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John Goodman

‚ÄčAmerican actor. Height 6' 2" (1,88 m) John Goodman is most famous for his role on the television series Roseanne. He is also a well known film and stage actor. Goodman comes from Affton, Missouri where he showed an early interest in film. A football scholarship took John to Southwest Missouri State University where he continued his acting education. A college injury ended his football dreams, so Goodman moved to Manhattan in pursuit of an acting career. He eventually performed on Broadway and appeared in several commercials.  By the early 1980's John started landing small movie roles, including Eddie Macon's Run, and The Survivors (both in 1984). In 1990 Arachnophobia earned John a nomination for a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor. John then starred in the hugely popular 1998 film, The Big Lebowski which lead to a repeat nomination for Best Supporting Actor. Despite his moderate film success, Goodman is most widely know for playing Dan Conner on the TV sitcom Roseanne. Between 1988 and 1997, 221 episodes of Roseanne were filmed and John received numerous awards for his performance. Goodman met his wife, Annabeth Hartzog, while filming Everybody's All-American (1988). The two were married in October 1989, and had daughter Molly in 1990. John admits once having a long-time alcohol problem, but has reportedly been clean since 2007.


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Born:
Jun 20, 1952 In St. Louis - Missouri - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
146
First Appeared:
In the movie Girls Gone Gangsta
Latest Project:
Movie Atomic Blonde 2017-07-28
Known For
Poster of Community
Poster of Clifford's Really Big Movie
Poster of Masked and Anonymous
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography

Girls Gone Gangsta (2018)

Action Comedy
Movie
as Mortimer J Hamm

Thicker (2018)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Trooper
10 1 votes

Atomic Blonde (2017)

Thriller
Movie

A Streetcar Named Desire (2018)

Series
as Unknown

Kong: Skull Island (2017)

Science Fiction Action Adventure Fantasy
Movie
as Bill Randa
6.1 766 votes

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)

Adventure Science Fiction Action
Movie
as Alien (Voice)

Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)

Action Science Fiction Thriller Adventure
Movie
as Hound (voice)

Bunyan and Babe (2017)

Adventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy
Movie
as Paul Bunyan (voice)
10 1 votes

10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)

Horror Science Fiction Drama Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Howard Stambler
6.8 1651 votes

Ratchet & Clank (2016)

Action Adventure Animation Comedy Family Science Fiction
Movie
as Grimroth (voice)
5.3 126 votes

Patriots Day (2016)

Drama History Thriller
Movie
as Commisioner Ed Davis
6.8 210 votes

Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon (2015)

History Comedy Documentary
Movie
as Himself / Actor
6.7 13 votes

Love the Coopers (2015)

Comedy Family
Movie
as Sam Cooper
5.3 135 votes

Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle (2015)

Animation Family
Movie
as Houston
6.5 6 votes

Trumbo (2015)

Drama
Movie
as Frank King
7.3 371 votes

Live from New York! (2015)

Comedy Documentary
Movie
as Himself
4.7 3 votes

Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special (2015)

Comedy TV Movie
Movie
as Himself
7.3 21 votes

The Monuments Men (2014)

War Drama History Action
Movie
as Walter Garfield
5.8 1262 votes

Inside 'Inside Llewyn Davis' (2014)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
7 8 votes

Party Central (2014)

Comedy Animation
Movie
as Sullivan
6.7 13 votes

All-Stars (2014)

Comedy
Movie
as Himself
10 1 votes

The Gambler (2014)

Thriller Crime Drama
Movie
as Frank
5.7 475 votes

Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

Science Fiction Action Adventure
Movie
as Hound (voice)
5.8 2444 votes

Dancing on the Edge (2013)

Drama
Movie
as Masterson
6.3 3 votes

Milius (2013)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.8 15 votes

Dancing on the Edge (2013)

Drama
Series
as Masterson
7 3 votes

Monsters University (2013)

Animation Family
Movie
as James P. "Sulley" Sullivan (voice)
7 2534 votes

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

Drama Music
Movie
as Roland Turner
7.2 646 votes

The Internship (2013)

Comedy
Movie
as Nick and Billy's Boss (uncredited)
6.1 1364 votes

Alpha House (2013)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Senator Gil John Biggs
7.3 12 votes

The Hangover Part III (2013)

Comedy
Movie
as Marshall
5.9 2287 votes

ParaNorman (2012)

Family Animation Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Mr. Prenderghast (voice)
6.6 641 votes

Trouble with the Curve (2012)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Pete Klein
6.7 292 votes

Argo (2012)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as John Chambers
7 2908 votes

It's a SpongeBob Christmas! (2012)

Family Animation Comedy
Movie
as Santa Claus
5.5 16 votes

Flight (2012)

Drama
Movie
as Harling Mays
6.4 2042 votes

Red State (2011)

