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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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Known For

The New Hollywood Squares
The New Hollywood Squares Himself - Host
(1986-1989)
The John Davidson Show
The John Davidson Show Himself - Host
(1980-1982)
The $10,000 Pyramid
The $10,000 Pyramid Host (1991-1992)
(1973)

Filmography

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 1990 Edward Scissorhands
Host-TV
 1987 The Squeeze
Honest Tom T. Murray
 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 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 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
Guest Host
- Episode dated 31 May 1973 (1973) ... Guest Host
 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 U.S.A. (TV Movie)
J. Ward Morehouse
 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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Other Works:

Acted in a 1996 Broadway stage production of the musical comedy "State Fair". See more »

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Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Trust me. (Frequently spoken to contestants on "The Hollywood Squares".) See more »

Trivia:

As of 2000, John's daughter, Jennifer Davidson (age 27), is a professional ice skater. His son, John Davidson Jr. (Age 30), is an entrepreneur. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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so ... where is he ? ilzamaria
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Pleasant singing voice, as well OrangeSoleMan
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