Ted Danson

Ted Danson

Ted Danson  American Actor


Who is he dating right now?

Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen
Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen have been married for 23 years since 7th Oct 1995. view relationship


Ted Danson was previously married to Cassandra Coates-Danson (1977 - 1993) and Randall Gosch (1970 - 1975).

Ted Danson has been in a relationship with Whoopi Goldberg (1992 - 1994).


Ted Danson is a 70 year old American Actor. Born Edward Bridge Danson III on 29th December, 1947 in San Diego, California, USA, he is famous for Cheers, Becker. CSI. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Ted Danson has been in 9 on-screen matchups, including Isabella Rossellini in Cousins (1989), Nancy Travis in Becker (1998), Penny Marshall in Laverne & Shirley (1976), Rebecca Staab in Cheers (1982) and Shelley Long in Cheers (1982).

Ted Danson is a member of the following lists: People from Chilmark, Massachusetts, Male actors from San Diego and Carnegie Mellon University College of Fine Arts alumni.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 25 years, 11 months 16 years, 5 months 6 years
Dating1 1 year, 10 months - -
Total4 25 years, 11 months 12 years, 9 months 1 year, 10 months


First Name Ted
Middle Name Bridge
Last Name Danson
Full Name at Birth Edward Bridge Danson III
Age 70 years
Birthday 29th December, 1947
Birthplace San Diego, California, USA
Height 6' 2½" (189 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Kent School, Kent, CT (1966)
University Stanford University (transferred to Carnegie-Mellon), BFA, Carnegie-Mellon University (1968)
Occupation Text Actor, Producer, Environmental Activist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Cheers, Becker. CSI
Year(s) Active 1975–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Industry Entertainment Productions Llc
Brand Endorsement TV commercial Aramis (1982), TV commercials for the Proctor & Gamble anti-dandruff shampoo, "Head & Shoulders" in the late 1970s and early 1980s., (1978) TV commercial: Colt 45
Official Websites www.biography.com/people/ted-danson-9542323, www.nndb.com/people/690/000022624/, twitter.com/teddanson1947
Favorite TV Shows Cheers, Becker
Favorite Colors Red

Edward Bridge "Ted" Danson III (born December 29, 1947) is an American actor, author and producer well known for his role as lead character Sam Malone on the NBC sitcom Cheers and for his role as 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. He also 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 anthology Fargo. Since 2016, he has played the afterlife "architect" Michael in the NBC sitcom The Good Place.

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Partner Comparison

Ted Danson70 CapricornActor
Mary Steenburgen65 AquariusActress
Whoopi Goldberg63 ScorpioActress
Cassandra Coates-Danson-Producer
Randall Gosch68 TaurusActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
AlexisFemaleCassandra Coates-Danson
KateFemale24th December, 197938 years oldCassandra Coates-Danson


