Jeremy Irvine is an English actor most widely known for his role as Albert Narracott in the epic war film War House in 2011. He has since played a variety of roles and met with critical acclaim for portraying Young Eric Lomax in the war film, The Railway Man, for which he lost around 13 kg and performed stunts on his own. His other acting credits include The Woman in Black: Angel of Death, Fallen and Billionaire Boys Club.
Jeremy William Fredric Smith
Birthday / Date of Birth
Jeremy Irvine was born on July 1, 1990 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK.
He is currently 28 years old.
West Hampstead, London, England, UK
Jeremy Irvine attended Bedford Modern School in Bedfordshire. He then attended the London’s National Youth Theatre and graduated from The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA).
- Father – Chris Smith (Engineer)
- Mother – Bridget (Liberal Democrat councillor on the South Cambridgeshire District Council)
- Siblings – Lawrence Irvine (Younger Brother), Toby Irvine (Younger Brother) (Actor)
Jeremy had dated Amy Wren and Ellie Goulding in the past.
- In feet – 6 feet
- In centimeters – 183 cm
- In meters – 1.83 m
- In Kilograms – 71 kg
- In Pounds – 157 lbs
Jeremy Irvine made his onscreen debut in war film War horse, playing Albert Narracott in 2011. He received nominations for London Film Critics’ Choice Award and Empire Award for his work in the film.
Jeremy had his first television appearance in the British adaptation of the Disney Channel Italy Original Series Life Bites – Pillole di vita on Disney Channel Italy in 2009. He played Luke in a total of 12 episodes.
He earned critical acclaim for his role as Albert Narracott in Steven Spielberg’s war drama film War Horse (2011).
Jeremy Irvine Net Worth
Jeremy Irvine has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million, according to the media.
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Jeremy Irvine Facts
Jeremy took his stage surname, “Irvine”, after the first name of his paternal grandfather, Irvine Battinson Smith.
Irvine was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes mellitus at the age of six years old.
He worked in a local supermarket and also did web design before landing a role in the TV series Life Bites.
He almost gave up acting and decided to work as a factory welder before he landed a breakthrough role in War Horse (2011).
Irvine is an avid collector of World War 1 and World War 2 memorabilia.
He was offered the role of Peeta Mellark in The Hunger Games (2012), based on the best-selling novel by Suzanne Collins; however.he turned down the role. Josh Hutcherson was cast instead.
He also turned down the role of Tobias ‘Four’ Eaton in the film Divergent (2014), based on the novel by Veronica Roth. Theo James was later cast instead.