Jim Piddock

Actor | Writer | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Mascots (2016) | Family Tree (2013) | Best in Show (2000)
AWARDS 
1 win & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
James Piddock
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 48-64
GUILDS *
AFTRA | WGA | British Equity | AEA | SAG | Canadian Writers Guild  Less
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Brown (Short)
EYES *
Blue
WEIGHT *
162 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Average
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (5 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
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Past Film & Video (37 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (68 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Modern FamilyModern Family (TV Series) Malcolm Fennerman (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1
    • The Escape (May 9, 2018) Malcolm Fennerman  Less
  • Primary photo for Designated SurvivorDesignated Survivor (TV Series) Dr. Rune (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Get ShortyGet Shorty (TV Series) Julian Pynter (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Training DayTraining Day (TV Series) Abel Cribbs (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Sunset (Apr 29, 2017) Abel Cribbs  Less
  • Primary photo for ElementaryElementary (TV Series) Tom Saunders (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Fidelity (Mar 12, 2017) Tom Saunders (voice) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Blunt TalkBlunt Talk (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The RoyalsThe Royals (TV Series) Truman (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for The GrinderThe Grinder (TV Series) Barrister Cromwell (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
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    • The Outlaw Armaggon (Nov 15, 2015) Overmind / Warbot (voice)  Less
    • Turtles in Time (Aug 2, 2015) Lord Simultaneous / Sir John (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Instant MomInstant Mom (TV Series) Dr. Ian Houser (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Marry MeMarry Me (TV Series) Chuck (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
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    • Stain (Feb 25, 2015) Actor  Less
  • Primary photo for MomMom (TV Series) Kenneth (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Franklin & BashFranklin & Bash (TV Series) Dean Casseday (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Turbo FASTTurbo FAST (TV Series) Sir Reginald / Rich Man #2 (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Work ItWork It (TV Series) Carl (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for NTSF:SD:SUVNTSF:SD:SUV (TV Series) Hobson Chipps (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Family TreeFamily Tree (TV Series) Writer (8 episodes, 2013), Writer (creator) (8 episodes, 2013), Executive Producer (8 episodes, 2013), Mr. Pfister (5 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 8
    • Cowboys (Jul 7, 2013) Executive Producer, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
    • Indians (Jun 30, 2013) Mr. Pfister, Executive Producer, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
    • Civil War (Jun 23, 2013) Executive Producer, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Childrens HospitalChildrens Hospital (TV Series) Cyrus Mittleman (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for TouchTouch (TV Series) Dr. Knox (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Two and a Half MenTwo and a Half Men (TV Series) Edward (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Up All NightUp All Night (TV Series) Matthew Taylor (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • New Car (Oct 5, 2011) Matthew Taylor  Less
  • Primary photo for Batman: The Brave and the BoldBatman: The Brave and the Bold (TV Series) Dr. Sivana / Shazam the Wizard / Thaddeus Sivana Jr. / Calendar Man / Calendar King / Dr. Watson (4 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2011 4
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    • Punked (Oct 11, 2010) Lord Henry  Less
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Los AngelesLaw & Order: Los Angeles (TV Series) Jay Bickson (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Party DownParty Down (TV Series) Leland Corke (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Ben 10: Ultimate AlienBen 10: Ultimate Alien (TV Series) King Urien / Color Commentator / Chair Umpire (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Duped (Apr 30, 2010) King Urien / Color Commentator / Chair Umpire (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for ChuckChuck (TV Series) Curator of Classical Art (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for DollhouseDollhouse (TV Series) Biz (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for The MiddlemanThe Middleman (TV Series) Arthur Mendelson (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Without a TraceWithout a Trace (TV Series) Dr. McNeil (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for MonkMonk (TV Series) Jake Colbert (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for That '70s ShowThat '70s Show (TV Series) TV Announcer (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for LostLost (TV Series) Francis Heatherton (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Homecoming (Feb 9, 2005) Francis Heatherton  Less
