Born in the province of Alberta, Canada; married; children: Christopher, Michaela. Avocational Interests: Hockey, motorcycles.
Career: Actor, director, and executive producer. Wrote, produced, and appeared in industrial films and commercials. Member of a hockey team for charitable causes in Canada.
Awards, Honors: Viewers' Choice awards, TV Week, 1986, 1987, 1988, and 1989, all for The Beachcombers; inducted into the British Columbia Entertainment Hall of Fame and Starwalk, 1995; awards for commercials and industrial films; honorary sergeant, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (the "Mounties").
Television Appearances; Series:
Constable John Constable, The Beachcombers (also known as Beachcombers ), CBC, 1974–1990.
Constable John Constable, Constable Constable, [Canada], beginning 1985.
Television Appearances; Movies:
Walker, The Plutonium Incident, CBS, 1980.
Jane Doe, CBS, 1983.
Terry, Secrets of a Married Man, NBC, 1984.
Dr. Simmons, Picking Up the Pieces, Cinemax, 1985.
Mr. Woods, Love Is Never Silent, NBC, 1985.
Mr. Yates, Love, Mary, CBS, 1985.
Bob Stavros, Nobody's Child, CBS, 1986.
Officer Poole, Deadly Deception, CBS, 1987.
Brad Tyler, High Country, CBC, 1991.
Dave, I Still Dream of Jeannie, NBC, 1991.
Captain Joseph Hazelwood, Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster (also known as Disaster at Valdez ), HBO, 1992.
Television assistant director, Diagnosis of Murder, CBS, 1992.
Lieutenant Powers, The Man Who Wouldn't Die, ABC, 1995.
Sergeant John Constable, The New Beachcombers, CBC, 2002.
Television Appearances; Episodic:
Jake McElhaney, "Split Decision," The Hitchhiker, HBO, 1984.
Charlie, "Moving Day," Trying Times, PBS, 1987.
Philly Weinstein, "Last Rites for Lucci," Wiseguy, CBS, 1987.
Sam Mulligan, "Early Retirement," MacGyver, ABC, 1988.
"Chapel of Love," 21 Jump Street, Fox, 1988.
"Permanent Hiatus," J. J. Starbuck, NBC, 1988.
Father Pat Lafferty, "The Madonna," MacGyver, ABC, 1989.
J. J. Nelson, "The Reaper," 21 Jump Street, Fox, 1989.
"High High," 21 Jump Street, Fox, 1989.
"Silent Stalker," Unsub, NBC, 1989.
Mike Kiley, "Lesson in Evil," MacGyver, ABC, 1990.
Mike Kiley, "Twenty Questions," MacGyver, ABC, 1990.
Mike Kiley, "The Wall," MacGyver, ABC, 1990.
Agent Smith, "Backbeat," Street Justice, syndicated, 1992.
Agent Smith, "Back from the Dead Again," Street Justice, syndicated, 1992.
Agent Smith, "Debt of Honor," Street Justice, syndicated, 1992.
Agent Smith, "Missing," Street Justice, syndicated, 1992.
Dr. Jackson, The Round Table, NBC, 1992.
O'Bannon, The Hat Squad, CBS, 1992.
Agent Bruskin, "Lazarus," The X–Files, Fox, 1994.
Appeared in episodes of other series, including Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventures (animated), CBS and Fox; Hit the Spot; and Kurt Vonnegut's Monkey House (also known as Monkey House and Vonnegut Theatre ), Showtime.
Television Appearances; Other:
Bob Bradley, The Best Christmas Pageant Ever (special), ABC, 1983.
Captain Lauder, Hands of a Stranger (miniseries), NBC, 1987.
Television Director; Series:
The Beachcombers (also known as Beachcombers ), CBC, various episodes between 1974 and 1990.
Television Executive Producer; Movies:
The New Beachcombers, CBC, 2002.
Elevator guard, A Man, a Woman and a Bank, Avco–Embassy, 1979.
Inspector Fred Foster, Dead Wrong, 1983.
Inspector, Runaway, TriStar, 1984.
Billings, High Stakes, Simcom International, 1986.
FBI agent Lusk, Stakeout, Buena Vista, 1987.
Minister at funeral, Home Is Where the Hart Is, Atlantic Releasing Corporation, 1987.
Mr. Chesterton, The Stepfather (also known as Stepfather I ), New Century, 1987.
Paul Bernard, Bird on a Wire, Universal, 1990.
Jack, Icetime (video), 1991.
Vet, Bingo, Columbia/TriStar, 1991.
Ted, Trust in Me, 1994.
Mr. Malloy (some sources cite Mr. Malley), Freddy Got Fingered, Twentieth Century–Fox, 2001.
Stewart, The Wild Guys, 2002.
Producer of the film The Foursome.
Herb, I Oughta Be in Pictures, Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, 2001.
The Foursome, c. 2001.
Gabe, Dinner with Friends, Arts Club Theatre Company, Stanley Theatre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 2002.
Wesley, Two Ships Passing, Stanley Theatre, 2003.
Appeared as Lenny, Of Mice and Men; appeared in productions in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and other Canadian productions, such as The Wild Guys.
Appeared in the music video for "The Same Thing Twice" by the Flashing Lights.
(With Rex Bromfield) The Wild Guys (based on the play of the same name by Rebecca Shaw and Andrew Wreggitt), 2002.
Author of other screenplays, including The Foursome (based on the play).
Vancouver Lifestyles Online, http://www.vancouverlifestyles.com/feature_sept2001_jackadavies.html, September, 2001.
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