Name: John Shea
Occupation: TV Actor
Gender: Male
Height: 178 cm
Birth Day: April 14, 1949
Age: 75
Birth Place: North Conway - New Hampshire
Zodiac Sign: Aries

John Shea

John Shea was born on 14 April 1949(75 years old) in New Hampshire. John Shea is TV Actor, Zodiac sign - Aries. More detail about John Shea given below.

About John Shea

Actor who starred in the sci-fi picture Freejack in 1992 and played Lex Luthor on the ABC series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman.

John Victor Shea III is an American actor, film producer and stage director. His career began on Broadway where he starred in Yentl, subsequently winning his first major award, the 1975 Theatre World Award. Shortly after his Off-Broadway career began, Lee Strasberg invited Shea to join the Actors Studio where he spent several years studying method acting. He made his television film debut in The Nativity, alongside Madeleine Stowe. Billed alongside Helen Mirren, he starred in the noir film Hussy and the Academy Award-winning drama Missing. In 1988, Shea won his first Emmy for his performance as William Stern in Baby M. Shea's subsequent films include the comedy thriller Coast to Coast, the drama Windy City, the dark crime feature Small Sacrifices, the political thriller The Insurgents, the Tamil language thriller Achchamundu! Achchamundu!, the drama An Invisible Sign, and the foreign film The Italian Key.

Years active1975–present
EducationBates College (BA), Yale University (MFA)
BornJohn Victor Shea III, April 14, 1949, North Conway, New Hampshire, U.S.


He was a co-writer and director of the award-winning, 1998 independent film, Southie, which starred Donnie Wahlberg and Amanda Peet.

John Shea before fame

He majored in theatre at Bates College and then went on to the prestigious Yale School of Drama. At the age of twenty-six, he made his Broadway debut in Yentl, winning a Theatre World Award for his performance.

Achievement of John Shea

He was a co-writer and director of the award-winning independent film Southie, starring Donnie Wahlberg and Amanda Peet, which was released in 1998.

Salary 2020

Not known

Net Worth 2020

$5 Million

John Shea family life

Jake Pettibone was born to him and his first wife, Laura Pettibone. Shea married Melissa MacLeod after his divorce from Pettibone, with whom he had a son and a daughter.

Associations of John Shea

He starred alongside JoBeth Williams in Baby M, for which he won an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor.

John Shea Height, Weight & Physique Measurements

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Height 178 cm
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