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Henry Cavill

Hello, dear Celeb NoteBook fans! Ready for a quick scoop on our Superman, Henry Cavill?

So, Henry, the British heartthrob, has been rocking our screens in various roles. From Charles Brandon in The Tudors to the swoon-worthy Superman in the DC Extended Universe, he is been killing it! And, of course, we can’t forget his badass Geralt of Rivia in The Witcher and the suave Sherlock Holmes in Enola Holmes.

Early Life:

  • Born on May 5, 1983, in Saint Helier, Jersey.
  • Fourth of five boys, he left Stowe School at 16 to pursue acting.

Career Highlights:

  • Started in 2001 with a minor role in “Laguna.”
  • Major breakthrough as Charles Brandon in “The Tudors” (2007–2010).
  • Portrayed Superman in the DC Extended Universe (2013–2023).
  • Acclaimed as Geralt of Rivia in Netflix’s “The Witcher” (2019–present).
  • Showcased Sherlock Holmes in Netflix’s “Enola Holmes” (2020) and its 2022 sequel.
Image of Henry Cavill as Superman

Noteworthy Projects:

  • Starred as Superman in “Man of Steel” (2013), “Batman v Superman” (2016), and “Justice League” (2017).
  • Critically praised as Geralt in “The Witcher” (2019).
  • Explored the detective world as Sherlock Holmes in “Enola Holmes” (2020).
Image of Henry Cavill as Geralt in The Witcher

Beyond Acting:

  • Executive producer of the first season of “The Witcher.”
  • Voiced Superman in video games “Injustice: Gods Among Us” (2013) and “Batman: Arkham Knight” (2015).

Awards and Nominations:

  • Won Empire Award for Best Newcomer (2014) for “Man of Steel.”
  • Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actor: Action (2016) for “Batman v Superman.”
  • Nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Actor in a Television Series for “The Witcher.”
Picture of Henry Cavill as Sherlock Holmes

Personal Touch:

  • Self-professed nerd and gamer, competing in professional gaming tournaments.
  • A fan of Arsenal Football Club.
  • Ambassador for Warhammer 40,000 tabletop wargame and brand ambassador for Omega SA watches.
Image of Henry Cavill as August Walker

Now, let’s talk about why he is everyone’s crush – impeccable fitness, killer acting chops, and that undeniable charisma. Comic book fans adore him, and rightfully so – his Superman is top-notch! Who wouldn’t love this guy?

Henry Cavill Biography:

Real NameHenry William Dalgliesh Cavill
Nick Name(s)None
Birth DateMay 5, 1983
BirthplaceSaint Helier, Jersey
Sign of ZodiacTaurus
Henry Cavill Age40 (as of December 2023)
Height6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters)
Weight185 lbs – 185 pounds – 83.91 KG
EducationStowe School, Stowe, Buckinghamshire, England
Total Number Of Movies25
Net worth$40 million
Income SourceActing
Years Active2001–present
Marital StatusSingle
ParentsMarianne Dalgliesh, Colin Cavill
SiblingsPiers Cavill, Niki Cavill, Charlie Cavill, Simon Cavill
Ethnic BackgroundEnglish, Irish, Scottish
Number of Countries Visited19+
Current ResidenceLondon, England
Business VenturesNone
Upcoming ProjectsFacebook
TriviaHenry Cavill is a fan of rugby and video games. He is also a trained swordsman.

Top Henry Cavill Movies and TV Shows:

Movie/TV Show TitleRelease YearRuntime/EpisodesCharacter Role
The Witcher2019–present3 Seasons – 24 EpisodesGeralt of Rivia
Enola Holmes 22022122Sherlock Holmes
Black Adam2022124Black Adam
Zack Snyder’s Justice League2021242Superman
Enola Holmes2020106Sherlock Holmes
Night Hunter201992Michael
Mission: Impossible – Fallout2018147August Walker
Justice League2017120Superman
Sand Castle2017135Corporal William Miller
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice2016183Superman
Man of Steel2013143Superman
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.2015116Napoleon Solo
Stardust2007129Tristan Thorn
Red Riding Hood2006N/AThe Hunter
Tristan + Isolde200696Tristan
Hellraiser: Hellworld200588Mike
I Capture the Castle200397Stephen Fleming
Midsomer Murders2003Appeared in 1 EpisodeSimon Mayfield
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries2002Appeared in 1 EpisodeCharlie Higgins
The Count of Monte Cristo2002Appeared in 3 EpisodesAlbert Mondego

In the Limelight: Henry Cavill, a versatile actor, has seamlessly transitioned from iconic roles like Superman to the fantasy world of “The Witcher” and the classic detective portrayal of Sherlock Holmes. Beyond the screens, his gaming prowess and ambassadorial roles make him a unique force in the entertainment world. Stay tuned for more on Celebs NoteBook!

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