Jesse Tyler Ferguson Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Biography

Jesse Tyler Ferguson was born on October 22, 1975, in Missoula, Montana, U.S. He is an American actor. Similarly, he is widely recognized for his role as Mitchell Pritchett on the sitcom Modern Family.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 45 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 73 KG. Additionally, he has blue eyes and red hair.

Relationship Status

Since the actor is gay, he is in a marital relationship with lawyer Justin Mikita. The couple had started dating after they met in 2010, became engaged in September 2012, and subsequently tied the knot on July 20, 2013. They also welcomed a son, Beckett Mercer Ferguson-Mikita in July 2020.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita
Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Robert “Bob” Ferguson whereas his mother’s name is Ferguson (née Doyle). In addition, he has a brother named Ben and a sister named Kelly.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he graduated from St. Pius X High School. He then enhanced his acting and drama skills at The American Musical and Dramatic Academy.


The actor initially started his career as an actor appearing in Broadway and made his acting debut in the musical On the Town in 1998. Since then he has played in many theatrical productions including, On the Twentieth Century, The Producers, A Comedy of Errors, and Spamalot. After his Broadway debut, he made his first film appearance in the drama Ordinary Sinner (2001). Similarly, he played the role of Richie Velch in the American sitcom The Class in 2006 and portrayed until 2007. He subsequently landed in the role of openly gay lawyer Mitchell Pritchett in the sitcom Modern Family in 2009. Moreover, his performance in the series earned him nominations for the Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for 5 consecutive times and four Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.

Likewise, his other film work includes, Untraceable (2008), Wonderful World (2009), 8 (2012), and other TV works are Do Not Disturb, Web Therapy, Comedy Bang! Bang!, Nightcap and Drop the Mic.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson’s Social Media

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Jesse Tyler Ferguson’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Jesse Tyler Ferguson.

Net Worth

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


  • Full Name: Jesse Tyler Ferguson
  • Profession: Actor
  • Age: 45
  • Date of Birth: October 22, 1975
  • Birth Place: Missoula, Montana, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 5 feet 10 inches
  • Weight: 73 KG
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Red
  • School: St. Pius X High School
  • College/University: The American Musical and Dramatic Academy
  • Father: Robert “Bob” Ferguson
  • Mother: Ferguson (née Doyle)
  • Sibling: Ben Ferguson (Brother) and Kelly Ferguson (Sister)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 20 million
  • Source of Income: Acting