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John Stephen Goodman is a U.S. film, television, and stage actor. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, to Virginia Roos (Loosmore), a waitress and saleswoman, and Leslie Francis Goodman, a postal worker who died when John was a small child. He is of English, Welsh, and German ancestry. John is best known for his role as Dan Conner on the television... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 26 wins & 72 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Monsters, Inc.
Monsters, Inc. Sullivan
(2001)
Roseanne
Roseanne Dan Conner / Adult D.J. / Don Hollinger / Hair Stylist / Himself / Lou Grant / Madame Zaftig / Major Anthony Nelson / Skipper
(1988-1997)
The Big Lebowski
The Big Lebowski Walter Sobchak
(1998)
Argo
Argo John Chambers
(2012)

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 2017 Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
Igon Siruss (voice)
 2017 Bunyan and Babe
Paul Bunyan (voice)
 2016 Patriots Day
Commissioner Ed Davis
 2016 Ratchet & Clank
Grimroth (voice)
 2015 Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle
Houston (voice)
 2014/III The Gambler
Frank
 2013 Monsters University
Sullivan (voice)
 2012/I Flight
Harling Mays
 2012 The Campaign
Congressman Scott Talley
 2012 ParaNorman
Mr. Prenderghast (voice)
 2008 Speed Racer
Pops
 2006 Cars
Sullivan Truck (voice)
 2003 The Jungle Book 2
Baloo (voice)
 2002 Dirty Deeds
Tony Testano
 2001 Monsters, Inc.
Sullivan (voice)
 2001/I Happy Birthday
The Dean
 2001 My First Mister
Benjamin
 2000 Coyote Ugly
Bill
 1999 The Runner
Deepthroat
 1998 The Real Macaw
Mac (voice)
 1998 Dirty Work
Mayor Adrian Riggins (uncredited)
 1998 Fallen
Jonesy
 1996 Mother Night
Major Frank Wirtanen
 1996 Pie in the Sky
Alan Davenport
 1994 The Hudsucker Proxy
Newsreel Announcer (as Karl Mundt)
 1993 We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story
Rex (voice)
 1991 King Ralph
Ralph
 1990 Stella
Ed Munn
 1989 Always
Al Yackey
 1988 The Wrong Guys
Duke Earle
 1987 Burglar
Detective Nyswander
 1986 The Big Easy
Det. Andre DeSoto
 1985 Sweet Dreams
Otis
 1984 Maria's Lovers
Frank
 1984 C.H.U.D.
Cop in Diner
 1983 The Survivors
Commando
 1983 Eddie Macon's Run
Hebert
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Other Works:

TV commercial for M&M's. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Portrayals | 5 Interviews | 3 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Karl Mundt

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on whether the character Dan Connor reflected his own life] No, because Dan actually worked for a living. See more »

Trivia:

Attended and graduated from Affton High School in Affton, Missouri, where he played football and dabbled in theater. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays the sympathetic friend of the lead character See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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