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John Stamos


John Phillip Stamos was born in Cypress, California, to Loretta (Phillips), a model, and William Stamos, a restaurateur. His father was of Greek descent, with the family surname originally being "Stamotopoulos". John has two younger sisters, Janeen and Alaina, both school teachers. His first professional role was as Blackie Parrish on the daytime ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Full House
Full House Jesse Katsopolis / Jesse Cochran / Cousin Stavros
(1987-1995)
General Hospital
(1983-1984)
ER
ER Tony Gates
(2005-2009)
Grandfathered
Grandfathered Jimmy Martino
(2015-2016)

Filmography

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 2015 Members Only (TV Movie)
Randy
 2014 Stuck on A (TV Series)
John Stamos
- Mercy (2014) ... John Stamos
 2014 My Man Is a Loser
Mike
 2014 They Came Together
Assistant Engineer
 2013 The New Normal (TV Series)
Brice
- The Big Day (2013) ... Brice
- About a Boy Scout (2013) ... Brice
- Dairy Queen (2013) ... Brice
- Gaydar (2013) ... Brice
 2013 I Am Victor (TV Movie)
Victor Port
 2012 Mash Up (TV Series)
 2012 Secrets of Eden (TV Movie)
Pastor Steven Drew
 2012 Little Brother (TV Movie)
Tim
 2011 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Ken Turner
- Bang (2011) ... Ken Turner
 2010 Entourage (TV Series)
John Stamos
 2005-2009 ER (TV Series)
Tony Gates
- I Feel Good (2009) ... Tony Gates
- Old Times (2009) ... Tony Gates
- What We Do (2009) ... Tony Gates
 2008 A Raisin in the Sun (TV Movie)
Carl Lindner
 2006 Wedding Wars (TV Movie)
Shel Grandy
 2004 Knots
Cal Scoppa
 2004 I Am Stamos (Short)
John Stamos
 2003 The Reagans (TV Movie)
John Sears
 2003 Friends (TV Series)
Zack
- The One with the Donor (2003) ... Zack
 2003 Party Monster
Talk Show Host
 2001-2002 Thieves (TV Series)
Johnny
- The Long Con (2001) ... Johnny
- Casino (2001) ... Johnny
- Jack's Back (2001) ... Johnny
 2002 Femme Fatale
Cheesy Agent (uncredited)
 2000 Fortunate Son (TV Movie)
 2000 How to Marry a Billionaire: A Christmas Tale (TV Movie)
Tom Nathan
 2000 The Beach Boys: An American Family (TV Mini-Series)
Drummer
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... Drummer (uncredited)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... Drummer (uncredited)
 1999 Sealed with a Kiss (TV Movie)
Bennett Blake
 1998 The Marriage Fool (TV Movie)
Robert Walsh
 1997 A Match Made in Heaven (TV Movie)
Tom Rosner
 1997 Tracey Takes On... (TV Series)
Rob Trasca
- Movies (1997) ... Rob Trasca
 1997 Private Parts
John Stamos
 1995-1997 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
John Stamos
- The Prank (1997) ... John Stamos
- 0.409 (1995) ... John Stamos
 1994 Fatal Vows: The Alexandra O'Hara Story (TV Movie)
Nick Pagan
 1994 Step by Step (TV Series)
John Stamos
 1991 Captive (TV Movie)
Robert Knott
 1991 Born to Ride
Cpl. Grady Westfall
 1990 Daughter of the Streets (TV Movie)
Joey
 1990 ABC TGIF (TV Series)
Jesse
 1989 The All New Mickey Mouse Club (TV Series)
Jesse
- Guest Day (1989) ... Jesse
 1986 Never Too Young to Die
Lance Stargrove
 1985 Alice in Wonderland (TV Movie)
The Messenger
 1983-1984 General Hospital (TV Series)
Blackie
- Episode dated 5 April 1984 (1984) ... Blackie
- Episode dated 3 April 1984 (1984) ... Blackie
- Episode dated 2 April 1984 (1984) ... Blackie
- Episode dated 30 March 1984 (1984) ... Blackie
- Episode dated 21 March 1984 (1984) ... Blackie
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Other Works:

(4/29/02-9/8/02) Stage: Played "Emcee" in "Cabaret" on Broadway. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 8 Interviews | 23 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 12 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on the terrorist attack that occurred on May 22, 2017 at an Ariana Grande's concert at the Manchester Arena] As I sit in my hotel room, less than half a mile from the attack, I can't help but think of these young kids who just wanted to go to a concert and sing and dance and be taken away if just for the night. I was one of those kids doing the same when I was young hanging out at Beach Boys ... See more »

Trivia:

John's father was of Greek descent, with roots in the island of Santorini. His family's surname was originally "Stamotopoulos". John's maternal grandfather was of half Russian Jewish and half German (Lutheran) descent, and John's maternal grandmother was of English and Irish ancestry. John's character on the show Jake in Progress (2005) was named Jake Phillips, which was also the name of John's ... See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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