Sinead Cusack Biography
- Age: 69 years old
- Birth Nation: Ireland
- Height: 5 feet 5 inch
- Birth Sign: Aquarius
- Name: Sinead Cusack
- Birth Name: Sinéad Moira Cusack
- Father: Cyril Cusack
- Mother: Maureen Cusack
- Nationality: Irish
- Birth Place/City: Dalkey
- Ethnicity: White
- Profession: Actress
- Net Worth: $10 million
- Eye Color: Dark-Brown
- Hair Color: Brown
- Weight in KG: 65 KG
- Married: Yes
- Married to: Jeremy Irons (m. 1978)
- Children: Max Irons, Samuel Irons, Richard Boyd Barrett
- Education: University College Dublin
- Awards: Evening Standard Award
- Movies: Stealing Beauty
- Siblings: Niamh Cusack, Sorcha Cusack, Catherine Cusack, Pádraig Cusack, Paul Cusack 19
Sinead Cusack is a television and film actress of Irish nationality who has been known best for her role in the movies Rock n Roll as well as Much Ado about Nothing. She has also won nominations of several awards for these films and her relationship with spouse Jeremy Irons is talked about on the media more than her career is. She was born to parents Mary Margaret “Maureen” Kiely and father, actor Cyril James Cusack on Dalkey, County Dublin on 18th February, 1948.
Born as Jane Moira Cusack, she later changed her named to Sinead. Her siblings, Sorcha Cusack, Niamh Cusack and Catherine Cusack are all actors too. Cusack entered the field of acting first, by appearing in the Abbey Theatre in Dublin. Later, she moved to London to join the Royal Shakespeare Company. Before moving to London, she acted on movies like David Copperfield, Alfred the Great, Hoffman, Tam Lin, Revenge etc.
She has since appeared in several movies like The Last Remake of Beaur Geste, Dublin Murders, Rocket Gibraltar, Venus Peter, Waterland, Bad Behavior among many others. Her other movie endeavors includes acting in The Cement Garden, Sparrow, Uncovered, Stealing Beauty, The Nephew, Passion of Mind, My Mother Frank, Dream, I Capture the Castle, Mathilde, North and South, Dad, V for Vendetta, The Tiger’s Tail, Eastern Promises, A Room with a View, Cracks, Camelot, Wrath of the Titans etc. Her most recent roles include in movies like The Sea, 37 Days, Queen and Country and Stonehearst Asylum. For her role in Much Ado About Nothing, she has received two Tony nominations for Best Leading Actress. She has obtained a Tony nomination for Best Featured Actress for her role in Rock n Roll.
As far as her personal life is concerned, she is known for her relationship with her present husband, Jeremy Irons. She was previously linked with George Best around 1968. She was later rumored to be dating Peter Sellers at around 1970 but the rumors were not confirmed. She married her present husband Jeremy Irons at around 1978 and they supposedly have a tumultuous relationship. They have two sons Samuel James who was born on 1978 and Maximilian Paul, born on 1985 together. Jeremy Irons’s repeated comments about liking to touch girls and pat on their backsides have been the reason why he has been constantly scrutinized for his behavior. This supposedly has had impact on his marriage to Sinead but the actual story has not come out yet. It cannot even be said if the couple are actually together now or not. Before her marriage to Irons, she has another son Richard Boyd Barrett, born on 1967, who she had given up for adoption. Richard is now a member of the Irish parliament.
Cuscak’s actual net worth is not known but the net worth of her husband is supposedly 10 million dollars. Sinead has a height of 5 feet and 5 inches.
- Last modified : 07 January, 2016
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