Jon Cryer

Actor / Writer / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 04/16/1965 (54) | New York City, New York, USA
Jonathan Niven Cryer (born April 16, 1965) is an American actor, comedian and television director. Born into a show business family, Cryer made his motion picture debut as a teenaged photographer in the 1984 romantic comedy No Small Affair; his breakout role came in 1986, playing "Duckie" in the John Hughes-written film Pretty in Pink. In 1998, he wrote and produced the independent film Went to Coney Island on a Mission from God... Be Back by Five. Although Cryer gained fame with his early film roles, it took several years to find success on television; none of his star vehicles, including The Famous Teddy Z, Partners, and The Trouble with Normal, lasted more than 22 episodes. In 2003, Cryer was cast in a co-leading role as Alan Harper on the CBS sitco... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Talk-Shows

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Movies with Jon Cryer as Actor(25)

as Reuben2019 Big Time Adolescence
as Ricky Miller2014 Hit by Lightning
as Dean Morris2013 Ass Backwards
as David2011 Company
as Javier2011 Stay Cool
as Alan Harper2010 Due Date
as Charles2009 Weather Girl
as Dad Thompsan2009 Shorts
as Freakshow (voice)2006 Danny Phantom: Reality Trip
as Jimmy Pells1998 Glam
as Barry1998 Holy Man
as Guy Franklin1994 Heads
as Jim 'Wash Out' Pfaffenbach1991 Hot Shots!
as Andrew Morenski / Max Hauser1987 Hiding Out
as Morgan Sewart1987 Morgan Stewart's Coming Home
as Grant1987 Dudes
as Philip F. "Duckie" Dale1986 Pretty in Pink
as Randall Schwab Jr.1985 O.C. and Stiggs
as Charles Cummings1984 No Small Affair

TV Shows/Series with Jon Cryer as Actor(32)

Movies with Jon Cryer as Crew(3)

TV Shows/Series with Jon Cryer as Crew(3)

Directing/Director2013 Mom
Directing/Director2003 Two and a Half Men
Writing/Story2003 Two and a Half Men

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Jon Cryer
Born: Friday, 04/16 1965 (April) in New York City (current age: 54 years + 187 days)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Educated at: Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, The Bronx High School of Science
Spouses (current/former): Lisa Joyner
Father: David Cryer
Mother: Gretchen Cryer
Other names for Jon Cryer (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Jonathan Niven Cryer"
"Τζον Κράιερ"
Jon Cryer frequently works together with these people:
Seth MacFarlane (12x, Actor)
Chuck Lorre (12x, Crew)
Alyssa Milano (11x, Actress)
Whoopi Goldberg (10x, Actress)
Carmen Electra (10x, Actress)
Teri Hatcher (10x, Actress)
Nicollette Sheridan (10x, Actress)
Rosie O'Donnell (10x, Actress)
Jay Leno (10x, Actor)
Courtney Thorne-Smith (10x, Actress)
Robert Rodriguez (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2940, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/02/2019