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John Joly (1948–2017)

A New Orleans native, John started acting in High School. A Viet Nam veteran of the U.S. Navy, he returned to Louisiana and went to work diving in the Oilfields of the world. After years abroad John returned to the stage, film,television and voiceover in Louisiana and Los Angeles. John resides in Baton Rouge,Louisiana. See full bio »

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Known For

Memphis Beat
The Call of Cthulhu
The Call of Cthulhu Sgt. Bacon
The Hostage
The Hostage Murder witness
Britney, Baby, One More Time


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 2016/II Connections
Father Marino
 2013 Treme (TV Series)
Mr. Gilday
- Dippermouth Blues (2013) ... Mr. Gilday
- This City (2013) ... Mr. Gilday
 2012 Alouette (TV Mini-Series)
Phoenix Tourist
- The Other Fucking Half (2012) ... Phoenix Tourist
 2010 Memphis Beat (TV Series)
- Love Her Tender (2010) ... Bic
 2006 In
 2005 The Call of Cthulhu
Sgt. Bacon
 2005 The Road to Canyon Lake
Big Jim
 2002 Britney, Baby, One More Time
Jimmy Wills
 2002 Change (Short)
Ronnie Riley
 1998 The Hostage
Murder witness
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 2003 Runaway Jury (stand-in - uncredited)

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6' 4" (1.93 m)

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