Ted Raimi Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Ted Raimi Quick Info
Height6 ft
Weight75 kg
Date of BirthDecember 14, 1965
Zodiac SignSagittarius
GirlfriendUnknown

Ted Raimi is an American actor, voiceover artist, director, screenwriter, producer, singer, and songwriter who is known for playing the role of Joxer the Mighty in the fantasy TV series, Xena: Warrior Princess, as well as for appearing as Lt. j.g. Timothy O’Neill in the science fiction television series, seaQuest DSV. He is the younger brother of filmmaker and actor, Sam Raimi, and the brothers have collaborated on a number of projects. Ted Raimi has also appeared in several roles in a large number of shows and movies which include The Evil DeadCleveland Smith: Bounty HunterEvil Dead IIBlood RageEasy WheelsLunatics: A Love StoryArmy of DarknessClear and Present DangerSpider-ManSpider-Man 2Spider-Man 3My Name Is BruceReign Over MeThe GrudgeThe Midnight Meat TrainOz the Great and PowerfulMurder of a CatBaywatchHercules: The Legendary JourneysMasters of HorrorLegend of the SeekerCode Monkeys, and Buddy Thunderstruck. Apart from acting, he has also tried his hand at producing, writing, songwriting, as well as directing. Moreover, Ted Raimi has also accumulated an impressive social media fan base with more than 20k followers on Instagram, more than 50k followers on Twitter, and more than 20k followers on Facebook.

Born Name

Theodore R. Raimi

Nick Name

Theo, Ted

Ted Raimi as seen in a picture taken at the 2015 Wizard World Chicago
Ted Raimi as seen in a picture taken at the 2015 Wizard World Chicago (GabboT / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Sun Sign

Sagittarius

Born Place

Detroit, Michigan, United States

Residence

Detroit, Michigan, United States

Nationality

American

Education

Ted Raimi got enrolled at Wylie E. Groves High School located in Birmingham, Oakland County, Michigan. During his days at the school, he was a popular DJ as well as a talented blues harp artist while also being an active member of the Groves Cinema Society.

Later, he studied at the University of Michigan, a public research university located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, as well as at the New York University, located in Greenwich Village, Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York. He also attended the University of Detroit.

Occupation

Actor, Voiceover Artist, Director, Screenwriter, Producer, Singer, Songwriter

Family

  • Father – Leonard Ronald Raimi (Furniture Store Proprietor)
  • Mother – Celia Barbara (née Abrams) (Lingerie Store Proprietor)
  • Siblings – Samuel M. Raimi (Older Brother) (Filmmaker, Actor, Producer), Ivan M. Raimi (Older Brother) (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.), Screenwriter)
  • Others – Samuel “Sam” Raimi (Paternal Grandfather), Beryl Reingewertz (Paternal Great Grandfather), Golda Grosbard (Paternal Great Grandmother), Rosa/Rose/Roiza Grossbard (Paternal Grandmother), Simcha Grossbard (Paternal Great Grandfather), Schumuel Lieb Grossbard (Paternal Great Great Grandfather), Isadore Richard Abrams (Maternal Grandfather), Rose Greenspon (Maternal Grandmother), Aaron Greenspan (Maternal Great Grandfather), Rachel Kaldezar (Maternal Great Grandmother), David Kaldezar (Maternal Great Great Grandfather), Pessel (Maternal Great Great Grandmother), Gillian Greene (Siste-In-Law, Samuel M. Raimi’s Wife) (Actress), Emma Rose (Niece, Samuel M. Raimi’s Daughter) (Actress), Lorne Raimi (Nephew, Samuel M. Raimi’s Son) (Actor, Director), Henry Raimi (Nephew, Samuel M. Raimi’s Son) (Actor)

Manager

Ted Raimi is represented by Amsel, Eisenstadt & Frazier & Hinojosa Talent Agency, Talent Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States.

Genre

Soundtrack

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

Unsigned

Build

Slim

Height

6 ft or 183 cm

Weight

75 kg or 165.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Ted Raimi has not dated anyone publicly yet and prefers to keep his private life away from the public eye. Hence, it is difficult for us to ascertain anything about his love life and relationship history.

Ted Raimi as seen with Suzanne Keilly in a picture taken during an event in April 2007
Ted Raimi as seen with Suzanne Keilly in a picture taken during an event in April 2007 (David Shankbone / shanbone.org/ CC BY-SA 3.0)

Race / Ethnicity

White

Ted Raimi is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Often wears shades
  • Receding hairline

Brand Endorsements

Ted Raimi has appeared in a commercial for Old Rare Lottery alongside Bruce Campbell.

