John Asher

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John Mallory Asher
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Born John Mallory
(1971-01-13) January 13, 1971 (age 48)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Other names John Mallory Asher
Occupation actor, film director, screenwriter
Years active 1990–present
Spouse(s) Vanessa Lee Asher (1994-1996; divorced)
Jenny McCarthy (1999–2005; divorced)
Children 1

John Mallory Asher (born January 13, 1971) is an American actor, film director and screenwriter. He is perhaps best known for his performance as Gary on the USA Networks' series spinoff of the movie Weird Science.

Early life

Asher was born John Mallory in Los Angeles, California, to actor, Edward Mallory and actress Joyce Bulifant. He was adopted by Bulifant's third husband, producer/director William Asher.

Personal life

Asher married actress Jenny McCarthy on September 11, 1999. Their son Evan Joseph Asher was born on May 18, 2002, and was diagnosed with autism.[1] They divorced in September 2005.[2][3][4][5][6]





  • Dirty Love (2005) (producer) (as John Mallory Asher)


  • Mating Rituals 101 (2004)


  • Tooken (2015)
  • Chick Flick (1998)


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