|John Francis Daley Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||July 20, 1985|
John Francis Daley is an American actor, screenwriter, producer, film director, musician, singer, and voiceover artist who has gained acclaim with his roles such as Sam Weir in Freaks and Geeks and Dr. Lance Sweets in Bones. He also got nominated for a 2014 PRISM Award for his performance in Bones. In addition to that, he has worked in shows and movies like Horrible Bosses, Horrible Bosses 2, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Boston Public, The Geena Davis Show, Game Night, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, Judging Amy, Fresh Off the Boat, and Drunk History.
John Francis Daley
Wheeling, Illinois, United States
He attended Nyack Middle School and was also cast as Danny in a production of Grease.
Actor, Screenwriter, Producer, Film Director, Musician, Singer, Voiceover Artist
- Father – R.F. Daley (Actor)
- Mother – Nancy Daley (Piano Teacher, Musician, Singer)
Vocals, Piano, Drums
6 ft or 183 cm
76 kg or 167.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
John Francis Daley has dated –
- Corinne Kingsbury (2013-Present) – In the year 2013, he started going out with writer Corinne Kingsbury and the duo eventually married in 2016. They have been blessed with a son named Basil Daley (b. 2017).
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Irish descent on his father’s side and has Ashkenazi Jewish roots on his mother’s side.
- Freckled face
- Dimpled smile
John Francis Daley Facts
- He was raised in Nyack, New York.
- Previously, he auditioned multiple times to play the role of Gavroche in Les Miserables on Broadway but couldn’t secure the role as he wasn’t tall enough back then. However, he lost interest in the role when he got tall enough.
- In 2001, John Francis appeared in the music video for the song Mercy Kiss by Abandoned Pools.
- He has been a member of the band called Dayplayer.
- He made his first theatrical film appearance by playing the role of Rodney in the 2003 romantic comedy film, View from the Top, starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Christina Applegate, Candice Bergen, Joshua Malina, Mark Ruffalo, Rob Lowe, Mike Myers, and Kelly Preston.
- In 2015, John Francis Daley made his directorial debut with the road comedy film, Vacation, whose lead cast comprised of Ed Helms, Christina Applegate, Leslie Mann, Beverly D’Angelo, Chris Hemsworth, and Chevy Chase.
- He holds a black belt in kung fu.
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