Biography

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John Victor Shea III (born April 14, 1949) is an American actor and director who has starred on stage, television and in film. He is best known for his role as Lex Luthor in the 1990s TV series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and also starred in the short lived 1990s TV series WIOU as Hank Zaret. Later on in the 2000s he starred on the series Mutant X as Adam Kane.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

John Victor Shea III (born April 14, 1949) is an American actor and director who has starred on stage, television and in film. He is best known for his role as Lex Luthor in the 1990s TV series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and also starred in the short lived 1990s TV series WIOU as Hank Zaret. Later on in the 2000s he starred on the series Mutant X as Adam Kane.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 56

Birthday 1949-04-14

Place of Birth North Conway, New Hampshire, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • John B. Shea
  • John V. Shea

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Boyfriend's Deceit as Mr. Stein
2017 Grey Lady as Chief Maguire
2017 Love at First Glance as Marshall
2015 Agent X (10 episodes) as President Eckhart
2014 Madam Secretary (1 episode) as Ted Graham
2012 The March Sisters at Christmas as Mr. Laurence
2012 A Deadly Obsession as Dr. Egan
2012 Common Law (1 episode)
2011 The Trouble with the Truth as Robert
2010 Julius Caesar as Julius Caesar
2010 An Invisible Sign as Dad
2009 Achchamundu Achchamundu as Theodore Robertson
2008 Eleventh Hour (1 episode)
2007 The Insurgents as Robert
2007 Gossip Girl (6 episodes) as Harold Waldorf
2005 Bones (1 episode) as Dr. Marcus Eldridge
2005 Medium (1 episode)
2001 Mutant X (66 episodes) as Adam Kane
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2 episodes) as Mr. Walker
1998 A Will of their Own (2 episodes) as Dr. Jonathan Abbott
1998 The Adventures of Sebastian Cole as Hartley Cole
1998 Southie as Peter Binda
1997 The Apocalypse Watch as Harry Latham / Lassiter
1996 Forgotten Sins as Sheriff Matthew Bradshaw
1995 Santa's Christmas Snooze
1995 See Jane Run as Dr. Michael Ravenson
1994 Justice in a Small Town as Tommy Marchant
1994 Backstreet Justice as Nick Donovan
1993 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (21 episodes) as Lex Luthor (3 episodes)
1992 Ladykiller as Jack Packard
1992 Honey I Blew Up the Kid as Hendrickson
1992 Notorious as Devlin
1990 WIOU (20 episodes) as Hank Zaret
1990 Law & Order (2 episodes)
1989 Do You Know the Muffin Man? as Roger Dollison
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode)
1989 Magic Moments as Troy Gardner
1989 Small Sacrifices
1988 Stealing Home as Sam Wyatt
1988 Baby M as Bill Stern
1987 The Impossible Spy as Eli Cohen
1987 Coast to Coast as John Carloff
1987 The Dreamers as Marcus
1986 A Case of Deadly Force as Michael O'Donnell
1985 Honeymoon as Zachary 'Zack' Freestamp
1985 The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1985 Hitler's SS: Portrait In Evil as Karl Hoffmann
1984 Windy City as Danny
1983 Kennedy (7 episodes) as Robert F. Kennedy
1983 The Hitchhiker (1 episode)
1982 Missing as Charles Horman
1981 Family Reunion as James Cookman
1980 Hussy as Emory Cole
1979 The Last Convertible (3 episodes) as Terry Garrigan
1978 The Nativity as Joseph
1977 Man from Atlantis (1 episode)

Writing

2017 Grey Lady Story Screenplay
1998 Southie Writer

Directing

2017 Grey Lady Director
1998 Southie Director

Production

2017 Grey Lady Producer

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