|Source Of Wealth
|13th January 1996
|Tyler Henry Koelewyn
|5ft 10in (178cm)
He claims to have had his first psychic experience at the age of just 10 years old and has used his abilities to bring comfort and closure to thousands of people across the world since he was a teenager.
Now, he delivers entertainment to the masses while doing televised psychic readings. Keep reading to find out more about Tyler Henry and his net worth.
Who Is Tyler Henry?
Tyler Henry is the star of the Netflix series Life after Death with Tyler Henry and one of the world's most highly acclaimed mediums.
His parents are Theresa and David G. Koelewyn, who've been together since they were 15 years old and are still happily married.
His mum is often seen ferrying Tyler between appointments and also works with him delivering food to the needy for Project Angel Food. His father prefers to stay out of the limelight, focused on his tiling business.
The Early Years
Tyler was born on 24 January 1996 and grew up in the town of Hanford in California.
He attended Sierra Pacific High School before opting for homeschooling. He has often hinted that the reason for this was bullying from other students due to his clairvoyant abilities.
Tyler's first intuitive experience was when he awoke from a dream convinced his grandmother was about to die, only for her to pass away moments later. Since then, he has focused on refining his abilities in the hopes of delivering much-needed words of comfort to the bereaved from their loved ones on the other side.
He completed his high school studies at the age of 16 and chose to pursue a career as a hospice nurse. While studying, Tyler continued with his work by offering private readings at a local bookstore for $40 a piece.
When he was 18, Henry suffered from a ministroke due to a brain cyst. As a result, he is reluctant to drive, which explains why his mom plays chauffeur in all his shows.
Eerily, Tyler consulted with a medium while he was still at school, and she predicted that he would create a career out of TV appearances by the age of 19 and fulfill his life's purpose by writing books and helping people find closure.
While Tyler's early efforts centered on working with people in his hometown, he is now focused on mass broadcasts of his readings, publishing books, and performing at shows and events.
Apart from his talents, Tyler Henry's charming, boyish demeanor, and warm manner have made him one of the most appealing showmen in the realm of supernatural readings.
Tyler Henry Career Highlights
Word spread about his bookstore readings, and he made his first televised appearance when after an invitation to appear on Keeping Up With the Kardashians in 2015.
Shortly afterward, E! TV approached him about creating a series featuring readings for more high-profile personalities. The first episode of Hollywood Medium aired in March 2016.
The show ran for four seasons, ending in 2019. During that time, he interviewed forty high-profile TV, movie, and sports stars as well as famous musicians.
His stand-out resume also includes appearances on numerous other TV shows, including:
- The Talk
- The View
- The Ellen DeGeneres Show
- The Doctors
- Last Call with Carson Daly
- Entertainment Tonight
When the show ended, Netflix signed him for a series, entitled Life After Death with Tyler Henry, which commenced in March 2022. In this series, Tyler does readings for ordinary people and also helps solve a mystery involving his grandmother on his mother's side.
There are nine episodes in Season 1 of Life After Death with Tyler Henry, and Netflix has not disclosed whether there will be a second season. The show is performing exceptionally well, so it's likely we'll see another season in the new year.
During his short career, Tyler has won fans across the globe, with people clamoring for private readings. His waiting list ordinarily includes around 300,000 people.
Due to this high demand, Tyler realized he could reach more people by diversifying his offering. In his first book, Between Two Worlds, he discusses his journey of discovering his connection with the spiritual realm and his eventual acceptance of it.
His second book, entitled Here and Hereafter, talks about insights gleaned from his communications with the departed.
He shares the stories of readings that have affected his life and the overwhelming responsibility he feels toward every client.
Now, he's expanded his offering to include a live show, called Life Lessons I’ve Learned from the Departed, which highlights how his work has led him to live a richer, happier and better life. A few lucky audience members get to enjoy live readings during these shows.
He's amassed a small fortune from these TV shows, best-selling books, and live appearances.
Tyler Henry's Net Worth
Thanks to his efforts, Tyler Henry is currently worth around $5 million, and he earns about $500,000 annually. His major source of wealth is the series Hollywood Medium.
He also performs two to three readings per day when he's not busy filming or touring. You don't need celebrity status to book a reading with Tyler, anyone can request one via his website.
It's unknown how much Tyler charges for a private reading, but his books cost between $14.99 and $23.49. Tickets to one of his live performances start at $51 and upward, depending on the venue and location of the seat.
He recently acquired a $2 million log home retreat in Topanga, California, where he lives with his partner.
Tyler Henry Relationship Status
Tyler is openly gay and proud of it. His partner is Clint Goodwin, a professional photographer.
