Barry Keoghan Biography

Published On May 29, 2018
Facts of Barry Keoghan
Date of Birth: 1992 , October-17
Birth Nation: Ireland
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Barry Keoghan
Birth Name Barry Keoghan
Nationality Irish
Birth Place/City Dublin, Ireland
Profession Actor
Working For Dunkirk
Net Worth $0.6 million
Eye Color Turqoise
Hair Color Dark Brown
Face Color White
Weight in KG 60
Tattoo(s) No
Famous for Dunkirk
Affair with Shona Guerin
Girlfriend yes
Married No
Awards Irish Film and Television Awards and Independent Spirit Awards
Movies The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Dunkirk
TV Show Love/Hate
Siblings Lyra Rae Keoghan and Eric Keoghan
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Barry Keoghan was born on 17th October 1992, in Dublin, Ireland. His sun sign is Libra. Along with his brother, he spent five years of his childhood in foster care after the death of his mother. 

Addicted to heroin, his mother passed away of an overdose when he was still a young kid. Following the death of his mother, he spent a major part of his childhood in 13 different foster homes and later from the age of 12 with his maternal grandmother.

He has two siblings, Lyra Rae Keoghan and Eric Keoghan. He has not disclosed regarding the information about his parents.

Keoghan made his film debut in a 2011 short movie Stand up as Stand up Bully. Following this, he appeared in numerous other movies that include Life’s a Breeze, Stay, The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Dunkirk, American Animals and so on. Keoghan featured alongside Tom Hardy and Cillian Murphy in Oscar-nominated movie Dunkirk.

He was listed on US magazine Variety’s 10 Actors To Watch after starring in Dunkirk.

In the role of Dave Donoghue, Keoghan made his television debut from an Irish television soap opera Fair City. He has appeared in several acclaimed TV series including Love/Hate, Rebellion, etc.

Keoghan was awarded Dublin Film Critics’s Circle and Irish Film and Television Awards for his role in 2017 psychological horror movie The Killing of a Sacred Deer. Additionally, he has also been nominated for Irish Film and Television Awards and Independent Spirit Awards.

Keoghan is currently in a relationship with his beautiful girlfriend Shona Guerin. The pair is together since 2017. They first met on a night out in Kerry. He was seen with her girlfriend at New York Premiere of the movie “Dunkirk” in NYC.

The couple first met on a night out in the Kingdom in earlier 2018, and they have been inseparable ever since. He is active on Instagram with 47.3k followers. He has a perfect height of 5' 7" (1.7 m). Barry Keoghan holds an Irish nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

Keoghan is the brand ambassador of a European luxury goods company Dior. His current net worth is estimated to be around $0.6 million.

Keoghan's one of the most commercially successful war movie Dunkirk hit  $527.3 million at the box office; the film budget is estimated to be around $150 million. So far, he has never talked about his salary and properties or house.

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Born in Dublin, Ireland

October 17 , 1992

Barry Keoghan was born on 17th October 1992, in Dublin, Ireland. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Television debut through Fair City

2011

In 2011, Keoghan stepped in the entertainment industry in an Irish television soap opera Fair City as Dave Donoghue.

Appeared in Dunkirk

2017

In 2017, Keoghan appeared in a war film Dunkirk where he played a role of George Mills alongside Fionn Whitehead, Harry Styles, and many others.

Honored Breakthrough Artist of the Year

2017

In 2017, Keoghan was honored with Dublin Film Critics' Circle as Breakthrough Artist of the Year for his work in the 2017 psychological horror film, The Killing of a Sacred Deer.

Affair with Shona Guerin

2017

Keoghan began his relationship with his beautiful girlfriend, Shona Guerin. On 18th July 2017, he was seen in the movie “Dunkirk” at New York Premiere in NYC along with his girlfriend.

Net Worth around $600,000

2018

Keoghan receives a good sum of money as a brand ambassador of a European luxury goods company, Dior. As of 2018, he has an estimated net worth of $0.6 million.