James is the no.5 red tender engine.
- Season 1 - Smokescreen (cameo), Gordon Proves his Point, Crossed Lines, Fire Escape, High-Speed Gordon (does not speak), Old Stuck Up, and Fire Engine
- Season 2 - Deep Freeze, The Missing Coach, Scrambled Eggs (cameo), Toby's Megatrain (cameo), Triple Header (cameo), Henry's Sneeze (cameo), Peter Sam's Prickly Problem (does not speak), and Gordon Goes Foreign
- Season 3 - Breakvan, Domeless Engines (cameo), Hullo Twins, Gordon's Whistle (cameo), and Thomas and the Evil Diesel (cameo)
- Season 4 - The Deputation, The Flying Kipper (cameo), Pop Goes the Diesel (cameo), A Blast from the Past (does not speak), Light Work, Dirty Work, Diesel's Big Idea (cameo), James and Murdoch, and Winter Mischeif
- Season 5 - Sitting Ducks (cameo), Henry Sees Red (cameo), Out of Puff (does not speak), Little Western, Stepney's Special (cameo), Bull's Eyes (cameo), Gallant Old Engine (cameo), Steamroller (cameo)
- Season 6 - Bright Spark, Ballast (does not speak), Resource and Sagacity, and Thomas and Bertie (does not speak)
- Season 7 - A Close Shave (cameo), Coal, James and the Top Hat, Troublesome Trucks, Dirty Objects, and Off the Rails (does not speak)
- Season 8 - Edward's Exploit, James and the Bootlace, and He's Always Late!
- Season 9 - Desperate Measures, Limits (does not speak), Tolerance, New Beginnings (cameo), Old Tricks (cameo)
- Season 10 - Down the Mine (cameo), Tenders for Henry, Mind That Bike (cameo), Double Header,