James Flynn

James most recently filmed the role of Cavanel in acclaimed period drama VERSAILLES directed by Richard Clark. Televised on BBC 2, Netflix and Amazon Prime.

Recent film and television credits include the role of Louis in a bold new adaptation of Wilkie Collins’ classic gothic novel THE WOMAN IN WHITE directed by Carl Tibbetts for the BBC, Sergeant Senoj in short film ETERNAL WAR written and directed by Huan Vu and Sci-Fi adventure VALÉRIAN & THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS directed by Luc Besson for EuropaCorp. Further recent screen work includes JOAN OF ARC directed by Russ Holt, the role of King Louis XV in period drama CASANOVA directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet (Amazon Prime), THE DANCER directed by Stéphanie Di Giusto for Sirena Film and Czech production MASARYK directed by Julius Sevcík.

Previous film and television work includes BALLYKISSANGEL directed by Simon Myers (BBC), THIS IS THE SEA directed by Mary McGuckian, ST. PATRICK: THE IRISH LEGEND for Fox TV, which led to a lead role in the first film adaptation of W.B Yeats THE COUNTESS KATHLEEN for Crimson Productions, HAYWIRE directed by Steven Soderburgh, 1916: SEACHTAR NA CÁSCA directed by Daithi Keane for TG4, playing Paul Mathews opposite David Jason in crime series A TOUCH OF FROST directed by Roger Bamford (ITV), ROSAMUNDE PILCHER for German television, FAIR CITY (RTÉ), THE AMBASSADOR directed by Patrick Lau, THE UNEXPECTED MRS. POLLIFAX starring Angela Langsbury, BENEDICT ARNOLD: A QUESTION OF HONOUR written by William Mastrosimone (A&E), THE MARTYR’S CROWN by Flan O’Brien with Park Films, TITANIC: BLOOD & STEEL directed by Ciaran Donnelly for DAP Italy, VIKINGS directed by Ken Girotti for History and working opposite Donald Sutherland in JAPPELOUP directed by Christian Duguay for Pathé. James appeared as Ralph Morice alongside Jonathan Rhys Meyers in critically acclaimed costume drama THE TUDORS created by Michael Hirst for Showtime. He played Mo in one-off 95 minute screen drama WINTER written and directed by Heidi Greensmith.

Stage credits include  JULIUS CAESAR, REVENGER’S TRAGEDY and THE DUCHESS OF MALFI directed by Jason Byrne, SUICIDE, NO END OF BLAME and THE POSSIBILITIES (Granary Theatre), A BELLE ET LA BETE (Islington Arts), ORPHEUS directed by Nick Philipou (ATC, London), HUSH (Royal Court) and ANOTHER MAN (Latchmere Theatre). James received 4 star reviews at the Edinburgh Festival for LIE DETECTOR.