John graduated from NIDA The National Institute of Dramatic Art in 1973.
In 1974 he played the title role of McCarthy in the Feature film
“The Great McCarthy” closely followed by Picnic at Hanging Rock
for which he was nominated best supporting actor.
John hasn’t stopped he has appeared in countless TV dramas including
and the role in of Ned Kelly in “The Last Outlaw”
for which he won Best Actor in 1981.
He has appeared in over 40 Feature films including
The Odd Angry Shot, We of the Never Never, Australia,
Django Unchained and of course, the iconic, Wolf Creek.
A franchise that has included two movies
and a 6 part TV series for Stan.
John begins the second series of Wolf Creek for Stan
in July this year and later the world wide release of "Boar"
about a monster boar pig starring John in the lead role.
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John is passionate to find the cure to (CHD) Congenital Heart Disease
for all the Children who have lost their battle and for the Children
and Parents who battle with it everyday.
The Shaun Miller Foundation Ambassador.