Paul Bettany Bio, Age, Height, Net Worth

Last updated: March 9, 2021
  • Paul Bettany
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 20,000,000
  • Birthday: 27 May 1971
  • Age: 50
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Zodiac sign: Gemini
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 6.35 ft
  • Weight: 198.5 lb
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Paul Bettany
  • Nationality: British
  • Nickname: Paul
  • Religion: He is an atheist
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Family Details
  • Father: Thane Bettany (Dancer, actor and drama teacher)
  • Mother: Anne Bettany (nee Kettle) (Stage singer, theater teacher and stage manager)
  • Siblings: Matthew Bettany (Younger Brother) (Died at the age of 8), Sarah Bettany (Older Sister) (Writer)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Blonde hair
    • Blue eyes

Who Is Paul Bettany?

Paul Bettany (born 27 May 1971) is an English actor known for his voice role as JARVIS. and as the Vision in the MCU, specifically the films Iron Man, Iron Man 2, The Avengers, Iron Man 3, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Infinity War.

Family

Regarding his family, his father’s name is Thane Bettany whereas his mother’s name is Anne Kettle.

The Paul Bettany younger sibling Matthew died aged 8 after fracturing his skull in a freak accident when Paul was 16. Sarah Bettany – Older Sister, Writer.

Movies

    Avengers Infinity War (2018)
    Avengers Infinity War (2018) Jarvis / Vision
    Transcendence (2014)
    Transcendence (2014) Max Waters
    Iron Man (2008)
    Iron Man (2008) JARVIS (voice)
    Master and Commander The Far Side of the World (2003)
    Master and Commander (2003) Dr. Stephen Maturin
    A Knight's Tale (2001)
    A Knight's Tale (2001) Geoffrey Chaucer
    A Beautiful Mind (2001)
    A Beautiful Mind (2001) Charles

Personal Life

  • Jennifer Connelly Jennifer Connelly (2002 – Present) The couple had tied the knot on 1st Jan 2003. They have 2 children, Stellan and Agnes Lark.
  • Laura Fraser Laura Fraser (2000 – 2002) British Actress, Laura Fraser and Paul Bettany dated from Jan, 2000 to Mar, 2002.
  • Emily Mortimer Emily Mortimer (1997 – 1999) Paul Bettany and British Actress, Emily Mortimer dated from 1997 to 1999.

Quotes

  • "In a world of increasing grey areas, we are becoming more and more entrenched in black and white positions." - Paul Bettany
  • "My experience of people is that they are infinitely forgivable." - Paul Bettany
  • "For some ungodly reason, I end up being naked in a lot of stuff. But there is a certain grace and kudos that come with taking your clothes off on the first day, a respect that is given by the rest of the cast." - Paul Bettany
  • "The only way one can guarantee one’s loyalty is love. Loyalty is beyond logic, really." - Paul Bettany
  • "Logic doesn’t really provide for loyalty. If your logic changes suddenly and things not make sense, you can alter your allegiance, but love stops you from being able to do that." - Paul Bettany
  • "I have no interest in movies that take you somewhere dark and leave you there, for no reason." - Paul Bettany

House

Paul Bettany real estate 1

Location: Brooklyn Heights

Price: $15.5 million

Cars

  • Aston Martin DB10 Aston Martin DB10

Facts and Trivia

  • Developed laryngitis after filming A Knight’s Tale (2001) because of all the yelling he had to do as Geoffrey Chaucer.

  • Decided at the age of 19 that he wanted to be an actor.

  • Paul Bettany got inspiration from his father who was once an actor but left his profession to become a teacher.

  • After two years of the death of his brother Matthew, Bettany started working in a home for elderly. He spent 1 year working before he went to the Drama Centre in London.

  • Paul Bettany and his family lived on a campus because his father Thane was a teacher at the all-girls boarding school Queenswood School.

Winning Awards

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Tiantian Award - 2018
Best Supporting Actor in Journey's End (2017)
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Evening Standard British Film Award - 2004
Best Actor in The Heart of Me (2002), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)
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Hollywood Film Award - 2008
Ensemble Acting of the Year in The Secret Life of Bees (2008)
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ALFS Award - 2004
British Actor of the Year in Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 20,000,000