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About James Remar - Details About Personal Life of This Amazing Actor and Voice-Over Artist

Published Sun Oct 11 2020 By pratikshya
About James Remar - Details About Personal Life of This Amazing Actor and Voice-Over Artist

James Remar is famous as an American actor and voice artist. He is best known for his roles as the violent and aggressive Villains. Some of the movies and television shows like "Sex and the City" (2002-2004), "The Cotton Club"(1984), and "The Warriors " (1979). 

He was born December 31, 1953, in Boston, Massachusetts, in the United States of America. Remar joined John Ward Elementary School first then Newton North High School. He trained in acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre. 

Let's find out some unknown facts about Remar. 

Approximate Net Worth of $6 million

The veteran actor, Remar's net worth is estimated at $6 Million. His annual salary is over $48,000 from his acting career. Aside from acting, he also gives voice in several animated television series where his average annual salary is $90,000. He started his acting career in the industry in 1979 and has been active. 

Girlfriend: Yuka Kojima

On November 10, 2012, James Remar spotted with his rumored girlfriend Yuka Kojima hand in hand. They did shopping and lunch in Vancouver, Canada. The pair hasn't made its official announcement about their relationship. 

James Remar with Yuka Kojima spotted together in Vancouver.
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Previous Marriage and His Former Wife

Previously, Remar tied a knot with his long-time girlfriend, Atsuko Remar. The actor has maintained his personal detail very privacy about his former wife. After spending around 30 years of a happy married life, unfortunately, the couple decided to separate. 

Ex-wife Atsuko Remar.
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Father of Two Children 

'City on a Hill' actor is the father of two children - son Jason and daughter Lisa. His son Jason Remar was born on November 4, 1989. As a father, his son also has chosen acting as his career. His first debut movie is 'Gun' in 2010, similarly, he has played in 'Magnum P.I.' (2018) and 'High & Low: The Movie 2 - End of Sky' (2017). 

James's daughter Lisa Remar is a singer and actress. She is a member of the 'Nane Felix' band. As the father, he attends the performance to support his daughter. Lisa has worked in movies like 'Posthumanismaniarama!' (2014) and 'Let 'Em Heal' (2016).

Two children daughter Lisa Remar and son Jason Remar. 
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Rumors About Being Gay

Gibby of 'Private Practice' is one of the successful actors who is praised for his dedication to work in Hollywood. He has to face several rumors such as he is gay which is proven to be false.  He has two amazing kids his wife Atsuko. 


William James Remar is the son of S. Roy Remar and Elizabeth Mary. His father is an attorney whereas his mother is a mental health state officer. His paternal grandparents belonged to Russian Jewish immigrants. German is the original surname. 

Nominations and Award 

One of the versatile actor Remar has received nominations Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Dexter in the years 2009 to 2012. He has won the Saturn Award for Lifetime Achievement in 2012. He has also won the 8th annual SAG award as a member of the Outstanding Comedy Ensemble for his work in "Sex and the City ". 

Remar has also voiced many characters on television series for which, he has been nominated several times. He won the BTVA People's choice Acting Award in 2014 for "The Legend of Korra".

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