Cillian Murphy Age, Height, Best Movies, Wife & Biography

Cillian Murphy Biography

Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor, best known for Batman Begins (2005), Inception (2010), The Dark Knight Rises (2012) & Netflix series Peaky Blinders (2023). He is regarded as the “Sigma Male” of Meme World. Murphy is in the limelight for playing J. Robert Oppenheimer in Christopher Nolan’s film Oppenheimer (2023). Murphy was born on 25 May 1976 in Douglas, Cork, Ireland. His father, Brendan Murphy, works for the Irish Department of Education, and his mother is a French teacher. Murphy is the elder among three younger siblings, a younger brother Páidi and two younger sisters, Sile and Orla{1}.

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Murphy is married to long-time girlfriend Yvonne McGuinness (m. August 1, 2004 – present). The couple has two sons, born in December 2005 and July 2007 respectively{2}. Murphy’s educational background includes schooling from Presentation Brothers College, Cork & Law education at University College Cork. He failed his first year of Law exams because of “no ambitions to do it”, so he decided not to continue. During this time, Murphy also played guitar in various bands. After leaving university, Murphy joined the Corcadorca Theatre Company in Cork, where he played the lead in “Disco Pigs“.

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Famous As: ▪️ Actor

▪️ Sigma Male

Recent Fame: “Oppenheimer” was released across 3600 screens in North America.

▪️ Reports indicated that over 90,000 tickets had been booked across Indian multiplexes for the film “Oppenheimer” on the opening day.

▪️ A Mumbai theatre sold “Oppenheimer” tickets worth ₹2450 for the film’s opening day in India.

▪️ Nolan’s Oppenheimer generated a revenue of $10.5 million from the premieres.

▪️ Murphy reveals “Oppenheimer” was shot in less than 2 months.

Biography
Real NameCillian Murphy

His first name is pronounced "Kill-ian"
NameCillian Murphy
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Nickname(s)•Cillian
•Sigma

He had been a vegetarian for 12 years before he started eating meat again.
Date Of Birth25 May 1976
Age(as of 2023)47 Years Old
Birth PlaceDouglas, Cork, Ireland
NationalityIrish

Fluent in French, English and Irish.
ReligionChristianity
Zodiac SignGemini
Home TownDouglas, Cork, Ireland
ProfessionActor
Physical Stats & More
Height(approx)In Centimeter- 172 cm
In Meter- 1.72 mt.
In Feet- 5' 7¾''
Weight(approx)In Kg- 65 Kg
In Pound- 143 Lbs
Eye ColourBlue
Hair ColourBrown

•His natural hair color is Brown.
Body ShapeMesomorph
Body Measurement(approx)Chest- 40 inches
Waist- 30 inches
Hips- 13 inches
Family
ParentsFather- Brendan Murphy (school inspector & works for the Irish Department of Education)
Mother- Not Known (French teacher)
SiblingsBrother- Paidy Murphy (a design engineer)
Sisters (2)- •Sile Murphy
•Orla Murphy
WifeYuvonne Mcguinness (an artist)
ChildrensSon- • Malachy Murphy (b. December 2005; weighing 7 pounds and 5 ounces)
• Aran Murphy (b. July 2007)
Murphys-Sons

Both were born in Sweden.
Affairs & More
Marital StatusMarried (m. August 1, 2004 – present)

•Murphy is married to his long-time girlfriend Yuvonne Mcguinness. The two met in 1996 at Murphy's rock band show. They lived in London from 2001 to 2015, before moving to Dublin.
•Proposed while hill-walking in Ireland.
GirlfriendN/A
Education & Qualifications
SchoolPresentation Brothers College
UniversityUniversity College Cork

Joined the Corcadorca Theatre Company in Cork after leaving university.
Educational QualificationsDrop Out (Education in Law)

He failed his first year of Law exams because of "no ambitions to do it", so he decided not to continue.
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorPaul Rudd
Favourite ActressEmma Stone
Favourite Food•Cottage Pie
•Calcannon
Favourite Place•Cork
Hobbies•Shopping
•Travelling
•Horse Riding
Net Worth & Collections
Networth 2023In Rupee- 164 Crores INR (approx.)
In Dollar- $20 Million (approx.)

