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Biography #2 (for Underdog)

John Slattery most recently appeared in Clint Eastwood's Flags of Our Fathers and will be seen in the upcoming features, Charlie Wilson's War directed by Mike Nichols, and Reservation Road from Terry George. His other films include Mona Lisa Smile, Bad Company, Traffic, The Station Agent and Sleepers. His extensive TV roles include a recurring role in the hit series Desperate Housewives, the TV film The Brooke Ellison Story, series regular on Jack and Bobby, K Street, and Ed and memorable guest appearances on Sex and the City and Will & Grace.

Bio courtesy Buena Vista for "Underdog" (16-Sep-2007)

Biography #3 (for Dirty Dancing Havana Nights)

John Slattery was most recently seen in Mike Newell's Mona Lisa Smile and on the HBO series K Street. His other feature credits include Joel Schumacher's Bad Company, with Anthony Hopkins, Steven Soderbergh's Traffic, Sam The Man, Eraser, Sleepers and City Hall. Slattery has had several recurring roles in television series including, Will & Grace, as Will's big brother, Judging Amy, as Amy's estranged husband, and as a kinky politician in Sex and the City. He was last seen in the recurring role of school principal Dennis Martino in NBC's comedy Ed.

Slattery made his Broadway debut opposite Nathan Lane in Neil Simon's Laughter on the 23rdFloor. Slattery's other theatre credits include the revival of Harold Pinter's Betrayal, and Richard Greenburg's The Extra Man, Night and Her Stars and Three Days of Rain.

Bio courtesy Lionsgate Films for "Dirty Dancing Havana Nights" (02-Mar-2004)

Biography #4

John Slattery has enjoyed a long, successful and diverse career in features, television and stage productions. He recently appeared in Traffic as ADA Dan Collier and co-starred in Where's Marlowe? as the reluctant detective Murphy. His other feature credits include Sam the Man, Harvest, The Naked Man, Lily Dale, Eraser, Sleepers and City Hall.

On television, Slattery has become one of the most in-demand character actors with several stand out roles that include cool and confident school principal Dennis Martino on Ed, a recurring role as a very kinky politician on Sex in the City, Amy's estranged husband on Judging Amy, and Will's older brother, Sam, on Will and Grace.

Born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts, Slattery landed his first television role on the 1988 series Dirty Dozen: The Series, and has since continued to appear on such series as Under Cover, Homefront, Feds and Maggie. He played Walter Mondale in the mini series From the Earth to the Moon and also appeared in A Woman of Independent Means with Sally Field, as well as starring in the PBS telefilm Death in the Family.

Slattery made his stage debut in 1989 in Lisbon Traviata which starred Nathan Lane, and four years later made his Broadway debut opposite Lane in Niel Simon's Laughter on the 23rd Floor. He recently starred in a revival of Pinter's Betrayal, and has had collaborated several times with Richard Greenburg in the playwright's The Extra Man, Night and Her Stars, and Three Days of Rain for which he earned critical praise for his dual roles of father and son.

updated 01-Jan-2000