John J. York Bio

(Mac, GH)

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BIRTHDATE: December 10
BIRTHPLACE: Chicago, IL
STAR SIGN: Sagittarius
YEARS ON SHOW: 1991-present
MARITAL STATUS: Married Vicki Manners on August 15, 1986
CHILDREN: Daughter Schyler Nicole was born February 9, 1991

As a youth, John J. York grew up in a blue collar, Catholic section of Chicago as the fifth of six children. He loved playing football but being diagnosed with ulcerative colitis at age 15 changed his life.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. His full name is John Joseph Robert York.
  2. Is the celebrity spokesperson for the CCFA, the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America.
  3. Played the Artful Dodger in his 5th grade production of Oliver.
  4. Is an avid golfer.
  5. Besides, GH, his favorite TV show is THE DICK VAN DYKE SHOW.
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Other Roles

Other Soap Roles
GH: NIGHT SHIFT (Mac, 2007-08)
ALL MY CHILDREN (Mac, 2001)
PORT CHARLES (Mac, 1997-2000)

TV Roles
DRAKE AND JOSH GO HOLLYWOOD: THE MOVIE (Milo, 2006)
MY WIFE AND KIDS (Guy, 2005)
VERONICA MARS (Randall, 2004)
ONE ON ONE (Dave, 2003)
EVEN STEVENS (Barry, 2002)
CLUELESS (Mr. Mazza, 1997-98)
CLOSER AND CLOSER (B.J., 1996)
STEEL AND LACE (Craig, 1991)
SYDNEY (Derek, 1990)
21 JUMP STREET (Keith, 1990)
THUNDERBOAT ROW (Lon, 1989)
MURDER SHE WROTE (Jonas, 1989)
FAMILY TIES (Matthews, 1989)
WEREWOLF (Eric, 1987-88)


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