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John Goodman

Biography

Goodman at the premiere of The Monuments Men in February 2014

Source: Wikipedia

John Stephen Goodman (born June 20, 1952) is an American actor. Early in his career, he was best known for playing Dan Conner on the ABC TV series Roseanne (1988–1997), for which he won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in 1993. He is also a regular collaborator with the Coen brothers on such films as Raising Arizona (1987), Barton Fink (1991), The Big Lebowski (1998), O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), and Inside Llewyn Davis (2013). Goodman's voice roles in animated films include Pacha in Disney's The Emperor's New Groove (2000), and Sulley in Pixar's Monsters, Inc. (2001), and Monsters University (2013).

Fact file

  • Born: June 20, 1952 (age 63) Affton, Missouri, United States
  • Residence: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Years active: 1975–present
  • Spouse(s): Annabeth Hartzog (m. 1989)
  • Children: 1

Read more about John Goodman at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Variety, 2019-03-22 15:50:19
ABC has renewed its highest-rated new show, “The Conners,” for a second season, Variety has learned. The show’s stars, including John Goodman, Sara Gilbert, Lecy Goranson, Ames McNamara and Laurie Metcalf, are all set to return to Lanford, after several of them signed a new deal with the network on ...

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“Black Earth Rising” stars Michaela Coel and John Goodman in a complicated mystery involving war criminals, international courts and African history.

Tuesday's TV highlights: 'Good Trouble' on Freeform
LA Times Entertainme, 2019-01-08 04:00:00
SERIES NCIS The secretary of Defense (Mitch Pileggi) shuts down Gibbs' (Mark Harmon) murder investigation and demands that McGee and Torres (Sean Murray, Wilmer Valderrama) be arrested in this new episode. 8 p.m. CBS The Conners When Dan (John Goodman) gets injured covering D.J.'s (Michael Fishman)...

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