James The Red Engine

James is a bright red tender engine, and a supporting character in Thomas The Tank Engine Tales. He is engine number 5. James is a mixed-traffic engine, who likes to think of himself as a really splendid engine.


James is usually vain and boastful, often heard saying, "I'm the brightest red engine on Sodor!" But James is also kind and friendly, and in the end, he helps his friends.


James is a bright red tender engine with gold stripes, and has the number 5 painted on his tender in gold with a black border. He has a round, gray face. James has a tall, black funnel, and a round, black smoke box. James has a gold dome, round, black buffers, a red buffer beam, six, medium-sized, black drving wheels, and six, small wheels on his tender.


Season OneEdit

  • 1. Friends Again

Season TwoEdit