Jeff MacKay

From Battlestar Wiki, the free, open content Battlestar Galactica encyclopedia and episode guide
Jeff MacKay
Jeff MacKay
{{{credit}}}
Portrays: Corporal Komma
Date of Birth: October 20, 1948
Date of Death: August 22, 2008
Age at Death: 59
Nationality: USA USA


Jeff MacKay (born 20 October 1948, died 22 August 2008) was an American actor.

Born in Dallas, Texas, MacKay's cousin, actor Robert Redford, got MacKay interested in acting, aiding him in getting his Screen Actors Guild membership with a role in the motion picture, All the President's Men.

MacKay portrayed Corporal Komma in "The Gun on Ice Planet Zero, Part I" and "Murder on the Rising Star", as well as a crewmember fighting the fire in "Fire in Space".

MacKay's most memorable television role was the character of Lieutenant 'Mac' MacReynolds in 24 episodes of the TV detective drama, Magnum P.I.

MacKay worked on Don Bellisario's series JAG as well as the short-lived Tales of the Gold Monkey.

MacKay died of liver failure in Tulsa, Oklahoma.