John Pyper-Ferguson


John Pyper-Ferguson Trivia


  • Trivia

    • Although his was born in Australia, John Pyper-Ferguson is quick to point out that he is a proud Canadian.

    • One of his favorite albums is Ween's 12 Golden Country Greats.

    • John Pyper-Ferguson has appeared onstage playing roles such as Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet, Bernie in Human Remains, and Dean Rebel in Trafford Tanzi.

    • His first television role was as Sonny Hamilton in the Canadian prime-time drama series Hamilton's Quest.

    • When Bruce Campbell was asked his opinion on his Adventures of Brisco County Jr. co-star John Pyper-Ferguson this is what he said: "J.P. Ferguson is one of those actors who so enjoys his craft, that he tends to steal the scenes he is in, merely by out-enjoying the other actors around him. He's not even an idiot, either ...."

    • He often goes by the nickname Pyper.

    • John Pyper-Ferguson is a serious hockey fan who also enjoys baseball, hiking and taking road trips.

    • Walter Wannamaker Day at the Plate vs. the Downtown Demons Monster on the Mound is the title of a one-man show that John has written and performed.

    • His career on television began with his performance as Pete Hutter in The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. during the 1992-1993 television season.

    • His first feature film role came in Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II, a 1987 slasher film.

    • A fan of action movies, John Pyper-Ferguson enjoys the performances of Nicholas Cage, Samuel L. Jackson, and Kevin Spacey.

    • He is a lover of music and plays guitar.

    • In 1992 he was nominated for a Gemini award for his guest role as Brion Cullen an episode of the Highander entitled Courage.

    • He appeared in the movie Stay Tuned.

  • Quotes

    • John Pyper-Ferguson: (On doing most of his own stunts.) I fall down a lot. Sometimes another fella falls down for me but mostly I manage to fall down without to much help.