Conleth Hill - Biography
Last Modified: Sep 3, 2020
|Best Known For:||Game of Thrones, Suits|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
|Born on :||November 24, 1964 (age 56)|
|Birth Name /
|Conleth Seamus Eoin Croiston Hill|
|Birth Place:||Ballycastle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland|
|Mother's Name:||Patsy Hill|
|High School:||St MacNissi's College|
|University:||Guildhall School of Music and Drama|
|Height:||1.75 meter (5 feet 9 inch)|
|Weight:||86 kg (189.60 lb)|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown/ Grey|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
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Who is Conleth Hill?
Conleth Hill is an actor by profession and Northern Irish by nationality. He has worked as an actor for more than three decades, among which he is best known as Lord Varys in the HBO series Game of Thrones.
Conleth Hill: Age, Parents, Siblings
Conleth Hill’s birth took place on 24 November 1964 in Ballycastle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland. He was born as Conleth Seamus Eoin Croiston Hill to mother Patsy Hill while his father’s name is not known.
He is not the only child of his parents and has three siblings, an older brother, a younger sister and a younger brother named Ronan Hill.
His older brother is now a cameraman, his sister is a producer while his younger brother, Ronan Hill now works as a sound engineer who has won four Emmy Awards for his sound mixing on Game of Thrones.
Source: Twitter (young Conleth Hill)
For education, Conleth Hill attended St MacNissi's College and later studied acting at Guildhall School of Music and Drama, graduating in 1988. His ethnicity is Irish.
Conleth Hill: Girlfriend, Wife, Children
There are no records of Conleth Hill’s past relationships. He has never known to be dating or in a relationship with a girlfriend. In fact, he is unmarried and sans wife, children. As he has never married, divorce is out of context.
Since the details of his relationship status are vacant, there has been a suspicion that he might be gay. However, Hill has not addressed his sexuality and loves to keep his personal life private.
Conleth Hill: Career
Hill began his professional career in 1988. His Broadway debut was in Stones in His Pockets. He also has portrayed characters in TV series including Boon (1988), Casualty (1988-1996), Blue Heaven (1992-1994), The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle (2007).
In films, he had appeared in Whatever Works (2009), Perrier's Bounty (2009), Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2011), among others.
In 2011, Conleth Hill landed his breakthrough role in Game of Thrones as Lord Varys. He has portrayed the character from the first season to final season. For the role, he even shaved his head.
Since 2011, he has had roles in TV series Suits (2013), Arthur & George (2015), Peter Kay's Car Share (2017), 12 Monkeys (2018), to name a few.
In movies, Conleth Hill has had minor roles in Whole Lotta Sole (2012), Serena (2014), Official Secrets (2019), Here Are the Young Men, etc. He has also been active in radio programs since 2000. But most of all, Hill has acted in stage productions.
Conleth Hill has starred with Sean Bean, Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Sophie Turner, Michelle Fairley.
Conleth Hill: Awards, Nominations
Conleth Hill has won 2001’s Olivier Awards — Best Actor and has been nominated for 2001, 2008’s Tony — Actor, 2008’s Olivier Awards — Best Performance in a Supporting Role
Along with Game of Thrones, he has been nominated for 2011’s, 2014’s 2016’s, 2017’s Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.
Conleth Hill: Net Worth, Salary
The net worth of Hill is estimated at around $2 million. His annual salary is under review.
Conleth Hill: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
Conleth Hill is active on Twitter and Instagram but is absent from Facebook.
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