Eric McCormack Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Eric McCormack Biography

Eric McCormack was born April 18, 1963, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is a Canadian-American actor and singer. His full name is Eric James McCormack. Similarly, he is best known for his role as Will Truman in the sitcom Will & Grace from 1998 to 2006 and again from 2017 to 2020, among many other productions.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 57 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 76 KG. Additionally, he has a well-maintained physique despite his age and has dark brown eyes and light brown hair.

Relationship Status

The actor is in a long marital relationship with Janet Leigh Holden. The couple had started dating each other in 1994 after they met on the set of “Lonesome Dove”. They tied the knot in August 1997 and also welcomed a son named d Finnigan Holden McCormack in July 2002.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is James McCormack whereas his mother’s name is Doris McCormack. In addition, he has three siblings while he is the eldest of all.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he completed his high school education from John A. Macdonald Collegiate Institute. He then enhanced his acting skills at Ryerson University School of Theatre but dropped out just months before.


Eric McCormack first started his professional career as an actor with a TV debut in the 1986 Canadian movie ”The Boys from Syracuse.” Similarly, he made his acting debut in America appearing in an episode of the CBS crime series Top Cops, and started gaining recognition appearing in TV series such as Street Justice, The Commish, and Lonesome Dove: The Series. McCormack subsequently landed in the role of gay lawyer Will Truman on the NBC sitcom Will & Grace in 1998, which became to be his breakthrough in his career. He portrayed the role until 2006 and his performance in the series earned him six Golden Globe nominations, four Emmy nominations, and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series.

Eric McCormack
Eric McCormack

In addition, he starred as Dr. Daniel Pierce in the crime drama series Perception from 2012 to 2015 and as Grant MacLaren in the sci-fi series Travelers from 2016 to 2018. Likewise, he has starred and appeared in many films including, Return to the Lost World (1992), Exception to the Rule (1997), Here’s to Life! (2000), The Sisters (2005), Alien Trespass (2009), Knife Fight (2012), among others.

Eric McCormack’s Social Media

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Eric McCormack’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Eric McCormack.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Eric McCormack? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 20 million, which he has earned from his successful acting career.


  • Full Name: Eric James McCormack
  • Profession: Actor and Singer
  • Age: 57
  • Date of Birth: April 18, 1963
  • Birth Place: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Nationality: Canadian-American
  • Height: 5 feet 11 inches
  • Weight: 76 KG
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Light Brown
  • School: Sir John A. Macdonald Collegiate Institute
  • College/University: Ryerson University School of Theatre
  • Father: James McCormack
  • Mother: Doris McCormack
  • Sibling: 3
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 20 million
  • Source of Income: Acting and Music