April 21, 2009 |
Spending time with mild-mannered John Mahoney, 68, makes it hard to figure out why he often gets cast as the tough guy. TV audiences know him as retired cop Marty Crane from the sitcom "Frasier," a no-nonsense guy who delights in deflating the egos of pompous psychiatrist sons Frasier (Kelsey Grammer) and Niles (David Hyde Pierce).
March 16, 1992 |
The New Show Factor: CBS will premiere "The Human Factor," a new drama starring John Mahoney, on April 16 at 10 p.m. The series, about a doctor and his medical school students, is from Dick Wolf, executive producer of NBC's "Law & Order." The show will run for eight weeks as a spring replacement series for "Knots Landing."
December 30, 1990
John C. Mahoney, 55, drama critic and television and theater writer for several publications--including the Los Angeles Times--and a former president (1981) of the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle. Most recently, he worked as an account executive for several public relations agencies. On Sunday in San Gabriel of the complications of a stroke.
April 29, 1992 |
Brian Mahoney, an assistant for 16 years to Lou Carnesecca, will succeed him as St. John's basketball coach. The school called a news conference today to announce the replacement for Carnesecca, who retired April 13 after 24 seasons. Mahoney reportedly was the only person interviewed for the job.
March 12, 1996 |
Brian Mahoney on Monday was dismissed as coach of St. John's, which finished 11-16, its worst record in 33 years, and lost to Providence, 80-72, in the first round of the Big East tournament. It was Mahoney's third consecutive nonwinning season in his four years since replacing Lou Carnesecca. Athletic Director Ed Manetta said Mahoney was "asked to step down." Mahoney had completed the third year of a seven-year contract.
August 14, 2008
On the boards: John Mahoney, best known for his long-running role as the father on NBC's "Frasier," will star in Conor McPherson's "The Seafarer" at the Geffen Playhouse in Westwood next April. -- Movie academy: Sid Ganis has been elected to his fourth consecutive term as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Ganis is founder of Out of the Blue . . . Entertainment.