He never married throughout his life, despite having several relationships. Mahoney received two Emmy nominations, two Golden Globe nominations, and a SAG award for his work on the show.
Ironically, Mahoney actually appeared in the final season of Cheers before joining Frasier, but it was in a different role - a jingle writer named Sy Flembeck who actually shared a scene with Frasier Crane (Kelsey Grammer).
He started his acting career in the 1970s, and joined the Steppenwolf Theatre. Mahoney starred in the Broadway revival of the play Prelude to a Kiss, as well as the plays Better Late and The Outgoing Tide at the Northlight Theatre in IL.
In 1986, he won a Tony Award for his role in John Guare'sThe House of Blue Leaves.
Mahoney made his film debut in Barry Levinson's 1987 film Tin Men and was featured as the White Sox manager in Eight Men Out. He also played Roy, a waiter in the city adopted by three female entertainment industry veterans, during two runs (2011 and 2014) of the sitcom Hot in Cleveland.
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