Birthday: 13-08-1962
Age: 56
Star sign: Virgo

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John Slattery’s full name is John M. Slattery, Jr. He is an American director and an actor. He is known for his portrayal of the character Roger Sterling in a drama series named Mad Men produced AMC. His work in the series got him nominated for four Primetime Emmy Awards and a couple of Critics’ Choice Television Awards.

Mad Men was such a huge success and even received two SAG Awards. Slattery directed his first movie in the year 2014 named God’s Pocket. He was also a co-writer of the movie. The movie was even premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. Slattery was born on 13th August 1962 in Boston, Massachusetts. His father, John Jack Slattery was a leather merchant and his mother, Joan Slattery was a CPA. Slattery is an Irish and has five siblings. He completed his high school education from St. Sebastian’s School in Massachusetts.

After that, he went to The Catholic University of America to pursue his Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree. As a child, Slattery wanted to become a baseball player. Slattery debuted into the film industry in the year 1995 with the movie A Woman of Independent Means. He played the role of Dwight in the movie. The movie went unrecognized, and so did Slattery.

His successful movie came in the year 1996 named City Hall in which he played the role of Detective George. Apart from his acting career, Slattery is also known for his roles as a union organizer. He portrayed the role of a political adviser in K Street, an HBO series. He is also known for the role of Senator Walter Mondale in the show named From the Earth to the Moon. He played the role of a politician named Bill Kelley on the show, Sex and the City.

In 2007, he appeared on the show Desperate Housewives. One of Slattery’s most successful movies was Mona Lisa Smile in which he played the role of Katherine Watson’s boyfriend. His most effective role was in the movie Flags of Our Fathers. He was a government promoter in the movie. In 2015, Slattery starred in the movie named Spotlight.

The movie was nominated for many Golden Globe Awards and even won an Academy Award. Apart from the movies, Slattery did a lot of television shows. He started his television career with the serial named Dirty Dozen: The Series in the year 1988. After that, he appeared in more successful drama series namely Homefront, From the Earth to the Moon, Will & Grace, Law and Order and many more. Currently, Slattery is working in a television series named Veep, where he is playing the role of Charlie Baird. Slattery received the Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Award and the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series at the Screen Actor Guild Award for Spotlight and Mad Men respectively.

John Savage English Actor

John Savage

John Savage was born on 25 August 1949 in Old Bethpage, Long Island, NY, USA. His birth name is John Smeallie Youngs. His father, Floyd Youngs was an Insurance Salesman and worked with the Marine Corporation during World War II. His mother Muriel was a homemaker. His brother Jim Youngs is also an actor. His sisters are Gail Youngs; an actress is married to Robert Duvall and Robin Youngs, who is a famous Radio personality. He was married to actress Susan Baptist in 1967 but divorced in 1969. Later, he married South African TV-actress Sandi Schultz in 1993. He has a daughter, Jennifer Youngs who is also a famous actress as well as singer and a son Lachlan Youngs, a ceramic artist from his first marriage. He is not only a renowned actor but also a composer, producer and a well-known production manager in the American Film industry. His rough and blonde look, sensitive acting, versatile performance helped him to gain fame. John attended the American Academy of Performing Arts at the age of 17 to learn to act, where he refined his acting passion. During those days, he organized the Manhattan's Children's Theatre Group, which aimed at empowering and encouraging the Performing Arts by public performances. After the graduation, he debuted in the chorus of "Fiddler on the Roof" and ended up by portraying the role of the sons as the actual one fell sick. Production managers, Ruby Altobelli and Stewart Cohen recognized his talent and gave him the opportunity to work in movies. He rose to fame in 1972-1975 by working in some films and a TV show. He also did the plays "Dance on a Country Grave" and "One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest" for three years. He won the Drama Circle Award for the latter one. He later moved to Los Angeles to star in the movie titled "Eric" with co-stars Patricia and Mark Hamill. Then he worked for Ulu Grosbard directed "American Buffalo" as Bobby. On the sets of this movie, his co-star Robert Duvall met Young's sister Gail and later married her. He marked his international glory with the Oscar-winning movie "The Deer Hunter" released in 1978. It won Best Picture Award in 1979 in Oscars. The film is still as impactful as it was earlier. John then worked in Milos-directed "Hair" (1979) and Wambaugh-directed "The Onion Field" in the same year as the lead actor. John was listed as one of the "Promising Actors of 1979" In John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 31. He portrayed a suicide survivor in Richard's "Inside Moves" in 1980 delivering and inspiring people how to overcome it. He appeared in "Salvador" in 1986, "The Godfather: Part III" in 1990. Youngs dedicated six years of life (1988-1994) for the anti-Apartheid movement along with Nelson Mandela in South Africa. He also worked as Production Manager for several sequences of Spike Lee directed "Malcolm X" in 1992 in SA as he was already there. He made guest appearances on "The X-Files" in 1993, "Star Trek: Voyager" in 1995, "Dark Angel" in 2000 and many of the episodes of "Law & Order" in 2000. He also co-produced "Do the Right Thing" and "Summer of Sam" with Lee in 1989. Three of his movies got nominated for Best Picture Oscars: "The Deer Hunter" in 1978, "The Godfather: Part III" in 1990 and "The Thin Red Line" in 1998. He lent his voice to the title track of "This Town" album released on 18 February 2008. Every actor has to go through some bad phases of life. Same happened to John when he lost his best friend on 4th May shootings at the Kent State University. Presently he is working in Vernon Mortensen-directed thriller "The Sorrow" with Michael Madsen and Ryan Ballance. He is also working on various scripts and planning to produce some movies in the coming years.

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John Sumner

John Sumner is an English actor who is mostly known for his drama movies. Sumner was born on October 14th, 1951 in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK. After spending nine years of his life in the United Kingdom, Sumner moved to Cape Town, South Africa with his family. After completing his secondary education, Sumner started his acting career at the age of 19. He used to perform in Auckland’s nightclubs. His acting skills gained a lot of recognition, and soon enough he was cast for some local variety television shows. After two years of work as a side hero in many television series, Sumner finally got his first opportunity to lead in a major stage show. After that, he was offered a lot of roles in both television cinema and theatre plays. His most critically acclaimed performance was the portrayal of the character Charlie Brown in the series named You are a Good Man Charlie Brown. After that, he had a little setback, but later he again built his reputation of a versatile performer with the role of Emory in The Boys in the Band. In 1976, Sumner had a change in career. He moved to the business end of the industry. He joined the RCA Records for maintaining the records of the sales. Sumner thought that there is no sustainable growth in an acting career, so he decided to move to a more secure future and joined the financial side of the industry. After working for 18 months for the RCA Records, he was transferred to Sydney, Australia. He was hired as the head of A&R and marketing at the Sydney Headquarters. After the birth of her daughter, Sumner moved to New Zealand. There he joined a major video distributor as the head of the department. Sumner is known as the man who made that company successful. In 1985, Sumner left the business side of the film industry. In 1992, he was offered to work in a commercial. After that, he appeared in some campaigns. His skills were again instantly recognized by both the critics and the viewers and because of these commercial, he was again offered roles in many television series and local films. After conquering the New Zealand Film Industry, Sumner was hired by many international studios. His skills of a professional actor and a database-marketing manager have brought a lot of success to many production houses. John resides in Auckland and has been married for the last 26 years and has two step sons and a daughter.

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