Thrived as an actor and comedian for almost two and a half-decade of his life, Tony Hale has a handful of things that brings immense joy to him. The actor has inclined his career to the height of success and has a loving wife and daughter as a blessing.

Do you know that Tony has been married for more than 16 years? Here’s an insight into Tony Hale’s long and strong marriage!

Tony Hale’ Family Life: Wife & Daughter

The HBO’s Veep star Tony Hale, age 49, is lucky in love. He got married to his girlfriend, Martel Thompson, in May 2003. Martel is the Emmy Award-winning makeup artist.

Tony is relishing a blissful and strong married life even after 16 years of exchanging the wedding vows. The husband-wife duo shares a special relationship with each other.

Tony Hale with his wife, Martel Thompson, and daughter, Loy Ann, in 2013. (Photo Credit:

During an interview with US Weekly at the Los Angeles premiere of Toy Story 4 on 11 June 2019, Tony revealed how he and his wife make their relationship strong and lively. He said,

“She is my lifeline. It’s such a special relationship. … We are here for each other.”

Relating their relationship to the Pixar film, he stated,

“I think this is a movie where you see these characters really [there] for each other, [living] life together. We’re not meant to do this by ourselves. And that’s how I see my marriage.”

Tony and his wife have one child- daughter Loy Ann. Loy is currently 13 years old. He loves spending time with his wife and daughter during his spare time. Tony also loves going to the Mall with his teenage daughter.

The family of three currently resides in Los Angeles.

Earnings And Net Worth

Without a doubt, Tony has been mustering a whopping salary from his acting career. The two-time Emmy-winning “Veep” and “Arrested Development” star, Tony Hale, has accumulated an amazing net worth of $9 million.

Tony, who stands tall at the height of 6 feet ½ inches (1.85 m), began his acting career in the year 1997. Active as an actor and comedian for more than two decades, Tony has a handful of acting credits under his name.

He is popular for portraying the character of Gary Walsh in the HBO comedy Veep form 2012 to 2019. For the portrayal of Gary Walsh, he received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series in the year 2013 and 2015. Similarly, he is known for appearing as Buster Bluth in Arrested Development.

Most recently, Tony provided his voice for Forky in Toy Story 4 and Mime in The Angry Birds Movie 2. He also appeared in A Series of Unfortunate Events, Mickey and the Roadster Racers, Harley Quinn, Star vs. the Forces of Evil, RuPaul's Drag Race, and Amphibia.


Born on 30 September 1970, Tony grew up in Tallahassee, Florida. He attended Samford University for his education from where he received a degree in Journalism in 1992. Two years later, he graduated from the School of Communication and the Arts at Regent University in Virginia in 1994. Later, he learned acting from a New York City theatre company called The Barrow Group.

Talking about his parents, he was born to father Mike Hale and mother, Rita. His father served in the military and also taught nuclear and atomic physics. Likewise, his mother worked as a staff assistant to State Representative Kathy Ashe.