Birthday: 14-10-1951
Age: 67
Star sign: Scorpio

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.

John Slattery English Actor

John Slattery

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.


Johnny Knoxville

John Knoxville is an American actor, producer, stunt performer, screenwriter, and comedian. He was born on 11th March 1971 in Knoxville, Tennessee. His father’s name was Philip Clapp, a car sales clerk, and his mother was Lemoyne Clapp. He is the co-starter and star of a stunt reality show called ‘Jackass’. From 2000 to 2002, it aired on MTV for three seasons. In 1989, he graduated from South-Young High School in Knoxville. Later, he shifted to California and began his acting career. He started his journey on television with advertisements. He appeared as an extra in some shows. After the big break had evaded him, he tried to grow his opportunities by casting and writing article concepts in various magazines. His idea of testing himself attracted ‘Big Brother’. It is a Jeff Tremaine’s magazine. His stunts presented and included in Number two’s video. On October 2013, Knoxville divulged in a show titled ‘Conan’ that his big concepts and ideas are hereditary. It had come from his parents and grandparents. Coming to his TV series, ‘Jackass’, he provided many innovative stories. He was known as the leader of the group. Jeff Tremaine, Joe Sperry, Sean Silver, and Dave Carnie are the stars of the show. Jeff Tremaine directed it. Tremaine’s friend helped Spike Jonze to pass the show to different networks. For ‘Jackass’, Knoxville participated with Jeff Tremaine, Chris Pontius, ‘Steve-O’, and Dimitry Elyashkevich. Before premiering Jackass on MTV, his company refused to perform for their weekly stunts on Saturday night. Knoxville had done many films. Most noted one was 'The Dukes of hazzard'. He featured against Seann William Scott. He acted in ‘Jackass: The Movie’, ‘Jackass 3D’, and ‘Jackass Number Two’. He played the role of an alien in ‘Men in Black II’. In 2004, he came with a picture titled ‘A Dirty Shame’. He did a supporting ingénue with The Rock in ‘Walking Tall’. In 2005, he presented ‘Daltry Calhoun’ and ‘The Ringer’. He portrayed himself as Topper Burks in ‘Lords of Dogtown’. Then, he appeared in ‘Killshot’. He did a prank show. He voiced in ‘Family Guy’. Knoxville co-produced ‘The Dudesons in America’. In 2014, he lend his voice for ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’. John has a production company, Dickhouse Productions. Jeff Tremaine and Spike Jonze are the members of the production house. Coming to his personal life, he got married to Melanie Lynn Cates. They have a daughter named Madison. After 11 years of relationship, they separated in 2006. Then, he had a girlfriend, Naomi Nelson. They gave birth to a child, Rocko Akira Clapp. They also have a daughter, Arlo Lemoyne.

Johnny Knoxville English Actor