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Structural info

  • Full Name: James Carville
  • Net Worth: $5 Million
  • Date Of Birth: October 25, 1944
  • Place Of Birth: Carville, Louisiana, U.S.
  • Height: 1.87 m
  • Profession: Commentator
  • Education: Louisiana State University
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Mary Matalin
  • Children: Emerson Normand Carville, Matalin Mary Carville
  • Parents: Chester James Carville, Lucille Carville
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/jamescarville
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0142598/
  • Movies: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, Man of the Year, Our Brand Is Crisis, The People vs. Larry Flynt, Delta Justice: The Islenos Trappers War
  • TV Shows: Crossfire, K Street

Quotes

  • When asked his thoughts on heightened airport security measures: What I want is, let me pay for something, give me a safe flyer card, and then y’know, go measure my penis and let me get on the airplane. (From Tony Kornheiser radio show interview)
  • “If you drag a hundred dollar bill through a trailer park, you never know what you’ll find.” (responding to Paula Jones’ claims that Bill Clinton sexually harassed her in a hotel room)

Facts

  • Was the basis for Billy Bob Thornton’s character in Primary Colors (1998).
  • CNN political contributor.
  • Best friends with Paul Begala since 1983.
  • Makes a cameo as himself in the 2003 film Old School (2003).
  • Author of several books, including “We’re Right, They’re Wrong”, “And the Horse He Rode In On” (about Ken Starr), “Stickin’…the Case for Loyalty”, “Buck Up, Suck Up…and Come Back When You Foul Up”. He also co-wrote “All’s Fair in Love, War and Running for President” with wife Mary Matalin.
  • Has two young daughters: Matty Carville and Emma Carville.
  • James and Mary married on Thanksgiving Day, 1993.
  • 2002: Shares left-wing host duties with Paul Begala on Crossfire (1982). Wife Mary was the right-wing host through 2000.
  • Hometown of Carville, Louisiana, was named after a relative, who was the postmaster of the town.
  • Met wife Mary Matalin while during the 1992 US Presidential campaign while she was on President George Bush’s team.
  • Political consultant to Bill Clinton in the 1992 election.

