James Brolin Biography


James Brolin is an actor, producer, and director who appeared in several screen projects.

Relationship Facts of James Brolin

  • James Brolin is married to Barbra Streisand {Compare Couple}.
  • James Brolin married on July 01, 1998.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 267 days 💑
  • He is father of Three (Josh Brolin, Molly Elizabeth Brolin, Jess Brolin).
  • James Brolin is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of James Brolin?

James Brolin has been married a total of three times and has three children.

In 1966, he married Jane Cameron Agee, an aspiring actress at Twentieth Century Fox, 12 days after they first met.

The couple had two children, Josh (b. 1968), and Jess (b. 1972). Eventually, they were divorced in 1984. Jane died in a car accident on February 13, 1995.

In 1985, Brolin met actress Jan Smithers on the set of ‘Hotel’, and they married in 1986. The pair had a daughter, Molly Elizabeth (b. 1987).

Jan filed for divorce from Brolin in 1995.

In 1996, Brolin met Barbra Streisand through a friend, and they married on July 1, 1998.

The couple resides in Malibu, California. Brolin is the stepfather of Streisand’s only son, Jason Gould.

Who is James Brolin?

James Brolin is an American actor, producer, and director. People mostly know him or his roles in film and television, including sitcoms and soap operas.

He is the father of actor Josh Brolin and the husband of Barbra Streisand.

James Brolin: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

Brolin was born in Los Angeles, California on July 18, 1940, to parents Helen Sue, a housewife, and Henry Hurst Bruderlin, a building contractor.

In his childhood years, he was apparently more interested in animals and airplanes. The acting was a big part of his early life.

He is of American nationality. Furthermore, there is no detailed information regarding his ethnic background at present.

Talking about his education, Brolin attended Santa Monica City College and studied drama at the University of California at Los Angeles before getting a contract with 20th Century Fox in 1960.

James Brolin: Career, Salary, and Net Worth

James Brolin initially started out as a contract player in Sandra Dee movies. Brolin appeared on an episode of ‘Bus Stop’ in 1961.

Next, he appeared in television productions such as ‘Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea’, ‘Margie’, ‘Love’, ‘American Style’, ‘Twelve O’Clock High, and ‘The Long, Hot Summer’. All in all, he has over 25 credits as an actor.

Some other movies and television series that Brolin has appeared in are ‘Life in Pieces’, ‘Rose’, ‘I’ll Be Home for Christmas’, ‘Sisters’, ‘The Steps’, ‘The 33’, ‘Accidental Love’, ‘When Calls the Heart’, ‘Elsa & Fred’, ‘Castle’, ‘Christmas with Tucker’, ‘Community’, ‘Blackout’, ‘Love, Wedding, Marriage’, ‘Last Will’, ‘The Defenders’, ‘Angel Camouflaged’, ‘The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, ‘Last Chance Harvey’, ‘The American Standards’, ‘The Hunting Party’, ‘Wedding Wars’, ‘A Guy Thing’ and ‘Goodbye America’ among others.

Additionally, he also has six credits as a producer and six credits as a director.

In 1985, Brolin parodied his near-hiring as James Bond in the film ‘Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure’.

Recently in 2021, he portrayed the cast Narrator in the American Fantasy drama streaming Television series, Sweet Tooth.

Brolin has won the Golden Globe Award two times. Additionally, he has won Primetime Emmy, Hollywood Discovery Award, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and Western Heritage Awards.

All in all, he has 8 wins and 10 nominations to his name as an actor.

Brolin has not revealed his current salary.

As of 2022, he has an estimated net worth of around $60 million. Brolin has also dated Alice Adair, Minnie Driver, and Diane Lane.

James Brolin: Rumors and Controversy

Brolin’s comment about Ronald Reagan attracted a fair amount of controversies. At present, there are no rumors concerning his life and career.

Body Stats: Height, Weight, Body Size

Talking about his body measurement, James Brolin has a height of 6 feet 4 inches or 179 cm. Additionally, he weighs around 83 kg or 183 lbs.

Furthermore, his hair color is salt and pepper due to his advancing age and his eye color is green.

Social Media

Brolin is not active on social media.

He does not have his official Twitter and Instagram accounts. Similarly, he is not active on Facebook as well.


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