLES, TERMINATOR 4) Who once said “That is the best Idea I have heard all year.” speaking about a spec TV pilot/ series which James wrote.

Currently James is a partner in the production company Echoed Images with actress Persia White (Star of the hit sitcom “GIRLFRIENDS”) which has a mandate to develop socially conscious projects for television and the big screen.


© James Marquiss 2011