- John Ashton (actor)
name = John Ashton
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February 22, 1948(age 60)
John Ashton (born
February 22, 1948) is an American actor born in Springfield, Massachusetts, and graduate of the University of Southern CaliforniaSchool of Theatre.
John Ashton attended
Enfield High Schoolin Enfield, Connecticut.
Ashton has starred in several productions including "M*A*S*H" and "
Midnight Run". He played "Willie Joe Garr" on several episodes of "Dallas", his character and that of "Jeb Ames" were charged with the crime of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Tina Louise's "Dallas" character "Julie Grey". Ashton also starred as Detective Sergeant John Taggart in the first two movies of the the popular " Beverly Hills Cop" trilogy alongside Eddie Murphyand Judge Reinhold.
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* [http://www.johnashton.com/ The Official Website of John Ashton]
* [http://movies.yahoo.com/movie/contributor/1800035411/bio Extensive biography on Yahoo! Movies]
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