Ted Shackelford
Series Knots Landing
Character Gary Ewing
Full Name Theodore Tillman Shackelford, III
Date of Birth June 23, 1946
Birthplace Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Ted Shackelford is the actor who played Gary Ewing on Dallas. He also played that role in his best known CBS television series Knots Landing, in which he starred from 1979–93. Prior to his role on Knots Landing, Shackelford played the role of Ray Gordon on Another World. He currently portrays recurring character Jeffrey Bardwell on The Young and the Restless.

Shackelford has also played roles in Wonder Woman and most recently in The Division. He also starred in the British science fiction series, Space Precinct.

On February 2, 2006, he joined the cast of the daytime soap opera The Young and The Restless as Genoa City district attorney William Bardwell. His last air date on the popular soap as William Bardwell was on July 18, 2007, when his character succumbed to complications caused by a stroke. However, on August 7, 2007, Shackelford returned to the show as William's identical twin brother, Jeffrey Bardwell.