Tim Matheson Wiki, Married, Wife, Divorce and Gay

Posted On: 31 Dec, 2014


Tim Matheson Wiki, Married, Wife, Divorce and Gay

Quick Facts

Date of Birth December 31, 1947
Age 69 Years 10 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Jennifer Leak(div), Megan Murphy Matheson(div)
Girlfriend Not Disclosed
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes(twice)
Married Not Now
Net Worth $5 Million Dollars
Height 6 feet 2 inches
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Molly Matheson, Emma Matheson, Cooper Matheson

“I've stolen something from every director I've worked with. As an actor and a director, you steal from the best. And there's no reason why any shame should be attached to it.”

Tim Matheson was born in 31st of December, 1947 in Glendale, California. He is a renowned person in the Hollywood industry that has appeared as actor, producer as well as director in many successful movies. His full name is Timothy Lewis Matheson. He is best known for his role as Eric Stratton in “National Lampoon’s Animal House” in 1978. He has proved himself as a capable actor since very long time. He has been actively involved in this field from 1961 till now.

He has appeared in many successful movies as well as TV shows from which he has gained a lot of successes as well. He made his debut in the TV series from “Window on Main Street” in 1961 as Roddy Miller. Till now, he has appeared in more than 50 TV series. Some of his successful roles in the TV series are Norm in “Catch Me If You Can”, Vice President John Hoynes in “The West Wing”, Jim Horn in “The Virginian”, Jay Miller in “What Really Happened to the Class of ‘65”, Griff King in “Bonanza”, Clint Goodman in "Buried Alive" and Dr. Brick Breeland in “Hart of Dixie”. He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series from “The West Wing” in 2002.

His roles in the movies are also well appreciated by the audience as well as the critics. He made his debut in the movies from “Divorce American Style” in 1967 where he played the role of Mark Harmon. He is very popular in 1980s in which he played many successful movies such as “A Little Sex”, “To Be or Not To Be”, “The House of God”, “Up the Creek”, “Impulse”, “Fletch”, “Sometimes They Come Back” and “Body Wars”. In 2009, he came up with the movie “Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia” where he played the role of Carl Dobbs. He was also a director of this movie. In that same year, he appeared in the “American Pie Presents: The Book of Love” where he played the role of Alumnus Guy.

He is a tall guy with the height of 6 feet 2 inch and the weight of 75 kg. He has already reached the age of 66. Previously, many people believed that he is a gay. But this was only proved as rumors as he got married to Jennifer Leak in 1968. As their relation did not last for long period, they got divorced in 1971. Megan Murphy Matheson became his second wife in 1985. They got happily married for 25 years and had three children as well. But they also got divorced in 2010. He loves photography and came into the views of the news time and again. He has the net worth of $120 million which also made him one of the richest celebrities. His shirtless pictures are also available in the web. As he has passed his most of the life in this field, he is certainly remaining here as long as he can.

He is popular in the social networking sites as well. If you want to follow him, you can visit his official account in twitter, Facebook as well as Instagram. You can find his interviews as well as the movies in You Tube. His full biography is also available in Wikipedia and IMDB.