  • Primary photo for The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me LunchThe Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch (TV Movie) Troy Nixon  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Harry Green and EugeneHarry Green and Eugene (TV Series) Tom (2004)  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for Crossing JordanCrossing Jordan (TV Series) Norman Gibson (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Dr. Earl Whitehead (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for The Drew Carey ShowThe Drew Carey Show (TV Series) Lord Mercer (4 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002 4
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  • Primary photo for Maybe It's MeMaybe It's Me (TV Series) Judge Parks (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Citizen BainesCitizen Baines (TV Series) Larry (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Mermaid Chronicles Part 1: She CreatureMermaid Chronicles Part 1: She Creature (TV Movie) Captain Dunn  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for FriendsFriends (TV Series) Dennis Phillips (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Yes, DearYes, Dear (TV Series) Vet (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
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    • The End of the World (Dec 1, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
    • Hollywood Phonies (Nov 24, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
    • Real Men Cry a Lot (Nov 10, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Geena Davis ShowThe Geena Davis Show (TV Series) Mr. Levenstein (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
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    • Hair (Jan 20, 1999) Vicar  Less
  • Primary photo for The New Batman AdventuresThe New Batman Adventures (TV Series) Martin / Robber #1 (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
    • Cult of the Cat (Sep 18, 1998) Martin / Robber #1 (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Team Knight RiderTeam Knight Rider (TV Series) Max Amendas (2 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997–1998 2
  • Primary photo for From the Earth to the MoonFrom the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-series) John Hodge (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Poltergeist: The LegacyPoltergeist: The Legacy (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Silk StalkingsSilk Stalkings (TV Series) Writer (2 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997–1998 2
  • Primary photo for Extreme GhostbustersExtreme Ghostbusters (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Mad About YouMad About You (TV Series) Hal Conway / Logic Professor (7 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–1996 7
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  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Malcolm Brooker (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Women of WindsorThe Women of Windsor (TV Movie) HRH Prince Charles, Prince of Wales  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for CoachCoach (TV Series) Attendant / Alan (2 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990–1991 2
    • Puppy Love (Jan 22, 1991) Attendant (as James Piddock)  Less
    • Kelly Girl (Apr 3, 1990) Alan (as James Piddock)  Less
  • Primary photo for A Mom for ChristmasA Mom for Christmas (TV Movie) Wilkins  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Tour of DutyTour of Duty (TV Series) Maj. Shadlow (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
    • Lonely at the Top (Oct 14, 1989) Maj. Shadlow (as James Piddock)  Less
  • Primary photo for CBS Summer PlayhouseCBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series) Hank (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Max HeadroomMax Headroom (TV Series) Mr. Kelly (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for The Tracey Ullman ShowThe Tracey Ullman Show (TV Series) Derrick (2 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 2
  • Primary photo for FameFame (TV Series) The Record Producer (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Brian (segment "Devil's Alphabet") (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Royal MatchRoyal Match (TV Movie) Royal Interpreter  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for WildsideWildside (TV Series) Bank Robber (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
Self (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Human SafariHuman Safari (TV Series) Himself - Host (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Fox NFL SundayFox NFL Sunday (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The TestThe Test (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (1 episode)  Less 2001– 
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • An Evening Without Monty Python * – Various Broadway (Eric Idle)
  • What About Dick? * – Lead (with Billy Connolly, Tim Curry, Eric Idle, Eddie Izzard, Jane Leeves, Emily Mortimer, and Tracey Ullman) Ricardo Montalban Theater (Eric Idle)
  • Design For Living * – Lead Broadway (George C. Scott)
  • Noises Off * – Lead Broadway (Michael Blakemore)
  • Present Laughter * – Lead Broadway (George C. Scott)
