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Jean-Claude Van Johnson 

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Stars global martial arts & actor Jean-Claude Van Damme playing "Jean-Claude Van Damme", a global martial arts & film sensation, also operating under the simple alias of "Johnson" as the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Kat Foster ...  Vanessa 6 episodes, 2016-2017
Moises Arias ...  Luis 6 episodes, 2016-2017
Bar Paly ...  Krisztina / ... 6 episodes, 2016-2017
Tim Peper ...  Gunnar 6 episodes, 2016-2017
Jean-Claude Van Damme ...  Filip / ... 6 episodes, 2016-2017
Phylicia Rashad ...  Jane 5 episodes, 2016-2017
Massi Furlan 4 episodes, 2017
Carlo Rota ...  Dragan 3 episodes, 2017
Deren Tadlock ...  Victor 3 episodes, 2016-2017
Winston James Francis ...  Meni Mano 3 episodes, 2017
Alex Carter ...  Colonel 2 episodes, 2017
Richard Schiff ...  Alan Morris 2 episodes, 2017
Edouard Holdener ...  Young JC 2 episodes, 2017
Christopher Naoki Lee ...  Johnnie Lao 2 episodes, 2017
Sylvianne Chebance ...  Headmistress 2 episodes, 2017
Heather Anne Campbell ...  Script Supervisor 2 episodes, 2017
Alice Tate ...  Leggy Model 2 episodes, 2016-2017
Richard Nunez ...  Black Tie Guard #1 2 episodes, 2017
Brandon Melendy Brandon Melendy ...  Boris 2 episodes, 2017
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Stars global martial arts & actor Jean-Claude Van Damme playing "Jean-Claude Van Damme", a global martial arts & film sensation, also operating under the simple alias of "Johnson" as the world's best undercover private contractor. Retired for years, a chance encounter with a lost love brings him back to the game. This time, he'll be deadlier than ever. Probably.

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Action | Comedy | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 August 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Žan Klod Van Džonson See more »

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16:9 HD
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In semi futuristic RPG settings like Shadowrun and Cyberpunk 2020 the name Johnson (as Mr Johnson) is frequently used as aliases by corporate men who hires people (i.e mercenaries) to perform Black Ops for the companies (or governments). See more »

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Fantastically written with near flawless execution
1 June 2018 | by beavis_el_bungholeSee all my reviews

Honestly, I am a harsh film critic and find the writing to always be the worst thing about films. But, the writing of this show is top notch. It blew me away and is far better than any other show i have watched from amazon probably all the network and cable shows. The irony is great and I believe I laughed out loud in every episode; let me tell you, it is very hard to get more than a chuckle out of me. The wit here is almost flawless. The execution of the edits and the direction are so well done. And the dialogue is mostly fantastic with perfect satire and pastiche while creating a truly emotional finale that is well built and hard earned and unexpected. Not to mention the perfect tightrope of sincerity walked by the actors who all deliver confidently and robustly, as though it were a big budget affair. You wouldnt know some of them arent star actors . Truly.

Amazon is CRAZY to cancel this gem. They have so many insultingly garbage shows with bad acting and worse writing that get slapped together for second and third seasons. Thank god jcvd season 1 is so well written and planned that it works as a standalone without need for season 2.

Amazon, shame on you for torching this fine piece of sincere emotional comedic satire. It is the only show you have that delivers. And it never resorts to filler. I cant say enough about this show. I love it.


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