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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.


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Born:
Dec 29, 1947 In San Diego, California, United States
Movie/TV Credits:
82
First Appeared:
In the movie We Are the Children
Latest Project:
Series The Good Place 2016-09-19
Known For
Poster of The Good Place
Poster of Ted
Poster of The Simpsons
Poster of Body Heat
Filmography

We Are the Children (2018)

Movie

Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows (2016)

Movie
8 2 votes

The Good Place (2016)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Comedy
Series
as Michael
7 38 votes

CSI: Immortality (2015)

Crime Drama Mystery
Movie
as D.B. Russell
7.3 13 votes

CSI: Cyber (2015)

Crime Drama
Series
as D.B. Russell
4.7 55 votes

The One I Love (2014)

Romance Comedy Drama
Movie
as The Therapist
6.8 225 votes

Fargo (2014)

Crime Drama Thriller
Series
as Sheriff Hank Larsson
8.2 353 votes

Big Miracle (2012)

Adventure Drama Romance
Movie
as J. W. McGraw
6.5 136 votes

Ted (2012)

Comedy Fantasy
Movie
as Ted Danson (uncredited)
6.4 3796 votes

Fight for Your Right Revisited (2011)

Music Comedy
Movie
as Maitre D'
6.4 13 votes

Jock of the Bushveld (2011)

Animation Adventure Family Comedy
Movie
as Pezulu (voice)
5.1 4 votes

The End of the Line (2009)

Documentary
Movie
as Narrator
5.4 4 votes

Bored to Death (2009)

Comedy Crime Mystery
Series
as George Christopher
7.5 54 votes

The Human Contract (2008)

Drama
Movie
as E.J Winters
4.4 13 votes

Mad Money (2008)

Action Comedy Crime
Movie
as Don Cardigan
5.8 109 votes

Damages (2007)

Mystery Drama
Series
as Arthur Frobisher
7.1 44 votes

Nobel Son (2007)

Comedy Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Harvey Parrish
6.1 22 votes

Help Me Help You (2006)

Comedy
Series
6 1 votes

Our Fathers (2005)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Mitchell Garabedian
5.3 4 votes

The Moguls (2005)

Comedy
Movie
as Moose
5.6 23 votes

The Colbert Report (2005)

News Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7 52 votes

Knights of the South Bronx (2005)

Drama
Movie
as Richard
6.8 3 votes

It Must Be Love (2004)

Movie
6.8 2 votes

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.3 19 votes

Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
4.9 13 votes

Talking to Heaven (2002)

Drama Science Fiction Crime Mystery Thriller
Movie
as James Van Praagh
4.1 5 votes

Dinner for Five (2001)

Comedy Talk
Series
as Unknown
10 1 votes

Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
8.1 129 votes

The Search for Atlantis (2000)

Documentary
Movie
as Narrator

Grosse Pointe (2000)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6 1 votes

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)

Crime Drama Mystery Thriller
Series
as D.B. Russell
6.3 164 votes

Mumford (1999)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Jeremy Brockett
5.8 19 votes

The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (1999)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
3.9 4 votes

Jerry and Tom (1998)

Action Comedy Drama Crime
Movie
as The Guy Who Loved Vicki
7.3 7 votes

Thanks of a Grateful Nation (1998)

Drama Foreign
Movie
as Jim Tuite
1 1 votes

Homegrown (1998)

Drama Action Comedy Thriller Crime
Movie
as Gianni Saletzzo
5.3 12 votes

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Drama History War
Movie
as Captain Fred Hamill
7.8 4153 votes

Becker (1998)

Comedy
Series
as Dr. John Becker
6.9 26 votes

The View (1997)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
2.5 13 votes

Gulliver's Travels (1996)

Adventure Family Fantasy
Movie
as Lemuel Gulliver
6.9 29 votes

Gulliver's Travels (1996)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Action & Adventure
Series

E! True Hollywood Story (1996)

Documentary
Series
as Unknown
6.3 3 votes

Cosby (1996)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.5 5 votes

Ink (1996)

Comedy
Series
as Mike Logan

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996)

News Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 81 votes

Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond (1996)

Music Documentary
Movie
as Himself

Loch Ness (1996)

Drama Family
Movie
as Dr. Dempsey
5.1 24 votes

MADtv (1995)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.1 16 votes

Ellen (1994)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5 7 votes

Pontiac Moon (1994)

Drama
Movie
as Washington Bellamy
4.8 3 votes

Getting Even with Dad (1994)

Family Comedy Crime
Movie
as Raymond 'Ray' Gleason
4.5 34 votes

Made in America (1993)

Comedy
Movie
as Halbert 'Hal' Jackson
5.5 66 votes

Frasier (1993)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.7 131 votes

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
6.9 32 votes

Diagnosis: Murder (1993)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.4 8 votes

Three Men and a Little Lady (1990)

Comedy Family
Movie
as Jack Holden
5.1 94 votes

Cousins (1989)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Larry Kozinski
5 13 votes

Dad (1989)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as John Tremont
5.4 18 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 770 votes

How Can I Tell If I'm Really in Love (1987)

Movie
5 1 votes

Three Men and a Baby (1987)

Family Comedy Drama
Movie
as Jack Holden
5.8 180 votes

Just Between Friends (1986)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Chip Davis
2.5 2 votes

A Fine Mess (1986)

Comedy
Movie
as Spence Holden
3.8 4 votes

When The Bough Breaks (1986)

Movie
as Alex
7 1 votes

Little Treasure (1985)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Eugene Wilson

Something About Amelia (1984)

Drama
Movie
as Steven Bennett
6.5 1 votes

Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (1983)

Series
as Unknown
4.9 4 votes

Cheers (1982)

Comedy
Series
as Sam Malone
7.5 111 votes

Creepshow (1982)

Horror Comedy Fantasy
Movie
as Harry Wentworth (segment "Something To Tide You Over")
6.7 179 votes

Tucker's Witch (1982)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Body Heat (1981)

Drama Thriller Crime Romance
Movie
as Peter Lowenstein
7.1 93 votes

The Women's Room (1980)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Norman
7 1 votes

Once Upon a Spy (1980)

Action Drama Thriller TV Movie
Movie
as Jack Chenault
5.2 5 votes

Magnum, P.I. (1980)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7 40 votes

The Onion Field (1979)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Det. Ian James Campbell
6.2 23 votes

B. J. and the Bear (1979)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.3 3 votes

Mrs. Columbo (1979)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

The Amazing Spider-Man (1977)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.1 5 votes

Family (1976)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Laverne & Shirley (1976)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.6 13 votes

Saturday Night Live (1975)

Comedy Music
Series
as Unknown
6.3 85 votes

Somerset (1970)

Soap
Series
as Tom Conway