TV commercial (PSA): National Downs Syndrome Society
John C. Mc Ginley | John McGinley
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
I did Highlander II: The Quickening
(1991), with Sean Connery
and Christopher Lambert
down in Buenos Aires, and I stunk. I was infatuated with Orson Welles
' filmography at the time, so I wanted to see if I could make my voice as low as his, and I succeeded. Nothing in the text supported that choice, though, so in the film, I look like a jackass. I don't look like a tough guy, I look like an idiot...
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.