JOHN RICHARD PETERSEN

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Attributes

Height
5'10"
Weight
240 lbs
Gender
Male
Hair
Brown
Hair Length
Short
Eyes
Blue

Sizes

Coat
48
Coat Length
REGULAR
Sleeve
36
Waist
40
Inseam
30
Shoe
10.5
Neck
19

Commercial

Conflicts on Request
MATTRESSLAND by SLEEPFIT Dust Mite (Starring) *6 Different Spots Mike Miller / Jansen Brands
K-9 FIT CLUB (Pilot) Gary (Co-Star) Robert Francke / Eagle World
ARIES ENCLOSURES - OUTDOOR LUNCH Father (Co-Star) Joshua Clark / Wander Films
ADELPHIA CABLE HDTV Spokesman Testimonial (Starring) Andy Hann / Concrete Pictures
XBOX Uncle Randy (Starring) Bradley King
WAGNER'S CONTROL SPRAY PAINT SPRAYER Testimonial (Co-Star) Patrick Kanehann / Malibu Entertainment Group, Inc
POTTERY SHACK Sales Clerk (Co-Star) John Price

Film

#1 CHEERLEADER CAMP (2010) Mr. Dugan (Co-Star) Mark Quod / Taut Productions
MOTOROLA - SAVING LIFE Security Guard (Co-Star) Philip Walsh / Mice Creative
HARMONY HEIGHTS Eugene (Co-Star) Scott Brown
THE BIG KNIGHT Seymour Slines (Starring) Jason Hampton
THE FALL OF ERIC DUPALIN Deputy Mayor Wayne Trellister (Co-Star) Chris Brenner
THIS IS A BUSINESS Rhemus Rhodes (Co-Star) Tom Stern
REMNANTS OF A CHINESE FINGER PULL Dry Cleaners Owner (Co-Star) Carmen Isom
NUN-FU Priest (Co-Star) Christopher Hall
NOVEMBER GRAY Principal (Co-Star) Ben Jones
FOR THE BOYS Vietnam Soldier (Featured) Mark Rydell
WILD BILL Drunk (Featured) Walter Hill
WINE IS TO WOMEN Teacher (Co-Star) Alessandra Rizzotti
NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET High School Classmate (Featured) Wex Craven
MR. MOM Office Employee (Featured) Stan Dragoti
TORCHLIGHT Construction Worker (Featured) Tom Wright
INTO THE NIGHT Marine (Featured) John Landis
RUNAWAY TRAIN Cameraman (Featured) Andrei Konchalovsky
SPACERAGE Bank Teller (Featured) Conrad E. Palmisano
LOVELINES Malibu High Student (Featured) Rod Amateu

Television

STRANGE FELONY FILES (COURT TV) Killer Bernie Tiede (Starring) Little Pond Television / Court TV / Keith Cornell
K-9 FIT CLUB (Pilot) Gary (Co-Star) Robert Francke / Eagle World
NUMB3RS "Money For Nothing" Bank Guard (Featured) Steven Gyllenhall
THE LARRY SANDERS SHOW Stagehand (Featured) Todd Holland
BLOSSOM Cop (Featured) Zane Buzby
BALDERDASH Contestant Pax -TV
MURPHY BROWN "Hoarse Play" Reporter (Featured) Barnett Kellman
LOTTERY "Six Month Down: Minneapolis" Pledge (Featured) Peter Crane
SANTA BARBARA Wedding Guest (Featured) Rick Bennewitz
THE CARTIER AFFAIR Gay Bar Waiter (Featured) Rod Holcomb
HAPPY Busboy (Featured) Lee Phillips
MURDER, SHE WROTE Hotel Guest (Featured) Jerry Jameson
SINS OF THE PAST Accident Witness (Featured) Peter Hunt

