We are all familiar with the pranksters from the reality series Impractical Jokers, and the prominent face in the American film industry, James Murray. Apart from being an actor, James also serves as the Senior Vice President at NorthSouth Productions.
James Murray has been working in the entertainment world since 1999 and has been active since then. Murray has gained immense popularity and career achievements despite being a small-time comedian. The article below deals with the American actor's career and the net worth he has achieved from it.
Born in 1976, 42-year-old American actor James Murray is currently estimated to have a net worth of $5 million. The actor has made the most part of his net worth from the TV shows that he has featured in.
His salary from his various projects have still not been disclosed and he also holds a position in NorthSouth Productions, which might pay him a sizeable amount, which all have amounted to his current net worth.
The American actor attended Monsignor Farrell High School, where he was also a part of community theatre, and performed many musicals during his early days along with Brian Quinn.
James made his debut in the comedy film Private Parts, which also featured Howard Stern.
The Tenderloins is a Sketch comedy and a live improvisational comedy group which began in the year 1999. The group was started by James Murray, Sal Vulcano, Joe Gatto, and Mike Boccio. Mike Biccio was later replaced by Brian Quinn as the group's fourth member.
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The groups have performed in many important cities of the United States and have been part of many international tours.
Later in 2006, the troupe decided to film their comedic sketches, and their sketches have been viewed numerous times on YouTube, Metacafe, Myspace and many other social media sites.
They are also the winners of the NBC's 2007 Its Your Show competition, where they won a grand prize worth $100,000 for their comedy sketch of Time Thugs. Soon after their win, they were signed to produce a new pilot for Spike TV, but the show never saw the big screens.
James Murray's career reached its peak when he along with his group Tenderloins were signed to truTV. The groups new series Impractical Jokers was aired on TV for the first time in the 15th of December 2011.
The first season of the series consisted of 16 episodes and due to its growing popularity, the troupe filmed their second season which consisted of 28 episodes.
The show has now completed its 7th season and has covered 173 episodes, including 29 special shows.
The American actor will also be featured in the full-length movie, Impractical Jokers Movie, which is due to be premiered in 2019.
The American actor also holds the position of Senior Vice President at NorthSouth Productions and has produced many shows for cable channels like TLC, A&E, MTV, and truTV. He is also the author of his sci-fi thriller Awakened.