James Caan  (born March 26, 1940) is an American actor. He is best-known for his starring roles in The Godfather, Thief, Misery, A Bridge Too Far, Brian's Song, Rollerball, Kiss Me Goodbye, Elf, and El Dorado. He also starred as "Big Ed" Deline in the television series Las Vegas.

James Caan  (born March 26, 1940) is an American actor. He is best-known for his starring roles in The Godfather, Thief, Misery, A Bridge Too Far, Brian's Song, Rollerball, Kiss Me Goodbye, Elf, and El Dorado. He also starred as "Big Ed" Deline in the television series Las Vegas.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 128

Birthday 1940-03-26

Place of Birth The Bronx, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • James Edmund Caan
  • Jimmy Caan
  • Джеймс Каан

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Welcome to Pine Grove! as Dan
2019 Holy Lands as Harry
2018 Out of Blue as Col. Tom Rockwell
2018 Con Man as Agent Gamble
2017 Undercover Grandpa as Grandpa
2017 The Red Maple Leaf as Senator George Lawrence Secord
2017 Atlantis Rising as narrador
2016 The Good Neighbor as Harold Grainey
2016 JL Family Ranch as Tap
2015 Sicilian Vampire as Professor Bernard Issaacs
2015 Wuthering High as Earnshaw
2015 The Throwaways as Lt. Col. Christopher Holden
2014 Preggoland as Walter
2014 Altman
2014 A Fighting Man as Mike 'Brother' Albright
2014 The Outsider as Schuuster
2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 as Tim Lockwood (voice)
2013 Back in the Game(13 episodes) as Terry 'The Cannon' Gannon, Sr.
2013 Blood Ties as Leon
2013 Seduced and Abandoned as Himself
2012 The Godfather Legacy as Himself
2012 That's My Boy as Father McNally
2012 For the Love of Money as Micky
2012 Small Apartments as Mr. Allspice
2011 Detachment as Mr. Charles Seaboldt
2011 His Way as Himself
2010 Hawaii Five-0(1 episode)
2010 Family Guy Presents: Something, Something, Something, Dark Side as Himself (voice)
2010 Henry's Crime as Max Saltzman
2009 Mercy as Gerry Ryan
2009 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs as Tim Lockwood (voice)
2009 Middle Men as Jerry Haggerty
2008 New York, I Love You as Mr. Riccoli (segment "Brett Ratner")
2008 Get Smart as The President
2008 Wisegal as Salvatore Palmeri
2007 Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project as Himself
2006 The Godfather and the Mob as (archive footage)
2005 Gangland: Bullets over Hollywood
2005 Santa's Slay as Darren Mason
2005 This Thing of Ours as Jimmy
2004 The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie as Mr. Harry Dewitt
2003 Elf as Walter Hobbs
2003 Las Vegas(110 episodes) as Ed Deline
2003 Dogville as The Big Man
2003 Jericho Mansions as Leonard Grey
2002 Blood Crime as Sheriff Morgan McKenna
2002 Night At The Golden Eagle
2002 City of Ghosts as Marvin
2001 Crossing Jordan(1 episode)
2001 Dead Simple as Roy Baker
2001 In the Shadows as Lance Huston
2001 Warden of Red Rock as John Flinders
2001 A Glimpse of Hell as Capt. Fred Moosally
2000 The Way of the Gun as Joe Sarno
2000 Luckytown as Charlie Doyles
2000 The Yards as Frank Olchin
1999 Mickey Blue Eyes as Frank Vitale
1999 This Is My Father as Kieran Johnson
1999 Family Guy(1 episode)
1998 Poodle Springs as Philip Marlowe
1996 Bulletproof as Frank Colton
1996 Eraser as U.S. Marshal Robert Deguerin
1996 The Rosie O'Donnell Show(1 episode)
1996 A Boy Called Hate
1996 Bottle Rocket as Mr. Henry
1996 North Star as Sean McLennon
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1993 Flesh and Bone as Roy Sweeney
1993 The Program as Sam Winters
1992 Honeymoon in Vegas as Tommy Korman
1991 For the Boys as Eddie Sparks
1991 The Dark Backward as Dr. Scurvy
1990 Misery as Paul Sheldon
1990 The Godfather Family: A Look Inside as Himself
1990 Dick Tracy as Spaldoni
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1988 Alien Nation as Det. Sgt. Matthew Sykes
1987 Gardens of Stone as Sgt. Clell Hazard
1982 Kiss Me Goodbye as Jolly
1981 Bolero: Dance of Life as Jack Glenn / Jason Glenn
1981 Thief as Frank
1980 Hide in Plain Sight as Thomas Hacklin, Jr.
1979 Chapter Two as George Schneider
1979 1941 as Sailor in Fight
1979 Playboy's Roller Disco & Pajama Party
1978 Comes a Horseman as Frank 'Buck' Athearn
1977 Mario Puzo's The Godfather: The complete Novel for Television(4 episodes) as Sonny Corleone
1977 Another Man, Another Chance as David Williams / Photographer
1977 A Bridge Too Far as Sgt. Eddie Dohun
1976 Silent Movie as Himself
1976 Harry and Walter Go to New York as Harry Digby
1975 The Killer Elite as MIke Locken
1975 Gone With the West as Jud McGraw
1975 Rollerball as Jonathan E.
1975 Funny Lady as Billy Rose
1975 Funny Girl to Funny Lady as Himself
1974 Freebie and the Bean as Freebie
1974 The Godfather: Part II as Sonny Corleone
1974 The Gambler as Axel Freed
1973 Cinderella Liberty as John Baggs Jr.
1973 Slither as Dick Kanipsia
1972 The Godfather as Santino 'Sonny' Corleone
1971 Brian's Song as Brian Piccolo
1971 T.R. Baskin as Larry Moore
1970 Rabbit, Run as Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom
1969 The Rain People as Jimmy Kilgannon
1969 Submarine X-1 as Cmdr. Richard Bolton, RNVR
1968 Filmmaker as Himself
1968 Journey to Shiloh as Buck Burnett
1968 Countdown as Lee Stegler
1968 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In(1 episode)
1967 Games as Paul Montgomery
1966 El Dorado as Mississippi
1965 Red Line 7000 as Mike
1965 The F.B.I.(1 episode)
1965 Get Smart(1 episode)
1965 The Glory Guys as Pvt. Anthony Dugan
1964 Lady in a Cage as Randall Simpson O'Connell
1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre(1 episode)
1963 Channing(26 episodes) as Jeff Brubaker
1962 Combat!(1 episode)
1962 The Wide Country(28 episodes) as Buddie Simpson
1961 Ben Casey(1 episode)
1961 Dr. Kildare(1 episode)
1960 Route 66(1 episode)
1958 Naked City(1 episode)


1995 Star Trek: Voyager(4 episodes)Writer
1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation(1 episode)Writer


1974 The Godfather: Part IIThanks


1980 Hide in Plain SightDirector

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