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John Franklin was born on June 16, 1959 in Blue Island, Chicago, Illinois, USA as John Paul Salapatek. He is an actor and writer, known for The Addams Family (1991), Children of the Corn (1984) and Addams Family Values (1993). He has been married to David White since September 2008. See full bio »

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 2014 Hag (Short)
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 1997 Wag the Dog
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 1997 George B.
Little Mike
 1994 Tammy and the T-Rex
 1988 Andy Colby's Incredible Adventure
The Gatekeeper
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Stage/Theatre work: Mame, To sir with love, Landscape of the Body, The shadow box, Dracula, A Midsummer Nights dream, and Oliver!Kinko's Copy commercial for Product name (1999) See more »


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Lives in Castaic, California, and is still good friends with Children of the Corn (1984) co star, Courtney Gains. See more »


Plays characters that appear younger then he is See more »

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