Tay Strathairn is an actor and musician, who is well-known as the ex-husband of American actress Grace Gummer. Also, he is an entrepreneur, singer & songwriter.

Picture of Tay Strathairn
Caption: Picture of Tay Strathairn (Photo: Pinterest)

Who is Tay Strathairn Parents?

He is the son of parents David Strathairn and Logan Goodman. In New York, USA, Tay Strathairn was born on October 31, 1980, with the birth sign Scorpio. His father David, also an American actor, who gained popularity in the 80s and the 90s performing in movies like The Brother from Another Planet, Matewan, Return of the Secaucus 7, Limbo, City of Hope, Eight Men Out, & so on. Strathairn's mother Goodman, a registered nurse.

Having American nationality, Tay is of mixed (English, Scottish, Irish, and Portuguese) ethnicity. Also, he has a sibling brother Ebbe Strathairn. With his family, he spent his childhood days in New York. Well, details of his educational background remain hidden but surely, he is a well-educated man. 


From an early age, Tay loved music. He followed in the footsteps of his Academy Award-nominated father David. As per reports, he began his acting career in a John Sayles movie. Working as a child artist, Tay has appeared in two Sayles films, Eight Men Out and Lone Star. He appeared in ‘Julie and Julia’ which remains his acting work in the year 2009. Likewise, Tay started playing the piano at a young age. 

Picture of Tay Strathairn playing piano
Caption: Picture of Tay Strathairn playing piano (Photo: getty images)

In the year 2009, he began playing in the band, ‘Dawes’ and continued there until 2015. After that, Strathairn joined another band called ‘Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros’. In Tay's musical career, he has worked on five albums such as Up from Below’, ‘North Hills’, ‘Nothing is Wrong’, ‘Stories Don’t End’, ‘Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes’, and ‘Live in No Particular Order.

What is Tay Strathairn's Net Worth?

As per reports, Tay Strathairn's net worth is estimated between $1 Million to $5 Million. Out of his professional career, he makes a hefty sum of money out of his professional career. He has been working as an actor and musician. Also, he is an entrepreneur. 

Tay Strathairn sitting inside the car with his band member
Caption: Tay Strathairn sitting inside the car with his band member (Photo: keranews)

Likewise, he has earned money from his many successful songs. As per reports, the average salary of an actor is approximately $43,760 in the United States. However, he is earning more than the average salary due to his years of experience. Also, he is lavish a lavish life as well.

Who is Tay Strathairn Wife? 

Tay Strathairn doesn't have a wife but was a married man in the past. He tied the wedding knot with his wife Grace Gummer. As per reports, Tay met with Gummer in 1993. However, they began dating in the year 2017. Eventually, they got married secretly on July 10, 2019, after dating for a long time. Gummer is an actress, who rose to popularity for her works in the 2011 Broadway revival of ‘Arcadia’, roles in ‘The Newsroom’, ‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’, ‘Mr. Robot’, and many more.

Picture of Tay Strathairn attached with his ex-wife Grace Gummer
Caption: Picture of Tay Strathairn attached with his ex-wife Grace Gummer (Photo: etcanada)

Sadly, the duo's marriage only lasted 42 days. As per reports, they officially got divorced on August 21, 2019, after five months of court proceedings. However, the duo didn't disclose any details about their divorce. Actually, Grace filed for divorce from Strathairn on March 23, 2020. Also, Tay didn't have any kids shared out of his professional career. Likewise, he is tight-lipped about his current relationship status.

What is the Height of Tay Strathairn?

Tay Strathairn has a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.77 m tall. While his body weighs around 65 kg or 143 pounds. Likewise, he has light brown hair color with gorgeous hazel eyes color. Tay has one dark tooth in the front.