  • The Knack * – Lead Roundabout Theatre
  • The Boy's Own Story (1 man show) * – Lead Off Broadway
  • Make And Break * – Lead Kennedy Center, Washington D.C.
  • The Caretaker * – Lead L.A. Theatre Center
  • The Importance Of Being Earnest * – Lead L.A. Theatre Center
  • How The Other Half Loves * – Lead Tiffany Theatre, L.A.
HostingCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Human Safari *
  • 25/7 *
  • Nigel Tufnel interviews *
  • ABC Branding *
  • Eukanuba Puppy Training Series *
Voice OverCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Metal Gear Solid (video game series) * – Major Zero Konami
  • Lord Of The Rings:War In The North * – Bilbo Baggins WaterTower
  • Turbo FAST * – Sir Reginald Dreamworks
  • Skylanders: SWAP Force (video game) * – Willow Bark Activision
  • Batman:Under The Red Hood * – Alfred Pennyworth DC Entertainment/Warner Bros
  • Ben 10:Ultimate Alien * – Kin Urin/Commentator Cartoon Network
  • Blood Simple DVD (Directors' cut) * – Commentary on Bonus Feature (as Kenneth Loring of "Forever Young Films" Ethan Coen
  • Lord Of The Rings:Aragorn's Quest * – Elrond/Bilbo Baggins Kuju
  • Batman:The Brave And The Bold * – Dr Sivana/Shazam/Calendar Man/Dr Watson Cartoon Network
  • Mickey's Tattered Tale and Donald's Pooch Parlor * – Narrator Disney
  • Welcome To Avengers Land * – Narrator HBO
  • Dead Space:Downfall * – Chic EA
  • The Bard's Tale (video game) * – various InXile
  • Return To Castle Wolfenstein * – various Activision
  • The New Batman Adventures * – Martin WB
  • Extreme Ghostbusters * – various Sony
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles * – Various Nickelodeon
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Mascots * – Owen Golly Snr Christopher Guest
  • Kill Your Friends * – Derek Sommers Owen Harris
  • 1915 * – Jeffrey Garin Hovannisian/Alec Mouhibian
  • Think Like A Man Too * – Declan Tim Story
  • What About Dick? * – Sergeant Ken Russell Eric Idle
  • Lucky Stiff * – Mr. Hobbs Christopher Ashley
  • The Dictator * – BBC Interviewer Larry Charles
  • The Cold Light Of Day * – Meckler Mabrouk El Mechri
  • The Five Year Engagement * – George Barnes Nick Stoller
  • You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger * – Peter Wicklow Woody Allen
  • Get Him To The Greek * – Limo driver Nick Stoller
  • Falling Up * – Phillip Dowling David Rosenthal
  • Endless Bummer * – Mr. Newell Sam Pillsbury
  • Meet The Spartans * – Loyalist/Simon Cowell Jason Friedberg/Aaron Seltzer
  • The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising * – Old George David L. Cunningham
  • Who's Your Caddy? * – JJ Harrington Don Michael Paul
  • Epic Movie * – Magneto Jason Friedberg/Aaron Seltzer
  • For Your Consideration * – Simon Whitset Christopher Guest
  • The Prestige * – Prosecutor Chris Nolan
  • Garfield 2: A Tale Of Two Kitties * – Bolero (voice) Tim Hill
  • Death To The Supermodels * – Self-help Ryan (voice) Joel Silverman
  • Love For Rent * – Frank Bauman Shane Edelman
  • See This Movie * – Martin Hughes David Rosenthal
  • A Different Loyalty * – George Quennell Marek Kanievska
  • A Mighty Wind * – Leonard Crabbe Christopher Guest
  • 101 Dalmations 2 * – Various voices Walt Disney
  • Austin Powers in Goldmember * – Headmaster Jay Roach
  • The Lord Of The Rings: Fellowship Of The Ring (VG) * – Elrond/Bilbo Jeff Pobst
  • She Creature * – Captain Dunn Sebastian Gutierrez
  • Best In Show * – Trevor Beckwith Christopher Guest
  • An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn * – Attendant Arthur Hiller
  • Multiplicity * – Maitre D' Harold Ramis
  • Independence Day * – Reginald Roland Emmerich
  • Traces Of Red * – Mr. Martyn Andy Wolk
  • Lethal Weapon 2 * – Consulate Envoy Richard Donner
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The Grinder * – Cromwell Fox
  • Mom * – Kenneth CBS
  • The Royals * – Truman E!
  • Man Seeking Woman * – Commentator FX
  • Marry Me * – Charles NBC
  • Franklin And Bash * – Dean Casseday TNT
  • Instant Mom * – Dr. Ian Hauser Nickelodeon
  • NTSF:SD:SUV * – Hobson Chipps Adult Swim
  • Family Tree * – Mr. Pfister HBO/BBC
  • Children's Hospital * – Cyrus Mittleman Adult Swim
  • Touch * – Dr. Knox Fox
  • Two And A Half Men * – Edward Hyde-Tottingham CBS
  • Work It * – Jay ABC
  • Up All Night * – Matthew Taylor NBC
  • Castle * – Lord Henry ABC
  • Law And Order: LA * – Jay Bickson NBC
  • Party Down * – Leland Cork Starz
  • Chuck * – Museum Curator NBC
  • Dollhouse * – Biz Fox
  • Without A Trace * – Dr. McNeil CBS
  • Lost * – Frank ABC
  • Monk * – Jake Colbert USA
  • The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch * – Troy Nixon NBC (Eric Idle)
  • ER * – Dr. Whitehead NBC
  • That 70's Show * – TV announcer (voice) Fox
  • Friends * – Dennis Phillips NBC
  • From The Earth To The Moon (mini-series) * – John Hodge HBO
  • The Women Of Windsor (mini series) * – Prince Charles CBS
  • The Drew Carey Show * – Lord Mercer ABC
  • Crossing Jordan * – Norman Gibson NBC
  • Yes, Dear * – Vet CBS
  • Angel * – The Valet WB
  • Mad About You * – Hal Conway NBC
  • Tracey Takes On... * – Vicar HBO
  • A Mom For Christmas (movie) * – Wilkins NBC
  • Murder She Wrote * – Malcolm Brooker CBS
  • The Tracey Ullman Show * – various Fox
  • Coach * – Alan ABC
VideoCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • What About Dick? * – Segeant Ken Russell iTunes

