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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, 2018-08-28 17:25:35
Roseanne Barr has thanked her longtime co-star John Goodman for his support, after he gave an interview in which he said he knows “for a fact” that she is not a racist. “I thank John Goodman for speaking truth about me, despite facing certain peril from producers and network,” Barr ...

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