Jim Lampley Net Worth

Jim Lampley Net Worth 2022: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

James Clifford Lampley net worth is
$16 Million

James Clifford Lampley Wiki Biography

Jim Lampley was born on the 8th April 1949, in Hendersonville, North Carolina USA, and is a sportscaster, news anchor, movie producer, and restaurant owner, best known for his work as an Olympic Games reporter and HBO World Championship Boxing co-host and anchor. Thanks to his journalistic skills, Lampley has significantly increased his net worth. His career has been active since 1974.

Have you ever wondered how rich Jim Lampley is, as of mid-2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Jim’s net worth is as high as $16 million. In addition to being a successful journalist, Lampley also owns a production company and two restaurants in Utah, which have improved his wealth.

Jim Langley Net Worth $16 Million

James Lampley was raised in Hendersonville, and his mother encouraged him into sports in memory of his father who died when Jim was five. Lampley moved to Miami, Florida, and later went to the University of North Carolina from where he graduated in 1971 with a degree in English, and also earned a Masters in Mass Communications in 1974.

The ABC talent hunters approached Langley while at college in 1974, and he subsequently covered events like Major League Baseball and college basketball games, and later the 1977 Monon Bell game between DePauw University and Wabash College. Jim also did the 1986 and 1987 Indianapolis 500 car races, and five Summer Olympic Games (1976-2008). Jim worked as a co-host of ABC’s the United States Football League from 1983 to 1985, which certainly added a lot to his net worth, while in the meantime he even interviewed the then President Ronald Reagan in 1984. In 1985, Langley covered Super Bowl XIX, along with the legendary Al Michaels; it was the debut Super Bowl that ABC broadcast on TV, and increased further his net worth.

After more than a decade at the ABC, Langley moved to CBS in 1987 where he worked as a co-anchor and correspondent. In the same year, he also joined HBO, covering Wimbledon and boxing; he is one of the best-known journalists to cover HBO. He has broadcast such famous bouts as Julio César Chávez vs. Meldrick Taylor, James “Buster” Douglas vs. Mike Tyson, Riddick Bowe vs. Andrew Golota, and George Foreman vs. Michael Moorer, which increased his net worth by a large margin.

Lampley’s production company Crystal Spring Productions produced numerous movies including mockumentary “Welcome to Hollywood” (2000) starring Tony Markes and Adam Rifkin. He has also appeared several films and series such as “Blades of Glory” (2007) with Will Ferrell and Jon Heder, “Balls of Fury” (2007) starring Dan Fogler, George Lopez, Christopher Walken, and Maggie Q, and in an episode of “Everybody Hates Chris” (2007), which successes have also added a considerable amount to his overall wealth.

Regarding his personal life, Jim Lampley was married to news anchor Bree Walker(1990-99) with whom he has a son, Aaron. Lampley married event planner Debra Schuss in 2012. While was in a relationship with his former girlfriend Candice Sanders in 2007, Jim was arrested for domestic abuse, and handed a restraining order which he violated, and was sentenced to three years on probation, 40 hours community service, and domestic violence counselling. His former wife Bree Walker said that he never could physically abuse anybody. Jim resides in Del Mar, California with his son, and also has three daughters Brooke, Victoria and Andrea.

Full NameJim Lampley
Net Worth$16 Million
Date Of BirthApril 8, 1949
Place Of BirthHendersonville, North Carolina, USA
Height5' 9½" (1.77 m)
EducationUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
SpouseDebra Schuss (m. 2012)
ChildrenAaron Lampley, Andrea Lampley, Brooke Mallis Lampley
NominationsSports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host, Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
MoviesThe Fighter, Zombie Strippers, Balls of Fury, Blades of Glory, Ocean's Eleven
1Inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2015 in the Observer category.
2Del Mar, California [November 2010]
3Father of Brooke Mallis Lampley (born in 1980) and father-in-law of Christopher Papagianis (born in 1980).
4He is a longtime boxing commentator and works for HBO Sports.
5He and ex-wife, Bree Walker, are partners in Crystal Springs Productions. As of June 3, 2004, they revealed on Larry King Live (1985) that they had plans to remarry. However, they remain divorced as of the spring of 2007.
6He has two children with former TV anchor Bree Walker - a son, Aaron, and a daughter, Andrea.


