James Michael Tyler
James Michael Tyler
Celebrated Name: James Michael Tyler
Real Name/Full Name: James Michael Tyler
Gender: Male
Age: 61 years old
Birth Date: 28 May 1962
Birth Place: Greenwood, Mississippi, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.8 m
Weight: 68 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Barbara Chadsey (m. 1995–2014)
Children: N/A
Profession: American actor
Net Worth in 2024: $1 million
Last Updated: May 2024

James Michael Tyler is an actor from America, finest recognised for his role played as Gunther on the platform of NBC sitcom titled Friends. He started acting right from 1994 and continues to date.

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Early Life

James Michael Tyler was born in Greenwood, located in Mississippi, on May 28, 1962, born as the smallest of five children of his parents. His name was given after his grandfather named James George Tyler. His native was Winona, in Mississippi. While he was of age 10, his father passed away, and at the age of 11, his mother passed away. When he was of age 12, he relocated to Anderson, in South Carolina to reside with his sister.

Glancing at his education, he completed graduation from college Anderson College through a two- year degree during 1982 and from Clemson University through a degree in geology during 1984. Looking at his personal life, he got married to Barbara Chadsey in 1995. The couple departed in 2003.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 28 May 1962, James Michael Tyler is 61 years old as of today’s date 25th May 2024. His height is 1.8 m tall, and weight is 68 kg.


Initially, James Michael Tyler relocated to Los Angeles, and there he served in the form of a production assistant as well as a film editor. During 1994, when serving in the way of an extra on the set of “Friends”, the actor got a small role within a scene inside the coffee shop.

From the period of 1994 to 2004, the actor performed as Gunther on famous sitcom titled Friends. It came to notice that Gunther was a coffee shop worker, working at Central Perk who had unreciprocated love dedicated for Rachel Green, character performed by Jennifer Aniston. The particular occasion directed to a ten-year-long career through appearances done in 148 of 236 episodes of Friends. The actor served as the most-frequently-appearing guest star of this show.

In addition to that, Tyler made an appearance within the BBC/Showtime sitcom titled Episodes in the sixth episode of the second series. In this, he played as himself as an ice hockey coach, while Matt LeBlanc attempts ineffectively to let remaining major celebrities from Friends to perform within the promotional based video for the famous fictional TV show titled Pucks.

Awards & Achievements

The greatest achievement of James Michael Tyler is working on series Friends. This directed him to get a recurring role, playing as Gunther, and this continued for ten years.

Net Worth & Salary of James Michael Tyler in 2024

James Michael Tyler Net Worth
James Michael Tyler Net Worth

As of May 2024, The estimated net worth of James Michael Tyler is $1 million. The actor started a career in acting when he was at Clemson. He served as an extra in series “Friends”, and he earned well when he was presented with a minor role. He attained a recurring role, in the form of Gunther, on this series, and it persisted for ten years period.

Apart from his appearance on “Friends”, the actor too performed in some projects like “Sabrina, the Teenage Witch”, “Just Shoot Me”, “iCarly”, “Scrubs”, “Foreign Correspondents”, “Anger Management”, and “Live With It”, etc.

Working on series Friends gave James Michael Tyler great achievement in his career till date. He is an experienced actor and has attained stardom in the industry.


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