Jon Edwin Wright

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Jon Edwin Wright is an actor, writer and producer. His acting credits include lead roles in "The Bystander" (NYC; Off-Broadway), "The Perception" (Richard Sykes), "For Your Own Sake" (Keith), "Fault" (Detective Dern), and "Back in the No" (Dr Julius). Jon's professional background includes work as a Professor of Meteorology at Jackson State ... See full bio »

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Known For

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


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 2022 Evie (Short)
Orange Juice Spokesperson
 2021 Fault (TV Series)
Detective Dern
 2021 Back in the No
DR. Julius
 2021 For Your Own Sake
 2020 The Woodsman
Father Ambrose (as John Wright)
 2019 Kayla
 2018 The Perception
 2016 Mara Crash (Short)
 2016 Hidden Figures
 2016 Independents' Day (Video)
Senator Randall Raney (as Jon Wright)
 2016 Fight to the Finish
Mr. Gaines
 2015 Lavalantula (TV Movie)
 2002 Like Mike
Assistant Coach #1
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 2014 Santa Sent Me to the ER (TV Series)
Henry (2014)
 2011 1000 Ways to Die (TV Series documentary)
Self - Meteorologist
- Dirt Nap (2011) ... Self - Meteorologist (as Jon Wright)
- Grave Decisions (2011) ... Self - Meteorologist (as Jon Wright)
- Dead Before They Know It (2011) ... Self - 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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