John Matthew Heard Jr. popularly known as John Hear was an American film & TV actor who died on 21 July 2017 in Palo Alto, California, USA. Heard had done lead roles in several hit films including Heart Beat, Chilly Scenes of Winter, Cat People, Cutter’s Way and C.H.U.D.
John had also acted for supporting roles in After Hours, Big, Beaches, The Pelican Brief, Snake Eyes, Awakenings, Rambling Rose, My Fellow Americans and Animal Factory.
John Heard gets into the limelight with his role of Peter McCallister in Home Alone and Home Alone 2: Lost In New York. Home Alone and Home Alone 2 were among the most lovable movies of its time. He was awarded Emmy Award in 1999 for his film The Sopranos which is an American crime drama TV series.
Heard took birth on 7th March 1946 in Washington, D.C. His father Helen had interest in arts and community theatre. John completed his education from Gonzaga College High School, Clark University and the Catholic University of America in Washington D.C.
John got married to Lana Pritchard on 24th May 2010 and they got divorced on 22nd December 2010. In 1988, John married to Sharon Heard and got divorced in 1996 and John has two children from Sharon Heard. On 25th August 1979, John married to Margot Kidder and got divorced on 26th December 1980.
During the 1970s, John made his debut on the stage and in TV & film. In 1974 he got a chance to act in Mark Medoff’s play The Wager and Eugene O’Neill Theater Centre in 1977. For his performance in Othello and Split during 1979 to 1980, Heard won Obie Award. He got a lead role in Head Over Heels film which was released in 1979 and re-released as Chilly Scenes of Winter in 1982.
Heard was a part of Home Alone where he played the role of Peter McCallister (Kelvin’s father). The film was one of the biggest hits of 1990 and hear reprised the same role in the film sequel.
Heard was awarded Theatre World Award for his performance in G. R. Point in 1977, Obie Award for Best Performance in G. R. Point in 1976-77, Obie Award for Best Performance in Othello and Split in 1979-80 and Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series in 1999.
|John Heard||American Film Actor|
|Date of Birth||7th March, 1945|
|Height||5′ 9¼” (1.76 m)|
|Weight||85 kg (187.393 pounds)|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
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