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|name = John Cranley
 
|image = Cranley.png
 
|image = Cranley.png
 
|size = 200px
 
|size = 200px
 
|games = ''[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]]''<br>''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]''
 
|games = ''[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]]''<br>''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]''
 
|gender = M
 
|gender = M
|dob =
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|aka = Jock
|pob =
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|dob = [[1952]]
|home = [[San Andreas]]
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|home = [[San Andreas (HD Universe)|San Andreas]]<br>[[Blaine County]] (formerly)
|nationality = American
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|nationality = {{Flagicon|United States of America|Flag of the United States}} [[United States of America|American]]
|businesses = Acting (formerly) <br>Government
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|businesses = Politician<br>Actor (formerly)<br>Stunt Double (formerly)
|voice = Unknown <small>([[GTA VCS]])</small>}}
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|voice = Unknown ([[GTA VCS]])<br>Alex Anthony ([[GTA V]])
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|family = [[Jolene Cranley-Evans]] (wife/deceased)<br>Unnamed daughter}}
   
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{{Quote|We've cared about people for too long! I'm not extending a helping hand, I'm giving you all the finger!|Jock Cranley}}
   
'''Jock Cranley''' is an actor and stunt double celebrity who appears in a radio advertisement on [[Wave 103]] in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]] and on MeTV News on the ''Vice City Stories'' [http://www.rockstargames.com/vicecitystories/ website].
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'''John "Jock" Cranley''' is an actor, stunt double celebrity and politican who appears ''[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]] ''and ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]].''
   
Cranley got famous for his hit TV show in the 80's, ''Stunt Double'' and would later go on to star in movies, like Nighthawk 5, [[The Mainframe]] and 18-Wheeler Deathrace.
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==3D Universe==
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Cranley became famous during the [[1980|1980's]] for his hit TV show, [[Stunt Double]], and would later go on to star in movies, like Nighthawk 5, [[The Mainframe]] and 18-Wheeler Deathrace.
   
 
Cranley warns against the use of drugs and admits to having had problems with drugs in the past. He was arrested by the [[Vice City Police Department|VCPD]], although he was later released, claiming it was a stunt double committing the crimes on PSA he was assigned to do.
 
Cranley warns against the use of drugs and admits to having had problems with drugs in the past. He was arrested by the [[Vice City Police Department|VCPD]], although he was later released, claiming it was a stunt double committing the crimes on PSA he was assigned to do.
   
In GTA V, he is the main conservative candidate in the race for governor of the [[State of San Andreas]]. His main rival is liberal candidate [[Sue Murry]]. He has commercials on TV and a website at [[Jockcranley.com]]; on these Jock Cranley promises to eliminate taxes by selling off unnecessary parkland and reduced the education budget by 98%. He is reported to attempt to humiliate his opponent a lot, calling her "names that rhyme with 'front' and 'scratch'", portraying her as a bloody, demonic monster, and even throwing feces at her campaign headquarters.
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==HD Universe==
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Before becoming famous, Cranley used to live out in [[Blaine County]]. During the [[1970|1970's]], Cranley attained aspirations to become a stunt man in Los Santos, but his wife [[Jolene Cranley-Evans|Jolene]] objected to them moving out to Los Santos wishing for them to stay in Blaine County. So, while on a hike on [[Mount Gordo]] in [[1978]], Cranley threw his wife off the side of a cliff, killing her. He was taken into custody by the [[Los Santos County Sheriff|police]] but immediately released without charge.
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In GTA V, he is the main conservative candidate in the race for governor of the [[San Andreas (HD Universe)|State of San Andreas]]. His main rival is liberal candidate [[Sue Murry]]. He has commercials on [[Television in GTA V|TV]] and a website at [[Jockcranley.com]]. On these, Cranley promises to eliminate taxes by selling off unnecessary parkland and reducing the education budget by 98%. He is reported to attempt to humiliate his opponent a lot, calling her "names that rhyme with 'front' and 'scratch'", portraying her as a bloody, demonic monster, and even throwing feces at her campaign headquarters. He also appears on [[Bless Your Heart]], a talk radio show on [[Blaine County Talk Radio]]. He and the show's host, [[Bobby June]], discuss politics, the election, Cranley's background, and do some cooking. During the show, Cranley reveals that he has had three families and it is implied that he is sexually attracted to the friends of his [[1997|16-year-old]] daughter.
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In his radio advertisements, Cranley states that he hates "immigrants, gays, and the crippled" and also "can't stand unions, cops or old ladies".
   
 
==Gallery==
 
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JockCranley-GTAVCS.jpg|Jock Cranley in [[GTA: Vice City Stories]].
 
JockCranley-GTAVCS.jpg|Jock Cranley in [[GTA: Vice City Stories]].
 
Jock_Cranley_Banner.png|A promotional banner for Jock Cranley from the official GTA V website.
 
