Is Oliver Phelps married? Yes, he is. His wife’s name is Katy Humpage with whom Phelps celebrated his wedding in 2015. The couple is having a romantic love-life together and has not welcomed any kids yet. Scroll down to explore some interesting personal facts and biography of Phelps:
Who is Oliver Phelps?
Born as Oliver Martyn John Phelps, he landed the planet on 25 February 1986, which makes his age be 34 years old as of 2020. He has a twin brother named James Phelps who is 13 minutes younger to him. Both the twins are British actors and are most popular for their roles in the Harry Potter film series as Fred and George Weasley. The twin brothers are also engaged in charity works and are also involved in supporting rival football clubs in Birmingham.
Early Life and Education
Oliver Phelps was born in 1986 and his place of birth is in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, England. He is lucky to have been blessed with a younger twin brother with whom he has imitated his professional acting career. His younger brother James is 13 minutes younger than him. The twins were born to the parents named Martyn Phelps (father) and Susan Spare (mother).
Talking about his education, he went to the Little Sutton Primary School and later attended the Arthur Terry Secondary School. He alongside with his brother was tutored on the set of Harry Potter and therefore spent most of their time for shooting.
Career and Professional Life
At the age of 14, Oliver dropped his school’s exams due to the open audition despite the fact that he has no prior experience in acting. The twins continued their audition and finally were selected in Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone for the roles of Fred and George Weasley. They continued their appearance in the further version of Harry Porter.
His brother James used to work for the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince as a runner. He also appeared with his brother the third season of the television series Kingdom in its fifth episode as brothers in 2009. The twins also appeared in a short documentary movie entitled “A Mind’s Eye” in 2012 which is based on Plato’s philosophical ideas. They were also working for the Harry Potter Exhibition and contributed to the presentation during the Chicago’s 2009 official opening.
The brothers went to Orlando, Florida for the Harry Potter Celebration in early 2014 alongside Matthew Lewis, Devon Murray and Evanna Lynch. They presented the LiveCast where the twins talked and replied to fan’s questions during The Wizarding World of Harry Potter’s expansion. He is also close to several cast members of the Harry Potter series like Matthew Lewis, Rupert Grint, Daniel Radcliffe and Tom Felton.
In 2015, Oliver got married to his wife Katy Humpage but no further information about their conjugal life is available. He shares an identical look with his brother James and therefore people find difficulty in identifying them. The easiest way to separate them is to look after Oliver’s wedding ring.
Talking more about his personal life, he is interested in playing golf with his brother. His handicap is 18 and has also been supporting football clubs in Birmingham. He is also the avid supporter of the Aston Villa, Gloucester RFC and much more. In addition to that, he also enjoys traveling and has gone for the tour to various corners of the world. He operates a website named JOP World where he updates his fans about his journey to various places and also presents the activities of his brother.
According to some wiki sites, Phelps has a tall height of 6 feet and 3 inches which is equivalent to 1.9 meters. He weighs about 80 kilograms making a perfect BMI calculation as per his tall height.
Salary and Net worth
The British actor has amassed an estimated net worth amounting to 1 million USD. He is active in the industry since 2001 from where he has accumulated an impressive amount of net worth. With his brother, he has donated some of his earnings for charity works. The twins also worked for planting trees in Leicestershire at the National Forest in 2003. They are also supporting the Teenage Cancer Trust. They also regularly attend the V Festival and Download Festival. The siblings were seen participating Celebrity World Cup Soccer Six where they played alongside some popular celebrities in May 2006. He also worked for raising money for the RNLI lifeguards.
Wiki and Facts
One can find the joint biography of Oliver and James on Wikipedia as of now. His wiki is also available on several celebrity websites including IMDb. He is active on twitter where Oliver has garnered more than 945k followers now. He is reachable on Instagram @oliver_phelps with more than 1.1 million people as followers. You can also find him on YouTube and subscribe to his channel which can be reached from this link. He has already received more than 43k views on his Channel with more than 9k subscribers.