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The Stranger

Eric Doepel

John Commons

Eric Doepel is an actor, producer and director from Johnson City, Tennessee. In addition to his role as John Commons on THE STRANGER, he has also written and directed episodes for the series. More recently, he was named showrunner on the spinoff series MENA.



John Commons continues to lurk about the Evergreen Police Department as a tech officer, but his true intentions are becoming a bit clearer as time goes along. Ultimately, though, Commons remains a master of his own secret agenda. Who is he working for? Who is he helping? Why? The powers that be in the small town had better find out...soon.

Eric Doepel

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