Jeff MacKay

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Jeff MacKay
Born Jeffery Neill MacKay
(1948-10-20)October 20, 1948
Dallas, Texas
Died August 22, 2008(2008-08-22) (aged 59)
Tulsa, Oklahoma

Jeffery Neill MacKay (October 20, 1948 – August 22, 2008)[1] was an American character actor.

MacKay is best remembered as Magnum's friend "Mac" on Magnum, P.I., he was also featured in recurring roles in Black Sheep Squadron, JAG, Battlestar Galactica, Airwolf, The Greatest American Hero, and Tales of the Gold Monkey. MacKay also played annoying brother Gordie Masterson on the children's television show Dr. Shrinker, which was part of The Krofft Supershow.

MacKay was born in Dallas, Texas. His cousin Robert Redford got him interested in acting, and helped him get his Screen Actors Guild Card with a part in All The President's Men.


MacKay died of liver failure on August 22, 2008 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.[2]


  1. ^ obit Visited 27 August 2008
  2. ^ "Actor Jeff MacKay dies at 60". April 13, 2010. 

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