James Harkness Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 01 Sep, 2020
Facts of James Harkness
Name James Harkness
Birth Name James Harkness
Nationality Scottish
Profession Actor
Net Worth $400 Thousand
Education King’s Park Secondary School
View more / View Less Facts of James Harkness

James Harkness is a rising Scottish actor who started his acting profession in 2012. The actor came into the spotlight for appearing in the BBC crime drama, The Victim, as Craig Myers. As of 2020, he appeared as footballer Jimmy Love in the drama series, The English Game alongside Niamh Walsh, Kevin Guthrie, Edward Holcroft, Henry Lloyd-Hughes, and Kerrie Hayes.

Where Was James Born?

James has not revealed the exact date and details of his birth. According to some sources, he might be 20 to 25 years old. He was born in Glasgow, Scotland, and belongs to Scottish nationality.

James was raised by his mother. Besides this, James did not reveal much about his parents and family life.

James attended King’s Park Secondary School and was interested in drama from a young age.

Started Acting Career in 2012

The 5 feet 7 inches tall started his acting profession in 2012 but came into the spotlight two years later when he appeared as Jerome Nelson in the television series, Silent Witness. In the same year, he appeared as Rudy in the series Unforgettable.

In 2015, James appeared in television series like Suspects and Macbeth, whereas he worked in the movie The Program as Wayne.

As of now, James has worked in movies like Dad Was, 13, Tom, Rogue One: A Star War Story, Darkest Hour, Wild Rose, among others.

Similarly, he has appeared in the television series like The English Game, Retribution, Tin Star, The Nest, The Victim, In Plain Sight, and so on.

Net Worth In 2020

The Scottish actor, who has worked in a handful of movies and television series, is yet to disclose his net worth.

According to tabloids, James Harkness’s net worth is estimated to be around $400 thousand, which he collected from his acting career. As an actor, he might be earning approximately $50 thousand annually.

James Suffered Arm Injuries

When James was eighteen years old, he suffered arm injuries caused by being struck with an axe. He had brought the weapon to confrontation related to a stolen phone.

Because of the incident, he developed panic attacks when he passes through the location or ever saw someone walking with the mobile phone.

Is He Married Or Dating?

James loves his personal life away from the media. This might be the reason behind him not opening up about his private life like relationships in public.

As James has never talked about his dating life and relationships, his current relationship status is not cleared. Some claim that the handsome hunk might be dating his girlfriend, whereas some reported him to be single.