Gary Michael Cole (born September 20, 1956) is an American television and movie actor. Born in Park Ridge, Illinois and graduated at Illinois State University, Cole began his acting career on stage with the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in 1985. In television, Cole had starring roles in the series Midnight Caller, American Gothic, and Crusade. On film, Cole appeared in supporting roles in The Brady Bunch Movie, Office Space, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, and Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby. He also provided the voice of Mayor Jones in Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated. He has been married to Teddi Siddall since 1992. They have a daughter.
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