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • King's College, London University * – BA Hons (English) 1977 London
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • The Drama Studio * – Acting 1978 London

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Banff Festival Rockie Awards * – Best TV Comedy 2013
  • Florida Film Critics Circle * – Best Ensemble ("A Mighty Wind") 2004
  • New York Drama Desk * – Best Ensemble "Nosies Off" 1984
  • Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle * – Best Actor ("The Boy's Own Story") 1981
  • Los Angeles Drama-Logue * – Best Actor ("The Caretaker") 1988
  • Los Angeles Drama-Logue * – Best Actor ("How The Other Half Loves") 1988

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Host *
  • Actor *
  • Writer/Producer *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

WRITING/PRODUCING
  • * FILMS:

    "TOOTH FAIRY" (2008) -- Story By/Executive Producer -- 20th Century Fox (starring Dwayne Johnson, Ashley Judd, Julie Andrews, Billy Crystal)

    "THE MAN" (2005) -- Writer -- New Line (starring Samuel L. Jackson, Eugene Levy)

    "A DIFFERENT LOYALTY" (2003) -- Writer/Co-Producer -- Lion's Gate (starring Sharon Stone, Rupert Everett)

    "ONE GOOD TURN" (1996) -- Writer -- First Look Films
    (starring James Remar, Suzy Amis, John Savage)

    "TRACES OF RED" (1992) -- Writer -- Samuel Goldwyn Company
    (starring Jim Belushi, Lorraine Bracco, Tony Goldwyn)

    TELEVISION:

    "FAMILY TREE" (2013) -- Creator/Writer/Producer -- HBO and BBC series (starring Chris O'Dowd, Nina Coni, Tom Bennett, Michael McKean, Jim Piddock)

    "TOO MUCH SUN" (2000) -- Creator/Writer/Producer -- BBC series (starring Mark Addy, Alex Jennings, Lee Majors)

    "POLTERGEIST:THE LEGACY" (1998) -- Writer -- Showtime

    "SILK STALKINGS" (1997) -- Writer - CBS/USA

* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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