Theodore "Ted" Manson (October 23, 1926 – June 1, 2008) was an American actor. His career lasted over 30 years.
October 23, 1926
|Died||June 1, 2008 (aged 81)|
|Cause of death||Lung cancer|
|Education||West High School|
|Alma mater||Ohio State University,|
John Carroll University
|Years active||1976 – 2008|
Manson was born in Columbus, Ohio on October 23, 1926. He graduated from West High School. He attended both Ohio State University and John Carroll University. In the 1950s he started acting with the Players Club and the Ohio State University Players.
After working in a real estate, he returned to acting in 1979. He appeared on the television shows In the Heat of the Night and Matlock. He appeared in Hollywood movies, including Elizabethtown, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.
- "Career of actor began here". The Columbus Dispatch. June 6, 2008.