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Born in New York City, New York, USA

Mini Bio (1)

John Pleshette was born on July 27, 1942 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for The Truman Show (1998), Rocky II (1979) and Knots Landing (1979). He is married to Lynn Pleshette. They have one child.

Spouse (1)

Lynn Pleshette (? - present) (1 child)

Trivia (6)

Cousin of Suzanne Pleshette.
Daughter, Sophie, with his wife, Lynn Pleshette.
Brother-in-law of Joel Oliansky.
Uncle-in-law of Ingrid Oliansky and Adam Oliansky.
Best known by the public for his role as Richard Avery on Knots Landing (1979).
Had left his role on Knots Landing (1979) to direct some episodes of the show, when David Jacobs and Michael Filerman wouldn't allow him to, hence, he directed or wrote episodes elsewhere. He didn't start directing an episode of the show, the year after his guest-starring appearance on the show, where his on-screen wife (Constance McCashin) had died.

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