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James Paradise is an actor and director, known for Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992), Congo (1995) and Road to Revenge (1993). See full bio »

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Congo Transport Worker #1
Road to Revenge Director
The Jigsaw Murders Mosley's Attorney


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 2016 The Unprincipled Musings of Abby Richards (Short)
Congressman Conrdo
 2015 The Atticus Institute
Charles Montella
 2003 Dragnet (TV Series)
Henry Polk
- The Little Guy (2003) ... Henry Polk
 2002 Fastlane (TV Series)
- Ray Ray (2002) ... Owner
 2000 Jesse (TV Series)
Guy at the Piano Bar
- The Dump (2000) ... Guy at the Piano Bar
 1999 Friends (TV Series)
Casino Boss
- The One in Vegas: Part 1 (1999) ... Casino Boss (uncredited)
 1998 Only Hope
 1998 Grandpa's Funeral (TV Short)
Arthur Metsler
 1998 The Practice (TV Series)
John Isikoff
- Line of Duty (1998) ... John Isikoff
 1997 Fired Up (TV Series)
- Are We Not Friends? (1997) ... Emcee
 1997 Temporarily Yours (TV Series)
Band Leader
- Independence Day (1997) ... Band Leader
 1996 To the Ends of Time (TV Movie)
 1996 Baywatch Nights (TV Series)
- A Closer Look (1996) ... Manager
 1996 Baywatch (TV Series)
- Freefall (1996) ... Photographer
 1995 Congo
Transport Worker #1 (as James R. Paradise)
 1994 Pentathlon
 1993 Necronomicon: Book of Dead
Policeman (part 2)
 1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Buffy's Dad
 1991 Married... with Children (TV Series)
Slick Stick Jackson
- Cheese, Cues, and Blood (1991) ... Slick Stick Jackson
 1991 Defending Your Life
Stage Manager
 1990 Outside the Lucky
 1990 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series)
- Ask Dr. Doogie (1990) ... Director
 1990 Jury Duty; The Comedy (TV Movie)
 1989 The Jigsaw Murders
Mosley's Attorney
 1989 Night Court (TV Series)
Mr. Robbins
- Yet Another Day in the Life (1989) ... Mr. Robbins
 1988 Party Line
 1988 The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (TV Series)
Stick Pin Tommy Lynch
- Here's Who Ordered the Pizza (1988) ... Stick Pin Tommy Lynch
 1988 Santa Barbara (TV Series)
- Episode #1.929 (1988) ... Attorney
 1988 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
- Baja, Humbug (1988) ... Panos
 1987 The New Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Yuri Kaplowitz
- Green Lipstick (1987) ... Yuri Kaplowitz
 1983 Sleepaway Camp
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