Karl Urban Bio, Height, Age

  • Karl Urban
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 20,000,000
  • Birthday: 7 Jun 1972
  • Age: 50
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Zodiac sign: Gemini
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 6,1 ft
  • Weight: 176 lb
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Karl-Heinz Urban
  • Nationality: New Zealander
  • Nickname: Karl
  • Religion: Not known
  • Ethnicity: White. German ancestry
  • Family Details
  • Father: Father owned a leather goods store
  • Mother: Mother mother was an employee in Wellington, at Film Facilities
  • Siblings: He grew alongside his two brothers
  • Distinctive Features
    • Deep commanding voice
    • Dark intense staring eyes
    • Dimpled cheeks
    • Hawk nose

Who is Karl Urban?

Karl Urban is best known for his roles as Leonard McCoy in the Star Trek reboot film series, and as Eomer in The Lord of The Rings trilogy.

He also became famous after acting Ghost Ship, a horror film, in the year 2002. Karl also played a crucial part in producing a video game in the film, Star Trek, back in the year 2013. He played the voice role of Leonard McCoy.

Short bio (Age, Education)

Karl-Heinz Urban was born in the year 1972 on 7th June in Wellington in New Zealand. He is the son of Germans, and speaks the language fluently.

Urban completed his early schooling at St.Mark’s Church School in Wellington. Later went to Wellington College from 1986 to 1990 from where he completed his higher secondary education.

How tall is Karl Urban? (Height, Weight)

Karl has a good height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs around 80kg. He is a handsome man with impressive body measurements. He has dark-brown hair and hazel color beautiful eyes.

How much is Karl Urban Net Worth?

As of 2022, Karl Urban’s net worth is $20 million, due to his starring roles in his filming and television projects.

Known for movies

    The Boys 2019 poster
    The Boys (TV Series) (2019) Billy Butcher
    Thor Ragnarok (2017)
    Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Skurge
    Riddick 2013 poster
    Riddick (2013) Vaako
    Star Trek (2009)
    Star Trek (2009) Doctor 'Bones' McCoy
    Doom 2005 poster
    Doom (2005) John Grimm
    The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002
    The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) Eomer
    Ghost Ship 2002 poster
    Ghost Ship (2002) Munder



Karl Urban house

Karl Urban has a pretty cool house in Auckland, New Zealand, which features four bedroomsand 2 bathrooms. The property is spread on a vast area of 3,025 square feet.

Hobbies and Interests

Favorite Movies: Queen Margot (1994), Cool Hand Luke (1967), A Prophet (2009) and Indian Jones movie series.
Favourite Song Suspicious Minds (1969)

  • Playing golf
  • Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Rock climbing
  • Gardening
  • Playing video games
  • Working out


  • Karl Urban tattoo

    He has a tattoo on his wrist in Anton’s honor – Forever Anton Yelchin.

  • Karl Urban tattoo heart

    He also has a tiny heart tattoo on his ring finger.

  • Karl Urban heart tattoo on his finger

    Heart tattoo.

Facts & Trivia

  • He made his debut Hollywood silver screen appearance with the role of Munder in the horror movie Ghost Ship in 2002.


  • He named his son Indiana after the Indiana Jones series.

  • Karl Urban 2023 height is 6 ft 1 inches or (185 cm tall).

  • Karl Urban net worth as of 2023 is estimated at around $30 million dollars.

  • He likes fishing, surfing, golfing, indoor rock climbing, and gardening. He is said to be very active and athletic in his life.

Major Awards

Screen Actors Guild Awards - 2004
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

Net Worth & Social Media

Starting his career in the early 2000s, Karl Urban has made a name for himself and amassed a stunning net worth of $20 million!

Net Worth $ 20,000,000