Sullivan Stapleton Biography

Updated On Jul 17, 2019 Published On May 08, 2016
Facts of Sullivan Stapleton
Date of Birth: 1977 , June-14
Birth Nation: Australia
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Sullivan Stapleton
Birth Name Sullivan Stapleton
Nationality Australian
Birth Place/City Melbourne
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $ 3 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Affair with Carla Bonner
Girlfriend Carla Bonner
Married N/A
Divorce N/A
Awards Australians in Film Breakthrough Award
Movies The Lake
TV Show Strike Back
Siblings Jacinta Stapleton
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Australian Film Critics Association Awards for best actor, Sullivan Stapleton is an actor from Australia. He is popular in the world for starring the role of Sgt. Damien Scott in the SKY (BSkyB)/Cinemax/HBO television series Strikes Back.

Early life

Sullivan Stapleton was born on 14th June 1977 in Melbourne, Australia and has been acting since he was eight. He was born to Australian parents. He is also Australian and has white ethnicity.

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Sullivan and his younger sister Jacinta Stapleton joined acting and modeling agency after her aunt pursued them to join.

Personal life and affairs

While Sullivan was starring in the TV series Neighbours, he fell in love with this co-star Carla Bonner. Carla Bonner is also an Australian actress and she is famous for her role in several TV series and movies.

They hold this love affair for about two years and they called off their relation as boyfriend and girlfriend in 2007.

In 2004 while Sullivan was in Melbourne, he met another Australian actress and presenter Jo Beth Taylor. She added him on the Facebook sending him a request and they began their love life from 2010.

They also appeared in several ciceroni as a couple in 2010 and they broke up in 2011. There is no information about his married life and divorce.

Career and net worth

He was just eight during that time and a few months later he starred in the short film. In 1994, he starred the role of Adrian in the TV movie Baby Bath Massacre.

In 1996, he appeared in the movie River Street playing the role of Chris. He also starred the role of Gethin Fox/Anthony Hood/Ian Shannon in the TV series Blue Heelers that year.

He got his rise in fame after starring the role of Craig Cody in the movie the Animal Kingdom, starring James Frecheville, Guy Pearce and Joel Edgerton.

His breakthrough role as an actor came in 2011 after he began portraying the role of Sgt. Damien Scott in the TV series Strikes Back, starring Philip Winchester.

Networth

The actual salary about his annual salary is unknown but his net worth is said to be around $3 million.

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Born in Melbourne, Australia

June 14 , 1977

Sullivan Stapleton was born in Melbourne, Australia and has been acting since he was eight. He was born to Australian parents. He is also Australian and has white ethnicity. He has one sister named Jacinta Stapleton who is also an actress. 

Began his acting career

1994

Sullivan Stapleton joined Melbourne's St. Martin's Theater at young age and received his formal training in acting there. He also joined Sandringham Secondary College. In 1994, he starred the role of Adrian in the TV movie Baby Bath Massacre.

Appeared in the movie, River Street

1996

Two years later after making his acting debut, Sullivan Stapleton appeared in the movie River Street playing the role of Chris. In 1998, he was seen starring the role of Wayne Lassiter in the movie Amy. 

Appeared in the television series, Strike Back

2011

Sullivan Stapleton is an actor from Australia. He is popular in the world for starring the role of Sgt. Damien Scott in the SKY (BSkyB)/Cinemax/HBO television series Strike Back. He is also popular for portraying the role of Themistocles in the movie 300: Rise of an Empire.

Broke up with Carla Bonner

2007

While Sullivan Stapleton was starring in the TV series Neighbours, he fell in love with this co star Carla Bonner. Carla Bonner is also an Australian actress and she is famous for her role in several TV series and movies. They hold this love affair for about two years and they called off their relation as boyfriend and girlfriend in 2007.

Began dating Jo Beth Taylor

2010

In 2004 while Sullivan Stapleton was in Melbourne, he met another Australian actress and presenter Jo Beth Taylor. She added him on the Facebook sending him a request and they began their love life from 2010. They also appeared in several cicerones as a couple in 2010 and they broke up in 2011.

Nominated in Australian Film Institute

2010

For his role of Craig Cody in the movie Animal Kingdom, Sullivan Stapleton got his first nomination in Australian Film Institute. He got nominated for Best Supporting Actor. Half a decade later he also got nominated in this award for Best Lead Actor. 

Nominated in Australian Film Critics Association Awards

2016

In 2016, Sullivan Stapleton got nominated in Australian Film Critics Association Awards for the first time in his life for best actor. He has also been nominated in Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards in 2016 from the same category.