STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 7,768 this week

John Sebastian (I)


John Sebastian was born on March 17, 1944 in New York City, New York, USA as John Benson Sebastian. He is known for his work on Blow-Up (1966), Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995) and The Postman (1997). He has been married to Catherine Barnett since 1972. They have two children. He was previously married to Loretta Kaye and Jean Webber. See full bio »

Bill Pullman on His Tortured Role in "The Sinner"

"The Sinner" star talks us through his arc in the show's just-finished Season 2.

Watch our interview

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of John Sebastian's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Blow-Up
Blow-Up Soundtrack
(1966)
Die Hard with a Vengeance
(1995)
The Postman
The Postman Soundtrack
(1997)
The Parent Trap
The Parent Trap Soundtrack
(1998)

Filmography

To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Music department (8 credits)
 1985 Strawberry Shortcake Meets the Berrykins (TV Movie) (musician)
 1985 The Care Bears Movie (additional songs)
 1983 The Act (music producer)
  Welcome Back, Kotter (TV Series) (composer - 107 episodes, 1975 - 1979) (performer - 95 episodes, 1975 - 1979)
- The Bread Winners (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- I'm Okay, But You're Not (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- Oo-Oo, I Do: Part 1 (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- Oo-Oo, I Do: Part 2 (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- The Gang Show (1979) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
 1977 Whither Weather (Short) (musician: harmonica)
 1977 A Doonesbury Special (Short) (musician: harmonica solos)
 1966 You're a Big Boy Now (composer: songs - as John B. Sebastian)
 1966 Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die (musician: harmonica soloist)
Show Show Soundtrack (134 credits)
Show Show Actor (9 credits)
Show Show Composer (9 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (52 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "The Four of Us" (Reprise). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

The Lovin' Spoonful | John B. Sebastian | Lovin' Spoonful
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

His godmother was I Love Lucy (1951) actress Vivian Vance (who played Ethel Mertz), a close friend of his mother Jane Sebastian, whose name Vance mentioned on a number of episodes. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed