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James Saito

 
Date of Birth: March 06, 1955 (67)

Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Ars Nova Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway, 2015
Li Han / James Lin
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Production, 2014
A Lama
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Boo-Seng Lee
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Lefty
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2003
Storyteller
Shogun
Reciter
  [Broadway]
1998
Servant
Ghost
Eng Tieng-Bin (Understudy)
Andrew Kwong (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Propman [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
The Kralahome (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Bandit

Photos

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James Saito

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Date:
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Tina Chilip, Raymond Lee, Jon Norman Scheider, Tim Chiou, and James Saito Photo

Tina Chilip, Raymond Lee, Jon Norman Scheider, Tim Chiou, and James Saito

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Date:
05/17/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2019
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Ars Nova Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway, 2015
Li Han / James Lin

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Production, 2014
A Lama

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Boo-Seng Lee

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Lefty

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2003
Storyteller

Shogun

Reciter

  [Broadway]
1998
Servant

Ghost

Eng Tieng-Bin (Understudy)

Andrew Kwong (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Propman [Replacement]

Ensemble [Replacement]

The Kralahome (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Bandit


James Saito Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2007 - Performance Gold Star
James Saito, Durango

James Saito News

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for LOVE HARD on Netflix Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for LOVE HARD on Netflix
by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2021

An LA girl, unlucky in love, falls for an East Coast guy on a dating app and decides to surprise him for the holidays, only to discover that she’s been catfished. This lighthearted romantic comedy chronicles her attempt to reel in love.

Netflix Sets November Release for LOVE HARD Starring Nina Dobrev, Darren Barnet & Jim Photo Netflix Sets November Release for LOVE HARD Starring Nina Dobrev, Darren Barnet & Jimmy O. Yang
by Michael Major - Oct 5, 2021

An LA girl, unlucky in love, falls for an East Coast guy on a dating app and decides to surprise him for the holidays, only to discover that she’s been catfished. This lighthearted romantic comedy chronicles her attempt to reel in love.

TruTV Programming: Week Of 5-25-20 Photo TruTV Programming: Week Of 5-25-20
by A.A. Cristi - May 7, 2020

In need of a financial boost for Tirdy Works, Mary develops a product that could earn her a spot in the $multi-billion cannabis industry. In nearby Pittsfield, Mary hatches a plan to save a historic community theatre.

truTV Announces Season Three Premiere Date for AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS Photo truTV Announces Season Three Premiere Date for AT HOME WITH AMY SEDARIS
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 23, 2020

truTV invites guests back into the rich, imaginative ‚Äď and slightly deranged ‚Äď world of¬†At Home with Amy Sedaris¬†for the 10-episode third season of the Emmy¬ģ-nominated variety sketch series.¬†

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of GREY'S ANATOMY on ABC - Thursday, April 2, 2020 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of GREY'S ANATOMY on ABC - Thursday, April 2, 2020
by TV Scoop - Mar 17, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of GREY'S ANATOMY, airing on ABC on Thursday, April 2, 2020!

Wake Up With BWW 12/9: THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE is Available to Purchase, Photo Wake Up With BWW 12/9: THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE is Available to Purchase, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2019

Today's top stories: The Spongebob Musical: Live on Stage is available to purchase on Amazon Prime Video, and more!

Amazon Prime Orders Second Season of MODERN LOVE Photo Amazon Prime Orders Second Season of MODERN LOVE
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 25, 2019

Amazon Prime Video announced today that it has ordered a second season of the half-hour romantic anthology series Modern Love. Modern Love, which debuted globally on Prime Video on October 18, is inspired by the popular The New York Times column of the same name. The series explores love in all of its complicated and beautiful forms, as each standalone episode brings some of the column's most beloved stories to life with a stellar cast. Season two of Modern Love will premiere on Prime Video in 2020 in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide.

Netflix Orders Holiday Romantic Comedy Series DASH & LILY Starring Austin Abrams and  Photo Netflix Orders Holiday Romantic Comedy Series DASH & LILY Starring Austin Abrams and Midori Francis
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 15, 2019

Netflix has ordered a holiday romantic comedy series, Dash & Lilly, starring Austin Abrams and Midori Francis. The series hails from executive producers Shawn Levy and Josh Barry for 21 Laps and Nick Jonas for Image 32A .

VIDEO: Amazon Prime Releases Trailer for MODERN LOVE Starring Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey Photo VIDEO: Amazon Prime Releases Trailer for MODERN LOVE Starring Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey, John Gallagher, Jr., Cristin Milioti, and More!
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2019

Modern Love, coming to Amazon Prime Video on October 18, is inspired by the popular New York Times column of the same name. This half-hour romantic comedy series explores love in all of its complicated and beautiful forms, as each standalone episode brings some of the column's most beloved stories to life with a stellar cast.

