He majored in television/Journalism, and earned a degree in Advertising.Before becoming an actor, he sold advertising for two radio stations.He was, for a time, credited as Jamie Denton, in the film, That Old Feeling.
"My wife and I were watching an episode during Season 6 or 7 and she turned to me and said, 'You've got to learn how to act again, dude,'" he said. What: Fundraiser for the Angel Foundation, which provides financial help to cancer patients and educational and emotional support for their families.Denton was raised Southern Baptist and became a Minister of Music at Westmoreland United Methodist Church in Westmoreland, Tennessee.Denton graduated from Goodlettsville High School, and attended the University of Tennessee, where he was a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity.He began acting at the age of 23, at a community theater in Nashville.He eventually moved to California to become a full-time actor.But those extras disappeared the moment Denton decided to move to Chanhassen last August so that his Minnesota-raised wife, fitness expert Erin O'Brien, could be closer to her sister, who is battling cancer, and so their young kids could be part of a respected school system."I definitely took one for the team," Denton said before sitting down to a Mahi-Mahi burger at Spoonriver, across the street from the Guthrie Theatre, where "Housewives" co-star Ricardo Antonio Chavira played Stanley in a 2010 production of "A Streetcar Named Desire." It's the kind of role Denton could see himself in -- if the Twin Cities theater community gives him a chance.Denton was born January 20, 1963, in Nashville, Tennessee, and grew up in nearby Goodlettsville, the second of three children. His mother, Mary Jean Woolslair Denton, died from breast cancer in 2002. Denton (1930–1993), was a dentist who had served in the military. She provided him the love, care, affection and almost all the thing a mother can provide to their child. Edit After divorcing his first wife, on 16 December, 2002, he married Erin O' Brien. He has two children with his second wife, a son, Sheppard (b. Edit He welcomed his first child, son Sheppard Denton, with his wife Erin O' Brien Denton. Edit James and his wife, Erin O' Brien gave birth to their second child, Malin O’Brien. Edit James won Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2005 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series. They now live in Chanhassen a city near Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was raised in Chanhassen a city near Minneapolis, Minnesota. It is believed that she along with her one older brother are living happily with her parents in Chanhassen a city near Minneapolis, Minnesota.