Ten fun facts about Don Johnson


Fact 1
He also played the lead role in the 1990s cop series, Nash Bridges.

Fact 2
Johnson studied drama at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.

Fact 3
Johnson is a Golden Globe winning actor for his role in Miami Vice.


Fact 4
His first major role was in the 1969 Los Angeles stage production of Fortune and Men's Eyes, in which he played Smitty, the lead role.

Fact 5
He is also a singer, songwriter, producer, and director.

Fact 6
A 1967 graduate of South High School, he was involved in the high school's theater program.

Fact 7
He was a winner of the American Power Boat Association Offshore World Cup.

Fact 8
He has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Fact 9
As a senior, he played the lead role of Tony in West Side Story.

Fact 10
Johnson has spoken about his draft-exempt status and his dislike for war.


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Short about Don Johnson
is an American actor and recording artist perhaps best known for his lead role as James “Sonny” Crockett in the 1980s television series, Miami Vice