Jon Edwin Wright

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Jon Edwin Wright grew up in Central California and... though very shy... he remembers the thrill of performing onstage in front of his peers from the time he was in grade school. Alas, his journey to pursue acting as a craft didn't continue until after he completed his undergraduate studies at UC Berkeley. Given the opportunity to travel and ... See full bio »

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The Perception Richard
Hidden Figures Newscaster
Independents' Day Senator Randall Raney
Fight to the Finish Mr. Gaines


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  Back in the No (filming)
DR. Julius
  Fault (TV Movie) (completed)
Detective Dern
 2019 Kayla
 2018 The Perception
 2016 Hidden Figures
 2016 Mara Crash (Short)
 2016 Independents' Day
Senator Randall Raney (as Jon Wright)
 2016/I The Woodsman
Father Ambrose (as John Wright)
 2016 Fight to the Finish
Mr. Gaines
 2015 Lavalantula (TV Movie)
 2014 Santa Sent Me to the ER (TV Series)
Henry (2014)
 2002 Like Mike
Assistant Coach #1
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 2011 1000 Ways to Die (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Meteorologist
- Dirt Nap (2011) ... Himself - Meteorologist (as Jon Wright)
- Grave Decisions (2011) ... Himself - Meteorologist (as Jon Wright)
- Dead Before They Know It (2011) ... Himself - Meteorologist (as Jon Wright)

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Alternate Names:

John Wright | Jon Wright


6' (1.83 m)

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Former Professor of Meteorology; Jackson State University; MS.

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