Ted Lange, an American director, actor and screenwriter, is currently married to Mary Ley since 2001. He is well known for his role as the bartender in the television series "The Love Boat". Ted Lange is the son television show host Gerri Lange and Ted Lange Jr. father. He graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. His first screen debut was in the documentary film “Wattstax”.
Ted Lange wrote the screenplay for the drama 'Passing Through', 'Marla Gibbs', and 'Cora Lee Day'. He also directed the drama “For Love of Amy”. Ted got married to the actress Sheryl Thompson in 1978. The couple has been blessed with two children named Ted IV and Turner Wallace Lange. But they divorced in 1989. Ted married again with Mary Ley in 2001. As of now, there are no signs of their separation.