A popular face in TV and film, Tim Matheson is a famous actor, producer, and director. At the beginning of the early ’60s, he started his career in acting.
He made his acting debut in a television show named “Window on Main Street.” After that, he never looked back and made his career parallelly in films and TV.
Now at this moment, Tim Matheson net worth $7 million.
Let’s know more about his amazing career.
Early Life, Family, and Education
Born on December 31, 1947, in Glendale, California, USA Timothy Lewis Matthieson, widely known as Tim Matheson was born. He grew up in Glendale with his parents.
His father was Clifford Matthieson and Sally Matthieson was his mother. Tim has a sister and her name is Sally Matheson.
Tim studied at Fox Lane High School and John Burroughs High School.
He joined Dartmouth College but for some reason, he completed his college graduation from The Groundlings.
Finally, he joined the California State University, Northridge, and completed his studies.
Tim showed his keen interest in acting since his childhood. He started acting at the age of 13.
Right now he is single and there is no news or rumors of his attachment so far.
But he has been married two times in his life. His first marriage took place in 1968. He married Jennifer Leak and their marriage broke up after 4 years, in 1971.
Again in 1985, he got married to Megan Murphy. They were together till 2010 and they have three children. His son’s name is Cooper Matheson and two daughters named Molly Mathieson, Emma Matheson.
Career, Award, and Recognition
Tim has a very glorious career in acting, producing, and directing. And still, he is active in acting.
He started his career in 1961. He was just 13 years old then. But he got the limelight and got a breakthrough in his career in the late ’70s with the “National Lampoon’s Animal House” movie.
He played the role of Eric Otter and this character made a massive fanbase of its own.
This movie was a huge hit and after that, he worked in many films and shows including Tucker’s Witch, To Be or Not to Be, Fletch and Up the Creek, A Very Brady Sequel, Yours, Mine and Ours, The Virginian, Night Gallery, Magnum Force, My Three Sons, Three for the Road, and Leave It to Beaver.
He was nominated in Emmy Award for his role as Vice President John Hoynes in The West Wing Series.
He also directed some well-known projects like The Twilight Zone, Without A Trace, The Good Guys, Psych, White Collar, Shark, Criminal Minds, Burn Notice, Ed, Suits, and Third Watch.
For his huge career, experience, and contribution to the film industry, Tim received many prestigious awards and designations.
Asset, House, and Car
Tim’s present residence is in Hollywood, California, and drives a vintage BMW car.
Income Detail and Net Worth
Tim made a real fortune with his acting career and then he also earned a large sum of money from his direction. The estimation is, Tim Matheson’s net worth is $7 million.
Social Media Popularity
Tim has 22.6k Followers on his Instagram, 31.4K Followers on Twitter, and 89K followers on Facebook.
He doesn’t seem to be much active on his social media.
At a glance
|Full Name||Timothy Lewis Matthieson|
|Net Worth by 2021 December||$7 Million|
|Date Of Birth||December 31, 1947|
|Place Of Birth||Glendale, California, USA|
|Profession||Actor, Director, Producer|
|Spouse||(Megan Murphy Matheson (m. 1985–2010), Jennifer Leak (m. 1968–1971)|
|Children||Cooper Matheson, Molly Mathieson, Emma Matheson.|
|Awards||Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series, Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries|
|Movie and Series||‘Animal House, National Lampoon’s Van Wilder, Fletch, Up the Creek, 1941, Magnum Force, Yours, Mine and Ours, Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia, Sometimes They Come Back, A Very Brady Sequel, Buried Alive, Drop Dead Fred, Black Sheep, The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again, A Little Sex, Solar Crisis, Hart of Dixie, Jonny Quest, Bonanza, The Virginian, Window on Main Street, Charlie Hoover, Tucker’s Witch, Wolf Lake, The Legend of Calamity Jane, The Quest, Space Ghost, Samson & Goliath, The Alvin Show, Just in Time, Breaking News|
Tim Matheson contributed to the film industry for a very long time and he is still working.
He made his name in his field and achieved what he is today.