John Ingle Bio

(Edward, GH)

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BIRTHDATE: May 7, 1928
HOMETOWN: Tulsa, OK
YEARS ON SHOW: 1993-'04, 2006-present
MARITAL STATUS: Grace-Lynne Martin (married, 1954)
CHILDREN: Five daughters and nine grandchildren

After doing voice work in the animated series THE JETSONS, John Ingle taught acting at Beverly Hills High School in Beverly Hills, Calif. from 1964 until 1985. Among his better-known students: Meredith Baxter, Richard Dreyfuss, Albert Brooks, Linda Evans, Swoosie Kurtz, Barbara Hershey and Nicolas Cage. Ingle continued to do voice work (SMURFS), and played the school principal in the 1988 cult film Heathers

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Provided the voice for Maggie Simpson on THE SIMPSONS.
  2. Volunteers with the San Gabriel Valley affiliate of Habitat for Humanity.
  3. Taught Acting at Beverly Hills High School.
  4. Calls former GH co-star Stuart Damon his closest friend.
  5. Won Outstanding Scene Stealer award at 1999 Soap Opera Awards.
stories featuring
John Ingle
Stars React To Ingle's Death   Sep 17, 2012

The daytime community has reacted to the news of John Ingle's death.

GH’S John Ingle Dead At 84   Sep 17, 2012

John Ingle, beloved to the GENERAL HOSPITAL audience as Edward Quartermaine, passed away on September 16,...

Five Minutes With ... John Ingle   Sep 9, 2009

GH's John Ingle (Edward) hasn't had much story lately but with the advent of the Port Charles...

John Ingle: Big Love   Sep 20, 2006

John Ingle's longevity in the acting world hasn't dampened his love for the craft. While he relishes his full-time...

The Return Of Edward II   Apr 21, 2006

Nope, it wasn't a flashback! That really was John Ingle we saw on GENERAL HOSPITAL last week in his triumphant...

Other Roles

Other Soap Roles
DAYS OF OUR LIVES (Mickey Horton, 2004-'06)
KNOTS LANDING (Professor Manning, 1985; Sen. Buchanan, 1991)
PORT CHARLES (Edward Quartermaine, 1997-2003)
MELROSE PLACE (Attorney, 1994)
BEVERLY HILLS, 90210 (Dickson St. BIG LOVE (Earnest Holloway, 2006)

TV roles
PARKS AND RECREATION (Man with Dog, 2009)
LIFE IN GENERAL (Raymond Kennedy, 2008)
THE LAND BEFORE TIME (Topsy, 2007-’08)
THE OFFICE (Robert Dunder, 2007)
MCBRIDE: THE DOCTOR IS OUT... REALLY OUT (Franklin, 2005)
THE DREW CAREY SHOW (Father Seymour, 1992-2002)
THE SONG OF THE LARK (Mr. Nathanmeyer, 2001)
DISNEY'S CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE TV SPECIAL (2001)
BOY MEETS WORLD (Mr. Nelson, 1999)
EXTREME GHOSTBUSTERS (Voice, 1997)
MELROSE PLACE (Attorney, 1994)
BONANZA: THE RETURN (Judge Jefferson MacKenzie, 1993)
ANIMANIACS (Judge, 1993)


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