May. 9th, 1961
Wheeling, West Virginia, USA
John Corbett's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2010 - Ramona and Beezus
2009 - Baby on Board
2009 - I Hate Valentine's Day
2008 - The Burning Plain
2008 - Street Kings
2007 - The Messengers
2006 - Dreamland
2004 - Raise Your Voice
2004 - Raising Helen
2002 - My Big Fat Greek Wedding
2001 - Serendipity
2000 - Dinner Rush
1997 - Volcano
1993 - Tombstone
1991 - Flight of the Intruder
1987 - Someone to Watch Over Me
Guest TV Roles
Big Jim (Voiced)
- Did a slew of tv commercials in his early days, including a stint as spokesman for Ford Motor Company.
- Is a part owner of a club in Seattle called the Fenix Underground.
- Good friends with 'Daryl Hannah' (qv).
- He is a vegetarian.
- He met girlfriend 'Bo Derek' (qv) on a blind date.
- Came to California from the hills of West Virginia and worked as a steel laborer for six years until a back injury forced him to look elsewhere. He took to taking drama classes at a local Los Angeles college.
- Best known on film and TV for playing hunky boyfriends, he recently reunited with 'Nia Vardalos (I)' (qv), his _My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)_ (qv) romantic comedy co-star, in _I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)_ (qv), another romantic comedy that she directed.
- Earned an Emmy nomination for playing quirky disc jockey Chris Stevens on _"Northern Exposure" (1990)_ (qv) for five years.