A successful actor from Ireland, Cillian Murphy has been performing for over two decades. He has won many awards and is best known for the films ‘Inception’, ‘Peacock’, ‘The Wind that Shakes the Barley’, ‘The Dark Knight’, ‘The Edge of Love’, and ‘Sunshine’. The actor has also done many television roles. Let’s find out more about how much is the net worth of Cillian Murphy in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Cillian Murphy was born in May 1976, in County Cork, Ireland. His father used to work in the Irish Department of Education, and his mother was a teacher of French. He grew up in Cork, Ireland. His siblings are Paidi, Sile, and Oria Murphy. He is a Roman Catholic.
He went to a Catholic Secondary School and has also been to the Presentation Brothers College. He used to perform in theatres when he was still in secondary school. In his teenager, he was also a musician. Later, he went to University College Cork to study law.
In 2004, Cillian Murphy got married to Yvonne McGuinness. The couple married after dating each other for many years. They have two sons named Aran and Malachy. The actor was a vegetarian for many years. He has appeared in the list of best-dressed man by GQ.
Career, Award & Nominations
In 1996, Cillian Murphy appeared in the theatre production of ‘Disco Pigs’. His other theatre credits include ‘Ballyturk’, ‘The Shape of Things’, ‘Juno and the Paycock’, ‘The Country Boy’, ‘The Playboy of the Western World’, ‘Much Ado About Nothing’, and ‘The Seagull’.
In films, Murphy was first seen in ‘Quando’ in 1997. The other acting roles of the actor include ‘Sunburn’, ‘The Trench’, ‘On the Edge’, ‘Disco Pigs’, ‘Cold Mountain’, ‘Batman Begins’, ‘The Wind that Shakes the Sky’, and ‘The Edge of Love’. The actor has won many awards including the Irish Film and Television Award, Drama Desk Award, and Irish Times Theatre Award.
He has also received nominations for the Saturn Award, Satellite Award, MTV Movie Award, and Golden Globe Award. In television, Murphy appeared in ‘The Way We Live Now’ in 2001. He has been appearing in ‘Peaky Blinders’ as Thomas Shelby since 2013. He was also the narrator of ‘Atlantic: The Wildest Ocean on Earth’ in 2015.
Net Worth & Earnings
An actor who has been conferred with many awards must have got good money. He is a very talented actor who has appeared in films, television, and theatre and has got a net worth of over $18 million. He has also lent his voice in a video game in 2005. In addition to this, he has appeared in many music videos by various artists like Paul Hartnoll, Fion Regan, and The Frank and the Walters.
Cillian Murphy is an influential person who started his career very young. He has got many fans across the world and has also enthralled the audience in the United States. We could expect to see a lot from this Irish actor as he is very talented.