Thomas Joseph Thyne was born on 7 March 1975, in Boston, Massachusetts USA, and is an actor, best known for being part of the series “Bones” as the entomologist Dr. Jack Hodgins. He’s also been involved in many stage projects and workshops. All of his efforts have helped put his net worth to where it is today.
How rich is TJ Thyne? As of late-2016, sources inform us of a net worth that is at $10 million, mostly earned through a successful career in acting. Some of the other shows he’s been a part of include “Friends”, “Boston Legal”, “Charmed” and “24”. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will increase.
T. J. Thyne Net Worth $10 million
TJ attended East Ridge Middle High School, and then moved to Texas where he attended high school. After matriculating, he went to the USC School of Dramatic Arts, and graduated in 1997. During his time at the university he appeared in several productions and also had a small role in the film “Forrest Gump”. Four years later, he co-founded the group Theatre Junkies, which offered professional development for actors through workshops in the Greater Los Angeles Area.
He made his professional acting debut in an episode of “Home Improvement” and would then make a guest appearance in the hit series “Friends”. He took on many more television roles, appearing in “Kenan and Kel”, My Wife and Kids”, and “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”. Other projects Thyne has been a part of include “The Grinch”, “Erin Brokovich”, and “Walker, Texas Ranger”. After a string of guest appearances, films, and recurring television roles, he was cast in the hit series “Bones” as Dr. Jack Hodgins, in which he stars alongside Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz. His net worth was rising steadily.
Since becoming a regular of the show, he’s had fewer projects, but appeared in the 2007 short film “Validation”. The short film was a collaboration with Theatre Junkie Kurt Kuenne, and would go on and win multiple film festival awards; it’s also available on YouTube and has over 9 million views. He then tried his hand in production work, co-producing and starring in the film “Shuffle” which also had cameo appearances from his co-stars in “Bones”. He also appeared in the film “The Pardon” which was released in 2011.
For his personal life, details of any relationships are private, but it is known that Thyne’s brother is the television producer Tone Thyne. He is also the brother of attorney John Thyne III who ran for the Santa Barbara City Council in 2009. In 2013, Thyne got engaged to Leah Park. He also mentioned that he is a movie fanatic and enjoys swimming. “Bones” co-star Eric Millegan described TJ as “the guy who’s been in everything” referring to his numerous appearances in popular television shows.
TJ also remains active online through social media, having both a Twitter and Instagram Account. He has around 53,000 followers on Instagram which he updates regularly. His Twitter account is a lot more active with over 317,000 followers. He also has a personal website, tjthyne.com.