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Famous For: Argo, Roseanne Film
Higher Education: Graduated
John Goodman is an American actor who has had a long career in the entertainment industry, including film, television, and theater. He was born on June 20, 1952, in St. Louis, Missouri. Goodman made his acting debut in the late 1970s and rose to prominence in the 1980s with his role as Dan Conner. John Goodman has since appeared in numerous films and television shows. Goodman is widely regarded as one of the most talented character actors of his generation, and John Goodman has been recognized for his work with numerous awards and nominations.
John Goodman Career:
John Goodman Debut Film: “Eddie Macon's Run” in 1982
John Goodman Commercial Success: "Roseanne" (1988-1997). This is a television series in which John Goodman played the character of Dan Conner, a working-class father, and husband, for nine seasons.
"The Big Lebowski" (1998): This is a film in which John Goodman played Walter Sobchak, a Vietnam veteran and bowling enthusiast.
"O Brother, Where Art Thou?" (2000): This is a film in which John Goodman played the character of Big Dan Teague, a prison escapee, and con man.
"Monsters, Inc." (2001): This is an animated film in which John Goodman voiced the character of James P. Sullivan, a monster and the best friend of the main character.
"Argo" (2012): This is a film in which John Goodman plays the character of John Chambers, a make-up artist who helps the main characters escape Iran during the hostage crisis.
John Goodman Controversy:
John Goodman Drunk Driving Incident: In 2007, John Goodman was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.
John Goodman Legal Issues: John Goodman has been involved in a number of legal disputes and issues, including a lawsuit related to an accident.
John Goodman Political Views: John Goodman has been open about his political views, which have sometimes been controversial.
John Goodman Awards:
Golden Globe Award (1993)
Screen Actors Guild Award (1993)
Emmy Award in a Drama Series (2007)
National Board of Review Award (2012)
Hollywood Film Award for Ensemble of the Year (2012)
Screen Actors Guild Award (2013)
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