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John is an award winning writer/director who spent his early life breaking his dad's video cameras trying to get an epic shot. He always wanted to be a director, to tell stories in images, probably because dyslexia made it so difficult for him to tell them in words. But children don't have many directing opportunities, so John became an actor, and... See full bio »

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Known For

A Boy Called Po Director
Diamonds Director
One Tree Hill Director
I Hate Kids Director


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 2022 Bring Back the Time (Music Video)
 2020 Girls Night Out (Music Video short)
 2019 Sum 41: Never There (Music Video)
 2019 I Hate Kids
 2017 Jon Reep: Ginger Beard Man (TV Special)
 2016 Theo Von: No Offense (TV Special documentary)
 2015 Pete Correale: Let Me Tell Ya (TV Special)
 2015 Margaret Cho: PsyCHO (TV Special documentary)
 2015/I Tooken
 2015 Ralphie May: Unruly (Video)
 2014 Sebastian Maniscalco: Aren't You Embarrassed? (TV Special documentary)
 2010/I Wreckage (as John Mallory Asher)
 2004-2008 One Tree Hill (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- You've Dug Your Own Grave, Now Lie in It (2008) ... (as John Mallory Asher)
- Good News for People Who Love Bad News (2006) ... (as John Mallory Asher)
- Brave New World (2006) ... (as John Mallory Asher)
 2008 Infamous (Video short) (as John Mallory Asher)
 2005 Dirty Love (as John Mallory Asher)
 2003/II The Policy (Short) (as John Mallory Asher)
 2001-2002 Going to California (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Big Padoodle (2001)
 2001 Thank Heaven (as John Mallory Asher)
 1999 Diamonds
 1998 Chick Flick
 1996 Kounterfeit (Video) (as John Mallory Asher, directed by)
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Show Show Producer (7 credits)
Show Show Editor (4 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (9 credits)
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Other Works:

Music video for Sheryl Crow: "If It Makes You Happy".

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Alternate Names:

John Mallory Asher


6' 1" (1.85 m)


Jenny McCarthy-Wahlberg  (divorced)  (1 child) | See more »


Evan Asher


Joyce Bulifant

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He played the son of his real life mother Joyce Bulifant in Weird Science (1994). See more »



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