As per the reports, he made $10 million from the biopic 'OPPENHEIMER'. Above figures are based on Celebrity Networth Reports.
Car•Mercedes S- Class
•Audi A8L
•Audi Q7
•Lexus RX450
•Porsche 911
BikeN/A
Movies, Songs & TV Shows
DebutMovie-Quando(1997)
Television-The Way We Live Now(2001)
Theatre-Disco Pigs(1996–1998)
Video game-Batman Begins(2005)
Music Video-The Water(2001)
Murphys Famous Movies

The only actor to play a villain in all three Batman films from Christopher Nolan.
Movie List(s) •Sunburn (1999)
•The Trench (1999)
•Sweety Barrett (1998)
•On the Edge (2001)
•Disco Pigs (2001)
•How Harry Became a Tree (2001)
•28 Days Later (2002)
•Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
•Cold Mountain (2003)
•Intermission (2003)
•Red Eye (2005)
•Batman Begins (2005)
•Breakfast on Pluto (2005)
•The Wind that Shakes the Barley (2006)
•Sunshine (2007)
•Watching the Detectives (2007)
•The Dark Knight (2008)
•The Edge of Love (2008)
•Inception (2010)
•Peacock (2010)
•Retreat (2011)
•In Time (2011)
•Broken (2012)
•The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
•Red Lights (2012)
•Anna(2019)
•A Quiet Place Part II(2020)
•All of This Unreal Time(2021)
•Kensuke's Kingdom(2023)
•Oppenheimer(2023)
•Small Things Like These(TBA)
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Latest Movie/Show(s)Movies
•A Quiet Place Part II(2020)
•All of This Unreal Time(2021)
•Kensuke's Kingdom(2023)
•Oppenheimer(2023)
•Small Things Like These(TBA)
Television
•Peaky Blinders(2013–2022)
•Atlantic: The Wildest Ocean on Earth(2015)
•The Irish Revolution(2019)
•Fight for First: Excel Esports(2020)
Upcoming Movie(s)Movies
•Small Things Like These(TBA)
Television
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Famous TV Show(s)•The Way We Live Now(2001)
•Peaky Blinders(2013–2022)
•Atlantic: The Wildest Ocean on Earth(2015)
•The Irish Revolution(2019)
•Fight for First: Excel Esports(2020)
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Career Highlights
•In 1996, Murphy made his professional debut in Enda Walsh's play Disco Pigs, for which he later starred in the 2001 film adaptation.
•During 2002, he gained international recognition for his role as a survivor of a zombie outbreak in Danny Boyle's 28 Days Later.
•In the Dark Knight Trilogy, he played the villainous Scarecrow, Robert Fischer in Inception, and a soldier in Dunkirk.
•During the 2005 filming of Neil Jordan's Breakfast on Pluto, he received a Golden Globe nomination for his portrayal of a transgender woman.
•As a result of his solo performance in the play Misterman in 2011 and 2012, he received both the Irish Times Theatre Award and the Drama Desk Award.
•In 2013, he became widely recognized as Tommy Shelby, the leader of a gangster family in the BBC and Netflix series Peaky Blinders.
•In 2020, he starred in the horror sequel A Quiet Place Part II as a survivor of an alien invasion.
•In 2023, he will portray J. Robert Oppenheimer, the father of the atomic bomb in Nolan's biopic Oppenheimer
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Awards & Nominations
Till now he has won 9 Awards and nominated for 26.
Won-9-Ourense Independent Film Festival Award, GQ UK Award, Irish Film & Television Award, Drama Desk Award etc.
Nominated-26-British Independent Film Award, National Television Award, Czech Lion Award, Irish Film & Television Award etc.
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Social Media Accounts
InstagramVisit profile

As of July 2023 he has 1.7m followers on his insta page.
FacebookVisit Profile
YoutubeNA
Twitter
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Cillian Murphy Age

Cillian Murphy Age, Height, Best Movies, Wife & Biography
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English actor, Murphy was born in Cork, Ireland on 25 May 1976. As of 2023, his age is 47 years.

