Facts of James Michael Tyler Networth
|Full Name||James Michael Tyler|
|Birth Name||James Michael Tyler|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Father Name||Dewitt Eugene Tyler|
|Father Profession||Air Force captain|
|Mother Name||Mary Sue Pullen|
|Date of Birth||May 28,1962|
American actor James Michael Tyler gained widespread acclaim after portraying the iconic role of Gunther, the manager of the Central Perk coffee house on the hit NBC sitcom Friends. He played the character in the highly-rated TV series from 1994-2004, sharing the credit along with Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, and Matthew Perry.
Tyler is also notable for his work in many other TV shows, and films such as Just Shoot Me!, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Iron Chef America, and Motel Blue as well. Not only fame, but the actor has collected a large sum of fortune from his career.
James Michael Tyler's Net Worth And Salary
According to Celebrity Net Worth, James Michael Tyler's net worth as of 2020 is $4 million. He initiated his acting career, playing the recurring role in the acclaimed NBC series Friends in 1994. He appeared in the show until 2004.
James featured in six episodes during the first season and was paid $5,000 per episode (i.e, $30,000 for the first season). In the following season, his salary increased to $10,000 per episode, and in total it was $160,000 as he appeared in 16 episodes.
Tyler played in 30 episodes during its third and fourth seasons. He earned $20,000 per episode (i.e $600,000 for two seasons). Moreover, the actor received $30,000 per episode for seasons 5 and 6's, 37 episodes, $1.11 million for the period.
Similarly, James appeared in 62 other episodes of the series and was paid $40,000 per episode, which became $2.48 million in total. Tyler earned a total of $4.65 million from his longest TV role in Friends.
Furthermore, James has also worked in many other movies and TV shows.
Who Is James Michael Tyler?
James Michael Tyler was born on 28th May 1962, in Winona, Mississippi, to Dewitt Eugene Tyler, a retired Air Force captain father and Mary Sue Pullen, a homemaker mother. At the age of 10, his father died from injuries received in an auto accident and a year after his mother died of breast cancer. He also has a sister.
Tyler attended Anderson College (now called Anderson University) and obtained a two-year degree in 1982. He later got enrolled at Clemson University, graduating with a degree in geology in 1984.
The scholar, James obtained his Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Georgia in 1987.
Has Been Married Twice
James Michael Tyler tied the knot with Barbara Ruth Chadsey in 1995. Nonetheless, the couple got separated after nearly two decades of their marriage in November 2014.
As of now, the actor has been living a happy married life with his second wife, Jennifer Carno.