Ted Danson

Actor / Television Producer / Film Producer | * 12/29/1947 (72) | San Diego, California, USA
Edward Bridge Danson III (born December 29, 1947) is an American actor and producer who played the lead character Sam Malone on the NBC sitcom Cheers, Jack Holden in the films Three Men and a Baby and Three Men and a Little Lady, and Dr. John Becker on the CBS sitcom Becker. He also starred in the CBS dramas CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and CSI: Cyber as D.B. Russell. Additionally, he plays a recurring role on Larry David's HBO sitcom Curb Your Enthusiasm, starred alongside Glenn Close in legal drama Damages, and was a regular on the HBO comedy series Bored to Death. In 2015 he starred as Hank Larsson in the second season of FX's black comedy-crime drama antholo... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Crime

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Honorary Doctor of Carnegie-Mellon University

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Movies with Ted Danson as Actor(51)

as himself2020 30 Rock: A One-Time Special
as Dale Weeks2019 Cowboy
as Dave2018 Hearts Beat Loud
as D.B. Russell2015 CSI: Immortality
as The Therapist2014 The One I Love
as J. W. McGraw2012 Big Miracle
as Ted Danson (uncredited)2012 Ted
as Pezulu (voice)2011 Jock the Hero Dog
as Coach2009 The Open Road
as Narrator2009 The End of the Line
as E.J Winters2008 The Human Contract
as Don Cardigan2008 Mad Money
as Harvey Parrish2007 Nobel Son
as Bill2006 Bye Bye Benjamin
as Moose2005 The Amateurs
as Mitchell Garabedian2005 Our Fathers
as James Van Praagh2002 Talking to Heaven
as Narrator2000 The Search for Atlantis
as Jeremy Brockett1999 Mumford
as The Guy Who Loved Vicki1998 Jerry and Tom
as Captain Fred Hamill1998 Saving Private Ryan
as Gianni Saletzzo1998 Homegrown
as Dr. Dempsey1996 Loch Ness
as Raymond 'Ray' Gleason1994 Getting Even with Dad
as Washington Bellamy1994 Pontiac Moon
as Halbert 'Hal' Jackson1993 Made in America
as Jack Holden1990 3 Men and a Little Lady
as Larry Kozinski1989 Cousins
as John Tremont1989 Dad
as Himself (uncredited)1988 She's Having a Baby
as Sam Malone1988 Mickey's 60th Birthday
as Jack Holden1987 3 Men and a Baby
as Chip Davis1986 Just Between Friends
as Spence Holden1986 A Fine Mess
as Eugene Wilson1985 Little Treasure
as Steven Bennett1984 Something About Amelia
as Harry Wentworth (segment "Something To Tide You Over")1982 Creepshow
as Peter Lowenstein1981 Body Heat
as Norman1980 The Women's Room
as Jack Chenault1980 Once Upon a Spy
as Det. Ian James Campbell1979 The Onion Field

TV Shows/Series with Ted Danson as Actor(43)

as Admiral Perry2017 The Orville
as Michael2016 The Good Place
as D.B. Russell2015 CSI: Cyber
as Sheriff Hank Larsson2014 Fargo
as Lemuel Gulliver2013 Cruel Palace: War of Flowers
as George Christopher2009 Bored to Death
2007 Damages
as Arthur Frobisher2007 Damages
as Dr. Bill Hoffman2006 Help Me Help You
as D.B. Russell2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
as himself2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm
as Dr. John Becker1998 Becker
as Mike Logan1996 Ink
1996 Cosby
1995 MADtv
1994 Ellen
as Sam Malone1993 Frasier
as Sam Malone1982 Cheers
as Abe Santley1979 The French Atlantic Affair
1976 Family
as Himself - Host1975 Saturday Night Live
as Tom Conway1970 Somerset

Movies with Ted Danson as Crew(2)

Production/Executive Producer2020 Best Summer Ever
Production/Executive Producer2006 Bye Bye Benjamin

TV Shows/Series with Ted Danson as Crew(1)

Production/Producer1996 Ink

Full Name: Ted Danson
Born: Monday, 12/29 1947 (December) in San Diego (current age: 72 years + 341 days)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Educated at: Carnegie Mellon University, Kent School, Stanford University
Spouses (current/former): Mary Steenburgen
Father: Edward Bridge Danson, Jr.
Mother: Jessica MacMaster
Other names for Ted Danson (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Edward Bridge “Ted” Danson III"
"Τεντ Ντάνσον"
"Тед Дэнсон"
"Edward Bridge Danson III"
Ted Danson frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (33x, Actor)
Bill Hader (27x, Actor)
Martin Short (19x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (16x, Actress)
Alec Baldwin (15x, Actor)
Kelsey Grammer (15x, Actor)
Ben Stiller (14x, Actor)
Drew Barrymore (14x, Actress)
Tom Hanks (13x, Actor)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (13x, Actress)
Scarlett Johansson (12x, Actress)
Mary Steenburgen (10x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2365, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 11/05/2020