Cillian Murphy Wiki Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth & Career

Read Time:3 Minute, 7 Second

Cillian Murphy Wiki Biography: – Cillian Murphy is a popular Irish actor, singer, pianist, and songwriter.

 He initially started his performing career as a lead singer, pianist, and songwriter of a rock band titled “The sons of Mr. Green Genes”. In the late 1990s, he turned down a record deal and then started stage acting in short and independent films. He has featured in many films throughout his career starting from the drama named Disco Pigs in 2001.

Murphy is quite popular on Social Media Platforms. He has around 4.9M followers on Instagram and over 785K followers on Facebook. He also has many Twitter followers.

Also Read:- Johnny Depp Wiki Biography

Real Name Cillian Murphy
Nick Name Cillian
Date Of Birth 25 May 1976
Birth Place Douglas, Cork
Religion Atheist
Horoscope Gemini
Nationality English
Career Start 1990
Profession Actor, singer, pianist, and songwriter

Cillian Murphy Wiki Biography


  • He started his career in late 1990 by acting on stage in short and independent films.
  • Then in 2001, he got his first notable role in the film include Darren in the drama Disco Pigs
  • 28 days later in 2002, he acted as Jim in a zombie movie.
  • After this, in 2003 he got the role of John in the dark comedy Intermission.
  • Again in 2005, he acted as Jackson Rippner in the action thriller “Red Eye”.
  • For his performance in the film “Breakfast on Pluto” in 2005 Cillian was also nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a musical or comedy.
  • He is also known for collaborating with British-American film director Christopher Nolan and portrayed the Scarecrow in the Dark Knight Trilogy of superhero films (2005-2012)

Cillian Murphy’s Age, Height, Weight

He is 45 Years old. His height is 5 feet 7 inches and his weight is 70 Kgs. Murphy’s eye and hair colors are Blue and Light Brown respectively.

Age 45
Height In Feet & Inches:- 5’7’’
In Centimetres:- 175 cm
Weight In Kgs: – 70 Kgs.
In Pounds:- 155 lbs
Body Measurements Not Known
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Light Brown

Cillian Murphy Family

Cillian was born on 25 May 1976 in Douglas Suburb of Cork. The name of his father is not known to the media but his mother’s name is Brendan Murphy who is a French teacher. Murphy also has 3 younger siblings.

He also has a younger brother named Paidi Murphy who is an Irish manager and a celebrity brother. He is also a TV actor. His sister’s name is Orla Murphy and the other sister’s name is Sile Murphy. He also has two children named Malachy Murphy and Aran Murphy.

Father Name Not Known
Mother Name Brendan Murphy
Sibling Paidi Murphy (Younger Brother)
Sile Murphy (Sister) Orla Murphy (Sister)

Married Life & Wife

Murphy is married. His wife’s name is Yvonne McGuinness who is an Irish visual artist.

Marital Status Married
Wife Yvonne McGuinness

Some Interesting Facts About Cillian Murphy

  • Cillian lives an incredibly private life.
  • When he switched from being Thomas Shelby, he faced a very hard time.
  • He is an Irish-born boy and right now he is living in Dublin.
  • He only does the selective roles in movies.
  • Murphy also used to play guitar in a band named Sons of Mr. Greengenes before becoming an actor.
  • He also gave the audition for the role of Batman in Batman Begins.

Favorite Things

  • His first favorite film is Scarecrow.
  • His first favorite book is The Ginger Man by J.P.Donleavy.
  • He loves to listen to the music Late Night Tales.
  • He also loves dancing and singing.

Social Media

Cillian Murphy’s Net Worth

Murphy has a net worth of around $20 Million and the major source of his income is from movies.

Net Worth USD 20 Million
Earnings in 2020 Not Known
Income Source  Movies
Salary Not Known
Cars Not Known
Houses He lives in Dublin
Hobbies, Interests

Murphy is very much fond of playing games. He also loves to write and listen to music as well.

Hobbies Singing, writing, listening to music, and playing games
Food Not known
Music Late Night Tales
Sports Football
0 %
0 %
0 %
0 %
0 %
0 %

Average Rating

5 Star
4 Star
3 Star
2 Star
1 Star

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Previous post Nick Cannon: US comedian announces death of five-month-old son
Next post Billy Connolly on dealing with Parkinson’s disease: Comedian says he