Ty Burrell Net Worth
Tyler Gerald Burrell is a comedian and actor from America. He was born on 22nd August, 1967 in Grants Pass, Oregon.
Net worth of Ty Burrell
The actor and comedian has an estimated net worth of $26 million. The annual salary is around $190,000 for each episode of Modern Family.
Burrell is the son of Sheri Rose and Gary Gerald Burrell. His mother was a teacher whereas his father was a family therapist. Tyler is of German and English descent. He grew up in a small town of Applegate which is near California border. He went to Hidden Valley High School where he played soccer and became a lineman for the Hidden Valley Mustangs. After graduating he went to Southern Oregon University situated in Ashland. In 1997, he graduated with bachelor’s degree with theatre arts. While in college he worked as a bartender at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
He is a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity while attending University of Oregon. He went on to continue with his education by going to Penn State University. Ty earned an MFA and became a part of Theatre 100 Company with fellow comedian, writer and actor, Keegan-Michael Key. In 1999, at the Utah Shakespeare Festival he worked as a festival actor. He has admitted to have had slept in a van to save money, during his high school days.
Ty Burrell is married to Holly since August 2000. They lived in New York City but shifted to Salt Lake City in 2008. The couple still owns a two-bedroom apartment in Astoria, Queens for rent purposes. They relocated to Southern California for his work in Modern Family. On March 2010, Burrell announced that he and his wife adopted a baby girl. They went on to adopt another one, two years later. Her name is Greta. Burrell is a loyal, lifelong fan of the, Portland Trail Blazers, Oregon Ducks, St. Louis Rams (now named Los Angeles Rams after relocation) and New York Mets.
He originally rose to fame for his work in Macbeth on Broadway. Some of his off-Broadway plays are Burn This, The Blue Demon, Corners and Show People. Burrell’s first feature film was in 2001 named Evolution. He has also appeared in the Muppets, Dawn of the Dead, Black Hawk Down, The Incredible Hulk as Doc Samson. He has done a number of voiceovers as well in animations like Finding Dory, Mr. Peabody & Sherman, Storks and Beluga Whale.
Burrell is best known for his work in comedy series Modern Family as Phil Dunphy. Modern Family started in the year 2009 and has done nine seasons till now. It is a mockumentary sitcom, where he plays the main role that has won many awards for the same. His work for Modern Family as the lead role received lot of appreciation. He has worked on other television episodes like Law and Order, The West Wing, Back To You, Damages, The Super Hero Squad Show, Key and Peele, The Penguins of Madagascar, Family Guy, Dc McStuffins.