Jonathan Joss

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Jonathan Joss
Born (1965-11-24) November 24, 1965 (age 51)
San Antonio, Texas
Alma mater Our Lady of the Lake University
San Antonio College
Occupation Actor/Voice actor
Years active 1993–present
Spouse(s) Taylor Joss (m. 1985-present)
Children Joseph (born 1987), Justin (born 1991), Josephine (born 1996), Julia (born 2003)

Jonathan Joss (born November 24, 1965) is an American actor. He is best known for portraying the voice of John Redcorn from season 2 to 13 of the animated series King of the Hill, and for his recurring role as Chief Ken Hotate in Parks and Recreation.

Born in San Antonio, Texas, Joss is of Spanish, Comanche and White Mountain Apache descent.[1] He attended McCollum High School and later enrolled at Texas State University–San Marcos (then Southwest Texas State University) but left before graduating. Joss later attended San Antonio College, before graduating from Our Lady of the Lake University with a degree in theater and speech.[2]

Joss is also a musician, and performs as part of the Red Corn Band, an alternative blues group which has won a Grammy Award for Best Native American Music Album.[3]


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