James Roday
James Roday
Celebrated Name: James Roday
Real Name/Full Name: James David Rodriguez
Gender: Male
Age: 47 years old
Birth Date: 4 April 1976
Birth Place: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: 75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children: No
Profession: Actor, director, and screenwriter
Net Worth in 2023: $12 Million
Last Updated: December 2023

James Roday, who is originally known as James David Rodriguez, recognized as an actor, screenwriter, and director. Throughout his career to date, this actor is best recognized for starring in the USA Network series entitled Psych by playing as hyper-observant advisor detective as well as a fake psychic named Shawn Spencer. Here is the autobiography of James Roday.

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Early Life

James Roday is the son of Irene Rodriguez and Jaime “Jim” Rodriguez, who gave birth to him in the year 1976 in San Antonio, located in Texas.

His father was of Mexican origin, whereas his mother was of Irish, English, and Scottish origin. His father is known to be a retired Air Force Master Sergeant, and he used to work as the regional catering executive of Taco Cabana.

Roday went to Taft High School, located in San Antonio. Later, he went to New York University’s Experimental Theatre Wing, and there he studied theatre and got a bachelor’s degree in the field of fine arts.

It was during his age of 22 that he chose the professional name, i.e. James Roday, because there was already another “James Rodriguez” name registered within the Screen Actors Guild.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 4 April 1976, James Roday is 47 years old as of today’s date 5th December 2023. His height is 1.75 m. Tall, and weight is 75 kg.


James Roday started off his career in the field of acting by featuring in different theatrical productions, which includes A Respectable Wedding, Three Sisters, and Severity’s Mistress. Moreover, he worked on lead roles within Sexual Perversity in Chicago as well as Extinction.

The actor’s huge screen debut was noted to be done in the year 1999 film entitled Coming Soon with Ryan Reynolds as well as fellow debutant named Ashton Kutcher. His remaining film credits during the initial phase highlight the 2003 film entitled Rolling Kansas as well as the 2005 film version of The Dukes Of Hazzard.

Apart from this, the actor too worked well in television, and his television credits contain starring roles featured on NBC’s Miss Match during the year 2003 in the role of “Nick Paine” as well as performing as 2001’s First Years as “Edgar ‘Egg’ Ross.”

Glancing at his recent activities, he was featured as well as executive produced in Psych: The Movie.

Awards & Achievements:

James Roday got nominated for the category of Best Actor in a Series, Comedy, or Musical dedicated for Psych by the Satellite Awards in the year 2006. Moreover, the actor got listed as #62 inside People magazine’s as 100 Most Beautiful People issue during the year 2007.

The actor, too, got nominated for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Television Series dedicated to Psych by the NCLR ALMA Awards. He performed excellently in Psych as Shawn Spencer, which received him EWwy Award nomination during the year 2009 for Best Actor in a Comedy Series.

Net Worth & Salary of James Roday in 2023

James Roday Net Worth
James Roday Net Worth

As of December 2023, James Roday has an estimated net worth of $12 Million. Till now, this actor has collected this high fortune in millions by working as an actor, director, as well as a screenwriter.

It was during the late 90s that the earning of this actor started growing as he started his official on-camera career by performing in projects like “Ryan Caulfield: Year One,” and “Coming Soon.”

During initial 2000s, the actor worked in some guest starring as well as co-starring roles on television and film projects, like “Repli-Kate”, “Get Real”, “Showtime”, “Providence”, “Miss Match”, “Rolling Kansas”, “The Dukes of Hazzard”, “Don’t Come Knocking”, and “Skinwalkers”.

His net worth increased when he started his personal Los Angeles-centred theatre company known as Red Dog Squadron. Till now, he is said to earn well by his starring role made on famous series entitled “Psych.”

James Roday’s net worth is a result of his multiple appearances, which he did in the field of acting, directing, and screenwriting. He became famous for many of his starring roles in a variety of films and television projects.

You can even cross-check how talented Roday is based on his awards winning, which many actors just dreamt off.


  1. I absolutely love James Roday Rodriguez. I believe that he is so underrated as an actor. He so brilliant, witty, and just all around amazing with talent that you don’t see every day. There are a lot of great actors out there, but I can’t say that I know of one that has genuine talent as James Roday Rodriguez does! One last thing, I heard the real story behind the changing of his last name, from Rodriguez to Roday and I have to say, there’s some shady people in Hollywood!

    Congratulations to you James for adding your real last name again! I surely hope that the one’s that told you to change it to Roday are eating dirt right about now! We love you J. Rodriguez, may I say, you Astound me!


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