Ted McGinley

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Theodore Martin McGinley
  • Birth Place: Newport Beach, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/30/1958, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor
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Ted McGinley Fast Facts:
  • Was a surfer and lifeguard in high school.
  • Attended USC on a water-polo scholarship; also played for the U.S. Junior National water-polo team.
  • Began modeling in college (once posed with Sharon Stone for the label of a hair-coloring product); was spotted in GQ magazine by a Hollywood casting director, which led to his role (teacher Roger Phillips) on Happy Days in 1980.
  • Made his movie speaking debut in Happy Days creator Garry Marshall's 1982 comedy Young Doctors in Love.
  • Joined several popular shows toward the end of their runs, including Happy Days, The Love Boat, Dynasty and Married...With Children.
  • Appeared with his wife, Gigi Rice, in the 2004 TV-movie NTSB: The Crash of Flight 323.
  • Ted McGinley Relationships:
  • Beau Martin McGinley - Son
  • Gigi Rice - Wife
  • Bob McGinley - Father
  • Emily McGinley - Mother
  • Shawn Weatherly - Ex-significant Other
  • College:
  • Attended University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

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