John Mark Galecki
April 30, 1975
|Years active||Since 1987|
John Mark "Johnny" Galecki (born April 30, 1975) is an Belgian-born American actor. Galecki is best known for playing the role of David Healy on Roseanne and Leonard Hofstadter on The Big Bang Theory.
Early life[change | change source]
Galecki was born in Bree, Belgium to American parents. He was raised in Oak Park, Illinois.
Personal life[change | change source]
Galecki dated Kaley Cuoco who is his co-star on The Big Bang Theory. They dated secretly for two years before they broke up.
In February 2012, it was revealed that Galecki was dating actress Kelli Garner since 2011.
Filmography[change | change source]
Movie[change | change source]
|1987||Murder Ordained||Doug Rule||TV movie|
|1988||A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon||Toby Reardon|
|National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation||Russell 'Rusty' Griswold|
|1990||Blind Faith||John Marshall||TV movie|
|In Defense of a Married Man||Eric||TV movie|
|1991||Backfield in Motion||Tim Seavers||TV movie|
|1993||A Family Torn Apart||Daniel Hannigan||TV movie|
|1994||Without Consent||Marty||TV movie|
|1996||Murder at My Door||Teddy McNair||TV movie|
|Suicide Kings||Ira Reder|
|I Know What You Did Last Summer||Max Neurick|
|1998||The Opposite of Sex||Jason Bock|
|2000||Playing Mona Lisa||Arthur|
|Vanilla Sky||Peter Brown|
|White Like Me||Marcus||Short movie|
|2005||Happy Endings||Miles||Uncredited role|
|2007||Who You Know||David||Short movie|
|2009||Table for Three||Ted||Direct-to-video release|
Television[change | change source]
|1990||Hardball||Male Escort #1||Episode: "The Hunt for Honus Wagner"|
|1991||Blossom||Jason||Episode: "Sex, Lies and Teenagers"|
|1990–1991||American Dreamer||Danny Nash||17 episodes.|
|1992||Billy||David MacGregor||13 episodes.|
|1993||Civil Wars||Student accused of cheating||Episode: "Split Ends"|
|1992–1997||Roseanne||Kevin/David Healy||92 episodes. |
Nominated for four and winner of one Young Artist Award.
|2000||Batman Beyond||Knux (voice)||Episode: "April Moon"|
|The Norm Show||Dale Stockhouse||Episode: "Norm vs. Youth: Part 1" |
Episode: "Norm vs. Youth: Part 2"
|2004||LAX||Leland Pressman||Episode: "Finnegan Again, Begin Again"|
|2005||My Name Is Earl||Scott||Episode: "Stole Beer from a Golfer"|
|Hope & Faith||Jay||Episode: "Blood Is Thicker Than Daughter" |
Episode: "The Restaurant"
Episode: "Jay Date"
|2006||American Dad!||Arnie||Episode: "Irregarding Steve"|
|2006–2007||My Boys||Trouty||Episode: "Clubhouse Cancer" |
Episode: "Take One for the Team"
|2007–2019||The Big Bang Theory||Leonard Hofstadter||Nominated – Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (2011)|
Nominated – Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Television Series Musical or Comedy (2011)
|2009||Family Guy||Leonard Hofstadter||Episode: "Business Guy"|
|2011||Entourage||Himself||Recurring guest star|
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Thomson, Katherine. "Kaley Cuoco & Johnny Galecki Dated: 'Big Bang' Costars Together Two YEARS". The Huffington Post. Retrieved 2012-03-03.
- ↑ "Kaley Cuoco Secretly Dated Big Bang Theory Costar for 2 Years". US Weekly. Retrieved 2012-04-04.
- ↑ Simpson, Leah (February 2012). "'Big Bang Theory' star Johnny Galecki dating 'Pan Am's Kelli Garner?". Digital Spy.
- ↑ "Kelli Garner Goes Public with Johnny Galecki!". US Weekly. March 23, 2012.
- ↑ "What would Penny say? The Big Bang Theory's John Galecki is dating Pan Am's Kelli Garnerp". Daily Mail. February 214, 2012.
Other websites[change | change source]