John Howard (Australian actor)

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John Howard
Born (1952-10-22) 22 October 1952 (age 62)
Corowa, New South Wales, Australia

John Howard (born 22 October 1952) is an Australian stage and screen actor. Howard is best known for his appearances in the television series SeaChange, Always Greener, All Saints and Packed to the Rafters.



Howard was born in Corowa, New South Wales. He graduated from National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA). His first role was The Club. He appeared in the 1988 film Young Einstein and had a minor supporting role in the 2012 Australian comedy Any Questions for Ben?, along with the 2015 film Mad Max: Fury Road.


Howard is also a television actor and has appeared in a number of Australian programs. He began his career as Bob Scott in Young Ramsay (1979-1980) and he has played Frank Reilly in Wildside (1997–1998), Bob Jelly in SeaChange (1998–2000) and John Taylor in Always Greener (2001–2003). He also played Dr. Frank Campion in the Australian medical TV drama All Saints (2004-2009). He had a role in Packed to the Rafters for a season (2010-2011).


Howard has won the Most Outstanding Actor award at the 2001 Logie Award's for his role in SeaChange.


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