John Ashton

Age: 66
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S.

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John David Ashton (born February 22, 1948) is an American actor born in Springfield, Massachusetts, and graduate of the University of Southern California School of Theatre.

John Ashton attended Enfield High School in Enfield, Connecticut.

Ashton has starred in several productions including M*A*S*H and Midnight Run. He played "Willie Joe Garr" on several episodes of Dallas, his character and that of "Jeb Ames" were charged with the crime of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Tina Louise's Dallas character "Julie Grey".

Ashton also starred as Detective Sergeant John Taggart in the first two movies of the popular Beverly Hills Cop trilogy alongside Eddie Murphy and Judge Reinhold. He also starred in the 1994 film, Little Big League, with Luke Edwards.

Ashton currently resides in Fort Collins, Colorado and is co-host of the Ashton and Davis show on 870 ESPN radio.

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Movie Character Year
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Jz3te2a2vrhoczbkh9lgfed4v0l Some Kind of Wonderful Cliff Nelson 1987
2y1z1baxkt0cottrlnki6mcnr9f Beverly Hills Cop II Det. Sgt. John Taggart 1987
Pvuflm9z2h2rxb4til8yvjujnp Midnight Run Marvin Dorfler 1988
6c3i6gzyb778rlz13utjsztenog Little Big League Mac MacNally 1994
1hb26kqq9ic9u7o27yfuk5h2vai Meet the Deedles Capt. Douglas Pine 1998
Ze200jbb0vmfhyngh7ul2vb6vyd Gone Baby Gone Nick Poole 2007