Sean Murray, the talented, good-looking baby face actor is famous for his role in the American television drama NCIS. Before his time at NCIS, he made his first appearance in a feature film in 1993 with “Hocus Pocus”. Since then he has risen tirelessly and has appeared in a number of cinema hits. Since his debut in 1993, Sean has not let up and shows no signs of slowing down. Here are some interesting facts about this talented actor.
Sean Murray Biography
Sean Harland Murray was born on 15 November 1977 in Bethesda, Maryland. His father, Craig Murray, was an officer in the US Navy, his mother is Vivienne Bellisario. After his parents divorced, his mother married Donald Bellisario, a television producer. He attended Bonita Vista High School in California. Sean always wanted to be an artist and with the influence of his family and siblings, who are mainly in the film industry, he started acting as a teenager and never looked back.
Sean’s acting career began back in 1991 when he appeared in the movie “Backfield”, which was his first movie. He played the lead role in the television series “Civil Wars”, which gradually brought him to the forefront. In 1993 he starred in three different films: “Hocus Pocus”, which earned him a nomination for best youth actor, “River of Anger” and “The Life of this Boy”.
Sean Murray appeared in the series “ER” and “Trial by Fire” in 1995. In 1996 he starred in “For My Daughter’s Honor”, “The Lottery” and “Fall into Darkness”. His fans couldn’t get enough of him and the audience loved his movies. To keep up the pace, he starred in the movie “Sleepwalker” in 1997. The following year it was the show “JAG”, and in 1999 he starred in “Touched By an Angel”. In 2000, Murray appeared in an episode of “Boston Public”. He starred in America’s number one TV series, NCIS, which he joined in 2003, and has won the love of fans across the country.
Personal Life – Family, Wife, Siblings
Sean Murray is not only a darling on screen but also a loving partner at home; you can see this from the pictures of his family he publishes on his social media page and from how strong his long marriage is. He married his wife Carrie James on November 26, 2005, and since then they have been riding the waves and holding together. The couple has two children together; their first daughter, Caitlyn Melissa Murray, born May 3, 2007, and their son, River James Murray, born April 22, 2010. Sean cares so much about his family and does his best to make them happy.
The actor has a brother Chad Murray, a television actor and producer who produced NCIS: Los Angeles. Sean also has seven stepbrothers and stepsisters from his mother’s marriage to veteran producer and screenwriter Donald Paul Bellisario. One of his stepsisters is the famous actress Troian Bellisario, who also played the role of his sister in NCIS: Los Angeles. She is most popular for her leading role in the series “Pretty Little Liars”. She has won several awards and was nominated five times for the Teen Choice Awards, which she won twice. In addition to her work as an actress, she is also an author, producer, and director. Sean’s other stepsisters include Julie Bellisario Watson, who is also a producer and writer, Leslie Bellisario Ingham, and Joy Bellisario Jenkins.
Sean Murray has three stepbrothers: Michael Bellisario, an actor and screenwriter, David Bellisario, a producer, and Nicholas Bellisario. It is clear to see that Sean comes from a “showbiz family” that has undoubtedly influenced his career decisions.
Weight Loss, Is Sean Murray sick?
The NCIS actor has always been on the chubby side, which is why his fans were worried when he suddenly lost a lot of weight. His fans were worried about his health, especially those who watched the NCIS series. There had been rumors that the actor was terminally ill or had some kind of cancer.
Sean Murray was quick to reassure his fans by reassuring them that his weight loss was solely for health. The actor explained that he strictly concentrated on the intake of organic substances and stayed away from alcohol and sugar. Well, sticking to a diet and losing 25 pounds in that short time took hard work and discipline, but Sean managed.
Body Measurements – Height, Weight
After a successful weight loss journey, Sean certainly has a body that fits his appearance well. With a height of 6 feet 2 inches, he is taller than average. He weighs about 75 kg, which is 165 pounds, and has an average build.