Timothy Busfield - Famous Theatrical Producer

Timothy Busfield Net Worth


Famous American actor, director, producer, and writer Timothy Busfield, who has appeared in over 70 movies and television shows, among themΒ ‘Trapper John, M.D.’, ‘Thirtysomething’, ‘The West Wing’ and ‘Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip’,Β has a net worth of $500 thousand which he shares with his spouse,Β actress Melissa Gilbert since 2013.

Key facts:

  • Timothy Busfield is an American actor, director, producer and writer.
  • He has acted in more than 70 films and television series.
  • His breakthrough role came as Elliot Weston in ABC drama, 'Thirtysomething' and won him a Primetime Emmy award.
  • Busfield directed the award-winning 2015 short film, 'One Smart Fellow', which he also wrote and produced.
  • He co-founded Sacramento's B Street Theatre and the touring troupe Fantasy Theatre with his brother, Buck.

Basic Information About Timothy Busfield

Full NameTimothy Busfield
CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Actors
ProfessionsActor, Television Director, Television producer, Theatrical producer, Theatre Director
Net worth$500,000
Date of birth1957-06-12 (66 years old)
Place of birthLansing
NationalityUnited States of America
EducationEast Tennessee State University
FatherRoger Busfield
MotherJean Busfield
SiblingsBuck, Terry, Julia
SpouseMelissa Gilbert - (24 AprilΒ 2013 - present)
11 September - Jennifer Merwin (Β 1988 - 2008)Β (divorced)Β (2 children)
Radha Delamarter - (1981 - 1986)Β (divorced)Β (1 child)
KidsWilson, Daisy and Samuel
Height5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ Twitter β†—οΈŽ Imdb

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Timothy Busfield roles

Movie / Series Role
StripesSoldier with Mortar
Field of DreamsMark
Revenge of the NerdsPoindexter
Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in ParadisePoindexter
Striking DistanceSacco
SneakersDick Gordon
National SecurityCharlie Reed
Quiz ShowFred
Little Big LeagueLou Collins
The RookieDirector
This Is UsDirector
Lie to MeDirector
Sleepy HollowBenjamin Franklin 3 episodes, 2014-2015
For LifeHenry Roswell 22 episodes, 2020-2021
American DreamsDirector
The ConnersDirector
Law & Order: Special Victims UnitDirector
Law & Order: Special Victims UnitDaniel Carter 1 episode, 2011
The West WingDanny Concannon 27 episodes, 1999-2006
Blue BloodsCharles Bynes 1 episode, 2012
White CollarDirector
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of SupermanSpy Guy (uncredited) unknown episodes
Rude AwakeningDirector
Rude AwakeningJohn 1 episode, 2000
Law & OrderRay Backlund 1 episode, 2010
Lizzie McGuireDirector
No Ordinary FamilyDirector
Saturday Night LiveSelf (uncredited) unknown episodes
Designated SurvivorDirector
Designated SurvivorDr. Adam Louden 5 episodes, 2018-2019
EntourageTimothy Busfield / ... 3 episodes, 2005-2009
Las VegasDirector
The FostersDirector
Sports NightDirector
Franklin & BashDirector
Family TiesDoug / ... 3 episodes, 1984-1986
Joan of ArcadiaDirector
Lipstick JungleDirector
That's LifeDirector
EdLloyd Stevens 3 episodes, 2002-2004
The Night ShiftDirector
The Night ShiftShane 1 episode, 2015
The Paper ChaseBarrett 1 episode, 1984
PerceptionGeorge 1 episode, 2013
RevolutionDr. Ethan Camp 1 episode, 2013

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Interesting Facts about Timothy Busfield

  1. Served in the U.S. Navy, then studied drama at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tennessee, and at the Actor's Theatre of Louisville. After his apprenticeship at ATL, Busfield joined the resident company alongside Chris Cooper, Kathy Bates, Ken Jenkins, and the late Susan Kingsley.
  2. Has two sisters, Terry and Julia, and a brother, Buck. His former brothers-in-law are costume designer Melissa Merwin and actor/former co-star Joshua Malina .
  3. Son, Wilson, with his first wife, Radha Delamarter.
  4. Daughter, Daisy, and son, Samuel, with his second wife, Jenny Merwin.
  5. He was married to Radha Delamarter, with whom he has a son, Wilson. He married, secondly, to Jenny Merwin, sister of Melissa Merwin, who is married to Joshua Malina. Both Malina and Busfield starred in The West Wing (1999). Busfield and Merwin have two children: Daisy and Samuel. Since 2013, Busfield has been married to director-producer, author, and retired actress Melissa Gilbert.
  6. He replaced Tom Hulce on the original Broadway run of Aaron Sorkin's "A Few Good Men." He later went on to work with Aaron Sorkin as a director on Sports Night (1998), as Danny on The West Wing (1999), and as Cal on Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006).
  7. Busfield, who has been interested in standard-bred harness horse racing since the late 1980s, took the cast of Thirtysomething (1987) with him to Los Alamitos Ractrack in 1988 for a night of harness racing. Tim has owned several standard-bred horses, and he can be seen sometimes at the Golden Bear racetrack at Cal Expo in Sacramento, California, watching harness racing with his children.
  8. Has an Honorary PHD from Michigan State University.
  9. Following Trapper John, M.D. (1979) ended, Busfield and his brother, Buck, created the Fantasy Theatre, a professional touring company for children's audiences-and, later, Honorary State Children's Theater for California - based in his new hometown of Sacramento.
  10. Landed his first professional acting job at age 22 with The Green Mountain Guild's Theatre for Children. In 1981, Busfield moved to New York, where he joined the Circle Repertory Company for their production of Lanford Wilson's "Talley and Son". In 1983, he understudied Matthew Broderick in "Brighton Beach Memoirs" on Broadway in 1983.
  11. Studied drama at East Tennessee State University and Actor's Theatre of Louisville. After his apprenticeship at ATL Timothy joined the resident company alongside Chris Cooper, Kathy Bates, Ken Jenkins, and the late Susan Kingsley.
  12. His first exposure to acting was through his father, Roger, who taught in the drama department at Michigan State University. His mother, Jean, was the director of the Michigan State University Press.
  13. Was asked to grow his beard for his role on Thirtysomething (1987), as producers thought that it would make Tim, who was still being cast as teenagers and young adults at the time, look closer to his age.
  14. Timothy Busfield is the Blue Water Film Festival first recipient of the "Golden Mitten" award. The award recognizes "an individual from Michigan that has made a significant mark in the arts and entertainment field" The award was presented in 2011.
  15. Played 9 seasons of Semi-Pro baseball in Sacramento, CA. As a starting pitcher he had a record of 30 wins and 12 loses playing against some of the nations top college and ex-pro players.
  16. Since 2013, Busfield has been married to director-producer, author, and retired actress Melissa Gilbert.
  17. Busfield's short film, One Smart Fellow (2015), won the 2016 Audience Award at the 7th Williamsburg Independent Film Festival.

Additional information of Timothy Busfield

Lucky Number4
Lucky StoneAgate
Lucky ColorYellow
Best Match for MarriageLeo, Aquarius, Libra
DivorceRadha Delamarter
Jennifer Merwin
Eye Colorblue eyes
Hair ColorBlonde hair
Body Size32-26-32

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