Don (Wayne) Johnson Biography (1949-)

Full name, Don Wayne Johnson; born December 15, 1949, in Flatt Creek, MO; father, a farmer; mother, a beautician; married a dancer, 1968 (marriage annulled); married (marriage annulled); married Melanie Griffith (an actress), 1976(divorced, 1977); companion of Patti D'Arbanville (an actress); remarried Griffith, June 6, 1989 (divorced, 1996); engaged to Kelley Phleger, 1998; children: Jesse Wayne, Alexander, Dakota (daughter). Career: Actor, producer, director, and singer. Appeared in an Emmy nominated anti-drug commercial, 1985; served as chairman of the Offshore Powerboat Tour; chairman of The NetShow Company (Internet development group), 1996-. Member: Actors' EquityAssociation, Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. Awards, Honors: Golden Scroll Award, best actor of the year, and Academy of Science Fiction and Horror Films, both 1976, for A Boy and His Dog; Emmy Award nomination, best actor in a drama series, 1984, andGolden Globe Award, best actor in a drama series, 1986, both for Miami Vice; ShoWest Award, male star of the year, 1988, for Miami Vice; recipient, Offshore World Cup (powerboat racing), 1988; Hollywood Walk of FameStar, 1996. Addresses: Agent: International Creative Management, 8942Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211.; Manager: c/o Gold Spaceship Management, 3575 Cahuenga Boulevard W., Suite 470, Los Angeles, CA 90068.; Publicist: Neil Koenigsberg and Lili Ungar, PMK Public Relations Inc., 8436 West ThirdStreet, Suite 650, Los Angeles, CA 90048. E-mail:

Actor, producer, director, singer
Birth Details
December 15, 1949
Flatt Creek, Missouri, United States

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