Johnathon Schaech Back to Main
BORN: September 10, 1969
BIRTHPLACE: Baltimore, Maryland
HEIGHT: 6'0"
Significant Other: Leslie Julie Schaech
ON WHOSAY SINCE: Feb 6, 2014
HOMETOWN: Edgewood, Maryland

5 Things You Didn't Know About Me

  • I dated Ellen Degeneres. It's on YOUTUBE
  • Much like Channing Tatum I danced to pay for college.
  • I have a book coming out this year about my baseball hero, RICK DEMPSEY.
  • I wrote for Stephen King with my writing partner Richard Chizmar.
  • I'm dyslexic.


Johnathon Schaech is currently shooting Texas Rising for the HISTORY CHANNEL. He was most recently seen starring in a memorable season-long arc on the Showtime hit series RAY DONOVAN opposite Liev Schreiber and Jon Voight.
Currently in theatres, he can be seen in Liongate’s PRINCE opposite Jason Patric. Other recent feature credits include Todd Robinson’s THE PHANTOM opposite Ed Harris and Renny Harlin’s 5 DAYS OF WAR.
Johnathon made his star turn with studio films such as HUSH opposite Gwyneth Paltrow and Jessica Lange; AMERICAN QUILT opposite Winona Ryder; and fan favorite Tom Hank’s THAT THING YOU DO!
Throughout his career, Johnathon has starred in award winning indies and worked with some of the industry’s most respected actors and directors.
Greg Araki’s THE DOOM GENERATION opposite Rose McGowan; Stephen Elliott’s WELCOME TO WOOP WOOP; and LITTLE CHENIER with Clifton Collins, which won 8 major film festivals.
Some of his past television roles include the title characters in TNT’s HOUDINI and ABC’s JUDAS. He has starred opposite Christina Applegate in NBC’S SUZANNE’S DIARIES TO NICHOLAS; and opposite Heather Locklear in Lifetime’s ANGELS FALL.
Johnathon played the lead role in Sony’s PROM NIGHT, and had supporting roles in both TAKERS and QUARANTINE.
Upcoming projects include VICE opposite Bruce Willis and Amber Heard; and CBS Films’ horror / thriller 7500
Most recently he's taken on the role of Dad. Camden Quinn Schaech was born 9/12/2014.

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