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John Gallagher Jr.


John Gallagher Jr. has appeared in several television programs, including The West Wing (1999), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), NYPD Blue (1993), Ed (2000), Love Monkey (2006), and Hallmark Hall of Fame's film The Flamingo Rising (2001). He played Jim Harper in Aaron Sorkin's The Newsroom (2012) which aired on HBO[16]. He also ... See full bio »

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Known For

10 Cloverfield Lane
(2016)
Short Term 12
(2013)
Hush
Hush The Man
(2016)
Jonah Hex
Jonah Hex Lieutenant Evan
(2010)

Filmography

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 2018 Peppermint (filming)
 2017 Sadie (completed)
Cyrus
 2016 The Belko Experiment
Mike Milch
 2016/I Hush
The Man
 2016 10 Cloverfield Lane
Emmett
 2012-2014 The Newsroom (TV Series)
Jim Harper
- What Kind of Day Has It Been (2014) ... Jim Harper
- Oh Shenandoah (2014) ... Jim Harper
- Contempt (2014) ... Jim Harper
- Main Justice (2014) ... Jim Harper
- Run (2014) ... Jim Harper
 2014 Olive Kitteridge (TV Mini-Series)
Christopher Kitteridge
- Security (2014) ... Christopher Kitteridge
- A Different Road (2014) ... Christopher Kitteridge
- Incoming Tide (2014) ... Christopher Kitteridge
 2014 The Heart Machine
Cody
 2013 Short Term 12
Mason
 2011/I Margaret
Darren
 2010 Jonah Hex
Lieutenant Evan
 2010 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series)
Johnny
- Gwyneth Paltrow/American Idiot (2010) ... Johnny (uncredited)
 2010 Green Day: 21 Guns, Cast Version (Video short)
 2009 Whatever Works
Perry
 2009 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Jeff Lynwood
- Lead (2009) ... Jeff Lynwood
 2008 The Battery's Down (TV Series)
John Gallagher Jr.,
- The Bronx Is Up (2008) ... John Gallagher Jr.,
 2006 Love Monkey (TV Series)
Paul
- Mything Persons (2006) ... Paul (as John Gallagher)
- Pilot (2006) ... Paul (as John Gallagher)
 2006 The Good Student
Brett Mullen
 2004 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Gary
- Conscience (2004) ... Gary
 2003 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Ray Spier
- Andy Appleseed (2003) ... Ray Spier
- Keeping Abreast (2003) ... Ray Spier
 2003 Ed (TV Series)
Eric
- The Decision (2003) ... Eric
 2003 Pieces of April
Timmy Burns
 2002 The West Wing (TV Series)
Tyler
- 20 Hours in America: Part II (2002) ... Tyler
- 20 Hours in America: Part I (2002) ... Tyler
 2002 Law & Order (TV Series)
Terrence Holt
- Girl Most Likely (2002) ... Terrence Holt (as John Gallagher)
 2001 The Flamingo Rising (TV Movie)
Gary
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Won Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical in June 2007 for his role as Moritz in Spring Awakening. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Johnny Gallagher | John Gallagher

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

I don't have a pet but I dream of someday getting a pug dog whom I will name Croque Monsieur so that I may alternate between calling him Croque, Monsieur or his full name: Croque Monsieur. I'll more than likely only use his first and last name most often when he's been bad.

Trivia:

Left the role of Johnny/Jesus of Suburbia in Green Day's American Idiot on February 27, 2011 to pursue a new role in the acclaimed play Jerusalem. See more »

Nickname:

Johnny Gallagher

Star Sign:

Gemini

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