In The CW's new drama “Dynasty,” James Mackay plays Steven Carrington, the black sheep of the wealthy, conservative Carrington family, who returns home to learn first-hand how hard it is to keep your principles intact when you are caught up in a Carrington crisis.
Mackay is an Australian born actor, who was the recipient of the 2013 Heath Ledger Scholarship Award.
Mackay starred in the feature films “Singularity” for Roland Jaffe, opposite Josh Hartnett and Neve Campbell, as well as “Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark” with Guy Pearce and Katie Holmes, and “Hacksaw Ridge,” directed by Mel Gibson. Most recently, he was seen in “The Dressmaker,” opposite Kate Winslet, as well as “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.” On television, Mackay was seen in the hit series “The Leftovers.”
Mackay was seen in the feature film “Battle of the Sexes,” opposite Steve Carell and Emma Stone.
|2009||Julius Caesar||Marc Antony||Cry Havoc|
|2010||Three Sisters||Andrey||Cry Havoc|
|2012||Les Liaisons Dangereuses||Danceny||Sydney Theatre Company|
|2013||The History Boys||Irwin||Peach Theatre Company|
|Year||Film||Production company, director||Role||Type|
|2009||Don't Be Afraid of the Dark||Miramax, dir. Troy Nixey||The Librarian||Feature Film|
|2010||Connection||AFTRS, dir. Jen Leacey||Dan||Short Film|
|2011||Hairpin||AFTRS, dir. Laura Scrivano||Simon||Short Film|
|2012||Redd Inc, aka "Inhuman Resources"||Green Light Productions, dir. Dan Krige||Rudy Khan||Feature Film|
|2012||Being Venice||Dragonet Films, dir. Miro Bilbrough||Fireman||Feature Film|
|2013||Singularity||Corsan Films, dir. Roland Joffé||Charles Stewart||Feature Film|
|2015||The Dressmaker||Jocelyn Moorhouse||William Beaumont||Feature Film|
|2016||Hacksaw Ridge||Mel Gibson||Prosecutor||Feature Film|
|2017||Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales||Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg||Maddox||Feature Film|
|2017||Battle of the Sexes||Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris||Barry Court||Feature Film|
|2010||Rescue: Special Ops||Saxon Blake||Episode: "Out of the Ashes"|
|2012||The Straits||Joel Thomson||5 episodes|
|2012||Micro Nation||Lindsay McFadden||Episode: "Meet Pullamawang"|
|2014||The Tomorrow People||Julian Masters||2 episodes: "Enemy of My Enemy" & "Rumble"|
|2017||The Leftovers||Bernard||Episode: "G'Day Melbourne"|
|2017||<nowiki>Love Child (TV series)||Lance||Season 4, Episode 3|
|2017–2019||Dynasty||Steven Carrington||Series regular|
- After news broke of Maddison Brown getting cast on Dynasty, he posted a picture of the two of them together.
- On June 30, 2019, the last day of LGBTQIA+ Pride Month, James posted a picture in support.