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James Todd Spader was born on 7 February 1960, in Boston, Massachusetts USA, and is an actor known for a range of television and movie appearances, including ‘Pretty in Pink’, ‘Less Than Zero’, ‘The Pentagon Papers’ ‘Lies’, ‘The Practice’ and ‘Boston Legal’. James Spader is the winner of three Emmy Awards.

So just how rich is James Spader? Authoritative sources estimate that James’ net worth is at 12 million dollars, as of mid-2016, accumulated during his acting career now spanning almost 40 years.

James Spader Net Worth $12 Million

James was born into a family of educators Jean Fraser and Stoddard Greenwood Spader, in fact he was educated at his mother’s The Pike School, and his father’s Brooks School in North Andover, Massachusetts, but finished at Phillips Academy to the age of seventeen before moving to New York City to chase an acting career. James Spader opened his net worth account landing a role in the film ‘Endless Love’ directed by Franco Zeffirelli. Afterwards, he appeared in television films ‘A Killer in the Family’ directed by Richard T. Heffron, and ‘Family Secrets’ directed by Jack Hofsiss, plus on the big screen in films ‘Tuff Turf’ directed by Fritz Kiersch, ‘The New Kids’ directed by Sean S. Cunningham, ‘Pretty in Pink’ directed by Howard Deutch , and ‘Wall Street’ co-written and directed by Oliver Stone, among many others, now totalling over 40 plus 15 TV productions. However, the recognition of critics James gained only in 1988 co-starring with Cynthia Gibb in the horror film written and directed by Rowdy Herrington ‘Jack’s Black’, for which he received a nomination of a Saturn Award for the Best Actor, in this way increasing his net worth.

The following year Spader won a Cannes Film Festival Award for the Best Actor for his leading role in ‘Sex, Lies, and Videotape’ directed by Steven Soderbergh. The next successful role in the horror film ‘Wolf’ directed by Mike Nichols brought James a nomination of a Saturn Award for the Best Supporting Actor in 1994. Since then, for a decade Spader took various roles in films as follows ‘Stargate’ directed by Roland Emmerich, ‘Crash’ directed by David Cronenberg, ‘2 Days in the Valley’ directed by John Herzfeld and other films adding to his net worth.

From 2004, Spader began to dominate major film awards and festivals, this way making James net worth grew faster. He was nominated for a Satellite Award for the Best Actor in Television Series Drama for his role in David E. Kelly’s creation ‘Boston Legal’, and in 2005, he received four nominations and won a Primetime Emmy Award for the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for the same role. In 2006 and 2007 James won a Satellite Award for the Best Actor in Television Series and a Primetime Emmy Award for the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, not to mention the fact that he was nominated for several more awards the same years. It is worth mentioning, that his role of Alan Shore in the ‘Boston Legal’ was the best through his whole career and made the biggest impact on Spader’s net worth.

In 2012, James Spader increased his net worth receiving two nominations by Screen Actors Guild Awards, for the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series in the comedy series ‘The Office’ and for the for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role in the film ‘Lincoln’ directed by Steven Spielberg.

In his personal life, James Spader was married to Victoria Kheel(1987-2004) – they have two sons. He has been partnered with married Leslie Stefanson since 2002, and they have three children.

