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John C. McGinley

John C. McGinley Mostly Credited As: John C. McGinley
Sometimes Credited As: John McGinley

Birth Name: John Christopher McGinley
Date Of Birth: August 03, 1959 (Age 54)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: New York City, New York
Height: 6' 2" (1.87 m)


John C. McGinley was born in New York City, New York August 3, 1959. McGinley was raised in Millburn, New Jersey and attended Millburn High School. McGinley studied acting at Syracuse University, and later at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.
He is is an actor, producer, and screenwriter. He came to fame in Oliver Stone's Platoon in 1986. He worked almost continually throughout the 1990s on many movies and in 2001 he got the role as Dr Perry Cox on the tv show Scrubs and he is still on the show which is in its fifth season at the moment.
McGinley currently serves as the national spokesperson for the National Down Syndrome Society's annual Buddy Walks which is much because McGinley's own son suffers from Down Syndrome.


TV Appearances

Main cast 
Ground Floor (2013)As: Remington Stewart Mansfield
Back (2009)As: Tom Barnes
Scrubs (2001)As: Dr. Percival 'Perry' Ulysses Cox
Episode Cast Credits 

Burn Notice (2007) 
  Over The Line 06x13: (Nov/15/2012) As Tom Card, CIA, [Special Guest Stars]
  Means & Ends 06x12: (Nov/08/2012) As Tom Card, CIA, [Special Guest Stars]
  Desperate Measures 06x11: (Nov/08/2012) As Tom Card, CIA, [Special Guest Stars]
  Split Decision 06x05: (Jul/19/2012) As Tom Card 

The Boondocks (2005) 
  It's Goin Down 03x15: (Aug/15/2010) Voiced  White Shadow 
  The Real (aka The Reality) 01x08: (Jan/08/2006) Voiced  White Shadow 

The Bonnie Hunt Show (2008) (2008) 
  John C. McGinley, Jill Zarin, Bethenny Frankel 01x111: (Mar/02/2009) As Himself 

Robot Chicken (2005) 
  Chirlaxx 03x20: (Oct/05/2008) Voiced  Various Characters 

Last Call with Carson Daly (2002) 
  John C. McGinley, Bloc Party 06x41: (Apr/06/2007) As Himself 

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) 
  Robert Rodriguez, John C. McGinley, The Noisettes 03x56: (Apr/04/2007) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Allison Janney, John C. McGinley, The 88 02x11: (Jan/16/2006) As Himself 
  Ani Difranco, John C. McGinley, Bob Schieffer 01x36: (Feb/22/2005) As Himself 

Talk Show with Spike Feresten (2006) 
  John C. McGinley 01x16: (Feb/10/2007) As Himself 

The Tony Danza Show (2004) (2004) 
  LL Cool J, John C. McGinley, Paul Teutul Jr., Paul Teutul Sr. 02x11: (Sep/26/2005) As Himself 

Justice League Unlimited (2001) 
  Clash 04x07: (Jun/11/2005) Voiced  The Atom (uncredited as Phil O'Bannon) 
  Dark Heart 03x10: (Dec/11/2004) Voiced  Ray Palmer / The Atom 
  The Return 03x08: (Sep/18/2004) Voiced  The Atom 
  Wild Cards (1) 02x21: (Dec/06/2003) Voiced  Executive 

American Dragon: Jake Long (2005) 
  The Legend of the Dragon Tooth 01x04: (Feb/04/2005) Voiced  Dr. Diente 

MADtv (1995) 
  Episode #910 09x10: (Dec/13/2003) As Postal Worker #2 

Kim Possible (2002) 
  The Fearless Ferret 02x11: (Oct/03/2003) Voiced  Rudolph Farnsworth/The White Stripe 

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) 
  Jennifer Love Hewitt/John C. McGinley 01x08: (Sep/17/2003) As Himself 

Clone High, USA (2002) 
  Sleep of Faith: La Rue D'Awakening 01x05: (Nov/24/2002) Voiced  Creepy Trucker 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Kirsten Dunst, John C. Mcginley 10x180: (Apr/12/2002) As Himself 

King of the Hill (1997) 
  Unfortunate Son 06x11: (Mar/10/2002) Voiced  One-Armed Ronnie, Ranger 

The Practice (1997) 
  Part IV 01x04: (Mar/25/1997) As Leonard Goode 
  Trial And Error 01x03: (Mar/18/1997) As Leonard Goode 
Trivia

Had to audition five times for his role in Scrubs

He is a good friend of John Cusack.

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