James was born in 1954 in Staffordshire, England. James was raised in Aberdeenshire and attended the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. James works on stage, in television shows and movies, and on radio. He is best known for his roles in The Vicar of Dibley and…more
James appeared in the UK quiz show School's Out on August 25th, 2007. He was the winner of the episode.
James Fleet (On the trouble with being part Scottish, part English): I get very torn when I have to watch England playing Scotland at football. I'm never quite sure who I want to win.
James Fleet (On his role in Sea of Souls): I've never had to play opposite a poltergeist before but I loved it. I found myself having to do lots of rushing into rooms and twitching and looking scared. It was brilliant fun and much better than doing comedy. Comedy's boring - give me poltergeists any day.