James Garnon trained at Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and Edinburgh University. He has performed in over 20 productions at Shakespeare’s Globe, most recently in the main house as Touchstone in As You Like It and in the title role in Pericles in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. He is a Globe Associate Artist and a member of the Higher Education Faculty for whom he has taught both actors and directors. He has also frequently acted for the Royal Shakespeare Company, was a founder member of The Factory Theatre Company, and has performed at numerous other theatres including the Old Vic and Almeida Theatre.
Aside from varied film and television work, James has also regularly worked as a masterclass leader for the Samling Artist Programme and Samling Academy.