John Corbett

John Corbett

May. 9th, 1961
Born in
Wheeling, West Virginia, USA
6' 5"

John Corbett's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Parenthood TV Show
Sex and the City TV Show
Sex and the City
Northern Exposure TV Show
Northern Exposure
United States of Tara TV Show
United States of Tara
Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll TV Show
The Visitor TV Show
The Visitor
Gary the Rat TV Show
Gary the Rat
Lucky TV Show

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]


  • 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.
  • He met girlfriend 'Bo Derek' (qv) on a blind date.
  • Was a licensed hairstylist.
  • Did a slew of tv commercials in his early days, including a stint as spokesman for Ford Motor Company.
  • Earned an Emmy nomination for playing quirky disc jockey Chris Stevens on _"Northern Exposure" (1990)_ (qv) for five years.
  • Plays guitar and piano.
  • Due to his commitment to _"Lucky" (2003)_ (qv), wasn't able to reprise his _My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)_ (qv) role (Ian Miller) in the movie's spin-off, _"My Big Fat Greek Life" (2003)_ (qv).
  • Developed sexy hunk status as 'Sarah Jessica Parker' (qv)'s former fiance, Aidan, on TV's _"Sex and the City" (1998)_ (qv) and as 'Nia Vardalos (I)' (qv)'s avid suitor in the box-office film comedy smash _My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)_ (qv). Was the only lead in the movie to turn down the TV spinoff.

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