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John Wesley Shipp is a Actor American born on 22 january 1955 at Norfolk (USA)

John Wesley Shipp

John Wesley Shipp
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Birth name John Wesley Shipp
Nationality USA
Birth 22 january 1955 (69 years) at Norfolk (USA)

John Wesley Shipp (born January 22, 1955 in Norfolk, Virginia) is an American actor best known for his various television roles. He played the lead Barry Allen on CBS's The Flash superhero series from 1990 to 1991, the title character's father Mitch Leery on the drama Dawson's Creek from 1998 to 2001, and roles in daytime soap operas including Kelly Nelson on Guiding Light from 1980 to 1984, and Douglas Cummings on As the World Turns from 1985 to 1986 (which earned him his first Daytime Emmy). In 2014 he was cast as Barry Allen's father Henry in the new Flash TV series on the CW network.

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Filmography of John Wesley Shipp (8 films)

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Golden Shoes, 1h29
Origin USA
Themes Sports films, Association football films
Actors Eric Roberts, Vivica A. Fox, John Wesley Shipp, John Rhys-Davies, David DeLuise, Dina Meyer
Roles The President of the United States
Rating36% 1.813951.813951.813951.813951.81395
Christian, un garçon passionné de football, se voit offrir des chaussures magiques. Ses capacités dans ce sport s’en voient alors décuplées.
Hell and Mr Fudge
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Mackenzie Astin, Keri Lynn Pratt, John Wesley Shipp, Eileen Davidson, Christian Fortune, Gary Grubbs
Roles Bennie Lee Fudge
Rating58% 2.905942.905942.905942.905942.90594
Hell and Mr. Fudge est un film dramatique américain de 2012 réalisé par Jeff Wood et écrit par Brian Phillip Stoddard. Basé sur une histoire vraie, le film met en vedette Mackenzie Astin dans le rôle d'Edward Fudge, un prédicateur de l'Alabama qui a été engagé pour déterminer l'existence de l'enfer.
Christie's Revenge, 1h29
Directed by Douglas Jackson
Origin Canada
Genres Thriller
Actors Cynthia Gibb, Danielle Kind, John Wesley Shipp, James McGowan, Anastasia Phillips, Lynne Adams
Roles Ray Colton
Rating46% 2.316022.316022.316022.316022.31602
Le Dr Ray Colton, dont le frère vient de mourir accueille sa nièce, Christie, au sein de sa famille. Christie va peu à peu se lier d'amitié avec Sélène, à qui elle va demander de l'aide afin de s'immiscer plus facilement dans la paisible vie familiale. Cependant, Haley, la fille du docteur Colton ne met pas longtemps à découvrir que sa cousine manigance quelque chose.
Starcrossed, 15minutes
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about families, Films about sexuality, Films about suicide, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Marshall Allman, John Wesley Shipp, Darcy DeMoss, Torrey DeVitto
Roles Father
Rating68% 3.443663.443663.443663.443663.44366
Darren and Connor are two brothers who, as teenagers, realize that they have deep, strong intimate feelings for each other and not just those of brothers. They enter into a close romantic relationship. While happy together, they fear what would happen if their gay relationship were ever discovered. Their fears are realized when their mother walks in on them sleeping naked together. When Connor overhears their father say that they will never be able to see each other again, the distraught brothers steal a family car and flee to a motel. Deciding that a world that can't understand them is a world in which they do not wish to live, and with a police officer discovering the car, the boys commit suicide by handcuffing themselves to each other through the bottom rung of a ladder in the motel swimming pool.
Second to Die, 1h29
Directed by Brad Marlowe
Origin USA
Genres Thriller
Actors Erika Eleniak, Colleen Camp, John Wesley Shipp, Paul Winfield, Margaret Avery, Marshall R. Teague
Roles Jim
Rating48% 2.4178852.4178852.4178852.4178852.417885
Sara Morgan (Eleniak) is a woman who thinks the murder of her husband (John Wesley Shipp) will solve all her problems. However, she realizes that it won't be enough.
Road Rage
Road Rage (1999)
, 1h32
Directed by Deran Sarafian
Genres Thriller
Themes Transport films, Trucker films, Road movies
Actors Yasmine Bleeth, Jere Burns, John Wesley Shipp, Alana Austin, Michael Dobson, Michelle Morgan
Roles Jim Carson
Rating47% 2.3673452.3673452.3673452.3673452.367345
Ellen Carson (Yasmine Bleeth) is a real estate agent who inadvertently cuts off a delivery truck driver while changing lanes on the freeway to hurry home. The truck driver turns out to be a disturbed man named Eddie Madden (Jere Burns), who proceeds to chase after Ellen in an effort to run her off the road. Ellen in fear calls the 1-800 number on the back of his truck and lodges a complaint, which causes Eddie to lose his job, and he (being a grieving husband and father who earlier lost his family to a car accident) sets out to destroy Ellen's family and soon becomes fixated on Ellen and her teenage stepdaughter Cynthia (Alana Austin) and plots to have them as replacement family, by removing the head of the house, Ellen's husband and Cynthia's father Jim Carson (John Wesley Shipp).
The NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter, 1h30
Directed by George Trumbull Miller
Origin German
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Fantasy, Adventure
Themes L'adolescence, Inspiré de l'univers des contes et légendes, Films about education, Films about children, Films about magic and magicians, Monde imaginaire, Films about dragons, L'enfance marginalisée, Children's films, Films about school violence
Actors Jonathan Brandis, Kenny Morrison, Clarissa Burt, John Wesley Shipp, Thomas Hill, Faye Adell
Roles Barney
Rating51% 2.5583652.5583652.5583652.5583652.558365
Bastian Bux (Jonathan Brandis) is having troubles at home: his father Barney's (John Wesley Shipp) busy workload is keeping him from consoling Bastian's fear of heights. As such, he then heads to an old bookstore where he again meets Mr. Koreander (Thomas Hill), who proceeds to help find a book on courage. While waiting, Bastian rediscovers the Neverending Story's book, and is shocked to see its words disappear off its pages. Deciding to take the book instead, Bastian returns home and finds himself able to claim AURYN right off the book's cover while hearing the Childlike Empress (Alexandra Johnes) summon him to Fantasia.