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James Ransone III

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2, 1979
Baltimore, MD
Birth Sign
2, 1979 (age 42)
Baltimore, MD


Independent Spirit Robert Altman Award-winning actor who played Ziggy Sobotka in season two of HBO's The Wire. He later began starring as Nick Fletcher in Hulu's The First.

Before Fame

When he was 27, he was a failed musician with a heroin addiction and a $30,000 debt. He moved to Namibia for 8 months, and returned to play Person in Generation Kill.


He starred as U.S. Marine Corporal Josh Ray Person in Generation Kill.

Family Life

His parents are James Finley Ransone II and Joyce Ransone.

Associated With

He appeared as Johnny D. with actor Scott Caan in a 2011 episode of Hawaii Five-0 titled Ne Me'e Laua Na Paio.