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John the Baptist (Character)
from The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)

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John the Baptist (Hebrew: , Yoanan ha-mmabil, Arabic: Yuhanna Al-Ma'madan... See more »
Alternate Names:
Baptist / El Bautista / Giovanni Battista / Giovanni il Battista / Hazreti Yahya 'John the Baptist' / Iokanaan / Jean Le Baptiste / Jean-Baptiste / Jochanaan / Johanan / John The Baptist / John the Baptst / John the baptist / Jokaanan / Jokanaan / Jokanan / Joo Batista / Juan 12 aos / Juan 8 aos / Juan Bautista / Juan el Bautista / Le prophte dans le dsert / Profeta / Saint John The Baptist / Saint John the Baptist / San Juan / San Juan Bautista / The Babtist / The Baptist / The Boy John / Yohanan the Baptist / Yokanaan / Young John the Baptist


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  1. Il Cristo di Gamala: la vera storia dell'uomo chiamato Gesù (2017) Played by Giuseppe Forte (as Giovanni Battista)
  2. Judas (2017) Played by William Angiuli (as John The Baptist)
  3. The New Testament (2014) Played by Beatriz Simonsohn

  4. Gospel Adventures (2016) Played by Evan T Hall
  5. Come Unto Me (2016) Played by Joshua Michael French
  6. 40 Nights (2016) Played by Terry Jernigan / Nicolas Dana (as Young John the Baptist)
    ... aka "Forty Nights" - International (English title) (complete title)
  7. El Hijo de Dios (2016) Played by Norberto Verea (as Juan el Bautista)
    ... aka "God's Son" - USA (literal English title)
  8. Killing Jesus (2015) (TV) Played by Abhin Galeya
  9. "Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery."
        - John the Baptist (2015) TV episode, Played by Francesco Scianna
  10. The Gospel of Luke (2015) Played by Goutou Hicham
  11. The Gospel of Mark (2015) Played by Hicham Gouton
  12. The Gospel of John (2014) Played by Goutou Hicham (as John the Baptst)
  13. Figli di Maam (2014) Played by Luca Lionello (as Saint John The Baptist)
  14. I Am Jesus (2014) Played by Paul Buckland
  15. Don Peyote (2014) Played by Joe Coleman
    ... aka "Aardvark" - USA (cable TV title)
  16. The Jesus Mysteries (2014) (TV) Played by Curran McKay
  17. Son of God (2014) Played by Daniel Percival
  18. The Gospel of Matthew (2014) Played by Hicham Gouton / Goutou Hicham
  19. Salomé (2013) Played by Kevin Anderson
  20. "The Bible"
        - Hope (2013) TV episode, Played by Daniel Percival
  21. "The S&M Experience"
        - Djesus Uncrossed (2013) TV episode, Played by Aaron Austin
  22. Salome (2013) Played by Eitan Pitigliani
  23. YtF (2012) Played by Brady Goodwin
  24. "Mr. Deity"
        - Mr. Deity and the Latter-Days (2012) TV episode, Played by Tom Vilot
        - Mr. Deity and the Baptist (2010) TV episode, Played by Tom Vilot
  25. Corpus Christi: Playing with Redemption (2012) Played by Melissa Caulfield
  26. 12+1, una comedia metafísica (2012) Played by Carlos Álvarez-Nóvoa (as El Bautista)
  27. Mary of Nazareth (2012) (TV) Played by Marco Foschi
    ... aka "Maria di Nazaret" - Germany (original title)
  28. Salome (2012) Played by Greer Grimsley (as Jokanaan)
  29. Wilde Salomé (2011) Played by Kevin Anderson / Mousa Kraish
  30. Jesus, the Total Douchebag (2011) Played by Jimmy Dylan
  31. The Awakening (2010/V) Played by Kai Cofer (as John The Baptist)
  32. "Big Lake"
        - Josh Comes Home (2010) TV episode, Played by Scott Adsit
  33. Dead Meadow Three Kings (2010) Played by Dave Koenig (as John The Baptist)
  34. Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre Presents: Salome (2010) (TV) Played by Mark Schnaible (as Jochanaan)
  35. Salomé (2010) Played by Felipe Cataldo (as Iokanaan)
  36. Project Purgatory (2010) Played by Saladin Florence (as John The Baptist)

