May 25, 1976
47 years old
5 ft 7¾ in | 172 cm
70 kg | 154 lbs
38 in | 96.5 cm
10 US | 43.5 EU
31 in | 79 cm
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 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 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).
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 is 47 years old.
Cillian Murphy net worth is around 20 million dollars.
He played Dr. Jonathan Crane / Scarecrow in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Trilogy:
Batman Begins (2005), for which he was nominated for the London Critics Circle Film Award for British Supporting Actor of the Year and the MTV Movie Award for Best Villain
The Dark Knight (2008)
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his performance as Patrick / Patricia "Kitten" Braden in comedy drama film Breakfast on Pluto (2005).
He won the Empire Award for Best Newcomer and the MTV Movie Award for Breakthrough Male Performance for his role as Jim in post-apocalyptic horror film 28 Days Later (2002).
He was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Jackson Rippner in psychological thriller movie Red Eye (2005).
He was nominated for the British Independent Film Award for Best Actor and the European Film Award for European Actor for his role as Damien O'Donovan in drama film The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006).
He was nominated for the British Independent Film Award for Best Actor for his role as Robert Capa in science fiction thriller movie Sunshine (2007).
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).
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).
He was nominated for the Critics Choice Super Award for Best Actor in a Horror Movie for his role as Emmett in post-apocalyptic horror film A Quiet Place: Part II (2021).
Intermission (2003) black comedy crime with Colin Farrell and Kelly Macdonald
Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003) romantic drama as Pieter
Cold Mountain (2003) drama romance as Bardolph
The Edge of Love (2008) biographical romantic drama as William Killick
Peacock (2010) psychological thrille as John / Emma Skillpa
Inception (2010) science fiction action as Robert Fischer
Retreat (2011) horror thriller as Martin
In Time (2011) dystopian science fiction action thriller as Raymond Leon
Red Lights (2012) thriller drama as Tom Buckley
Aloft (2014) drama as Ivan
Transcendence (2014) science fiction thriller as Agent Donald Buchanan
In the Heart of the Sea (2015) adventure drama as Matthew Joy
Dunkirk (2017) drama thriller as Shivering Soldier
Anna (2019) action thriller as Leonard Miller
Oppenheimer (2023) biographical drama as J. Robert Oppenheimer
He won two Irish Film and Television Awards for Best Actor in a Lead Role in Drama and two National Television Awards for Best Drama Performance for his role as Thomas Shelby in British crime drama television series Peaky Blinders (2013–2022).
Attended Catholic secondary school Presentation Brothers College in Cork, Ireland.
Studied law at University College Cork (UCC) in 1996.
Has younger brother, Páidi and two younger sisters, Sile and Orla.
He won the Irish Times Theatre Award for Best Actor and Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Performance for his role as Thomas Magill in a play "Misterman" (20122-2012).
Has Irish ancestry.
He began playing music and writing songs at the age of 10.
Fan of Doctor Who (1963).
Good friends with Colin Farrell and Liam Neeson.
He is a vegetarian.
Fluent in English, French, Gaelic and Irish.
Featured in music videos for:
Feist "The Water "(2009)
Paul Hartnoll "The Clock" (2015)
Fionn Regan "The Meetings Of The Waters" (2017)
Allred and Broderick "The Ways" (2017)
Pana-vision "The Smile" (2022)
He voiced Dr. Jonathan Crane / Scarecrow in video game Batman Begins (2005).
Lives in Monkstown, South Dublin and Kilburn, North West London.
He married Yvonne McGuinness in 2004, they have two sons, Malachy and Carrick.