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John Dennis Johnston


John Dennis Johnston was born on November 10, 1945 in the USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Annie Hall (1977), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) and A Walk in the Clouds (1995). See full bio »

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 2013 The Client List (TV Series)
Coach Steff
- What Kind of Fool Do You Think I Am (2013) ... Coach Steff
 2013 Southland (TV Series)
Eric
- Off Duty (2013) ... Eric
 2006 The Problem with Percival (Short)
Coach / Minister of Family Replacement
 2006 Supernatural (TV Series)
Pa Bender
- The Benders (2006) ... Pa Bender
 2005 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Patrick Orton
 2004 Jack & Bobby (TV Series)
Jonah Babbage
- The First Lady (2004) ... Jonah Babbage
 2003 JAG (TV Series)
Barclay Cale
- Posse Comitatus (2003) ... Barclay Cale
 2003 Black Listed (Video)
Lt. Rayson (as J.D. Johnston)
 2002 Firestarter 2: Rekindled (TV Movie)
Joel Lowen
 2001 The Tick (TV Series)
General Thomas
- Arthur Needs Space (2001) ... General Thomas
 1996-2001 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Shilts / Cody Diggs
- The Final Showdown: Part 2 (2001) ... Shilts
- The Final Showdown: Part 1 (2001) ... Shilts
- A Ranger Christmas (1996) ... Cody Diggs
 2000 Dark Angel (TV Series)
Major Jake Sanders
- Cold Comfort (2000) ... Major Jake Sanders
 1999 ER (TV Series)
Mr. Hearn
- Truth & Consequences (1999) ... Mr. Hearn
 1999 Strange World (TV Series)
 1999 Purgatory (TV Movie)
Lamb / 'Lefty' Slade
 1998 Heartwood
Carl Burris (as J.D. Johnston)
 1998 Joseph's Gift
Parker (as J.D. Johnston)
 1997 Pensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series)
Joe Damian
- Past Sins (1997) ... Joe Damian
 1997 Snide and Prejudice
Sheffield (as J.D. Johnson)
 1997 Millennium (TV Series)
Sheriff Falkner
- Broken World (1997) ... Sheriff Falkner
 1996 Dark Skies (TV Series)
Mr. Castor Boehm
- Inhuman Nature (1996) ... Mr. Castor Boehm
 1996 Forest Warrior
Williams
 1996 Precious Find
Bartender
 1996 The Siege at Ruby Ridge (TV Movie)
Tony Vickers
 1995 Wild Bill
Ed Plummer
 1995 Legend (TV Series)
Dan Rusch
- Fall of a Legend (1995) ... Dan Rusch
 1995 A Walk in the Clouds
Lout #1
 1995 White Dwarf (TV Movie)
Morgus, Osh's Assistant
 1995 In Pursuit of Honor (TV Movie)
Sgt. Thomas Mulcahey
 1994 Art Deco Detective
Arthur Decowitz
 1994 Wagons East
Cattle Rustler (uncredited)
 1994 Wyatt Earp
Frank Stillwell (as John Denis Johnston)
 1992 Miracle in the Wilderness (TV Movie)
Sgt. Sam Webster
 1991-1992 Matlock (TV Series)
Lucas Anderson / Brian Martell
- The Legacy (1992) ... Brian Martell
- The Witness Killings: Part 2 (1991) ... Lucas Anderson
- The Witness Killings (1991) ... Lucas Anderson
 1992 Overkill: The Aileen Wuornos Story (TV Movie)
Roger Wilson
 1992 Highlander (TV Series)
Carl the Hermit
- Mountain Men (1992) ... Carl the Hermit
 1992 In the Best Interest of the Children (TV Movie)
Harlan Pepper
 1991 FBI: The Untold Stories (TV Series)
Dougherty
- The Sting ... Dougherty
 1991 Fever (TV Movie)
Jellyroll
 1990 Shades of LA (TV Series)
Cowboy
- Shades of L.A. (1990) ... Cowboy
 1990 Murder in Mississippi (TV Movie)
Hatchet-faced man
 1990 The Golden Girls (TV Series)
Merrill
- Mary Has a Little Lamb (1990) ... Merrill
 1989 Communion
Fireman
 1989 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Ernie Petula
- I'll Never Smile Again (1989) ... Ernie Petula
 1988 Riding Fast
 1988 MacGyver (TV Series)
Eddie Porter
- The Endangered (1988) ... Eddie Porter
 1988 Sunset
Ed
 1988 Longarm (TV Movie)
 1988 Frank's Place (TV Series)
Bobby Day
- Frank's Place - The Movie (1988) ... Bobby Day
 1987 Married with Children (TV Series)
Jimmy
- How Do You Spell Revenge? (1987) ... Jimmy
 1987 Houston Knights (TV Series)
- Moving Violation (1987)
 1987 The Squeeze
Nick
 1987 Sidekicks (TV Series)
Carson
- Playing for Keeps (1987) ... Carson
 1987 Extreme Prejudice
Merv
 1987 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Charlie (segment "The Junction")
- The Card/The Junction (1987) ... Charlie (segment "The Junction")
 1987 Ohara (TV Series)
Becker
- Darryl (1987) ... Becker