  37. Salome (2009) Played by Ryan Tiderington (as Jokanaan)
  38. "The Steve and Kathy Show"
        - Daytime TV (2009) TV episode, Played by Bill Behrendt
  39. The Gospel of Mark for Little Children (2009) Played by Neil Fowler
    ... aka "The Gospel of Mark for Little Children by the Third Grade of the Jesus Loves You School" - USA (alternative title)
  40. I Am Jesus Christ (2008) Played by Brian Grey (as John The Baptist)
  41. Alexia Anastasio's Salomé (2008) (V) Played by Veronica Heffron (as Iokanaan)
  42. "The Metropolitan Opera HD Live"
    ... aka "Great Performances at the Met" - USA (alternative title)
        - Richard Strauss: Salome (2008) TV episode, Played by Juha Uusitalo (as Jochanaan)
  43. Salome (2008) (TV) Played by Michael Volle (as Jokanaan)
  44. Chaotic Ana (2007) Played by Angel Facio (as San Juan)
    ... aka "Caótica Ana" - Spain (original title)
  45. Opiated: Life Beneath the Eyelids (2007) Played by Anthony Mair
  46. Passion Play (2007) Played by Adam Boyer (as John The Baptist)
  47. Chiamami Salomè (2006) Played by Elio Germano (as Profeta)
    ... aka "Call Me Salome" - USA (DVD title)
  48. "Saved"
        - A Day in the Life (2006) TV episode, Played by Christopher Heyerdahl
  49. Mars Needs Bibles (2006) Played by Carlos Pina (as El Bautista)
  50. Secret History of Religion: Doomsday - Book of Revelation (2006) (TV) Played by Mark Kulka
  51. "Unlocking Ancient Secrets of the Bible" Played by Slim Khezri (as John The Baptist)
        - Episode #1.2 (2006) TV episode, Played by Slim Khezri (as John The Baptist)
        - Episode #1.1 (2006) TV episode, Played by Slim Khezri (as John The Baptist)
  52. "The Saints Speak" (2005) TV series Played by John Farrell (as Saint John the Baptist)
  53. Haven (2004/I) Played by Ky-Mani Marley
  54. Messiah (2004) (V) Played by Raymond Schmoll
  55. Judas (2004) (TV) Played by Aidan McArdle (as John The Baptist)
  56. The Copper Scroll of Mary Magdalene (2004) Played by Jean Fadal
  57. Mary, Mother of the Son of God (2003) Played by Paulo Vespúcio (as Joo Batista)
    ... aka "Maria, Mãe do Filho de Deus" - Brazil (original title)
  58. The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John (2003) Played by Scott Handy
    ... aka "The Gospel of John" - USA (short title)
  59. Salomé (2002) Played by Javier Toca (as San Juan)
  60. Salome (2001) Played by Sherri Dietrich (as The Baptist)
  61. "Get Real TV" (2001) TV series Played by Isaac Stambaugh
  62. The Cross (2001) Played by George Ghali
  63. "Xena: Warrior Princess"
        - Motherhood (2000) TV episode, Played by Jon Brazier (as Baptist)
  64. Mary Magdalene (2000) (TV) Played by Benjamin Sadler (as Giovanni il Battista)
    ... aka "Gli amici di Gesù - Maria Maddalena" - Italy (original title)
    ... aka "Close to Jesus" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "The Friends of Jesus: Mary Magdalene" - USA
  65. The Miracle Maker (2000) Played by Richard E. Grant
  66. Secondo Giovanni (2000) Played by Enrico Casagrande (as Giovanni Battista)
  67. The Testaments: Of One Fold and One Shepherd (2000) Played by Jongiorgi Enos (as John The Baptist)
    ... aka "The Testaments" - USA (short title)
  68. The Apocalypse (2000) (TV) Played by Aaron Taylor-Johnson (as Johanan)
    ... aka "San Giovanni - L'apocalisse" - Italy (original title)

