James Acheson was a prolific actor who created a name for himself largely on the big screen. Acheson's early acting career mostly consisted of roles in various films, such as the action flick "P.O.W. the Escape" (1986) with David Carradine and the action picture "Assassination" (1987) with Charles Bronson. He additionally landed roles in the TV movies "Perfect People" (ABC, 1987-88) and "Body Language" (USA, 1991-92). His film career continued throughout the nineties in productions like the action movie "Strange Days" (1995) with Ralph Fiennes and "Kazaam" (1996). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Reasonable Doubts" (NBC, 1991-93). Acheson continued to exercise his talent in the nineties and the early 2000s, taking on a mix of projects like "The Garden of Redemption" (Showtime, 1996-97), "Sons of Thunder" (CBS, 1998-99) and "Mozart and the Whale" (2005) starring Josh Hartnett. His credits also expanded to "Journey to the End of the Night" (2006). Most recently, Acheson produced the crime adaptation "Mad Money" (2008) with Diane Keaton.