James Harrison CBE
Born James Steven Harrison
February 6, 1975 (1975-02-06) (age 43)
Burton upon Trent, England
Occupation Actor, singer-songwriter
Years active 1987–present
Spouse(s) Martine McCutcheon (m. 1999)
Children 3
Musical career
Genres Melodic death metal, progressive metal, power metal
Instruments Vocals, guitar, bass guitar, drums, piano
Labels Metal Blade

James Steven Harrison CBE (born February 6, 1975) is an English actor and singer-songwriter, who rose to fame portraying Mike Jones on Eastenders. Harrison left the show after 12 years in 1999 after he character was sentenced to 19 years imprisonment before returning to the show in 2018 to coincide with his characters release. In the in between period Harrison starred in numerous high profile films, he has won seven Academy Awards which include four for Best Actor. Harrison has been nominated for 15 Academy Awards the most by a male actor.


Main article: List of awards and nominations received by James Harrison