|Real Name/Full Name||Gerald Lee McRaney|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Mac ; Gerald McRaney|
|Birth Place:||Collins, Mississippi|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||19 August 1947|
|Age/How Old:||75 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 83 Kg
In Pounds – 182 lbs
|Eye Color:||Light blue|
|Parents Name:||Father – Clyde McRaney
Mother – Edny McRaney
|Siblings:||Brother- Buddy McRaney
Sister-Ann McRaney Simpson
|School:||Junior High School|
|College:||University of Mississippi|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Beverly Root (m.1967; div.1971)
Pat Moran (m.1981; div.1989)
Delta Burke(m. After 1989)
|Kids/Children Name:||Son- Angus McRaney
Daughter- Jessica McRaney
Daughter- Kate McRaney
|Profession:||Actor, Film producer, Television producer, Film actor, Television director|
|Net Worth:||$10 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2023|
Gerald Lee McRaney is best acknowledged as one of the stars of the Tv shows like Simon and Simon, Major Dad, Promised Land, and House of Cards. Also, he has a frequent appearance in the NBC series named This is Us as Dr. Natan Katowski, for which he had gained Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in Drama Series. His relaxation activities include listening to music and travelling.
Well, how well do you know about Gerald McRaney? If not much, here is what we know about Gerald McRaney to date.
Biography and Early Life
For about five decades, this outstanding actor was born in Collins, Mississippi, to Clyde McCraney and Edney McRaney. He had completed his High school in junior high school and studied graduation from the University of Mississippi. He began his career in acting in his junior high school when he wounded his knee playing football and joined the drama club. He had worked in Louisiana oil fields before entering into the film industry.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Gerald McRaney in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Gerald McRaney’s age is 75 years old as of today’s date 29th May 2023 having been born on 19 August 1947. Though, he is 6′ 0″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 182 lbs in Pound and 83kg in Kilograms.
He had completed his schooling life in junior high school. He actively participated in a football competition, and in one situation, he injured his knee, so he joined the school’s drama club. He had successfully accomplished his graduation from the University of Mississippi.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
He has been married three times in his life; the first one is Beverly A. Root in 1966 and divorced in 1971 due to some personal issues. However, they had two children during their married life of four years—a daughter named Jessica and son Angus.
Later in November 1981 McRaney exchanged vows with casting director Pat Moran and had a child together named Kate. They got separated in 1989. The third marriage is with Delta Burke, married in May 1989. Till now, they didn’t have a child together.
Is Gerald McRaney Gay?
No, Gerald McRaney is not gay. He is a married man. He had three children, 2 with his first wife, Beverly A. Root, and 1 with Pat Moron. Thus, according to facts and figures, he is not gay and is straight.
As said earlier, he used to work in Louisiana oil fields; then he took small roles in Dukes of Hazzard, The Rockford Files as he knew about acting because of his training in drama school. The major turn over which gave him more popularity was as Rick Simon in ‘Simon & Simon’.
This show ran very well from 1981 to 1989. He played a dramatic role with a comedic touch. His second hit series, which was produced by himself, was ‘Major Dad,’ which has shown his comedic skill. He appeared as Tim Ryder in ‘Hawaii Five-O’. He also had appeared in numerous episodes of Marvel’ The Incredible Hulk’.
He appeared in a re-occurring role in Designing Women and season eight of Castle. McRaney has also executed his exceptional acting in many TV films such as Not Our Son(1995), Going for Broke(2003), CSI, One Tree Hill and many more.
Other than TV series, Gerald proved his excellent acting skills in movies such as A Holiday Romance, The A-Team, Night of Bloody Horror, Coat of Many Colors, Hansel and Gretel, The Brain Machine, A Violent Separation and more.
McRaney has also hosted shows like Weapon of War: Big Guns and co-hosted Louise Mandrell Celebrity shoot. As he is also a writer, he wrote Simon & Simon-1, Thought the War was Over. He has directed a single episode of The Major Dad, Love and Curses, six episodes of Simon & Simon. He had a reappearance role in the NBC series, which gained him the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama series.
With managing all these incredible he also got his feet wet as an executive producer of Heart of The Country and continued with Simon & Simon: In Trouble Again, Major Dad, Blind Vengeance, and Jake Lake; Justice on The Bayou.
Gerald McRaney was popularly known for his versatile acting. He was nominated and won many awards such as
- Gold Derby Award (Drama Guest actor in This Is US, 2016)
- Online Film and Television Association(Best supporting Actor in Drama series for Deadwood, 2004)
- Primetime Emmy Awards(Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for This is US, 2016)
Salary & Earnings of Gerald McRaney in 2023
As of 2023, Gerald had made an impressive net worth of $10 Million. In his career, he always had a good amount of salary. His income streams include producing, writing but mainly focusing on acting.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Heis embodied Scottish and Choctaw Indian.
- He also had an experience of handling on offshore oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico after leaving college.
- He already met future wife Delta Burke at a luncheon in 1987 and soon landed a guest appearance as her ex-husband on Designing Women.
- He diagnosed and treated well when suffering from a long cancer in 2004.
- He loves to support soldiers and veterans because he played military roles in his acting career.
Gerald McRaney was an irreplaceable actor with excellent acting skills. His professional life is stable, and McRaney also maintains good determination. The saying ‘Hard work pays off’ is best suited for his life.