James Ross Meskimen
September 10, 1959
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor, impressionist|
Tamra Shockley (m. 1987)
|Relatives||Ellen Plummer (sister)|
James Ross Meskimen (born September 10, 1959) is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He is also known for his voice-over work in video games.
Meskimen played the father of Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen's characters in Our Lips Are Sealed and as Officer Wholihan in How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
He was the voice of the Genie in the Aladdin franchise, sometimes replacing Robin Williams.