Henry Cavill is one of the few young British actors who are superstars in the Hollywood movie industry today.
Although Henry Cavill began his acting career with small roles in feature films and later made a move to the British television industry however today he is considered to by the iconic Superman, which he has portrayed in 3 DC Universe movies.
Apart from being a successful actor, Henry Cavill is also one of the most popular global celebrities and has ranked high in numerous polls for the most attractive men in the world.
Besides being a celebrated actor, Henry Cavill is also involved in charity and supports numerous organizations, including the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust and to The Royal Marine Charity.
About Henry Cavill
|Real Name||Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill|
|Nickname||Hank, Henners & Most Dashing Duke|
|Date of Birth||5th May 1983|
|Place of Birth||St. Helier (Channel Islands)|
|Education||Graduated from Stowe School (Buckinghamshire)|
|Height||6 ft 1"
(185 cm) approximately
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
Family & Relationships
|Net Worth||INR 143,00,00,000
(USD 20 Million)
|Famous for||MOVIES -
Laguna (2001), The Count of Monte Cristo (2002), I Capture the Castle (2003), Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005), Tristan & Isolde, Red Riding Hood (2006), Stardust (2007), Blood Creek (2009), Immortals (2011), The Cold Light of Day (2012), Man of Steel (2013), The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015), Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016), Justice League (2017), Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Nomis (2018)
Goodbye, Mrs Chips (2002), Midsomer Murders - "The Green Man" (2003), The Tudors (2007-2010)
|First Movie||Laguna (2001)|
|Favorite Actors||Russel Crowe and Mel Gibson|
|Hobbies||Playing video games, working out and practicing Jiu-Jitsu|
Henry Cavill is not only a talented movie actor and worldwide celebrity but he is also considered one of the best-looking men in the world too.
Henry Cavill’s age is 40, as Henry Cavill was born on the 5th of May, 1983 in St. Helier Island, in Jersey. Henry Cavill’s height is around 6 ft 1 inches (185 cm) while Henry Cavill’s weight is around 90 kg (198 lbs). In his spare time, Henry Cavill loves playing video games, working out, practising Jiu-Jitsu and also watches American Football, as part of his hobbies.
Henry Cavill’s father is Colin Cavill, a stockbroker by profession while Henry Cavill’s mother is Marianne Cavill, who works as a secretary in a bank. Although Henry Cavill does not have any sisters, Henry Cavill’s elder brothers include Piers Cavill, Charlie Cavill and Major Niki Richard Dalgliesh Cavill, from the Royal Marine corps as well as younger brother Simon Cavill. Henry Cavill’s ex-girlfriends include Susie Redmond, actress Katie Hurst, stunt performer and ex-fiance Ellan Whitaker, popular American TV actress, Kaley Cuoco, actress Gina Carano, Marisa Gonzalo and Lucy Cork. However, Henry Cavill’s girlfriend currently in actress Tara King.
Thanks to his immense success in the Hollywood movie industry as an actor, Henry Cavill’s net worth is currently estimated around INR 143 crores (20 Million).
As for the recognition for his roles in movies and TV, Henry Cavill’s award-wins include winning the MTV Movie Award for Best Hero for his role in the super hit DC movie ‘Man of Steel’ (2014) and winning the Razzie Award for Worst Screen Combo (shared with Ben Affleck) for another DC movie ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ (2017).
Apart from having won these awards, Henry Cavill has also had 12 award nominations to his credit as well.
Interesting Facts About Henry Cavill
- Although it is not known whether Henry Cavill smokes, but we do know that Henry Cavill drinks alcohol.
- Surprisingly, Henry Cavill was overweight as a kid and was constantly bullied at school, even earning him the nickname ‘Fat Cavill’.
- Henry Cavill is the brand ambassador for the globally popular British perfume brand, Dunhill.
- Henry Cavill is also an efficient gear-head and has restored at least 2 old cars till now.
- Apart from being able to speak in his mother tongue of English, Henry Cavill is also fluent in French, German and Italian.
- If not for an actor, Henry Cavill would have been in the British Armed Forces.
- Henry Cavill loves history, especially learning about the ancient Roman, Greek and Egyptian cultures.
- Henry Cavill is the first and only non-American actor to play Superman in the Hollywood production.
- Henry Cavill loves video games since he was a kid and still plays ‘World of Warcraft’ online, but anonymously.