Quick Facts

Birth date: February 7, 1960
Birth place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Profession:Actor, Voice Actor
Nationality:American
Partner:Leslie Stefanson (2002–)
Spouse:Victoria Spader (m. 1987–2004)
Children:Sebastian Spader, Elijah Spader, Nathaneal Spader
Nominations:Screen Actors Guild Awards for the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2012), Saturn Award
Movies:‘The Office’, ‘Pretty in Pink’, ‘Less Than Zero’, ‘The Pentagon Papers’ ‘Lies’, ‘The Practice’, ‘Boston Legal’, ‘Stargate’, ‘Crash’, ‘2 Days in the Valley’
TV shows:‘A Killer in the Family’, ‘Family Secrets’, ‘Tuff Turf’, ‘The New Kids’, ‘Wall Street'
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Was a close friend of John Kennedy Jr., both having attended Phillips Academy (Andover) high school together. Spader even dined occasionally with John Jr. at his mother Jacqueline Kennedy's Upper East Side apartment in New York.
2The birth date on the "Ten Most Wanted" poster for Raymond "Red" Reddington on The Blacklist (2013) in February 7, 1960, Spader's actual birth date.
3He has English, as well as smaller amounts of Scottish, French, Dutch, German, and Swiss-German, ancestry. Many of his ancestral lines trace back to Colonial America of the 1600s. Among James's famous ancestors are Laurent Clerc, an educator of the deaf, mathematician Nathaniel Bowditch, Revolutionary War general Joshua Babcock, and Paul Mascarene, a Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia. James also shares a common "Vanderbilt" ancestor with famous businessman Cornelius Vanderbilt.
4Parents are Stoddard Greenwood and Jean Spader.
5Is a huge fan of Bob Dylan.
6Ex-son-in-law of Lee Kheel.
7Fiancée Leslie Stefanson gave birth to his third son on August 31, 2008.
8Has a photographic memory. He can look at a script and he remembers what the pages look like. As he films a scene, he "reads" the page. The only reason he screws up a line is if very similar words (e.g. it and is) are written fairly close together.
9His father died two weeks before he began production on Critical Care (1997).
10He was working as a janitor at a rehearsal studio in Times Square when he landed his first feature film Endless Love (1981).
11Auditioned for the role of Cadet Captain Alex Dwier in the drama film Taps (1981), but eventually lost to Sean Penn.
12Has appeared with Eric Stoltz in four films: A Killer in the Family (1983), The New Kids (1985), 2 Days in the Valley (1996) and Keys to Tulsa (1997).
13Good friends with actors Christian Clemenson, Robert Downey Jr., Eric Stoltz and Jason Alexander.
14Is quick to point out that, unlike the sleazy, sneaky characters he is best known for playing, he is actually a nice, friendly man in real life.
15First performer to win Leading Drama Actor Emmy Awards for portraying the same character (Alan Shore) on two different series (The Practice (1997) and Boston Legal (2004)).
16Has very poor eyesight, and cannot wear contact lenses. Has said that in roles in which he does not wear his eyeglasses, he can barely make out the face of the actor across from him in the scene.
17Loves cooking and is an excellent chef.
18Born on the same date (7 February 1960) as Saturday Night Live (1975)'s "TV Fun House" writer/cartoonist Robert Smigel, best known as the voice of Triumph the insult comic dog from Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993).
19Refuses to watch any of the movies he has appeared in.
20His wife, Victoria Spader, was the set decorator for Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989).
21Is known to prefer being called "Jimmy".
22Has two unsuccessful television pilots, Diner (1983) and Starcrossed (1985), to his credit.
23Greatly admires the work of Charles Laughton.
24Has two sons: Sebastian Spader (born 1989) and Elijah Spader (born 1992).


Net Worth & Salary

TitleSalary
Secretary (2002)$400,000 + gross points
Stargate (1994)$1,000,000


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Often plays sleazy, sneaky villains
2Rich smooth voice


