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John Ondrasik

Soundtrack | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
August Rush (2007) | The Blind Side (2009) | Chicken Little (2005)
AKA 
Five for Fighting
BORN 
Jan 7, 1965 (age 52)
HEIGHT 
5' 10½" (1.79m)

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Past Film & Video (11 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Blind SideThe Blind Side Writer ("Chances")  Less 2009 $29MM $256MM
  • Primary photo for Brothers at WarBrothers at War Performer ("Brothers In Arms"), Writer ("Brothers In Arms")  Less 2009 $153K
  • Primary photo for August RushAugust Rush Performer ("King of the Earth"), Producer ("Break"), Writer ("Break", "King of the Earth")  Less 2007 $30MM $32MM
  • Primary photo for ZoomZoom Writer ("Superman (It's Not Easy)")  Less 2006 $35MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for Chicken LittleChicken Little Producer ("All I Know")  Less 2005 $150MM $135MM
  • Primary photo for The Sisterhood of the Traveling PantsThe Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants Writer ("IF GOD MADE YOU (MARK ENDERT REMIX)", "THESE DAYS")  Less 2005 $25MM $39MM
  • Primary photo for Raising HelenRaising Helen Writer ("Sister Sunshine")  Less 2004 $50MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! Writer ("Something About You")  Less 2004 $24MM $17MM
  • Primary photo for Employee of the MonthEmployee of the Month Writer ("Love Song")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for My Gift: Piolo Pascual First Time in ConcertMy Gift: Piolo Pascual First Time in Concert (Video) Writer ("Superman (It's Not Easy)")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for BanditsBandits Writer ("Superman (It's Not Easy)" (2000))  Less 2001 $75MM $42MM
Past Television (13 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The VoiceThe Voice (TV Series) Writer ("Superman (It's Not Easy)") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Army WivesArmy Wives (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ("Slice") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Ghost WhispererGhost Whisperer (TV Series) Performer ("I Just Love You") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Performer ("Chances") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2008–2009 2
    • Do Over (Oct 16, 2009) Performer ("Chances") (uncredited)  Less
    • Big Chills (Oct 10, 2008) Performer ("I Just Love You") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Criminal MindsCriminal Minds (TV Series) Writer ("The Riddle") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for ScrubsScrubs (TV Series) Writer ("Easy Tonight") ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Writer ("100 Years") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Performer ("Easy Tonight") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002–2006 2
    • My Half-Acre (Feb 7, 2006) Writer ("100 Years") (uncredited)  Less
    • My Blind Date (Jan 8, 2002) Performer ("Easy Tonight") (uncredited), Writer ("Easy Tonight") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Drawn TogetherDrawn Together (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Canadian IdolCanadian Idol (TV Series) Writer ("Superman (It's Not Easy)") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Top 2 Performances (Sep 13, 2005) Writer ("Superman (It's Not Easy)")  Less
  • Primary photo for JAGJAG (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for American DreamsAmerican Dreams (TV Series) Singer in the Lair ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Searching for David's HeartSearching for David's Heart (TV Movie) Writer ("100 Years")  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for One Tree HillOne Tree Hill (TV Series) Writer ("100 Years") ( 1 episode, 2004 ) , Performer ("100 Years") ( 1 episode, 2004 ) , Performer ("NYC Weather Report") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 2
    • The Games That Play Us (May 11, 2004) Performer ("NYC Weather Report") (uncredited)  Less
    • Spirit in the Night (Apr 6, 2004) Performer ("100 Years") (uncredited), Writer ("100 Years") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for SmallvilleSmallville (TV Series) Performer ("100 Years") ( 1 episode, 2004 ) , Writer ("Superman") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002–2004 2
    • Hereafter (Feb 4, 2004) Performer ("100 Years") (uncredited)  Less
    • Stray (Apr 16, 2002) Writer ("Superman") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Performer ("Easy Tonight") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
Self (17 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for 2015 Hero Dog Awards2015 Hero Dog Awards (TV Movie) Himself - Performer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest / Themselves / Himself / Musical Guest / Themselves - Musical Guest ( 8 episodes, 2001–2013 )  Less 2001–2013
    • Episode #21.215 (Sep 17, 2013) Himself - Musical Guest (as Five for Fighting)  Less
    • Episode #15.13 (Jan 18, 2007) Themselves  Less
    • Episode #14.148 (Aug 7, 2006) Himself / Musical Guest  Less
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  • Primary photo for Army WivesArmy Wives (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Penguin LamentPenguin Lament (Short) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Early ShowThe Early Show (TV Series) Himself - Performer ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Extreme Makeover: Home EditionExtreme Makeover: Home Edition (TV Series) Themselves ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Call + ResponseCall + Response Self  Less 2008 $200K $215K
  • Primary photo for Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day TelethonJerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Rome Is BurningRome Is Burning (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Live with Regis and Kathie LeeLive with Regis and Kathie Lee (TV Series) Themselves / Musical Guest / Himself ( 3 episodes, 2004–2007 )  Less 2004–2007
  • Primary photo for CD USACD USA (TV Series) Themselves ( 2 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Walmart SoundcheckWalmart Soundcheck (TV Series) Themselves ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Amazon Fishbowl with Bill MaherAmazon Fishbowl with Bill Maher (TV Series) Themselves ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Tony Danza ShowThe Tony Danza Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
    • Episode #1.16 (Oct 4, 2004) Himself (as Five for Fighting)  Less
  • Primary photo for I Love the '90sI Love the '90s (TV Series) Himself  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Themselves ( 2 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002
  • Primary photo for The Concert for New York CityThe Concert for New York City (TV Special) Performer (as Five for Fighting)  Less 2001

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