Tim Curry’s Bio, Age, Parents, Health, Career, and net worth


Tim Curry
Tim Curry

Tim Curry is a prominent English actor, voice actor, comedian, producer, composer and singer. He is famously recognised for his roles in movies and TV series, including Congo (1995), Clue (1985), and The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975).

Tim Curry made his professional acting debut in 1968 when he was cast to play the role of James Curry in Television Theatre From…. Besides acting, he produced the TV series Over the Top and released music albums such as Read My Lips, Fearless, and Simplicity.

 Summary about Tim Curry’s biography


  • Full name: Timothy James Curry
  • Famous as: Tim Curry
  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 19 April 1946
  • Age: 77 years old
  • Zodiac sign: Aries
  • Place of birth: Grappenhall, Chesire, England
  • Current residence: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Nationality: English
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Sexuality: Straight

Physical statistics

  • Height in feet: 5’9″
  • Height in centimetres: 175
  • Weight in pounds: 159
  • Weight in kilograms: 72
  • Hair colour: Black
  • Eye colour: Brown

Family and relationship

  • Father: Patricia Curry
  • Mother: James Curry
  • Siblings: 1
  • Marital status: Single

Education, career and net worth

  • School: Kingswood School
  • University: University of Birmingham
  • Profession: Actor, voice actor, comedian, producer, composer, singer
  • Net worth: $12 million


The voice actor was born in Grappenhall, Cheshire, England. His father is James Curry, and his mother is Patricia Curry. Tim’s father worked as a Royal Navy Chaplain, while his mother was a school secretary.
The star was raised alongside his elder sister, Judith Curry, who was a concert pianist.

However, in 2001 she passed away after suffering from a brain tumour. His mother died in 1999 while his father succumbed to pneumonia in 1958.

How old is Tim Curry?

Tim curry’s age is 77 years old as of now. He was born on 19 April 1946.


After the death of his father, Tim’s family relocated to South London, where he was awarded a scholarship to attend Kingswood School in Bath, Somerset. In 1965, he enrolled at Birmingham University to pursue Bachelor of Arts in English and Drama and completed in 1968.


After completion of his university studies, he got an acting job in the original London production of Hair. At the time, Tim lacked the professional experience and Equity card required by producers. With an impressive talent, he managed to get sponsorship of his union membership from producers.

In 1973, he received an invitation from Richard O’Brien, a cast member from Hair, for O’Brien’s new experimental musical The Rocky Horror Show, auditions.

Being a prolific voiceover artist, he has notably cast the voice of villainous characters in animated films and recorded a range of audiobooks. Some of the well-known animation voices are The Serpent in The Creation and  Nigel Thornberry in The Wild Thornberrys.

Tim began his professional acting debut in 1968 when he starred in the TV series Television Theatre From… as James Curry. He has since appeared in other films such as Ace of Wands , Home Alone 2: Lost in New York,  and Lover’s Knot.

Tim Curry’s movies and TV shows

He has earned many credits as an actor, producer and voice actor. According to his IMDb profile, the entertainer has starred in several projects as outlined below.

  • Rocky Horror Show: Livestream Theater (2020)
  • What’s wildchat (2019)
  • Long Drive Home (2017)
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show : Let’s Do the Time Warp Again (2016)
  • Over the Garden Wall (2014)
  • Ribbit (2014)
  • Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2012-2014)
  • Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja (2012-2014)
  • Saving Santa (2013)
  • Ben 10: Omniverse (2013)
  • Axel : The Biggest Little Hero (2013)
  • Wonder Pets! (2013)
  • Gingerclown (2013)
  • Young Justice (2012-2013)
  • What About Dick? (2012)
  • Transformers: Rescue Bots (2012)
  • The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange (2012)
  • Phineas and Ferb (2008-2012)
  • Strange Frame: Love & Sax (2012)
  • Back to the Sea (2012)
  • Outback (2012)
  • The Voyages of Young Doctor Dolittle (2011)
  • The North Star (2010)
  • Wolf Sheep (2010)
  • Regular Show (2010)
  • Burke and Hare (2010)
  • Criminal Minds (2010)
  • A Turtle’s Tale : Sammy’s Adventures (2010)
  • Cranford (2009)
  • Alice (2009)

Is Tim Curry married?

No, Tim Curry has never been married and has no children. The iconic actor allegedly had an affair with Marcia Hurwitz, however, the two love birds never officiated their union. In 2008, he was also rumoured to be in a relationship with the Russian model turned writer, Marina Drujko.

How tall is Tim Curry?

Tim Curry’s height is 5 feet 9 inches or 175 centimetres tall. He weighs about 159 pounds or 72 kilograms.

What is Tim Curry diagnosed with?

What happened to Tim Curry? Tim Curry suffers a form of motor neuron disease that confined him into a wheelchair after suffering a major stroke in July 2012. In 2015, the comedian admitted his sense of humour has assisted in his recovery process.

Tim Curry’s disease affected his mobility and speech resulting to him undergoing physical and speech therapy as part of his continued recovery.

Frequently asked questions about Tim Curry

 Who is Tim Curry?

He is a English actor, voice actor, comedian, producer, composer and singer.

How old is Tim Curry?

Tim curry’s age is 77 years old as of 2023. He celebrates his birthday on April 19 every year.

What is Tim Curry diagnosed with?

Tim suffers a form of motor neuron disease that resulted to a major stroke in July 2012.

Who are Tim Curry’s children?

Tim Curry does not have children and has never been married.

What is Tim Curry’s height?

He is 5 feet 9 inches or 175 centimetres tall.

How much is Tim Curry’s net worth?

He has an alleged net worth of $12 million as of 2023.

Tim Curry is a talented English actor, film producer, comedian and musician. His fame skyrocketed in 1975 when he was cast as Dr. Frank-N-Furter in the film, The Rocky Horror Picture Show. He resides in Los Angeles, California, United States.

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