Quotes

#Quote
1I've always loved antiheroes. Those were the characters I was drawn to growing up, and if I'm equipped to play a hero at all, it's certainly an antihero!
2When you're a kid running around playing make-believe, everything is changing from moment to moment - and a TV show is like that too. That's what I got into the business for! I like to know just enough to do the job.
3[on his menial jobs before acting] I drove a truck for a while for a meat packing plant. I shoveled manure at the Clarmont Riding Academy in New York. Mopped floors for a while. I uploaded railroad cars and trailers at a warehouse. I wasn't really qualified for anything else.
4[on doing Stargate (1994)] I didn't have a great knowledge of this genre. The only demand I was putting on the picture was that my paycheck came in and that I had fun making it. It seemed like it would be rather light-hearted. And it was. I'm not a big fan of films that take themselves seriously.
5[1995] I'm not eager at all to present my life out there for public consumption. I like to do one or two films a year and then do what is absolutely obligatory in terms of promoting them. My life outside of films is vital to me.
6[1990] I had real trouble, actually, for a long time, getting people to hire me. My anxiety used to manifest itself in strange ways. I'd go in to read for some innocent, vulnerable character, and the feedback would be, "Well, we met Jimmy... and he scared us.".
7[1990] You know, when you choose to make your living as an actor, it's all fine and good to look at it as some kind of artistic endeavor. At its best, it is that. But the fact is, most of the actors out there don't earn $3 million a picture and can't afford to take two years off between films and look for the right thing. Most of us are tradesmen. Acting for me, is a passion, but it's also a job, and I've always approached it as such. I have a certain manual-laborist view of acting. There's no shame in taking a film because you need some money. No shame in taking a film because you have always wanted to visit China. I was thinking about this last night as I was driving home. I started to go back through the different films I've done, and the television movies I've done and I started to think about why I chose them at that time. And I realized, every single film I've ever done I've taken because of the money. Every single one. I'm not ashamed to say that.
8I grew up a Red Sox fan. I grew up going to Fenway Park and the Museum of Fine Arts and the Science Museum and Symphony Hall and going to the Common, walking around. My whole family at different times lived and worked in Boston.
9I played cops and robbers and pirates and all the rest when I was a kid, but I didn't want to grow up and be an actor and play cops and robbers and pirates. I wanted to grow up and be that, be cops and robbers and pirates.
10[2005] I've had a lazy career, sometimes one film a year, sometimes none. I'm walking around in the street and doing this other thing, living, that I'm much more interested in. I just do some acting on the side.
11Sometimes with people their work is the most important thing to them, and sometimes the work enables you to do other things that are more important to you. I probably am closer to that.
12Acting is a great way to make a living, especially when I consider what my alternatives were and probably still are. I mean, you are only making movies. It is a lot less pressure than being a surgeon; although it seemed like the only other thing that I was qualified for was manual labour.
13You just want to work. I like playing character roles and I do not mind being a real son-of-a-bitch, or embarrassing myself. But as you go along you begin to realize that the work has a criterion and as your choices get broader you start cutting out the things that are not worth the time. On the whole I have been lucky; I do not look back with a huge amount of distaste for the work I have done.
14(on his sadomasochistic scenes in the movie Secretary (2002)): I did something in that scene that I'd never done in a film before but that's been the case with so many of my movies.
15I have my own artistic sensibilities and Crash (1996) complements them. It is a provocative, challenging, disturbing film made for adults. It's not a skeleton in the closet for me.
16Studio people are afraid of Crash (1996). It makes a statement about whoever releases the film. Miramax took a lot of flak for releasing Kids (1995). The same will happen for whoever releases Crash (1996).
17If I don't need the money, I don't work. I'm going to spend time with my family and friends, and I'm going to travel and read and listen to music and try to learn a little bit more about how to be a human being, as opposed to learning how to be somebody else.
18(Why did he accept the lead in Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)?): I took the film because I was interested in doing that part. Looking at work as stepping stones is something I don't have any time or energy for. It seems a shame to look at your work as some sort of means to an end, because the end is death, you know? The means is the flesh and blood, so you'd better enjoy it. F--- the end.
19If I don't need the money, I don't work. I don't mind going to somebody and saying, "Okay, this is how much money I need to pay my bills for the next six months. If you pay me that, I'll do the film.".