The story of their meeting is as charming and true to Tyler's brand as possible. Tyler claims that while he was doing a reading for Clint's mother, his deceased grandfather contacted him to suggest the couple meet.
Tyler says Goodwin's grandfather kept coming through during the readings, and he took this as a sign that he should meet with the young man. Five years ago, he duly set up an appointment and the two have been an item ever since.
The couple lives together in Los Angeles with their dogs, Nanci and Pearl. When they're hanging out together at home, some of Clint's relatives still send messages to him via Tyler.
It's extremely difficult for Tyler to switch off from work after hours since he can receive messages from the other side at any time.
Highlights of Tyler Henry's Readings
Tyler Henry's favorite reading was with Ru Paul, who he's always admired. Tyler says he almost fainted when he came face to face with the star of Ru Paul's Drag Race on his show.
During the meeting, Tyler connected with Ru Paul's parents. Afterward, he and Ru Paul spent time admiring the star's wardrobe and making chocolate.
Tyler has also done readings for almost all the Kardashians and encouraged Khloé to embrace her fledgling psychic abilities. He also predicted that Tristan would cheat on Kylie Jenner with someone who's like a sister to her, aka her roommate, Jordyn Woods.
He also enjoyed spending time with La Toya Jackson, especially when her brother Michael came through on this occasion. A lot of the details unearthed on this show never aired due to the high profiles of these celebrities and the intensely personal nature of the revelations.
His dream client is Tonya Harding, who he hasn't had the privilege of meeting yet. Tyler feels that the sports star has endured extraordinary events in her life and could benefit from the healing brought about by one of his readings.
Interesting Facts and FAQs About Tyler Henry
Like all of us, Tyler Henry has his quirks and preferences in daily life. These are some of the things people want to know about him.
He likes to start his day with a half hour of meditation, but not before he's enjoyed a strong cup of coffee. He needs the caffeine after staying awake into the wee hours channeling his inspiration.
If he does end up in a bar, he orders sparkling water unless he's feeling adventurous. In these instances, he'll add a side of fries to his order.
He's a vegetarian and a carbohydrate lover, listing French fries and pasta among his favorite foods. He loves plain cheese pizza, too.
We can all relate to his dislike of people who stop in the middle of the aisle at supermarkets, leaving no room for anyone to pass by.
He's often mistaken for McCauley Culkin by fans who've forgotten that it's been thirty years since Home Alone came out. Less often, people mistake him for Dylan Minette.
Tyler Henry Detractors
Every superstar has those who disagree with what they do. Some people consider Tyler Henry an actor, implying that there's no way he couldn't know anything about his guests beforehand.
They also point out that he refers makes obvious assumptions about his subjects and leads them into answering questions themselves. His technique of asking for clients to bring an object along may also provide further clues that guide his readings.
Tyler Henry is well-known for his habit of scribbling during a psychic reading and some say that he is making notes about clues he notices while speaking to his clients.
Despite these accusations, Tyler's producers insist he has no prior knowledge of who will appear on his next show. Insiders have let on that each guest has a code name to maintain secrecy and so there is no way Tyler could do any background research before the show.
The show's executive producer, Michael Corbett is a firm believer in Tyler's abilities after receiving a reading from him. It was this occasion that inspired Corbett to produce Hollywood Medium.
The fact remains that there is no way to test anyone's psychic abilities and, as such, Tyler has declined invitations to undertake further investigation into his talents.
His career hasn't been without its mishaps, such as stifling the urge to laugh awkwardly at inopportune moments. In an interview with Carole Radziwill, he claims to have no idea who she is as he doesn't watch TV.
For some, this implies that he knew she was on TV, however, since the incident occurred on an episode of Hollywood Medium, this could easily be a reasonable assumption by Tyler.
Others criticize his few references to medical conditions, claiming them unlawful and dangerous. They say his prediction of Alan Thicke's demise was a lucky guess based on the star's family history of heart issues.
Then there are those who question why he doesn't warn people of scandals or disasters about to befall them or use his talents to invest in the markets.
Those who've been for readings with Tyler disagree, including several who've engaged with him from a cynical perspective. He embraces skepticism and takes great delight in seeing people change their minds about him.
Besides, if his work makes them feel better and find the closure they need, they're getting their money's worth.
Cashing in on Unique Talents
Whether you're a fan of Tyler Henry or not, there's no denying that he's made the most of his gifts. His success hasn't been without hard work though.
Constant filming, shrugging off detractors and dealing with temperamental Hollywood personalities isn't easy, but he carries it off with a humble, smiling attitude.
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