Daniel Day-Lewis – Biography, Height & Life Story

Daniel Day-Lewis
Real Name Sir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis
Profession Actor
Known for Host
Nationality British, Irish
Age 64 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth April 29, 1957
Birthplace Kensington, London, England
Hobbies Woodworking, Acting, Fishing
Religion Agnostic
Zodiac Sign Taurus

Physical Stats

Height 6 foot 1 inches (1.85 m)
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Body Type Build

Sir Daniel Michael Day-Lewis, also known as Daniel Day-Lewis is a popular English actor who was on 29th April 1957 (age 57) in London. He has played in many successful movies and earned numerous awards as well.

He always played the movies after the selection and was known as a selective artist as well. He is best known for his role as Abraham Lincoln in “Lincoln”. He has won the Academy Award three times and got nominated two times.

He is the son of actress Jill Balcon. He pursues a career in the film industry with the help of his parents. He got graduated from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. He made his debut in 1971 in the movie “Sunday Bloody Sunday”.

After his first movie, he does not get a chance to play in the movie till 1980. In 1980, he appeared in the TV series “Shoestring”. He carried his career in both fields side by side. Though he got retired from the industry in 2012, he gave the audience the best of the best movies during his career.

He played the role of Christy Brown in the movie “My Left Foot” in 1990 from which he won the Academy Award for the Best Actor. Some of his popular movies in his late years are “In the Name of the Father”, “The Crucible”, “Gangs of New York” and “Lincoln”.

He has also played several roles in the TV shows but they were not as successful as in the movies. he has achieved a lot of success and was honored with many awards. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the movies “My Left Foot”, “There Will Be Blood” and “Lincoln”.

He also won the BAFTA Awards for these movies. He has also won the Golden Globe Award two times. He won his first one from the movie “There Will Be Blood” in 2008 and “Lincoln” in 2013. He has also won the Critics’ Choice Award, Satellite Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and many more also. He is recognized as one of the most popular and successful actors in history.

He has the trademark of method acting which has led him to grab many Oscars. He has tattoos on his arms and they are very famous among his fans. He is 6 feet 2 inches tall and weweighs4 kg.

He got married to Rebecca Miller in 1996. They are happily married till now and have three children. Before his marriage, he lived together with Isabelle Adjani from 1989 to 1995. He has always been secretive about his personal life.

So, there were no records of his girlfriends before that. Because of this reason, many people believed that he is gay at that time.

He has been related to this field since a young age. Though he retired from it, he has been doing various works in the related fields of the film industry. He has a large number of followers on social networking sites.

If you are also his fan, you can follow him through these networking sites and know more about him. You can use Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram to follow him. His movies, TV shows, as well as interviews, can be watched on YouTube.

He retired after the height of the success of his last movie “Lincoln”. He has a net worth of $435 million. If you want to get full biography of Daniel, you can visit Wikipedia and IMDB. You can also find his quotes there.

Education

School Name Invicta Primary SchoolSherington Primary SchoolSevenoaks School, KentBedales School, Petersfield, Hampshire
Collage / Uni University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

Career

Salary US$ 10K Per Episode
Net Worth $50 million

Family

Father Cecil Day-Lewis
Mother Jill Balcon
Mirtial Status Married

Favorite Things

Favorite Food Pizza
Favorite TV Show Veep
Favorite Actress Rose Byrne, Margot Robbie
Favorite Actor Heath Ledger
Favorite Colour Blue