  69. Messiah (1999) Played by Nick Savalas (as Le prophte dans le dsert)
  70. Jesus (1999) (TV) Played by David O'Hara (as John The Baptist)
  71. Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999) (TV) Played by Christopher Routh
  72. "Independent Lens"
        - Wannabe: Life and Death in a Small Town Gang (1999) TV episode, Played by Simon Jones (as John the baptist)
  73. Jésus (1999) (TV) Played by François Négret (as Jean-Baptiste)
  74. Extraordinary Visitor (1998) Played by Raoul Bhaneja
  75. The Grace of God (1998) Played by Lawrence King (as Jean-Baptiste)
  76. Salomé (1997) (TV) Played by Bryn Terfel (as Jokanaan)
  77. Kristo (1996) Played by Gabby Concepcion
  78. The Revolutionary (1995) (V) Played by David Tysall
    ... aka "The Life of Jesus: The Revolutionary" - USA (video box title)
  79. Marie de Nazareth (1995) Played by Thierry Maillot (as Jean Le Baptiste)
    ... aka "Mary of Nazareth" - USA (informal literal English title)
  80. The Gospel According to Matthew (1993) Played by Marcel van Heerden
    ... aka "The Visual Bible: Matthew" - South Africa (original title)
    ... aka "Jesus the Christ" - USA (video title)
  81. Salome (1992) (TV) Played by Michael Devlin
  82. "Animated Stories from the New Testament"
        - John the Baptist (1990) TV episode, Played by Gregory Snegoff

  83. The Last Temptation of Christ (1988) Played by Andre Gregory (as John The Baptist)
  84. Salome's Last Dance (1988) Played by Douglas Hodge
  85. Oscar Wilde: Salome (1988) (TV) Played by Károly Nemcsák (as Jokanan)
  86. Salomè (1986) Played by Fabrizio Bentivoglio (as Yokanaan)
  87. Jézus az ember fia (1986) (TV) Played by János Kiss (as The Babtist)
  88. The Holy City (1986) (TV) Played by Alan Tall
  89. "The Flying House"
    ... aka "Time kyôshitsu: Tondera house no daibôken" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Time Classroom: Adventures of the Flying House" - Japan (English title) (literal title)
        - Voice in the Wilderness (1982) TV episode, Played by Hal Studer
  90. "SuperBook"
    ... aka "Anime oyako gekijô" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Personal Computer Travel Detectives" - Japan (English title) (literal English title)
    ... aka "Superbook" - USA
        - Miracles of Love: The Life and Ministry of Jesus (1982) TV episode, Played by George Gonneau
  91. "Angels"
        - Episode #6.11 (1980) TV episode, Played by Frank Singuineau
  92. La vida de nuestro señor Jesucristo (1980) Played by Narciso Busquets
    ... aka "The Life of Jesus Christ" - USA (video title)
    ... aka "The Nativity: The Life of Jesus Christ" - USA (DVD title)

  93. The Jesus Film (1979) Played by Eli Cohen
    ... aka "Jesus" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "The Jesus Movie" - USA (video title)
    ... aka "Word-for-Word, the Bible on Video: Gospel of Luke" - USA (video box title)
  94. In Search of Historic Jesus (1979) Played by Michael Ruud
  95. Scott Joplin (1977) (TV) Played by Otis Day (as John The Baptist)
  96. "Jesus of Nazareth"
        - Part 2 (1977) TV episode, Played by Michael York
        - Part 1 (1977) TV episode, Played by Michael York
  97. "Lletres catalanes"
        - Salomé (1977) TV episode, Played by Enric Majó (as Iokanaan)
  98. The Passover Plot (1976) Played by Harry Andrews (as Yohanan the Baptist)
  99. Il messia (1975) Played by Carlos de Carvalho
  100. Salome (1975) (TV) Played by Bernd Weikl (as Jokanaan)
  101. La vérité sur l'imaginaire passion d'un inconnu (1974) Played by Ferruccio Malandrini (as Jean-Baptiste)
  102. Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus (1973) Played by Larry Lee
    ... aka "Gospel Road" - USA (short title)
  103. Salomè (1972) Played by Giovanni Davoli (as Iokanaan)
  104. Jesús, María y José (1972) Played by Guillermo Vázquez (as Juan 8 aos) / Mario Trujillo B. (as Juan 12 aos)
    ... aka "Jesus, Mary and Joseph" - International (English title) (informal title)
  105. "Au théâtre ce soir"
        - Herminie (1971) TV episode, Played by Michel Modo (as Jean-Baptiste)
  106. Salome (1971) (TV) Played by Thomas von Keyserling (as Jochanaan)
  107. Jesús, nuestro Señor (1971) Played by Narciso Busquets (as Juan Bautista)
  108. A Vida de Jesus Cristo (1971) Played by Jan Koudela
  109. The Thorn (1971) Played by John Greenberg
    ... aka "The Divine Mr. J" - USA (reissue title)