Hearts Beat Loud2018DaveMovie
An Emmy for Megan2018TV Show
The Wrights2017PhilMovie
The Good Place2016MichaelTV Show
CSI: Cyber2015D.B. RussellTV Show
Immortality: Part 12015D. B. RussellTV Movie
Fargo2014Hank LarssonTV Show
The One I Love2014The TherapistMovie
Couples Therapy2014The TherapistShort Film
Big Miracle2012J. W. McGrawMovie
Ted2012Ted Danson (uncredited)Movie
Fight for Your Right Revisited2011Maitre D'Short Film
Jock the Hero Dog2011Pezulu (voice)Movie
The Open Road2009CoachMovie
The Magic 72009Sean's Dad (voice)TV Movie
Bored to Death2009George ChristopherTV Show
Mad Money2008Don CardiganMovie
The Human Contract2008E.J WintersMovie
Nobel Son2007Harvey ParrishMovie
Damages2007Arthur FrobisherTV Show
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!2007Little Danson ManTV Show
Bye Bye Benjamin2006BillShort Film
Heist2006TomTV Show
Help Me Help You2006Dr. Bill HoffmanTV Show
Guy Walks Into a Bar2006TV Movie
The Amateurs2005MooseMovie
Knights of the South Bronx2005RichardTV Movie
Our Fathers2005Mitchell GarabedianTV Movie
American Dad!2005Dr. Ray PetitTV Show
It Must Be Love2004George GazelleTV Movie
CSI: NY2004D.B. RussellTV Show
Gary the Rat2003Terry McMillianTV Show
Living with the Dead2002James Van PraaghTV Movie
Mrs. Pilgrim Goes to Hollywood2002TedMovie
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2000D.B. RussellTV Show
Grosse Pointe2000Jack the DogTV Show
Mumford1999Jeremy BrockettMovie
Curb Your Enthusiasm1999Ted DansonTV Show
Homegrown1998Gianni SaletzzoMovie
Jerry and Tom1998The Guy Who Loved VickiMovie
Saving Private Ryan1998Captain HamillMovie
Thanks of a Grateful Nation1998Jim TuiteTV Movie
Becker1998Dr. John BeckerTV Show
King of the Hill1997Tom HammondTV Show
Veronica's Closet1997Nick VanoverTV Show
Loch Ness1996DempseyMovie
Gulliver's Travels1996Lemuel GulliverTV Show
Ink1996Mike LoganTV Show
Pearl1996SalTV Show
Getting Even with Dad1994RayMovie
Pontiac Moon1994Washington BellamyMovie
Made in America1993Halbert 'Hal' JacksonMovie
Diagnosis Murder1993Ted DansonTV Show
Frasier1993Sam MaloneTV Show
3 Men and a Little Lady1990JackMovie
The Earth Day Special1990Sam MaloneTV Show
Dad1989John TremontMovie
The Simpsons1989Sam MaloneTV Show
She's Having a Baby1988Ted Danson (uncredited)Movie
Mickey's 60th Birthday1988Sam MaloneTV Movie
3 Men and a Baby1987Jack HoldenMovie
We Are the Children1987TV Movie
A Fine Mess1986Spence HoldenMovie
Just Between Friends1986Chip DavisMovie
When the Bough Breaks1986AlexTV Movie
Little Treasure1985Eugene WilsonMovie
Something About Amelia1984Steven BennettTV Movie
Allison Sydney Harrison1983David HarrisonTV Movie
Cowboy1983Dale WeeksTV Movie
Creepshow1982Harry Wentworth (segment "Something To Tide You Over)Movie
Cheers1982Sam MaloneTV Show
Tucker's Witch1982Danny KirkwoodTV Show
Body Heat1981Peter LowensteinMovie
Dear Teacher1981Steve GoodwinTV Movie
Our Family Business1981GepTV Movie
The Women's Room1980NormanTV Movie
Magnum, P.I.1980Stewart CraneTV Show
Once Upon a Spy1980Jack ChenaultTV Movie
The Onion Field1979Det. Ian James CampbellMovie
The French Atlantic Affair1979Abe Santley, Assistant To Dr. ClemensTV Show
Benson1979Dan SlaterTV Show
Mrs. Columbo1979Richard DellingerTV Show
Trapper John, M.D.1979Injured Man on StretcherTV Show
B.J. and the Bear1978Tom SpencerTV Show
Taxi1978Vincenzo SenacaTV Show
The Amazing Spider-Man1977Major CollingsTV Show
Family1976David BartelsTV Show
Laverne & Shirley1976Randy CarpenterTV Show
Somerset1970Tom Conway #2 (1975-1976)TV Show
The Doctors1963Dr. Chuck Weldon, Mitch PiersonTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (8)

artistsprartistsprMay 23, 2017

WHO CAN FORGET TED DANSON "SAM MALONE" OF CHEERS? https://twitter.com/HealingPainter/status/759524795667124224

hyperkineticstarlingFeb 5, 2012

In 2012, Ted Danson announced that he became a vegan.

jean w brownJun 30, 2008

I am checking on my if Ted Danson`s mother (Jessica McMaster) was the daughter of James McMaster DOB22nd Nov. 1906

Jean Wilson BrownJun 20, 2008

is your mother the daughter of James Mcmaster DOB 22nd Nov 1906 I am searching my ancestry tree

AudreneDec 11, 2007

Ted seem confident of himself. A firm man who knows what he is about.He is a great guy, funny and so sweet.

ladellSep 30, 2007

how are you doing with the show beker

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