Robert Sheehan is an Irish actor. He is most famous in 2020 for portraying ‘Klaus Hargreeves’ in the Netflix TV show ‘The Umbrella Academy.’
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Robert Sheehan Biography
Robert was born in County Laois, Ireland. He was born on the 7th of January, 1988. He is 32 years old as of 2020. He has been active in the acting industry since 2003. To date, he has done 30+ TV shows and several movies as well. He likes to call himself the Irishman with a recessive pirate gene.
Robert is also the recipient of multiple national and international awards. Recently in 2020, he was even listed as the number 41 on the list of Ireland’s greatest film actors.
Robert Sheehan Early Life, Family and Education
Robert spent his childhood on Portlaoise, his hometown. He is the youngest son of Maria Sheehan and Joe Sheehan. He has two other siblings. Thier names are Brendan Sheehan and Shauna Sheehan. His father used to work in the national police service of Ireland. Robert is a Christian by religion.
Robert completed his schooling from St Paul’s school, located right near his home. Later, he went on studying Film and Television and Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology. He already had started pursuing acting before he joined the college. He had ‘Summer of the Flying Saucer’ ongoing on his first year, which made him skip lots of classes. He even failed his first year final examination. Then he decided not to repeat college and focused more on professional career.
Robert Sheehan Height, Weight and More
Rober has a slim and slender body. His height is 6 feet and 0 inches. He weighs 70 kg. His body type is Ectomorph, with tall and thin frame. His hair color is dark brown. He has beautifual Hazel colored eyes. His US shoe size is 8. We do not see tattoos on his body.
Robert Sheehan Career
Here are some honorable mentions of the TV Shows and movies Robert Sheehan has worked on.
- The Cripple of Irishman: Role of Crippled Boy
- Young Blades: Louis XIV of France
- Red Riding: BJ
- Misfits: Nathan Young
- Love/Hate: Member of Dublin
- Mortal Engines
- The Umbrella Academy
Robert is the winner of BAFTA Award for his role on Misfits. He has got another nomination for the same award along with three IFTA nominations as well.
Robert Sheehan Girlfriend and Relationships
Robert has been dating Sofia Boutella from 2014 to 2018. They broke up in October 2018 for thier own personal reasons. There are no rumors of him dating after Sofia. He is currently married.
Sheehan is known for challenging the ordinary gender rules and norms in the large events and red carpet clothing. He has stated in several of his interviews that he is open to experiment with his sexuality. But he has clearly identified himself as heterosexual.
Robert Sheehan Net Worth
The net worth of Robert Sheehan is $4 Million US Dollars. He charges $40 Thousand US Dollars on average per episode of shows he works on. Besides he also earns a large sum of money through brand endorsements.
Robert Sheehan Instagram and More
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Robert Sheehan Latest/Interesting Facts
- His full name is Robert Michael Sheehan. He got his middle name in the ‘confirmation’, a Christian naming ritual.
- Sheehan has worked as a stand-up comedian as well.
- His zodiac sign is Capricorn.
- His first audition was a song named Raggy Boy.
- Sheehan is also an advocate for equal rights for all kinds of gender equality and same-sex marriage.
- He is a great banjo player. It was his favorite musical instrument while growing up.