  110. Salomé (1969) (TV) Played by Jean-Paul Zehnacker (as Jean-Baptiste)
  111. The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) Played by Charlton Heston
    ... aka "George Stevens Presents The Greatest Story Ever Told" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)
  112. Yahya Peygamber (1965) Played by Yusuf Sezgin (as Hazreti Yahya 'John the Baptist')
  113. Hak yolunda Hazreti Yahya (1965) Played by Tanju Gürsu (as Hazreti Yahya 'John the Baptist')
  114. The Gospel According to St. Matthew (1964) Played by Mario Socrate
    ... aka "Il vangelo secondo Matteo" - Italy (original title)
  115. King of Kings (1961) Played by Robert Ryan (as John The Baptist)
    ... aka "Samuel Bronston's Production King of Kings" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)

  116. The Big Fisherman (1959) Played by Jay Barney
  117. The Redemption (1958) Played by Livio Lorenzon (as Giovanni Battista)
    ... aka "La redenzione" - Italy (original title)
  118. Salome (1957) (TV) Played by Norman Foster (as Jokanaan)
  119. "Grande Teatro Tupi"
        - Salomé (1956) TV episode, Played by Jorge Fischer Júnior (as Joo Batista)
  120. "Jesus of Nazareth"
        - Episode #1.2 (1956) TV episode, Played by Peter Wyngarde
        - Episode #1.1 (1956) TV episode, Played by Christopher Sandford (as The Boy John)
  121. "Omnibus"
        - Salome (1955) TV episode, Played by Martin Landau (as Jokanaan)
  122. Day of Triumph (1954) Played by John Stephenson
  123. Salome (1953) Played by Alan Badel
    ... aka "Salome: The Dance of the Seven Veils" - USA (alternative title)
  124. "The Living Bible" Played by Frederic Berest (as John The Baptist)
        - Ministry of John the Baptist (????) TV episode, Played by Frederic Berest
        - The Birth of John the Baptist (????) TV episode, Played by Frederic Berest
        - First Disciples (????) TV episode, Played by Frederic Berest
        - Woman at the Well (????) TV episode, Played by Frederic Berest
  125. "The Living Christ Series" Played by Lawrence Dobkin
    ... aka "Greatest Bible Stories" - USA (cable TV title)
    ... aka "The Life of Christ" - USA (DVD title)
    ... aka "The Story of Jesus" - USA (video title)
        - Fate of John the Baptist (1951) TV episode, Played by Lawrence Dobkin (as John The Baptist)
        - Challenge of Faith (1951) TV episode, Played by Lawrence Dobkin (as John The Baptist)
        - Men of the Wilderness (1951) TV episode, Played by Lawrence Dobkin (as John The Baptist)
        - Boyhood and Baptism (1951) TV episode, Played by Lawrence Dobkin (as John The Baptist)

  126. The Pilgrimage Play (1949) Played by John Parrish
  127. María Magdalena, pecadora de Magdala (1946) Played by Rafael Banquells (as San Juan)
    ... aka "Jesucristo y María Magdalena" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "Mary Magdalene, Sinner of Magdala" - International (English title) (literal English title)
  128. George White's Scandals (1945) Played by Edward O'Neil
    ... aka "George White's Scandals of 1945" - USA (poster title)
  129. Jesus of Nazareth (1942) Played by Miguel Manzano (as San Juan Bautista)
    ... aka "Jesús de Nazareth" - Mexico (original title)

  130. Le berceau de dieu (1926) Played by Eric Barclay (as Jean-Baptiste)
  131. Salomé (1922) Played by Nigel De Brulier (as Jokaanan)

  132. Salome (1918) Played by Alan Roscoe
  133. From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth (1912) Played by James D. Ainsley
    ... aka "Jesus of Nazareth" - USA (recut version)
  134. Herodias (1910) Played by Jean-Marie de l'Isle (as Jean-Baptiste)
    ... aka "Hérodiade" - France (original title)
Archive Footage:
  1. "The Naked Archaeologist"
        - John the Baptist (2005) TV episode, Played by Robert Ryan
  2. Before Stonewall (1984) Played by Nigel De Brulier (as Jokaanan)

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Fun Stuff

From King of Kings (1961)
John the Baptist: Woman, is not your cup of abominations full enough?
Herodias: How dare to say that to my face. Get down on your knees and beg my forgiveness!
John the Baptist: You, woman? Who has given herself the captains of Assyria? To the young men of Egypt? Who has deserted the bed of her first husband, to live in incestuous lust with his brother?
Salome: Is there blood in your veins? Or, poison?
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