James Burrows Age, Wiki, Biography, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Girlfriend & More

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The article delves into the life and career of James Burrows, an iconic American TV director and producer with a net worth estimated to be around $620 million.

Known for his unparalleled contributions to TV comedy, Burrows initially started as an actor before making a switch to screenwriting.

James Burrows is not just a writer but also a heavyweight in directing and producing TV series. In a ranking of the top 100 TV series ever made, at least seven would have Burrows’ name attached to them as a producer.

James Burrows Wiki & Biography

Name James Burrows
Nickname James
Date Of Birth December 30, 1940
Age 82 Years
Birth Place Los Angeles, California, United States
Gender Male
Profession Director, Producer, Writer
Debut Film Debut – The Mastersons of Manhattan (2007)

TV Show – The Tortellis (1987)

Famous For Famous for starring in Cheers (1982)
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Nationality American
Religion Not Known

James Burrows’s Net Worth

Salary Not Known
Net Worth USD $600 Million Approx

Height, Weight, and Color

Height in cm 180 cm
Height in Meters 1.80 m
Height in Feet Inches 5 feet 11 inches
Weight 75 kg

165 lbs

Body Type Average
Body Measurement Not Known
Waist Size Not Known
Shoe Size Not Known
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour White

James Burrows’s Family and Relatives

Father Abe Burrows
Mother Ruth Levinson
Brothers Not Known
Sisters Laurie Burrows Grad


James Burrows with his sister
James Burrows with his sister

Boyfriends / Girlfriends Linda Solomon (m. 1981-1993)


James Burrows with his ex-girlfriend Linda
James Burrows with his ex-girlfriend Linda

Marital Status Married
Partner Debbie Easton (m. 1997)


James Burrows with his wife Debbie
James Burrows with his wife Debbie

Sons Not Known
Daughters Ellie Burrows


James Burrows with his daughter
James Burrows with his daughter

James Burrows Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification Graduate
School High School of Music and Arts in New York
College & University Oberlin College, Yale School of Drama

Favourites Things Of James Burrows

Favorite Colour  Not Known
Favorite Actor  Not Known
Favorite Actress  Not Known
Favorite Food  Not Known
Favorite TV Shows  Not Known
Favorite Movie  Not Known
Favorite Pets  Not Known
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Favorite Destination  Not Known

James Burrows

Interesting Facts About James Burrows

  • His acclaimed projects include TV series like “Frasier,” “Cheers,” “Will & Grace,” and “Mike and Molly,” among others.
  • He is one of the most Emmy-decorated individuals in TV history.
  • Born on December 30, 1940, in Los Angeles, California, Burrows—nicknamed Jimmy—initially started as a playwright.
  • He later moved to New York City with his family. Holding a degree from Yale University, where he graduated in 1965, Burrows always had Hollywood as his dream destination, even when he was already in the “City of Angels” as a child.
  • James Burrows maintains a healthy lifestyle, making sure to eat his meals before 9 pm.
  • He enjoys playing volleyball and tennis, and he’s an avid football viewer.
  • In a light-hearted reveal, Burrows has said that he has had a lifelong “crush” on himself.
  • With a net worth of $620 million, a significant portion of his wealth comes from his expansive career in television.
  • Burrows continues to receive around $20 million each year in residuals, mainly because many of his shows are syndicated globally.
  • His productions have been translated into 50 languages and are broadcast in over 100 countries.

James Burrows Social Media Handles

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