James Caan

b. 3/26/1929  Bronx, New York

Son of a kosher meat market owner   Worked as Lifeguard to pay for tuition at Hofstra College   Leading roles Broadway   First cinematic movie: “Irma LaDouce” 1963 Academy Award nominated Best Supporting Actor “The Godfather” 1972


Irma LaDouce, Countdown, Journey to Shiloh, Submarine X-1, Rabbit Run, The Gauntlet, Freebie and the Bean, The Godfather, Rollerball, A Bridge too Far, Hide in Plain Sight, Thief, Gardens of Stone, Alien Nation, Misery, Honeymoon in Vegas