Jock_Cranley_Banner.png|A promotional banner for Jock Cranley from the official GTA V website.
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JockCranleyPoster-GTAV.jpg|"We've cared about you for too long! I'm giving you all the finger !" - Jock Cranley
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Jock_Estrella_V.jpg|Jock Cranley's star on the [[Vinewood Walk of Fame]]
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The MainFrame.jpg|Jock Cranley (In the middle) on [[The Mainframe]] poster.
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JockCranley-SideView-GTAV.png
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JockCranley-GTAV-Billboard.jpg|Jock Cranley campaign poster
 
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==Trivia==
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*Cranley is based on the numerous Hollywood actors who have gone on to represent the Republican party in government. [[Ronald Reagan]], [[wp:Arnold Schwarzenegger|Arnold Schwarzenegger]] and Sonny Bono have been elected as Republicans to high public office in California (the former two were Governors). In addition, Alan Autry, Clint Eastwood and Jack Kelly have all been Republican mayors of small cities in California.
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*His revelations on Bless Your Heart may be a parody of some conservative Republicans in the US who have preached about family values (usually in the context of going against gay rights) while being divorced several times.
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*He is one of the few characters from the [[3D Universe]] to carry over from the [[HD Universe]], along with [[Lazlow]], [[Fernando Martinez]] , [[Jack Howitzer]] and [[Willy]] from [[Love Fist]].
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*[[United Kingdom|British]] tourist and celebrity seeker [[Nigel]] mistakes [[Trevor Philips|Trevor]] for Jock Cranley when they meet for the first time in Nigel's first [[Vinewood Souvenirs|Strangers and Freaks mission.]] Nigel and [[Mrs. Thornhill]] keep calling him Jock during the time they work together in gathering celebrity items.
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*There is an easter egg in [[Grand Theft Auto V]] where the player can find [[Jolene Cranley-Evans]]' ghost near [[Mount Gordo]]. If the player approaches her, she will vanish, leaving the word "Jock" written in [[blood]] on the rock. Also when walking around the base of the mountain where Jolene supposedly fell to her death one can hear the scream before she died.
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Latest revision as of 01:19, August 6, 2015


"We've cared about people for too long! I'm not extending a helping hand, I'm giving you all the finger!"
―Jock Cranley

John "Jock" Cranley is an actor, stunt double celebrity and politican who appears Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories and Grand Theft Auto V.

3D UniverseEdit

Cranley became famous during the 1980's for his hit TV show, Stunt Double, and would later go on to star in movies, like Nighthawk 5, The Mainframe and 18-Wheeler Deathrace.

Cranley warns against the use of drugs and admits to having had problems with drugs in the past. He was arrested by the VCPD, although he was later released, claiming it was a stunt double committing the crimes on PSA he was assigned to do.

HD UniverseEdit

Before becoming famous, Cranley used to live out in Blaine County. During the 1970's, Cranley attained aspirations to become a stunt man in Los Santos, but his wife Jolene objected to them moving out to Los Santos wishing for them to stay in Blaine County. So, while on a hike on Mount Gordo in 1978, Cranley threw his wife off the side of a cliff, killing her. He was taken into custody by the police but immediately released without charge.

In GTA V, he is the main conservative candidate in the race for governor of the State of San Andreas. His main rival is liberal candidate Sue Murry. He has commercials on TV and a website at Jockcranley.com. On these, Cranley promises to eliminate taxes by selling off unnecessary parkland and reducing the education budget by 98%. He is reported to attempt to humiliate his opponent a lot, calling her "names that rhyme with 'front' and 'scratch'", portraying her as a bloody, demonic monster, and even throwing feces at her campaign headquarters. He also appears on Bless Your Heart, a talk radio show on Blaine County Talk Radio. He and the show's host, Bobby June, discuss politics, the election, Cranley's background, and do some cooking. During the show, Cranley reveals that he has had three families and it is implied that he is sexually attracted to the friends of his 16-year-old daughter.

In his radio advertisements, Cranley states that he hates "immigrants, gays, and the crippled" and also "can't stand unions, cops or old ladies".

GalleryEdit

TriviaEdit

  • Cranley is based on the numerous Hollywood actors who have gone on to represent the Republican party in government. Ronald Reagan, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sonny Bono have been elected as Republicans to high public office in California (the former two were Governors). In addition, Alan Autry, Clint Eastwood and Jack Kelly have all been Republican mayors of small cities in California.
  • His revelations on Bless Your Heart may be a parody of some conservative Republicans in the US who have preached about family values (usually in the context of going against gay rights) while being divorced several times.
  • He is one of the few characters from the 3D Universe to carry over from the HD Universe, along with Lazlow, Fernando Martinez , Jack Howitzer and Willy from Love Fist.
  • British tourist and celebrity seeker Nigel mistakes Trevor for Jock Cranley when they meet for the first time in Nigel's first Strangers and Freaks mission. Nigel and Mrs. Thornhill keep calling him Jock during the time they work together in gathering celebrity items.
  • There is an easter egg in Grand Theft Auto V where the player can find Jolene Cranley-Evans' ghost near Mount Gordo. If the player approaches her, she will vanish, leaving the word "Jock" written in blood on the rock. Also when walking around the base of the mountain where Jolene supposedly fell to her death one can hear the scream before she died.

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