Rupert Friend Height, Weight, Age, Wiki, Biography, Net Worth, Facts

Rupert Friend is an English actor from Stonesfield, Oxfordshire, who gained immense fame for his portrayals of Mr. Wickham in the 2005 film Pride and Prejudice and Lieutenant Kurt Kotler in the 2008 film The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas. He played Peter Quinn on the Showtime series Homeland from 2012 to 2017, for which he earned an Emmy nomination in 2013. Her other acting credits include The Young Victoria as Prince Albert, Hitman: Agent 47 as Agent 47, and The Death of Stalin as Vasily Stalin.

Birth Name

Rupert William Anthony Friend

Nickname

Rupert

Profession

Actor

Nationality

British

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Rupert Friend was born on October 1, 1981 in Oxfordshire, England, UK.

Age

He is currently 37 years old.

Residence

New York City, New York, United States

Sun Sign

Libra

Ethnicity

White

His ancestry is English and Scottish.

Education

Rupert Friend attended The Marlborough School in Woodstock, England and went on to study at the Cherwell School and d’Overbroeck’s College in Oxford.

He then studied acting acting at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in London.

Family Details

  • Father – David Oxton Friend (Cultural Historian)
  • Mother – Caroline Friend (Solicitor)
  • Siblings – Kate Friend (Sister)

Spouse

Rupert Friend is married to American athlete and actress Aimee Mullins since 1 May 2016. They both began dating in 2013 and got engaged in December 2014.

Affairs

He dated fellow English actress Keira Knightley from 2008 to 2010.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 6 feet 1 inch
  • In centimeters – 185 cm
  • In meters – 1.85 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 82 kg
  • In Pounds – 181 lbs

Body measurements

His body stats aren’t available at this time.

Body Build

Athletic

Eye Color

Light Blue

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Shoe Size

Unknown

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Rupert Friend made his screen debut as Billy Downs in the 2004 film “The Libertine”, for which he won the Ischia Film Festival Award for Best International Newcomer. He also won the 2005 Satellite Award for Outstanding New Talent.

Some of his notable film credits include “Pride & Prejudice”, “Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont”, “Outlaw”, “The Boy in the Striped Pajamas”, “The Young Victoria”, “Starred Up”, “Hitman: Agent 47” and “The Death of Stalin”.

Television Debut

Rupert won his first acting job as Peter Quinn on the Showtime series “Homeland”, a role that earned him an Emmy nomination in 2013, among other nominations.

Stage Debut

In 2010, Friend made his stage debut as Mitchell in the UK premiere of The Little Dog Laughed.

Brand Endorsements

Rupert has done TV commercials for Jaguar USA, William Vintage, Kentshire, among others.

Rupert Friend Net Worth

Rupert Friend has a net worth of $45 million dollars, which he accumulated over the years from his successful acting career.

Social Media Profiles

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Rupert Friend Facts

As a teen, he wanted to be an archaeologist like Indiana Jones, inspired from his film  Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, but he dropped it, realizing that it was not as remunerative as he thought.

He briefly served as a member of the band Marrakech.

In 2005,  he won the ‘Outstanding New Talent’ Golden Satellite at the International Press Academy Awards for his role in the movie Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont.

Friend was originally considered for the role of James Bond but he turned it down, according to James Bond casting director Debbie McWilliams.

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