James Ransome

Actor, Starlet (“Mikey”)
Nominated for: Robert Altman Award

James Ransone is an American actor from Baltimore, Maryland. He is best known for his roles as Ziggy Sobotka in the second season of HBO’s The Wire, and corporal Josh Ray Person in the Iraq War-based mini-series Generation Kill.

Recent work includes recurring roles in HBO’s How to Make it in America and Treme. He will be seen in the upcoming films Sinister, opposite Ethan Hawke and Vincent D’Onofrio, Broken City with Russell Crowe, Mark Wahlberg and Catherine Zeta­‐Jones, and Spike Lee’s Red Hook Summer.