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John McLaughlin was born on March 29, 1927 in Rhode Island, USA. He is a producer and actor, known for The McLaughlin Group (1982), Independence Day (1996) and War, Inc. (2008). He was previously married to Christina Vidal McLaughlin and Ann Dore. See full bio »
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 1994-2008 The McLaughlin Group (TV Series) (executive producer - 69 episodes)
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He is formerly a Catholic priest and formerly a member of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits). A fellow Jesuit, Fr. Robert Drinan, SJ ran successfully for Congress in 1970 in Massachusetts without being expelled from the order. McLaughlin then sought to do the same for the Senate in Rhode Island and lost the election. He then took a job in the Nixon White House, and ordered by the Jesuits to ... See more »


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