James Comey

Played by Jeff Daniels

James Comey

James Brien Comey, Jr. served as US Attorney for the Southern District of New York and as the US Deputy Attorney General before being appointed as the seventh Director of the FBI by President Barack Obama.

James Brien Comey, Jr. served as US Attorney for the Southern District of New York and as the US Deputy Attorney General before being appointed as the seventh Director of the FBI by President Barack Obama.

Jeff Daniels

JEFF DANIELS is a five-time Emmy® nominee, winning in Outstanding Lead Actor for The Newsroom and Outstanding Supporting Actor for Godless. He has also received Golden Globe® nominations on the big screen for his performances in The Purple Rose of Cairo, Something Wild and The Squid and the Whale, as well as one for The Newsroom. Daniels is also a three-time individual Screen Actors Guild® Award nominee. His other major screen roles include the Dumb and Dumber franchise; The Martian; Looper; Good Night, and Good Luck; Gods and Generals; The Hours; Pleasantville; Gettysburg; Radio Days; Terms of Endearment and Ragtime. As the founder and director of the Purple Rose Theatre Company, Daniels is also a three-time Tony® nominee for To Kill a Mockingbird (the highest grossing American play in Broadway history), Blackbird and God of Carnage.

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