He hails from Florida and is a graduate of the University of Florida. In 1985, he and a partner formed the comedy group COMEDIA in Atlanta, Georgia. He was brought to Los Angeles by ABC two years later and is a thirty year veteran of TV/film and theatre in Los Angeles. His credits range from “SEINFELD” to “24” to “HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER” and too much stuff in between to mention..
Posey has performed his critically acclaimed one-man show, FATHER, SON & HOLY COACH, throughout the country for 23 years. In the show, Posey seamlessly portrays 20 different people in the physical 90 minute production. It may be the only live production you'll ever see where the stage performer wrestles with himself and loses.
Posey also works extensively in the voice-over market and has shot more than 200 television commercials.
As a screenwriter, John has written screenplays for SONY, Disney and HBO. His feature script LEGENDARY, starring Patricia Clarkson, Danny Glover and Tyler Posey was released in the Fall of 2010.
His biopic about the famed 1940's-50's cultural icon "Gorgeous George" is set up at WWE Studios.
John is a speech writer, a ghost writer and has written on a wide range of subject matter. He has also created original syndicated programming for radio.
Tyler Posey is the other actor in the house and has worked consistently since the age of eight. He currently headlines MTV's hit series TEEN WOLF. John and Tyler have worked together on both stage, film and television. John's other son, Jesse Posey is a former college baseball pitcher and is now understudying film direction. John was married to Cyndi for 24 years, prior to her passing in 2014. He lives in the Los Angeles area.