James was an actor, director and extra in several films including “Minority Report”, “Hannibal”, “The Sally Heming’s Story”, and “The Space Between”.
As Emmy award-winning writer, producer, editor, and director James Cosgrove has garnered a track record of success in entertainment, politics, and news from coast to coast. James has written and produced breakthrough content, marketing campaigns and social media platforms throughout his career in TV, digital, and film.
He began his career as an editor in Burbank, CA launching top-notch brands like Ontheredcarpet.com, Eye on LA, and Digital Stream productions. James worked for Disney, ABC network, ABC news, NBC, The WB, CBS studios and FOX Television. He succeeded in becoming a market leader and set the standards for many productions for studios and newsrooms throughout LA. His marketing campaigns were not only recognized by industry peers, he gained national attention from the non-profit community. His documentary about Maria Shriver’s life and her world renowned “Women’s Conference” won him recognition with a California media award for excellence from former California Governor Schwarzenegger.
During the past five years, Cosgrove moved from LA to Atlanta as a consultant for Tyler Perry and led a social/digital media team at FOX televison in Atlanta. Most recently, James has taken on the role as Engagement Editor for Circa.com and launched a very successful venture called Circa Campus, an all UGC generated portal. College students across the country can now be a part of Circa’s great plethora of content with the one click on their cell phone.
James is a DC native and loves being back home with his family. His nickname in the newsroom is “JHollywood”. But, don’t get it twisted he’s no name dropper. He’s just worked with names like, LL Cool J, Eva Longoria, Spike Lee, Steve Harvey… just sayin’ :)
Unique Notable: James was an actor/director/extra in movies including “Minority Report”, “Hannibal”, “The Sally Heming’s Story”, and “The Space Between”