John Gegenhuber is an American actor. He was raised in Palatine, Illinois and his earliest screen-acting credit was in the 1986 series Under the Biltmore Clock. He has starred in several series, as well as appeared as a guest or recurring character on numerous shows, including Seinfeld (1993), Murphy Brown (1994), Star Trek: Voyager (1995-1996), and Seven Days (1999). He was one of the stars of the show Earth 2 (1994-1995). He also appeared in the movies Straight Talk (1992) and Rookie of the Year (1993).
In 2006, Gegenhuber directed and starred in "The Perverts". The pilot was entered in the 2006 ITVFest (Independent Television Festival) where Gegenhuber won the Best Directing Award.
Gegenhuber received his BFA in Acting from the Goodman School of Drama in Chicago (now The Theatre School at DePaul University). He also holds a degree in Graphic Arts (drawing, painting, and sculpture) and is a Le Cordon Bleu Chef.
Film and television appearances
- The Perverts (2006) as Bob
- A Question of Loyalty (2005) as SS Man (uncredited)
- The Making of Daniel Boone (2003) as Benjamin Logan
- Seven Days (1999) (credited as John Wollner) as Lloyd Sype in "Pinball Wizard"
- L.A. Doctors (1999) as Dr. Doug Carter in "Where the Rubber Meets the Road" and "True Believers"
- The Pretender (1997) as Dr. Lawford in "Nip and Tuck"
- Mad About You (1997) as Dr. Ben in "The Birth"
- Law & Order (1997) as Pilot in "Judgement in LA: Turnaround"
- Star Trek: Voyager (1995-1996) as Tierna in "Basics, Part 1" and Kelat in "Alliances" and "Maneuvers"
- Earth 2 (1994-1995) as Morgan Martin
- Murphy Brown (1994) as Sean Van Ohlen in "The Deal of the Art"
- Grace Under Fire (1993) as Blind Mouse in "The Good, the Bad, and the Pharmacist"
- Seinfeld (1993) Resident Doctor in "The Bris"
- Rookie of the Year (1993) as Derkin
- Straight Talk (1992) as Waiter
- Under the Biltmore Clock (1986) as Chauffer
- Open Fist Theatre: The Room (Kermit Roosevelt)
- Actor's Gang: Ugly's First World (Aleister Crowley)
- Goodman Theater: Puddin 'N Pete (Sal, Janskey)
- Goodman Theater: The Visit (Painter)
- Steppenwolf Theater: Harvey (Wilson)
- Coast Playhouse: Help! (Garwood)
- Arena Stage: Crime and Punishment (Lebeziantnikov)
- Arena Stage: The Wild Duck (Molvig)
- Arena Stage: Women and Water (Amos Mason)
- Arena Stage: Good Person of Setzuan (Wang)
- Arena Stage: Taming of the Shrew (Biondello)
- Northlight Theater: The White Plague (Dr. Galen)
- Northlight Theater: Teibele and her Demon (Beadle)
- Northllight Theater: Heart of a Dog The Adding Machine (u/s Frank Galati Hystopolis Puppet Thtr Mr. Zero)
- Stormfield Theater: The Sons of Corl Gap (Henry)
- Library Theater: Caligula (Scipio)
- Library Theater: Edward II (Gaveston)