Affair Relationship facts

Affair from 1992

Until 1993

Ted affair with Whoopi led to his divorce from Casey Coates.

Played Sam Malone in the series Cheers
Ted Danson

Edward Bridge Danson III

Age

70

Born

Monday 29 Dec 1947

Other Partners

Mary Steenburgen

Married

7 Oct 1995

Casey Coates

Divorced

2 children together

married 1977
divorce 1992

Randall Gosch

Divorced

divorce circa 1975

Professional Partners

Siblings

Other Partners

Frank Langella

Relationship

relationship began 1995
until 2000

Lyle Trachtenberg

Divorced

married 1994
divorce 1995

David Claessen

Divorced

married 1986
divorce 1988

Alvin Martin

Divorced

1 child together

married about 1974
divorce circa 1980

Professional Partners

Whoopi Goldberg Siblings

Clyde Johnson

Brother

American Actress and Comedian
Whoopi Goldberg

Caryn Elaine Johnson

Age

62

Born

Sunday 13 Nov 1955

His Other Children

Kate Danson

born 1979, age 39 (approx.)
with Casey Coates

Alexis Danson

born 1984, age 34 (approx.)
adopted with Casey Coates

Lilly McDowell Walton

born 1981, age 37
step-child with Mary Steenburgen

Charlie McDowell

born 1983, age 35
step-child with Mary Steenburgen

Children Together

Her Other Children

Alex Martin

born 1973, age 45
with Alvin Martin

Whoopi Goldberg's Son

Ted Danson
Bio Details

Full name

Edward Bridge Danson III

Gender

Male

Age

70

Date of birth

Monday 29 Dec 1947

Birth place

San Diego, California, USA

Occupations

Environmentalist

Actor (1974)

Education

Stanford University, (Leland Stanford Junior University), Stanford, California, United States

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, United States

Appeared in a 1994 episode of The Simpsons as Sam Malone which was his character in TV show Cheers.

Golden Globes

1985 - Best TV Actor - Something About Amelia
1990 - Best TV Actor - Cheers
1991 - Best TV Actor - Cheers

Historic Lineage

Danson is directly descended from some of the original passengers from the Mayflower - William & Mary Brewster, John & Joan Tilley, and John & Elizabeth Howland.

Trivia

Ted Danson Family

Ted Danson's parents:

Ted Danson's father is Edward Danson Ted Danson's mother is Jessica Danson


Ted Danson's children:

Ted Danson's daughter is Kate Danson Ted Danson's step-daughter is Lilly McDowell Walton Ted Danson's step-son is Charlie McDowell Ted Danson's adopted daughter is Alexis Danson


Ted Danson's current partners:

Ted Danson's wife is Mary Steenburgen


Ted Danson's former partners:

Ted Danson had an affair with Whoopi Goldberg Ted Danson's former wife is Casey Coates Ted Danson's former wife is Randall Gosch


Ted Danson's grandparents:

Ted Danson's grandfather was Edward Danson Ted Danson's grandmother was Anna Danson


Ted Danson's great grandparents:

Ted Danson's great grandfather was William Allen Ted Danson's great grandmother was Virginia Allen   Ted Danson's great great grandfather was Thomas Allen Ted Danson's great great grandmother was Jane Allen   Ted Danson's 3x great grandfather was Lewis Allen Ted Danson's 3x great grandmother was Mary Allen   Ted Danson's 4x great grandfather was Denison Smith Ted Danson's 4x great grandmother was Waty Smith Ted Danson's 4x great grandfather was Thomas Allen Ted Danson's 4x great grandmother was Amelia Allen   Ted Danson's 5x great grandfather was Oliver Smith Ted Danson's 5x great grandmother was Mary Smith Ted Danson's 5x great grandfather was Thomas Allen Ted Danson's 5x great grandmother was Elizabeth Allen   Ted Danson's 6x great grandfather was John Denison Ted Danson's 6x great grandmother was Mary Denison Ted Danson's 6x great grandfather was Richard Christophers Ted Danson's 6x great grandmother was Elizabeth Christophers   Ted Danson's 7x great grandfather was Edward Denison Ted Danson's 7x great grandmother was Mercy Denison Ted Danson's 7x great grandfather was Richard Christophers Ted Danson's 7x great grandmother was Lucretia Christophers   Ted Danson's 8x great grandfather was George Denison Ted Danson's 8x great grandmother was Mercy Denison Ted Danson's 8x great grandfather was Peter Bradley Ted Danson's 8x great grandmother was Elizabeth Bradley   Ted Danson's 9x great grandfather was John Gorham Ted Danson's 9x great grandmother was Desire Gorham Ted Danson's 9x great grandfather was Jonathan Brewster Ted Danson's 9x great grandmother was Lucretia Brewster   Ted Danson's 10x great grandfather was John Howland Ted Danson's 10x great grandmother was Elizabeth Howland Ted Danson's 10x great grandfather was William Brewster Ted Danson's 10x great grandmother was Mary Brewster   Ted Danson's 11x great grandfather was John Tilley Ted Danson's 11x great grandmother was Joan Tilley Ted Danson's 11x great grandfather was William Brewster III Ted Danson's 11x great grandmother was Mary Brewster   Ted Danson's 12x great grandfather was Robert Tilley Ted Danson's 12x great grandmother was Elizabeth Tilley


