James Keach

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Not Available
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 12/07/1947, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Actor; director; producer
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James Keach Fast Facts:
  • Played high-school football while growing up in California.
  • Appeared in the New York Shakespeare Festival prior to his on-screen career. 
  • Made his screen debut in 1971, acting alongside his brother Stacy in a public-television drama about the Wright Brothers.
  • Again appeared with Stacy in the 1980 western The Long Riders, which the brothers also co-executive produced.
  • Close friends with Johnny Cash; one of his sons is named for the country singer and Keach co-produced Walk the Line, the 2005 biopic on Cash.
  • In 2010, was awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor.
  • James Keach Relationships:
  • Jane Seymour - Wife (separated)
  • John Stacy Keach - Son
  • Mary Keach - Mother
  • Kalen Keach - Son
  • Stacy Keach - Brother
  • Holly Collins - Ex-wife
  • Mimi Maynard - Ex-wife
  • Kristopher Steven Keach - Son
  • Stacy Keach Sr. - Father
  • College:
  • Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States (1970); Yale University, School of Drama, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

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