John Garrett is played by Terence Knox in Children of the Corn II.John Garrett is a reporter of the World Inquirer, that is in the town working on a story. He has a difficult relation with his son Danny. He uncovers together with a man called Red Bear the corrupt actions of the town, for which the sherrif tries to murder them both. He also stops the children´s madness with the help of his son. Later John and Danny reconcile and leave the town.