John Bennett Perry

John Bennett Perry

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John Bennett Perry was born on Jan 04, 1941 in USA. John Bennett Perry's big-screen debut came with Lipstick directed by Lamont Johnson in 1976, strarring Martin McCormick. John Bennett Perry is known for It's Like, You Know... directed by John Fortenberry, Steven Eckholdt stars as Robbie Graham and Chris Eigeman as Arthur Garment. John Bennett Perry has got 1 awards and 1 nominations so far. The most recent award John Bennett Perry achieved is Western Heritage Awards. The upcoming new movie John Bennett Perry plays is Bob's New Suit which will be released on Jun 22, 2011.

John Bennett Perry has enjoyed a diverse and successful career that spans over the last few decades. Born in 1941 in Williamstown, Massachusetts, he started a band with his brother Tony and enjoyed local success. His acting roots were firmly planted in New York, where he appeared on Broadway. Dividing his time on both coasts, he appeared in numerous commercials, and became recognizable as the "Old Spice" sailor in the 1970s. He went on to appear in a long list of dramatic and comedic features using both his sarcastic wit and emotional depth to gain fans of moviegoers and critics everywhere.In 1988, he won a Western Heritage Award for his work on Le shérif et les hors-la-loi (1987). He had a recurring role as Sheriff Floyd Gilmore on the primetime soap Falcon Crest (1981) and appeared as Frank Arnett in the TV series Air America (1998). He and his real-life son, Matthew Perry, have played father and son on TV in Scrubs (2001) and on the big screen in Coup de foudre et conséquences (1997). He enjoys touring with his folk/country/comedy band "The Ojai Boys". He lives in Ojai , California, with his wife Debbie, two dogs, a couple of horses and about five chickens.

  • Birthday

    Jan 04, 1941
  • Place of Birth

    Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA
  • Also known

    Johnathan Bennett Perry

Known For


1 wins & 1 nominations

Western Heritage Awards
Fictional Television Drama
Winner - Bronze Wrangler
Independence (1987)

Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows