What is James Marsden's net worth? James Marsden's net worth is $4 million dollars. Born in Stillwater, Oklahoma, James Marsden attended Oklahoma State University before choosing to leave midway through his sophomore year to pursue a career in acting. After moving to Los Angeles, he began working on television, appearing on the television shows, "The Nanny", "Boogies Diner", "Saved by the Bell", "Party of Five", "Second Noah", and "Ally McBeal". He also began working in film in the late 90s, appearing in such projects as "Disturbing Behavior" and "Gossip".
In 2000, he was cast in the role that would put him on the map, as Scott Summers/Cyclops in the "X-Men" franchise. He went on to appear in "Superman Returns", and then starred in the popular film adaptation of "Hairspray". This led to more high profile roles including starring turns in "Enchanted", "27 Dresses", and "Death at a Funeral". He is next slated to appear in "Dead Circus".