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James Bryce

Actor, musician and writer for 40 years now, James has appeared in many films and TV series, in addition to numerous roles in theatre productions.

His music is wide-ranging: jazz, musicals, theatre, children's work for the BBC, and works for the concert-hall.

James Bryce: CV

You can now download James' CV in PDF format.   The current version is as at Jun 2017, and it will be updated regularly.

Voice Work

The Voice page has full details of this aspect of James's life; but here are two short examples of his work:


Stiven-Christie Management
1 Glen Street

Tel: 0131-228-4040
Fax: 0131-228-4645


New band

Jim has been rehearsing a new band "JZZsh", comprising guitar, sax, cello, piano,bass and drums. First performance will be on 25th October in Henry's Cellar Bar, (16A Morrison Street, Edinburgh EH3 8BJ), as part of the monthly "Click-Clack Club" series. Starts 8pm. Jzzsh will be on at 10.20pm.

Details of the band can be viewed / downloaded here.


On the left is a showreel in Flash format with brief excerpts from some of James' work.

You can download Flash Player from the Adobe website

The Hum

HUM is a short Sci-Fi film that draws inspiration from real life events surrounding the hum phenomenon, experienced in Bristol and Taos. A story of grief and loss, HUM blends together elements of character drama and mystery with contemporary quantum physics theories.

It has been short listed for Best at Loch Ness Film Festival (July 28th 2017), selected for Fantasia International Film Festival and Dragon Com Independent Film Festival in Atlanta (2017).

Trailer on Vimeo 216526420

The Hum is seeking funding to transform itself into a full-length feature. It's being crowdfunded. If you like what you see, please donate at this Kickstarter page and/or keep up to date on its Facebook page

Audio books

In August James will be recording his 30th Quintin Jardine book, called Cold Case


James's brass band arrangement of London street songs, "Fantasia on London Themes" was performed by the Edinburgh Brass Band on 21st April.

Whisky Kisses

Whisky Kisses is published by Stagescripts

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