John Shearin (I) (1944–2017)


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John Shearin was born on September 27, 1944 in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA as John Daniel Shearin III. He was an actor, known for Hunter (1984), Bret Maverick (1981) and American Gothic (1995). He was married to Jennifer Wilson. He died on April 9, 2017 in Greenville, North Carolina. See full bio »

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Known For

Hunter Lt. Ambrose Finn / Lt. Finn
(1986-1988)
Bret Maverick Sheriff Mitchel Dowd / Sheriff Mitchell Dowd
(1981-1982)
American Gothic Waylon Flood
(1995-1996)
Falcon Crest Deputy Sheriff
(1984)

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 2006 Surface (TV Series)
MP Supervisor
- Episode #1.15 (2006) ... MP Supervisor
 1999 CI5: The New Professionals (TV Series)
Captain Bragg
- Glory Days (1999) ... Captain Bragg
 1999 Dawson's Creek (TV Series)
Emmett Creed
- Home Movies (1999) ... Emmett Creed
 1995-1996 American Gothic (TV Series)
Waylon Flood
- The Buck Stops Here (1996) ... Waylon Flood
- Dead to the World (1995) ... Waylon Flood
 1989-1994 Matlock (TV Series)
Det. Schroeder / Peter Eastland / Jason Edmunds
- The Kidnapping: Part 1 (1994) ... Det. Schroeder
- The Final Affair (1993) ... Peter Eastland
- The Con Man (1989) ... Jason Edmunds
 1990 Faith
Faith's Father
 1990 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series)
Captain Adams
- Use a Slurpy, Go to Jail (1990) ... Captain Adams
 1990 Elvis (TV Series)
Rev. Poole
- The Locket (1990) ... Rev. Poole
 1990 Mancuso, FBI (TV Series)
 1989 Paradise (TV Series)
Maxwell King
- Boom Town (1989) ... Maxwell King
 1989 Hardball (TV Series)
 1989 From the Dead of Night (TV Movie)
Sergeant Gregson
 1988 Designing Women (TV Series)
Mr. No Fat Chicks
- Hard Hats and Lovers (1988) ... Mr. No Fat Chicks
 1988 Favorite Son (TV Mini-Series)
- Part One (1988)
 1988 Valerie (TV Series)
Jeffrey Patton
- Animal House (1988) ... Jeffrey Patton
 1986-1988 Hunter (TV Series)
Lt. Ambrose Finn / Lt. Finn
- Silver Bullet (1988) ... Lt. Finn
- The Fourth Man (1988) ... Lt. Ambrose Finn
- Death Signs (1988) ... Lt. Ambrose Finn
- Naked Justice: Part 2 (1988) ... Lt. Ambrose Finn
- Naked Justice: Part 1 (1988) ... Lt. Ambrose Finn
 1986-1987 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Evan Sanderson
- Episode dated 25 November 1987 (1987) ... Evan Sanderson
- Episode dated 20 November 1987 (1987) ... Evan Sanderson
- Episode #1.3470 (1986) ... Evan Sanderson
- Episode #1.3468 (1986) ... Evan Sanderson
- Episode #1.3467 (1986) ... Evan Sanderson
 1986 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Dallas
- Steele Spawning (1986) ... Dallas
 1985 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series)
Agent George Peck
- Mirage a Trois (1985) ... Agent George Peck
 1985 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Roker (segment "Incident In A Small Jail")
- Pilot (1985) ... Roker (segment "Incident In A Small Jail")
 1985 Call to Glory (TV Series)
Buddy Talbot
- Moonchild (1985) ... Buddy Talbot
 1984 Guilty or Innocent (TV Series)
Jury Moderator
- Seafood Special (1984) ... Jury Moderator
- I Only Wanted to Scare Them (1984) ... Jury Moderator
 1984 Santa Barbara (TV Series)
Bob Oliver
- Episode #1.19 (1984) ... Bob Oliver
 1984 The Facts of Life (TV Series)
Dr. Steven Perkins
- A Death in the Family (1984) ... Dr. Steven Perkins
 1984 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Deputy Sheriff
- Queen's Gambit (1984) ... Deputy Sheriff
 1983 For Love and Honor (TV Series)
 1983 Loving (TV Series)
Roger Forbes
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... Roger Forbes
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... Roger Forbes
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Roger Forbes
- Pilot (1983) ... Roger Forbes
 1983 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
The Chopper Pilot
- Goodbye, Farewell, and Amen (1983) ... The Chopper Pilot
 1981-1982 Bret Maverick (TV Series)
Sheriff Mitchel Dowd / Sheriff Mitchell Dowd
- The Hidalgo Thing (1982) ... Sheriff Mitchel Dowd
- The Rattlesnake Brigade (1982) ... Sheriff Mitchel Dowd
- Faith, Hope and Clarity: Part 2 (1982) ... Sheriff Mitchel Dowd
- Faith, Hope and Clarity: Part 1 (1982) ... Sheriff Mitchel Dowd (credit only)
 1982 Eating Raoul
Mr. Baker - the Horny Patient
 1982 I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can
Emmy Official
 1981 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Nathan Sherman
- Dark Sage (1981) ... Nathan Sherman
 1981 Irene (TV Movie)
Lil
 1981 Flamingo Road (TV Series)
Deputy Tyler
- Hell Hath No Fury (1981) ... Deputy Tyler
- They Drive by Night (1981) ... Deputy Tyler
- Trapped (1981) ... Deputy Tyler
- Jealous Wife (1981) ... Deputy Tyler
- The Election (1981) ... Deputy Tyler
 1980 Fun and Games (TV Movie)
Ed
 1980 Beyond Westworld (TV Series)
Jason
- My Brother's Keeper (1980) ... Jason
 1980 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series)
Jude Emery
- Jude Emery (1980) ... Jude Emery
 1979 The French Atlantic Affair (TV Mini-Series)
David
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... David
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... David
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... David
 1979 A Man Called Sloane (TV Series)
- Demon's Triangle (1979)
 1977-1979 The Doctors (TV Series)
Dr. Michael Powers
- Episode #1.4164 (1979) ... Dr. Michael Powers (uncredited)
- Episode #1.4162 (1979) ... Dr. Michael Powers (uncredited)
- Episode #1.4161 (1979) ... Dr. Michael Powers (uncredited)
- Episode #1.4160 (1979) ... Dr. Michael Powers (uncredited)
- Episode #1.4158 (1979) ... Dr. Michael Powers (uncredited)

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