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(Actor, Comedian, Musician)

Actor Michael McKean is married and a father of two.

Relationship Facts of Michael McKean

Michael McKean is married to Annette O Toole.
He is father of Two Children(Fletcher McKean and Colin McKean).
Michael McKean is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Michael McKean?

Michael McKean is married to Annette O’Toole on March 20, 1999.

They were engaged in 1998. O’Toole is an American actress, dancer, and singer-songwriter.

While McKean was working on American television Laverne & Shirley. They became good friends in 1997. They also work together on Final Justice.

McKean is also the Stepfather of O’Toole two children, Neil and Anna Geisslinger.

McKen- First Wife

Previously, McKen was married to Susan Russell on October 10, 1070.

Together, they have two children, Fletcher McKean and Colin McKean.

His son Fletcher graduated from Agoura High School located in Agoura, CA in Los Angeles.

Later, they divorced in 1993.

Who is Michael McKean?

Michael McKean is an American actor, comedian, and musician.

He is recognized for his first big role as annoying neighbor Lenny Koslowski in Happy Days and as a cast member on Saturday Night Live.

He is also a voice actor for films like Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Surf’s Up, and The Hunchback of Notre Dame II.

Michael McKean- Birth Age, Family

Michael McKean was born Michael John McKean in New York, NY, on October 17, 1947, to Gilbert McKean and Ruth McKean.

His father Gilbert is a singer and founder of Decca Records. He was grown up in Sea Clif, New York, on Long Island.

Michael McKean
Caption: Michael McKean (Source: Pinterest)

McKean’s parents and grandmother attend the same university, Louisiana Tech University.

He also has one elder sister and one younger brother.

His mother Ruth used to work at a school library.


He joined the North Shore High School in Glen Head, New York

Michael also attended North Store High School, Glen Head, New York, United States.

He graduated from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.

Michael McKean- Career

Career Inspiration

Michael’s greatest inspiration was Stanley Holloway, who is a British actor and comedian, who performed in a one-man show called ‘Laughs and Other Events in New York. After seeing his comedy acting Michael decided to become an actor and make people laugh and happy.

Film Career

Michael’s first debut in the film industry from the small role in Cracking up in 1977.

In 1989, he played and wrote the film, The Big picture was released.

In 1997, he appeared in the American direct-to-video fantasy family comedy film Casper: A Spirited Beginning as a Bill Cae.

In 2010, he landed a movie Pure Country 2: The Gift, and played the role of Peter.

Television Career

He started his TV career in 1976 on the show Laverne & Shirley as Leonard ‘Lenny’ Kosnowsk. He played in about 149 episodes of this show. In the same role, in 1979, he appeared in Happy Days.

1984-1995, he was a part of Saturday Night Live, as David St. Hubbins and other various characters.

From 1991 to 1996, he was cast as a Gibby Fiske in Dream On.

From 1997 to 1998, he gave his voice as Jasper Badun in the series 101 Dalmatians.

In 2019, he was cast in a comedy-based series, Veep, and in novel-based, Good Omens.

All Winning Awards

YearAward NameCategories
2018Saturn Award, Satellite AwardBest Supporting Actor on Television
2004Critics Choice AwardBest song: A Mighty Wind
2001Video Premiere AwardBest DVD Audio Commentary: This is Spinal Tap
2004Florida Film Critics Circle AwardsBest Ensemble Cast: A Mighty Wind
2004Grammy AwardsBest Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
2003Seattle Film Critics AwardBest Music: A Mighty Wind

McKean Car Accident

On May 22, 2012, Michael was hit by a car while he was walking on the road. Due to an accident, his leg was broken, and hospitalized immediately for treatment. After a week, he was transferred to another for healing. On May 31, 2012, he was discharged from the hospital. As of May 24, 2012, there is a short clip uploaded on YouTube about his accident condition.

Michael McKean- Facts

  • His birth sign is Libra.
  • The oldest man to join the cast of Saturday Night Live in 1975.
  • He can play guitar, piano, and harmonica too.
  • He is relative to Thomas McKean, who is the singer of the Declaration Of Independence.
  • In 2000, he became a member of the Friars.

Net worth, Salary

McKean’s net worth is approximately $12 m US as of 2022.

The actor and performer’s average salary in the US is $56 k. His salary ranges from $46 k to $56 k.

The Musician’s average salary in the United States is $44 k US per year.

Body Measurement, Height, Weight

McKean has blue eyes with light hair. His height is 6 feet and his weight is 82 kg.

Facebook, Twitter

Micheal has 358.7 k followers on Twitter with id @MJMcKean.

He also had Facebook with more than 2k followers, and around 2.4k followers on Instagram.


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