James Urbaniak was born in Bayonne, New Jersey. He graduated school in 1981. He Spent the next few years doing different jobs and theater. He met Karin Coonrod in 1987 and started the
Arden Party Theatre. Which debuted later that year. It became a popular theatre group that had The Importance of Being Earnest and Romeo and Juliet and other popular shows. He stared in Henry Fool in 1997. He played Simon grim a garbage man genius. He also stared in such movies as Book of Life, Sweet and Lowdown, and Confessions of a Dangerous Mind. Today he stars in the Funny T.V. Show Venture Brothers. Also he will be in the 2005 movies The girl from monday and road.