Daley, John Francis 1985–

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Daley, John Francis 1985–

(John F. Daley)


Born July 20, 1985, in Wheeling, IL; son of R. F. (an actor) and Nancy (a singer, pianist, and piano teacher) Daley. Avocational Interests: Playing piano and drums, Kung Fu (black belt).


Agent—The Kohner Agency, 9300 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 555, Beverly Hills, CA 90212; Peters Fraser and Dunlop, 373 Park Ave. South, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10016. Manager—The Management Company, 2030 Pinehurst Rd., Los Angeles, CA 90068.


Actor. Dayplayer (band), singer and keyboardist.

Awards, Honors:

YoungStar Award nominations, best young actor or performer in a comedy television series and best young ensemble cast—television (with others), Young Artist Award nomination (with others), best performance in a television series—young ensemble, 2000, all for Freaks and Geeks; Young Artist Award nomination, best performance in a television comedy series—supporting young actor, 2001, for The Geena Davis Show.


Film Appearances:

Allerd Fishbein, Allerd Fishbein's in Love (short), 2000.

Rodney, View from the Top, Miramax, 2003.

Mitch, Waiting …, Lions Gate Films, 2005.

Himself, The Works (documentary), Lions Gate Films Home Entertainment, 2006.

Tom, Clark and Michael (short), Innertube, 2006.

Himself, A Recipe for Comedy (documentary short), 2007.

Pat, 5-25-77, 2007.

Film Director:

What Babies Do (short), 2001.

Television Appearances; Series:

Sam Weir, Freaks and Geeks, NBC, 1999-2000.

Anthony Ward, Boston Public, Fox, 2000-2001.

Carter Ryan, The Geena Davis Show, ABC, 2000-2001.

(As John F. Daley) Jim, Kitchen Confidential, Fox, 2005-2006.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, NBC, 1999.

Prism Awards 2000, syndicated, 2000.

100 Greatest Teen Stars, VH1, 2006.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Tom Timlin, The Call, ABC, 2007.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Panelist, The List, VH1, 1999.

Erik, "Walden Pond," The Ellen Show, CBS, 2001.

Spencer, "Eves Wide Open," Spin City, ABC, 2002.

Grant Binder, "Time and Punishment," Regular Joe, ABC, 2003.

Jace Crosby, "Roadhouse Blues," Judging Amy, CBS, 2004.

Kevin, "The Third Date," Stacked, Fox, 2006.

Major Tours:

Young Tommy, The Who's "Tommy," U.S. and German cities, 1994.


Music Videos:

Abandoned Pools' "Mercy Kiss," 2001.