James has been entertaining professionally for over fifteen years both in the United States and abroad. One of his first professional jobs was originating the role of Mowgli in Disney's Journey Into Junglebook, while being a member of Disney's Animal Kingdom's opening crew in 1998. Following almost one thousand performances, his career has taken him around Europe and the Caribbean performing as a lead singer and dancer aboard various Cruise-lines including Renaissance and Norwegian. Australian Tours include directing and co-starring in the hit musical Follow That Dream, The Story Of Elvis Presley, and Canadian roles include Mark Cohen in Rent and starring in various Vegas style productions at Caesars Windsor Casino.
In 2004 James was cast as the star of the multi-award winning, 78 episode children's T.V. series Ribert & Robert's Wonderworld. The series has been airing on American Public Television for almost a decade, and continues to broadcast five days a week in many major markets including New York City.
Coming full circle, he now resides in Central Florida once again and can be seen in various clubs, cafes, restaurants and wine bars as a guitarist and vocalist performing a wide range of music. He also works as an actor at Disney's Hollywood Studios, a voice over artist and an audio and video technician producing many projects for other aspiring actors and singers.