The actor of Greek origin, John Aniston, father of Jennifer Aniston, has just died on November 11, at the age of 89.
John Aniston, actor and father of Jennifer Aniston died on November 11 at the age of 89. “Dear Dad… John Anthony Aniston, you were one of the most beautiful humans I have ever known. I will love you until the end of time,” Jennifer Aniston posted on Instagram on Monday for salute the memory of his father.
Born in Crete in 1933, John Aniston, real name Ioánnis Antónios Anastasákis, was best known for his recurring role on the series Days of our lives (Days and Lives), in which he first played in 1970 in the skin of Dr. Eric Richards, before leaving the soap opera.
More than 2800 episodes of “Days of our lives”
Returning to the cast in 1985, he now plays Victor Kiriakis, and made appearances in the soap opera until very recently. He is thus credited in more than 2800 episodes.
Actor of series, John Aniston also played in emblematic series of the 1960s like The Virginian Where Impossible mission. We also saw it in kojakin 1974, of which his friend Telly Savalas, godfather of Jennifer Aniston, was the hero.
In the 1980s, he also played a recurring role in the series Search for Tomorrow (It’s already tomorrow). In the following years, we meet him in supercopter, Star Trek: Voyager, To the White House Where Gilmore Girls. Or in Greek weddingthe series based on the film.
More recently, he appeared in 2009 in the detective series Cold Case: Closed Cases and in madmen in 2010.