John Stockwell

Biography

Date of Birth 25 March 1961, Galveston, Texas, USA John Stockwell is an American actor, director, producer, and writer. He has starred in film and on television. Stockwell was born John Stockwell Samuels IV in Galveston, Texas, the son of John Stockwell Samuels III, an attorney. His first feature film as an actor came in 1981 in the movie So Fine. His well known roles came in the 1983 comedy film Losin' It as Spider, later that year, he starred in the John Carpenter horror movie Christine as Dennis Guilder, the 1985 comedy film My Science Project as Michael Harlan, and in 1986, he appeared in the hit film Top Gun as Cougar, a pilot who quit the Navy near the start of the film and was not seen again. He has made guest appearances on TV shows, including The Young Riders, Friday the 13th: The Series, and Trying Times. John has directed several films, including Cheaters (2000), Crazy/Beautiful (2001), Blue Crush (2002), Into the Blue (2005), and Turistas (2006).

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Birth Name

John Stockwell Samuels IV

Birth Place

Galveston, Texas, USA

Birth Date

3/25/1961
Known For
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My Science Project

Michael Harlan

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Losin' It

Spider

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Dangerously Close

Randy McDevitt

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The Nurse

Jack Martin

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Stag

Victor Mallick

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Radioactive Dreams

Phillip Chandler

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Aurora - Operation Intercept

Andy Aldrich

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Born to Ride

Capt. Jack Hassler

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City Limits

Lee

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Hart aber herzlich: Dem Täter auf der Spur

Peter Rubin

Starring In
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Breaking the Girls

David Layton

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Turistas

Male Backpacker

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Cheaters

News Producer

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Stag

Victor Mallick

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Breast Men

Robert Renaud

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The Nurse

Jack Martin

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Nixon

Staffer #1

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Aurora - Operation Intercept

Andy Aldrich

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Hart aber herzlich: Dem Täter auf der Spur

Peter Rubin

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Born to Ride

Capt. Jack Hassler

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Millions

David Phipps

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Top Gun

Cougar

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Dangerously Close

Randy McDevitt

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My Science Project

Michael Harlan

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Radioactive Dreams

Phillip Chandler

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City Limits

Lee

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Eddie and the Cruisers

Keith Livingston

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Christine

Dennis Guilder

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Losin' It

Spider

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So Fine

Jim Sterling

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