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John Hawkes

Born and raised in rural Minnesota, John Hawkes moved to Austin, Texas to begin his career as an actor and musician. He co-founded the Big State Productions Theatre Company and appeared in the group's original play, "In the West", at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.John starred in the critically-acclaimed, Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005), which received wide praise and was awarded the special jury prize at the Sundance Film Festival, as well as the Camera d'Or Award at the Cannes Film Festival.Additional feature credits include the Lion's Gate film, A Slipping-Down Life (1999) with Guy Pearce, the psychological thriller Identity (2003) alongside John Cusack and Ray Liotta, Miami Vice (2006) with Jamie Foxx and Colin Farrell, Playing God (2004), The Perfect Storm (2000), From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) and Hardball (1997). Hawkes also starred in and co-produced the independent film, Buttleman (2003), for which he received a Breakout Performance Award at the 2004 Sedona Film Festival and a Special Jury Prize at the 2003 Deep Ellum Film Festival.Hawkes' television credits include a lead role in the critically-acclaimed HBO series, Deadwood (2004), in which he played "Sol Star", a spirited entrepreneur in a lawless town.John lives in Los Angeles, where he writes, records and performs music with his band, "King Straggler".

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Sep 11, 1959 In Alexandria, Minnesota, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Wings 1990-04-19
Latest Project:
Series Inside Amy Schumer 2013-04-30

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 17 wins & 43 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Eastbound & Down
Poster of Psych
Poster of Lost
Poster of 24
Inside Amy Schumer Unknown 2013-04-30
Eastbound & Down Dustin Powers 16 episodes, 2009-2013 2009-02-15
Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Psych Unknown 2006-07-07
Deadwood Sol Star 36 episodes, 2004-2006 2004-03-21
Lost Unknown 2004-09-22
Without a Trace Unknown 2002-09-26
Monk Unknown 2002-07-12
Taken Marty Erickson / ... 5 episodes, 2002 2002-12-02
24 Unknown 2001-11-06
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Unknown 2000-10-06
The Magnificent Seven Unknown 1998-01-03
Martial Law Unknown 1998-09-26
The Crow: Stairway to Heaven Unknown 1998-10-03
Brimstone Unknown 1998-10-23
The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Unknown 1997-03-10
Pacific Blue Unknown 1996-03-02
Nash Bridges Unknown 1996-03-29
Millennium Unknown 1996-10-25
Profit Unknown 1996-04-08
ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Unknown 1993-08-27
The X-Files Unknown 1993-09-10
Wings Unknown 1990-04-19
Northern Exposure Unknown 1990-07-12