Theater

SEARCHING FOR THE PERFECT PRESENT Santa Claus (Lead) Sheryl Donchey, Santiago Canyon
THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK Herman Van Daan (Lead) James Gruessing, Norris Theatre, Rolling Hills
SHE LOVES ME Mr. Maracek (Lead) Bill Wolfe, Riverside Theatre
A CHRISTMAS CAROL Ghost of Christmas Present & Future Justin James, Riverside Theatre
HAPPY DAYS - THE MUSICAL Howard Cunningham (Lead) Susan Morgenstern, Cabrillo Music Theatre
1776 Congressman George Read Nick DeGruccio, Musical Theatre West, Long Beach
A CHRISTMAS CAROL Jacob Marley (Lead) Richard Israel, Norris Theatre, Rolling Hills
ALL SHOOK UP Sheriff Earl (lead) John Vaughan, Performance Riverside
WAIT UNTIL DARK Sgt. Carlino (Lead) Jules Aaron, Norris Theatre, Rolling Hills Estates
THE SUPPORTING CAST Arnold (Lead) Trina Klossing, Camino Real Playhouse
HONK Drake (Lead) Beth Hansen, Phillips Hall Theatre
OVER THE TAVERN Chet Pazinski (Lead) David Colwell, Long Beach Playhouse Studio
WAIT UNTIL DARK Sgt. Carlino (Lead) Cate Caplin, Lounge Theatre, Hollywood
ANNIE GET YOUR GUN Charlie Davenport (Lead) Welk Resort San Diego, Escondido CA
WINNIE-THE-POOH Pooh (Lead) Phillips Hall Theatre, Santa Ana, CA
THE WIZARD OF OZ Uncle Henry/Emerald City Guard (Lead) Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Beach, CA
ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER Sheriff/Minister/Judge Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Beach, CA
THE FANTASTICKS (2003) Bellomy (Lead) WestEnd Dinner Theatre, Los Alamitos, CA
ANASTASIA KRUPNIK Myron Krupnik (Lead) Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Beach, CA
THE SOUND OF MUSIC Max (Lead) Saddleback Civic Light Opera, Mission Viejo, CA
THE FANTASTICKS (2002) Bellomy (Lead) Camino Real Playhouse, San Juan Capistrano, CA
FCLO 30th Anniversary Show Ensemble Fullerton Civic Light Opera, Fullerton, CA
THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL Ensemble Fullerton Civic Light Opera, Fullerton, CA
BYE BYE BIRDIE Mr. MacAfee (Lead) Phillips Hall Theatre, Santa Ana, CA
DRACULA: The Musical? Dr. Van Helsing (Lead) Camino Real Playhouse, San Juan Capistrano, CA
JEKYLL & HYDE 3rd Cockney/Ensemble Fullerton Civic Light Opera, Fullerton, CA
STUART LITTLE Mr. Little (Lead) Phillips Hall Theatre, Santa Ana, CA
OUR TOWN Doc Gibbs (Lead) Phillips Hall Theatre, Santa Ana, CA
THE FANTASTICKS (2000) Bellomy (Lead) Garden Grove Playhouse, Garden Grove, CA
ECHOES AND ENCORES John (Lead) Camino Real Playhouse, San Juan Capistrano, CA
CHARLOTTE'S WEB Wilibur (Lead) Phillips Hall Theatre, Santa Ana, CA
ANYTHING GOES Moonface Martin (Lead) Phillips Hall Theatre, Santa Ana, CA
MURDER AT THE HOWARD JOHNSON'S Mitch (Lead) Camino Real Playhouse, San Juan Capistrano, CA
THE MUSIC MAN Ensemble Pacific Coast C.L.O. Huntington Beach, CA
MISS JULIE Jean (Lead) Saddleback Studio Theatre, Mission Viejo, CA
THE ANGRY HOUSEWIVES Larry (Lead) Saddleback Studio Theatre, Mission Viejo, CA
THE MUSIC MAN Conductor/Constable Locke Saddleback Civic Light Opera Mission Viejo, CA
BYE BYE BIRDIE Mr. MacAfee (Lead) McKinney Theatre, Mission Viejo, CA
OLIVER Mr. Bumble Pacific Coast C.L.O. Huntington Beach, CA
ONCE UPON A MATTRESS Sir Casper Saddleback Civic Light Opera, Mission Viejo, CA
THE HEIDI CHRONICLES Peter Patrone (Lead) Saddleback Studio Theatre, Mission Viejo, CA
RUMORS Officer Welch Cabrillo Playhouse, San Clemente, CA
JOSPH AND THE AMAZING... Baker/Simeon (Lead) Pacific Coast C.L.O. Huntington Beach, CA
SEE HOW THEY RUN Lionel Toop (Lead) Triton Theatre, River Grove, IL
FEIFFER'S PEOPLE Bernard (Lead) Triton Theatre, River Grove, IL

Video

TWENTY TWENTY SURGERY Prisoner (Featured) TAKING BACK SUNDAY
TURN TO YOU Party Guest (Featured) THE GO-GO's
LAGUNA CAFE (An Internet Sit-com) J.R. (Starring) John Price Producer

Training

Scene Study, Commercial Cold Reading The Casting Access Project at SAG Foundation Various Guest Casting Directors
Theatre Arts, Acting, Voice, Musical Theatre UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE Clayton Garrison
Theatre Arts, Drama, Voice and Movement UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA, TUCSON, ARIZONA Harold Dixon, Diane Winslow, Marilyn Miller
COMMERCIAL WORKSHOP INTENSIVE Daphne Kirby
Film and Television Scene Study, Cold Reading American Film Institute Various

Skills

General Sports
  • BILLIARDS PLAYER
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  • BOWLING
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  • FOOTBALL
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  • HIKING
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  • WEIGHT LIFTER
Stage Combat Training
  • RAPIER
Dance
  • SWING
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  • TAP
Improvisation
  • IMPROV, GENERAL
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  • LONG FORM
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  • SHORT FORM
Languages
  • SPANISH
Dialects
  • AUSTRALIAN
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  • BRITISH
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  • COCKNEY
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  • FRENCH
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  • GERMAN
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  • IRISH
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  • MINNESOTA / WISCONSIN
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  • NEW YORK / BRONX
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  • NEW YORK / BROOKLYN
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  • RUSSIAN
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  • SOUTHERN
Miscellaneous Skills
  • MAGICIAN
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  • SINGER
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  • STAND-IN EXPERIENCE
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  • TELEPROMPTER
Singing
  • MUSICAL THEATER
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  • OPERA
Vocal Range
  • BARITONE
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  • TENOR
General Weapons Training
  • HANDGUN
Horse Riding Skills
  • HORSEBACK RIDING, GENERAL
Facial Hair
  • Clean Shaven

Other Experience

Comic Character Actor/Singer, Bari-tenor, CURRENT VALID U.S. PASSPORT, CA Licensed Driver