James Murray Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 20 Jul, 2018
Facts of James Murray
Date of Birth: 1976 , May-1
Age: 45 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name James Murray
Birth Name James Stephen Murray
Nick Name Murray
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Staten Island, New York City, New York
Ethnicity English
Profession Actor, Producer and Comedian
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Married Yes
Married to Jenna Vulcano
Children None
Divorce Jenna Vulcano (2014)
Education Georgetown University
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
TV Show Impractical Jokers: Inside Jokes, Impractical Jokers Practically Live Tour Special
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American actor, producer as well as a comedian James Murray rose to prominence as a member of the comedy group The Tenderloins. In 2011, he became a part of the TV show Impractical Jokers on TruTV. 

Early Life Of James Murray

James Murray was born James Stephen Murray on May 1, 1976, in Staten Island, New York City, the United States of America as James Stephen Murray. 

He attended Monsignor Farrell High School and graduated in 1994. He then enrolled at the Georgetown University graduating with a BA in English in 1998. 

CAPTION: James Murray childhood picture SOURCE: intouchweekly

James Murray's Career 

James Murray famously known as Murray among his friends formed a troupe The Tenderloins along with his pals Brian Quinn, Joe Gatto, Sal Vulcano. The group started as a sketch comedian.

They initially met for the first time at a Staten Island High School. The huge break came for the group when they won a cash prize of $100,000 through a YouTube video competition on NBC. Ater this lots of opportunity came knocking with the troupe launching a television show called Impractical Jokers on TruTV in 2011. 

His career began from this TV show. After this, he appeared in many other television series and movies. They are Impractical Jokers: After Party, Impractical Jokers: Jokers Wild, Impractical Jokers: Inside Joke, Impractical Jokers: One Night at the Grand, My bother the Time Traveler, 12 Monkeys, and The Tenderloins. 

Murray also worked as a director on several projects like Standups in Love, Superdude & Friend, The Little Slutty Mermaid, and Criss-Cross.

James Murray's Net Worth 

Out of the four comedians of the Impractical Jokers, James Murray is the richest one. The net worth of the Impractical Jokers is approximately $2.4 million combined. 

The net worth of James Murray is calculated to be $1 million.  However, his salary is unknown. Murray earned his fame and fortune through the show Impractical Jokers. His friends of the Tenderloins i.e. Brian Michael and Joe Gatto has a net worth of $500,000 each and Sal Vulcano has a net worth of $400,000. 

James Murray Personal Life 

In 2014 James Murray got married to Sal Vulcano's sister Jenna Vulcano in a church surrounded by family and close friends. Jenna Vulcano was also the part of the impractical joker's group. 

Conversely, from any other wedding expectation, their wedding didn’t last long truly they didn’t even stay married for a week. Murray and Vulcano got married and got divorced within 24 hours of the wedding. 

CAPTION: James Murray with her wife Jenna Vulcano SOURCE: eceleb-gossip

Murray is openly gay. In 2016 his friend Sal Vulcano admitted being gay on the talk show which encouraged Murray and he also admitted he is gay. But later, Vulcano confessed that he was not gay and just wanted to motivate Murray to help him come out.  

Body Measurements

Height- 5 feet 11 inches

Check out Murr's interview below.