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James Handy
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James Handy makes a guest appearance on Quantum Leap as Ross Tyler, TV station cameraman turned serial killer in the episode "Temptation Eyes" in Season 4.

Personal Information
Gender: Male
Years active: 1977-present
Character information
Appeared on: Quantum Leap (TV series)
Episodes appeared in: "Temptation Eyes" (Season 4)
Character played: Ross Tyler

James Handy appears as TV camerman Ross Tyler, the partner and sidekick of veteran TV news reporter Dylan Powell, whom Dr. Sam Beckett leaps into, and who's assigned to the case of a serial killer who's been stalking the Chinatown area in San Francisco, and who also must save a lovely looking psychic named Tamlyn Matsuda, who's been working with him in helping the SFPD to find the killer's identity, from becoming the next victim of the killer, which happens to be Tyler, in the Season 4 episode of Quantum Leap titled "Temptation Eyes".

Acting career[]

James is best known for his multiple guest star roles in TV shows and his work in some highly popular movies. Among his feature film credits are 15 minutes, Jumanji, Guarding Tess, Arachnophobia, Bird, Brighton Beach Memoirs, The Verdict, K-9 which starred Jim Belushi and its sequel, K-9 II. The films for television in which he has starred include Threat of Innocence, The O.J. Simpson Story, A Family Torn Apart, Obsession, Guilty Until Proven Innocent, Heart of the Lie, Preppy Murders, Unspeakable Acts, Goodnight Sweet Wife, and Quiet Victory: the Charles Wedemeyer Story. Among the many TV series episode apparances include roles on The Young & the Restless, Criminal Minds, ten episodes of NYPD Blue, nine episodes of Alias, Cold Case, The West Wing, UC: Undercover, Third Watch, ER, Law & Order, The Pretender, Quantum Leap, among numerous other TV series appearances.

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