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John was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York into a cop and fireman family. He began college studying aeronautical engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. After working at the Brooklyn Navy Yard as a shipfitter off and on over many years, he returned to school attending Herbert H. Lehman College (CUNY) in ... See full bio »
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  Awakened (post-production)
Dr. Fallon
  Wasn't Afraid to Die (post-production)
Russian Arms Dealer
 2015 Eternity Hill
Major Jack Knicks
 2015/II Cracked (Short)
Uncle John
 2014 The Blacklist (TV Series)
Paul Wyatt
- Dr. James Covington (No. 89) (2014) ... Paul Wyatt
 2014 Jersey Boys
Record Executive (uncredited)
 2013 Meddling Mom (TV Movie)
Kent Burns
 2012 Rizzoli & Isles (TV Series)
Michael Lawson
- Dirty Little Secret (2012) ... Michael Lawson
 2012 Sweet Old World
Brian Hinkle
 2010 Hereafter
Factory Supervisor
 2010 Case 219
Det. Henry
 2009 Kings (TV Series)
Judah Shepherd
- Chapter One (2009) ... Judah Shepherd
 2007 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Dennis Cutler
- Ashes and Dust (2007) ... Dennis Cutler
 2007 Pandemic (TV Movie)
TV News Producer
 2006 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
Andy Rieser
- A Vicious Cycle (2006) ... Andy Rieser
 2006 Flags of Our Fathers
Senator Boyd
 2006 Heist (TV Series)
- Bury the Lead (2006) ... Vic
 2005 Gone But Not Forgotten (TV Movie)
Merrill (as John Nielson)
 2005 Las Vegas (TV Series)
- Tainted Love (2005) ... Prosecutor
 2004 NYPD 2069 (TV Movie)
 2004 Third Watch (TV Series)
Mr. Hayden
- Sins of the Fathers (2004) ... Mr. Hayden
 2004 24 (TV Series)
First Reporter
- Day 3: 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. (2004) ... First Reporter
 2003 The Division (TV Series)
Bob McDonald
- Misdirection (2003) ... Bob McDonald
 2001-2003 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Det. Ed Markinson / Officer Palmer / Agent Dwyer
- I Kid You Not (2003) ... Det. Ed Markinson
- In the Wind (2001) ... Agent Dwyer
 2002 Judging Amy (TV Series)
- People of the Lie (2002) ... Doctor
 2002 The Dogwalker
 2001 Race to Space
Science Reporter (as John Neilsen)
 2001 Scenes of the Crime
Player #1
 2001 Double Bang
Young Man
 1999 End of Days
Hospital Cop (as John Nielson)
 1999 P.U.N.K.S. (Video)
Lobby Security Guard
 1998/II Whatever It Takes
 1998 Ground Control
Pissed Off Pilot
 1998 True Friends
 1997 Mitzi & Joe
 1995 Raging Angels
Band Manager (uncredited)
 1994 The Can
Mr. Coke
 1992 Live Wire
 1991 Knots Landing (TV Series)
- The Question Game (1991) ... Reporter
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