|Place of birth||:||Alexandria, Minnesota, USA|
|Also Known as||:||John Perkins|
John Hawkes (born John Marvin Perkins; September 11, 1959) is an American film and television actor. He is known for his portrayal of the merchant Sol Star on the HBO series Deadwood, his role in Eastbound & Down, and his Academy Award-nominated performance as the menacing backwoods meth addict Teardrop in Winter's Bone. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Hawkes, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.