Known for movies

Short Info

Net Worth$8 million
Date Of BirthNovember 15, 1977
SpouseCarrie James
FactResides in Sherman Oaks, California [December 2004]

Sean Murray (born November 15, 1977) is an American actor and producer. He is best known for his role as Special Agent Timothy McGee on the CBS television series NCIS.

Murray was born in Bethesda, Maryland, the son of Vivienne (née Armstrong) and Dennis Murray. His father was an aerospace engineer and his mother was a homemaker. He has two brothers, Neil and Brian. Murray was raised in Columbia, Maryland. He attended Atholton High School in Howard County, Maryland.

Murray began his acting career in the early 1990s with guest appearances on television shows such as Step by Step and Roseanne. In 1996, he had a recurring role as Tyler McKay on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives.

In 2003, Murray was cast as Special Agent Timothy McGee on the CBS procedural drama NCIS. He has appeared in all 17 seasons of the show.

Murray has also appeared in the films Mr. Deeds (2002), Source Code (2011), and 12 Strong (2018).

In 2020, Murray’s net worth was estimated to be $8 million. He earns a salary of $125 thousand per episode of NCIS.

Murray has been married to Carrie James since 2005. They have two children together.

General Info

Full NameSean Murray
Net Worth$8 million
Date Of BirthNovember 15, 1977
Height1.87 m


SpouseCarrie James
ChildrenCaitlyn Melissa Murray, River James Murray
ParentsVivienne Bellisario, Craig Harland Murray
SiblingsTroian Bellisario, Michael Bellisario, Nicholas Bellisario, David Bellisario, Julie B. Watson, Chad W. Murray, Leslie Bellisario-Ingham, Joy Bellisario-Jenkins


MoviesThe Sleepwalker Killing, For My Daughter's Honor, The Lottery, Hocus Pocus, Hamlet, Too Romantic
TV ShowsThe Random Years, Berkeley Square, Harts of the West, NCIS

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1Had a recurring role on his stepfather Donald P. Bellisario's CBS series, JAG (1995), along with a guest role in the same show, as a different character.
2Resides in Sherman Oaks, California [December 2004]
3Still co-starring in his stepfather Donald P. Bellisario's CBS series, NCIS (2003). [January 2010]
4Has a recurring role on his stepfather Donald P. Bellisario's CBS series, NCIS (2003), as Special Agent Timothy McGee. [December 2004]
5Has dual U.S. and Australian citizenship.
6Son River James Murray was born on April 22, 2010 in Los Angeles.
7Son of Vivienne Bellisario, stepson of Donald P. Bellisario.
8In a commentary recording for a 4th season episode of NCIS (2003), Sean noted that his father had been the executive officer on board the aircraft carrier, Enterprise.
9Older brother of Chad W. Murray, who was the victim on NCIS: The Immortals (2003), and who also happens to work as post-production coordinator on "NCIS".
10Daughter Caitlyn Melissa Murray (b. May 3, 2007).
11Stepbrother of Troian Bellisario (who plays his sister on NCIS (2003) ), Nicholas Bellisario, Michael Bellisario, Julie B. Watson and David Bellisario.
12He listens to electronic music. Sean has cited Aphex Twin and Drexciya as two of his favorite artists.
13He is a huge fan of David Lynch's work.
14He attended Bonita Vista Junior High (now Bonita Vista Middle) in Chula Vista, California.




NCIS2003-2017TV SeriesTimothy McGee
NCIS: Season 10 - You Wear It Well2013Video short
NCIS: Special Agent DiNozzo Visits Dr. Phil2012TV MovieTim McGee (uncredited)
The Random Years2002TV SeriesTodd Mitchell
JAG1998-2001TV SeriesDanny Walden / Ensign Terry Guitry
Spring Break Lawyer2001TV MovieNick Kepper
Boston Public2000TV SeriesDavid
Touched by an Angel1999TV SeriesWill Heller
The Sleepwalker Killing1997TV MovieChristopher Lane
Fall Into Darkness1996TV MovieJerry Price
For My Daughter's Honor1996TV MovieRalph
The Lottery1996TV MovieHenry Watkins
ER1995TV SeriesBret Maddocks
Silk Stalkings1995TV SeriesDerek Paston
Trial by Fire1995TV MovieDanny
ZZ Top: Breakaway1994TV ShortPassenger in Jeep
Harts of the West1993-1994TV SeriesZane Grey Hart Zane Hart
River of Rage: The Taking of Maggie Keene1993TV MovieMatthew Keene
Hocus Pocus1993Thackery
This Boy's Life1993Jimmy Voorhees
Too Romantic1992ShortTim
Civil Wars1992TV SeriesChris Conway
Backfield in Motion1991TV MovieJoe Jr.


NCIS2009TV Series performer - 1 episode


NCIS: Cast Roundtable2007Video short special thanks


American Valor: A Salute to Our Heroes2016TV Movie documentaryHimself
Home & Family2016TV SeriesHimself
NCIS - Season 13: All's Fair in Love and War2016Video shortHimself
NCIS - Season 13: Inside Season 132016Video shortHimself
NCIS - Season 13: The Difinitive Dinozzo2016Video shortHimself
The Talk2015TV SeriesHimself
NCIS: Season 12 - Inside Season 122015ShortHimself
Steve Harvey2014TV SeriesHimself - NCIS
NCIS: Season 11 - Celebrating 2502014Video documentary shortHimself
NCIS: Season 11 - Deleted Scenes2014Video documentary shortHimself
NCIS: Season 11 - Game Change2014Video documentary shortHimself
Entertainment Tonight2006-2013TV SeriesHimself
10 Items or Less: 10 Random Looks at NCIS2013TV ShortHimself
NCIS - Season 10: X Marks the Spot: A Look at Season X2013Video shortHimself
Inside NCIS2012TV Mini-Series shortHimself
Casting Off2012Video shortHimself
Episode Two Hundred2012Video shortHimself
NCIS: Season 9 - Cast Roundtable2012Video shortHimself
Nine is Fine2012Video shortHimself
A Movie About an Explosive Chicken from the Set of NCIS2012ShortHimself (uncredited)
The Early Show2009TV SeriesHimself


Nominated Awards

1994Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Youth Actor Leading Role in a Television SeriesHarts of the West (1993)
1994Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Youth Actor Leading Role in a Motion Picture ComedyHocus Pocus (1993)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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