Cillian Murphy Short Bio
Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor of stage and screen who was born in Douglas but then raised in Ballintemple, two suburbs of Cork. He is the son of wo suburbs of Cork. His father, Brendan, works for the Irish Department of Education, and is a French teacher’s mother. Murphy is Roman Catholic, he has Gemini sun sign and was attended Catholic school Presentation Brothers College where he found interest in acting. He then continued study to University College Cork (UCC), but then dropped in his first year.
Cillian Murphy Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||25 May 1976|
|Age||38 years old|
|Biceps Size||18 Inches|
|Chest size||40 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||32 Inches|
|Height||5 Feet 9 Inches|
|Weight||152 lbs or 69 kg|
Cillian Murphy Career
When in university, Murphy was getting involved to UCC Drama Society’s amateur production of Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme and also played the lead in a UCC Drama production of Little Shop of Horrors. He then expand his career in front of screen by getting a small role in Enda Walsh’s Disco Pigs.He then also appearing in some independent films like s John Carney’s On the Edge. He then also getting a role in BBC television miniseries adaptation of The Way We Live Now. Yet Murphy also starred in many plays such as Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing, Neil LaBute’s The Shape of Things, and Chekhov’s The Seagull. She then gets the role of a soldier in William Boyd’s The Trench in 1999 and gets the wider recognition when portrayed pandemic survivor Jim, in Danny Boyle’s horror film 28 Days Later.
His role gives him nominations for Best Newcomer at the 8th Empire Awards and Breakthrough Male Performance at the 2004 MTV Movie Awards.He then also appearing in with Colin Farrell in Intermission, Hollywood period drama Cold Mountain, Girl with a Pearl Earring with Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth. Murphy gets the wider attention in 2005 when he was appeared in Christopher Nolan’s Batman Begins starred as Dr. Jonathan Crane. He then expand his success by portraying Jackson Rippnerin Wes Craven’s thriller, Red Eye.Again, he makes people impressed when portrayed Patrick/”Kitten” Braden, a transgender in Neil Jordan’s dramedy Breakfast on Pluto. His role gives him nomination for for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy and won the 4th Irish Film and Television Academy Best Actor Award. He then also appearing in The Wind That Shakes the Barley, Sunshine, Watching the Detectives, reprises his role as the Scarecrow in Nolan’s The Dark Knight, and playing entrepreneur Robert Fischer, Jr. in Inception (2010).
He then also starring in Red Lights with Robert De Niro and Sigourney Weaver. He then also reprise his role again as the Scarecrow for the third time in The Dark Knight Rises. He then earned a British Independent Film Award for Best Supporting Actor nomination for his role as Mike in British independent film Broken.In 2013, he was appeared in BBC television series Peaky Blinders. In 2014, he was appeared in Aloft, with Jennifer Connelly, and Transcendence alongside Johnny Depp and Rebecca Hall. Murphy will be starred in Ron Howard’s latest film, The Heart of the Sea with Benjamin Walker and Chris Hemsworth.
Cillian Murphy Controversy
Instead of controversy, Cillian Murphy named as one of notable Irish actor. He even didint drunk and well known best friend with fellow Irish actors Colin Farrell and Liam Neeson.
Cillian Murphy Dating
Cillian Murphy has been dated an Irish visual artist, Yvonne McGuinness for quite long time. The couple then married in mid 2004 and blessed with two children up to now.
Cillian Murphy Net Worth
Cillian Murphy has been raised money since he was quite young. No wonder then today his net worth is about $15 million.