Daniel Wroughton Craig is an English actor who is most popularly known as the James Bond actor around the world. At the age of 52, he is still an active actor with multiple projects at hand. His debut movie was The Power of One, which was released in 1992. He also appeared in a historical television war drama Sharpe’s Eagle in (1993). He was also a part of Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, which was quite successful.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Daniel Craig Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Daniel Craig was born on 2 March 1968 in Chester, Cheshire, England. His father, Timothy John Wroughton Craig, was in Merchant Navy and after that bought two pubs, Ring o’ Bells and the Boot Inn. His mother, Carol Olivia, was a teacher for art. Daniel Craig gets his primary education in Frodsham and Hoylake, Merseyside. He failed his eleven plus exam and finished his compulsory secondary education at 16. After his parents got divorced, Daniel and his sister moved to Liverpool to live with his mother.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Daniel Wroughton Craig|
|Age:||52 years old|
|Birth Date:||2 March 1968|
|Birth Place:||Chester, Cheshire, England|
|Parents:||Father – Timothy John Wroughton Craig
Mother – Carol Olivia
|Spouse:||Rachel Weisz (m. 2011), Fiona Loudon (m. 1992–1994)|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$150 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Daniel Craig is currently 52 years old with over 27 years of working in the film industry. He has worked in several films over the years. He is about 1.78 m tall and weighs around 78 Kg.
Education, School/College University
Daniel got his primary education at Hoylake, Merseyside, and after that, he went to Hilbre High School in West Kirby, Merseyside. After he finished his secondary education, he joined Calday Grange Grammar School for a short period of time. Daniel Craig was interested in acting since he was a child and used to take part in plays.
When he was 16 years old, he got accepted into the National Youth Theatre. He then moved to London in order to pursue acting. After multiple attempts, he was able to get acceptance in the Guildhall School of Music and Drama at the Barbican.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Daniel Craig has an elder sister named Lea, who was born in 1965. The name of his Father is Timothy John Wroughton Craig, and his Mother is Carol Olivia. After they get divorced, Daniel and his sister moved back to Liverpool with his mother. Daniel is from British ethnicity, and he does not believe in any religion. As for political views, he has been opposing the Brexit and was shown wearing a shirt, written “vote Remain.”
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Daniel Craig married to actress Fiona Loudon, and they had a daughter together name Ella. In the year 1994, Craig and Fiona got divorced. After that, Daniel was in a seven-year-long relationship with German Actress named Heike Makatsch. Later in the year 2010, Daniel began dating Rachel Weisz, who was a good friend.
On 22 June 2011, they get married to each other in a private event where four people were present, including Craig’s daughter and Rachel’s son. They also welcome their first child together on 1 September 2018.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||22 June 2011|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Daniel Craig Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Rachel Weisz|
Professional Life and Career
Daniel Craig began his career with the movie “The power of one.” He then went on to appear in many television shows. He started to get attention as an actor after the movies like The drama Some Voices (2000), The indie war film The Trench (1999), and Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon (1998).
He then also become a part of an action movie Lara Croft: Tomb Raider. His most popular role, which made him an international star, is in the James Bond series. He starred in Casino Royale in 2006 and become the highest-grossing movie of the time for the series. Skyfall is the highest-grossing movie from the James Bond series in which Daniel Craig starred.
Awards & Nominations
Daniel Craig won’t Edinburgh International Film Festival Award for Best British Performance in Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon. He also won Empire Award for Best Actor in 2007. The same year he also got nominated and won the Evening Standard British Film Awards for best actor.
Daniel Craig Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of October 2020, Daniel Craig has a net worth of about $150 million, which is due to his new upcoming movies. He signed big amounts for his upcoming movies, which help in improving his net worth. His role as James bond makes him quite popular.
Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
The casting of Daniel Craig was very controversial as he was not so tall and dark-haired as James Bond is supposed to be. Even though he faces backlash, many actors supported the choice, and his movies were most successful in the Bond franchise.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Daniel Craig is not on any social media sites as he hates the idea of sharing anything personal with others.
Daniel Craig was focused on acting since his childhood, and he keeps his focus on his passion. That is what helps in making him so popular and gaining so much success in life. While most of the information about his life is in the news, but he still likes to keep most things private.