John Aylward was an American actor. Perhaps his most well-known for playing the former DNC chairman Barry Goodwin on the NBC television series The West Wing and for playing Dr. Donald Anspaugh on the NBC television series ER.
He was also the voice of Dr. Arne Magusson in Half-Life 2 Episode 2.
Aylward was raised in Seattle, Washington. He attended St. Joseph’s Grade School and then went on to Prep High School.
However, he graduated from Garfield High School with a degree in 1965.
In 1970, he graduated from the University of Washington’s Professional Actor’s Training Program.
He was one of the founders members of Seattle’s Empty Space Theatre in 1973.
He also worked as a company member at the Seattle Repertory Theatre for 15 year until he became an actor on television and film in the 1990s.
John Aylward Children: Who Are His Kids?
The late John Aylward was married to Mary Fields, and together, the couple had two children; Lesley Aylward and John Aylward.
Much details of his kids are not available on the internet, only their names are known, as John Aylward was someone who kept his personal life secret, and did not speak about his children.
Born on November 7, 1946, Seattle, Washington, United States, John Aylward died on May 16, 2022, in Seattle, Washington, United States, at the age of 75.