James Wolk is an American actor best known for his starring role as Brad Cohen, a teacher with Tourette Syndrome, in the made-for-TV movie Front of the Class, based on the book of the same name, in 2008.
Wolk, a native of Farmington Hills, Michigan and 2007 graduate of the University of Michigan drama school, landed the title role in the ABC pilot Solving Charlie directed by Gregory Hoblit, in 2009.
James plays a young detective who, after his estranged father passes away, learns he has an 11 year old half-brother by the same name. His father's last wish is for Charlie to raise his younger brother.
James landed the lead role of Robert/Bob Allen in the 2010 Fox pilot Lone Star, about a Texas con man married to the daughter of one of his targets, while simultaneously maintaining a relationship in another town. The show was canceled by Fox after only two episodes.
James also appeared in the Disney feature film You Again with Kristen Bell, Jamie Lee Curtis, Odette Yustman, Sigourney Weaver, and Kristin Chenoweth.
He also has a starring role as Zach Cropper, a copywriter, in the television sitcom The Crazy Ones.
He now resides in Los Angeles.