New York improviser: James III

James III

James III is a comedian, actor, and writer from Akron, Ohio.

He currently stars as Jamel in The Adventures of Jamel: Time Travelling BBoy. James can be seen in episodes of NBC’s Late Night with Seth Meyers, CBS’ My Sports Story, and MTV Decoded. He has also appeared on Funny Or Die, Above Average, Improv Everywhere, Upworthy, and The Nerdist, commercials for Walmart, Footaction, and ESPN, and written for CollegeHumor and Splitsider.

James performs at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre-NY on the Maude Team, Roanoke, and the Harold Team, Some Kid.

He has taught comedy classes for Improv Training Hub, UCB’s Diversity Program and Touring Company, The Peoples Improv Theater Drop-In, Bennington College, and many others.