Darien Sills-Evans, who plays James
What’s his deal? Before this Brooklyn-native and father of two began directing and producing his own work, he got his start entertaining audiences on stage and screen for more than a decade, including prominent roles on Third Watch and Treme.
In 2001, Darien made his directorial debut in the romantic comedy X-Patriots, which won an L.A. Weekly Award Best Screenplay, CCI Digital Award for Best Ensemble Cast, Film Finders Maverick Award for Quality Low-Budget Film, and was nominated for the IFP’s Gordon Parks Award
Résumé: TV credits include Third Watch, Treme, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and Person Of Interest; film credits include Big Words and X-Patriots.
Words to live by: "The Cubs are trying to give the entire state of Illinois a heart attack. They have sausages and deep dish for that." (@dasefatcap)