Jonathan Stark

Jonathan Stark is an American television producer, screenwriter, and actor. He created—along with his writing partner, Tracy Newman—the sitcom According to Jim and won an Emmy for his co-writing on “The Puppy Episode” in which Ellen DeGeneres’s character Ellen Morgan came out of the closet on Ellen in 1997.

He is best known for playing the vampire bodyguard and servant Billy Cole in Fright Night (1985), Sergeant Krieger in Project X (1987), and Charlie in House II: The Second Story (1987).