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John O'Hurley
John O'Hurley
Gender: Male
Age: 69 Years Old
Birth: October 9, 1954
Place of Birth: Kittery, Me
Role: Dr. Carlson
Occupation: Actor
Game Show
Television Personality
Years Active: 1982-present
SeasonsAppeared: Season 3
FirstAppearances: Paging Dr. Drake
LastAppearances: Paging Dr. Drake

John O'Hurley is an American actor, comedian, singer, author, game show host, and television personality. He is mainly known for playing Dr. Carlson in Drake & Josh.

Personal Life[]

John O'Hurley was born in October 9, 1954 in Kittery, Maine. He is the son of Jean and John O'Hurley Sr. He attended Natick High School in Natick, Massachusetts and Kingswood-Oxford School in West Hartford, Connecticut. However he moved to Dubois, Pennsylvania in 9th grade and graduated from Providence College in 1976 in a BA in Theater. He was is a self-taught pianist and classically trained vocalist, and has been composing since he was a teenage. In 2004,, he released a two-album project entitled "Peace of Our Minds", a compilations of his original piano compositions.


John O'Hurley Career includes Seinfeld, Dancing with the Stars, and Game Show host. In Seinfeld, he portrayed J. Peterman, a fictionalized version of catalog-company entrepreneur John Peterman, from 1995 until the show's ended in 1998. However, he was a contestant of the first season of Dancing with the Stars. He and his dance partner Charlotte Jorgensen made it to the final competition. Nevertheless, has made a guest star and many different tv series. Such as Baywatch in 1992 and 1994(two different roles), The Emperor's New School, Wizards of Waverly Place(as Capital Jim-Bob Sherwood) All My Children, and so much more.


