John Corbett is an American actor and country music singer, best known for his roles in the television series “Northern Exposure” and “Sex and the City,” as well as the films “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” and its sequel.
Corbett’s career in film and television spans several decades, with a variety of roles that have garnered him a loyal following. In addition to his iconic role as Chris Stevens in “Northern Exposure,” he gained widespread recognition for his portrayal of Aidan Shaw in “Sex and the City.” His film credits include “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” where he played Ian Miller, and its sequel, “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2.” He has also appeared in “Raising Helen,” “The Messengers,” and “Ramona and Beezus,” among others.
Over the years, Corbett has collaborated with a multitude of artists and celebrities. He worked with Sarah Jessica Parker and Kim Cattrall in “Sex and the City,” Rob Morrow and Janine Turner in “Northern Exposure,” and Nia Vardalos in “My Big Fat Greek Wedding.” Other collaborations include Kate Hudson in “Raising Helen,” Kristen Stewart in “The Messengers,” Joey King in “Ramona and Beezus,” Connie Britton in “Volcano,” and Dianne Wiest in “The Lookout.” He also shared the screen with Steve Zahn in “Management” and Donald Sutherland in “The Con is On.”
Corbett has received several awards and distinctions throughout his career. He was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for his role in “Northern Exposure.” He also received a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for his performance in “Sex and the City.” Additionally, he won a Prism Award for his role in the television movie “Lucky.”