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John Gallagher, Jr.
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Key Information
Character Jim Harper
First episode "We Just Decided To"
Last episode "The Greater Fool"
Credits 10 episodes (see below)
Birthdate June 17, 1984
Birthplace Wilmington, Delaware, USA

John Gallagher, Jr., born June 17, 1984 in Wilmington, Delaware, USA, is an actor. He plays Jim Harper in the HBO series The Newsroom. He stars in the first season and debuts in the pilot episode "We Just Decided To". He is known for his roles in the films Pieces of April, Jonah Hex, Whatever Works and Margaret.



Season 1 credits
"We Just Decided To" "News Night 2.0" "The 112th Congress" "I'll Try to Fix You" "Amen"
"Bullies" "5/1" "The Blackout Part I: Tragedy Porn" "The Blackout Part II: Mock Debate" "The Greater Fool"