Fionn Whitehead is a British actor. He is popular for portraying the protagonist in the 2017 war film Dunkirk, directed by Christopher Nolan. Besides, he is also known for his role in The Children Act.
Fionna Whitehead was born to Tim Whitehead and Linda Whitehead on 18 July 1997, in England. He was raised in his birthplace along with his two siblings, both sister, Hattie Whitehead and Maisie Whitehead. Regarding his nationality, Fionna is a British and is of white ethnicity.
Whitehead started his acting career at the age of 13 and acted in theatre programs. When he was a child, he used to play guitar and was a rugby player and breakdancer. He joined Orleans Park School, where he completed his early education. After that, he enrolled at Richmond College. He later joined the National Youth Theatre's summer course.
Whitehead made his acting debut in an ITV drama miniseries Him, which was directed by Andy De Emmony. The stars of this series are Katherine Kelly and James Murray.
In 2017, he featured in a war film Dunkirk, which was directed by Christopher Nolan. The co-stars of this movie are Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles, Aneurin Barnard, and James D'Arcy. The movie became a huge hit and grossed $527.3 million at the box office against the budget of $100–150 million.
The same year, Whitehead appeared in a drama film directed by Richard Eyre called The Children Act, based on the novel named The Children Act. The stars of this movie are Emma Thompson and Stanley Tucci. As of 2018, he is filming his upcoming movie Caravan.
The young and diligent British actor Whitehead is assumed to be single at present. He has not engaged himself in any love affairs and neither has dated any girlfriend. Whitehead seems to be focusing on his career instead of being involved in a relationship.
Fionn Whitehead makes a massive amount of money from his professional acting career. So far, he has appeared in numerous movies such as Quuers, The Children Act, Dunkirk, and so on. As of 2018, Whitehead's net worth is revealed to be $4 million.