Year Title Role Notes
1991 Night Eyes 2 Detective Turner
1995 The Power Within Lt. Cabrell Direct-to-video
1999 Love Stinks Walter Drooz
2001 Race to Space Barnett, PR Official
2002 Teddy Bears' Picnic Earle Hansen
Buying the Cow Tim "Timbo" Chadway
Tarzan & Jane Johannes Niels (voice) Direct-to-video
2006 Holidaze: The Christmas That Almost Didn't Happen Kringle (voice) Direct-to-video
2008 An American Carol Silvano
2010 High School Drug PSA (voice)
2011 Beethoven's Christmas Adventure Mr. Rexford Direct-to-video
2013 Scooby-Doo! Stage Fright The Great Pauldini (voice) Direct-to-video
2014 Christian Mingle Donny De Bona
2015 The Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age SmackDown! Mr. Slate (voice) Direct-to-video
2016 Swing Away Glenn
2019 7 Days in Vegas Walter
2020 Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe Roger Doofenshmirtz (voice) Streaming film
Charlie's Christmas Wish God (voice) Post-production
Christmas in New England Mr. Trowel Pre-production
2022 Another Man's Trash Ira Lewpinski Short Film
Year Title Role Notes
1983–84 The Edge of Night Greg Schaeffer
1984–86 Loving Keith Lane, Jonathan Matalaine
1988 As the World Turns Douglas Prescott
Something Is Out There Remar Miniseries
1989 Heartbeat James Thompson Episode: "Gestalt and Battery"
1989 Billy the Kid Dolan Television Movie
1990 The Young and the Restless Dr. James Grainger 3 episodes
1990–91 Santa Barbara Stephen Slade 75 episodes
1991 While Hot: The Mysterious Murder of Thelma Todd Pat DiCicco Television Movie
1991 Nurses Dave Grady Episode: "Coming to America"
1992 General Hospital Greg Bennett
Scorch Howard Gurman 6 episodes
1992–94 Baywatch Fred Adler, Bill Cooper 2 episodes
1993–94 Silk Stalkings Dan Borson, Dr. Scott Waverly 2 episodes
1994 Thunder in Paradise Bryden Chubshaw Episode: "Changing of the Guard"
Valley of the Dolls Allen Cooper 65 episodes
Frasier Thomas Jay Fallow Episode: "Slow Tango in South Seattle"
1995 Sisters Pizza Guy Episode: "No Pain, No Gain"
Platypus Man Rance Episode: "Lou's the Boss"
Pig Sty Rance Erik St. Damian Episode: "Party!!!"
A Whole New Ballgame Tad Sherman 7 episodes
Murder, She Wrote Ralph Stafford Episode: "Nailed"
Living Single Jean Luc Gerard Episode: "Rags to Riches"
Baywatch Nights Kemp Episode: "Bad Blades"
1995–98 Seinfeld J. Peterman 20 episodes
1996 Ned and Stacey Kyle Roberts Episode: "Promotional Rescue"
Melrose Place John Marshall Episode: "The Bobby Trap"
Coach Dr. Salters Episode: "Quarantine"
Weird Science Mr. President Episode: "Lisarella"
Mad About You Dr. VonDerphal Episode: "Dr. Wonderful"
Boy Meets World Cal, Grant 2 episodes
1997 Over the Top Robert McSwain 11 episodes
Life with Roger Dr. Noble Episode: "The Apartment"
Lost on Earth Brand Shaw 1 episode
Men Behaving Badly Johnny on TV Show (voice) Episode: "Playing Doctor"
Temporarily Yours Dulles Lee Episode: "Temp-tation"
Something So Right David Episode: "Something About New Beds and Old Friends"
Smart Guy Hugh Sterling Episode: "A Little Knowledge"
101 Dalmatians: The Series Director (voice) Episode: "Swing Song/Watching for Falling Idols"
The X-Files Dr. Pollidori Episode: "The Post-Modern Prometheus"
The Killing Secret Ted Dunleavy Television Movie
Murder Live! Hat Damon Television Movie
Tempting Fate Stewart Television Movie
1998 Style & Substance Mr. Ferber Episode: "The Boss and Other Disasters"
Diagnosis: Murder David Coopersmith Episode: "Rain of Terror"
Damon Woody Woodson Episode: "The Actor"
Ellen Announcer #2 Episode: "Ellen: A Hollywood Tribute: Part I"
The Angry Beavers Snooty Narrator (voice) 2 episodes
The Lionhearts Additional voices Episode: "The Poem"
Hercules King Cinyras (voice) 2 episodes
1999 Sunset Beach Pete 1 episode
Family Guy Cult Leader (voice) Episode: "Chitty Chitty Death Bang"
Mickey Mouse Works Phantom Blot (voice) 1 episode
For Your Love Roger Bakely Episode: "The Couple's Court"
2000 Hey Arnold! Councilman Gladhand (voice) Episode: "Helga's Masquerade/Mr. Green Runs"
The Weber Show Mr. Bill Erlicht 3 episodes
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command King Nova (voice) 5 episodes
2000–02 To Tell the Truth Himself/Host
2000–2018 SpongeBob SquarePants King Neptune (voice) 4 episodes
2001 Lloyd in Space Brock Rockman (voice) Episode: "The Hero of Urbit-Knarr"
Son of the Beach Dr. Merlot Episode: "The Island of Dr. Merlot"
2001–03 The Legend of Tarzan Johannes Niels (voice) 2 episodes
2002-04 Teamo Supremo Captain Excellent (voice) 3 episodes
2002 Sabrina the Teenage Witch Professor Beltran Episode: "Guilty!"
Kim Possible King Wallace II, Ancient King (voices) Episode: "Royal Pain"
Disney's House of Mouse Phantom Blot (voice) 2 episodes
2003 Odd Job Jack Dr. Renfield (voice) Episode: "Fatal Extraction"
Stripperella Fireman, Skip Withers (voices) 2 episodes
2003–04 The Mullets Roger Heidecker 11 episodes
2003–05 What's New, Scooby-Doo? Beavis Bottomczek, Mayor Snipper (voices) 2 episodes
2003–05 Duck Dodgers Captain Star Johnson (voice) 12 episodes
2004 Come to Papa Anderson Miller Episode: "The Salad"
The Great American Celebrity Spelling Bee Himself/Host
Quintuplets Buck Reynolds Episode: "Working It"
2004–05 Father of the Pride Blake (voice) 4 episodes
2005 Drake & Josh Dr. Carlson Episode: "Paging Doctor Drake"
2006 Hope & Faith Peter (voice) Episode: "Charley Shoots Faith"
2006–10 Family Feud Himself/Host
2007 Higglytown Heroes Uncle Zeke, Freight Train Conductor Hero (voices) 2 episodes
2008 The Emperor's New School Editor of Inca Teen Magazine (voice) Episode: "Malina's Big Break/Hotel Kuzco"
2008–15 Phineas and Ferb Roger Doofenshmirtz, Additional Voices 19 episodes
2010 Wizards of Waverly Place Captain Jim Bob Sherwood Episode: "Captain Jim Bob Sherwood"
The Super Hero Squad Show Grandmaster (voice) Episode: "Whom Continuity Would Destroy!"
Big Time Rush Announcer (voice) Episode: "Big Time Christmas: Part I"
2010–13 Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated Skipper Shelton, Pirate Couple, Ska Zombie (voices) 8 episodes
2011 Retired at 35 Dan Episode: "Rocket Man"
Pair of Kings Narrator Episode: "King of Thieves"
All My Children Kit Sterling 5 episodes
2011–13 The Looney Tunes Show Walter Bunny (voice) 6 episodes
2013 The Mentalist Buddy Hennings Episode: "Red Velvet Cupcakes"
2014 Wallykazam! Victor the Villain (voice) Episode: "Victor the Villain"
Gravity Falls Knight Lilliputian (voice) Episode: "The Golf War"
2015 Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja P.J. McFlubusters Manager (voice) Episode: "McCluckerbusters"
Devious Maids Dr. Christopher Neff 7 episodes
Moonbeam City Vex Mullery (voice) 2 episodes
2016 American Dad Dentyne Executive, Pilot (voices) Episode: "Widow's Pique"
Archer Ellis Crane (voice) 3 episodes
K.C. Undercover Buck Marshall Episode: "Spy of the Year Awards"
2017, 2019 The Lion Guard Hadithi (voice) 3 episodes
2017 The Powerpuff Girls Additional voices Episode: "Memory Lane of Pain"
2018 Mickey Mouse Additional voices Episode: "The Fancy Gentleman"
2019 The Tramp Chip Turner 1 episode
2020 That Totally Made Up Comedy Show Network Executiv
2021 Archibald's Next Big Thing Is Here Dr. Eggleston TV Short Series

Episode: The Fluff berg/Sing Tele-Grammers

Awards and Nominations[]

Awards and nominations
Year Award Category Work Result
2021 Actor Award Best Ensemble(Feature) 7 Days to Vegas Winner

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