Jeremy Irons

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Actor (1948)
Sun Jun 19 2022
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Relationship Timeline Of Jeremy Irons

Wife : Sinéad Cusack
Jeremy Irons Married To Sinéad Cusack In 1978.
Ex-wife : Julie Hallam
Jeremy Irons Married To Julie Hallam In 1969 And Divorced In 1969.

If you are a Hollywood movie fan, then you will probably know Jeremy Irons who is an Oscar-winning actor. He is known for his extraordinary acting skills and talent who has worked in every section of acting. He rose to fame after appearing in the romantic drama, The French Lieutenants Woman.

The legendary actor, Jeremy, was born on 19 September 1948 in Cowes, Isle of Wight, England, under the birth sign, Virgo. Similarly, he belongs to white ethnicity and holds a British nationality.  

Who Is The Wife Of Jeremy Irons?

The well-known actor, Jeremy's current wife, is Sinead Cusack, who is a famous Irish stage, television, and film actress. The two tied the wedding knot on 28 March 1978 in a closed ceremony. 

Not to mention, the pair also starred in DC Comics adaptation movies such as V for Vendetta, Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, and Justice League.

Jeremy and his spouse, Sinead walking together
Image: Jeremy with his wife, Sinead Cusack
Source: Daily Mail

On the auspicious occasion of his 40th marriage anniversary in 2018, Jeremy opened up about his relationship. He explained, the duo first met in an outdoor cafe in Chilly weather. Sinead, furthermore, added that she thought Jeremy to be a gentleman with strict behavior and great in essence; and it was an odd date. 

The lovely pair is married for 41 years as of 2020, and they are still going strong without divorce rumors and controversies. They are spotted together in award functions and festivals. 

Previously In A Marital Relationship With Julie Hallam

Before being wedded to Sinead Cusack, he exchanged wedding vows with Julie Hallam, an actress best known for playing the movie Softy Softy: Task Force. They kissed and the officiator pronounced them as husband and wife in 1969. 

Jeremy and his first wife, Julie Hallam attending an award function
Image: Jeremy with his first wife, Julie Hallam
Source: Getty Images

Unfortunately, their marital relationship did not work out, and they parted their ways shortly. The ex-couple does not share any children from their togetherness.

A Proud Father Jeremy Irons!

Not only is Jeremy enjoying his 41 years of marital life but also enjoys the parenthood. He shares two kids from his marriage with Sinead. Sinead gave birth to their first child, Samuel Irons, on 16 September 1978

Eldest son of Jeremy
Picture: Jeremy's eldest son, Samuel Irons
Source: YouTube

Samuel followed his father's footsteps and is a renowned actor as of 2020. He featured in several hit movies such as Danny the Champion of the World and The Making of 'Roald Dahl's Danny the Champion of the World'

Similarly, the pair's second son, Max Irons was born on 17 October 1985. He is also an actor and model known for starring in movies such as Red Riding Hood and The Wife

Jeremy and his younger son, Max
Image: Jeremy with his son, Max Irons
Source: Reddit

Max, furthermore, is currently married to his long-time girlfriend, Sophie Pera, who is a fashion director of society magazine Tatler. Their marriage ceremony was held near Max's family home in Oxfordshire.

Besides the two sons, his wife, Sinead, gave birth to a son in 1967 and placed him for adoption. However, she has been tight-lipped concerning the father of her child and child's name.

'Marriage Is Hard' Statement Of Jeremy Irons

Jeremy stated that he loves to touch women. In an interview, he said,

"I love touching. I always touch people. Basically, any self-respecting woman would tell you to f*** off if she minded. I think we're very robust as human beings. I had people when I was younger, trying to feel me up. Older men. I just told them to get lost."

Back in his days, he accompanied an attractive brunette Emina Ganix who is three decades junior to him. Not only that, but he also took her for lunch and walked the red carpet in arm with an arm. Similarly, he consider marriage a hard thing. Following his statement, he said to Standard UK,

"I think that is a generalization, and everyone has to make their mind up. What I have learned is that no marriage is what it seems. I believe a couple should always talk to each other, and try to make it work, stick at it. It's worth it."

Irons says, like all couples, there are fights, there are arguments, and everyone always considers divorce. He added, marriage gives us strength, and it is hard to get out of it, which makes us fight more to keep it together.

Net Worth Of Jeremy Irons

Being and Oscar-winning actor, Jeremy has accumulated a hefty amount of net worth from his successful career. So, how much could be Jeremy's Net worth? Irons fortune is estimated at around $16 Million as of 2020. 

