Cast Member

D.B. Russell

Ted Danson


Ted Danson stars as D.B. Russell in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. Danson is best known for his role as lead character Sam Malone on the sitcom “Cheers,” for which he received two Golden Globe Awards and two Emmy Awards. He is also known for his role as Dr. John Becker on the critically acclaimed sitcom “Becker.” Currently, Danson also stars in the series, "The Good Place." His other television credits include "Bored to Death,” “Fargo” "Damages," “Help Me Help You,” “Ink” and "Curb Your Enthusiasm."

His television film projects include "Knights of the South Bronx," "Our Fathers," "It Must Be Love," "Living with the Dead," “Search for Atlantis,” "Thanks of a Grateful Nation" and "Something About Amelia," for which he won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.

Danson's feature film credits include "Everybody Loves Whales," “Ted,” "Three Men and a Baby," "Three Men and a Little Lady," "Cousins," "Gulliver's Travels," "Mad Money" and "The Amateurs."

During his career, Ted Danson has been nominated to more than 40 awards including 15 Primetime Emmy Awards and 10 Golden Globe Awards.