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John Brotherton is an American actor. He is most known for playing Jared Banks on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live. He plays Sheppard in Furious 7.


Brotherton played Jared Banks on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live from August 10, 2007, until November 13, 2009, appearing as a vision on February 9, 2010. He also plays Matt Harmon, D.J. Tanner-Fuller|D.J.'s love interest, on the Netflix series Fuller House.

Personal life

Brotherton was born in Ellensburg, Washington. He moved with his family to Portland, Oregon, when he was 6 years old and attended elementary school in Portland. The family later moved to the Portland suburb of Beaverton, where Brotherton attended Whitford Junior High School and Beaverton High School, graduating from the latter in 1998. He married his longtime girlfriend Alison on June 7, 2008. They have two daughters. Brotherton attended Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon, and was a member of The Kappa Sigma fraternity.


Year Title Role Notes
2005 Pervert! Frat boy
2006 Analog Days Butler
2007 Smith and Mike on a Tuesday Smith Short film
2009 Surprise, Surprise Colin Alexandre
2010 Taken by Force Billy Crew
2010 Gone Mike MacGregor
2011 Sawdust City Franko
2012 True Love Jack Reilly
2012 Pearblossom Hwy Jeff Lawler
2012 Help for the Holidays Dave Gabriel Television film
2013 The Conjuring Brad Hamilton
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy Nova Starblaster Pilot
2015 Furious 7 Sheppard
2016 Precious Cargo Nicholas
Year Title Role Notes
2006 The Game Chuck Episode: "Gifted"
2007–10 One Life to Live Jared Banks Role held: August 10, 2007 – February 9, 2010
2010 Romantically Challenged Leo Episode: "Rebecca's One Night Stand"
2010 Drop Dead Diva Will Casey Episode: "Will & Grayson"
2011 Friends with Benefits Dr. Matt Episode: "The Benefit of the Mute Button"
2011 Free Agents Andrew Episode: "What I Did for Work"
2011 Dexter Joe Walker Episode: "Those Kinds of Things"
2011 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Kevin Fetzer Episode: "Crime After Crime"
2012 Fairly Legal Agent Hughes Episode: "Start Me Up"
2012 Jane by Design Dakota 2 episodes
2013 Family Tools Kevin Kirkpatrick Episode: "Jack Steps Up"
2013 Work It Dave Bowden Episode: "Masquerade Balls"
2014 Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street Duke Whitmore Episode: "Gortimer and the Leaky Dreamcatcher"
2014 Partners Jake Garrett Episode: "The Curious Case of Benjamin Butt-Ugly"
2014 Stalker Scott Mason Episode: "A Cry for Help"
2015 2 Broke Girls Agent Drake Episode: "And the Cupcake Captives"
2016 Timeless Gene Kranz Episode: "Space Race"
2016 Girlfriends of Christmas Past Anderson Whitmire TV Movie
2016-17 Fuller House Matt Harmon Recurring (Season 1), Main (Season 2) Main (Season 3) - Recurring (Season 4)