Horror Action Thriller
Movie
as Joseph Keenan
5.8 246 votes

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011)

Drama
Movie
as Stan the Doorman
6.9 550 votes

The Artist (2011)

Drama Comedy Romance
Movie
as Al Zimmer
7.3 836 votes

Drunkboat (2010)

Drama
Movie
as Mr. Fletcher
5.5 6 votes

You Don't Know Jack (2010)

Drama
Movie
as Neal Nicol
6.7 82 votes

Treme (2010)

Drama Music
Series
as Creighton Bernette
8 24 votes

The Princess and the Frog (2009)

Romance Family Animation Music
Movie
as "Big Daddy" La Bouff (voice)
6.6 814 votes

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Graham Bloomwood
5.9 533 votes

Community (2009)

Comedy
Series
as Vice Dean Laybourne
7.8 196 votes

Pope Joan (2009)

Drama
Movie
as Gerold
6.4 59 votes

Alabama Moon (2009)

Action Adventure Drama Family
Movie
as Mr. Wellington
5.9 13 votes

In the Electric Mist (2009)

Thriller Drama Crime Mystery
Movie
as Julie 'Baby Feet' Balboni
5.9 88 votes

Gigantic (2008)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Happy's Father
5.8 43 votes

Speed Racer (2008)

Action Family Science Fiction
Movie
as Pops Racer
5.8 245 votes

Fats Domino: Walkin' Back to New Orleans (2008)

Movie
as Narrator

Bee Movie (2007)

Family Animation Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Layton T. Montgomery
5.7 848 votes

Evan Almighty (2007)

Fantasy Comedy Family
Movie
as Congressman Long
5.2 866 votes

Damages (2007)

Mystery Drama
Series
as Howard Erickson
7.2 39 votes

Death Sentence (2007)

Action Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Bones Darley
6.4 215 votes

Tales of the Rat Fink (2006)

Documentary
Movie
as Ed Roth
5 1 votes

Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School (2006)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Steve Mills
4.5 7 votes

Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.6 25 votes

The Emperor's New School (2006)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Pacha
2.5 2 votes

Cars (2006)

Animation Adventure Comedy Family
Movie
as Sullivan Truck (voice)
6.5 2665 votes

The Year Without a Santa Claus (2006)

Comedy Family
Movie
as Santa Claus
3.8 2 votes

Kronk's New Groove (2005)

Animation Comedy Family
Movie
as Pacha (voice)
5.9 162 votes

Freshman Orientation (2004)

Comedy
Movie
as Rodney
6.3 4 votes

Father of the Pride (2004)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Larry
8 1 votes

Center of the Universe (2004)

Comedy
Series
as John Barnett

Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)

Adventure Animation Family
Movie
as George Wolfsbottom
5.4 4 votes

Beyond the Sea (2004)

Drama Music
Movie
as Steve Blauner
6.4 42 votes

Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
4.9 13 votes

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.3 19 votes

Masked and Anonymous (2003)

Drama Music
Movie
as Uncle Sweetheart
5.1 8 votes

The Jungle Book 2 (2003)

Family Animation Adventure
Movie
as Baloo
5.6 187 votes

The Sweatbox (2002)

Animation Documentary
Movie
as Himself
8 3 votes

Dirty Deeds (2002)

Crime Comedy Drama Thriller
Movie
as Tony
6 6 votes

My First Mister (2001)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Benjamin
6.6 10 votes

One Night at McCool's (2001)

Action Comedy Crime
Movie
as Detc. Dehling
5.8 68 votes

Storytelling (2001)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Marty Livingston
6.5 49 votes

On The Edge (2001)

Romance Comedy Science Fiction Drama
Movie

Mike's New Car (2001)

Animation Family
Movie
as Sulley (voice)
6.8 104 votes

Monsters, Inc. (2001)

Fantasy Animation Family Comedy
Movie
as Sullivan (voice)
7.4 4391 votes

What Planet Are You From? (2000)

Comedy Drama Romance Science Fiction
Movie
as Roland Jones
5.5 26 votes

The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)

Adventure Animation Action Comedy Family
Movie
as Oklahoma Cop
4 55 votes

Coyote Ugly (2000)

Comedy
Movie
as Bill
5.8 417 votes

The Emperor's New Groove (2000)

Adventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy
Movie
as Patcha (voice)
7 1044 votes

Normal, Ohio (2000)

Comedy
Series
as William 'Butch' Gamble

Ed (2000)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.6 17 votes

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)

Action Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Daniel "Big Dan" Teague
7.3 857 votes

Dancing Outlaw II: Jesco Goes to Hollywood (1999)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
4.3 2 votes

Futurama (1999)

Animation Comedy Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.9 291 votes

Now and Again (1999)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Comedy Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.4 4 votes

