- Name: John Mahoney
- Age at Death: 77 years old
- Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Net Worth: US $15 Million
- Status: Deceased
John Mahoney wan an English-American actor and voice artist. He co-starred as “Martin Crane” in the sitcom Frasier (1993-2004), and as “Lt. Roselli” in the series Chicago Story (1982). His credits include Say Anything (1989), Dan in Real Life (2007), In Treatment, and Hot in Cleveland. Charles John Mahoney was born on June 20, 1940, in Blackpool, England. His father, Reg, worked as a baker, and his mother, Margaret, as a housewife. He had 7 siblings, including Vera and Bernard. Mahoney attended St Joseph’s College, Blackpool. He immigrated to the United States and joined the U.S. Army in his late teens. He became a naturalized citizen of the U.S. in 1959. Mahoney earned his BA degree from Quincy University, Illinois. In 1976, he completed his MA degree in English at Western Illinois University.
Prior to acting, Mahoney worked as a college professor at Western Illinois University. He taught English literature. He also worked as a medical orderly and as a medical journal editor in the 1970s. Mahoney began his acting career in his 30s. He was first exposed to acting at the Stretford Children’s Theatre back in Manchester, England. Years later he would enroll at the St. Nicholas Theatre company. He joined the Steppenwolf Theatre in 1977 and won the Clarence Derwent Award for most promising newcomer. Mahoney’s early stage credits include The Water Engine, and Orphans. He won a Tony Award in 1986 for his performance in John Guare’s The House of Blue Leaves. Mahoney starred as “Lt. Roselli” in the short-lived NBC drama series Chicago Story (1982). His 1980s film appearances include Tin Men (1987) with Richard Dreyfuss, Moonstruck (1987) with Cher, and Eight Men Out (1988) with John Cusack. He appeared opposite Albert Finney in the HBO TV film, The Image (1990).
Mahoney was cast as “Martin Crane” in the hit NBC sitcom Frasier. His performance earned him a SAG Award and nominations for 2 Emmys and 2 Golden Globe Awards. The show’s main cast also include Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, and David Hyde Pierce. It ran for 11 seasons from September 1993 to may 2004. Other television appearances include H.E.L.P., The Human Factor, Becker, ER, In Treatment, Burn Notice, and Hot in Cleveland. Mahoney had supporting roles in the 1990s films Barton Fink (1991) and The Hudsucker Proxy (1994). Both films were directed and edited by the Coen brothers (Joel, Ethan). Other notable films include In the Line of Fire (1993), Reality Bites (1994), The American President (1995) and Dan in Real Life (2007). Mahoney voiced the characters “Grebs” in Antz (1998) and “Shannon Rogard” in The Iron Giant (1999). His voice credits also include Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001), Kronk’s New Groove (2005), and The Simpsons.
John Mahoney died on February 4, 2018, at the age of 77. His reported cause of death was complications from throat cancer. He passed away in hospice care in Chicago, Illinois. Mahoney was 5ft 8in tall and he was of Irish descent. His personal net worth was estimated at $15 million prior to his death. He is survived by his sister Vera Sullivan.
John Mahoney Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Charles John Mahoney
- Birthday: June 20, 1940
- Place of Birth: Blackpool, England,, United Kingdom
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Years Active: 1977-2017
- Net Worth & Salary: US $15 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Dead
- Died: February 4, 2018
- Cause of Death: Throat Cancer
- Place of Death: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.