Cillian Murphy Height Weight Age Net Worth

Cillian Murphy

Cillian Murphy
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Birth Date

May 25, 1976


46 years old



Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 7¾ in | 172 cm

Net Worth

$20 Million


70 kg | 154 lbs


38 in | 96.5 cm

Shoe size

10 US | 43.5 EU


31 in | 79 cm

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Cillian Murphy was born in Blackrock, County Cork, Ireland, on May 25, 1976, is an Irish actor.

Young Cillian Murphy first started performing as a rock musician in several bands with his brother, Páidi.

He started acting during his years of college in the UCC Drama Society's amateur productions.

He began his professional acting career on stage in a play "Disco Pigs" (1996) in role as Cork teenager.

He got his television debut in BBC serial The Way We Live Now (2001) in role as Paul Montague.

He made his screen debut in short movie Quando (1997) in role as Pat.

He landed his big screen debut in Irish crime drama film Sweety Barrett (1998) in role as Pat the Barman.

Cillian's breakthrough performance came as Jim in post-apocalyptic horror film 28 Days Later (2002).

He made his directorial debut with a music video for Money "Hold Me Forever" (2013).

Cillian Murphy Height and Weight

How tall is Cillian Murphy and what is his weight? Cillian Murphy's height is 5' 7¾" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 172 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 154 іn pоunds or 70 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Cillian Murphy Age

Cillian Murphy is 46 years old.

Cillian Murphy Net Worth

Cillian Murphy net worth is around 20 million dollars.

Best Movies

He played Dr. Jonathan Crane / Scarecrow in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Trilogy:

Batman Begins (2005)

The Dark Knight (2008)

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his performance as Patrick / Patricia "Kitten" Braden in comedy drama movie Breakfast on Pluto (2005).

He won the Empire Award for Best Newcomer for his role as Jim in post-apocalyptic horror film 28 Days Later (2002).

Intermission (2003) black comedy crime with Colin Farrell and Kelly Macdonald

Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003) romantic drama opposite Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth

Cold Mountain (2003) drama romance opposite Nicole Kidman, Jude Law and Renée Zellweger

He was nominated for the Irish Film & Television Award for Best Actor in a Lead Role – Film for his role as Jackson Rippner in psychological thriller movie Red Eye (2005).

The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006) drama with Liam Cunningham and Pádraic Delaney

The Edge of Love (2008) biographical romantic drama with Keira Knightley and Sienna Miller

Peacock (2010) psychological thrille with Susan Sarandon, Ellen Page and Bill Pullman

Inception (2010) science fiction action with Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tom Hardy

Retreat (2011) horror thriller opposite Thandie Newton and Jamie Bell

In Time (2011) dystopian science fiction action thriller opposite Amanda Seyfried, Olivia Wilde and Justin Timberlake

Red Lights (2012) thriller drama with Sigourney Weaver and Robert De Niro

He was nominated for the British Independent Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Mike Kiernan in coming-of-age drama movie Broken (2012).

Aloft (2014) drama opposite Jennifer Connelly and Mélanie Laurent

Transcendence (2014) science fiction thriller with Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall and Morgan Freeman

In the Heart of the Sea (2015) adventure drama with Chris Hemsworth and Tom Holland

Sunshine (2007) science fiction thriller directed by Danny Boyle

He was nominated for the Czech Lion Award for Best Actor in Leading Role for his role as Jozef Gabčík in epic war film Anthropoid (2016).

Dunkirk (2017) drama thriller directed by Christopher Nolan

Anna (2019) action thriller in role as Leonard Miller, opposite Sasha Luss, Helen Mirren and Luke Evans

A Quiet Place: Part II (2021) horror in role as Emmett, with Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds and Noah Jupe

Best TV Shows

He won two Irish Film and Television Awards for Best Actor – Drama for his role as Thomas Shelby in British crime drama television series Peaky Blinders (2013–2022).


Attended the Catholic secondary school Presentation Brothers College in Cork, Ireland.

Studied law at University College Cork (UCC) in 1996.

Has a younger brother, Páidi and two younger sisters, Sile and Orla.

He began playing music and writing songs at the age of 10.

Fan of Doctor Who (1963).

Friends with Colin Farrell and Liam Neeson.

He is a vegetarian.

Fluent in English, French, Gaelic and Irish.

Featured in music video for Fionn Regan "The Meetings Of The Waters" (2017).

Lives in Monkstown, County Dublin.


He married Yvonne McGuinness in 2004, they have two sons, Malachy and Carrick.

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