Biography

John Christopher McGinley (born August 3, 1959) is an American actor, most notable for his roles as Perry Cox in Scrubs, Bob Slydell in Office Space, and Sergeant Red O'Neill in Oliver Stone's Platoon. He has also written and produced for television and film. Apart from acting, McGinley is also an author and a spokesperson for the National Down Syndrome Society.

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John Christopher McGinley (born August 3, 1959) is an American actor, most notable for his roles as Perry Cox in Scrubs, Bob Slydell in Office Space, and Sergeant Red O'Neill in Oliver Stone's Platoon. He has also written and produced for television and film. Apart from acting, McGinley is also an author and a spokesperson for the National Down Syndrome Society.

Description above from the Wikipedia article John C. McGinley, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 83

Birthday 1959-08-03

Place of Birth New York City - New York - USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • John McGinley

Acting TV ShowsMovies

A Tour of the Inferno: Revisiting 'Platoon' as Himself
2018 Benched as Don
2017 The Good Catholic as Ollie
2017 Battle of the Sexes as Herb
2016 Stan Against Evil(17 episodes) as Stanley Miller
2016 Get a Job as Diller
2016 The Belko Experiment as Wendell Dukes
2014 The Discoverers as Bill Birch
2014 Kid Cannabis as John Grefard
2013 Ground Floor(20 episodes) as Remington Stewart Mansfield
2013 42 as Red Barber
2013 Watercolor Postcards as Merlin
2012 Alex Cross as Richard Brookwell
2011 Dan Vs.(53 episodes) as Fake Dan
2009 Superman/Batman: Public Enemies as Metallo (voice)
2009 The Face Is Familiar
2008 American Crude as Jim
2007 WordGirl(210 episodes)
2007 Burn Notice(1 episode)
2007 Are We Done Yet? as Chuck Mitchell, Jr.
2007 Wild Hogs as Highway Patrolman
2006 Talkshow with Spike Feresten(1 episode)
2006 Puff, Puff, Pass as Jerry Dupree
2006 Two Tickets to Paradise as Mark
2005 The Boondocks(1 episode)
2005 Alien Planet as Narrator
2005 American Dragon: Jake Long(1 episode)
2004 The Tony Danza Show(1 episode)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 Spider-Man: The New Animated Series(13 episodes) as Richard Damien
2003 Identity as George York
2002 It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie as Dr. Perry Cox
2002 Clone High(1 episode)
2002 Crazy As Hell as Parker
2002 Stealing Harvard as Detective Charles
2002 Kim Possible(2 episodes)
2002 Highway as Johnny the Fox
2001 Scrubs(182 episodes) as Perry Cox
2001 The Nightmare Room(1 episode)
2001 The Animal as Sgt. Sisk
2000 Get Carter as Con McCarty
1999 Any Given Sunday as Jack Rose
1999 Three to Tango as Strauss
1999 The Jack Bull as Woody
1999 Office Space as Bob Slydell
1998 The Pentagon Wars as Col. J.D. Bock
1998 Target Earth as FBI Agent Vincent Naples
1997 Intensity as Edgler Foreman Vess
1997 Nothing to Lose as Davis "Rig" Lanlow
1997 Truth or Consequences, N.M. as Eddie Grillo
1997 The Practice(2 episodes)
1997 Colin Fitz as Groundskeeper
1996 Mother as Carl
1996 Johns as Danny Cohen
1996 Set It Off as Detective Strode
1996 The Rock as Marine Captain Hendrix
1995 Nixon as Earl in Training Film
1995 MADtv(1 episode)
1995 Se7en as California
1995 Born to Be Wild as Max Carr
1994 Wagons East! as Julian
1994 Surviving the Game as John Griffin
1994 Mother's Boys as Mr. Fogel, Teacher
1994 On Deadly Ground as MacGruder
1994 Car 54, Where Are You? as Officer Francis Muldoon
1993 The Last Outlaw as Wills
1993 Frasier(1 episode) as Danny Kriezel
1993 Hear No Evil as Mickey O'Malley
1993 Watch It as Rick
1992 Cruel Doubt(2 episodes) as Attorney Jim Vos Burgh
1992 A Midnight Clear as Major Griffin
1992 Little Noises as Stu Slovack
1992 Article 99 as Dr. Rudy Bobrick
1991 Point Break as FBI Agent Ben Harp
1991 Highlander 2: The Quickening as David Blake
1989 Born on the Fourth of July as Official #1 - Democratic Convention, Pushing Wheelchair
1989 Fat Man and Little Boy as Capt. Richard Schoenfield, MD
1989 Lost Angels as Dr. Farmer
1989 Prisoners of Inertia as Ogden
1988 Talk Radio as Stu
1988 Blood Money as Turner
1987 Wall Street as Marvin
1986 Platoon as Sgt. O'Neill

Production

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