Jeffrey Tambor
Jeffrey Tambor
Real Name/Full Name: Jeffrey Michael Tambor
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Jeffrey Tambor
Birth Place: San Francisco, California, U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 8 July 1944
Age/How Old: 79 years old
Height/How Tall: In centimeters – 185 cm
In feet and inches- 6′ 1”
Weight: In kilograms – 75 kg
In pounds- 165.5 lbs
Eye Color: Dark brown
Hair Color: Grey
Parents’ Name: Father- Michael Bernard Tambor
Mother- Eileen Salzberg
Siblings: N/A
School: Abraham Lincoln High School
College: San Francisco University,
Wayne State University
Religion: Judaism
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Girlfriend: N/A
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse Name: Katie Mitchell​ (m. 1991; div. 2000)​
Kasia Ostlun (m. 2001)
Kids/Children Name: Daughters- Eve Julia Tambor, Molly Tambor
Sons- Eli Nicholas Tambor, Gabriel Kasper Tambor,  Hugo Bernard Tambor
Profession: Actor,  Comedian
Net Worth: $20 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Jeffrey Michael Tambor is a very renowned American actor and comedian who hails from San Francisco, California. He has acted in many successful movies and series and has also performed voice-overs for some iconic characters. Jeffrey has been bestowed with several prestigious awards for his skills throughout his acting career. Though his acting career has been remarkable, he has also been accused of sexual harassment.

Well, how well do you know about Jeffrey Tambor? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jeffrey Tambor’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jeffrey Tambor to date.

Biography and Early Life-

Jeffrey Tambor was born and brought up in the city of San Francisco, California. He was borne to father Michael Bernard Tambor who was a flooring contractor and mother Eileen Salzberg who was a housewife. His family hailed from the Jewish families from Ukraine and Hungary hence he was raised as a conservative Jew. He has not revealed anything about his siblings to public media.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Jeffrey Tambor in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jeffrey Tambor’s age is 79 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2024 having been born on 8 July 1944. Though, he is 6′ 1” in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 165.5 lbs in Pound and 75kg in Kilograms.


Jeffrey has done his schooling from Abraham Lincoln High School which is located in San Francisco. He was very keen on acting and comedy from his early days in school; hence after getting his high school diploma, he pursued a college degree in acting at the San Francisco State University. He even followed and completed his master’s in acting from Wayne University.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Jeffrey Tambor With Wife Kasia Ostlun
Jeffrey Tambor With Wife Kasia Ostlun

Over the years, Jeffrey has been in quite some relationships. He has been married twice. He got married to Katie Mitchell In 1991, and the marriage lasted for nine years. They got divorced in 2000. They have a daughter Molly Tambor. He then got married to Kasia Ostlun in 2001. Along with Kasia, he has four children, three sons, out of whom two are twins and a daughter Gasper, Hugo, Eli Nicholas, Eve Julia, respectively.

Is Jeffrey Tambor Gay? 

Jeffrey Tambor has been married twice. His first marriage was to Katie Mitchell and his second marriage was to Kasia Ostul. So it is clear that Jeffrey has no intention of being involved with any man.

Professional Career-

Jeffrey Tambor started his acting career by performing in a theater in Milwaukee. He debuted in comedy in the year 1976 in the broad-way show Sly Fox. After this, he went ahead doing many guest appearances and small recurring roles in several television shows. Some of these shows were The Golden Girls, Three’s Company, etc.

He had a significant career in tv shows. He got his first role as a protagonist in 1979, and he also starred in an a music video. Some years later, he, fortunately enough, got the opportunity to play the role of Hank Kingsley in the successful show called The Larry Sanders Show.

He received immense appreciation for this part and also got nominated for an Emmy four times. After this, Tambor has starred in many prominent roles in series like Arrested Development in 2003, which went on till 2006 and got Tambor his fifth Emmy nomination. Following this, Tambor has performed in animated movies, tv shows, etc.

Finally, in 2014 he landed a part in the amazon original Transparent, where he played Maura Pfefferman, a transgender divorcee and a parent to three kids. This role got him many accolades, and he won the Golden Globe Award and a Primetime Emmy Award for this role.


  • Jeffrey Tambor won The Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in Television Series-Musical Or Comedy for playing the role of Maura Pfefferman on the show Transparent.
  • He also won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in Comedy Series for playing Maura Pfefferman on the show Transparent.
  • WonScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series – second season of Transparent.
  • He also received the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actor in Comedy Series – second season of Transparent.

Net worth, Salary, and Earnings of Jeffrey Tambor in 2024

Jeffrey Tambor Net Worth
Jeffrey Tambor Net Worth

Jeffrey Tambor is one of the most celebrated comedians in the television industry. He used to charge $100 thousand per episode. Now, most of his income is sourced from his investments and assets and public appearances, which amount to his net worth to be a handsome $20 million sum as of 2024. He is not seen much now in the television shows because of his involvement in sexual misconduct.

Some Interesting Facts you need to know

  • He was accused of sexual misconduct by his former assistant Van Barnes and an actress Trace Lysette which took place in the year
  • Out of his 7 Emmy nominations over the years, he won his first Emmy award for Maura Pfefferman on the show Transparent.
  • He was the first actor to win an Emmy Award for playing a transgender character on screen.
  • After he was accused of sexual misconduct, he resigned from the show Transparent.

Jeffrey Tambor remains one of the most popular comedians because of his role in many famous sitcoms. Even though the work flow has significantly reduced after the sexual misconduct allegations, he gets a handsome sum from his investments and other business ventures and public appearances.


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