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Dermot Mulroney is an American television and film actor and musician. Dermot Mulroney is much appreciated for bringing diversity in roles and his films roles are often unpredictable, intense and eccentric. He enjoyed a breakout role through 1988’s ‘Young Guns’, before taking the romantic lead alongside Julie Roberts in 1997’s ‘My Best Friend’s Wedding’.

Quick Info:

  • Birthday: October 31, 1963 (age 54)
  • Ethnicity: Mixed
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Actor & musician

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1. Family and Personal Life

Dermot Mulroney is more than just a Hollywood A-list actor he’s also a husband & a father of three. He has been married twice and divorced ones. His current wife name is Tharita Catulle.

Dermot, a native of Alexandria, Virginal, was born as the third of five children to Michael, a tax professor, and his wife, Ellen, a former actress. Young Dermot was raised in an environment where his creativity was nurtured. He started playing the cello at the very young age of 7 and began performing in school & city youth orchestras.

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  • Parents: Ellen and Michael Mulroney
  • Wife: Tharita Catulle (2008) and Catherine Keener (1990-2007)
  • Children: Clyde, Sally and Mabel Ray Mulroney
  • Marital Status: Married

At the same time, he began acting in children’s community theater and school plays. Dermot studied cello at the Interlochen Arts Camps and later completed his higher education from T.C. Williams High School in 1981.

He is a 1985 graduate of Northwestern University, where he studied performing arts and was the member of ‘Phi Gamma Delta’ fraternity.

Dermot Mulroney married his first wife Catherine Keener in 1990, the two met in 1987 while filming ‘Survival Quest’. Catherine is also an accomplished actress who has been nominated twice for Oscar. Together they have welcomed a son named Clyde Keener Mulroney in June 1999.  

However, the things didn’t turn out as expected for Dermot and Catherine & in May 2005 the couple separated and filed for divorce in June 2007. And, in October 2007, Dermot and Catherine got divorced.

Dermot Mulroney married his current wife, Tharita Catulle in 2008 and together they have two beautiful daughters. The elder daughter is Mabel Ray Mulroney and the younger daughter is Sally Mulroney.

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2. Body Measurements and Lifestyle

Dermot Mulroney may be 54-years-old but the actor has shown that age is no barrier to look buff. This cool, talented and attractive persona has a long face type with an athletic build-up.

Just a glimpse of Dermot’s shirtless picture is enough to feel his hotness. Dermot’s athletic body with a toned torso, bulky biceps, and board shoulder is just a sight to behold. Dermot, being a fitness freak has kept his physique toned and ripped.     

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  • Height: 5 feet 9 inch (177cm)
  • Body Measurements: N/A
  • Plastic Surgery: N/A
  • Weight: N/A

In several movies and occasion, Dermot has shown off his muscular body, stripping off his t-shirts. He is best known for his rugged good looks and crooked smile.

Dermot lives the very high-profile lifestyle. His exotic trips, a penchant for branded clothes, expensive shoes/watches, sexy cars and million dollar houses displays his luxurious lifestyle. He loves to travel and is often accompanied by his wife and children.

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3. Professional Career

Dermot Mulroney made his screen debut playing a role of Michael Alperin in 1988’s suspense, ‘Sunset’. The same year, Dermot successfully landed a major role in ‘Young Guns’ alongside Kiefer Sutherland, Charlie Sheen, and Emilio Estevez.

Dermot has wowed audience for nearly 30 years with his spotless acting ability and dashingly good looks. The seemingly evergreen 54-year-old star received critical acclaim for the portrayal of a gay man who dies from AIDS in 1990’s ‘Longtime Companion’ and showcased his musical abilities by performing the song ‘Someone Else’s Used Guitar’ in 1993’s ‘The Thing Called Love’.

Career Timeline

  • 2003- Starred as a guest star on ABC’s ‘Friends’ as Gavin Mitchell
  • 2007- Appeared in TV series ‘The Batman’
  • 2012- Starred as Russell Shiller on ‘New Girl’
  • 2017- Starred in movies ‘Sleepless’ and ‘The Mountain Between Us’
  • 2018- Appeared as Captain Steve Jasser on Fox’s TV series ‘LA to Vegas’

In 1997, Dermot starred in his most recognizable role as Michael O’Neal in ‘My Best Friend’s Wedding’ alongside Julie Roberts and Cameron Diaz. He then turned to more diverse roles, including 2002 dark comedy ‘About Schmidt’. However, his charm and good looks made him a romantic hero.

Throughout the 20s, Dermot delivered an enjoyable performance as escort Nick Mercer in 2005’s ‘The Wedding Date’ and as Dr. Simon in 2007’s ‘Georgia Rule’. More recently, he appears in prominent supporting roles and his recent gigs include 2011’s ‘The Grey’, 2013’s ‘Jobs’,  as well as had a recurring role in the sitcom ‘New Girls’ & HBO drama ‘Enlightened’.

Moreover, he is also seen as an active musician throughout the years. He played cello in Melissa Etheridge's song from her 1992’s album ‘Never Enough’. He had also played guitar, cymbals, and mandolin in a band ‘Cranky George’ alongside his brother.

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4. Salary and Net Worth 2018

Dermot Mulroney’s net worth is estimated to be $9 million. No doubt, his thriving acting career has helped him attained such a whopping amount and it is surely on the rise with his increasing earnings from television and movies roles.

This veteran actor, Mulroney has carved out a niche for himself as a reliable, likable and multifaceted performer.

Quick Info

  • Net Worth: $9 million
  • Salary: N/A

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