Lela Loren Joins Cast of ALTERED CARBON Season Two Photo Lela Loren Joins Cast of ALTERED CARBON Season Two
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 27, 2019

Lela Loren (‚ÄúPower‚ÄĚ) will play Danica Harlan in Season Two of Altered Carbon. Kept under wraps, Loren already has completed production on her¬†Altered Carbon¬†series regular role.

James Saito Videos

VIDEO: Amazon Prime Releases Trailer for MODERN LOVE Starring Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey VideoVIDEO: Amazon Prime Releases Trailer for MODERN LOVE Starring Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey, John Gallagher, Jr., Cristin Milioti, and More!
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2019

Modern Love, coming to Amazon Prime Video on October 18, is inspired by the popular New York Times column of the same name. This half-hour romantic comedy series explores love in all of its complicated and beautiful forms, as each standalone episode brings some of the column's most beloved stories to life with a stellar cast.

VIDEO:  Ali Wong and Randall Park Star in the Trailer for ALWAYS BE MY MAYBE VideoVIDEO: Ali Wong and Randall Park Star in the Trailer for ALWAYS BE MY MAYBE
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2019

Netflix has released the trailer for 'Always Be My Maybe' starring Ali Wong and Randall Park. Watch the trailer below!

Off-Broadway's Immersive KPOP Campaigning for Cast Album VideoOff-Broadway's Immersive KPOP Campaigning for Cast Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

Ars Nova, along with Ma-Yi Theater and Woodshed Collective, is presenting the world premiere of KPOP until tomorrow, October 21. The high-octane immersive event that gives audiences a backstage pass to a K-pop music factory has just launched a social media campaign for a cast album.

VIDEO: Tina Fey Struts with MEAN GIRLS Star Ashley Park at KPOP VideoVIDEO: Tina Fey Struts with MEAN GIRLS Star Ashley Park at KPOP
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

Mean Girls will open on Broadway this spring at the August Wilson Theatre (245 West 52nd Street), starring Ashley Park as Gretchen Wieners. Creator Tina Fey stopped by Park's current gig - the immersive KPOP at Ars Nova - and took an impressive stroll down the runway. Check it out below!

VIDEO: Freeform Releases First Trailer for MARVEL'S CLOAK & DAGGER
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 19, 2017

Freeform has released the first trailer from the upcoming series MARVEL'S CLOAK & DAGGER. The 10-episode season is set to premiere early 2018.

In Performance Video: Telly Leung & Jennifer Lim in THE WORLD OF EXTREME HAPPINESS
by Stage Tube - Mar 24, 2015

This week's New York Times In Performance video features Telly Leung and Jennifer Lim in a scene from THE WORLD OF EXTREME HAPPINESS

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from MTC's THE WORLD OF EXTREME HAPPINESS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 23, 2015

Manhattan Theatre Club presents The World of Extreme Happiness, the new play by Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig, directed by Eric Ting. The World of Extreme Happiness opens tomorrow night, Tuesday, February 24 at MTC's New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). Check out highlights from the play below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Lincoln Center Theater's THE OLDEST BOY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 3, 2014

Lincoln Center Theater's production of of Sarah Ruhl's new play The Oldest Boy, directed by Rebecca Taichman, opens tonight, November 3 in the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the play below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of Watts & More in Encores! IT'S A BIRD... IT'S A PLANE... IT'S SUPERMAN- Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 20, 2013

Superman will return to the stage in the upcoming New York City Center Encores! production of It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It's Superman. The production will feature Edward Watts in the title role with Jenny Powers as Lois Lane and David Pittu as the evil Dr. Sedgwick, along with Adam Monley, Alli Mauzey, James Saito and Will Swenson. Superman will play at City Center for seven performances, March 20 - 24, and will be directed by John Rando with choreography by Joshua Bergasse and music direction by Rob Berman. BroadwayWorld brings you just-released highlights from the production below!

BWW TV: In Rehearsal with Edward Watts & the Cast of Encores! IT'S A BIRD...IT'S A PLANE...IT'S SUPERMAN- Plus a Performance Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 13, 2013

The cast and creative team met the press earlier today, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with them about the show. Check out what they had to say and catch a performance preview below!


James Saito Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has James Saito been in?
James Saito has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has James Saito been in?
James Saito has not appeared in the West End

What awards has James Saito been nominated for?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Durango .

What awards has James Saito won?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Durango.