Sherman Hemsley is a well known actor of stage, screen and television with a net worth of $3 million. Sherman Hemsley earned his net worth through years on television sitcoms, his acting roles in films, as well as a voice actor in animated TV show. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the U.S.A. On July 24th 2012, Sherman Hemsley died at his home in El Paso Texas of what appears to be natural causes. Sherman Hemsley was 74 years old and was most famous for his role as George Jefferson on The Jeffersons. He also appeared on All in the Family which was the precursor to The Jeffersons. The Jeffersons ran for 11 seasons on CBS, producing 253 episodes.