 1986 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Evan Stevens
- Extradition (1986) ... Evan Stevens
 1986 Airwolf (TV Series)
Rudy
- Tracks (1986) ... Rudy
 1986 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Peter Fargo
- Powder Keg (1986) ... Peter Fargo
 1986 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Camp operator Lenny
- Sunrise at Camp Apollo (1986) ... Camp operator Lenny
 1985 Into Thin Air (TV Movie)
Earl Pike
 1985 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Mr. Parsons
- The King of the Stuntmen (1985) ... Mr. Parsons
 1985 Flesh+Blood
Summer
 1985 Pale Rider
Deputy Tucker
 1983-1985 The A-Team (TV Series)
Archer / Snake
- Waste 'Em! (1985) ... Archer
- Black Day at Bad Rock (1983) ... Snake
 1984 A Breed Apart
Miller
 1984 Streets of Fire
Pete the Mechanic
 1984 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Cliff Tanner
- Death on the Line (1984) ... Cliff Tanner
 1984 Matt Houston (TV Series)
Taggart
- The Bikini Murders (1984) ... Taggart
 1984 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Junior Prine
- Goin' on Home/Ambitious Lady (1984) ... Junior Prine
 1983 Lone Star Country (as J.D. Johnson)
 1983 The Rousters (TV Series)
- The Rousters (1983)
 1983 The Rousters (TV Movie)
 1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie
Co-Pilot (Segment #4)
 1982 48 Hrs.
Torchy's Patron
 1982 The Blue and the Gray (TV Mini-Series)
Lt. Hardy
- Part 3 (1982) ... Lt. Hardy
- Part 2 (1982) ... Lt. Hardy
- Part 1 (1982) ... Lt. Hardy
 1982 Bring 'Em Back Alive (TV Series)
- Thirty Hours (1982)
 1982 The Powers of Matthew Star (TV Series)
Jackie
- Endurance (1982) ... Jackie
 1982 Bret Maverick (TV Series)
Burt Full Moon
- The Hidalgo Thing (1982) ... Burt Full Moon
 1982 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Lawrence
- He Was Only Twelve: Part 1 (1982) ... Lawrence
 1982 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Gunman
- The Elmo Ziller Story (1982) ... Gunman
 1982 The Beast Within
Horace Platt
 1982 Best of the West (TV Series)
Curtis
- Tillman Held for Ransom (1982) ... Curtis
 1982 The Ambush Murders (TV Movie)
Lionel Borland
 1981 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Freddy
- Blood Money (1981) ... Freddy
 1981 Back Roads
Gilly
 1981 The Killing of Randy Webster (TV Movie)
Officer Bob Draxel
 1976-1980 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Harley Mason / Jerry Adams
- An Angel's Trail (1980) ... Harley Mason
- Hellride (1976) ... Jerry Adams
 1980 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Alien
- Land of the Free (1980) ... Alien
 1979 The Rose
Milledge
 1979 Dear Detective (TV Series)
Det. Clay
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... Det. Clay
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... Det. Clay
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... Det. Clay
- Pilot (1979) ... Det. Clay
 1978 The Jordan Chance (TV Movie)
Lew Mayfield
 1978 KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park (TV Movie)
Chopper
 1978 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
 1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Special Forces
 1976-1977 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Henry Schlager / Grady Northcourt
- The Battle of Canoga Park (1977) ... Henry Schlager
- Feeding Frenzy (1976) ... Grady Northcourt
 1977 Annie Hall
L.A. Policeman
 1977 Nashville 99 (TV Series)
Daniel Bonner
- Joldy (1977) ... Daniel Bonner
 1977 Code R (TV Series)
Ralph
- A Federal Case (1977) ... Ralph
 1976-1977 Police Woman (TV Series)
Arky / Bishoff
- The Killer Cowboys (1977) ... Arky
- The Pawn Shop (1976) ... Bishoff (as John Dennis)
 1977 Phyllis (TV Series)
Lester Simmons
- Phyllis Runs the Office (1977) ... Lester Simmons
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series)
Man at cockfight
- Part IX (1977) ... Man at cockfight
 1976 Steel Cowboy (TV Movie)
Bobby 'Bob' Hicks
 1976 I Want to Keep My Baby! (TV Movie)
Rico
 1976 Captains and the Kings (TV Mini-Series)
Medical Orderly
- Chapter VII (1976) ... Medical Orderly
 1976 Baretta (TV Series)
Duarte
- The Ninja (1976) ... Duarte
 1976 Bronk (TV Series)
- The Deadlier Sex (1976)
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