On July 26, 2006, Woods' younger brother, Michael Jeffrey Woods, died from cardiac arrest at the age of 49.

He returned to Broadway in 1973 to portray Steven Cooper in the original production of Jean Kerr's Finishing Touches.

, beginning with his first television appearance All the Way Home in 1971 and his film debut The Visitors in 1972.

Woods swerved his Jeep Grand Cherokee to avoid the accident and collided with a retaining wall, but slid backwards into a guard rail 100 feet (30 m) above the Colorado River.

Woods suffered a minor concussion from the accident.

James Howard Woods (born April 18, 1947) is an American actor and producer.

He is often known for villainous roles and appeared in a variety of films, including The Way We Were (1973), The Onion Field (1979), Videodrome (1983), Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Best Seller (1987), Chaplin (1992), Casino (1995), Nixon (1995), Vampires (1998), Straw Dogs (2011) and White House Down (2013).

He appeared in an episode of The Rockford Files, playing a son whose parents were murdered. In one of his most prominent television roles, Woods starred in the CBS legal drama series Shark, which ran for two seasons between 20.

He was first recognized by the The Oscars when he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for the Oliver Stone drama Salvador (1986), portraying real-life journalist Rick Boyle as he chronicles events in El Salvador. He played an infamous defense lawyer who, after growing disillusioned when his client commits a murder, becomes a successful prosecutor with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office.

This list answers the questions, "What are the names of James Woods's ex-girlfriends? " It's not certain whether the people on this list are women that James Woods has had sex with but it's safe to assume that when two adults are going out that some action will inevitably occur. We can't say for sure but it's most likely all the women on this list. ..More About Age: 35 Birthplace: Newport Beach, California, USA Profession: Model, Actor Credits: American Wedding, Days of Our Lives, The Young and the Restless, The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle The Man from Earth, more Also Ranked #35 on Famous People Named Alexis Amy Lynn Baxter is an American actress.

Baxter also appeared as Penthouse magazine's Pet of the Month for June 1990.

Woods appeared in thirty-six plays before making his Broadway debut in 1970 at the Lyceum Theatre, in the first US production of Frank Mc Mahon's Borstal Boy. He returned to Broadway the following year to portray David Darst in Daniel Berrigan's The Trial of the Catonsville Nine.