James Corden Biography

James Corden

Quick Facts Of James Corden

Celebrated Name James Corden
Age 40 Years
Nick Name James
Birth Name James Kimberley Corden
Birth Date 1978-08-22
Gender Male
Profession TV Host
Birth Nation United Kingdom
Place Of Birth Hillingdon
Nationality British English
Horoscope Leo
Ethnicity White
Father Malcolm Corden
Mother Margaret Corden
Famous For Host of The Late night Show with James Corden
Sisters Andrea Henry, and Ruth
School Park Middle School and Holmer Green Upper School
Wife Julia Carey
Children Max, Carey, and Charlotte
Girlfriend Shelly White, Sheridan Smith, Lily Allen, and Caroline Flack (Ex)
Residence Malibu, California
Height 1.73 m (5 feet and 8 inches )

James Kimberley Corden popularly known as James Corden is an English actor, comedian, and television host. He hosts a late-night television talk show host, The Late Late Show with James Corden on CBS. He has also hosted several awards shows and won awards for his contribution to the industry. He has also appeared in tv shows, films, and plays. 

What is James Corden Famous For?

- The host of The Late Late Show with James Corden. 

James corden Talk Show

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Where was James Corden Born?

James Corden was born on 22 August 1978. His birth name is James Kimberley Corden. His birth place is in Hillingdon, London in the UK. He holds English nationality. He was born to a father, Malcolm Corden, and a mother, Margaret Corden. He has 2 sisters, Andrea Henry, and Ruth. His zodiac sign is Leo. He grew up in Hazlemere, Buckinghamshire. He was raised in the Salvation Army church. 

He attended Park Middle School and Holmer Green Upper School. 

James Corden TV Shows

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Television Career

His first TV reporter role was on the BBC's Good Morning with Anne and Nick. 

He appeared in minor roles in Out of Tune and Renford Rejects before appearing in 6 episodes of Boyz Unlimited in 1999. 

His major television roles include Fat Friends from 2000 to 2005, Teachers from 2001-2003, Gavin & Stacey from 2007 to 2010 and in 2019. He was also the creator, writer, and associate producer of the sitcom.

His other major television work includes Horne & Corden in 2009, The Wrong Mans. 

He hosted the comedy chat show, James Corden's World Cup Live in 2010. 

He has been hosting a British sports-comedy based panel game show, A League of Their Own since 2010. 

He succeeded Craig Ferguson as the host of the American late-night talk show, The Late Late Show in 2015. 

He had voice roles in the TV special The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo's Child, and Christmas special Trolls Holiday.

He created his Carpool Karaoke sketch in 2017. 

He hosted BRIT Awards in 2009, 2011 and 2012.

He hosted Tony Awards in 2017 and 2019. 

He hosted Grammy Awards in 2017 and 2018. 

James Corden Movies

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Film Career

He has appeared in films Twenty Four Seven, What Happened to Harold Smith?, All or Nothing, Heartlands, Pierrepoint, Heroes and Villains, The History Boys, Starter for 10, How to Lose Friends and Alienate People, Lesbian Vampire Killers, Telstar, Gulliver's Travels until 2011.

He appeared in The Three Musketeer, One Chance, Begin Again, Into the Woods, Kill Your Friends, The Lady in the Van, and Yesterday from 2011 to 2019. 

He had voice roles in films, Planet 51, Animals United, Norm of the North, Trolls, Peter Rabbit, The Emoji Movie, and Smallfoot among others. 

He has a voice role in the upcoming American action comedy film, Super Intelligence. He will appear in the British-American musical fantasy film, Cats. Both films are scheduled to release in 2019. 

James Corden Stage Plays

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Stage Career

His first stage appearance was with a one-line part in the musical Martin Guerre in 1996. He was 18 at the time. 

He played the lead role in the comedy play One Man, Two Guvnors in 2011. 

He has also appeared in plays, The History Boys, and A Respectable Wedding.

James Corden Music

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Music

He was featured on the UK No. 1 unofficial anthem of the England football team for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, "Shout". 

He duetted with Kylie Minogue on a cover of "Only You" in 2015. 

He made a cameo appearance in the music video for the single "Mama Do the Hump" by Rizzle Kicks in 2011.

He was also featured in the music video of Justin Timberlake's "Can't Stop the Feeling! (First Listen)" and Take That's "Happy Now". 

James Corden Honors

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Honors and Achievements

He received Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) from Princess Anne in June 2015 for his service to drama.

2007 British Comedy Awards - Best Male Comedy Newcomer for Gavin & Stacey. 

2007 British Comedy Awards - Best Television Comedy Actor for Gavin & Stacey in 2008. 

2012 Drama Desk Award - Outstanding Actor in a Play for One Man, Two Guvnors.

2012 Tony Award and Whatsonstage.com Awards - Best Actor in Play for One Man, Two Guvnors.

2015 Satellite Award - Best Cast - Motion Picture for Into the Woods. 

2015 Britannia Awards - British Artist of the Year.

Two 2016 Emmy Awards - Outstanding Interactive Program and Outstanding Variety Special. 

2017 Outstanding Variety Special for Carpool Karaoke. 

Three 2018 Emmy Awards for Outstanding Short Form Variety Series, Outstanding Short Form Comedy or Drama Series, and Outstanding Actor in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series. 

James Corden Wife

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Who is James Corden married to?

James Corden is a married man. He is married to Julia Carey. The couple got married in September 2012. They have 3 children, Max, Carey, and Charlotte together. 

He has previously dated Shelly White (around 8 years), Sheridan Smith, Lily Allen, and Caroline Flack. 

He lives with his family in Malibu, California in the United States.

He has over 5.2 million followers on his Instagram. 

James Corden Height

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What are James Corden Body Measurements?

James Corden stands at a height of 1.73 m i.e. 5 feet and 8 inches tall. He has a body weight of 203 lbs i.e 92 kg. He has a large body build. He has a chest size of 44 inches, biceps of size 14 inches, and a waist size of 42 inches. He has blue eyes and his hair color is light brown. 

What is James Corden Net Worth?

James Corden earns from his career in the entertainment industry. He is a talk show host, actor, and comedian. He started his career from stage plays, later establishing himself in television and films. His major income comes from working in the entertainment industry. He has also endorsed popular brands including Apple Music, Samsung, Cadbury, and Burberry among others. His net worth is estimated at $12 million.

Did You Know?

  • His longtime flatmate and co-star Dominic Cooper is his son Max's godfather.
  • His father is a former musician in the Royal Air Former band.
  • His comedy influences are Graham Norton, Chris Evans, Jonathan Ross, Conan O'Brien, David Letterman, and Stephen Colbert.
  • He supports West Ham United.
  • His Carpool Karaoke sketch with Adele was the biggest YouTube viral video of 2016.
  • He no longer considers himself a Christian.
  • He appeared in UK charity telethon Comic Relief in 2011.
  • He has a voice role in video game Fable II.
  • He published his biography, May I Have Your Attention, Please?: The Autobiography in 2011.
  • His high pitched laugh is popular among his fans.

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