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Creighton Bernette
Key information
Status Deceased
Profession English Professor
Relatives Antoinette Bernette - wife
Sofia Bernette - daughter
Behind the scenes
Portrayed by John Goodman
Season 1 & 2
First episode "Do You Know What It Means"
Last episode "Feels Like Rain"
Appearances 11 episodes (see below)

Creighton Bernette teaches English at Tulane University; his wife Toni is a civil rights lawyer. He and his wife Antoinette Bernette have a teenage daughter, Sofia. Creighton has spent the last several years (off-and-on) writing a novel about the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927.

Behind the scenes[]

Creighton Bernette is a major character in the first and second seasons. He is played by starring cast member John Goodman.


Season one appearances
Do You Know What It Means Meet De Boys on the Battlefront Right Place, Wrong Time At the Foot of Canal Street
Shame, Shame, Shame Shallow Water, Oh Mama Smoke My Peace Pipe All On a Mardi Gras Day
Wish Someone Would Care I'll Fly Away
Season two appearances
Accentuate the Positive Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky On Your Way Down Santa Claus, Do You Ever Get the Blues?
Slip Away Feels Like Rain Carnival Time Can I Change My Mind?
What Is New Orleans? That's What Lovers Do Do Watcha Wanna