John C. McGinley net worth: John C. McGinley is an American television and film actor who has a net worth of $12 million. John C. McGinley earned his net worth from a thirty year career in the entertainment industry. He is perhaps most famous for his role as Dr. Perry Cox in the TV show "Scrubs". John C. McGinley is also famous for playing corporate efficiency consultant Bob Slydell in "Office Space". Some of McGinley's other notable roles include the role of Sergeant Red O'Neil in the movie "Platoon" directed by Oliver Stone, and as Marv in Stone's movie "Wall Street". In addition John C. McGinley has also written and produced for television and films and is the spokesperson and author for the National Down Syndrome Society.
John C. McGinley was born on August 3, 1959 in Greenwich Village, New York City. His mother Patricia was a schoolteacher and his father Gerald was a stockbroker. McGinley is one of five children. He played football as a wide receiver for Millburn High School and later he studied acting at Syracuse University. McGinley graduated from the Tisch School of the Arts in 1984 and launched his acting career with several off-Broadway productions. His first major acting gig was when he landed a part on the Soap Opera "Another World" for two seasons. He was married to Lauren Lambert in 1997, they divorced in 2002 and have one son. In 2007 McGinley married yoga instructor Nichole Kessler and they have two daughters. McGinley and fellow actor Willem Dafoe have an ownership interest in one of Billy Gilroy's New York SoHo bistros. He is an avid fan of the Detroit Red Wings.