Actor James Paul Marsden was born on September 18, 1973, in Stillwater, Oklahoma.He and his siblings Jeff, Robert, Elizabeth and Jennifer were raised by their father, a meat and poultry inspector, and mother, a nutritionist. Marsden's chiseled good looks landed him work as a Versace model.Following his graduation in 1991, he then entered Oklahoma State University to take major in broadcast journalism, but found himself became drawn deeper into performing instead, particularly after appearing in its stage production of "Bye Bye Birdie." Ultimately realized that being an actor was all he really wanted to be, the teen without hesitation thus gave up his study and set to start establishing a career in entertainment industry subsequently.
He attended Oklahoma State University to study broadcast journalism, but left midway through to pursue acting.
Marsden moved to Los Angeles, and from the early to mid 1990s he made guest appearances on television series such as , Marsden was nominated with his fellow actors for a 2008 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Manages to prove that he is more than just a good-looking American hunk through his versatility in portraying characters, James Paul Marsden has really succeeded in carving his own mark on the mainstream film scene of Hollywood.
An Oklahoma native born on September 18, 1973 in Stillwater to a professor of animal sciences and industry at Kansas State University, James encountered his early contact with acting when his mother encouraged him to join a tenth grade drama class at Putnam City North High School in Oklahoma City.
Afterwards, Waterhouse and Mardsen left together in the same vehicle." data-reactid="20"The blonde Brit was seen getting dinner with X-Men star James Marsden Saturday night in Los Angeles, along with a small group of friends.