In The Cool Kids episode “Sid’s First Relationship,” when not trying to conquer her fear of flying at the airport, Margaret (Vicki Lawrence) encourages Sid (Leslie Jordan) to pursue a relationship with his new boyfriend John. Things are getting serious!
John is portrayed by actor Jere Burns. He’s known for his roles on Angie Tribeca (Chet Atkins, see above!), Justified (Wynn Duffy), Bates Motel (Jake Abernathy), Burn Notice (Anson Fullerton), Surviving Suburbia (Dr. Jim), Good Morning, Miami (Frank Alfano), Something So Right (Jake Farrell), Bob Newhart’s Bob (Pete Schmidt), and Dear John (Kirk Morris), among others. The Cool Kids airs Fridays at 8:30 pm on FOX, right after Last Man Standing and right before Proven Innocent. [BONUS: Stream any FOX show through the FOX NOW: Live & On Demand app here. Download is FREE.]
Jere Burns as Kirk in the US version of ‘Dear John’ remains, 26 years on from its BBC airing, one of the greatest sitcom characters I’ve ever seen. So good and incredibly funny, he would’ve graced #Seinfeld. pic.twitter.com/3fyYybm9yr
— Daniel Ruiz Tizon (@1607WestEgg) August 22, 2018