Aneurin Barnard Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 30 Sep, 2019
Facts of Aneurin Barnard
Date of Birth: 1987 , May-8
Age: 34 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Aneurin Barnard
Father Terry Barnard
Mother June Barnard
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Ogwr, Mid Glamorgan
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Actor
Net Worth $5 Million
Married Lucy Faulks
Married to Lucy Faulks
Children One
Education Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies The Goldfinch, The Truth About Emanuel
TV Show Jacob's Leader
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Laurence Olivier Award-winning actor Aneurin Barnard is well-known for playing the role of Davey in the British independent musical film Hunky Dory. He is also recognized for his role of Claude in the drama-thriller film The Truth About Emanuel.

Born And Raised In Mid Glamorgan, Wales

Aneurin Barnard was born on May 8th, 1987 in Ogwr, Mid Glamorgan, Wales. As per his nationality, he is British and belongs to the mixed (Welsh, English, Cornish, & Scottish) ethnicity.

Talking about his family, he was born to Terry Barnard and June Barnard. His father is a coal miner and his mother is a factory worker. Aneurin was raised in Mid Glamorgan along with her sibling, Ceri Barnard.

Regarding his education, he went to the Ysgol Gyfun Llanhari in Rhondda Cynon Taf. While attending his secondary school years, he starred in the HTV Wales series named Jacob's Ladder.

Later, he joined the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama. Later, he also trained with Kimberley Nixon, Tom Cullen and graduated in 2008.

Famous For Hunky Dory and The Truth About Emanuel

In 2003, Barnard did a small role of Young Jonathan in the television series Jacob's Leader starring Paul Amos, Craig Barlow, and Philip Howe.

Later in 2008, he appeared as Damien in a British medical drama series Casualty. In 2010, Aneurin won the Laurence Olivier Award for the Best Actor in a Musical for his work as Melchior Gabor in Spring Awakening.

Aneurin Barnard posing for photoshoot SOURCE:

He played the role of Davey in the British independent musical film Hunky Dory in 2011 alongside Minnie Driver, Kimberley Nixon, Darren Evans and more. The actor also won Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival Award for Best Actor in Citadel.

The 32-year-old actor landed the role of Claude in the drama-thriller film The Truth About Emanuel in 2013. Kaya Scodelario, Russell Steinberg, and Anne Ramsay were the other stars of the film. He also won Ashland Independent Film Award for Best Acting Ensemble for his work in the film.

Barnard later made his appearance in the guest role in several series such as Agatha Christie's Marple, Killing Jesus, and Moonfleet. Talking about his recent work, he appeared as Paul Langevin in the biographical film Radioactive directed by Marjane Satrapi.

Estimated Net Worth Of $5 Million

The 5 feet 7-inch tall actor, Barnard has an estimated net worth of $5million as of 2019. He mostly earned his fortune from his acting career.

Aneurin is believed to have amassed a handsome sum of money from his performance in the film and television series. Some of his hit projects and their earnings are listed below:

Film Year Cast Member Earning
Hunky Dory  2011 Minnie Driver, Adam Byard, Kayleigh Bennett $139,653
Citadel 2012 James Cosmo, Wunmi Mosaku, Amy Shiels $141,886
The Truth About Emanuel 2013 Jessica Biel, Sam Jaeger, Jimmi Simpson $4,404
Mary Queen of Scots 2013 Edward Hogg, Tony Curran, Joana Preiss $10,237
The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Boc 2013 Michael Sheen, Sam Neill, Keeley Hawes $128,471
Interlude in Prague 2017 James Purefoy, Anna Rust, Dervla Kirwan $14,699
Dunkirk 2017 Fionn Whitehead, Damien Bonnard, Mark Rylance $526,940,665
The Goldfinch 2019 Oakes Fegley, Luke Wilson, Sarah Paulson  $6,677,125

Welcomed One Child With Lucy Faulks

As of September 2019, the Truth About Emanuel actor, Barnard is a married man. He got married to his long-term partner Lucy Faulks in 2017.

Barnard with his wife, Lucy SOURCE: Zimbio

The husband-and-wife are blessed with one child, but the name and other information regarding their child are not known as of now.