Gerald McRaney was born to Clyde and Edna and is part Scottish and part Chowtaw Indian. His father was a builder. Mackie, as some people call him, has a brother, Buddy, who appeared as the judge in the Simon & Simon reunion movie, and a sister, Ann.
Mackie attended high school near the gulf coast of Mississippi and joined the drama club there when a knee injury halted his football play. He also attended the University of Mississippi for a short time. Mackie's acting endeavors continued after he became an assistant stage manager at a New Orleans repertory company.
Mackie married Beverly Root at a young age and their marriage produced a daughter, Jessica, and a son, Angus, who was born deaf. Mackie and Angus took s at the John Tracy Clinic in L.A. where Angus learned to speak.
During Mackie's second marriage to Patricia Rae Moran, the couple adopted a daughter, Katie.
Mackie has been married to Delta Burke, the actress, since May 28, 1989.
Some interests of Mr. McRaney's include: history, reading, hunting and boxing. He has also visited our troops in the military for several years and has been on the campaign trail for Presidents George Bush and George W. Bush.
Mackie and Delta currently reside in L.A. … Expand
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|Jericho: Season 1||Sep 20, 2006||Johnston Green / Mayor Green||8.6|
|Deadwood: Season 3||Jun 11, 2006||George Hearst||8.9|
|Deadwood: Season 2||Mar 6, 2005||George Hearst||9.3|
|Touched by an Angel: Season 4||Sep 21, 1997||Russell Greene||tbd|
|Touched by an Angel: Season 3||Sep 15, 1996||Russell Greene||tbd|
|Central Park West: Season 2||Jun 5, 1996||Adam Brock [Episodes 14 - 21; Recurring In Episode 13]||tbd|
|Touched by an Angel: Season 2||Sep 23, 1995||Russell Greene||tbd|
|Central Park West: Season 1||Sep 13, 1995||Adam Brock [Episodes 14 - 21; Recurring In Episode 13]||tbd|
|Simon and Simon: Season 9||Feb 23, 1995||Rick Simon||tbd|
|Major Dad: Season 4||Sep 25, 1992||John D. MacGillis / Director||tbd|
|Major Dad: Season 3||Sep 16, 1991||John D. MacGillis||tbd|
|Major Dad: Season 2||Sep 17, 1990||John D. MacGillis||tbd|
|Major Dad: Season 1||Sep 17, 1989||John D. MacGillis||tbd|
|Simon and Simon: Season 8||Oct 8, 1988||Rick Simon / Director||tbd|
|Simon and Simon: Season 7||Dec 3, 1987||Rick Simon / Director||tbd|
|Simon and Simon: Season 6||Sep 25, 1986||Rick Simon / Writer / Director||tbd|
|Simon and Simon: Season 5||Oct 3, 1985||Richard 'Rick' Simon / Rick Simon / Director||tbd|
|Simon and Simon: Season 4||Sep 27, 1984||Richard "Rick" Simon / Director||tbd|
|Simon and Simon: Season 3||Sep 29, 1983||Rick Simon / Director||tbd|
|Simon and Simon: Season 2||Oct 5, 1982||Rick Simon||tbd|
|Simon and Simon: Season 1||Nov 24, 1981||Richard "Rick" Simon||9.0|