Sharlto Copley Bio, Age, Nationality, Parents, Siblings, Height, Net Worth
Sharlto Copley stands 6 feet tall and weighs 82kg.
Facts of Sharlto Copley
|Full Name:||Sharlto Copley|
|Age:||48 years 7 months|
|Birth Date:||November 27, 1973|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo, Aquarius|
|Birth Place:||Pretoria, South Africa|
|Father's Name:||Bruce Copley|
|Mother's Name:||Linda Stocks|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Tanit Phoneix Copley|
|Profession:||Actor, producer, Director|
|Education:||Redhill School in Morningside|
|Net Worth:||$15 million|
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Since 2006, Sharlto Copley has been a well-known South African actor, producer, and director in the film business. He became an international celebrity after his first true performance as an actor, as the major character in the Oscar-nominated sci-fi picture “District 9.” (2009). He was nominated for two IGN Movie Awards, one for Best Performance and the other for Favorite Summer Hero (2009).
Sharlto Copley: Bio, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity
Sharlto Copley was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, on November 27, 1973. Dr. Bruce Copley, a former university professor, is his father’s name, and Linda Stocks is his mother’s name.
Copley grew up alongside his brother Donovan, the lead singer of Cape Town Band Hot Water.
In addition, he is a South African national with an English ancestry. He is a huge supporter of the Springboks, South Africa’s national rugby union team.
He attended Grahamstown’s St. Andrew’s Preparatory School and Morningside, Johannesburg’s Redhill School. Director Neill Blomkamp and Sharlto Copley are good friends who went to the same high school.
All about Sharlto Copley’s Career
Copley began working in the sector in 2006. He made his acting debut in the 2006 short film Yellow, in which he played a soldier. He is most known for his roles as Agent M. Kruger in the 2013 film Elysium and Stefan in the 2014 picture Maleficent. He is also known as Wikus van der Merwe, the star of the Oscar-nominated film District 9, and as the director and producer of the film (2009). He rose to become one of South Africa’s youngest television producers at the time.
Furthermore, in 2015, the South African actor played Christian Walker in the television series Powers. He also worked on the video game Payday 2 in a similar capacity.
Net Worth and Salary
Sharlto’s net worth is $15 million as of 2022, at the age of 48. Since 2018, his net worth has increased considerably. His main source of income is as a prominent actor, although he also dabbles in writing, directing, and producing on occasion.
Relationship Status: Divorced?
Sharlto Copley married Tanit Phoneix Copley, a South African fashion model and actor. The pair married in Cape Town, South Africa, on February 15, 2016.
In January of 2012, the couple began dating. Sharlto proposed to Tanit on the island of Kauai, Hawaii, on March 28, 2015, after three years of dating. The couple is currently married and has an unconditional love for one another.
Copley and his wife Tanit are the joyful parents of Sielle Phoneix Copley, their only child. On January 1, 2017, the couple announced the birth of their first child together. The three-person family currently splits their time between Cape Town and Los Angeles.
Height, Weight, Eyes Color
The handsome actor is 6 feet tall and weighs roughly 82 kilograms.