All About Spader

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"Race" Broadway Opening Night - Arrivals & Curtain Call
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Spader considers music an essential part of his life. "I listen to lots of jazz, blues, classical, opera, reggae, bluegrass, rock and roll. …
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"Race" Broadway Photo Call
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"I played cops and robbers and pirates and all the rest when I was a kid, but I didn't want to grow up and be an actor and play cops and rob…
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A picture taken during the shooting of the movie "
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He's worked with some of Hollywood's most revered directors, including Mike Nichols, David Cronenberg, Sidney Lumet and Steven Soderbergh.
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Actor James Spader
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Some of Spader's early jobs included shoveling manure, unloading railroad cars and driving a meat truck.
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Broadway Opening Of "Race" - After Party
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He was working as a janitor when he landed his first feature film part, in "Endless Love."
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James Spader
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His breakout role came in director Steven Soderbergh's 1989 indie classic "Sex, Lies, and Videotape."
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Photo of Pretty in Pink
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As a struggling New York actor early in his career, Jimmy (his preferred name) taught a Yoga class even though he'd never even practiced Yog…
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The 57th Annual Emmy Awards - Press Room
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Spader has won three Emmys for portraying the same character, Alan Shore, in two different series: "The Practice" and "Boston Legal."
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True Colors
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"My anxiety used to manifest itself in strange ways. I'd go in to read for some innocent, vulnerable character, and the feedback would be, '…
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Photo of Pretty in Pink
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James Spader was born in Boston on February 7, 1960. Both of his parents were teachers.