John Bowler confesses to be a bit of a mongrel in nature as well as background. Born in London - mum was Anglo-Indian, Dad was a cockney. He was raised in Newcastle, educated in Yorkshire, trained at RSAMD Glasgow. Middle of five kids and married to an actress; writer Judi Lamb with two kids.
John also has writing as another string to his bow. In the 80's and 90's he was in a comedy writing partnership with TV Director, Rick Platt.