Is Henry Cavill Married? His Biography, Wife Name, Family and Height in Feet

Is Henry Cavill married? No, he isn’t. However, he was engaged to English showjumper Ellen Whitaker who was expected to be his future wife. Unfortunately, the couple separated and broke off their engagement in 2012. His current relationship status is single and resides in Kensington, London. He has his pet dog named Kal which is of American Akita breed is like his family member.

There are rumors and many people think that Henry is gay. But this is all just a rumor only, as Henry’s sexual orientation is straight which is proven from his past relationship stories. Let’s explore in detail about some interesting facts and biography of Cavill below:


Who is Henry Cavill?

Henry Cavill is an English actor by profession who started his career with roles in the feature adaptations of The Count of Monte Cristo in 2002. He became an international star and was recognized widely after being featured Superman in the DC Extended Universe and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. He is also popular for playing in Man of Steel (2013) and Justice League (2017). In 2018, he is popular for his contribution to the action spy film Mission: Impossible – Fallout. Henry carried British nationality and is of white ethnic background.


Early Life and Education

The British actor was born as Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill on 5 May 1983, which makes his age be 37 years old as of 2020. His birthplace is in Saint Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands. Henry Cavill was born to the parents named Marianne and Colin Cavill. His mother Marianne used to serve as a secretary in one of the financial institutions whereas his father was professionally a stockbroker. Revealing more fact about his family life, Henry is blessed with other four siblings and was the fourth child of his parents.

Regarding his education and academic achievements, Henry attended Michael’s Preparatory School which is located in Saint Saviour, Jersey. Later, he joined Stowe School in Stowe, Buckinghamshire, England. It is said that he was bullied by others at school because of his overweight.


Career and Professional Life

Henry initiated his acting career by being featured in Laguna (2001) portraying the role of Thomas Aprea. In 2002, he appeared in Kevin Reynolds’ adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo as Albert Mondego. With his hunk and most adorable looks, audiences and the filmmakers were easily impressed by him.

He appeared in the BBC’s The Inspector Lynley Mysteries in 2002 in the role of Chas Quilter. He continued his acting career by being the part of television movie Goodbye, Mr. Chips as Soldier Colley in 2002 which is about the life of a schoolteacher, Mr. Chipping. In 2003, he was seen in the television series entitled Midsomer Murders as Simon Mayfield in the episode “The Green Man.”

The same year, he came with a supporting role in the film named I Capture the Castle by Tim Fywell as Stephen Colley. In 2005, he appeared in the horror film Hellraiser: Hellworld as Mike followed by Red Riding Hood and Tristan & Isolde in 2006. After a year, he appeared in a minor role in romantic adventure fantasy film Stardust as Humphrey.


Henry Cavill appeared in a leading role from 2007 to 2010 in the historical television fiction series entitled The Tudors as Charles Brandon for 38 episodes. His role as the 1st Duke of Suffolk made him receive wide recognition in the industry. The series was able to receive the nomination for a Golden Globe in and got victory over Emmy in 2008. Henry was named as the “Most Dashing Duke” by American magazine Entertainment Weekly.

Henry received a call from director Zack Snyder while he was playing World of Warcraft. Zack shared happy news for Henry that he’d won the part of Superman in Man of Steel which was produced by Christopher Nolan. It was released in June 2013 in the United States. Henry was starred in the movie alongside Diane Lane, Kevin Costner and Russell Crowe.

Diane and Kevin played the role of adoptive parents Martha and Jonathan Kent respectively whereas Russell portrayed the role of Jor-El as the biological father of the main character. Other noted stars include Laurence Fishburne and Amy Adams who appeared as newspaper editor-in-chief Perry White and reporter Lois Lane respectively.

Among his several contributed movies, Henry is noted for being the co-star in the action spy film Mission: Impossible – Fallout portraying the role of August Walker in 2018. He was also said to be going to be the part of the Netflix adaptation of The Witcher by appearing as the protagonist Geralt of Rivia on the announcement made on 4 September 2018,


Personal Life

Henry Cavill is not married yet and therefore there is nothing to say about his wife name and information. He was in the relationship with Ellen Whitaker and was even engaged but had to separate because of some differences between them. Ellen is an English show jumping rider by profession born on 5 March 1986.

Henry is living a single life now and has been accompanied by his dog Kal. He is also interested in sports and is a great supporter of the American football team Kansas City Chiefs. In November 2016, there was news stating that the daughter of American actress Amy Adams named Aviana has a crush on Henry.

Regarding further about the past relationship of Henry, he was rumored to have dated Paris Hilton in 2015. He was also linked with Kaley Cuoco and Gina Carano. Henry met Gina on August 4, 2012. The couple is said to break off in December 2014.


Body Measurements

The Man Of Steel co-star Henry Cavill has a tall height of 6 feet and 1 inch and weighs about 92 kilograms. He has an excellent athletic build masculine body. As per some wiki sites, his chest measures 49 inches and has a waist measuring 34 inches. His bicep is 16 inches. He looks great and astonishing in blue eyes and dark brown natural hair color. He is a fitness lover and has a great passion for martial arts from his childhood days. He joined the Roger Gracie’s academy in London for practicing Brazilian jiu-jitsu.


Salary and Net worth

Henry has an estimated net worth amounting to 20 million USD. His earning are mainly influenced by the remuneration that he received from his television and film roles. Some media outlets have reported that Henry had received the lowers salary compared to other superhero actors. He is said to have received 300,000 USD for Man of Steel. He has received 306,000 for The Count of Monte Cristo and has been rewarded with 162,000 USD for his role in I Capture the Castle. Henry has been popular for being a philanthropist as well who raised 78 million USD for donation to charity.


Wiki and Facts

Most of the celebrity websites including IMDb and Wikipedia have provided Henry’s biography. Join him on Facebook on his Official Page reachable @henrycavill. He is available on Instagram @henrycavill with over 6.5 million followers. Talking more facts about Cavill, he is fluent in many languages including Spanis, French, English and Italian. He was bulled by his friends calling him “Fat Cavill” during his childhood days. Today, there are rosters of female fan following of him as he is the world’s sexiest man, named by British Glamour Magazine.

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