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John Towey

Studied acting and directing at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago. Received B.F.A. degree in directing in 1967. Acted two seasons at the Arena Stage in Washington D.C. (1977-78 and 1981). Acted two seasons at the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis (1984-1986) and two seasons at The Public Theatre in New York 1987-89, before moving to Los Angeles in 1990.... See full bio »
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Fearless John Wilkenson
Another Woman
Another Woman Waiter
The Invisible Kid
The Invisible Kid Principal Baxter
Sister Island
Sister Island Dr. Richard Grable


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 2014 Nostalgica (Short) (completed)
 2014 Starcrossed
Jeffrey (rumored)
 2010 My Boys (TV Series)
Professor Daily
- Hanger Management (2010) ... Professor Daily
 2003 Then Came Jones (TV Movie)
 2003 American Dreams (TV Series)
Father James
- High Hopes (2003) ... Father James
 2002 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Delbert Zimmerman
- Wrong Place, Wrong Time (2002) ... Delbert Zimmerman
 2000 The Practice (TV Series)
Dr. Christian Boogle
- Show and Tell (2000) ... Dr. Christian Boogle (scenes deleted)
 2000 Port Charles (TV Series)
Stan Benton
- Episode dated 4 July 2000 (2000) ... Stan Benton
 1999 The X-Files (TV Series)
Dr. Kenneth Orgel
- S.R. 819 (1999) ... Dr. Kenneth Orgel
 1998 Martial Law (TV Series)
- Extreme Measures (1998) ... Man
 1998 ER (TV Series)
Anatomy Professor
- A Bloody Mess (1998) ... Anatomy Professor
 1997 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Vedek Ossan
- Resurrection (1997) ... Vedek Ossan
 1997 Cracker: Mind Over Murder (TV Series)
- Hell Hath No Fury (1997) ... Priest
 1996 Party of Five (TV Series)
Mr. Wardell
- Short Cuts (1996) ... Mr. Wardell
 1996 Picket Fences (TV Series)
Amish Bishop
- To Forgive Is Divine (1996) ... Amish Bishop
 1996 Sister Island
Dr. Richard Grable
 1996 Alien Nation: Millennium (TV Movie)
 1995 Murder One (TV Series)
Joe Costello
- Chapter Two (1995) ... Joe Costello (scenes deleted)
 1995 From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler (TV Movie)
School Bus Driver (uncredited)
 1995 Burke's Law (TV Series)
- Who Killed the Centerfold? (1995) ... Crocker (scenes deleted)
 1993 Fearless
John Wilkenson
 1993 Sirens (TV Series)
Sergeant Dillworth
- Waterloo (1993) ... Sergeant Dillworth
 1993 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series)
Mr. Rogers
- Boyz in the Woodz (1993) ... Mr. Rogers
 1991-1992 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Reporter / Male Reporter / Print Reporter / ...
- Second Time Around (1992) ... Reporter
- Love in Bloom (1992) ... Reporter
- From Here to Paternity (1992) ... Male Reporter
- Badfellas (1991) ... Print Reporter
- The Beverly Hills Hangers (1991) ... Reporter #1
 1991 Empty Nest (TV Series)
Sam Eckert
- Her Cheatin' Heart (1991) ... Sam Eckert
 1991 WIOU (TV Series)
- Ode to Sizzling Sal (1991) ... Warden
 1990 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series)
Country Club Representative
- Clubba Hubba (1990) ... Country Club Representative
 1990 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Justice of the Peace
- Dead Right (1990) ... Justice of the Peace
 1990 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
Dr. Edward Stoddard
- I Want My FYI (1990) ... Dr. Edward Stoddard
 1988 Another Woman
Waiter (as John Madden Towey)
 1988 The Invisible Kid
Principal Baxter (as John Madden Towey)
 1987 Amerika (TV Mini-Series)
Herb Lister
- Part VII (1987) ... Herb Lister (as John Madden Towey)
- Part II (1987) ... Herb Lister (as John Madden Towey)
 1987 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Bruce Huber
- Murder and Acquisitions (1987) ... Bruce Huber (as John Madden Towey)
 1981 Bill (TV Movie)
 1980 Christmas Evil
 1968 Hidden Faces (TV Series)
Wilbur Ensley

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(regional repertory) "The Three Sisters", as Kulygin See more »

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John Madden Towey


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