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John Gowans was born on December 23, 1943 in the USA. He is an actor, known for Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979), Battle Beyond the Stars (1980) and You Light Up My Life (1977). See full bio »


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Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Star Trek: The Motion Picture Assistant to Rand
Battle Beyond the Stars
You Light Up My Life
You Light Up My Life Charley Nelson
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 2017/II Maybe Someday
 2015 Real Husbands of Hollywood (TV Series)
- Vote for Kidney (2015) ... Doctor
 2014 Tiger Orange
Mr. Farber
 2013 The Exes (TV Series)
- The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (2013) ... Charlie
 2011 Big Love (TV Series)
- Exorcism (2011) ... Salty
- The Noose Tightens (2011) ... Salty
- The Oath (2011) ... Salty (as John Gowan)
 2010 George's 40th Birthday (Short)
Boss Harris
 2010 Far from the Tree (Short)
 2008/III Green (Short)
Walter (as John D. Gowans)
 2006 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Symposium Director
- Harvest (2006) ... Symposium Director
 2003 Wanda at Large (TV Series)
Old Whitman
- King Rat (2003) ... Old Whitman (as John D. Gowans)
 2002 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Pince Face #1
- Thursday's Child (2002) ... Pince Face #1
 2002 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Mr. Levin
- The Gift of Life (2002) ... Mr. Levin
 2001 The District (TV Series)
- To Serve and Protect (2001) ... Chairman
 2001 7th Heaven (TV Series)
Sarah's Grandfather
- Chances... (2001) ... Sarah's Grandfather
 1998 The Practice (TV Series)
Baylor Hearing Judge
- State of Mind (1998) ... Baylor Hearing Judge
 1995 Models Inc. (TV Series)
Real estate agent
- Adam's Family Values (1995) ... Real estate agent
 1993-1994 Harts of the West (TV Series)
- Jake's Brother (1993)
 1993 Dreamrider
Ray Woods
 1993 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Relative #1
- Final Curtain (1993) ... Relative #1
 1992 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series)
Bride's Father
- The Patient in Spite of Himself (1992) ... Bride's Father
 1991 Deadly Medicine (TV Movie) (as John D. Gowans)
 1991 The Heroes of Desert Storm (TV Movie)
 1991 Homefront (TV Series)
Mr. Horvath
- S.N.A.F.U. (1991) ... Mr. Horvath (as John D. Gowans)
 1991 Miss Jones (TV Movie)
1st Attorney (as John D. Gowans)
 1990 Storm and Sorrow (TV Movie)
Robert 'Bob' Craig
 1983-1990 Dallas (TV Series)
Owner #1
- Unchain My Heart (1990) ... Owner #1 (as John D. Gowans)
- The Sting (1983) ... (as John D. Gowans)
 1984-1989 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Man / Anesthesiologist
- Poetic Justice (1989) ... Man
- Buying Time (1984) ... Anesthesiologist (as John D. Gowans)
 1989 Dynasty (TV Series)
Fred Hughes
- Blasts from the Pasts (1989) ... Fred Hughes
 1988 Leap of Faith (TV Movie)
Dr. Siegel's Seminar
 1988 Promised a Miracle (TV Movie)
Judge #1
 1986 Stingray (TV Series)
- Ether (1986) ... Surgeon
 1986 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3311 (1986) ... Sam (as John D. Gowans)
 1985 Hunter (TV Series)
- Waiting for Mr. Wrong (1985) ... Caldwell
 1985 North Beach and Rawhide (TV Movie)
Instructor (as John D. Gowans)
 1985 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Dr. Brice (segment "If She Dies")
- If She Dies/Ye Gods (1985) ... Dr. Brice (segment "If She Dies")
 1985 Otherworld (TV Mini-Series)
Technician #1
- Paradise Lost (1985) ... Technician #1
 1985 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
 1985 The Facts of Life (TV Series)
- Jazzbeau (1985) ... John
 1985 Not My Kid (TV Movie)
Mr. Sutter
 1984 Anatomy of an Illness (TV Movie)
 1984 Riptide (TV Series)
- Somebody's Killing the Great Geeks of America (1984) ... Oliver (as John D. Gowans)
 1983 Buffalo Bill (TV Series)
 1983 Newhart (TV Series)
Stratford Inn Guest
- You're Homebody 'til Somebody Loves You (1983) ... Stratford Inn Guest (as John D. Gowans)
 1982 Fantasies (TV Movie)
 1980 First Family
Secret Service Bathroom Guard #1
 1980 Battle Beyond the Stars
Nestor 2 (as John Gowens)
 1980 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series)
Harvey Slate
- Treasure of Nature Beach (1980) ... Harvey Slate (as John D. Gowans)
 1979 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
- Babalao (1979) ... Local (as John D. Gowans)
 1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Assistant to Rand (as John D. Gowans)
 1979 No Other Love (TV Movie)
Justice of the Peace (as John D. Gowans)
 1978 Lacy and the Mississippi Queen (TV Movie) (as John D. Gowans)
 1977 Logan's Run (TV Series)
- Half Life (1977) ... Engineer-Scientist
 1977 You Light Up My Life
Charley Nelson
 1977 Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (TV Series)
District Attorney
- Episode #2.156 (1977) ... District Attorney (uncredited)
- Episode #2.155 (1977) ... District Attorney
 1977 Billy Jack Goes to Washington (as John D. Gowans)
 1976 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
- So Help Me God (1976) ... Doctor (as John D. Gowans)
 1976 Police Story (TV Series)
Lab Technician
- 50 Cents-First Half Hour, $1.75 All Day (1976) ... Lab Technician (as John D. Gowans)
 1972 The Corner Bar (TV Series)
Bar Patron
- Politics (1972) ... Bar Patron (uncredited)

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