Ted Danson

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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.

MOVIE CREDITS:
1989: Larry Kozinski - Cousins
2009: Narrator - The End of the Line
2005: Mitchell Garabedian - Our Fathers
1986: Spence Holden - A Fine Mess
1996: Dr. Dempsey - Loch Ness
1998: Jim Tuite - Thanks of a Grateful Nation
2002: James Van Praagh - Talking to Heaven
2005: Richard - Knights of the South Bronx
1980: Jack Chenault - Once Upon a Spy
1984: Steven Bennett - Something About Amelia
1987: We Are the Children
2004: It Must Be Love
1994: Washington Bellamy - Pontiac Moon
1989: John Tremont - Dad
1993: Halbert 'Hal' Jackson - Made in America
1994: Raymond 'Ray' Gleason - Getting Even with Dad
1986: Chip Davis - Just Between Friends
1985: Eugene Wilson - Little Treasure
1996: Himself - Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond
2015: D.B. Russell - CSI: Immortality
2000: Narrator - The Search for Atlantis
1986: Alex - When The Bough Breaks
2006: Bill - Bye Bye Benjamin
1990: Jack Holden - 3 Men and a Little Lady
1987: Jack Holden - 3 Men and a Baby
2005: Moose - The Amateurs
2014: The Therapist - The One I Love
2018: Dave - Hearts Beat Loud
1983: Dale Weeks - Cowboy
2008: Don Cardigan - Mad Money
1979: Ian Campbell - The Onion Field
1981: Peter Lowenstein - Body Heat
2011: Pezulu (voice) - Jock the Hero Dog
1998: The Guy Who Loved Vicki - Jerry and Tom
1987: How Can I Tell If I'm Really in Love
2004: Fronterz
2012: J. W. McGraw - Big Miracle
1998: Gianni Saletzzo - Homegrown
2007: Harvey Parrish - Nobel Son
2008: E.J Winters - The Human Contract
1982: Harry Wentworth (segment "Something To Tide You Over") - Creepshow
1980: Norman - The Women's Room
2009: Coach - The Open Road
1998: Captain Fred Hamill - Saving Private Ryan
2011: Maitre D' - Fight for Your Right Revisited
1999: Jeremy Brockett - Mumford
1988: Sam Malone - Mickey's 60th Birthday
2016: Must See TV: An All Star Tribute to James Burrows
1988: Himself (uncredited) - She's Having a Baby
2012: Ted Danson (uncredited) - Ted

TV CREDITS:
2003: The Ellen DeGeneres Show
2003: Jimmy Kimmel Live!
2006: Dr. Bill Hoffman - Help Me Help You
1983: Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
1997: The View
1996: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
1996: E! True Hollywood Story
2016: Michael - The Good Place
2005: The Colbert Report
2000: Curb Your Enthusiasm
1978: The Amazing Spider-Man
1993: Late Night with Conan O'Brien
1996: Mike Logan - Ink
1994: Ellen
2001: Dinner for Five
1980: Magnum, P.I.
1979: B. J. and the Bear
1979: Mrs. Columbo
1989: The Simpsons
1993: Diagnosis: Murder
1976: Laverne & Shirley
1993: Sam Malone - Frasier
1995: MADtv
1998: Dr. John Becker - Becker
2007: Damages
2007: Arthur Frobisher - Damages
2000: Grosse Pointe
1970: Tom Conway - Somerset
1982: Tucker's Witch
1996: Cosby
1976: Family
1996: Lemuel Gulliver - Gulliver's Travels
1999: The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn
1975: Himself - Host - Saturday Night Live
2009: George Christopher - Bored to Death
2000: D.B. Russell - CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2014: Sheriff Hank Larsson - Fargo
1982: Sam Malone - Cheers
2015: D.B. Russell - CSI: Cyber
1979: Abe Santley - The French Atlantic Affair
2017: Admiral Perry - The Orville
2006: Rachael Ray
2005: American Dad!
2015: Himself - Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter
2000: Ted Danson - Curb Your Enthusiasm
2000: Himself - Curb Your Enthusiasm
2014: Himself - Off Camera with Sam Jones
2009: himself - Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
2005: Dr. Ray Petit (voice) - American Dad!