The Fight Game with Jim Lampley2012-2014TV Series executive producer - 8 episodes
On Freddie Roach2012TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes
The Abattoir2008Short executive producer
Race Across America2005TV Movie documentary executive producer
The Last Game2002TV Movie documentary executive producer
Welcome to Hollywood1998executive producer


7 Days in Hell2015TV MovieJim Lampley
House M.D.2011TV SeriesJim Lampley
The Fighter2010/IFight Announcer
Zombie Strippers!2008Announcer
Balls of Fury2007Sportscaster
Everybody Hates Chris2007TV SeriesSports Announcer
Blades of Glory2007Co-Anchor
Rocky Balboa2006HBO Commentator
Ocean's Eleven2001Boxing Spectator
Arli$$1996-1999TV SeriesJim Lampley
Touched by an Angel1999TV SeriesTelevision Announcer
Percy & Thunder1993TV MovieGaylord Hymes
The Comrades of Summer1992TV MovieRadio Announcer
MacGyver1991TV SeriesRadio Announcer
Challenge of a Lifetime1985TV MovieAnnouncer


Biography1994TV Series documentary special thanks - 1 episode


Mike & Mike2015TV SeriesHimself - International Boxing Hall of Famer
Grudge Match2013Himself
Legendary Nights2003-2013TV Series documentaryHost / Himself
The Fight Game with Jim Lampley2012-2013TV SeriesHimself - Host
HBO Boxing1986-2012TV Series documentaryHimself - Ringside Commentator / Himself / Himself - Ringside Comentator / ...
HBO Boxing After Dark1996-2012TV SeriesHimself - Ringside Commentator / Himself / Himself -Ringside Commentator
The Other Dream Team2012DocumentaryHimself
Born and Bred2011DocumentaryHimself - Commentator
30 for 302009TV Series documentaryHimself - ABC Sportscaster
Today2008TV SeriesHimself
Beijing 2008: Games of the XXIX Olympiad2008TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Don King Presents: Prizefighter2008Video GameHimself
American Idol2008TV SeriesHimself
Sports Unfiltered with Dennis Miller2007TV SeriesHimself
After Hours with Daniel Boulud2007TV SeriesHimself
The World Awaits: De La Hoya vs. Mayweather2007TV MovieHimself - Commentator
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2005-2007TV SeriesHimself
I Did Not Know That2006TV MovieHimself
Rome Is Burning2006TV SeriesHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2004-2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Ice Kings2006DocumentaryNarrator
ESPN SportsCentury2000-2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Anything to Win2006TV Series documentaryHimself
The Distance2005DocumentaryHBO commentator
ESPN 100: The Top 100 Sports Moments of 20042005TV MovieHimself
The 6th Annual Family Television Awards2004TV SpecialHimself
The Tao of Pong2004ShortHimself
Larry King Live2004TV SeriesHimself
Beyond the Glory2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Undefeated2003TV MovieHimself
More Than Famous2003Documentary
O.J.: A Study in Black & White2002TV Movie documentaryHimself - Sportscaster: ABC Sports, 1974-1987
Johnny Flynton2002ShortHimself
XIX Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony2002TV MovieHimself - MSNBC's and CNBC's Studio Host
Do You Believe in Miracles? The Story of the 1980 U.S. Hockey Team2001TV Movie documentaryHimself (ABC Sports, 1980)
Play It to the Bone1999Himself - HBO Commentator
Wimbledon '991999TV Mini-SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1998TV SeriesHimself
Jeopardy!1998TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
Lennox Lewis vs. Andrew Golota1997TV MovieHimself - Ringside Commentator
Arli$$1997TV SeriesHimself
Wimbledon '971997TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Centennial Olympic Games: Torch Relay Opening Ceremonies1996TV SpecialHimself
Biography1994TV Series documentaryHimself
Wimbledon '941994TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Announcer
1993 AFC Championship Game1994TV SpecialHimself - Studio Host
Play by Play: A History of Sports Television1991TV Series documentaryHimself
Countdown to Tyson-Spinks1988TV MovieHimself
ABC's Wide World of Sports1977-1986TV SeriesHimself - Ringside Commentator / Himself / Himself - Announcer
1980 Liberty Bowl1980TV MovieHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
Monday Night Baseball1976TV SeriesHimself (1977-1979)

Archive Footage

Mike & Mike2015TV SeriesHimself - International Boxing Hall of Famer / Himself - Boxing Announcer
Fallen Champ: The Untold Story of Mike Tyson1993TV Movie documentaryHimself

Nominated Awards

2008EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2007EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2006EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2005EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2003EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2001EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1997EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1995CableACECableACE AwardsSports HostWimbledon '94 (1994)
1995CableACECableACE AwardsSports HostHBO World Championship Boxing (1973)
1994EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Studio Host
1993CableACECableACE AwardsSports Play-By-Play AnnouncerHBO World Championship Boxing (1973)
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