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Short Info

Net Worth$6 million dollars
Date Of BirthDecember 12, 1979, December 6, 1962
SpouseTaniesha Salmons, Fiona Hawthorne
MarkDeep, commanding voice
FactOnce suggested by Pierce Brosnan as an excellent candidate for the role of James Bond.

John Salmons is an American former professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was born on July 4, 1979, in Chicago, Illinois, to John and Shirley Salmons. He has two brothers, James and Joseph, and two sisters, Jennifer and Jessica. Salmons attended the University of Miami, where he played college basketball for the Hurricanes. He was drafted in the second round of the 2002 NBA draft by the San Antonio Spurs. He has also played for the Philadelphia 76ers, Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls, Sacramento Kings, New Orleans Pelicans, Atlanta Hawks, and Toronto Raptors. Salmons was a member of the Chicago Bulls team that won the NBA Championship in 2010. He has a career NBA earnings of over $50 million. Salmons is divorced from his wife, Shelly, with whom he has two children.

General Info

Full NameJohn Salmons
Net Worth$6 million dollars
Salary7.583 million USD
Date Of BirthDecember 12, 1979, December 6, 1962
Height1.98 m, 1.93 m
Weight94 kg
ProfessionMusician, Voice Actor
EducationUniversity of Miami, Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School, Ashcroft High School
NationalityAmerican, British


SpouseTaniesha Salmons, Fiona Hawthorne
ChildrenSaria Salmons, Josiah Salmons, Sasha Salmon, Ben Salmon, Rudi Salmon, Eden Salmon
ParentsJohn Salmons Sr., Sandra Salmons, Sylvia Ivy Brudenell Salmon
SiblingsTrudie Salmon


MoviesResident Evil: Retribution, Resident Evil, Alien vs. Predator, London Has Fallen, Punisher: War Zone, The World Is Not Enough, Tomorrow Never Dies, Die Another Day, The Bank Job, Exam, Blood: The Last Vampire, Match Point, Clubbed, Captives, Devil's Playground, The Statement, Annihilation Earth, Fre...
TV ShowsLimitless, Strike Back, Party Animals, Prime Suspect, Hex, Keen Eddie, Shine on Harvey Moon, Arrow, Dinotopia, Empire of Cricket

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#Marks / Signs
1Deep, commanding voice


1Was considered for the role of James Bond in Casino Royale (2006).
2Plays the drums and is an acclaimed jazz trumpeter. While filming the role of the trumpet-playing character Note Makoti in The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2008), he performed the concert scene himself.
3A fan of football and has appeared on the popular football show, Soccer am. He is a fan of his home town club, Luton Town FC .
4He was a guest call taker for the phone lines of the donations to The Prince's Trust 30th Birthday: Live.
5Frequently has a role in the films of Paul W.S. Anderson.
6His role in AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004) was written specifically for him.
7Has a sister, Trudie.
8Once suggested by Pierce Brosnan as an excellent candidate for the role of James Bond.
9Is ranked in People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in the World. [1993]
10Governor of Apple Computer's program.
11Son of Nurse Sylvia Ivy Brudenell Salmon (d. 22 September 1986).




