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John Davidson (II)


They don't come any nicer than John Davidson. The dark-haired, Pittsburgh-born singer/TV personality, who was born in 1941 and the son of a Baptist minister, is highly-defined and sometimes cursed by his clean-cut, fresh-faced, apple-cheeked handsomeness. After graduating from high school in White Plains, New York, and earning a B.A. in Theater ... See full bio »
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 1990 Edward Scissorhands
Host-TV
 1987 The Squeeze
Honest Tom T. Murray
 1987 War of the Stars (TV Series) (1987)
 1986 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Rev. Bobby Freemont
- At the River's Edge (1986) ... Rev. Bobby Freemont
 1985 Goodbye Charlie (TV Short)
George Erskine
 1985 Scene of the Crime (TV Series)
Dean
- Murder on the Rocks (1985) ... Dean
 1983-1984 Hotel (TV Series)
Ashley Bennett / Michael Robson
- Vantage Point (1984) ... Ashley Bennett
- Deceptions (1983) ... Michael Robson
 1984 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Arthur Crane
- The Awakening of Love/The Impostor (1984) ... Arthur Crane
 1980 Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders II (TV Movie)
Terry Killian
 1977 Roger & Harry: The Mitera Target (TV Movie)
Roger Quentin
 1975 Shell Game (TV Movie)
Max Castle
 1974 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Ken Scott
- Mask of Death (1974) ... Ken Scott
 1973-1974 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
Guest Host
- Episode dated 31 May 1973 (1973) ... Guest Host
 1973-1974 The Girl with Something Extra (TV Series)
John Burton
- The New Broom (1974) ... John Burton
- The Not-So-Good Samaritan (1974) ... John Burton
- Three for the Road (1974) ... John Burton
- Irreconcilable Sameness (1974) ... John Burton
- The Sour Grapevine (1974) ... John Burton
 1973 Coffee, Tea or Me? (TV Movie)
Dennis Burnham
 1973 A Time for Love (TV Movie)
Larry
 1970-1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Paul (segment "Love and the Baby Derby") / (segment "Love and the Scroungers") / Buzz Wright (segment "Love and the Young Executive")
- Love and the Baby Derby/Love and the Burglar Joke/Love and the Favorite Family (1973) ... Paul (segment "Love and the Baby Derby")
- Love and the Plane Truth/Love and the Scroungers/Love and the Small Wedding (1972) ... (segment "Love and the Scroungers")
- Love and the Young Executive (1970) ... Buzz Wright (segment "Love and the Young Executive")
 1973 Here's Lucy (TV Series)
Professor John Kleindorf
- Lucy and the Professor (1973) ... Professor John Kleindorf
 1972 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
- Judas Goat (1972)
 1971 The Interns (TV Series)
David Ryan
- Casualty (1971) ... David Ryan
 1969-1970 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
Sam Weaver / Jimmy McGill
- Perilous Passage (1970) ... Sam Weaver
- A Touch of Charity (1969) ... Jimmy McGill
 1969 Roberta (TV Movie)
John Kent
 1964 The Fantasticks (TV Movie)
Matt
 1958 The Milton Berle Show (TV Series)
Guest
- Episode #1.11 (1958) ... Guest
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Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

I don't know why people are so surprised by my live performances. My approach is so simple; every song I sing, every story I tell, every move I make, must move the audience to laughter, tears, or inspiration. Otherwise, why do it? It's the communication. Singing well has always been important to me, but the most important factor is the connection to the audience.

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Generally considered to be among John Davidson's best acting performances was in an episode of "The Streets of San Francisco", entitled "Mask of Death" (1974), where he plays a female impersonator and entertainer. Surprisingly beautiful and convincing, Davidson performs a perfect spot-on imitation of Carol Channing. Unfortunately, his character is a schizophrenic, with dual personality disorder, ... See more »

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