James Tupper - Updated Jun 2024

James Tupper is an actor from Canada. Moreover, James Tupper is best known for his roles as Jack Slattery on the ABC television series Men in Trees, Dr. Chris Sands on the NBC medical drama series Mercy, and David Clarke on ABC's Revenge.

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James Tupper

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Early Life

On the 4th of August 1965, James Tupper was born in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, As of now, he is 58 years old and holds Canadian nationality. The actor has a birth sign of Leo and believes in Christianity. This actor’s birth name is James Howard Tupper.

As of now, there is not much information available related to his parents’ names and their professions. Similarly, it is unknown whether the actor has any siblings or not and has not spoken about his early childhood life.

Talking about his academic career, he studied at Concordia University, Montreal, where he studied acting. Later, he enrolled at Rutgers University in New Jersey to complete his master’s degree.

James Tupper – Net Worth 2024

Being a Canadian actor, he has collected a huge sum of money throughout his career. As of 2023, this actor’s net worth is estimated at around $1 million and his annual salary is around $50,000. Mainly, he made such huge money from his acting career.

Professional Career

In his early years, James Tupper played in several off-Broadway plays, including An Actor Prepares and After the Rain. Moreover, he co-wrote and starred in 2005’s Loudmouth Soup, a fully improvised independent film that was filmed in one night with no script and no second takes.
In the 2006 ABC series Men in Trees, he played Jack Slattery and appeared for all 36 episodes of the show’s run. Then, he appeared as Dr. Chris Sands in the NBC medical drama Mercy for 22 episodes before it was canceled in 2010. In the ABC television series Grey’s Anatomy, he played Dr. Andrew Perkins, a trauma counselor. For the show, he appeared in seven episodes in the show’s seventh season.
From 2011 to 2015, he portrayed the character of David Clarke on ABC’s Revenge from 2011 to its cancellation in 2015. Moreover, his role has a recurring role for the first three seasons, appearing only in flashbacks and videos. Similarly, he was promoted to the main cast for season four after it was revealed in the season three finale that his character was still alive.
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Caption: James Tupper in Canadian television series, ‘Aftermath’ (Source: Instagram)

Moreover, he played Joshua Copeland in the Canadian television drama series, ‘Aftermath.’ The show was broadcast on Canada’s SpaceNetworkk and America’s SyfyNetworkk. In the show, her real-life partner Anne Heche played his wife for the series.  Moreover, he also worked as a co-producer in the series. He played Andrew Pollock in A Million Little Thing, which ran from 2018 to 2019.

Relationship Status

Regarding his personal life, James Tupper married twice in his life. Firstly, he married Kate Mayfield in 2001. However, the marriage did not work well and they divorced in 2006. After that, he began dating actress Anne Heche in 2007. The couple first met on the set of Men in Trees.

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Caption: James Tupper carrying his son (Source: Instagram)

With the relationship, the couple has a son named Atlas and Heche’s son Homer from her first marriage. They separated in 2018 and recently on the 5th of August 2022, Heche died in a car accident. After Heche’s death, Tupper posted a photo of her on his Instagram page with the comment ‘Love you forever’ and a broken-hearted emoji.

Body Measurements

Tupper stands 6 feet tall and weighs around 77 kg. Moreover, he has black hair blue eyes color, and a slim body type. Other than this, there are not many more details available regarding his other body stats.

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Caption: James Tupper posing for a photo (Source: Instagram)

James Tupper – Social Media

On his Instagram page ‘@mrjamestupper’ there are more than 31.4K followers. Likewise, there are more than 16.5K followers on his Twitter page ‘@MrJamesTupper’, and more than 2K followers on his Facebook page.