Watch the video: "Miami Vice" star Don Johnson – What is the cult actor doing today?
Don Johnson is one of the TV stars of the 1980s.
As James "Sonny" Crockett, he becomes world famous with the television series "Miami Vice".
From 1984 to 1989, 111 episodes were shot in five seasons.
But what does the actor do after the cult series ends?
After "Miami Vice" Johnson tries to gain a foothold in the film business, but without success.
Films like "The Hot Spot" or "Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man" fail at the box office.
Johnson returns to his TV career.
As the hero of the crime series "Nash Bridges", he celebrated another TV success in 1996. By 2001, 122 episodes were produced in six seasons.
After 2001, Don Johnson increasingly appeared in supporting and guest roles.
Well-known examples are the movies "Django Unchained" and "Knives Out – Murder is a Family Matter".
In addition to his TV and film career, Johnson's private life also repeatedly hits the headlines:
In addition to alcohol and drug problems, the actor also caused a stir with four divorces.
Johnson has been married to kindergarten teacher Kelley Phleger since 1999.
The couple have three children together.
Johnson has two other children from previous relationships – including the well-known actress Dakota Johnson.