Michael Raymond James | Biography

Posted On: 23 Dec, 2014


Michael Raymond James | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth December 24, 1977
Age 39 Years 11 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Unknown
Girlfriend Not Disclosed
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Not Disclosed
Net Worth $8 Million Dollars(approx)
Height 5 feet 9 inches(175 cm)
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Not Yet

Michael Raymond James is an American actor who was born in 24th of December, 1977 in Detroit, Michigan. His real name is Michael Weverstad. He has already proved himself in his acting capabilities and is best known for his role in “True Blood” as Rene Lenier. He has always loved acting. From his early age, he has dreamed to become an actor someday.

He was a great athlete when he passed the school life. Later, he shifted to join the theatre and also attended classes in Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. He has also appeared many times in the stage including New York and Los Angeles. He is actively involved in this sector from 2003. He made debut in the television screen from “Line of Fire” in 2003 where he played the role of Threat. In that same year, he got chance to appear in “The Handler”. After that, he played several roles in different TV shows. In 2008, he was offered to play the role of Rene Lenier in the popular TV series “True Blood”. From this series, he became renowned to the audience. His uniqueness in acting was well appreciated by the critics as well as the audience. In 2009, he got chance to play the role of Jordan in “ER”. Lately, he has been appearing in many TV series. In 2012, he appeared in the role of Neal Cassidy in “Once Upon a Time” and he is playing this role till now.

He made his debut in the movies in 2000 from “Minor Blues”. Here, he played the small role of Dill. After that, he got chance to appear in the movies after 6 years. In 2006, he played the role of Gill in “Black Snake Moan”. Some of the movies in which he has played are “Last of the Ninth”, “The Twenty”, “Bowman”, “Jack Reacher” and “The Salvation”. Currently, h is working in “Sons of Liberty” which will be released in 2015.

He is a tall guy with the height of 5 feet 9 inch and has the weight of 75 kg. He has maintained his body properly. There are many ladies who are the fan of his body structure around the world. His shirtless pictures are viral in the web. There are rumors about his relationships with his co-stars. But he has not publicly announced any of it. He has already reached the age of 36 but has not thought about getting married yet. Because of this reason, many believe that he is a gay. He has the residence in Los Angeles and California. He is an American by nationality and is included in white ethnicity. His accent is unique and it has also been the cause that he can be pointed out among many actors in the play. He has always been cautious about his personal life. So, there is no record of his girlfriend as well as dating affairs.

He has the net worth of $45 million. In his short career, as he has proved himself as a capable actor, you do not want to miss his acting abilities. He is popular in the social sites as well. If you are also his fan, you can follow him in twitter, Facebook as well as in Instagram. His interviews, movies as well as TV shows can be watched in YouTube. His full biography is available in Wikipedia as well as IMDB.