Wednesday 23 September 2020

Henry Cavill

Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill, the British actor was born on 5th May 1983, at Saint Helier, Jersey. He is the son of Marianne Dalgliesh, a secretary in a bank, and Colin Cavill, a stock broker. 

Cavill’s film career started with his role in Laguna (2011), and The Count of Monte Cristo (2002). He did number of television series including Midsomer Murders (2003), and Goodbye, Mr. Chips (2002). The role which strengthened his acting career is said to be the one in The Tudors as Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk. Cavill later appeared in films including Tristan & Isolde (2006), Stardust (2007), and Immortals (2011). 

He rose to prominence after appearing as Superman in the DC Extended Universe superhero films Man of Steel (2013), Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016), and Justice League (2017). He is also popular for his role as Geralt of Rivia in the Netflix fantasy series The Witcher (2019-present). 

Henry Cavill Religion

He was raised a Catholic in his childhood. Apart from that information, nothing regarding the religious beliefs or thoughts about the same are not available. It seem like the Superman actor is not interested to discuss about his spiritual side with the public. 

Henry Cavill Political Views

Cavill is a philanthropist and activist. He supports the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, and is an ambassador for The Royal Marines Charity. He took part in The Gibraltar Rock Run 2014, as a part of the Royal Marines 1664 Challenge. In 2014, he took part in the ice bucket challenge, in order to support the ALS Association, which advocates the issues related to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. 

Who is he dating?

Henry Cavill was engaged to Ellen Whitaker before2011. He was in a relationship with Gina Carano, the American actress for around two years from 2012 to 2014. He dated American actress Kaley Cuoco also in 2013. Later in 2014, he has dated Marisa Gonzalo, who had hobbies and interests opposite to that of Cavill. Cavil was a nature lover and animal protector, but Gonzalo loved hunting. 

He dated Tara King from 2015, and the couple got separated in 2016. Currently, he is in a relationship with Lucy Cork, a stuntwoman. 

Henry Cavill Hobbies

He is an avid PC Gamer since childhood. He also has great experience in playing The Witcher game, which he considers as an inspiration to play the role of Geralt in the television series. He also loves the Total War series of games. He is a fan of the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs, and also is a great fan of rugby. 

Interesting Facts

    • Cavill was preferred by Stephenie Meyer to play the role of Edward Cullen in the Twilight movie franchise, but he got replaced by Robert Pattinson. He was selected to play the role of James Bond in Casino Royale too. 

    • He was named as “World’s Sexiest Man” by British Glamour magazine in the year 2013. 

    • He has missed a call from the Superman crew while playing World of Warcraft.