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from a Drug Overdose. Johnny went back to high school and didn’t continue seeking work in the entertainment field.  Johnny graduated HS then went on to college then on a mission for the LDS Church to Portugal.  Upon his return Johnny had grown up and Hollywood wasn’t happy to see a Grown Up Child Star.  Johnny continued to pursue production and other avenues for employment.  Currently, he works as a Substance Abuse Professional and Advocate while writing, teaching and acting.  For More About Jontinued to pursue production and other avenues for employment.  Currently, he works as a Substance Abuse Counselor/Advocate and is working on a Documentary on the Portuguese Drug Policy.

Johnny is best known for his work as “Jody” in the CBS Television Series, “Family Affair” 1966-1971. He went on to make 5 Walt Disney Films and to Star in the musical “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” 1973.  Johnny went on to Star in his own Saturday Morning Television Series for Sid and Marty Krofft Television in “Sigmund and the Sea Monsters” (NBC 1973-75)  

     In the summer of 1976, he received the news of his television sister, Mary Anissa Jones (BUFFY) passing


The Mission of Paso Por Paso is to support recovery programs and services for the treatment and recovery of individual addicts/alcoholics so that no individual will be deprived of needed substance abuse treatment due to their unique cultural and/or language barriers.  If you know of anyone who needs help and support and/or are interested in an intervention, in English, Spanish or Portuguese, please contact us.

La misión de Paso Por Paso es apoyar programas y servicios de recuperación para el tratamiento y la recuperación de los adictos/alcohólicos individuales para que ninguna persona se verán deprivada de tratamiento necesario del abuso de sustancias debido a las barreras únicas del idioma y cultura.

Si conocen alguien que necesita ayuda y/o apoyo y tal vez este interesado hacer una intervención en ingles, español o portugues contactenos.


“Actor’s Toolkit” Classes & Workshops by JOHNNY WHITAKER

Johnny is teaching his “Actor’s Toolkit” Classes to Children, Teens and Adults.  To find out how to find out when he is coming to your area, please E-mail johnny@johnnywhitaker.com for more information.  Johnny’s classes can also be used to help your organization with fundraisers and corporate “team building skills” it is not only fun and entertaining, but educational as well.  


You & your co-workers and/or your kids can learn from a professional, scene techniques, cold reading, acting and performing for the film/television camera and stage. Techniques that only someone who has DONE it and BEEN there can show you. Even if you aren’t an actor, you will learn “HOW TO ACT”.  You’ll have a fun, entertaining, team building and educational event for all ages and skill levels!!

For more information:  Contact johnny@johnnywhitaker.com

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Actor, Director, Child Advocate, Drug Counselor, Advocate for Mental Health &
Substance Abuse Disorders and Jail & Prison Reform

JUNE 17, 2016

WERE BAAAACK!!
After 40 years SIGMUND is BACK

This spring I had the priviledge and honor to join the NEW Johnny and Scott for the REMAKE of Sigmund who hasnt aged a bit. The story has changed a bit, but the same hijinks from the old days. Click to get MORE info!!

Very proud and honored to share a bit of my story with FOX News. Read it and let me know what you think. Just came back from

three weeks in Portugal where I was working on my next project, Did Portugal Get it Right? One Mans Journey through the Drug Policy of Portugal. Fox News broke the news and Im really excited about it. Keep watching for more

JUNE 1, 2016