Patrick O'Neal (sportscaster)

Patrick O'Neal
Born (1967-09-14) September 14, 1967
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Occupation Sports reporter, studio host
Years active 1989–present
Partner(s) Rebecca De Mornay (1995-2002)
Children 2
Parent(s) Ryan O'Neal
Leigh Taylor-Young

Patrick O'Neal (born September 14, 1967) is a former actor, and current studio host/reporter for Fox Sports West/Prime Ticket.

Broadcast career

Most of his appearances come during pregame and postgame shows of the Los Angeles Angels and Los Angeles Kings. He also provides game breaks for Fox College Football. He was a studio host for Fox College Football for FX and in game highlights for Fox NFL Sunday.[1]

On August 21 and August 28 of 2005, he was the studio host of Fox Saturday Baseball when regular host Jeanne Zelasko was on maternity leave, and he was a sideline reporter for two NFL on Fox games during the 2005 NFL Season. He was also the dugout reporter for Games 3 and 5 of the 2005 National League Championship Series and Game 5 of the 2005 American League Championship Series. For one season he was the ingame highlights host for Fox NFL Sunday before being succeeded by Joel Klatt. In 1990, he appeared on an episode of Beverly Hills, 90210 titled "The Gentle Art of Listening" as a football player named George Sudaris.


He is the son of actor Ryan O'Neal and actress Leigh Taylor-Young. He is the half-brother of Griffin, Tatum and Redmond O'Neal.

Personal life

He has two daughters from his relationship with actress Rebecca De Mornay. Sophia was born November 16, 1997 and Veronica was born born March 31, 2001.[2][3] He and De Mornay split up in 2002.



  1. Profile,; January 18, 2011; accessed June 22, 2014.
  2. "Passages".
  3. "Star Tracks".
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