Josh Holloway is an American actor, model, and producer. He is commonly popular for acting as James “Sawyer” Ford in the television series Lost. He is also known for another CBS series Intelligence. He is also currently starring in the sci-fi drama Colony.
Early Life of Josh Holloway
Josh Holloway‘s full name is Josh Lee Holloway. He was born on July 20, 1969, in San Jose, California. His mother is a nurse. His father is a surveyor. He also has three brothers. He spent his childhood in Free Home, Georgia. Holloway is related to Baptist preacher Dr. Dale Holloway. He is also related to the author and World War II prisoner-of-war Carl Holloway. He is also a descendant of Robert E. Lee. He went to Cherokee High School in Canton, Georgia. He graduated in 1987.
Career of Josh Holloway
After graduating, Holloway moved to LA. He started his career as a runway and print model, including for brands Dolce & Gabbana, Calvin Klein and Donna Karan. He first starred in a series called Angel in 1999. After that, he got another role in the comedy series Doctor Benny. Then he appeared in the Sci-Fi Channel movie Sabretooth with David Keith and John Rhys-Davies. Josh got his big break in 2004. He got the chance to act in the hit television series LOST as James “Sawyer” Ford. In 2014, Holloway starred in the lead role in the CBS television show Intelligence. After that, from 2016, he is starring in another hit television series Colony. His co-star in this series is Sarah Wayne Callies.
Josh has a long time relationship with Yessica Kumala. The couple married on October 1, 2004. They two children. Daughter Java Kumala (born 2009) and son Hunter Lee (born 2014).
- Born: July 20, 1969
- Birth Place San Jose, California, United States
- Height: 6′ 2″
- Nationality: American
- Spouse: Yessica Kumala (m. 2004)
- Children: Java Kumala Holloway, Hunter Lee Holloway
- Cold Heart (2001)
- Moving August (2002)
- Mi amigo (2002)
- Dr. Benny (2003)
- Lost (2004)
- Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars (2007)
- Whisper (2007)
- Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol (2011)
- Paranoia (2013)
- Sabotage (2014)
- Intelligence (2014)
- Colony (2016)