John C. McGinley
John C. McGinley
Celebrated Name: John C. McGinley
Real Name/Full Name: John Christopher McGinley
Gender: Male
Age: 64 years old
Birth Date: 3 August 1959
Birth Place: Greenwich Village, New York, U.S.
Nationality: American
Height: 1.85 M
Weight: 83 Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Lauren Lambert (m, 1997; div, 2001), Nichole Kessler (m, 2007)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Max Max McGinley, Billie Grace McGinley, and Kate Aleena McGinley)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is John C. McGinley Gay?: No
Profession: Actor, Producer, and Author.
Net Worth in 2024: $15 Million
Last Updated: July 2024

John C. McGinley is a popular American actor known for his roles in several successful movies and TV series including, “Scrubs,” “Office Space,” “Wall Street,” and “Point Break.” In addition to being an actor, he is also a writer and producer. He is also involved in many philanthropic activities as well, including serving as the board member and international spokesman for the Global Down Syndrome Foundation.

Maybe you know about John C. McGinley very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of John C. McGinley’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

John C. McGinley was born on the 3rd of August 1959 in Greenwich Village, New York, the U.S., to parents, Gerald McGinley and Patricia McGinley. His father was a stockbroker while his mother worked as a school teacher. He has attended Millburn High School, following which he went to study acting at Syracuse University. He then attended the New York University’s Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts, from where he graduated in 1984.

Personal Life

John C. McGinley married Lauren Lambert, and in the same year, their son, Max Max McGinley, was born. They divorced years later in December of 2001. Their son suffers from Down syndrome. He was engaged to Nichole Kessler in August of 2006, who he had dated for two years. On the 7th of April 2007, they got married. The couple has two daughters, Billie Grace McGinley and Kate Aleena McGinley.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on the 3rd of August 1959, John C. McGinley is 64 years old as of today’s date 20th July 2024. His height is 1.85 M tall, and his weight is 83 Kg.


John C. McGinley began his career in 1986 with the comedy film, “Sweet Liberty.” He then appeared in the 1986 Oscar-winning war film, “Platoon,” which brought him initial recognition. His next role was in the popular drama film “Wall Street” (1987). Over the next few years, he worked in several successful films including, “Point Break” (1991), “The Rock” (1996), and “Office Space” (1999).

He began voice acting in the superhero animated TV series, “Justice League Unlimited” (2004-06). He has also been a voice actor in the animated TV series, “WordGirl,” and in the Sony PSP video game, “Dead Head Fred.” In 1997, he earned critical acclaim for his performance in the psychological thriller mini-series, “Intensity.” In 2001, he worked in the TV series, “Scrubs.”

He has also appeared in commercials for PGA Tour Champions. He has narrated the documentary of the 2008 Stanley Cup Championship of the Detroit Red Wings and commercials for In addition to acting, he is an author as well, and in 2005, his book, “Untalkative Bunny: How to be Heard Without saying a Word,” was released.  In 2012, he worked in the TV series “Burn Notice.” Also, he has served as a writer & actor for the 1989 comedy film, “Suffering Bastards,” and as a producer for the 1993 film, “Watch It.”

Awards & Achievements

Here is a list covering the awards and achievements earned by John C. McGinley:

  • He was named the Honorary Patron of the University Philosophical Society, Trinity College, and Dublin in 2008.
  • He was the winner of the Festival Director’s Award at the 2006 Method Fest for “Two Tickets to Paradise.”
  • He was nominated for a Gold Derby TV Award in the category of Comedy Supporting Actor for “Scrubs” at the 2004 and the 2006 Gold Derby Awards.

Net Worth & Salary of John C. McGinley in 2024

John C. McGinley Net Worth
John C. McGinley Net Worth

As of July 2024, John C. McGinley has gathered a net worth of $15 Million. He has garnered most of his earnings from his career as an actor, writer, and producer. It was his role in the 1986 film, “Platoon” that brought him initial recognition. He earned critical praise for his performance in the mini-series, “Intensity” (1997). In 2005, he released his book, “Untalkative Bunny: How to be Heard Without saying a Word.” He has been a part of several other successful films including, “Wall Street” (1987), “Point Break” (1991), and “Office Space” (1999).

John C. McGinley has been a great actor, and his performances prove just how good he is. What often gets overlooked is the kind of heart he has. He is involved in several philanthropic activities including, serving as the board member and international spokesman for the Global Down Syndrome Foundation. With that being said, we wish him the best of luck for all his future endeavors and hope he continues entertaining and inspiring us like he always has.


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