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James Murray Net Worth

James Murray Net Worth is
$2 Million

James Murray Biography

James Murray was born on the 22nd January 1975, in Manchester, England. He is an actor who debuted in the entertainment industry in 1998 by landing the role of Sandy Hunter in the TV soap opera “Coronation Street” originally aired on ITV. Since then, he has created many characters for television and cinema production. James Murray has been accumulating his net worth being active in the industry for more than 18 years.

How much is the net worth of the actor? It has been estimated that the overall size of James Murray’s net worth is equal to $2 million, as of the data given in 2016, accumulated largely from his acting career.

James Murray Net Worth $2 Million

Murray was raised in Manchester, and was interested in acting from his early years, first appearing on the screens being only four years old. He landed the role in the television series “Shoestring” in 1979, however, it was the only role of this actor child. As an adult actor, he pursued his career from 1998, and after his debut in the soap opera, he landed a role in the feature film “All The King’s Men” (1999) directed by Julian Jarrold. In 2000, he was in the main cast of the television drama series “North Square” created and written by Peter Moffat. The role of Jonny Boy in the previously mentioned series was followed by roles in the small budget films “Phoenix Blue” (2001), “Nailing Vienna” (2002) and “Sons and Lovers” (2003). Moreover, James landed a recurring role in the drama series “Cutting It” (2004 – 2005) created by Debbie Horsfield. His net worth was rising steadily.

In 2005 and 2006, Murray created the two characters of Dick Dewy and Charles Burnaby respectively in television films “Under the Greenwood Tree” and “Agatha Christie’s Marple: The Sittaford Mystery”. Then, Murray was offered a main role in the science fiction television program “Primeval” (2007 – 2008) created by Tim Haines and Adrian Hodges. In 2008, he landed the role of Frank Davis in the film entitled “It’s Alive”. Afterwards, he appeared only in television series including “Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire” (2009), “CHAOS” (2011), “New Tricks” (2012), “Death in Paradise” (2013), ”Midsomer Murders”(2013), “Defiance” (2014) and “Cucumber” (2015). Currently, he appears as a regular actor in the television series “Suspects” (2016). All the above mentioned roles have added sums to the total size of James Murray net worth and popularity.

Finally, in the personal life of the actor, James married actress Sarah Parish in 2007 after a long relationship. In mid-2008, their first daughter was born, unfortunately premature and died being eight months old because of the congenital heart disease. James alongside his wife are raising funds to improve the Children’s Intensive Care unit at Southampton General Hospital in which their daughter was hospitalized. In the end of 2009, their son was born.

It is worth saying that the great grandfather of Murray, named Richard Hollins Murray, is the inventor of the reflecting lens (1927).

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Quick Facts

Full NameJames Murray
Net Worth$2 Million
Date Of BirthJanuary 22, 1975
DiedJune 18, 1794, Battle, United Kingdom, June 18, 1794, Battle, United Kingdom
Place Of BirthManchester, England
Height1.85 m
ProfessionActor
EducationGeorgetown University, Monsignor Farrell High School, Georgetown University, Monsignor Farrell High School
NationalityBritish
SpouseSarah Parish (m. 2007)
ChildrenElla-Jayne Murray, Nell Murray
ParentsRichard Hollins Murray- grandfather
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/jamessmurray
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/thejimmurray
Instagramhttp://www.instagram.com/therealmurr
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Murray_(English_actor)
Allmusicwww.allmusic.com/artist/james-murray-mn0001884795
Music GroupsQuicksilver Messenger Service
NominationsAcademy Award for Best Actor, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television, MTV Movie Award for Best Comedic Performance, MTV Movie Award for Best Male Performance, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor in a Comedy, MTV Movie Award for Best Jaw Dropping Moment, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, People's Choice Award for Favorite Animated Movie Voice, Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Ensemble Performance, London Film Critics' Circle Award for Actor of the Year, Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor, VGX Award for Best Performance by a Human Male, Genie Award for Best Performance by a Foreign Actor, Chlotrudis Award for Best Supporting Actor, Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast, Chlotrudis Award for Best Actor, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy-Variety Or Music Program, Irish Film and Television Audience Award for Best International Actor, Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite BFF’s (Best Friends Forever), Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Actor
Movies"Under the Greenwood Tree" (2005), "It's Aliv"e (2008), "Nailing Vienna" (2002), "All the King's Men" (1999)
TV Shows"Coronation Street" (1998), "North Square" (2000), "CHAOS" (2011), "Cutting It" (2005), "Primeval" (2007), "New Tricks" (2012), "Midsomer Murders" (2013), "Death in Paradise" (2013), "Suspects" (2016)


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Father, with Sarah Parish, of daughter Nell, born in November 2009.
2Brother-in-law of John Parish.
3Daughter, Ella-Jayne Murray, was born five weeks prematurely in May, 2008, but died the following January.
4Great-grandfather Richard Hollins Murray invented the reflecting lens in 1927.


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Filmography

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TitleYearStatusCharacter
Him2016TV Mini-SeriesEdward
Medici: Masters of Florence2016TV SeriesDodge Foscari
Suspects2016TV SeriesDCI Daniel Drummond
Defiance2014-2015TV SeriesMayor Niles Pottinger
Cucumber2015TV SeriesDaniel Coltrane
Banana2015TV Series
Midsomer Murders2013TV SeriesOllie Tabori
Death in Paradise2013TV SeriesRonnie Stuart
New Tricks2012TV SeriesLuke Oswald
Beautiful People2012TV MovieGregory
Being Human2012TV SeriesCouncilman #1
Chaos2011TV SeriesBilly Collins
Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire2009TV SeriesRalph Longshaft
It's Alive2008Frank Davis
Primeval2007-2008TV SeriesStephen Hart
Air Emergency2006TV Series documentarySteward
Agatha Christie's Marple2006TV SeriesCharles Burnaby
Under the Greenwood Tree2005TV MovieDick Dewy
Cutting It2004-2005TV SeriesLiam Carney
Ne vse koshki sery2004Alex
Keen Eddie2003TV SeriesColin Kinney
20 Things to Do Before You're 302003TV SeriesGlen
Sons & Lovers2003TV MovieWilliam Morel
Nailing Vienna2002Peter
Always and Everyone2002TV SeriesDr. Danny Barton
Clocking Off2002TV SeriesMark Talbot
Phoenix Blue2001Rick
Monarch of the Glen2001TV SeriesJeff Ramsden
North Square2000TV SeriesJohnny Boy
Other People's Children2000TV SeriesLucas
Kevin & Perry Go Large2000Candice's Adonis
Peak Practice2000TV SeriesMarcus Johnson
All the King's Men1999TV MoviePrivate Will Needham
Roger Roger1999TV SeriesJason the gardener
Coronation Street1998TV SeriesSandy Hunter
Doctor Finlay1995TV SeriesGordon
Shoestring1979TV SeriesCharlie

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Loose Women2016TV SeriesHimself
Tofu2015TV Series documentary shortHimself
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