There are two artists named John Waters. 1. John Russell Waters (born 8 December 1948, London) is a film, theatre and television actor and musician best known in Australia, to where he moved in 1968. He has been in the industry for over 40 years, and was part of the Australian children's series, Play School, for almost 20 years.
In 1990 David Stratton wrote that Waters "has been in more bad films than most other actors around".