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John Stamos          

Television and Broadway Actor Best Known for His Role as Jesse Katsopolis in the ABC Sitcom "Full House"

Stamos started his acting career with a role on the television show General Hospital as Blackie Parrish. Later he joined Full House as Adam Cochran, but he then changed the first name to Jesse before filming the premiere. During the second season he then changed his character's last name to Katsopolis to highlight his Greek heritage, which Stamos is very proud of. From 2006 to 2009, Stamos had a starring role on the NBC medical drama ER as Dr. Tony Gates. In September 2010 Stamos began a multi-episode arc as Dr. Carl Howell on the second season of the Fox series Glee.

He has subsequently appeared in numerous made-for-television films, stage productions and commercials. Stamos also has an active music career, having occasionally toured as a drummer with The Beach Boys, and having appeared on Broadway as the Master of Ceremonies in Cabaret. He expanded his career to include the role of J. Pierrepont Finch in Broadway's production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying! In September 2009, he began playing the role of Albert in the Broadway revival of Bye Bye Birdie. On July 10, 2012, Stamos began performances on Broadway in Gore Vidal's The Best Man as Senator Joseph Cantwell.

Since 2011, John Stamos has appeared in a series of commercials for Dannon's Greek yogurt brand Oikos; including his first Superbowl commercial which was aired during Superbowl 2012.

In 2015, Stamos starred in the new Fox comedy sitcom "Grandfathered." He also starred as Geroge in the 2016 film, "My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2."

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John Stamos Reads Negative Fuller House Reviews
Fuller House fans love seeing another generation of the Tanner family on their laptop screens. Critics? Not so much.
John Stamos shares touching video from the end of Full House
As fans new and old continue to weigh in on Fuller House, Netflix’s follow-up to Full House, John Stamos is looking back at the end of the original series in 1995. The actor, who reprises his role of Uncle Jesse for the Netflix run, posted video of the cast’s “final Full House bows” on Instagram. “In every end, there is also a beginning,” he wrote.
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Scott D. Pierce: John Stamos, 52, has been ‘Grandfathered’
John Stamos Is Out of Rehab and Looking Incredible: 'I'm Back!'
John Stamos is looking healthy and happy again. In his first tweet since entering rehab earlier this month for substance abuse, the 51-year-old Full House star ...
Full House Cast Reunion at Jeff Franklin Birthday Party : People.com
Lori Loughlin, John Stamos, Bob Saget and more from the hit series came together for a birthday party on Saturday night.
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John Stamos on "Full House" reunion: "We're working on something ...
It's been nearly 20 years since "Full House" went off the air, but you'd never know it -- syndication has kept episodes of the classic series and all its memorable ...
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