J.K. Simmons

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Jonathan Kimble "J. K." Simmons (born January 9, 1955) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his roles on television as Dr. Emil Skoda in NBC's Law & Order (and other shows in the Law & Order franchise), Assistant Police Chief Will Pope in TNT's The Closer, neo-Nazi Vernon Schillinger in the HBO prison drama Oz, on film as J. Jonah Jameson in the Spider-Man franchise, as Mac MacGuff in Juno, and as the voice of Cave Johnson in Portal 2.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Jonathan Kimble "J. K." Simmons (born January 9, 1955) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his roles on television as Dr. Emil Skoda in NBC's Law & Order (and other shows in the Law & Order franchise), Assistant Police Chief Will Pope in TNT's The Closer, neo-Nazi Vernon Schillinger in the HBO prison drama Oz, on film as J. Jonah Jameson in the Spider-Man franchise, as Mac MacGuff in Juno, and as the voice of Cave Johnson in Portal 2.

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 132

Birthday 1955-01-09

Place of Birth Detroit, Michigan, USA

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • JK Simmons
  • Jonathan Simmons

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Justice League as Commissioner James Gordon
2017 The Snowman as Arve Støp
2017 The Bachelors
2017 Bastards
2017 Renegades
2016 Patriots Day as Sgt. Jeffrey Pugliese
2016 La La Land as Boss
2016 The Accountant as Ray King
2016 The Late Bloomer as James Newmans
2016 Rock Dog as Khampa (voice)
2016 Counterpart(0 episodes) as Howard Silk
2016 The Meddler as Zipper
2016 And Punching the Clown as Jay Warren
2016 Zootopia as Mayor Leodore Lionheart (voice)
2016 Kung Fu Panda 3 as Kai (voice)
2015 Worlds Apart as Sebastian
2015 April and the Extraordinary World as Rodrigue (voice)
2015 Terminator Genisys as Detective O'Brien
2015 What Lives Inside(4 episodes) as Benjamin 'Pops' Delaney
2014 Men, Women & Children as Allison's Dad
2014 Whiplash as Terence Fletcher
2014 Ava & Lala as General Tiger (voice)
2014 BoJack Horseman(3 episodes) as Lennie Turtletaub (voice)
2014 The Boxcar Children as Dr. Moore (voice)
2014 The Rewrite as Dr. Hal Lerner
2014 Murder of a Cat as Sheriff Hoyle
2014 Break Point as Jack
2014 Growing Up Fisher(13 episodes) as Mel Fisher
2014 Barefoot as Dr. Bertleman
2013 Labor Day as Mr. Jervis
2013 LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Maximum Overload(5 episodes) as J. Jonah Jameson
2013 LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Maximum Overload as J. Jonah Jameson
2013 Jobs as Arthur Rock
2013 3 Geezers! as J. Kimball
2013 The Magic Bracelet as The Shaman
2013 Family Tools(10 episodes)
2013 The Heeler as Roscoe
2013 Dark Skies as Edwin Pollard
2013 Whiplash as Band Teacher
2012 The Words as Mr. Jansen
2012 Echo Planet as President of Capitol State (voice)
2012 Gravity Falls(8 episodes) as Stanford Pines (voice)
2012 The Legend of Korra(56 episodes) as Tenzin (voice)
2012 Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man(52 episodes) as J. Jonah Jameson
2012 Contraband as Captain Camp
2011 Young Adult as Mavis' Publisher (voice)
2011 Blackstone as Detective Burke
2011 The Music Never Stopped as Henry Sawyer
2011 The Good Doctor as Detective Krauss
2010 True Grit as J. Noble Daggett (voice)
2010 Megamind as Warden
2010 4192: The Crowning of the Hit King as Narrator (voice)
2010 An Invisible Sign as Mr. Jones
2010 A Beginner's Guide to Endings as Uncle Pal
2010 Cats & Dogs 2 : The Revenge of Kitty Galore as Gruff K-9 (voice)
2010 Crazy on the Outside as Ed
2009 Jennifer's Body as Mr. Wroblewski
2009 Up in the Air as Bob
2009 Extract as Brian
2009 Post Grad as Roy Davies
2009 Aliens in the Attic as Skip (voice)
2009 I Love You, Man as Oswald Klaven
2009 Party Down(2 episodes)
2009 Red Sands as Lt. Col. Arson
2009 The Way of War as Sergeant Mitchell
2009 New in Town as Stu Kopenhafer
2009 The Vicious Kind as Donald Sinclaire
2008 Burn After Reading as CIA Superior
2007 Juno as Mac MacGuff
2007 Rendition as Lee Mayer
2007 Postal as Candidate Welles
2007 Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee as James McLaughlin
2007 Spider-Man 3 as J. Jonah Jameson
2006 The Astronaut Farmer as Jacobson
2006 First Snow as Vacaro
2005 Harsh Times as Agent Richards
2005 Thank You for Smoking as BR
2005 The Closer(110 episodes) as Will Pope
2005 American Dad!(2 episodes)
2004 3: The Dale Earnhardt Story as Ralph Earnhardt
2004 Jack & Bobby(1 episode)
2004 Spider-Man 2 as J. Jonah Jameson
2004 The Jury(1 episode)
2004 The Ladykillers as Garth Pancake
2004 The D.A.(4 episodes) as Dep. Dist. Atty. Joe Carter
2004 Hidalgo as Buffalo Bill Cody
2003 Arrested Development(1 episode)
2003 Nip/Tuck(1 episode)
2003 Off the Map as George
2003 Disposal as Older Hunter
2002 Without a Trace(1 episode)
2002 John Doe(1 episode)
2002 Everwood(1 episode)
2002 Spider-Man as J. Jonah Jameson
2002 Path to War as CIA Briefer
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent(1 episode)
2001 The Mexican as Ted Slocum
2000 The Gift as Sheriff Pearl Johnson
2000 Autumn in New York as Dr. Tom Grandy
1999 The Cider House Rules as Ray Kendall
1999 Third Watch(1 episode)
1999 The West Wing(1 episode)
1999 I Lost My 'M' in Vegas as Yellow
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(6 episodes)
1999 For Love of the Game as Frank Perry
1999 Hit and Runway
1998 Crossing Fields as Guy
1998 Above Freezing as Hoyd
1998 Celebrity as Souvenir Hawker
1997 Anastasia as Ensemble and Character Vocals (voice)
1997 Face Down as Herb Aames
1997 The Jackal as FBI Agent T. I. Witherspoon
1997 Oz(65 episodes) as Vernon Schillinger
1997 Love Walked In as Mr. Shulman
1996 Extreme Measures as Dr. Mingus
1996 The First Wives Club as Federal Marshal
1996 Spin City(1 episode)
1995 New York News(1 episode)
1994 The Scout as Assistant Coach
1994 ER(1 episode)
1994 New York Undercover(1 episode)
1994 Pom Poko as Seizaemon (voice)
1994 The Ref as Siskel
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(1 episode)
1990 Law & Order(41 episodes) as Dr. Emil Skoda
1989 The Simpsons(2 episodes)
1986 Popeye Doyle as Patrolman in Park
1929 The Academy Awards(2 episodes) as J.K. Simmons
1900 The Runaround
1900 I'm Not Here as Steve
1900 The Batman as Commissioner James Gordon
1900 Sailboat as Ernest

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