Emmy Awards winning actor and comedian, Ty Burrell is best known for his portrayal as the leading actor, Phil Dunphy on ABC's hit show Modern Family. With his first feature film role in 2001's Evolution, the actor has appeared in other movies like Black Hawk Down, Dawn of the Dead, and Muppets Most Wanted. For his hard work and dedication, throughout the career, Burrell has been honored with many awards. Currently, he is married to Holly Burrell and shares two children.
The American comedian was born on August 22, 1967, in Grants Pass, Oregon. He belongs to American nationality and is of white ethnicity. His sun sign is Leo.
Burrell is the son of mother Sheri Burrell (née Hauck) and father Gary Gerard Burrell (1940–1989). His father was a family therapist and mother is a teacher. As for siblings, he grew up along with his younger brother Duncan Burrell, in the small southern Oregon town of Applegate, near the California border.
Regarding academic qualification, he completed his high school course from Hidden Valley High School in Grants Pass, where he was a footballer and was also a lineman. He completed his bachelor's degree in theater arts from Southern Oregon University in Ashland.
Ty Burrell is happily married to his longtime girlfriend, turned wife Holly, a former actress turned chef. The couple shared a wedding vows on August 18, 2000 in presence of limited guests.
The couple has two children but not of their own. It was announced that, the husband and wife has adopted a daughter, Frances on March 18, 2010 and two year later, they adopted their second daughter, Greta, on March 2012.
Till date, Burrell and his wife Holly is living happily together with their blessing kids. They resides in Southern California.
The Modern Family actor has an estimated net worth of $26 million, as of August 2019. He earns an impressive amount from his career, as actors in the U.S. makes an average of $50 thousand yearly.
Between 2014 and 2018, he earned $190 thousand per episode from his appearance in the series Modern Family. Starting in the 2018 season, his salary was boosted to $500 thousand per episode.
Ty Burrell owns a house in Cheviot Hills which covers 3,200-square-foot, designed by esteemed California architect Gerard Colcor worth $4.2 million. The properties features four bedrooms and three bathrooms.
Additionally, the actor purchased a 1,680 square feet house in Culver City, California, for $865 thousand, back in June 2010. The property features two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Currently, he has listed the property for $1.3 million. Sources said that, he already found a buyer.
In 2001, Burrell started his career in the movie Evolution and Black Hawk Down. Also, he was a actor and co-writer in the original production of the offbeat comedy The Red Herring O' Happiness.
In addition, he made an appearance as a New Jersey prosector in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. In 2007, he had a small role in the movie National Treasure: Book of Secrets.
His recent appearance was in the American Broadcasting Company situation comedy Modern Family where he had a main role alongside co-stars, Sarah Hyland, Julie Bowen, Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and Eric Stonestreet, among others.
In 2014, Burrell voiced the role of Mr. Peabody in the feature Mr. Peabody & Sherman and played Jean Pierre Napoleon in Muppets Most Wanted. Some of his notable shows are Back to You, National Treasure: Book of secrets, Out of Practice, The Incredible Hulk and so on.
Burrell has earned eight consecutive Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series from 2010–2017.
Also, he received nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series for his role, sharing the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.
He is an American actor and comedian.
Holly Burrell (m. 2000).
$26 million (Celebritynetworth, August 2019).