Anthony Hopkins Height, Age, Bio

Last updated: January 25, 2023
  • Anthony Hopkins
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 160,000,000
  • Birthday: 31 Dec 1937
  • Age: 85
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.9 ft
  • Weight: 154 lb
  • Hair Color: Salt and Pepper
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins
  • Nationality: British
  • Nickname: Tony
  • Religion: Agnostic
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Family Details
  • Father: Richard Arthur Hopkins (He was a baker)
  • Mother: Muriel Anne Hopkins (Housewife)
  • Siblings: N/A
  • Distinctive Features
    • Deep smooth voice
    • Welsh accent
    • Hair greased back and bold blue eyes

Who Is Anthony Hopkins?

Sir Phillip Anthony Hopkins was born on December 31, 1937, in Margam, Port Talbot, Glamorgan, Wales. He became popular because of his eccentric personage – Hannibal Lecter, to the role of which he returned in three thrillers.

Anthony Hopkins turned into the character of the cannibalistic serial killer – doctor Hannibal Lecter. In this role, the actor appeared in the movies The Silence of the Lambs, Hannibal and Red Dragon.

Movies and TV Shows

    The Two Popes 2019 poster
    The Two Popes (2019) Cardinal Ratzinger / Pope Benedict
    Hitchcock 2012 poster
    Hitchcock (2012) Alfred Hitchcock
    Thor (2011)
    Thor (2011) Odin
    The Edge 1997 poster
    The Edge (1997) Charles Morse
    Legends of the Fall 1994 poster
    Legends of the Fall (1994) Ludlow
    The Remains of the Day 1993 poster
    The Remains of the Day (1993) Stevens
    Howards End 1992 poster
    Howards End (1992) Henry Wilcox
    Bram Stoker's Dracula 1992 poster
    Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992) Professor Abraham Van Helsing
    The Silence of the Lambs 1991 poster
    The Silence of the Lambs (1991) Dr. Hannibal Lecter
    The Elephant Man 1980 poster
    The Elephant Man (1980) Frederick Treves

Personal Life

Marital Status: Married.
Wife: Stella Arroyave.
Children: He has a daughter named Abigail Hopkins (b. 20th August, 1968) by his first wife.

  • Stella Arroyave and Anthony Hopkins Stella Arroyave (Wife) (2002-Present) They are married since 2003.
  • Francine Kay and Anthony Hopkins Francine Kay (1998-2001) The couple had a relationship from 1998 to 2001.
  • Joyce Ingalls and Anthony Hopkins Joyce Ingalls (1995-1996) They dated from 1995 to 1996.
  • Martha Stewart and Anthony Hopkins Martha Stewart (1990-1991) Martha Stewart and Anthony dated from 1990 to February, 1991.
  • Geraldine Edwards and Anthony Hopkins Geraldine Edwards (1985) Anthony and Geraldine Edwards had an encounter in 1985.
  • Anthony Hopkins Jennifer Lynton (Ex-wife) (1972-2002) They are divorced after a marriage of 29 years.
  • Petronella Barker and Anthony Hopkins Petronella Barker (Ex-wife) (1967-1972) The duo are divorced after a marriage of 4 years. They had 1 child.


Quotes and Sayings

  • "No expectations. Ask nothing, expect nothing and accept everything, and life is very well." - Anthony Hopkins
  • "I’m very much a loner. I don’t like long relationships with people and I always keep people at a distance." - Anthony Hopkins
  • "We are dying from overthinking. We are slowly killing ourselves by thinking about everything. Think. Think. Think. You can never trust the human mind anyway. It’s a death trap." - Anthony Hopkins
  • "Guilt is the thief of life." - Anthony Hopkins
  • "Keep low expectations and life gets pretty good." - Anthony Hopkins


Anthony Hopkins malibu house

Back in 2001 the actor purchased a Malibu Beach House in Malibu, CA, which features five bedrooms and five bathrooms and a guest house with its own bed and bathroom. This beautiful 4,010 square feet mansion is valued at $3.8 million US dollars.

Car Collection

  • Anthony Hopkins cars

    Mclaren 570 S
    Maserati Quattraporte

  • Anthony Hopkins car collection

    Range Rover Vogue
    Porsche Carrera GT

Hobbies and Interests

Favorite Actor: Richard Burton.

  • Painting
  • Loves to write
  • Playing the piano
  • Driving cars

Facts & Trivia

  • He is a recovering alcoholic; Hopkins stopped drinking just after Christmas 1975.

  • His original portrayal of the character in The Silence of the Lambs has been labelled by the AFI as the number-one film villain.

  • Anthony Hopkins height is 5 ft 9 in or 174 cm tall.

  • Anthony is actually his middle name while his first name is Phillip.

  • He quit smoking using the Allen Carr method.

  • In 1993, he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II for services to the arts.

Major Awards

Academy Awards - 1992
Best Actor in a Leading Role in The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Primetime Emmy Awards - 1981
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special in The Bunker (1981)
Primetime Emmy Awards - 1976
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama or Comedy Special in The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case (1976)
BAFTA Awards - 1994
Best Actor in The Remains of the Day (1993)
BAFTA Awards - 1992
Best Actor in The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
BAFTA Awards - 1973
Best Actor in War & Peace (1972)
Saturn Award - 1992
Best Actor in The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 160,000,000