James Hayman Biography

(Director, Tv producer, cinematographer, and writer)

James Hayman is an American director, Tv producer, and cinematographer. James exchange vows with American actress Annie Potts.

More about the relationship

On September 03, 1990, James exchange vows with American actress Annie Potts.

The couples have two children together. In 1992, the couple has their first child, a son James Hayman and a second kid, Harry Hayman in 1996.

Relationship Facts of James Hayman

  • James Hayman is married to Annie Potts {Compare Couple}.
  • James Hayman married on September 02, 1990.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 18 days 💑
  • He is father of Two (James and Harry Hayman).
  • James Hayman is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

who is James Hayman?

James Hayman is an American director, Tv producer, and cinematographer, and also the bestselling author of McCabe and Savage thrillers The CuttingThe Chill of NightDarkness First, and The Girl in the Glass, at New York Times.

James Hayman – Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Sibling

He is also known as Jim Hayman, was born in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Still, his correct birth date is unclear. He spent his growing years in Manhattan with his parents. Regarding his parents and siblings details is not available yet.


He is graduated from New York University Graduate Film School with a Master of Fine Arts.

James Hayman- Professional life, Career

In 1988, Jim also photographed the film Tokyo Pop and Vampire Slayer. He got his first directing gig on the acclaimed television show Northern Exposure as a cinematographer and was nominated for the DGA award.

He has directed various pilots like Dangerous Minds, and To Have and To Hold, along with countless episodes such as The Sopranos, ER, Law & Order, House, and Desperate Housewives, to name a few since fifteen years. Besides this, he has worked as an Executive Producer on Judging Amy, Joan of Arcadia, Ugly Betty, To Have and To Hold, and Dangerous Minds.

Hayman is a famous documentary filmmaker who helps to make the film The Man From Hope which followed Bill and Hilary Clinton through the 1992 campaign.

Jim began writing Tv advertisements where he has spent more than 20 years of his life. After long service, he decided to move to Maine for his lifelong wish of becoming a writer of fiction. He has written amazing books like:

  • The Cutting
  • The Chill of Night
  • Darkness First
  • The Girl in the Glass
  • The Girl in the Bridge
  • Damage
  • The Fatal Obsession

Awards and Nominations

In a Hong kong Award, he has won best cinematography for his work on An Autumn’s Tale. Jim has been nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards and a DGA Award.

James Hayman- Net worth, Salary

Being a great writer, He has earned a good amount of money from his profession as of 2022. His is net worth is still under review but will be updated as soon as it is clear.

However, his wife  Annie Potts has an estimated net worth of $8 million.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Jim’s height is 5 feet 3 inches and his weight is around 88 kg. He has grey hair and light eyes.

Social media

Hayman is not available on social media like Facebook, Instagram but available on Twitter with 3.8 k followers.

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