Jon Van Ness

Jon Van Ness

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    • December 23rd, 1947
Born in Summitville, Indiana. A 1976 graduate of Butler University, he honed his acting skills at Christian Theological Seminary Reportory Theater at Butler. He was active in many Indiana venues including The Brown County Playhouse, The Black Curtain Dinner Theatre, and Starlight Musicals. Moved to New York and then Hollywood. His biggest break was his appearance in "Brubaker" where he became friends with Robert Redford. This led to his role in "The Natural."

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Acting (11 Credits)

1991Alligator II: The Mutation as Officer Trimble
1986The Hitcher as Trooper Hapscomb
1986Let's Get Harry as Mickey
1984The Bostonians
1984The Natural as John Olsen
1981X-Ray as Jack
1981The Postman Always Rings Twice as Motorcycle Cop
1980Ruckus as Deputy Dave
1980Brubaker as Zaranska
1979Tourist Trap as Jerry
1977End of the World as Mr. SanchezWatch Free

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