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J.J. Cohen

J.J. Cohen was born on June 22, 1965 as Jeffrey Jay Cohen. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Back to the Future (1985), Back to the Future Part II (1989) and Almost Famous (2000). See full bio »


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Known For

Back to the Future
Almost Famous
Almost Famous Roadie Scully
Back to the Future Part III


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 2001-2002 Providence (TV Series)
- Saved by the Bell (2001) ... Mitch
 1999 Pirates of Silicon Valley (TV Movie)
 1999 Martial Law (TV Series)
- Nitro Man (1999) ... Tony
 1998 Pacific Blue (TV Series)
Paulie Reynolds
- Users (1998) ... Paulie Reynolds
 1996 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series)
- Father Knows Dick (1996) ... Frank (as J. Jay Cohen)
 1994 Missing Parents (TV Short)
 1994 Baywatch (TV Series)
- Red Wind (1994) ... Dude (as J. Jay Cohen)
 1987 Daddy (TV Movie)
 1985-1986 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Bert / Jake
- Miscalculation (1986) ... Bert (as Jeffrey Jay Cohen)
- The Mission (1985) ... Jake (as Jeffrey Jay Cohen)
 1985 V (TV Series)
Tony Baker
- The Wildcats (1985) ... Tony Baker (as Jeffrey Jay Cohen)
 1984 Santa Barbara (TV Series)
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- Episode #1.27 (1984) ... Unidentified Role (unconfirmed)
- Episode #1.26 (1984) ... Unidentified Role (unconfirmed)
- Episode #1.25 (1984) ... Unidentified Role (unconfirmed)
- Episode #1.24 (1984) ... Unidentified Role (unconfirmed)
- Episode #1.23 (1984) ... Unidentified Role (unconfirmed)
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Alternate Names:

J. Jay Cohen | Jeffrey Jay Cohen

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Played a gang member in all three Back to the Future films. He appeared as "Skinhead," a member of Biff's gang, in the first two films. In the third film, he appeared briefly as a member of Needles' gang. See more »

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