Chad Michael Murray is an American actor, spokesperson, writer and former fashion model. He is best known for playing Lucas Scott in The WB/CW drama series One Tree Hill a recurring role as Tristan Dugray on The WB/CW series Gilmore Girls. He portrayed Edgar Evernever on The CW show Riverdale.

Birth Name

Chad Michael Murray


CMM, Chad Murray


Actor, Model, Spokesperson, Writer



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Chad Michael Murray was born on the 24th of August 1981, in Buffalo, New York, United States.


He’s currently 38 years old.

Sun Sign




Chad has English, Irish, Polish, German and Swiss-German ancestry.




Chad attended Clarence High School in Clarence, New York.

Family Details

  • Father – Rex Murray (Air Traffic Controller)
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – Shannon Victoria Murray (Younger Sister), Brandon Murray (Younger Brother), Rex Murray (Younger Brother), Nick Murray (Younger Brother), Tyler Murray (Younger Half-Brother)

Marital Status



Girlfriend / Spouse

Chad Michael Murray has dated –

  • Sophia Bush (2003-2005) – In 2003, after meeting Sophia Bush on the set of One Tree Hill, Chad started dating her in that year. The couple liked each other’s company so much that they decided to get engaged in May 2004. They married on April 16, 2005 in Santa Monica, California. But, they separated only after five months of their marriage in September 2005. She filed for divorce seeking an annulment. Their divorce was finalised in December 2006.
  • Kenzie Dalton (2005-2013) – In December 2005, Chad commenced dating actress  Kenzie Dalton. He also met her on the set of One Tree Hill for the first time just like Sophia Bush. After dating for couple of months, the couple got engaged in April 2006. The engagement came to an end in August 2013, after 7 long years.
  • Nicky Whelan (2013-2014) – In September 2013,  Chad started dating Australian actress, Nicky Whelan after they met on the set of Left Behind (2014). The duo split in April 2014 after dating for about half a year.

  • Sarah Roemer (2014-Present) – In 2014, Chad then started dating Chosen co-star Sarah Roemer. They announced their marriage in January 2015. In 31 May 2015, the couple welcomed their first child a son.

Physical Statistics

  • In feet – 6 feet 0 inches
  • In centimeters – 183 cm
  • In meters – 1.83 m


  • In Kilograms – 83 kg
  • In Pounds – 183 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 41–13–33
  • Chest – 41 in or 104 cm
  • Arms / Biceps – 13 in or 33 cm
  • Waist – 33 in or 84 cm

Body Build


Eye Color


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Professional Statistics

Famous For

Chad is best known for playing Lucas Scott in The WB/CW drama series One Tree Hill. The series earned Murray numerous awards, including two Teen Choice Awards and spawned a book series.

Film Debut

In 2001, Chad made his first film appearance by playing the role of David Alexander in the science fiction-adventure film, Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 directed by Brian Trenchard-Smith.

Television Debut

In 20090, Chad made his first acting role in television by appearing as Dan in the television anthology series, Undressed which was aired on MTV.

Chad Michael Murray Favorites

  • Favorite ActorJohnny Depp
  • Favorite ActressJulia Roberts
  • Favorite Movie – Fight Club (1999)
  • Favorite TV Show – NFL Primetime
  • Favorite Cartoon – The Simpsons
  • Favorite Book – Catcher in the Rye (By J.D. Salinger)
  • Favorite Musicians – Incubus, Pete Murray, Dave Matthews Band
  • Favorite Football Team – Buffalo Bills
  • Favorite Color – Black
  • Favorite Food – Fast Food

Chad Michael Murray Net worth

Chad Michael Murray has an estimated net worth of $12 million dollars as of 2020.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Chad Michael Murray

  • When he was actively playing football during school time, he got an injury in the stomach and had to undergo a resection of his small intestine.
  • Chad moved to Hollywood where he supported himself modeling for such clients as Skechers, Tommy Hilfiger and Gucci.
  • Chad appeared in the television film, The Lone Ranger where he portrayed the role of Luke Hartman.
  • In 2001, Chad portrayed the role of Charlie Todd on the successful television series, Dawson’s Creek.
  • In 2003, Chad appeared in television film, Aftermath: A Long Way Home in which he played the role of Sean.
  • In 2004, he starred in the romantic comedy A Cinderella Story with Hilary Duff.
  • In 2005, Chad starred in slasher film, House of Wax directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and written by Charles Belden.
  • In 2013, he appeared in biographical drama film, Fruitvale Station written and directed by Ryan Coogler.
  • In August 2014, he was cast in a featured role as Agent Jack Thompson for Marvel’s television series, Agent Carter.
  • In 2018, Chad played the role as Brett Beauchamps in the television drama film, The Beach House directed by Roger Spottiswoode.
  • In 8 February 2019, Chad was cast in a recurring role as Edgar Evernever on The CW drama series, Riverdale.


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