May. 30th, 1958
Newport Beach, California, USA
Ted McGinley's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2001 - Pearl Harbor
1999 - Dick
1999 - The Big Tease
1998 - Major League: Back to the Minors
1993 - Wayne's World 2
1989 - Physical Evidence
1989 - Troop Beverly Hills
1984 - Revenge of the Nerds
1982 - Young Doctors in Love
Guest TV Roles
Ashley Covington Evans
Mayor Frank Hitchcock
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- "Patron saint" of the website "Jump the Shark" (a phrase describing an event in a TV show that marks the start of the show's decline) because of his frequent roles as a fresh or a replacement character shortly before the termination of many shows.
- Took a 16-year-old 'Brooke Shields' (qv) to her Dwight Englewood senior prom in 1982.
- Ted was the captain of the water-polo team in college.
- Member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity.
- Son Beau Martin McGinley (born May 25th 1994).
- Before taking the role of Jefferson D'Arcy on _"Married with Children" (1987)_ (qv), he played Peggy's husband in a Christmas fantasy episode in which Al wonders what life would have been like if he had never been born.