Born in Fredericksburg Virginia. Jim is a 13 year police veteran and former Narcotics Detective. Has been a bodyguard for many A list celebrities. Is really good friends with fellow actor Michael Buonomo. Has 5 sisters and one brother. Along with working for Sunrise Films he owns the production company Code 3 Films with his best friend and creative producer Darrell Martinelli. Incorporates his years of training and experience as a police officer into his writing and directing. This experience ranges from Undercover Narcotics along with being a Law Enforcement Instructor in Defensive Tactics, Narcotics Enforcement, and Interview and Interrogation.