Pictures

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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature FilmAvengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
2012BFCC AwardBlack Film Critics Circle AwardsBest EnsembleLincoln (2012)· Daniel Day-Lewis
· Sally Field
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Hal Holbrook
· Tommy Lee Jones
· David Strathairn
2012NFCS AwardNevada Film Critics SocietyBest Ensemble CastLincoln (2012)· Daniel Day-Lewis
· Sally Field
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Hal Holbrook
· Tommy Lee Jones
· David Strathairn
2012SEFCA AwardSoutheastern Film Critics Association AwardsBest EnsembleLincoln (2012)· Daniel Day-Lewis
· Sally Field
· Tommy Lee Jones
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· David Strathairn
· Hal Holbrook
2007Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2006Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actor in a Series, Comedy or MusicalBoston Legal (2004)
2005Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2004Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Practice (1997)
1989Best ActorCannes Film FestivalSex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature FilmAvengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
2016MTV Movie AwardMTV Movie AwardsBest VillainAvengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
2016MTV Movie AwardMTV Movie AwardsBest Virtual PerformanceAvengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
2015Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - DramaThe Blacklist (2013)
2014Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - DramaThe Blacklist (2013)
2014Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Actor in a Television SeriesThe Blacklist (2013)
2014OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Actor in a Drama SeriesThe Blacklist (2013)
2014TV Guide AwardTV Guide AwardsFavorite ActorThe Blacklist (2013)
2014TV Guide AwardTV Guide AwardsFavorite VillainThe Blacklist (2013)
2013Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble CastLincoln (2012)· Joseph Cross
· Daniel Day-Lewis
· Sally Field
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Jackie Earle Haley
· Jared Harris
· John Hawkes
· Hal Holbrook
· Tommy Lee Jones
· Bruce McGill
· Gulliver McGrath
· Tim Blake Nelson
· David Oyelowo
· Lee Pace
· Gloria Reuben
· David Strathairn
· Michael Stuhlbarg
2013ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureLincoln (2012)· Daniel Day-Lewis
· Sally Field
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Hal Holbrook
· Tommy Lee Jones
· David Strathairn
2012ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest Cast EnsembleLincoln (2012)· Daniel Day-Lewis
· Tommy Lee Jones
· Sally Field
· David Strathairn
· John Hawkes
· Lee Pace
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Hal Holbrook
· Joseph Cross
· Jackie Earle Haley
2012ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesThe Office (2005)· Leslie David Baker
· Brian Baumgartner
· Creed Bratton
· Steve Carell
· Jenna Fischer
· Kate Flannery
· Ed Helms
· Mindy Kaling
· Ellie Kemper
· Angela Kinsey
· John Krasinski
· Paul Lieberstein
· B.J. Novak
· Oscar Nuñez
· Craig Robinson
· Phyllis Smith
· Rainn Wilson
· Zach Woods
2009Golden NymphMonte-Carlo TV FestivalOutstanding Actor - Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2009ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2009ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)· Candice Bergen
· Saffron Burrows
· Christian Clemenson
· Taraji P. Henson
· John Larroquette
· William Shatner
· Tara Summers
· Gary Anthony Williams
2008Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2008OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Actor in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2008ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2008ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)· Rene Auberjonois
· Candice Bergen
· Julie Bowen
· Saffron Burrows
· Christian Clemenson
· Taraji P. Henson
· John Larroquette
· William Shatner
· Tara Summers
· Mark Valley
· Gary Anthony Williams
· Constance Zimmer
2007ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2007ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)· Rene Auberjonois
· Candice Bergen
· Craig Bierko
· Julie Bowen
· William Shatner
· Mark Valley
2006OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Actor in a Drama SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2006ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy SeriesBoston Legal (2004)
2006ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesBoston Legal (2004)· Rene Auberjonois
· Ryan Michelle Bathe
· Candice Bergen
· Julie Bowen
· Justin Mentell
· Rhona Mitra
· Monica Potter
· William Shatner
· Mark Valley
2005Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - DramaBoston Legal (2004)
2005People's Choice AwardPeople's Choice Awards, USAFavorite Male Television Star
2005Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actor in a Series, DramaBoston Legal (2004)
2005Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Series, Comedy or MusicalBoston Legal (2004)
2003Chlotrudis AwardChlotrudis AwardsBest ActorSecretary (2002)
1995Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Supporting ActorWolf (1994)
1990Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest ActorJack's Back (1988)
1990CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsBest ActorSex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
1990Independent Spirit AwardIndependent Spirit AwardsBest Male LeadSex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)

2nd Place Awards

2nd place awards

2nd place awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013COFCA AwardCentral Ohio Film Critics AssociationBest EnsembleLincoln (2012)· Michael Stuhlbarg
· Sally Field
· Daniel Day-Lewis
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Tim Blake Nelson
· Jackie Earle Haley
· Tommy Lee Jones
· David Strathairn
· Hal Holbrook


