Robert Carlyle Biography

Published On Apr 06, 2017
Facts of Robert Carlyle
Date of Birth: 1961 , April-14
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
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Robert Carlyle started acting at the age of 21 when he was involved at the Glasgow Arts Centre. After then he along with his four friends founded a theater company named as Raindog in the year 1991, and he debuted in his first movie Riff-Raff which was released in the same year.

Robert Carlyle is a married man and he is married to a makeup artist Anastassia Shirley in 1997. The couple is happy and together since their marriage and they are blessed with three children: Ava, Harvey and Pearce Joseph. Before his marriage, he was in a relationship with Carolin Peterson in 1991, but they got separated in 1996.

Robert Carlyle has been cast in many movies and television series. He is also one of the founders of the company named Raindog. He has been able to earn a good sum from his career and his recent net worth is estimated to be $10 million.

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Born in Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland

1961

Robert Carlyle is a famous Scottish actor who was born in the early 1960s in Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland. He was born to his parents Joseph Carlyle, a painter, and Elizabeth, a bus employee. He is also the owner of the company named Raindog.

Founded Raindog

1991

Robert Carlyle formed a theater company named Raindog in the year 1991. He formed the company along with his four friends and the company was successful in its work. The company Raindog is involved in many activities related to television and film work.

In relationship with Carolin Peterson

1991

Robert Carlyle was in the relationship with Carolin Peterson in 1991. The couple was together for about 6 years but they didn’t get married and neither they had any children. The couple couldn’t continue long and they got separated in 1996.

Married with Anastassia Shirley

1997

Robert Carlyle got married to a makeup artist Anastassia Shirley in 1997. The couple is blessed with three children: Ava, Harvey and Pearce Joseph. The couple is happy and together since their marriage and they currently live in Glasgow.

Net worth is $10 million

2017

Robert Carlyle has been featured in many movies and television series and has been one of the successful actors in Hollywood. He ahs been able to earn a good sum from his acting career. In 2017, his net worth is estimated to be $10 million.

Movie debut from Silent Scream

1990

Robert Carlyle made his debut in movies from the movie named Silent Scream which was released in 1990. In this movie, he has the role of Big Woody and his acting was appreciated. The movie Silent Scream got commercially hit during that time.

Television debut from Taggart

1990

Robert Carlyle made his television debut on the television series named Taggart which was released in 1990. The series Taggart is directed  Glenn Chandler by and he has the role of Gordon Inglish and he was featured in the episode named “Hostile Witness”. 

Voice in Video games for Eragon

2006

Robert Carlyle has also given his voice in video games. He gave his voice for the first time in the video game named Eragon which was released in 2006. In that video game, he gave his voice to the role named as Shade Durza.

Music video appearnce on Oasis

2002

Robert Carlyle has also been featured in music videos. He got his first music video feature in the music video named as Oasis which was released in 2002. In that music video, he has the role of “Little By Little”.  He also gets to be featured in an audio book named The Cutting Room.