Ted Danson Net Worth, Age, Wife, Height, Children, Bio, Facts You Need To Know

Ted Danson Net Worth

He was born Edward Bridge Danson III San Diego, California, United States. Ted is a California-born actor whose net worth is estimated $80 million dollars, as of 2020, according to Celebrity Net Worth.

Ted Danson Personal Details:

Born Name: Edward Bridge Danson III

Nick Name: Ted Danson

Age: 72

Date of Birth: December 29, 1947

Sun Sign: Capricorn

Born Place: San Diego, California, United States

Residence: Los Angeles, California, United States and Chilmark, Massachusetts, United States.

Occupation: Actor, Producer

Nationality: American

Spouse: Mary Steenburgen (m. 1995), Casey Coates (m. 1977–1993), Randy Danson (m. 1970–1975).

Books: Oceana: Our Endangered Oceans and What We Can Do to Save Them.

Children: Kate Danson, Alexis Danson

Ted Danson Net Worth: $80 million dollars, as of 2020, according to Celebrity Net Worth.

Education: Ted started studying at a prep school “Kent School in Connecticut” in 1961 and became a star player on the school’s basketball team. He then signed up at Stanford University to study drama but then moved to Carnegie Mellon University in Pennsylvania. Ted graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts in drama in 1972.


Ted Danson Family:

Father: Edward Bridge “Ned” Danson, Jr. (Archaeologist and Museum Director) (Died in November 2000)

Mother: Jessica Danson (née MacMaster) (Passed away from pneumonia in 2006)

Siblings: Jan Haury (née Jessica Ann Danson) (Older Sister)

Others: Edward Bridge Danson (Paternal Grandfather), Anna/Ann Louise Allen (Paternal Grandmother), James Eric MacMaster (Maternal Grandfather), Mary Lucile/Lucille Johnston (Maternal Grandmother), Jesse Bochco (Ex Son-in-law) (Ex-husband of daughter Kate Danson) (TV Director and Producer), Stephen Colbert (Distant Cousin) (Comedian, Talk-Show Host)

Manager: Ted is represented by Industry Entertainment Productions in California and California-based William Morris Endeavor.


Ted Danson Girlfriend/Spouse /Dated: 

Randall Gosch (1969-1975)

Cassandra Coates (1976-1993)

Whoopi Goldberg (1992-1993)

Mary Steenburgen (1994-Present)

Race / Ethnicity: White (Ted is of English, German, Scottish, Northern Irish/Scots-Irish, and Irish descent).


Ted Danson Body Stats:

Hair Color: Dark Brown

Eye Color: Blue

Build: Slim

Height: 6 ft 2 in or 188 cm (His peak height was 6 ft 2½ in or 189 cm).

Weight: 78 kg or 172 lbs

Sexual Orientation: Straight

Distinctive Features: Sharp jawline, Big Chin, and Unequally formed chest muscles.


Ted Danson Favorite Things:

Food As A Kid: Club sandwich, shrimp cocktail, fried-bologna sandwiches.

Comfort Food: Fresh almond butter and apples, bread and olive oil.

Drink: Filthy Smirnoff No. 21 martini

Co-Star: Kristen Bell

Showrunner: Michael Schur

Coast: Amalfi Coast

Fish: Salmon, Wild salmon, Tilapia


Ted Danson’s Brand Endorsements:

Aramis colognes

Head & Shoulders

Encore Coffee

Colt 45 Malt Liquor (1978)

Heifer International (PSA) (2013)

Smirnoff Vodka (2017, 2018, 2019)

Cigna Health Insurance (2019)

Xfinity (2016)

Hulu (2015)

American Express (2016)



Edward Bridge Danson III was born December 29, 1947 in San Diego, California, United States. He is known by his stage given identification Ted Danson.


He is an American actor and producer who stepped in television as a contract player on the daytime soap opera Somerset. Ted portrayed the role of “Tom Conway” from 1975 to 1976. He then appeared Dr. Mitchell Pearson on the daytime soap opera The Doctors (1977–1982). He was also in numerous commercials, most noticeably as the “Aramis man”.

Ted made several guest appearances in episodic television in the late 1970s and early 1980s, as well as spots on Laverne and Shirley, B.J. and the Bear, Family, Benson, Taxi, Magnum P.I., The Amazing Spider-Man and Tucker’s Witch.

Ted’s breakthrough came in 1982 with his role of the womanizing former baseball player and bartender Sam Malone on the NBC sitcom Cheers, wherein he has an on-and-off relationship with college-educated, sophisticated Diane Chambers.

The show earned notable acclaim by critics as well as ratings slowly improved in 1983. By 1986, NBC sitcom Cheers was one of the top ten shows on TV, in which he came out as the lead character Sam Malone.


Ted has received nominations for 17 Primetime Emmy Awards, earning two; ten Golden Globe Awards nominations, achieving three; one Screen Actors Guild Award; and one American Comedy Award and has been awarded a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame.