Conleth Hill Biography

Conleth Hill is an actor from Norther Ireland. He is mostly famous for his stage production performances both the in the UK and USA. His latest and most recognized role is that of Lord Varys on the popular HBO series “Game of Thrones”.

Conleth has made his Broadway debut in “Stones in his Pockets” by Marie Jones. For this performance he has been awarded the Dora Mavor Moore Award. He continued to have a successful stage career which led him being cast in multiple movies and shows. He first appeared in 2009 in a movie titled “Whatever Works” (2009). His other movie appearances include “Salmon Fishing in Yemen” (2011), “The Shore” (2011) and “Keith Lemon: The Film” (2014). He has a much longer TV career with appearances in various shows. He started appearing since 1988 with his first role being on “Boon.” He later appeared in such shows as “Blue Heaven,” “Suits” ,“The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle” and many more.

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Conleth Hill (Lord Varys) in “Game of Thrones”

But he will still be most recognized for his role in HBO’s “Game of Thrones”. He plays the conniving Lord Varys, which is usually not to be trusted by any of the characters. In real life, Conleth is a complete opposite, but has played this part exceptionally and became one of the more likeable characters on the show. He will reprise his role for the last season which is yet to come in 2018.

Conleth Hill is the recipient of a number of awards, among which are the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in 2001 and two nominations for Tony Awards.

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Conleth Hill and Peter Dinklage in “Game of Thrones”

Conleth Hill Net Worth and Salary

Conleth Hill has been working in the industry for a while now. He is a veteran and even though he does not have many commercially acclaimed performances, he still enjoys his work on stage. He was able to gather a substantial income once his movie career kicked off. Now he has a higher salary and is worth 2 million dollars in total.

Conleth Hill Partner and Family

Based on the current records, Conleth Hill is unmarried. He has never been married before as well so he has not have the chance to get a divorce either. He states that he has still not found the girls of his dreams and that she is there somewhere waiting for him. Currently he has a very busy schedule for his work. For now he prefers being single and has decided to put off him finding the girl of his dreams for now.

Conleth Hill Age

Conleth Hill is a veteran actor and is 53 years old now. He was born on 24 November, 1964 in Ballycastle, Country Antrim in Northern Ireland. He attended and graduated from St. McNissi’s College and he also attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama acting program. He graduated from it in 1988. But Conleth also has a very talented family. His older brother is a cameraman while his older sister is a producer. But it is his younger brother, Ronan, the sound engineer who probably has the most talent. He worked alongside his brother on “Game of Thrones” and was awarded three Emmy Awards for sound mixing.

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Conleth Hill as young actor

Height and Weight

Conleth Hill is in his middle ages and can play roles of middle aged men perfectly. He is not as young as he used to be, but still has the acting pedigree to pull off any kind of a role given to him. He is not as tall as people think as he is only 170 cm tall and weighs 86 kg.

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Conleth Hill today

Conleth Hill Bald

During his own time Conleth Hill is not bald. Fans of the “Game of Thrones” will recognize Conleth as the bald headed lord from King’s Landing. But for his other roles he does maintain a full set of hair. This makes him unrecognizable for most and fans of the show usually do not recognize him between filming the series. He has stated that he is required to shave his head each time during the filming. He does not mind it but he prefers to have hair instead of being bald.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Conleth Hill has a Northern Irish Nationality. His ethnic group is Caucasian.

Biography & Facts
Born: November 24 1964
Nationality: Northern Irish
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Religion: Roman Catholic
Profession: Actor
Net Worth: $2 million
Salary: N/A
Hair Color: White
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Height: 170 cm
Weight: 86 kg
Married to: No
Affair with: No
Children: No
Birth Sign: Sagittarius
Education: St. McNissi’s College / Guildhall School of Music and Drama