James Michael Anderson is an English international cricketer who plays for Lancashire County Cricket Club and the England cricket team.
He is also a part-time cricket commentator for the BBC.
James Anderson was a pupil at St Mary’s and St Theodore’s RC High School, Burnley. He played cricket at Burnley Cricket Club from a young age.
His childhood dream was to be a cricketer, and at the age of 17, after a growth spurt, Anderson was one of the fastest bowlers in the Lancashire League.
He stated that “I’ve always bowled seam, but when I was about 17 I don’t know what it was but I just started bowling fast all of a sudden”.
Anderson is a keen football fan who supports his local club, Burnley.
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He has also become a proud ambassador for the following charities – Nordoff Robbins, The James Milner Foundation and the LCCC Foundation.
Finally, James is an Executive Producer on the film ‘Warriors’, due for release this year. James lives with his wife Daniella and children Lola and Ruby in Cheshire.