Bill Murray Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Bill Murray Biography
  • Name: Bill Murray
  • Age: 68 years old
  • Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Net Worth: US $140 Million
  • Status: Alive

Bill Murray is an American actor, comedian, writer and radio personality. He rose to prominence portraying various characters on ‘Saturday Night Live’. Murray was born William James Murray on September 21, 1950 in Evanston, Illinois. He was the fifth of nine children. His mother, Lucille, was a mail room clerk, and his father, Edward, was a lumber yard worker. Murray grew up in Wilmette, Illinois, where he attended Loyola Academy. He studied pre-med briefly at Regis University in Denver, Colorado. He dropped out before completing a degree.

Murray relocated to New York City in 1974. He was later recruited to perform on the comedy radio show, The National Lampoon Radio Hour. Murray spent three seasons with Saturday Night Live from 1977 to 1980. He won a Primetime Emmy Award in 1977 for Outstanding Writing. Murray landed his first lead role in the 1979 film, Meatballs. His role as “Tripper Harrison” earned him a Genie Award nomination for best performance. Other early films include Caddyshack (1980) with Chevy Chase, Ghostbusters (1984) with Dan Aykroyd, and Groundhog Day (1993) with Andie MacDowell.

Murray starred opposite Scarlett Johansson in the 2003 comedy-drama film, Lost in Translation. His role as “Bob Harris” earned him an Oscar nomination for Best Actor. Murray won a second Emmy Award in 2014 for his role in the HBO miniseries, Olive Kitteridge. Other notable films include Rushmore (1998) with Jason Schwartzman, The Royal Tenenbaums (2001) with Danny Glover, and St. Vincent (2014) with Melissa McCarthy.

Bill Murray has a net worth of $140 million. He’s 6ft 1in tall and rules under the star sign Virgo. Murray was married to first wife ‘Margaret Kelly’ from 1981 to 1984. They had two sons, Homer and Luke. He married second wife ‘Jennifer Butler’ in 1997. They had four children, Cal, Jackson, Cooper and Lincoln. The couple divorced in 2008.

Bill Murray Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Bill Murray Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: William James Murray
  • Birthday: September 21, 1950
  • How Old : Age: 68 years old
  • Place of Birth: Evanston, Illinois, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor, Comedian
  • Years Active: 1973–present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $140 Million
  • Marriage(s): Margaret Kelly, Jennifer Butler
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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