James Seah first emerged onscreen via a local competition; Star Search 2010. He succeeded in being one of the top ten to qualify there.
He officially debuted as an actor by a web series under Mediacorp; 'Let's Play Love' in 2011. He went on hiatus for several years to serve the army. He returned onscreen in 2013 via an English language local drama series called 'Mata Mata'.
Recently, James Seah was spotted in 'The Caregivers', a 20 episode local Chinese drama series.