Murder in Mind2003TV SeriesAlex Treeve
The Red Phone: Manhunt2002TV MovieCooper
Die Another Day2002Charles Robinson
Dinotopia2002TV Mini-SeriesOonu
Resident Evil2002One
Judge John Deed2001TV SeriesWilly Radcliff
My Kingdom2001The Chair
Mind Games2001TV MovieDCI Ricky Grover
Fanny and Elvis1999Alan
The World Is Not Enough1999Charles Robinson
Tomorrow Never Dies1997Chief of Staff Charles Robinson
Band of Gold1997TV SeriesRaymond
Gold1997TV SeriesRaymond Wallace
No Child of Mine1997TV MoviePaul
Deep Secrets1996TV MovieDetective Charlie Nolan
Tales from the Crypt1996TV SeriesJimmy Picket
Silent Witness1996TV SeriesSebastian Bird
All Men Are Mortal1995Chas
Shine on Harvey Moon1995TV SeriesNoah Hawksley
The Concrete Garden1994ShortIdol
Screen Two1994TV SeriesBob Maclean
Soldier Soldier1994TV SeriesCol Sgt Dennis Ryan
Murder Most Horrid1994TV SeriesLambert
Tomorrow Calling1993TV ShortBill
Between the Lines1993TV SeriesEric Hutchisson
Lovejoy1993TV SeriesRathbone
Prime Suspect 21992TV Mini-SeriesDS Robert Oswalde
I am Khama2019announcedKhama (voice)
Some Sweet Oblivious Antidote2017Short post-productionPastor
Imprisoned2017pre-production rumored
Double Play2017completedOld Ostrik
The RapturefilmingJean-Paul
Limitless2015-2016TV SeriesJarrod Sands
London Has Fallen2016Chief Hazard
Bucky2016ShortAdult Male
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret2010-2016TV SeriesHudson / Hudson Bear
Master of None2015TV SeriesColin
Meet Pursuit Delange: The Movie2015Sergeant Gabriel & Archangel Gabriel
No Offence2015TV SeriesDet. Supt. Darren Maclaren
A.D. The Bible Continues2015TV SeriesGabra
Could You Be My Match2015Short voice
The Musketeers2015TV SeriesTariq
Some Girls2012-2014TV SeriesRob Bennett
24: Live Another Day2014TV SeriesGeneral Coburn
Law & Order: UK2009-2014TV SeriesDoug Greer
Arrow2012-2014TV SeriesWalter Steele
Little Favour2013ShortJames
NTSF:SD:SUV2013TV SeriesGraham
Rita2013TV MovieColin Paige
Curiosity2012TV Series documentaryNarrator
One Square Mile: London2012ShortMax
Resident Evil: Retribution2012James 'One' Shade
There She Goes2012ShortDavid
Single Ladies2011-2012TV SeriesJerry Waters
The Family Firm2011TV MovieDS Sebastian Shaw
Death in Paradise2011TV SeriesVincent Carter
How to Stop Being a Loser2011Dennis
Family Man2011Sam
Moving Target2011Ralph
MI-52010TV SeriesAlton Beecher
Stalker2010/IILeo Fox
Devil's Playground2010Peter White
Rev.2010TV SeriesLeon
Strike Back2010TV SeriesJames Middleton
Just for the Record2010Maynard Stark
Dragon Soccer2010ShortNarrator
Annihilation Earth2009TV MovieRaja Rahim Bashir
Merlin2009TV SeriesAglain
Exam2009The Invigilator
The Omid Djalili Show2009TV Series007
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency2008-2009TV SeriesNote Makoti
Blood: The Last Vampire2009Powell
8.3 Minutes2008ShortProfessor Chamer
Punisher: War Zone2008Paul Budiansky
Credo2008Dr. Reynolds
Doctor Who2008TV SeriesDr Moon
The Bank Job2008Hakim Jamal
CR: Alien vs. Predator2007Video GameMaxwell Stafford
Secret Diary of a Call Girl2007TV SeriesMitchell
Love Story2007ShortDan
Party Animals2007TV SeriesStephen Templeton
The Outsiders2006TV MovieTrainer
Little Miss Jocelyn2006TV Series
Bad Girls2006TV SeriesRowan Dunlop Dr. Rowan Dunlop
Hex2004-2005TV SeriesDavid Tyrel
Match Point2005Ian
Sea of Souls2005TV SeriesPeter Locke
Trial & Retribution2004TV SeriesColin Thorpe
Headhunter: Redemption2004Video GameSupporting Characters (voice)
AVP: Alien vs. Predator2004Maxwell Stafford
Freeze Frame2004Detective Mountjoy
Keen Eddie2003-2004TV SeriesSupt. Nathanial Johnson
The Statement2003Father Patrice
Red Phone 22003TV MovieCooper
Dinotopia2002-2003TV SeriesOonu


Inside 'Die Another Day'2003Video documentary short special thanks


Judi Dench: All the World's Her Stage2016TV Movie documentaryHimself - Narrator (voice)
The British Soap Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Best Actress
Loose Women2014TV SeriesHimself
Daily Mirror: The Pride of Britain Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Narrator (voice)
Skyfall: Modern Day Bond2013TV Movie documentaryNarrator
Bond's Greatest Moments2013TV Movie documentaryHimself
Strictly Come Dancing2012TV SeriesHimself - Contestant / Himself
Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two2012TV Series documentaryHimself
Sunday Brunch2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Wildest Africa2011TV Series documentaryNarrator
The People Speak UK2010DocumentaryHimself
Breakfast2010TV SeriesHimself - Actor
Merlin: Secrets & Magic2009TV Series documentaryHimself
This Morning2004-2009TV SeriesHimself
Oil Spill: The Exxon Valdez Disaster2009TV Movie documentaryHimself - Narrator (voice)
The Making of 'Punisher: War Zone'2009Video shortHimself
Quantum of Solace: Royal World Premiere Special2008TV MovieHimself
Black Power Salute2008TV Movie documentaryNarrator
Doctor Who Confidential2008TV Series documentaryHimself
The Paul O'Grady Show2008TV SeriesHimself
Screen Nation Television and Film Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself
Richard & Judy2003-2007TV SeriesHimself
Screen Nation Television and Film Awards 20062006TV SpecialHimself
The Prince's Trust 30th Birthday: Live2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Revealed2005TV Series documentaryHimself - Narrator
3rd Irish Film and Television Awards2005TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter
Empires: Holy Warriors - Richard the Lionheart and Saladin2005TV Movie documentaryNarrator (voice)
Britain's Finest2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music2005TV Mini-Series documentaryNarrator
1st Annual Directors Guild of Great Britain DGGB Awards2004VideoHimself - Presenter
AVP: Production2004Video documentaryHimself
Inside 'Die Another Day'2003Video documentary shortHimself
James Bond: A BAFTA Tribute2002TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Die Another Day: From Script to Screen2002VideoHimself
Countdown to Tomorrow1997DocumentaryCharles Robinson
Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask1995DocumentaryFrantz Fanon

Archive Footage

Cinemassacre's Monster Madness2013TV Series documentaryMaxwell Stafford
Arrow: Year One2013TV MovieWalter Steele
Discovering Dinotopia2002TV Movie documentaryOonu (uncredited)
The World Is Not Enough2000Video GameCharles Robinson (uncredited)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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