James Harrison performing with JAT
|Birth name||James Steven Harrison|
|Born||6 February 1981 (1972-10-17) (age 31)|
Burton upon Trent, England
|Genres||Hip Hop, RnB, Rap, Pop|
|Occupations||Singer-Songwriter, Record Produer, Actor, Executive Producer, Director, TV Presenter|
|Associated acts||JAT, Thomas Atcherley, Andrew Collins, Jake Wyss, Ryan Wilson, Girls Aloud, Kimberley Walsh, Cheryl Cole, Nadine Coyle, Nicola Roberts, Sarah Harding|
James Steven Harrison (born 6 February 1981) is an English singer-songwriter, record producer, actor, executive producer, director and TV presenter. He is best known for being a member of boy band JAT. He has also set up his own record company with his band members and called it JAT Records.
Harrison was born in Burton upon Trent in Staffordshire, England. He grew up with brother Matthew. Harrison made his first TV appearance in 1987.
James set up a band whilst in Year 8 at high school with mates Thomas Atcherley, Andrew Collins, Jake Wyss and Ryan Wilson. They brought out their first song Earthquake in 1996. In 1997 Harrison set up a record company called JAT Records. In 2002 he signed up newly formed girl group Girls Aloud. He stated in 2002 after signing the girls up "I feel that adding these young, fresh girls to my record company could turn out to be a fantastic addition". As he tried to improve the girls musical career he worked along side them hoping to earn Top 10 hits. He did a re-mix of Girls Aloud number 4 hit Biology in 2010 which went to Number 1, this turned out to be the 10th number 1 Harrison had earnt whilst working with Girls Aloud. His first was Sound of the Underground which he wrote.
|1987||Assassination||6 year old Child|
|1989||Born of the Fourth of July||Young Child|
|1992||1492: Conquest of Paradise||Pinzón's Son|
|1999||At First Sight||Phil Webster|
|1999||Walking Across Egypt||Robert Rigsbee|
|2001||Pearl Harbour||First Lieutenant Rafe McCawley|
|2001||The Affair of the Necklace||King Louis XVI|
|2003||Biker Boyz||Soul Train|
|2003||Freddy vs. Jason||Jason Voorhees|
|2006||United 93||Tom Burnett|
|2007||There Will Be Blood||H.W.|
|2009||Friday the 13th||Jason Voorhees|
|2010||Leap Year||Jack Brady|
|2012||Valkayrie II: The Return of Valkayrie||Valkayrie|
|2012||The Hunt for Jesse James||Jesse James|
After signing up Girls Aloud he started to date member Kimberley Walsh. Harrison and Walsh got married in 2002. They have five children; Nadine, Charlotte, Lucas, Bianca and Corey. Harrison's sons Lucas and Corey play for Liverpool FC's youth team.