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|Currently, Don Johnson is filming Moondance Alexander
in Calgary,Canada. Moondance Alexander is about a misfit girl who meets a
trainer (Johnson) and his horse. She makes a deal to look after the horse in
exchange for being able to ride it and turns her life around. It is written and
directed by Michael Damian (Danny Romalotti on Young and the Restless).
Just Legal Sadly,
Don Johnson's new show was cancelled after only 3 episodes.
|Don Johnson was born December 15, 1949 in Flatt Creek,
Missouri. He attended the University of Kansas on a drama
Johnson had a few early acting successes in the Magic
Garden of Stanley Sweetheart (1970), Harrad Experiment (1973) and the cult
favorite, A Boy and his Dog (1975). While he got acting jobs through the
ensuing years, they were largely lackluster movies.
Then he read for
Anthony Yerkovich for the part of a Miami cop named Sonny Crockett. Yerkovich
wanted Don Johnson for the part. He WAS Sonny Crockett. But studio execs had
their doubts. Johnson had acted in a series of failed pilots and he had a
reputation for fast living.
Then Don Johnson read for NBC studio honchos
who asked him to read with Philip Michael Thomas. The chemistry between the
actors was electric. And Don Johnson got the part of James "Sonny"
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