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D'Aquino in 2009
April 14, 1958 |
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
John D'Aquino (born April 14, 1958) is an American film and television actor, best known for his role as Lieutenant Benjamin Krieg in seaQuest DSV and President Richard Martinez in the Disney Channel Original Series Cory in the House.
D'Aquino was born John Aquino in Brooklyn, New York. Having family in a suburb of Houston, Texas, he was able to introduce his co-star Kyle Massey to his nieces' and nephews' school known as the John Cooper School in The Woodlands, Texas. Now living in California, he serves as an on-set acting consultant for television networks including The Disney Channel and Nickelodeon. His Young Actors Workshop has turned out several notable young actors and holds weekly classes, casting workshops and summer camps.
He has made guest appearances on Baywatch, Matlock, Melrose Place, Murder, She Wrote, Seinfeld, Sliders, Quantum Leap, Xena: Warrior Princess, Crossing Jordan, Hannah Montana, Monk, Shake It Up, and had recurring roles on 3rd Rock from the Sun, JAG, and co-starred in Comedy Central's That's My Bush! as Larry O'Shea.