Date of Birth:
28 November 1923
James Karen played in 20 movies in the Horror, Sci-Fi, Music, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Thriller, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Drama, Adventure, Music, Documentary, Biography genres.
James Karen got succeed with average imdb rating 5.5.
Became an actor thanks to the insistence of U.S. Congressman Daniel J. Flood (who was himself an amateur thespian).
Studied acting at New York City's prestigious Neighborhood Playhouse under eminent acting coach Sanford Meisner.
In 2001, he received the "Buster" award, an annual glory gospel to a given who demonstrates professional excellence in the convention of Buster Keaton. He was a close pen-pal of Buster Keaton and Eleanor Keaton and toured with the legendary comedian on the 1950s stage with "Merton of the Movies" and in the Samuel Beckett blur entitled Smokescreen (1965).
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