Johnny Lee

At the tender age of ten, Johnny Lee began his entertainment career as an actor. Johnny Lee's acting career began mostly with his roles in various films, such as the Ginger Rogers comedy "The First Traveling Saleslady" ... Read more »
Born: 07/03/1946 in Texas City, Texas, USA

Filmography

Actor (27)

The Last Ship 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Retired at 35 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Blood: The Last Vampire 2009 (Movie)

Japanese Bellhop (Actor)

The Painted Veil 2006 (Movie)

Angry Chinese Man (Actor)

The Monkey's Mask 2001 (Movie)

Tai Chi Instructor (Actor)

Martial Law 1998 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Buckmaster's Country Jam 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Texas 150: A Celebration Special 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

The 21st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Performer

School Spirit 1985 (Movie)

(Actor)

Country Music USA 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

A Town Like Alice 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Actor

Country Top 20 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Music City News Top Country Hits of the Year 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Opryland: Night of Stars and Future Stars 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Prisoner: Cell Block H 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Urban Cowboy 1980 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Hindenburg 1974 (Movie)

Paul Breslau (Actor)

City Beneath the Sea 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Actor

Prudence and the Chief 1969 - 1970 (TV Show)

Actor

Dobie Gillis 1959 - 1963 (TV Show)

Actor

North to Alaska 1960 (Movie)

Coachman (Actor)

Hot Spell 1958 (Movie)

Colored Man (Actor)

The First Traveling Saleslady 1956 (Movie)

Amos (Actor)

Return to Eden (TV Show)

Actor

The Amos and Andy Show (TV Show)

Actor
Music (6)

Everybody Wants Some!! 2016 (Movie)

("Lookin' For Love") (Song Performer)

American High School 2008 (Movie)

("Love") (Song)

The New Guy 2002 (Movie)

("Lookin' For Love") (Song Performer)

Latin Boys Go to Hell 1997 (Movie)

("Mission") (Song Performer)

The Yellow Rose 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Theme Song Performer

Urban Cowboy 1980 (Movie)

("Lookin' For Love" "Rode Hard and Put Up Wet" "Cherokee Fiddle") (Song Performer)
Production Management (5)

Blood: The Last Vampire 2009 (Movie)

Unit 1st Assistant Director (Assistant Director)

First Strike 1997 (Movie)

(Line Producer)

Rumble in the Bronx 1995 (Movie)

(Line Producer)

Life Is Cheap... But Toilet Paper Is Expensive 1990 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

The Protector 1985 (Movie)

(Hong Kong unit) (Unit Manager)

Biography

At the tender age of ten, Johnny Lee began his entertainment career as an actor. Johnny Lee's acting career began mostly with his roles in various films, such as the Ginger Rogers comedy "The First Traveling Saleslady" (1956), the Shirley Booth dramatic adaptation "Hot Spell" (1958) and the John Wayne comedic adventure "North to Alaska" (1960). He also appeared in "The Hindenburg" (1975) and the John Travolta drama "Urban Cowboy" (1980). He worked in television in his early acting career as well, including a part on "Dobie Gillis" (CBS, 1959-1963). In the eighties and the nineties, Johnny Lee devoted his time to various credits, such as "A Town Like Alice" (PBS, 1981-82), "School Spirit" with Tom Nolan (1985) and "The Protector" with Jackie Chan (1985). He also worked on "Life Is Cheap... But Toilet Paper Is Expensive" (1990). In the nineties and the early 2000s, Johnny Lee lent his talents to projects like "First Strike" (1997), "Latin Boys Go to Hell" (1997) starring Irwin Ossa and "Mr. Magoo" (1997) starring Leslie Nielsen. His credits also expanded to "The Monkey's Mask" (2001) and "The New Guy" with Eddie Griffin (2002). Most recently, Johnny Lee acted on "The Last Ship" (TNT, 2013-).

Milestones

Popular songs include "Lookin' For Love" and "Cherokee Fiddle".

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