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John C. Mc Ginley | John McGinley
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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[on how he memorizes his lines and prepares for his roles] I go downstairs and don't come up from there until I get that stuff hammered in my skull, until I can do it water skiing or jumping out of a plane. It's all about the text, flushing it out, to excavate, to really get in there and see what falls through your fingers.
Describes Dr. Cox, his character on Scrubs
(2001), as "a hard-ass with a heart of gold" in the tradition of Danny DeVito
's Louie DiPalma on Taxi
(1978) and Edward Asner
's Lou Grant on Mary Tyler Moore
(1970). Many of his co-stars say the same of him, that while he may seem intimidating at first he is very talented and great to work with.