Fast Facts

  • Born in Belgium while his father was serving in the U.S. Air Force.
  • Began performing in community theater at age 7.
  • Acted alongside Roseanne and Tom Arnold in the TV movie Backfield in Motion in 1992, which led to him being cast on Roseanne's show.
  • When he first appeared on Roseanne, his character was given the name "Kevin" although he was supposed to be named "David."  He already played a character named "David" on another show, Billy, so the producers changed it, and then changed it back when Billy was canceled.
  • Appeared in the Dave Matthews Band video for "Satellite."
  • Made his Broadway debut in The Little Dog Laughed on November 13, 2006, where he appeared on stage totally nude.
  • Was a finalist in PETA's 2012 Sexiest Celebrity Vegetarian contest.

Awards

  • 2011, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2012, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2011, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2013, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2014, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2012, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical: Nominee
  • 2015, Critics' Choice Television Awards — Best Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2015, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Kelli Garner — Ex-significant Other
  • Richard Galecki — Father
  • Mary Lou Galecki — Mother
  • Nick Galecki — Brother
  • Allison — Sister
  • Kaley Cuoco — Ex-significant Other

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Details

  • Birth Name: John Mark Galecki
  • Birth Place: Bree, Belguim
  • Birthday: April 30, 1975, Taurus
  • Profession: Actor

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