James Roday - Famous Actor

James Roday Net Worth


Famous Hollywood Actor, James Roday, has a net worth of $10 million dollars accumulated through his long-standing career as an actor, director, and screenwriter. Graduated from the Tisch School of the Arts Experimental Theater as a BFA in Theater, he is best known for his role in the series “Psych” where he served as a writer, director, and producer from 2009 to 2014.

Key facts:

  • James Roday is an American actor, director, and screenwriter.
  • He graduated from the Tisch School of the Arts Experimental Theater Wing at New York University with a BFA in Theater.
  • He created his Los Angeles-based theater company called Red Dog Squadron.
  • He is most well-known for his starring role on the hit TV show 'Psych' and also served as a writer, director, and producer of the show from 2009 to 2014.
  • In addition to his work on 'Psych', he also appeared in the film 'Gamer'.

Basic Information About James Roday

Full NameJames Rodriguez
CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Actors
ProfessionsScreenwriter, Actor, Television producer, Television Director
Net worth$10,000,000
Date of birth1976-04-04 (48 years old)
Place of birthSan Antonio
NationalityUnited States of America
EducationTaft High School; New York University (Bachelor's in Fine Arts)
FatherJaime "Jim" Rodriguez
MotherDeborah Collins
SiblingsOne (Lisette Rodriguez)
Height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ Instagram β†—οΈŽ Twitter β†—οΈŽ Imdb

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What Movie Awards did James Roday win?


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James Roday awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
ALMA Award - Favorite TV Actor - Leading RoleNomineePsych2012

James Roday roles

Movie / Series Role
Buddy GamesZane (as James Roday)
The Dukes of HazzardBilly Prickett (as James Roday)
GamerNews Co-Host #1 (as James Roday)
BeerfestGerman Messenger (as James Roday)
Showtime'Showtime' Cameraman (as James Roday)
Into the DarkDirector
Into the DarkWriter
Into the DarkWriter
The ResidentDirector
PsychShawn Spencer / ... 121 episodes, 2006-2014
WWE Monday Night RAWSelf / ... 3 episodes, 2010-2017
Rush HourDirector
Battle CreekDirector
Blood DriveDirector
Get RealTrent Sykes 1 episode, 2000
Love BitesJeff 1 episode, 2011
Fear ItselfCarlos the Groom 1 episode, 2008
Miss MatchNick Paine 18 episodes, 2003

James Roday's Movie/Shows Salary

Movie / Series Salary
PsychΒ (2006)$60,000 /episode (2007)

James Roday's Quotes

  • My father is Jaime Rodriguez from San Antonio, Texas, and I've got one whole half of my family that's Mexican through and through.
  • Kids love watching adults act like children. It's that spirit they can relate to.
  • I'd describe 'Psych' as 'Real Genius' meets 'Django Unchained.'
  • I think what we do is fairly unique on 'Psych,' and we just have to keep doing that because that's what got us where we are.
  • Actors geek out over athletes. Everyone knows that.

Interesting Facts about James Roday

  1. In People's 100 Most Beautiful People issue (2007).
  2. Was in a seven-year relationship with Psych (2006) co-star Maggie Lawson.
  3. His favorite gum is Juicy Fruit.
  4. BFA in Drama - New York University, Tisch School of the Arts (1997).
  5. Co-artistic director of the theater company Red Dog Squadron, which he founded in 1999 with friend Brad Raider.
  6. Friend of Dana Ashbrook, whom he directed in his 2004 play "Sustenance." Ashbrook starred in Roday's favorite show Twin Peaks (1990) and guest-starred in the Psych (2006) episode that Roday wrote as an homage to "Twin Peaks." According to Roday, Ashbrook was instrumental in helping some of the pieces fall in place for the episode.
  7. Used to be in a band called Dogberry when he was younger.
  8. Decided to use the last name "Roday," since there was already someone named James Rodriguez in the Screen Actors Guild.
  9. Directed a play called "Greedy" for his theatre company, Red Dog Squadron, in Los Angeles, California. [January 2010]
  10. Starring off-Broadway as "Finn" in "Extinction," a play by Gabriel McKinley, directed by Wayne Kasserman. With Michael Weston also in the cast. [February 2010]
  11. Announced in July 2020 that he is taking his original last name back and will be credited as James Roday Rodriguez going forward. Psych 2: Lassie Come Home (2020) is his first credit under that name.

Additional information of James Roday

Lucky Number4
Lucky StoneDiamond
Lucky ColorRed
Best Match for MarriageLeo
Break UpMaggie Lawson
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorBrown
EthnicityMexican-English-Irish-Scottish ancestry

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