James Corden Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriends, Family, Biography, Facts & More

James Corden

Full NameJames Kimberley Corden
ProfessionsActor, Writer, Producer, Comedian, Television Host, and Singer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 90 kg
in pounds- 198 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 44 inches
- Waist: 38 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlue
Hair ColourLight Brown
Personal Life
Date of Birth22 August 1978
Age (as in 2017) 39 Years
BirthplaceHillingdon, London, England
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
HometownHillingdon, London, England
SchoolPark Middle School, Buckinghamshire, England
Holmer Green Upper School, Buckinghamshire, England
College/UniversityNot Known
Educational QualificationDegree in Arts and Drama
DebutFilm: Twenty Four Seven (1997)
James Corden's debut movie Twenty Four Seven Movie poster
TV: Out of Tune (1996)
Theatre: Martin Guerre (1996)
ReligionNot Religious
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
Address (FanMail)United Agents Ltd.
12-26 Lexington Street
London, W1F 0LE
HobbiesWatching Football and Movies, Hanging out, Listening to Music
Awards, Honours, Achievements Won 'British Comedy Awards' for Gavin & Stacey
Won 'British Academy Television Awards' for Gavin & Stacey
Controversies• Once he made a comment on Samantha Bee, he said, "Samantha Bee’s Vulgar Insult is a ‘Compliment’ in Britain."
• In October 2017, he made a controversial joke on Harvey Weinstein at a charity event. For his act, he received huge flak from the public.
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsShelley White (1995-2003)
Shelley White James's Ex-girlfriend
Sheridan Smith (2007-2009) (Actress, Singer, Dancer)
James Corden with Sheridan Smith
Lily Allen (2008) (Singer)
James Corden with Lily Allen
Caroline Flack (2009) (TV Presenter)
James Corden and Caroline Flack
Julia Carey (2009-Present)
Marriage Date15 September 2012
Wife/SpouseJulia Carey (Television Producer)
James Corden with Julia Carey
ChildrenSon- Max (Born: 22 March 2011)
Daughters- Carey (Born: 27 October 2014), Charlotte (Born: 12 December 2017)
James Corden with his wife and children
ParentsPaternal Grandfather- Cedric Kimberley Corden
Paternal Grandmother- Isabel J. Pattison
Father- Malcolm Corden (Musician in Royal Air Force band)
Mother- Margaret Corden (Social Worker)
James with his parents
SiblingsBrother- None
Sisters- Andrea Henry (Older Sister), Ruth Corden (Younger Sister)
James Corden with his sisters
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodShake Shack Burger
Favourite ComedianJack Whitehall
Favourite DestinationsLondon and Tokyo
Favourite FilmAs Good as it Gets (1997)
Favourite RapperKanye West
Favourite TV ShowThe West Wing (1999-2006)
Favourite Record ProducerJimmy Iovine
Favourite Football ClubWest Ham United
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)$4 million (As in 2017)
Net Worth (approx.)$12 million

James Corden

Some Lesser Known Facts About James Corden

  • Does James Corden smoke?: YesJames Corden smoking
  • Does James Corden drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Corden’s father was a musician in the Royal Air Force band and his mother was a volunteer.
  • When Corden was 18, he appeared in the 1996 Musical Martin Guerre for the first time.
  • From 2000 to early 2005, Corden starred as Jamie Rymer in the British television series ‘Fat Friends.’James Corden (at lower left part) in FAT FRIENDS
  • Early in his career, Corden had to battle against his alcohol addiction, and due to the constant binge, he used to get fainted. However, his parents helped him a lot get out of this trouble.
  • From 2007 to early 2010, Corden co-starred and co-wrote his own series with his ‘Fat Friends’ co-star Ruth Jones, the BBC Three sitcom Gavin & Stacey. Corden and Jones played the friends of the title characters, with Corden starring as Smithy.
  • In August 2007, Corden hosted ‘Big Brother’s Big Mouth,’ with Gavin & Stacey co-star Mathew Horne.James Corden with his collegue Mathew Horne
  • On 23 March 2015, Corden succeeded Craig Ferguson as the host of the American late-night talk show The Late Late Show.James Corden and Craig Fergusion
  • Corden has written an auto-biography May I Have Your Attention, Please?, which was published in 2011.
  • Corden has invited rapper ‘Kanye West’ twice on his talk show, but the Kanye bailed on him both times. To make it up, he once sent him Yeezy merchandise and then three dozen of white roses.
  • In 2015, at the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List event, he was bestowed upon OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in recognition of his contribution to the drama field.James Corden receiving OBE at Buckingham Palace, London
  • Corden has been a protagonist of the UK-based Charity ‘Comic Relief’, which seeks to harness the power of entertainment to tackle poverty and raise awareness about other social cause issues.
  • In August 2016, a £710,000 tax was levied on him after he closed down his the UK-based company, JK Corden Limited.