Why Famous: James Woods is an esteemed actor who often portrays villains. His major film roles include "Once Upon a Time in America" (1984), "Casino" (1995), both with Robert De Niro.
Woods has won three Emmy awards for television movies and for the animated series "Hercules". Woods also won a Golden Globe in 1987 for his role in "Promise".
- 1980-08-13 Actor James Woods (33) weds costume designer Kathryn Morrison
- 1983-09-20 Actor James Woods (36) divorces costume designer Kathryn Morrison after 3 years of marriage
- 1989-06-02 Actor James Woods (42) weds horse trainer Sarah Owen (26) in Beverly Hills, California
- 1984-05-23 Crime epic film "Once Upon a Time in America" directed by Sergio Leone starring Robert De Niro and James Woods premieres at Cannes