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Creator / John Larroquette

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John Bernard Larroquette (born November 25, 1947 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is an American actor, voice actor, stage actor and director.

His most famous roles include the lecherous lawyer Dan Fielding on Night Court (for which he won a then-record four consecutive Emmys before he removed himself from consideration), manipulative psychopath Joey Heric on The Practice, mature and staid lawyer Carl Sack on Boston Legal and as the Annex's caretaker on The Librarians.


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  • Breakout Character: His characters (especially Dan Fielding and Joey Heric) tend to stand out in spite of being a part of an ensemble cast. As such, he has received numerous accolades and awards for his roles.
  • Old Shame: How he feels about Payne, a short-lived American version of Fawlty Towers.
  • What Could Have Been: There were talks for his popular Night Court character Dan Fielding to receive his own spinoff, but Larroquette declined.

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