Cillian Murphy Height

Cillian Murphy Age, Height, Best Movies, Wife & Biography

Murphy, an Irish actor, stands at approximately 5 feet 7¾’ inches (172 cm) tall. Murphy is known for his outstanding performances in movies and shows like “Inception” & “Peaky Blinders.”

Cillian Murphy Net worth

Cillian Murphy Age, Height, Best Movies, Wife & Biography

He is an Irish film and stage actor who has a net worth of $20 million. Murphy started out as a rock musician before appearing in movies such as “28 Days Later,” “Batman Begins,” “Inception,” and “Scarecrow{7}.

Oppenheimer Controversy

A six-minute sex scene in the film has made headlines, apart from the explicit scene, there has been a debate on social media about this scene of ‘Oppenheimer’ where Cillian Murphy’s character reads a Bhagavad Gita quote while having sex with Florence Pugh’s character.

A section of netizens has also criticized the CBFC for allowing this film to be released without cutting a scene that could upset religious sentiments.

A user mentioned, “Hindus have been celebrating the mention of the Bhagwad Gita in the Oppenheimer movie, but they are left angry and perplexed at the blatant disrespect of the Gita by Hollywood. Mentioning holy verses while having sex is considered disrespectful and racist. #BoycottOpenheimer{8}.”

Cillian Murphy Best Movies{9}

Cillian Murphy Age, Height, Best Movies, Wife & Biography
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Cillian Murphy has starred in several critically acclaimed movies, ranging from horror to sci-fi to drama, all of which have received critical accolades. There are five films he has worked on with Christopher Nolan, of which he played the villainous Scarecrow in The Dark Knight Trilogy, Robert Fischer in Inception, and a soldier in Dunkirk.

In addition, he also impressed audiences with his roles as a survivor of a zombie outbreak in Danny Boyle’s 28 Days Later, a transgender woman in Neil Jordan’s Breakfast on Pluto, and an Irish rebel in Ken Loach’s The Wind that Shakes the Barley. The most recent film that he starred in was the horror sequel A Quiet Place Part II in which he starred as a survivor of an alien invasion.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

Cillian Murphy Age, Height, Best Movies, Wife & Biography
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  • Who is Cillian Murphy?

    Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor who made his professional debut in Enda Walsh’s 1996 play Disco Pigs and in its 2001 screen adaptation.

  • What is the height of Cillian Murphy?

    In Centimeter- 172 cm (1.72mt).

  • How old is Cillian Murphy?

    47 years old (born on 25 May 1976).

  • How much is Cillian Murphy worth?

    He has a net worth of $20 million as an Irish actor and director.

  • Where Cillian Murphy lives?

    Since 2001, they have lived in London and moved to Dublin. They have two sons, born in December 2005 and July 2007, respectively. In 2015, they purchased a stunning home in the Monkstown area of south Dublin for £1.5 million.

  • What nationality is Cillian?

    In his native Ireland, Murphy prefers relative anonymity over Hollywood’s red carpet. He lives with his family in Dublin, far from Hollywood.

  • What religion is Cillian?

    After researching his role in Sunshine as a physics professor and astronaut, Murphy confirmed his atheism. Murphy was raised Roman Catholic.

  • Why Cillian Murphy is so famous?

    His most famous role is Thomas Shelby in Peaky Blinders, which began airing in 2013. Next to Peaky Blinders, Murphy has appeared in films such as In Time (2011), Red Lights (2012), and The Dark Knight Rises (2012), the latest installment in Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy.

  • Is Cillian Murphy’s wife an actress?

    As an Irish visual artist, Yvonne McGuinness works in a variety of contexts, including video installation and printmaking. In addition to her MA from the Royal College of Art in London, she is based in Monkstown, County Dublin, where she has shown her work in Ireland and the UK.

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