John Karlen

John Karlen

John Karlen  American Actor


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First Name John
Last Name Karlen
Full Name at Birth John Adam Karlewicz
Age 83 years
Birthday 28th May, 1933
Birthplace New York City, New York, U.S.
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Dark Shadows, Cagney & Lacey
Year(s) Active 1957–2010

John Karlen (born John Adam Karlewicz; May 28, 1933) is an American character actor who played multiple roles (Willie Loomis, Carl Collins, William H. Loomis, Desmond Collins, Alex Jenkins and Kendrick Young) on the ABC serial Dark Shadows, in various episodes between 206 and 1245, which aired from 1966-1971.

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Cagney & Lacey: True Convictions1996Harvey LaceyTV Movie
Cagney & Lacey: Together Again1995Harvey LaceyTV Movie
Through the Glass Ceiling1995Harvey LaceyTV Show
Cagney & Lacey: The Return1994Harvey LaceyTV Movie
MacShayne: Winner Takes All1994Waldo ChurchTV Movie
Roseanne: An Unauthorized Biography1994Jerry BarrTV Movie
Surf Ninjas1993MacMovie
Without Warning: Terror in the Towers1993Jack McAllisterTV Movie
Calendar Girl, Cop, Killer? The Bambi Bembenek Story1992John GarnerTV Movie
Mad About You1992Gus StempleTV Show
The Dark Wind1991Jake WestMovie
In a Child's Name1991Joe SilvanoTV Movie
Perry Mason: The Case of the Glass Coffin1991Jake MorrisonTV Movie
Nightmare on the 13th Floor1990Sgt MaddenTV Movie
Babycakes1989AlTV Movie
Snoops1989Lieutenant Sam AkersTV Show
Jackée1989Nathan PollackTV Movie
The Cover Girl and the Cop1989Lieutenant WingoTV Movie
Police Story: Burnout1988Capt. HarrisonTV Movie
Daddy1987Mike BurnetteTV Movie
Downpayment on Murder1987AlbertTV Movie
Native Son1986MaxMovie
The Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer1986ChapelTV Movie
Welcome Home, Bobby1986GeffinTV Movie
2271985Nathan PollackTV Show
Hostage Flight1985DiSalvoTV Movie
Gimme an 'F'1984Bucky BerkshireMovie
Impulse1984Bob RussellMovie
Racing with the Moon1984Mr. NashMovie
Finder of Lost Loves1984Doctor Arthur BarwellTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Lt. Martin McGinnTV Show
The New Mike Hammer1984Adam SimonTV Show
The Winds of War1983Ed (PBY pilot)TV Show
Bay City Blues1983ClancyTV Show
Rosie: The Rosemary Clooney Story1982Uncle GeorgeTV Movie
Fame1982Detective KesslerTV Show
King's Crossing1982SheriffTV Show
Pennies from Heaven1981The DetectiveMovie
American Playhouse1981Reverend WalkerTV Show
Cagney & Lacey1981Harvey LaceyTV Show
Hill Street Blues1981LoomisTV Show
Strike Force1981District Attorney TrentonTV Show
American Dream1981Coach RitterTV Show
The Long Days of Summer1980Duane HaleyTV Movie
The Return of Mod Squad1979MartyTV Movie
The Last Ride of the Dalton Gang1979Charlie PowersTV Movie
Supertrain1979QuinnTV Show
Trapper John, M.D.1979MartyTV Show
Kaz1978TV Show
Sword of Justice1978Jerry LombardiTV Show
Vega$1978Geddes, Eddie StolvakTV Show
Colorado C.I.1978KesslerTV Movie
Killer's Delight1978DannyMovie
ABC Weekend Specials1977Bill LeggettTV Show
Lou Grant1977Ken NavarettiTV Show
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries1977Rocky McQueTV Show
A Small Town in Texas1976LennyMovie
Charlie's Angels1976Leonard ChaffeyTV Show
Hunter1976Power plant workerTV Show
Most Wanted1976Red MurphyTV Show
Quincy M.E.1976Customs Agent BriceTV Show
Serpico1976Eddie HibbardTV Show
The Feather and Father Gang1976BentonTV Show
Trilogy of Terror1975Thomas AmmanTV Movie
The Kansas City Massacre1975Sam CowleyTV Movie
Joe Forrester1975TV Show
Starsky and Hutch1975Deputy D.A. StantonTV Show
Mobile One1975Mickey ScanlonTV Show
Delancey Street: The Crisis Within1975Richard CopellTV Movie
Melvin Purvis G-MAN1974'Tony' Anthony RedecciTV Movie
Shazam!1974Nick RobertsTV Show
The Rockford Files1974LeoTV Show
The Picture of Dorian Gray1973Alan CampbellTV Movie
Barnaby Jones1973Johnny Alban, Easy EddieTV Show
Kojak1973Hicks, PinkyTV Show
Police Story1973ShepTV Show
The Magician1973Jim RussellTV Show
Wide World Mystery1973Otto Roget, The Detective, Frank LinwoodTV Show
Doc Elliot1973Vincent ParkerTV Show
Shirts/Skins1973Herbie BushTV Movie
The Invasion of Carol Enders1973David HastingsTV Movie
Egan1973Jack, Ida DeveauxTV Movie
Night of Terror1972Pete ManningTV Movie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972Joe FarrellTV Show
The Sixth Sense1972EdTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972Nat Reeves, VernonTV Show
Daughters of Darkness1971StefanMovie
Night of Dark Shadows1971Alex JenkinsMovie
All in the Family1971LeoTV Show
The Waltons1971Rev. Ezekiel L. HenshawTV Show
House of Dark Shadows1970Willie LoomisMovie
Medical Center1969Danny Taggert, Frank CraneTV Show
Hawaii Five-O1968HarrisTV Show
Mod Squad1968Johnny WexfordTV Show
Hidden Faces1968Sharkey PrimroseTV Show
Love Is a Many Splendored Thing1967Jock PorterTV Show
Mannix1967Hood #1TV Show
N.Y.P.D.1967Gary DoyleTV Show
Dark Shadows1966Willie LoomisTV Show
Hawk1966John PolanskiTV Show
Another World1964Casey (1970)TV Show
East Side/West Side1963Billy ConradTV Show
Stoney Burke1962MickeyTV Show
The Gallant Men1962Lt. TyrellTV Show
The Detectives1959FrankieTV Show
Brenner1959Ben LaneyTV Show
Naked City1958ChuckTV Show
From These Roots1958Unknown (1958)TV Show
Armstrong Circle Theatre1950Pfc. James CookTV Show
The Big Story1949Andy FranksTV Show
Kraft Theatre1947Young manTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

JackilynMar 3, 2011

I liked him as Willie and loved him as Harv! Better mustache than Tom Selleck!

NarancichFeb 2, 2010

My aunt dated John Karlen back in the 60`s. I remember him at Christmas one year at my Grandmother`s house in Saint Louis MO

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