Bringing Out the Dead (1999)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Larry Verber
6.6 149 votes

The Jack Bull (1999)

TV Movie Action Drama Western
Movie
as Judge Tolliver
6.3 16 votes

The West Wing (1999)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.7 77 votes

The Runner (1999)

Drama Crime Thriller
Movie
as Deepthroat

Fallen (1998)

Thriller Fantasy Crime Drama
Movie
as Jonesy
6.6 262 votes

Blues Brothers 2000 (1998)

Music Action Comedy Crime
Movie
as Mighty Mack McTeer
5.2 114 votes

The Big Lebowski (1998)

Comedy Crime
Movie
as Walter Sobchak
7.7 2186 votes

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie (1998)

Family Animation
Movie
as Santa Claus (voice)
6.3 24 votes

The Real Macaw (1998)

Family Foreign
Movie
as Mac (voice)
7 2 votes

Dirty Work (1998)

Comedy
Movie
as Mayor Adrian Riggins
6.5 52 votes

Soul Man (1997)

Series
as Capt. Stan Hamel

The Borrowers (1997)

Adventure Fantasy Action Comedy Family
Movie
as Ocious P. Potter
5.8 106 votes

King of the Hill (1997)

Animation Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7 81 votes

Saturday Night Special (1996)

Series
as Unknown

Muppets Tonight (1996)

Comedy Family
Series
as Unknown
7 3 votes

Pie in the Sky (1996)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Alan Davenport
7 2 votes

The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies (1995)

Documentary
Movie

Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (1995)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Huey P. Long, Jr.

A Streetcar Named Desire (1995)

Movie
as Harold 'Mitch' Mitchell
5.3 4 votes

Downwardly Mobile (1994)

Comedy
Series

The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Newsreel Announcer
7 200 votes

The Flintstones (1994)

Fantasy Comedy Family
Movie
as Fred Flintstone
5 366 votes

Inside the Actors Studio (1994)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
6.8 14 votes

Matinee (1993)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Lawrence Woolsey
6.5 35 votes

We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)

Animation Science Fiction Family
Movie
as Rex (voice)
5.7 64 votes

Born Yesterday (1993)

Romance Comedy
Movie
as Harry Brock
4.5 15 votes

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
6.9 30 votes

Frosty Returns (1992)

Animation Family
Movie
as Frosty the Snowman
6.2 6 votes

The Babe (1992)

Drama
Movie
as Babe Ruth
5.4 28 votes

Barton Fink (1991)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Charlie Meadows
7.2 334 votes

King Ralph (1991)

Comedy Family
Movie
as Ralph Hampton Gainesworth Jones
5.2 69 votes

Arachnophobia (1990)

Comedy Horror
Movie
as Delbert McClintock
6.2 339 votes

Stella (1990)

Drama
Movie
as Ed Munn
6.1 6 votes

Grand (1990)

Comedy
Series
as Red

Always (1989)

Fantasy Drama Romance
Movie
as Al Yackey
5.9 103 votes

Sea of Love (1989)

Drama Crime Mystery
Movie
as Sherman
6.6 108 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 722 votes

The Wrong Guys (1988)

Action Comedy
Movie
as Duke Earle
6 1 votes

Punchline (1988)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as John Krytsick
5.2 33 votes

Roseanne (1988)

Comedy
Series
as Dan Conner
6.6 55 votes

Everybody's All-American (1988)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Lawrence
4.1 8 votes

Burglar (1987)

Crime Comedy
Movie
as Detective Nyswander
5 11 votes

Raising Arizona (1987)

Comedy Crime
Movie
as Gale Snoats
7.1 398 votes

Murder Ordained (1987)

Movie
as Hugh Rayburn

The Big Easy (1986)

Drama Action Crime Mystery
Movie
as Andre DeSoto
6.2 32 votes

True Stories (1986)

Comedy
Movie
as Louis Fyne
6.2 16 votes

The Equalizer (1985)

Crime Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
5.9 10 votes

Sweet Dreams (1985)

Drama Romance Music
Movie
as Otis
6.4 7 votes

Moonlighting (1985)

Comedy Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.2 56 votes

Maria's Lovers (1984)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Frank
5.2 3 votes

Revenge of the Nerds (1984)

Comedy
Movie
as Coach Harris
6.6 144 votes

C.H.U.D. (1984)

Horror Science Fiction
Movie
as Cop in Diner
5.4 52 votes

Heart of Steel (1983)

Movie
as Raymond Bohupinsky

The Survivors (1983)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Commando
5.9 22 votes

Chiefs (1983)

Drama
Series
as Newt 'Tub' Murray
8.7 3 votes

Saturday Night Live (1975)

Comedy Music
Series
as Unknown
6.3 79 votes

The Academy Awards (1953)

Series
as Unknown
6.7 10 votes