Member Profiles

John Mahoney


John Mahoney has been a Steppenwolf Theatre Company ensemble member since 1979. Most recent theatre appearences include The Herd, The Seafarer, I Never Sang for My Father (Steppenwolf Theatre Company); The Outgoing Tide, A Life (Northlight Theatre); Prelude to a Kiss (Broadway) and Romance (Almeida Theatre). He has appeared in more than 30 Steppenwolf Theatre Company productions. He received a Tony Award for his performance in The House of Blue Leaves. Film credits include Moonstruck, Tin Men, Say Anything, Primal Fear, Barton Fink and, most recently, Flipped. On television Mahoney starred in Dinner at Eight, H.E.L.P., The Human Factor and Frasier.

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Credits & Awards


Almost Salinas; She's the One; Primal Fear; The American President; Tin Men; Barton Fink; The Hudsucker Proxy; Moonstruck; Say Anything; Suspect.


Broadway: The House of Blue Leaves Irish Repertory Theatre: Long Days Journey into Night National Jewish Theatre: After the Fall Geffen Playhouse: The Weir The Nation Theatre: The Drawer Boy The Almeida: Romance


ER; Frasier (NBC); Nothing Sacred (ABC).


Tony Award (The House of Blue Leaves); Clarence Derwent Award and Theatre World Award (Orphans); Emmy Award and Golden Globe nominations (Frasier).

Member Profiles

John Mahoney

John  Mahoney