George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Biography
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch is an American Wrestler/Contributor/Author/Actor/Entertainer working with the Fox News Channel(FNC) where he serves the station as a contributor since joining the station in the year 2016. Additionally, he also contributes to FNC’s late-night program, Gutfeld! which airs weeknights from 11 PM-12 AM/ET.
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Date of Birth / Birthday
Murdoch was born on the 21st of February 1973 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. He is 49 years old as of 2022.
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Measurements/Height
He stands at an approximate height of 6 feet 7 inches.
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Partner/ Wife/Is Tyrus married?
Murdoch is in a relationship with his girlfriend, Ingrid Rinick. the duo has been dating for quite some time and they are proud parents to three children. Ingrid was born in the year 1984 and is the founder of Sensible Meals which was created in the year 2014. She opened the company after her son was diagnosed with Type-2 diabetes. This company aims at helping people on have sensible meals so as to maintain their health. Murdoch also stated that it was his girlfriend that helped him lose weight due to the instructions he was given.
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Kids/Children
Tyrus and his wife, Ingrid are proud parents to their three children, two sons, and one daughter. The two sons are from Ingrid’s previous relationships whereas the daughter is from her relationship with George. Their daughter, named Georgia, was born in May of 2014.
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Relatives/ Family
Murdoch was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, and is biracial, where his father is black and his mother is white. Upon his birth, his father was 19 years old whereas his mother was 15 years old. In the year 2018, he disclosed a childhood experience where his abusive father damaged his eye by hitting him. It is after this incident that his mother and father parted ways. After this, they went with their mother to their home but they were rejected as his father was black.
After this, he and his brothers went ahead to live with a foster family for many years. During these years, he desired o change his skin color hoping it would make his mother’s family accept him. They, however, luckily made it through to living with their mother but he left their family at the age of 15 years old.
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Schooling/Education
Murdoch attended Quartz Hill High School located in Los Angeles County, California. Later on, he went ahead to join Antelope Valley College. in the year 1992. Later on, by the year 1995, he was attending the University of Nebraska at Kearney, where he studied to become a teacher. While in college, he was playing college football. He, unfortunately, ended his career in football after surgery to remove a ruptured appendix severed nerve endings in his leg. This is because the surgery left him with a permanent limp.
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Profession
Murdoch works with the FNC team where he serves the station as a contributor. Additionally, he is a professional wrestler and a former college football player. This is in addition to being an actor, and entertainer. He brings his sharp wit and wry sense of humor to his commentary on various Fox News programs.
He has experienced both a rough and unpredictable childhood while bouncing around foster homes at an early age. As he was getting older, due to his body shape and size, he would get jobs in security which later led to him joining Hip Hop superstar Snoop Dogg’s security team.
The year 2006 saw him make his pro-wrestling debut with the WWE. By the year 2014, he had adopted the ring name Tyrus for Total Impact Wrestling. A year later on, he called out Greg Gutfeld on Twitter, It is at this point that he began a friendship and the rest is history. Additionally, he has been making appearances on Gutfeld’s programs ever since. This is in addition to contributing to various Fox News Channel hit programs which include Fox and Friends, The Daily Briefing, Outnumbered, and The Five.
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Income
Murdoch receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
George ‘Tyrus’ Murdoch Net Worth
Through Murdoch’s career as a Wrestler/Contributor/Author/Actor/Entertainer, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1million and $5 million.
Tyrus’s Sexual harassment allegation
The year 2019 saw Tyrus’s co-host Britt McHenry accuse him of sexual harassment after he allegedly sent her a series of lewd text messages. According to the Fox News team, the matter was investigated and resolved. However, on the 10th of December 2019, Britt filed a sexual harassment suit against Fox News and Murdoch. She claimed that she lost the phone containing text messages which she states are central to her claims.
Where is Tyrus from Fox News from?
He is a former wrestler who was working with the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) where he is the current NWA World Television Champion. Additionally, he was also working with the WWE(World Wrestling Entertainment.
George ‘Tyrus’ MurdochTwitter and Instagram
Murdoch is active on his social media accounts. He has about 471,990 followers on his Twitter account and around 206,895 followers on his Instagram account.