Jim Lampley Bio Uncovers Married Life, Wife, Daughter, Arrest, Net Worth

By Sumitra Khadka | Published On: 06 Feb, 2020
Jim Lampley Bio Uncovers Married Life, Wife, Daughter, Arrest, Net Worth

Jim Lampley is an American boxing commentator and works for HBO Sports.

Additionally, he is also an actor and film producer, known for his works in Rocky Balboa (2006), Ocean's Eleven (2001) and BASEketball (1998).

Bio- Age, Height

Jim Lampley was born on 8 April 1949, North Carolina, USA. He stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.77 m).

Married To Event Planner Wife Now

Jim has been married to his fourth wife, Debra Schuss, since August 2012. Debra is a seasoned event planner.


Jim Lampley with his wife at the Ziegfeld Theater on 16 December 2013 in New York City (Photo:

Together, the husband-wife duo resides in a renovated bachelor pad since 2012.

Jim’s Unsuccessful Married Life 

Jim was previously married to three women before getting into a marital relationship with Debra. His first wife was Linda Sharon Lee. The former couple got married on 29 August 1970 and separated in 1977.

Later, he tied the knot to Joanne Faith Mallis on 8 April 1979. But, on 2 January 1990, Jim ended his marital relationship with her.

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Subsequently, in April 1990, Jim married his third wife, Bree Walker- an American TV personality and actress. His relationship with Bree also didn’t work out, and the two divorced in 1999.

Children Of Jim Lampley

Jim has a son named Andrea Layne Walker, born on 12 August 1988, from his marriage with Bree. Apart from son, he has got two daughters named Brooke Mallis Lampley and Victoria Lampley from his second wife, Joanne. Both of his daughters are adults now and married.

Brooke got married to Christopher Papagianis in November 2010 at Nassau, the Bahamas. Likewise, Victoria tied the wedding knot to Michael Berens in February 2016 at hotel Dunmore. 

Net Worth Details

The net worth of Jim Lampley is $ 20 million as per Celebrity Net Worth. He accumulated a significant portion of the wealth from his TV career.

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Besides, he also owns a restaurant named Lakota and a production company called Atticus Entertainment. 

Quick Facts About Jim Lampley

  • He starred in the 2006 movie, Rocky Balboa.
  • In the film Blades of Glory (2007), he  played the role of an anchor.
  • In 1987, he got a broadcasting job at CBS.
  • He was arrested in 2007 from his girlfriend's home in Encinitas, California, on accusations of domestic violence.
  • He is the winner of four Sports Emmy Awards.
  • He also enlisted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota.
  • In 1974, for the first time, he came on the national television.