JOHN SPEREDAKOS - Cornelius Murphy
I SELL THE DEAD is John’s fourth collaboration with Larry Fessenden and Glass Eye Pix, having appeared in WENDIGO (as Otis), Ti West’s THE ROOST and, briefly, in Larry’s upcoming THE LAST WINTER. Other film work includes INSIDE MAN (dir. Spike Lee), FANTASTIC FOUR, RULES OF ENGAGEMENT (dir. William Friedkin), SCHOOL TIES, JERSEY GIRL, TOWN DIARY, and THE TRADE. John plays a starring role in the upcoming indie film UNCONSCIOUS, directed by Brad Wigor.
Numerous television credits include a recurring role on Denis Leary’s “Rescue Me”, and recent work on “Law & Order”, “Law & Order CI”, and “Law & Order SVU”. John was directed by Sidney Lumet in “100 Centre Street”, was a series regular on Oprah Winfrey’s “Brewster Place” and ABC’s “Sirens”, and played Buck in the CBS mini-series “Return to Lonesome Dove”. Other TV roles include “Queens Supreme”, “Education of Max Bickford”, “New York Undercover” and “Far East” (PBS).
His stage work includes Broadway (‘A View from the Bridge’), the national tour of ‘Death of a Salesman’ (with Hal Holbrook), and numerous off-Broadway productions including last summer’s NY Fringe Festival premier “This Won’t Take Long” by David M. Korn.