It is over 50 years of Jeremy in Hollywood, and he has contributed Hollywood with the box-office hit movies such as Batman Vs. Superman, where he appeared alongside Amy Adams.

Some of the movies that he played has over billions of earnings. They are:

1.Batman Vs Superman$873,634,919
2. Assassin's Creed$240,697,856
3.Justice League$657,924,295
4.Dungeon & Dragons$33,978,694

Not to mention, he must've bagged millions of dollars from these hit movies. The average income of an actor in America is around $56,000 as of 2020. However, being an Oscar-winning actor, he might be boasting a yearly earnings of $200,000. Furthermore, he also earns a decent sum of money through commercials and endorsements deals.

Living His Life Lavishly And Owning Castles

With all of his earnings and wealth, he is living his life to the fullest and lavishly. As a 60s actor, he loves antiques and old things. He owns Kilcoe Castle near Ballydehob, Country Cork, Ireland, which was built in the 15th Century. He bought this castle in 1998 for $239,000 and restored it, which took three years.

Inside of Jeremy's Castle At Country Cork
Image: Inside of Jeremy's Kilcoe Castle
Source: Independent

Furthermore, he has another residence in The Liberties of Dublin and also owns a home in his birth town of Cowes. Similarly, he also owns a mews house in Notting Hill, London. Besides houses, he is a car and bike lover and owns some of the popular cars and bikes. 

He owns:

S.No.Cars & BikesPrice
1.Vintage Volkswagen Beetle$1 million
2.BMW$35,200 to $147,500
3.Audi$33,300 to $169,900
4.Land Rover$90,900
5.BMW Cruising Bike$1,000
6.Ducati Bikes$22,995 to $30,000

Without a doubt, his luck is going to rise in the coming days as he is still active in the entertainment industry.

Charity Works Of Jeremy Irons

Not only he spends his earnings in houses and cars, but he is active in charitable works. Currently, he is the Patron of the "Emergency Response Team Search and Rescue," which is a life-saving United Nations disaster search and rescue team. Besides it, he also supports other charities such as the Prison Phoenix Trust in England.

Back in 2010, he starred in a promotional video for The 1 Billion hungry projects, which are a worldwide drive to move hunger to the top of political agenda. Further, he is also a Goodwill Ambassador of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN in 2011. 

In November 2015, he supported the No Cold Homes campaign along with other celebrities such as Lizzy Caplan, Helen Mirren, and Ed Sheeran.

He is also a patron of the Chiltern Shakespeare Company and the first Chancellor of Bath Spa University. For his contribution, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by Southampton Solent University in 2008.

The Triple Crown Actor!

Jeremy is one of the nine actors to win the Triple Crown of Acting (Oscar, Emmy, And Tony). The other actors who have won this Triple Crown are Thomas Mitchell, Jason Robards, Geoffrey Rush, and many more. He won an Oscar for playing the role of Claus Von Bulow in Reversal of Fortune in 1991.

Jeremy winning Oscar
Picture: Jeremy's showing his Oscar Award
Source: Pinterest

In 2014, he won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Narrator. Similarly, he won the 1984 Tony Award for Actor in a Drama for "The Real Thing." The most surprising moment, while he was called to the stage to accept Oscar, is that he was wearing sneakers.

Besides Tony, Emmy, and Oscar, he has won several other reputed awards such as the Drama League Award, Clarence Derwent Award, Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, and Primetime Emmy Award. As of 2020, he was not nominated in the Academy Awards but Parasite wins it big in this year Oscars.

Jeremy Irons Movies And TV Shows

Irons started her career as an actor by starring in theatrical productions such as The Winter's Tale, Hay Fever, What the Butler Saw, and The Boy Friend. Later in 1971, he debuted in TV series, The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes as Nephew George. Since then, he has appeared in over 20+ TV series. Some of them are:

  1. The Civil War - 1990
  2. The Magic 7 - 2009
  3. The Simpsons - 2012
  4. Life on Fire - 2013
  5. Watchmen - 2019

In 1980, he appeared in Nijinsky as Mikhail Fokine. Then after, he appeared in several movies. To date, he has credited for over 20+ videos. Some of the hit movies that he played throughout his career are:

  1. The Mission - 1986
  2. Reversal of Fortune - 1990
  3. The Lion King - 1994
  4. Lolita - 1997
  5. Batman Vs. Superman - 2016

His recent appearance was in the 2018 movie An Actor Prepares as Atticus Smith. His Love, Weddings & Other Disasters is in post-production.


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