John Robert Hoffman

John Robert Hoffman


  • Known For: Writing
  • Birthday: 01-01-1970
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
  • Also Known As:

    John Hoffman

  • Popularity: 3.43
  • Homepage: N/A


John Robert Hoffman (most often known simply as John Hoffman) is an American actor/screenwriter. In addition to acting in films, television, and theatre, he wrote screenplays for films such as Indianapolis, Queen of the Jews, aka Queen Bess, and The Last of Sheila. He made his writing/directing debut with the 2003 MGM and Jim Henson Pictures film Good Boy!. Hoffman has also contributed, as both a writer and producer, to the HBO series Looking (2014–2015) and the Netflix series Grace and Frankie (2016–). In 2021, Hoffman co-created the Hulu original series Only Murders in the Building, alongside Steve Martin. John Hoffman was also the Mad Hatter in Disney's 1991 children's live-action television series Adventures in Wonderland. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Robert Hoffman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.



Year Movie Character
1998 Northern Lights as Joe Scarlotti
1994 Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women as Jeff Googooly
2003 Good Boy!
2008 Igor
2003 Good Boy!
1998 Northern Lights
1998 Northern Lights
Photo Name Department
1992 Adventures in Wonderland (100 episode) as Mad Hatter
1992 The Larry Sanders Show (1 episode) as David
1994 Fortune Hunter (13 episode) as Harry Flack
2014 Looking (3 episode) Writing as (Writer)
2015 Grace and Frankie (5 episode) Writing as (Writer)
2015 Grace and Frankie (2 episode) Directing as (Director)
2021 Only Murders in the Building (10 episode) Production as (Executive Producer)
2021 Only Murders in the Building (5 episode) Writing as (Writer)
2015 Grace and Frankie (26 episode) Production as (Co-Executive Producer)
2015 Grace and Frankie (55 episode) Production as (Executive Producer)
1953 The Oscars (2 episode) Writing as (Writer)
2014 Looking (10 episode) Production as (Co-Executive Producer)
2014 Looking (8 episode) Production as (Consulting Producer)
2021 Only Murders in the Building (2 episode) Directing as (Director)
2021 Only Murders in the Building ( episode) Creator as (Creator)

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