Who is Rupert Friend?
Rupert Friend is a director, actor, producer, and screenwriter. Rupert Friend is popular for performing in the 2005 film Pride and Prejudice with the roles of Mr. Wickham, in the 2008 film The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas as Lieutenant Kurt Kotler, in the 2009 film The Young Victoria as Prince Albert, in the 2015 film Hitman: Agent 47 as Agent 47, and in the movie The Death of Stalin as Vasily Stalin, son of Joseph Stalin.
Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education of Rupert Friend
Rupert Friend was born as Rupert William Anthony Friend in Stonesfield, the United Kingdom on 9th October 1981.
He is the son of Nicholas Friend and Caroline. His mother is a solicitor while his father is a cultural historian.
There is further no more information regarding his childhood at the current time since he has not yet revealed it to the public.
In talking about his educational background, he joined The Marlborough School located in Woodstock.
He then headed forward to the Cherwell School and d’Overbroeck’s College in Oxford to take A-levels.
Moreover, the actor gained his professional acting training in London at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art.
Net Worth and Salary of Rupert Friend
Currently, there are no records of his salary available since he has not disclosed it to the media.
Rupert Friend has an estimated net worth of $4 million.
In talking about his relationship, he has been in a relationship with English actress Keira Knightley, whom he met when filming Pride & Prejudice from2005 to 2010.
He then started dating an American athlete and actress Aimee Mullins in 2013.
They got engaged in December 2014. Later on, the couple got married on 1 May 2016.
There is no record of his child at the current time since it has not been disclosed.
After seeing Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade in 1989, he desired to be an archaeologist and move around the world but he knocked out the idea after self-realization that the occupation is not as money productive and advantageous as he had expected.
Indeed, he moved ahead in acting, where Harrison Ford inspired him.
Furthermore, He appeared in a stage production of The Laramie Project with three minor roles.
Another, he started his acting debut in the 2004 film The Libertine as Billy Downs from The Weinstein Company.
Besides, he received the first starring role in the film adaption of Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont as Ludovic Meyer in 2005.
Additionally, he established his own production company namely Beat Pictures.
He then started his directorial debut through a short film, Steve in 2010.
The movie cast Tom Mison, Keira Knightley, and Colin Firth. Besides directing, he used to produce and write the film, that later included in the 2012 compilation Stars in Shorts.
In addition, he appeared in numerous movies like The Striped Pyjamas, Nazi Germany, Young Victoria, Graham King, Chéri, The Little Dog Laughed(2010), The Kid, Lullaby for Pi, 5 Days of War(2011), Starred Up(2014), Hitman: Agent 47(2015), and so-other.
Rupert was nominated for BIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor for Starred Up.
He also was nominated for three various awards.
Moreover, At the 2005 Satellite Awards, he was entitled “outstanding new talent”.
Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Rupert Friend has a height of 6 feet and 1 inch.
His body mass is currently unknown.
He possesses black/brown hair color and dark brown eye color.
Social Media Status
Rupert Friend is active on Twitter and Instagram rather than Facebook.
He has got 45.8K followers on Twitter and 44.4K followers on Instagram.
Quick Facts of Rupert Friend
- Rupert has been in a relationship with English actress Keira Knightley, whom he met when filming Pride & Prejudice from 2005 to 2010.
- He then started dating an American athlete and actress Aimee Mullins in 2013.
- They got engaged in December 2014.
- There is no record of his child at the current time since it has not been disclosed.
- Rupert was nominated for BIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor for Starred Up.
- He has an estimated net of $4 million.