Image of Ted Danson

Ted Danson

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Edward Bridge “Ted” Danson III (born December 29, 1947) is an American actor best known for his role as central character Sam Malone in the sitcom Cheers, and his role as Dr. John Becker on the series Becker. He also plays a recurring role on Larry David's HBO sitcom Curb Your Enthusiasm, starred alongside Glenn Close in legal drama Damages and is now a regular on the HBO comedy series Bored to Death. In his thirty-year career, Danson has been nominated for fourteen Primetime Emmy Awards, winning two; ten Golden Globe Awards nominations, winning three; one Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination; one American Comedy Award and a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame. He was ranked second in TV Guide's list of the top 25 television stars. Danson has also been a longtime activist in ocean conservation. In March 2011, he published his first book, "Oceana: Our Endangered Oceans And What We Can Do To Save Them," written with journalist Michael D'Orso. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ted Danson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Read bio at tmdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Born:
Dec 29, 1947 In San Diego, California, United States
Movie/TV Credits:
82
First Appeared:
In the movie Dracula 1931-02-12
Latest Project:
Series The Good Place 2016-09-19
Known For
Poster of Talking to Heaven
Poster of Jerry & Tom – Killer unter sich
Poster of Thanks of a Grateful Nation
Poster of Die Simpsons
Filmography
Series The Good Place Michael 2016-09-19
Series CSI: Cyber D.B. Russell 2015-03-04
Movie CSI: Am Ende gilt nur, was wir getan D.B. Russell 2015-09-27
Series Fargo Sheriff Hank Larsson 2014-04-15
Movie The One I Love The Therapist 2014-08-08
Movie Jock - Ein Held Auf 4 Pfoten Pezulu (voice) 2013-07-14
Movie Der Ruf der Wale J. W. McGraw 2012-02-02
Movie Ted Ted Danson (uncredited) 2012-06-29
Movie Fight for Your Right Revisited Maitre D' 2011-04-22
Series 기적의 오디션 Mitchell Garabedian 2011-06-24
Series WWE Superstars Harry Wentworth (segment "Something To Tide You Over") 2009-04-16
Movie Die Unbequeme Wahrheit über unsere Ozeane Narrator 2009-06-12
Series Bored to Death George Christopher 2009-09-20
Movie Mad Money Don Cardigan 2008-01-17
Movie The Human Contract E.J Winters 2008-09-12
Series Generation Kill Moose 2008-07-13
Movie Nobel Son Harvey Parrish 2007-04-28
Series Damages - Im Netz der Macht Arthur Frobisher 2007-07-24
Movie Bye Bye Benjamin Bill 2006-01-31
Series Single & Fabulous Jeremy Brockett 2006-09-25
Series Help Me Help You 2006-09-26
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Movie Das Spiel des Lebens Richard 2005-12-06
Movie It Must Be Love 2004-02-15
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie Talking to Heaven James Van Praagh 2002-04-28
Series Grosse Pointe Unknown 2000-09-22
Series Lass es, Larry! Unknown 2000-10-15
Series CSI - Den Tätern auf der Spur D.B. Russell 2000-10-06
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn Unknown 1999-03-30
Movie Jerry & Tom – Killer unter sich The Guy Who Loved Vicki 1998-12-04
Movie Thanks of a Grateful Nation Jim Tuite 1998-05-31
Movie Homegrown Gianni Saletzzo 1998-01-01
Series Becker Dr. John Becker 1998-11-02
Movie Der Soldat James Ryan Captain Fred Hamill 1998-07-24
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Series Gullivers Reisen Lemuel Gulliver 1996-02-04
Movie Gullivers Reisen Lemuel Gulliver 1996-02-04
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Movie Star Trek - 30 Jahre und darüber hinaus Himself 1996-10-06
Series Cosby Unknown 1996-09-16
Movie Nessie - Das Geheimnis von Loch Ness Dr. Dempsey 1996-08-23
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Series Ellen Unknown 1994-03-29
Movie Allein mit Dad & Co. Raymond 'Ray' Gleason 1994-06-17
Movie Der Traum von Apollo XI Washington Bellamy 1994-11-03
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Made in America Halbert 'Hal' Jackson 1993-05-27
Series Frasier Unknown 1993-09-16
Series Diagnose: Mord Unknown 1993-10-29
Movie Drei Männer und eine kleine Lady Jack Holden 1990-11-21
Movie Dad John Tremont 1989-10-27
Movie Seitensprünge Larry Kozinski 1989-02-10
Series Die Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Stirb langsam Unknown 1988-07-15
Movie She's Having a Baby Himself (uncredited) 1988-02-05
Movie Mickey's 60th Birthday Sam Malone 1988-11-13
Movie We Are the Children 1987-03-16
Movie Noch drei Männer, noch ein Baby Jack Holden 1987-11-27
Movie Just Between Friends Chip Davis 1986-03-21
Movie Ärger, Nicht Als Ärger Spence Holden 1986-08-08
Movie Little Treasure Eugene Wilson 1985-05-01
Movie Something About Amelia Steven Bennett 1984-01-09
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Flashdance Unknown 1983-04-14
Series Cheers Sam Malone 1982-09-30
Movie Heißblütig - Kaltblütig Peter Lowenstein 1981-08-28
Series Magnum Unknown 1980-12-11
Movie The Women's Room Norman 1980-09-14
Movie Agent wider Willen Jack Chenault 1980-09-19
Series B. J. and the Bear Unknown 1979-02-10
Series Mrs. Columbo Unknown 1979-02-26
Series Victor Charlie ruft Lima Sierra Abe Santley 1979-11-15
Movie Mord im Zwiebelfeld Det. Ian James Campbell 1979-09-09
Series The Amazing Spider-Man Unknown 1977-04-19
Series Laverne & Shirley Unknown 1976-01-27
Series Eine amerikanische Familie Unknown 1976-03-09
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Das kann doch unsren Willi nicht erschüttern Unknown 1970-01-01
Series Somerset Tom Conway 1970-03-30
Movie Dracula Mike Logan 1931-02-12