Robert Maschio

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Robert Maschio
Born (1966-08-25) August 25, 1966 (age 57)
Alma materColumbia University
Years active1996

Robert Maschio (born August 25, 1966)[1] is an American actor. He is known for playing Dr. Todd 'The Todd' Quinlan in the American comedy drama Scrubs.

Early life[edit]

He graduated from Columbia University in 1988 with a bachelor's degree in American Politics.[2] He won the Allen J. Willen award for best thesis by a history or political science major.[3]


Maschio made guest appearances on various TV shows such as Bram & Alice, and he eventually landed the role of a hypersexual surgeon in Bill Lawrence's sitcom Scrubs, playing the recurring character of "Dr. Todd 'The Todd' Quinlan". Maschio also guest-starred in another Lawrence production, Spin City, in 1996, and played a jury member in Veronica Mars in 2005. Another role included the rapist Louis Browning on the daytime soap opera As the World Turns in 2006. In 2011, he appeared as Goldman in French comedy film "Hollywoo" with comedienne Florence Foresti.

Selected filmography[edit]

Show Year Character Notes
Spin City 1996 Officer Carney Episodes "The Perfect Dorm"
Spin City 2001 Officer Carney Episodes "Dog Day Afternoon"
Scrubs 2001–2010 Dr. Todd 'The Todd' Quinlan 156 episodes
Main Cast
Date or Disaster 2003 Touch Johnson Short Film
Cuts 2005 Tommy Episode "Analyze What"
Veronica Mars 2005 Madison Harwell Episode "One Angry Veronica"
As the World Turns 2006 Louis Browning 16 episodes
Desertion 2008 Michael Sheridan Movie
Scrubs: Interns 2009 Dr. Todd Quinlan 4 episodes
The Putt Putt Syndrome 2010 Frank Movie
Kleshnov 2010 Anthony Short Movie
Hollywoo 2011 Goldman French language comedy
A Holiday Heist 2011 Harley Movie
Cougar Town 2012 Dr. Todd Quinlan Episode "A One Story Town"
Men at Work 2013 Dr. Fleming, Hospital ER Doctor Episode "Uncle Gibbs"
Undateable 2014 Todd Episode: Danny's Boys
Lethal Seduction 2015 Trevor Movie
Bones 2015 Peter Episode: The Promise in the Palace


  1. ^ Robert Maschio [@robertmaschio] (August 25, 2016). "I am 50 years old today, but trust me, I have the savings account of a 25 year old... #50" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  2. ^ Shuster, Yelena (June 2008). "Scrubs' Robert Maschio '88 Is Nothing Like "The Todd"". Columbia College Today. Retrieved July 31, 2020.
  3. ^ Scrubs’ Robert Maschio ’88 Is Nothing Like “The Todd”

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