Filmography

Actor
Title Year Status Character
Delta Justice: The Islenos Trappers War 2015 Interview Subject
G.I. Joe: Retaliation 2013 James Carville
The Muppets 2011 James Carville
The Adjustment Bureau 2011 James Carville
Swing Vote 2008 James Carville
30 Rock 2007 TV Series James Carville
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford 2007 Governor Crittenden
Man of the Year 2006 Political Commentator #1
Wedding Crashers 2005 James Carville (uncredited)
K Street 2003 TV Series James Carville
King of the Hill 1997 TV Series Judge
The People vs. Larry Flynt 1996 Simon Leis
Canadian Bacon 1995 Pentagon Agent for Canadian Intelligence (uncredited)
Producer
Title Year Status Character
All the King’s Men 2006 executive producer
K Street 2003 TV Series consulting producer – 10 episodes
Thanks
Title Year Status Character
Our Brand Is Crisis 2005 Documentary thanks
Triumph at Carville a Tale of Leprosy in America 2005 Documentary special thanks
Self
Title Year Status Character
King Cake: A Big Easy Story 2017 Documentary post-production Himself
Real Time with Bill Maher 2009-2016 TV Series Himself – Guest / Himself / Himself – Panelist
Almost President: The Agony of Defeat 2016 TV Movie documentary Himself – Democratic Strategist
Today 2006-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself – Author
Chelsea 2016 TV Series Himself
The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth 2016 TV Series documentary
The Daily Show 2004-2016 TV Series Himself
Race for the White House 2016 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
CBS This Morning 2016 TV Series Himself
Huckabee 2014 TV Series Himself – Democratic Strategist
The Stars Are Aligned 2014 TV Movie documentary Himself
Media Buzz 2014 TV Series Himself – Democratic Strategist
The O’Reilly Factor 2004-2014 TV Series Himself / Himself – Fox News Contributor / Himself (segment “Impact Segment”) / …
Overheard 2014 TV Series Himself – interviewee
The Kelly File 2014 TV Series Himself – Democratic Strategist
Imus in the Morning 2014 TV Series Himself – Democratic Strategist
Good Morning America 2010-2014 TV Series Himself – Political Contributor / Himself – Guest
The View 2014 TV Series Himself
Arise Bill Clinton Interview Special 2013 TV Movie Himself – Host
This Week 2012-2013 TV Series Himself – Powerhouse Roundtable Panelist / Himself – Roundtable Panalist / Himself – Roundtable Panelist
Now with Alex Wagner 2013 TV Series Himself
The Ed Show 2013 TV Series Himself
60 Minutes Sports 2013 TV Series documentary Himself – Chairman of Super Bowl Host Committee (segment “The Making of Super Bowl XLVII”)
Charlie Rose 1994-2013 TV Series Himself – Guest
Mike & Mike 2010-2013 TV Series Himself – Guest / Himself – Telephone Interviewee
The Ultimate Guide to the Presidents 2013 TV Mini-Series Himself – Political Consultant
Jim Rome on Showtime 2012 TV Series Himself
Erin Burnett OutFront 2012 TV Series Himself
A Night at the Movies: Hollywood Goes to Washington 2012 TV Movie documentary Himself – Interviewee
The Colbert Report 2006-2012 TV Series Himself / Himself – Guest
Hannity 2012 TV Series Himself
The Experiment 2011/III Documentary Himself
If God Is Willing and da Creek Don’t Rise 2010 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
‘Hick’ Town 2009 Documentary Himself
Larry King Live 2007-2009 TV Series Himself
HouseQuake 2009 Documentary Himself
The Situation Room 2008 TV Series Himself
Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer 2008 TV Series Himself
D.L. Hughley Breaks the News 2008 TV Series Himself
The Return of the War Room 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1993-2008 TV Series Himself
DR2 tema: Ă…ret der kommer 2008 TV Special Himself
18 in ’08 2007 Documentary short Democratic Strategist James Carville
George Clooney: An American Cinematheque Tribute 2006 TV Movie Himself
Le grand journal de Canal+ 2006 TV Series documentary Himself
Shootout 2006 TV Series Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2006 TV Series Himself
Dear Mister President 2006 Documentary short Himself
Mr. Conservative: Goldwater on Goldwater 2006 Documentary Himself
The Shame of a City 2006 Documentary Himself
Late Night with Conan O’Brien 1994-2006 TV Series Himself / Herself
Meet the Press 2005-2006 TV Series Himself
The Southern Sports Awards 2005 2005 TV Special Himself – Co-Host
Pardon the Interruption 2005 TV Series Himself
Our Brand Is Crisis 2005 Documentary Himself – GCS Strategist
One Nice Thing 2005 Documentary short Himself
Triumph at Carville a Tale of Leprosy in America 2005 Documentary Himself
Road to the Presidency 2004 Video documentary
The Hunting of the President 2004 Documentary Himself – Democratic Political Strategist
ESPN 25: Who’s #1? 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
Old School 2003 Himself
ESPN SportsCentury 2001 TV Series documentary Himself
Family Guy 2000 TV Series Himself
Inside TV Land: The Andy Griffith Show 2000 TV Movie documentary Himself
The American President 2000 TV Series documentary Andrew Jackson
Spin City 1999 TV Series Himself
The Awful Truth 1999 TV Series documentary Himself – Former Clinton Campaign Director
Late Show with David Letterman 1994-1999 TV Series Himself
Mad About You 1998 TV Series Himself
Arli$$ 1997 TV Series Himself
Boston Common 1996 TV Series Himself
Biography 1995 TV Series documentary Himself
The War Room 1993 Documentary Himself
Crossfire 1982 TV Series Himself – Host
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
Media Buzz 2015 TV Series Himself – Democratic Strategist
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2010 TV Series Himself
The O’Reilly Factor 2008 TV Series Himself

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