Tim Russ Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 07 Jul, 2021
Facts of Tim Russ
Date of Birth: 1956 , June-22
Age: 65 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Tim Russ
Birth Name Timothy Darrell Russ
Father Walt Russ
Mother Josephine Russ
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Washington DC
Ethnicity Afro-American
Profession Actor, Director, Producer, Musician
Working For Movies and Television series
Net Worth $6 million
Girlfriend Jedda Roskilly
Children One
Education Rome Free Academy, t. Edward's University, Illinois State University
Movies Crossroads, Eve of Destruction, Night Eyes 2, Star Trek Generations, Live Free or Die Hard
TV Show Star Trek: Voyager, Samantha Who?, General Hospital, Twenty Good Years, and The Highwayman
Sisters Angela Russ
Siblings Michael Russ
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Timothy Darell Russ, well recognized as Tim Russ, is an American actor, filmmaker, screenwriter, and musician. The Los Angeles-based actor garnered wide fame for his popular roles in TV series like Star Trek: Voyager, Samantha Who?, and The Highwayman. He also has memorable movie appearances in Crossroads, East of Hope Street, and Spaceballs.

Rome Free Academy Graduate

Tim Russ was born Timothy Darell Russ on June 22, 1956, in Washington, D.C., United States, to Walt Russ and Josephine Russ. His mother was a state government servant while his father, a U.S.Ari Force officer. He has a brother, Michael Russ, and a sister, Angela Russ.

He spent most of his childhood part in Turkey. For his education, he went to the Rome Free Academy, graduating in 1974. He received a degree in theater arts from St. Edward's University.

He also attended Illinois State University and was initiated into its Hall of Fame. As of writing this article, he is 65 years old and stands at the height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.82 m).

What Is The Net Worth Of Tim Russ?

The 65-year-old actor has amassed a significant amount of riches from his professional career. As per Celebrity Net Worth, he is reported to have a net worth of $6 million as of 2021.

He accumulates a fair amount from his albums sales, entertainment industry, and endorsements. He appeared in the musical drama film Crossroads (box office $5,899,000) in 1986.

Tim was cast as D.C. Montana in the action-adventure TV series The Highwayman from 1987-1988. He starred in the sci-fi action film Eve of Destruction (budget $13 million and box office $5,451,119) in 1991.

Tim Russ with his Star Trek: Voyager co-stars SOURCE: Twitter @tim russ

In 1994, he acted in the sci-fi film Star Trek Generation (box office $118 million and budget $35 million). He portrayed popular character Lieutenant Commander Tuvok in the UPN series Star Trek: Voyager from 1995 until 2001. 

The actor played Agent Summers in the action-thriller film Live Free or Die Hard (box office $388.2 million and production cost $110 million) in 2007.

Russ has also made notable appearances in the TV series iCarly, Samantha Who?, and Trust Me. He has made guest appearances in television series such as Lab Rats, The Night Shift, Criminal Minds, 9-1-1, and PEN15.

Besides acting, he is a singer and an amateurish astronomer. He has already released five studio albums, including Kushangaza, Lifeline, and Tim Russ. 

Who Is His Partner? Does He Have Children?

Talking about his personal life, 'Star Trek: Voyager' actor is not married until now. However, he and his partner Jedda Roskilly, have welcomed a daughter, Madison, born in March 1999.

His girlfriend is an author of a book called 'Bugsters.' Besides, the duo hasn't talked much regarding their relationship, and it's unknown whether they're still together or not.

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