Ted Raimi as seen while posing for the camera at the 2010 Streamy Awards
Ted Raimi as seen while posing for the camera at the 2010 Streamy Awards (The Bui Brothers / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Religion

Ted Raimi grew up in a Jewish household and was raised in Conservative Judaism.

Best Known For

  • Having been cast as Joxer the Mighty in the fantasy TV series, Xena: Warrior Princess, which starred Lucy Lawless and Renee O’Connor
  • Playing the role of Lt. j.g. Timothy O’Neill in the science fiction television series, seaQuest DSV, which starred actors Roy Scheider, Jonathan Brandis, Stephanie Beacham, Don Franklin, and Michael Ironside
  • Appearing in a variety of roles in several films such as The Evil DeadCleveland Smith: Bounty HunterThou Shalt Not Kill… ExceptAttack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader, Evil Dead IIBlood RageLunatics: A Love StoryMurder of a CatOz the Great and PowerfulThe Midnight Meat TrainDrag Me to HellPatriot GamesArmy of DarknessManiac Cop III: Badge of SilenceClear and Present DangerStuart Saves His FamilyHercules and Xena – The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount OlympusSpider-ManSpider-Man 2Spider-Man 3My Name Is BruceReign Over Me, The Grudge, and Man with the Screaming Brain

As a Musician

Ted Raimi has performed a couple of songs in Xena: Warrior Princess which include the likes of Dancing In The MoonlightWarPeople Got To Be FreeThe Ballad of Joxer the MightyJoxer the Mighty, and The Ballad of Joxer the Mighty.

He also wrote the original song, Joxer the Mighty, for Xena: Warrior Princess.

First Film

Ted Raimi made his first feature film appearance by playing the role of Bradley in the comedy-crime horror film, It’s Murder!, in 1977. In the film, he starred alongside the likes of Scott Spiegel, Sam Raimi, and Bruce Campbell.

In 1981, he made his first theatrical film appearance as Fake Shemp in the supernatural horror film, The Evil Dead, which starred actors Bruce Campbell, Ellen Sandweiss, Hal Delrich, Betsy Baker, and Theresa Tilly.

As a voiceover artist, Ted Raimi made his feature film debut by providing vocals to the character of Crius in the animated action-adventure film, Hercules and Xena – The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus, in the year 1998. The lead cast of the film included the likes of Kevin Sorbo, Lucy Lawless, Michael Hurst, Renee O’Connor, Kevin Smith, Alexandra Tydings, and David Mackie.

First TV Show

Ted Raimi made his first TV show appearance by playing the role of Buyer in an episode, titled Stalk Radio, of the comedy sitcom, Knight & Daye, in August 1989.

As a voiceover artist, he made his TV show debut by providing vocals to the character of Skoodge /Holographic Alien Head in an episode, titled Battle of the Planets, of the animated action-adventure show, Invader ZIM, in April 2002.

Ted Raimi as seen while posing for a picture in London, England, United Kingdom in March 2019
Ted Raimi as seen while posing for a picture in London, England, United Kingdom in March 2019 (Ted Raimi / Instagram)

Ted Raimi Facts

  1. When he was a child, Bruce Campbell used to often serve as his babysitter.
  2. He began his professional pursuits when he was around 17 years old.
  3. Ted Raimi has worked alongside his older brother, Sam Raimi, on numerous projects.
  4. His credits as a director include projects such as Morbid MinutesDeathly Spirits, and My Treat.
  5. As a writer, Ted Raimi has contributed to a handful of projects such as Deathly SpiritsSeaQuest 2032Iggy Vile M.D.Normal Joe, and Morbid Minutes.
  6. In 2015, he served as a producer for the TV series, Deathly Spirits.
  7. Over the years, he has appeared in a large number of shows which include the likes of Alien NationTwin PeaksBaywatchAmerican GothicHercules: The Legendary JourneysOdyssey 5Evil Dead: RegenerationCSI: NYMasters of HorrorLegend of the SeekerVicious Circle, Code Monkeys30 Days of Night: Dust to Dust, Supernatural, From the Mouths of BabesAsh vs Evil Dead, and Buddy Thunderstruck.
  8. In 2005, Ted Raimi provided vocals to the character of Sam in the video game titled Evil Dead: Regeneration.
  9. Visit his official website @ tedraimi.com.
  10. Follow Ted Raimi on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

Featured Image by GabboT / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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