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John Allen Nelson

John Allen Nelson was born on August 28, 1959 in San Antonio, Texas, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Santa Barbara (1984), Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988) and Loving (1983). He has been married to Justine Eyre since September 23, 2007. He was previously married to Åse Samuelsson. See full bio »
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 2014 Crisis (TV Series)
President Devore
- World's Best Dad (2014) ... President Devore
- This Wasn't Supposed to Happen (2014) ... President Devore
- Best Laid Plans (2014) ... President Devore
- You Do Not Know War (2014) ... President Devore
- What Was Done to You (2014) ... President Devore
 2014 NCIS (TV Series)
JSOC Vice Admiral Lloyd Manditsky
- Monsters and Men (2014) ... JSOC Vice Admiral Lloyd Manditsky
 2013 Castle (TV Series)
Walter Dennis
- The Good, the Bad & the Baby (2013) ... Walter Dennis
 2013 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Roger Gentry
- Take the Money and Run (2013) ... Roger Gentry
 2013/I Travelers (Short)
Frank Harker
 2012 Gentleman's Game (Short)
Jack Crawford
 2011 Partners (TV Movie)
Donald Weeks
 2005-2010 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Todd Peterson / Mike Rydell
- See No Evil (2010) ... Todd Peterson
- Money Plane (2005) ... Mike Rydell
 2009 Drop Dead Diva (TV Series)
D.A. Callahan
 2009 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Dan Murphy
- A Shade of Gray (2009) ... Dan Murphy
 2009 Feast III: The Happy Finish (Video)
 2009 Inside the Box (TV Movie)
Special Agent Tompkins
 2008 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Congressman Childress
- I Wanna Rock and Roll All Knight (2008) ... Congressman Childress
 2008 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Mark Duncan
- True/False (2008) ... Mark Duncan
 2008 Burn Notice (TV Series)
- Good Soldier (2008) ... Lesher
 2007 Saving Grace (TV Series)
Buck Crussing
- Taco, Tulips, Duck and Spices (2007) ... Buck Crussing
 2007 Close to Home (TV Series)
William Sheffield
- Protégé (2007) ... William Sheffield
 2003 Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding (TV Movie)
 1999 V.I.P. (TV Series)
FBI Agent Lambert
- Val on the Run (1999) ... FBI Agent Lambert
 1998 Early Edition (TV Series)
Ricky Brown
- Deadline (1998) ... Ricky Brown
 1998 Seven Days (TV Series)
Mike Clary
- Vows (1998) ... Mike Clary
 1998 Shelter
Martin Roberts
 1997 Pensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series)
Captain Tom Redding
- Freebird (1997) ... Captain Tom Redding
 1996 Follow Me Home
 1990-1995 Baywatch (TV Series)
John D. Cort
- Deep Trouble (1995) ... John D. Cort
- Baja Run (1994) ... John D. Cort
- Blindside (1993) ... John D. Cort
- The End? (1990) ... John D. Cort
 1994 Friends (TV Series)
 1994 Criminal Passion
Connor Ashcroft
 1994 Sweet Justice (TV Series)
Logan Wright (1994-1995)
 1994 XXX's & OOO's (TV Movie)
Andy St. James
 1989-1993 Matlock (TV Series)
Bill Parker / Terry Maslin
- The Haunted (1993) ... Bill Parker
- The Blues Singer (1989) ... Terry Maslin
 1991 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Tod Sterling
- From the Horse's Mouth (1991) ... Tod Sterling
 1990 Rich Men, Single Women (TV Movie)
 1989 Booker (TV Series)
Ronald Arrizola
- Razing Arrizola (1989) ... Ronald Arrizola
 1989 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
Capt. Bill 'Bird Dog' Birdell
- Genesis: Part 1 - September 13, 1956 (1989) ... Capt. Bill 'Bird Dog' Birdell
 1989 Perry Mason: The Case of the Lethal Lesson (TV Movie)
Frank Wellman Jr.
 1988 Heartbeat (TV Series)
- Two Out of Six (1988) ... Bobby
 1988 Saigon Commandos
Timothy Bryant
 1987 Buck James (TV Series)
Buddy Cronin
- The Last Ride (1987) ... Buddy Cronin
 1987 Hunter (TV Series)
Dr. Tim Donaldson
- Shades (1987) ... Dr. Tim Donaldson
 1987 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
Brian Dubinski
- Suitable for Framing (1987) ... Brian Dubinski
 1987 Hunk
Hunk Golden
 1983 Loving (TV Series)
Duke Rochelle (1984)
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Jack Boyd (1983-1984)
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