Bill Nighy Height Weight Age Net Worth

Bill Nighy

Bill Nighy
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Birth Date

December 12, 1949


71 years old


United Kingdom

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Salt and Pepper

Eye color



6 ft 0¾ in | 185 cm

Net Worth

$8 Million


75 kg | 165 lbs

Shoe size

12 US | 45 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Bill Nighy was born in Caterham, Surrey, England, on December 12, 1949, is an English actor.

Young Bill Nighy first started performing during his years at the John Fisher School, in Purley, Croydon, in school theater productions.

He began his professional acting career on the stage.

He landed his London stage debut in a play "Illuminatus!" (1977) at National Theatre.

He made his big screen debut in British drama film The Bitch (1979) in uncredited role as Flower Delivery Boy.

He got his television debut in BBC 1 police drama series Softly, Softly: Taskforce (1976) in episode "Say it with Flowers", in role as Albert Blake.

Bill's breakthrough performance came as Billy Mack in romantic comedy film Love Actually (2003).

Bill Nighy Height and Weight

How tall is Bill Nighy and what is his weight? Bill Nighy's height is 6' 0¾" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 185 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 165 іn pоunds or 75 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Bill Nighy Age

Bill Nighy is 71 years old.

Bill Nighy Net Worth

Bill Nighy net worth is around 8 million dollars.

Best Movies

He played Davy Jones in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series:

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006), for which he was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)

He portrayed Viktor in the Underworld movie series:

Underworld (2003)

Underworld: Evolution (2006)

Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)

He was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Ray Simms in comedy film Still Crazy (1998).

He won the Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performances in movies:

Lawless Heart (2001) drama in role as Dan

AKA (2002) drama in role as Uncle Louis Gryffoyn

I Capture the Castle (2003) romance historical drama in role as James Mortmain, also he won the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor

He won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his performance as Billy Mack in romantic comedy film Love Actually (2003).

Hot Fuzz (2007) action comedy opposite Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Timothy Dalton

About Time (2013) romantic comedy drama with Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams and Bill Nighy

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005) science fiction comedy opposite Martin Freeman, Zooey Deschanel and Sam Rockwell

Notes on a Scandal (2006) psychological thriller drama with Judi Dench and Cate Blanchett

The Constant Gardener (2005) drama thriller opposite Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz and Danny Huston

Pirate Radio (2009) comedy with Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rhys Ifans and Nick Frost

Valkyrie (2008) thriller opposite Tom Cruise, Carice van Houten and Kenneth Branagh

He voiced Fallon in fantasy adventure film Jack the Giant Slayer (2013).

He voiced The Network in science fiction comedy movie The World's End (2013).

He voiced Rattlesnake Jake in animated Western comedy film Rango (2011).

He voiced Whitey in animated adventure comedy movie Flushed Away (2006).

He voiced Santa Claus XIX / Grandsanta in animated film Arthur Christmas (2011).

He voiced Socrates in animated comedy adventure movie Norm of the North (2016). Pride (2014) historical comedy drama with Imelda Staunton, Dominic West and Paddy Considine

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011) comedy drama opposite Judi Dench, Maggie Smith and Tom Wilkinson

Total Recall (2012) science fiction action with Colin Farrell, Jessica Biel and Kate Beckinsale

I, Frankenstein (2014) science fantasy action opposite Aaron Eckhart and Yvonne Strahovski

Detective Pikachu (2019) mystery with Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith and Suki Waterhouse

Emma. (2020) comedy drama in role as Mr. Woodhouse, opposite Anya Taylor-Joy, Johnny Flynn and Mia Goth

Minamata (2020) drama in role as Robert Hayes, with Johnny Depp and Hiroyuki Sanada

Katherine Jenkins Christmas Spectacular (2020) musical opposite Vanessa Redgrave and Katherine Jenkins

Best TV Shows

He won the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Arthur Bigge, 1st Baron Stamfordham in British television drama film The Lost Prince (2003).

He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film for his role as Lawrence in television drama movie The Girl in the Café (2005).

He won the Golden Globe Award and a Satellite Award for Best Actor for his performance as Gideon Warner in television drama movie Gideon's Daughter (2006).

He played Johnny Worricker in BBC The Worricker Trilogy:

Page Eight (2011) for which he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award and a Satellite Award for Best Actor

Turks & Caicos (2014)

Salting the Battlefield (2014)

He won the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor for his role as Cameron Foster in British television drama series State of Play (2003).

Kiss Me Kate (1999-2000) British sitcom in role as Ian

He Knew He Was Right (2004) BBC serial in role as Colonel Osborne

Ordeal by Innocence (2018) BBC drama series in role as Leo Argyll

Castlevania (2020) Netflix animated series in voice role as Saint Germain


Attended the John Fisher School, in Purley, Croydon.

He trained acting at the Guildford School of Dance and Drama in London.

Has English, Scottish and Irish ancestry.

Has brother Martin and sister Anna.

He was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his role as Tom Sergeant in a play "Skylight" (2015) at John Golden Theatre.

Huge fan of The Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan.


Has been in a relationship with English actress Diana Quick (1981-2008) they have one daughter, Mary Nighy.

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