Stuart Townsend Biography

Updated On Feb 22, 2019 Published On Nov 09, 2015
Facts of Stuart Townsend
Date of Birth: 1972 , December-15
Birth Nation: Ireland
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Stuart Townsend
Birth Name Stuart Peter Townsend
Father Peter Townsend
Mother Lorna Townsend
Nationality Irish
Birth Place/City Howth
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $ 100 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Brown
Waist size 32
Chest Size 42
Bicep Size 15
Weight in KG 70kg
Famous for Director
Affair with Charlize Theron (2001–2010)
Boyfriend Charlize Theron (2001–2010)
Education Gaiety School of Acting
Awards WorldFest
Movies A Stranger in Paradise
TV Show Salem
Siblings Dylan Townsend, Chloe Townsend, Hugo Townsend, Ella Townsend
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Stuart Townsend is a famous actor from Ireland. He is also known to be a director. He is popular in Ireland for portraying his role in the movie The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen.

Stuart Townsend's early life

Stuart Townsend was from the upper-class family born as Stuart Peter Townsend on 15th December 1972 in Howth, County Dublin, Ireland to Lorna Townsend and Peter Townsend. His mother is a model and his father is a professional golfer. He is Irish and is of white ethnicity.

Stuart Townsend childhood dream was acting. When he was in Gaiety School of Acting, he played his first acting role in Tear Up The Black Sail.

Stuart Townsend's career

Stuart Townsend played his first major big screen role in 1997 and that was in the movie Shooting Fish, starring Kate Beckinsale and Ralph Ineson.

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Till now Stuart Townsend has appeared in more than twenty movies and television series. He is best known for portraying the role of Dorian Gray in the film The League of Extraordinary Gentleman, starring Jason Flemyng.

Stuart Townsend's personal life

In 2002, Stuart Townsend met the love of his life, Charlize Theron, while she was in the set of Trapped. Since that time on, they began their love affairs.

Stuart Townsend once claimed that they are not married officially but they think they are married and treat each other as loving spouse. They broke up in January 2010.

In May 2015, new came out that he is now in Costa Rica and he is living there with some Costa Rican woman. It is also reported that Stuart Townsend is expecting his second child with her.

Stuart Townsend's net worth

Stuart Townsend's net worth is rumored to be around $5 million. There are currently no details regarding his salary and other earnings.

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Born in Howth, County Dublin

December 15 , 1972

Stuart Townsend was from the upper class family born as Stuart Peter Townsend in Howth, County Dublin, Ireland to Lorna Townsend and Peter Townsend. His mother is a model and his father is a professional golfer. He is Irish and is of white ethnicity.

Joined Gaiety School of Acting

1990

Stuart Townsend was kind of inspired from her mother as she is a model and an actress. He also showed kind of big interest in acting since his childhood days so, with an aim to fulfill his dreams and to make him great actor in the days to come his parents enrolled him in Gaiety School of Acting. 

Played his first lead role

1997

While Stuart Townsend was in Gaiety School of Acting, he played his first acting role in Tear up the Black Sail. But that was just the minor role. He played his first professional role in 1997 and that was in the English movie, Shooting Fish.

Began dating Charlize Theron

2002

Charlize Theron is his first girlfriend and he began dating her since the start of 2002. Charlize Theron is also one of the famous actresses and she holds the citizenship of United States and South Africa. She is also the popular fashion model. 

Broke up with Charlize Theron

2010

His shy of decade of love life finally came to an end with the start of 2010. Stuart Townsend once claimed that they are not married officially but they think they are married and treat each other as loving spouse. But those feelings only remained in the world and they broke up in January, 2010.

Started living with Costa Rican woman

2015

After Stuart Townsend ended his first love life with Charlize Theron, he was kind of depressed and he remained single for about half a decade. In May, 2015, his brother claimed that he is now living together with some Costa Rican woman somewhere in Costa Rica. 

Expecting a child

2015

News about him, having settled down with some Costa Rican woman somewhere in Costa Rica became public in May, 2015 at the same time news about Stuart Townsend is soon going to be father for the second time is also revealed. 

Won Fantafestival

1998

Till now Stuart Townsend has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won several of them. In 1998, he got his first major award nomination in Fantafestival award. He won this award for his role in Resurrection Man. 

Stuart Townsend has an estimated net worth of $5 million

2019

As of 2019, actor Stuart Townsend has an estimated net worth of $5 million, which he has eraned from his career in movies and TV shows.