James previously starred in the Netflix original movie "True Memoirs of an International Assassin."
"A comedian, producer, writer and Emmy-nominated actor, James is an established and well-respected staple in entertainment today. Discovered at the 1996 Montreal Comedy Festival -- and unwittingly taking the first step in what would become an illustrious career -- he signed a network development deal which lead to the creation of his 1998 CBS smash-hit 'The King of Queens,'" a press release noted.
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