James A. Swan

Producer | Actor | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Endangered Species: California Fish and Game Wardens (2009) | The Falconer Sport of Kings (2013) | Wild Justice (2010-2011)
AKA 
Jim Swan
BORN 
Feb 25, 1943 (age 75)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)
GUILDS *
ASCAP | SAG-AFTRA
ATHLETICS *
Martial Arts | Golf
ACCENTS *
Southern | British | French
INSTRUMENTS *
Guitar
DANCE *
Ballroom | Club/Freestyle
WORK HISTORY *
Commercial | Radio | Film | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Producing | Directing | Acting | Writing  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
US (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (4 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Hemingway & GellhornHemingway & Gellhorn (TV Movie) Rowdy bar patron (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for 17th Precinct17th Precinct (TV Movie) Fisherman (uncredited)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Wild JusticeWild Justice (TV Series) Co-Executive Producer (10 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2011 10
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  • Primary photo for Midnight CallerMidnight Caller (TV Series) Prison Chaplain (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
Self (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Modern MarvelsModern Marvels (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Ancient MysteriesAncient Mysteries (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for SightingsSightings (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–1997
  • Primary photo for The Ride to Wounded KneeThe Ride to Wounded Knee Frontier reporter (narrator lead) (voice) (as Jim Swan)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Good Morning AmericaGood Morning America (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Phil Donahue ShowThe Phil Donahue Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Mercedes * – driver Merkeley & Partners
  • Microsoft * – guy in park McCann-Erikson
  • Foster's Beer * – pub guy Therapy Films
  • Ocean Essentials * – tai chi performer - lead Kohmenich Films
  • Toyota * – beach recreationist Jerry Izzo
  • Infiniti * – French flower vendor Partizan Entertainment
  • Hallmark Cards * – farmer -lead Dektor
  • GTE-Cellular * – recreationist Bates Southwest
  • Mountain Dew * – salty fisherman McCann-Erikson
  • Offroad Capital Investments * – irate trader HKM
  • Western Union * – businessman
  • Netfolio * – businessman Gale Courtney
  • Sprint Cellular * – highway patrolman -lead Dave Manarchy
IndustrialCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Early Days at Oracle * – grandpa -- lead John Taylor
  • Boeing Future Combat Systems * – Sec. of Defense -- supporting Inhance
  • Intel health Systems * – patient Pederson Media Group
  • Medtronics * – photographer Delphi productions
  • Protecting the Earth * – Recycleman Scot Foresman
  • New Careers in Psychology * – psychologist/ self CRM
PrintCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Bio-Rad Annual report * – happy husband Bob Hauser
  • Avant-Go * – businessman Mel Lindstrom
  • Astra Zeneca * – patient R.J. Muna
  • E*Trade.com * – investor Chuck Potter
  • Actimmune * – happy patient Chuck Potter
  • Ask Jeeves * – Jeeves Sandra Franks
  • Patient Place * – concerned adult Geoff Nelson
  • Solutron software * – butler
  • Air Touch Cell Phones * – yacht owner
  • Thomas H. White Brokerage * – broker PowerHouse Signage
  • Real McCoys Catalog * – general store owner The Real McCoys
  • Kaiser Permanente * – satisfied customer R J Muna
Voice OverCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Sports Afield TV -- mutiple episodes * – host- narrator Orion Multi-Media
  • Oracle * – motivational voice John Taylor
  • Infineon Raceway * – old time radio announcer Transmedia
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The Old Man and the Tailypo * – Old Man -- lead Andrew Swan
  • Hemmingway and Gellhorn * – rowdy bar patron Phillip Kaufman
  • Memoirs of A Geisha * – hot dog vendor Rob Marshall
  • Cast Shadows * – lead G-Man -- supporting Orange Universe
  • Bee Season * – college professor Scott McGehee
  • Bicentennial Man * – eager courtroom spectator Chris Columbus
  • Jack * – Phys ed teacher -- supporting F.F. Coppola
  • Patch Adams * – physician Chris Columbus
  • Star Trek: First Contact * – P. Stewart photo double Lucasfilms
  • Desperate Measures * – police detective Barbet Schroeder
  • Murder In The First * – Capt. Alcatraz guards - spec. ability Marc Rocco
  • The Rock * – FBI Agent Michael Bay
  • Dr. Doolittle * – P. Boyle stand-in Betty Thomas
  • Metro * – travel agent Thomas Carter
  • Nine Months * – precision driver Chris Columbus
  • Unhook the Stars * – party goer Nick Cassavetes
  • The Hulk * – fly fisherman -- spec. ability Ang Lee
  • Take me Home Again * – golfer -- spec. ability Tom McLoughlin
  • Angels In The Outfield * – Coach Black - spec. ability William Dear
  • Tucker: The Man and His Dream * – union steward F.F. Coppola
  • The Ride to Wounded Knee * – frontier reporter --lead Robt. Clapsaddle
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Wild Justice (2010-2013) * – Co-Executive Producer -- 30 episodes Original Productions
  • 17th Precinct -- pilot * – salty fisherman Michael Rhymer
  • Endangered Species: CA Fish and Game Wardens (2009) * – Producer/writer Snow Goose Productions
  • The Shooters * – Host Versus
  • The World of Beretta * – guest host Versus - Orion
  • A Question of Balance * – Producer/on-camera expert Snow Goose Productions
  • Nash Bridges * – police officer -- multiple episodes -spec ability Carlton Cuse
  • Jesse Hawks * – truck driver - two episodes Robt. Conrad
  • Midnight Caller -- Execution of John Seringo * – priest David Israel
  • Katrina's Devastation * – psychologist/ self ESPN
  • Modern Marvels - History of Hunting Gear * – psychologist/ self History Channel
  • Ancient Mysteries -- Sacred Places * – psychologist/ self A & E FilmRoose
  • Sightings -- multiple episodes * – psychologist/ self UPN -- Christopher Carson
  • The Phil Donahue Show * – psychologist/ self Ron Weiner
  • Good Morning-America * – psychologist/ self ABC
  • Air Pollution: Up In Smoke * – host U of Michigan TV Center
  • The Pesticide Dilemma * – host U of Michigan TV Center

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

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • University of Michigan * – Ph.D. 1969 Ann Arbor, Michigan
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • University of Michigan TV Center * – hosting, Hazen Schumacher 1970 Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • private coaching * – coaching, Anne Brebner 1995 Marin County, CA

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

TITLE
  • CEO, Snow Goose Productions *
  • CEO, Institute for the Study of Natural Systems *
  • Freelance Events Producer *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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