Ted Danson's in laws:

Ted Danson's father in law was Maurice Steenburgen Ted Danson's mother in law is Nellie Steenburgen Ted Danson's sister in law is Nancy Steenburgen


Ted Danson FameChain Links

Hollywood Walk of Fame

1999

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1960

Zsa Zsa Gabor 1960

Elizabeth Taylor 1960

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The Simpsons, Guest Stars

1994

Other people in this association:

Sir Mick Jagger 2001

Elizabeth Taylor 1992

Michael Jackson 1991

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1991 - The 48th

1991

Other people in this association:

Julia Roberts 1991

Kevin Costner 1991

Whoopi Goldberg 1991

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1990 - The 47th

1990

Other people in this association:

Julia Roberts 1990

Tom Cruise 1990

Michelle Pfeiffer 1990

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1985 - The 42nd

1985

Other people in this association:

Elizabeth Taylor 1985

Stevie Wonder 1985

Dudley Moore CBE 1985

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Whoopi Goldberg
Bio Details

Full name

Caryn Elaine Johnson

Gender

Female

Age

62

Date of birth

Sunday 13 Nov 1955

Birth place

Manhattan, New York, USA

Occupations

Actress

Comedian

Political Activist

Talkshow Host

TV Producer

Voice of Stretch the Octopus in Toy Story 3

Oscars

1991 - Best Supporting Actress - Ghost

Baftas

1991 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Ghost

Golden Globes

1986 - Best Actress - The Colour Purple
1991 - Best Supporting Actress - Ghost

Grammy Awards

1986 - Best Comedy Recording - Original Broadway Show
Bette Midler was originally cast for the lead role in Sister Act

Trivia

Whoopi Goldberg Family

Whoopi Goldberg's parents:

Whoopi Goldberg's father is Robert James Johnson jr Whoopi Goldberg's mother is Emma Johnson


Whoopi Goldberg's children:

Whoopi Goldberg's daughter is Alex Martin


Whoopi Goldberg's former partners:

Whoopi Goldberg had a relationship with Frank Langella Whoopi Goldberg had an affair with Ted Danson Whoopi Goldberg's former husband is David Claessen Whoopi Goldberg's former husband is Lyle Trachtenberg Whoopi Goldberg's former husband is Alvin Martin


Whoopi Goldberg's siblings:

Whoopi Goldberg's brother is Clyde Johnson


Whoopi Goldberg's grandparents:

Whoopi Goldberg's grandfather is Malachi Harris Whoopi Goldberg's grandmother was Rachel Freedman Whoopi Goldberg's grandfather was Robert Johnson Sr


Whoopi Goldberg's grandchildren:

Whoopi Goldberg's granddaughter is Amarah Skye Dean Whoopi Goldberg's granddaughter is Jerzey Dean Whoopi Goldberg's grandson is Mason Dean


Whoopi Goldberg FameChain Links

Hosts of the Academy Awards (The Oscars)

2002

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1963

Frank Sinatra 1975

Warren Beatty 1977

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Hosts of the Academy Awards (The Oscars)

1999

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1963

Frank Sinatra 1975

Warren Beatty 1977

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Hosts of the Academy Awards (The Oscars)

1996

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1963

Frank Sinatra 1975

Warren Beatty 1977

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Hosts of the Academy Awards (The Oscars)

1994

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1963

Frank Sinatra 1975

Warren Beatty 1977

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Madam Tussauds

Other people in this association:

HM Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain

Adolf Hitler 1933

Princess Diana Princess of Wales

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Hollywood Walk of Fame

2001

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1960

Zsa Zsa Gabor 1960

Elizabeth Taylor 1960

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Famous Voices Behind the Character

2010

Other people in this association:

David Bowie 2007

Paul Newman 2006

Russell Brand 2010 - 2013

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Hollywood TCL Chinese Theatre Handprints and Footprints,

1995

Other people in this association:

Frank Sinatra 1965

Elizabeth Taylor 1956

Marilyn Monroe 1953

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Academy Award Winners 1991 - The 63rd

1991

Other people in this association:

Kevin Costner 1991

Kathy Bates 1991

Sophia Loren 1991

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BAFTA Award Winners 1991 - The 44th

1991

Other people in this association:

Martin Scorsese 1991

Sir David Jason OBE 1991

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1991 - The 48th

1991

Other people in this association:

Julia Roberts 1991

Kevin Costner 1991

Jon Bon Jovi 1991

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1986 - The 43rd

1986

Other people in this association:

Liza Minnelli 1986

Jack Nicholson 1986

Lionel Richie 1986

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Grammy Award Winners 1986 - The 28th

1986

Other people in this association:

Sir Mick Jagger 1986

Michael Jackson 1986

Jim Henson

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Iconic Roles - Actors That Won/Lost the Part

1992

Other people in this association:

Leonardo DiCaprio 2000

Jamie Dornan 2015

Johnny Depp 2005

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Desert Island Discs

Other people in this association:

David Cameron

Kylie Minogue OBE

Simon Cowell

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