A native of Missoula, Montana, United States, Jesse Tyler Ferguson is an American actor who is widely known for playing the role of Mitchell Pritchett on ABC sitcom known as Modern Family that helped him to earn the five nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for the Outstanding Supporting Actor in the Comedy Series. Previous to that, he has played the character of Richie Velch in a CBS sitcom called The Class. He has been active in this field since the year 1998 and from that time, he has gained a lot of popularity and a huge numbers of fans following.
He worked mainly in the Off-Broadway as well as Broadway Theatre in the New York City which also includes Tony Award winning the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee in which he originated the character of Leaf Coneybear. On the TV, Jesse was among the large ensemble cast on short lived CBS sitcom called The Class in which he played the role as Richie Velch. His other movies as well as TV credits include Sally Hemings, Ordinary Sinner, Mercury in Retrograde, 8, Red, 2013 Do Something Awards, Untraceable, Griffin and Phoenix, Wonderful World, The Procession, The Class, Web Therapy, Hot in Cleveland, Submissions Only, Modern Family, The Battery’s Down, Do Not Disturb, Project Runway, RuPaul’s Drag Race, Running Wild with Bear Grylls, Comedy Bang! Bang!, Backstage with Disney on Broadway and more.
Moving on to his personal life biography, Jesse Tyler is openly gay. He has already got married and has husband. It was in September of the year 2012 when he made an announcement about his engagement to the lawyer named Justin Mikita who is his boyfriend of nearly a couple of years. His husband Mikita has worked for Mamiya Makita Industries. Later, the pair got married on 20th July of the year 2013 in New York City with the screen writer Tony Jushner officiating at their wedding. He also has got a sister named Kelly and she is also a lesbian. He also has a dog that he has named as Tiger.
Jesse Tyler is a tall guy with the height of 5 feet and 10 inches. He came into this world on 22nd October of the year 1975 which has now made him at the age of 40. He is the son of Anne Ferguson and Robert Ferguson. His parents got divorced when he was at the age of 18. He also has a brother and a sister named as Ben and Kelly. He and his family moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico when he was a young boy. It was there where he was raised up. He decided to become an actor when he was just 8 years old.
After that, he joined Albuquerque Children’s Theater where he was the member for six years. He went to attend the St. Pius X High School where he played Albert Peterson in the Bye Bye Birdie as well as General Bullmoose in Li’l Abner. After completing his high school, he joined the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City. More details about him and his interview can be found in his Instagram and Twitter account.