Cillian Murphy Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Height and Biography

cillian murphy
Net Worth $20 Million
Name Cillian Murphy
Date of Birth 25 May 1976
Age 47 Years Old
Gender Male

Cillian Murphy Net Worth

$20 Million

Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor, producer and singer. As of 2023, Cillian Murphy’s net worth is $20 million. He accumulated his net worth through his long career in acting and endorsement deals.

Murphy is a brilliant performer who has demonstrated his extraordinary acting skills in cinema for many years. He rose to fame due to his excellent work in both independent and commercial films. With appearances in everything from Peaky Blinders to Batman, he has successfully shown that he is one of the most dynamic actors working at the moment in the industry.

The actor admits that the character from his television series Peaky Blinders has somewhat changed into a cultural icon. He has also stated that it was one of his most demanding roles to execute.

Murphy has even worked on some of the most recognizable movies, including Inception. He had partnered up with famous actors Leonardo Dicaprio and Tom Hardy.

Fans of Murphy are familiar with the actor’s classic The Wind that Shakes the Barley, for which he truly dedicated everything he could. The story can sustain the audience’s interest from the outset and keep viewers on the edge of their seats.

The actor is also making good decisions to secure specific commercial engagements, which is noteworthy considering the frequent shuns such contracts.

In 2021, he joined Montblanc and took part in their “What Moves You Makes You” advertising campaign. He also had a chance to highlight his acting prowess in Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk.

Cillian Murphy Wiki/Biography

Born on 25 May 1976, Cillian Murphy’s age is 47 Years Old as of 2023. He was born and brought up in a roman catholic family in Douglas, Cork, Ireland. He holds an Irish nationality and has his belief in Roman Catholic religion. He was raised in Ballintemple, which is practically a Cork suburb. He ultimately became an atheist. He is currently residing in South Dublin with his family.

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Cillian Murphy Childhood Pic

They moved back home in 2015 after living in London for 14 years. His zodiac sign is Gemini. Apart from the fact that he attended Presentation Brother College in Cork, Ireland, not much is known about his education. He also began studying law in 1996 at University College Cork (UCC), but he failed his first-year exams due to a lack of motivation. He knew at the time that he did not want to practice law, and his band took up most of his time.

Acting attracted his interest when he saw Kiernan’s stage version of A Clockwork Orange for Corcadorca. The actor has always loved art, and at the age of 10, he started writing songs. He enjoys riding horses and playing musical instruments.

Although he was more interested in music at the time of his life, his English teacher, poet William Wall, also pushed him to explore acting. The actor gave his life to his band, the most well-known of which was The Sons of Greengenes, when he was in his late teens and early 20s.

Name Cillian Murphy
Net Worth $20 Million
Date of Birth 25 May 1976
Age 47 Years Old
Birth Place Douglas, Cork, Ireland
Currently Live In Dublin
Profession Actor, Producer and Singer
Debut TV Series: The Way We Live Now (2001)
Music Video: The Water (2009)
Video Games: Batman Begins (2005)
Film: Quando (1997)
Years Active 1996 – Present
Famous Role Thomas Shelby in the Television Series Peaky Blinders (2013 – 2022)
Nationality Irish
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White Irish
Hometown Douglas, Cork
Zodiac Sign Gemini
School/High School Local High School in Ireland
College/University Presentation Brother College in Cork, Ireland
University College Cork in Ireland
Education Qualification Dropped Out

Family, Wife & Relationships

Cillian Murphy’s father’s name is Brendan Murphy who is a works for the department of education and skills by profession.

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Cillian Murphy with his Father

Cillian Murphy’s mother’s name is Mrs. Murphy who is a teaches French.

He also has three sibling. His three brother’s names are Sile Murphy, Páidi Murphy and Orla Murphy.

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Cillian Murphy with his Brother (Páidi Murphy)

Páidi is said to have graduated from the University of Limerick with a bachelor’s degree in business studies. He reportedly has finished his coursework at the University College in Cork, where he earned a master’s of science in financial economics. 

Additionally, it is said that he started in the field of wealth and asset management in 2019 before switching over to engineering design.

Cillian Murphy’s marital status is married. The actor married Yvonne McGuinness, an Irish visual artist he met in 1996 while attending a concert with his rock band.

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Cillian Murphy with his Wife

Yvonne is stated to work in a variety of media, including print and video installations. They
have welcomed two sons since getting married in 2004.

The oldest son’s name is Malachy Murphy, who was born in 2005. He supposedly attended Westminster School for his education. His second son – Aran Murphy was born in 2007.

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Cillian Murphy with his Son (Malachy Murphy)
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Cillian Murphy with his Children
cillian murphy family
Cillian Murphy Family

He appears to be following his father’s lead and landed a role in the Dead Center production of Hamnet (2018-2019). The play was presented in New York City’s Brooklyn Academy of Music in 2021.

Father Name Brendan Murphy
Mother Name Mrs. Murphy
Brother Name Sile Murphy
Páidi Murphy
Orla Murphy
Sister Name
Girlfriend Yvonne McGuinness
Marital Status Married
Wife Name Yvonne McGuinness
Children Malachy Murphy (Son)
Aran Murphy (Son)

Physical Appearance

Cillian Murphy is a gorgeous man recognized for his great looks and personality. He measures 5 feet 7 inches in height and 70 kg in weight.

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He has a slim, athletic build. He has gorgeous blue eyes and light brown hair.


The Irish actor started his career as a rock musician and was the lead vocalist, guitarist, and lyricist of the rock group The Sons of Mr. Green Genes.

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He turned down a record deal in the late 1990s to start acting on stage and in short and indie films.

Murphy put pressure on Pat Kiernan until the Corcadorca Theatre Company asked him for a tryout. He made his professional theatrical acting debut in 1996. He played a reckless Cork kid in Enda Walsh’s Disco Pigs.

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