Quick Facts of James Joelson Hayman

  • Full NameJames Joelson Hayman
  • NicknameJim Hayman
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplacePaterson, New Jersey, USA
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ReligionChristian
  • ProfessionDirector, Producer, Cinematographer
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Active Year1984-present
  • Eye colourBrown
  • Hair colourBrown
  • BuildFit
  • SpouseAnnie Potts (1990-present)
  • Online PresenceTwitter
  • Children3

James Hayman is an American television producer, director, author, and cinematographer. Further, he is famous as an Executive Producing Director of two long times running television series, Ugly Betty at ABC and Judging Amy at CBS. Moreover, he is also credited for the series like The Sopranos, Any Day Now, ER, The Client, Murder One, Texasville, and many others.

The two times Emmy Awards nominated, talented and outstanding director, James is also famous for his name, Jim in the television industry. James is a married man. Further, he shares three children from his marriage. What is his net worth? To have more information about him then follow us through an article below.

Early Life of James

James Hayman was born as a James Joelson Hayman in Paterson, New Jersey, USA.  He grew up in a peaceful environment in Paterson with his family. Similarly, he holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He graduated from New York University with a Master of Fine Arts.

Further, he started his career as a director and executive producer from the year 1984. As of now, he has worked as a director, producer, and cinematographer for more than two dozen dramas. Moreover, he is famous as an Executive Producing Director for two long-running show, Ugly Betty in ABC and Judging Amy on CBS.

James Hayman with his co-actors of Ugly Betty in an award function.
James Hayman with his co-actors of Ugly Betty in an award function. Image Source: Zimbio

He worked in Ugly Betty along with America FerreraEric Mabius, Christopher Gorham, Ashely Austin Morris, Freddy Rodriguez, and many others. He also directed one episode of The Sopranos produced by Terence Winter and many others starring James GandolfiniGreg Antonacci, Frank  Vincent, and many others. Apart, he also writes a book and also an author for many famous books.

Married Life of James

Moving towards his personal life, James is a married man. He is married to his long term girlfriend turned wife, Annie Potts, an actress. Moreover, the couple walked down to aisle on September 2, 1990. The duo exchanged their vows as a husband and wife in the presence of friends and family members. Further, the couple is enjoying each other’s company for more than two decades. They are living a happy life by supporting and encouraging each other in every up and down of life.

Hayman with his wife, Annie Potts.
Hayman with his wife, Annie Potts. Image Source: Getty Images

The couple seems so deep in love that often seen together attending the award ceremony, parties and functions by holding hands. So, there is no sign of their separation and divorce to date. Moreover, the couple shares two wonderful children from their marriage relation. However, he also shares a step-son from his wife’s previous marriage. As of now, the couple is fully living their happy married life without any tension.

Enjoying Fatherhood

Well, the couple is blessed with two wonderful children from their marriage. The duo became the parents for the first with a baby boy, Doc Hayman born in 1992. After, enjoying parenthood for around four years couple decided to have another child. Moreover, the couple became parents for the second time again with a baby boy, Harry Hayman born in 1996.

James with his wife and two sons, Doc and Harry.
James with his wife and two sons, Doc and Harry. Image Source: Getty Images

Further, he also shared a step-son from his wife’s previous marriage with B. Scott Senechal. The child’s name is Clay Senechal and as of now, he is living his life as an American actor. Also, all of their children are all grown up and enjoying their life in their respective fields.

He with his wife, two sons, and step-son, Clay Senechal.
He with his wife, two sons, and step-son, Clay Senechal. Image Source: Getty Images

As of now, the couple is very proud of being a parent and they’re living a happy life by all taking care of their need and requirements. Moreover, the couple is often seen with their children in award ceremonies and functions. As of now, we can guess the couple is fully enjoying a happy married life with their children.

What’s His Net Worth?

James has earned a whopping amount of money from his career as a television producer, director, author, and cinematographer. Further, his net worth might be around $2 million as od 2020. However, we won’t have the exact figure of his net worth right now. Apart, he is also the husband of a famous actress who has earned a hefty amount of money from her career.

The couple sold their house at Los Feliz in 2004 with a real estate price of $2.899 million.
The couple sold their house at Los Feliz in 2004 with a real estate price of $2.899 million. Image Source: Los Angeles Times

According to Celebrity Net Worth, her net worth is $8 million. Moreover, the couple also sale their house in Los Feliz in the real estate price of $2.899 million in 2004. Apart, the house was situated in 4,7000 square feet along with six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, six fire fireplaces including a large garden. With such a hefty amount of money, the couple is living a happy life together.

 

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