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James Murray (comedian) Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Kids, Net Worth, Movies and TV Shows
May 14, 2020
James Murray Biography
This is what you need to know about James Murray born as James Stephen “Murr” Murray. He is an improvisational comedian, actor, author, and producer. Murray is a member of The Tenderloins, a comedy troupe consisting of Sal Vulcano, Joe Gatto, and Brian Quinn. Along with the other members of The Tenderloins, Murray stars in the television series Impractical Jokers.
James Murray Age
James Murray was born on 1 May 1976 in Staten Island, New York, United States.
James Murray Height and Weight
James Murray Wife
Murray is currently engaged to Melyssa Davies whom he met at his launch party for his book Awakened. Previously, he was married for less a year in 2014 to Jenna Vulcano, the younger sister of Sal Vulcano. Jenna has appeared in a total of three episodes, all of which involve her being seen in intimate and/or inappropriate situations with the other three jokers, much to Sal’s chagrin.
James Murray Net Worth
Murray has a net worth of $5 Million U.S dollars. His career as a Television producer, Comedian, Television Director, Writer, and Actor is the primary source of his income.
James Murray Career
Murray produced, wrote, and directed a film titled Damned! in 1998, starring Jeremy Guskin as Jesus in an alternate retelling of the Bible. Rather than paying for a car, his parents paid for the production of this film at his request.
Murray, Gatto, and Vulcano reunited after graduating from college and started practicing improvisation at Gatto’s house, going on to tour as an improv & sketch comedy troupe in 1999, and calling themselves The Tenderloins. Despite not being an initial member of his friends’ comedy troupe The Tenderloins, after one of the original members, Mike Boccio, left the group in 2006, Brian Quinn became the troupe’s fourth member.
The Tenderloins started producing comedy sketches together, posting them on YouTube, MySpace, and Metacafe and subsequently accumulating millions of views online.
James Murray Impractical Jokers
Impractical Jokers premiered on TruTV, on December 15, 2011, which was watched by over 32 million viewers in its first season. The show has become the most popular series on TruTV and has boosted Murray into the public eye.
Murray, along with the other members of The Tenderloins, starred in The Misery Index in 2019, which is hosted by Jameela Jamil and is based on Andy Breckman’s card game “Shit Happens”.