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Blacklist2013-2017TV SeriesRaymond 'Red' Reddington
Avengers: Age of Ultron2015Ultron
The Homesman2014Aloysius Duffy
Lincoln2012W.N. Bilbo
The Office2011-2012TV SeriesRobert California
Shorts2009Mr. Black
Boston Legal2004-2008TV SeriesAlan Shore
Shadow of Fear2004William Ashbury
The Practice2003-2004TV SeriesAlan Shore
Alien Hunter2003Julian Rome
I Witness2003Douglas Draper
The Pentagon Papers2003TV MovieDaniel Ellsberg
The Stickup2002John Parker
Secretary2002Mr. Grey
Speaking of Sex2001Dr. Roger Klink
Slow Burn2000VideoMarcus
The Watcher2000/ICampbell
Supernova2000/INick Vanzant
It All Came True1998Stevenson Lowe
Seinfeld1997TV SeriesJason 'Stanky' Hanky
Critical Care1997Dr. Werner Ernst
Keys to Tulsa1997Ronnie Stover
Driftwood1997The Man
2 Days in the Valley1996Lee Woods
Crash1996James Ballard
Stargate1994Dr. Daniel Jackson
Frasier1994TV SeriesSteven
Wolf1994Stewart Swinton
Dream Lover1993Ray Reardon
The Music of Chance1993Jack Pozzi
Bob Roberts1992Chuck Marlin
Storyville1992Cray Fowler
True Colors1991Tim Gerrity
White Palace1990Max Baron
Bad Influence1990Michael Boll
The Rachel Papers1989Deforest
Sex, Lies, and Videotape1989Graham Dalton
Jack's Back1988John / Rick Wesford
Greasy Lake1988VideoDigby
Wall Street1987Roger Barnes
Less Than Zero1987Rip
Baby Boom1987Ken Arrenberg
Mannequin1987Richards
Pretty in Pink1986Steff
Starcrossed1985TV MovieJoey Callaghan
The New Kids1985Dutra
Tuff Turf1985Morgan Hiller
Family Secrets1984TV MovieLowell Everall
A Killer in the Family1983TV MovieDonny Tison
Diner1983TV ShortFenwick
Cocaine: One Man's Seduction1983TV MovieBuddy Gant
The Family Tree1983TV SeriesJake Nichols
Endless Love1981Keith Butterfield (as Jimmy Spader)
Team-Mates1978Jimmy

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The BlacklistTV Series executive producer - 28 episodes, 2015 - 2017 co-executive producer - 18 episodes, 2014 - 2015

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014-2017TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Today2014-2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014-2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
2016 MTV Movie Awards2016TV SpecialHimself - Nominee
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Live with Kelly and Ryan2005-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Avengers: Age of Ultron - From the Inside Out: Making of Avengers - Age of Ultron2015Video documentary shortHimself
Made in Hollywood2012-2015TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2012-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
72nd Golden Globe Awards2015TV SpecialHimself - Nominee
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf2014TV Series
2014 Golden Globe Arrivals Special2014TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2013-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The View2004-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Blacklist: Are You on the Blacklist?2013TV SpecialRaymond 'Red' Reddington
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1996-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2009-2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2004-2008TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards2008TV SpecialHimself - Nominee
14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2008TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Male Actor in a Drama Series & Presenter
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2004-2007TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 59th Primetime Emmy Awards2007TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Discovery Atlas2006TV Series documentaryNarrator
The Reichen Show2005TV SeriesHimself
The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2005TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series & Presenter: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards2005TV Special documentaryHimself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Television Series [Drama]
The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2004TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series & Co-Presenter: Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
2004 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2004TV SpecialHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2004TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Daily Show2003TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Cinema 31996TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman1994TV SeriesHimself - Guest
CBS This Morning1994TV SeriesHimself - Guest

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lego Marvel's Avengers2016Video GameUltron
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHimself
Edición Especial Coleccionista2014TV SeriesDr. Daniel Jackson
The Frame2013TV SeriesJames Ballard
Scenes from the Roundtable2007Video documentary shortJason 'Stanky' Hanky
Cinema 32007TV SeriesJames Ballard
Sexes2005TV SeriesJames Ballard
Cinema mil2005TV SeriesGraham
Retrosexual: The 80's2004TV Mini-Series documentary
Celebrities Uncensored2003TV SeriesHimself
The Making of 'Stargate'2003Video documentary shortHimself
Master of Desaster: Roland Emmerich - eine Hollywoodkarriere1998TV Movie documentaryDr. Daniel Jackson (uncredited)

Is James Spader's Net Worth Deserved?

  • bill c

    I wonder about some of these numbers. With the amazing career that Spader has had, I cannot believe he is barely worth $10M.