Cary Elwes Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 09 Mar, 2016
Facts of Cary Elwes
Date of Birth: 1962 , October-26
Age: 58 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet
Name Cary Elwes
Father Dominick Elwes
Mother Tessa Kennedy
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Westminster
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 4 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Lisa Marie Kubikoff (m. 2000)
Children Dominique Elwes
Education Sarah Lawrence College
Awards Not Yet
Movies The Princess Bride 1987
Siblings Cassian Elwes, Damian Elwes
Books Comic Book Villains
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Cary Elwes was born on 26 October 1962 as Ivan Simon Cary Elwes in Westminster, London to portrait-painter Dominic Elwes and interior designer and socialite Tessa Kennedy. He spent most of his childhood with his brothers Damian Elwes who is an artist and Cassian Elwes who is an independent film producer. Cary’s grandfather Elliott Kastner was an American film producer. Cary is of white ethnicity and holds an American nationality.

Cary went on to attended Harrow School and then the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. Cary’s father committed suicide when he was thirteen years of age. In 1981, Cary moved to the United States in order to study acting at Sarah Lawrence College based in Bronxville, New York. Cary began studying acting at both the Actors Studio and the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. He made his film debut in 1979 in Yesterday’s Hero. Later in his life, Cary went on to be seen in The Bride, The Princess Bride, Lady Jane as Guilford Dudley, Bram Stroker’s Dracula as Lord Arthur Holmwood, Robin Hood: Men in Tights as Robin Hood, Whisper of the Heart. He won a nomination in Blockbuster Entertainment Award for his role as Detective Nick Ruskin in Kill The Girls. He is credited for acting as John Houseman in Cradle Will Rock, Saw as Dr. Lawrence Gordon, Saw II as the same, Saw 3D, Justice League as Orin /Arthur Curry, Billionaire Boys Club as Andy Warhol. 

Cary Elwes has not had many affairs in the past. He was seldom seen with many women in the public. Cary has had a secretive personal life. He does not have a girlfriend. Cary is reluctant on speaking about his spouse and children. Carry met stills photographer Lisa Marie in the 1990’s a Malibu chili cook-off at and the couple went on to get engaged in 1997 married later on in 2000. They were living happily with their child for a few years. They however had a dispute and separated. However, they have not had a divorce. Cary and Lisa have a child. Cary is currently single and has not been dating anyone. Elwes is a shy man and is adored by many but his fans have always questioned his relationship status. 

Cary Elwes is currently 53 years old and stands tall at the height of 6 feet. He is adored by his fans. His books have attracted many readers and his acting skills have drawn many faces towards his performance. Cary’s net worth is estimated to be a total of $ 4 million which shows his huge salary which he garnered from his successful career. Elwes’ bio can be found on various social media sites like IMDb, Wikipedia and more.


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