Tyler Gerald Burrell is a famous American actor and comedian. As a comedian, he prominently played roles in serials such as The Blue Demon, Show People and The Broadway including Macbeth. These performances marked his appearance as a talented artist and opened the doors to many opportunities for him as an actor in the film industry. His first featured film got released in 2001 titled as Evolution. He also gave his voice to characters in Blockbusters animated movies like finding Dory, beluga whale, and storks. Keep reading further to know about Ty Burrell’s net worth as of 2018.
Ty Burrell was born on 22nd August 1967 in Grant pass Oregon, the U.S. to Gary Gerald Burrell and She, I Rose. His father was a therapist by profession and mother was a teacher. Burrell grew up in a small town situated near the Californian border in South Oregon known as Applegate. He is considered most of English and German accent.
For his education, he went to the hidden valley high school in Grant pass Oregon. He was very enthusiastic about football, and there he played as a lineman for the hidden valley mustangs. After completing his graduation, he got admitted at Southern Oregon University in Ashland enrolling himself for the bachelor’s degree in theatre arts.
During his college, he worked as a bartender at the Oregon Shakespeare festival. In 1999 he worked at the Utah Shakespeare Festival as a festival actor. He also mentioned that during his graduate school he stayed out of his van to save money.
In 2000, he tied knots to Holly Burrell, and they have two beautiful daughters. At first, they used to live in New York City, and then moved to Salt Lake City and currently living in southern California because of their work.
Burrell’s first screen appearance was seen in Evolution and Black Hawk Down which got aired in 2001. His next on-screen appearance was in 2004’s remake of Dawn of the Dead, and also he played several stage roles in Broadway production of Macbeth, the Blue Demon, burn this and show people. He also worked as a Co-writer and as an actor in the original production of offbeat comedy the red herring O happiness under the direction of Russell Dyball.
In the movie Fur: an imaginary portrait of Diane Arbus, he played the role of Allan Arbus. In 2004, he played the role of Leonard Samson for the Marvel adaptation comic the incredible hulk. Again in 2007, he became part of the National treasure: A book of secrets in which he acted for a small role as a curator of the White House.
He is currently working on a comedy show as a realtor Phil Dunphy for the modern family created by Christopher Lloyd. In 2014 he signed a deal with 20th fox century televisions for producing his own comedy series projects one of which is Boondoggle.
Awards and Achievements
For his exceptionally well performance as Phil Dunphy, he got eight nominations for prime-time Emmy awards under the category for best-supporting actor and winning the award twice in 2011 and 2014. He got nominated for guild awards for his performance in a comedy serial by an ensemble.
He won the SAG award in 2014. He appeared as Phil for many TV commercials for the national association of Realtors. He has also won online film and television award in 2011,2012. He earned an MFA at Penn State University. He was also a member of the theatre 100 company at Penn State University.
Net worth of Ty Burrell
Burrell has an estimated net worth of $30 million. His fortunes are the outcome of his hard work which he had showcased in his acting. His tie-up with fox 20th-century productions adds to his worth, as a producer for a comedy series.
Tyler Gerald Burrell is a fantastic artist both as a comedian and an actor. He is very passionate and dedicated to his work. He is famously known as Phil Dunphy for his role on the ABC comedy serial modern family. He as an actor worked in many movies like Evolution, the Dawn of the dead, the incredible hulk and many more to add. He is a self-made man, and his success speaks it all.