- Name: Bertie Carvel
- Date of Birth: September 6, 1977
- Age: 42 years
- Birth Place: Marylebone, London. United Kingdom
- Zodiac Sign: Virgo
- Nationality: British
- Marital Status: Married
- Height: 6 feet 0inches
- Body Structure: Average
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Brown
- Children: One
- Parents: John Carvel and Patricia
- Profession: Actor
- Net worth: USD 5 million
Known best for his role in Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell as Jonathan Strange and cheating husband as Simon in Doctor Foster, Robert Hugh Carvel is moreover known as Bertie Carvel. Two times Olivier Award-winning actor for his performance as Miss Trunchbull in Matilda, the Musical and Rupert Murdoch in Ink has made it as big as a star in the film industry. Carvel being an actor has made appearances in several movies and theatre roles like The Wrong Mans, Doctor Who, Sherlock, and others.
There came a time when he announced his directorial debut in February 2016. He directed play Strife at the Minerva Theatre, Chichester which began in August 2016. His directorial career went tediously so, he had to focus on acting career instead. Gradually, he continued with his acting career thereafter.
Bertie Carvel is a screen actor by profession born on September 6, 1977, in Marylebone, London, England which makes him of British nationality. He is 42 years old as of 2020 and remains active in his acting career and directorial career from 2003 to date.
Education and Early Career
Carvel attended University College School for the completion of his school in Hampstead. Meanwhile, he joined the University of Sussex for his first-class honors degree which resulted in securing a place at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. His three-year course of acting training expenses was paid through the scholarship from The Wall Trust and the Sir John Cass Foundation. Carvel acts as a Patron of the Globe Theatre’s education departments where he provides free educational resources.
Carvel started his acting career from the theatre as he got sponsored for his acting training. He appeared in Revelations at the Hampstead Theatre. Likewise, he played a role as Alexander Ashbrook at the Arcola Theatre in 2005-2006. Eventually, he began his career In the theatre before getting a breakthrough in the films.
The 42 years old stage actor comes from reputed family background. His father and grandfather were both newspaper reporters. His father John Carvel was a journalist and his grandfather was an established political editor at the London Evening Standard. In contrast, his mother Patricia served as an organizational psychologist. As a whole, Carvel comes from a stable and self-acclaimed family.
Beginning his acting career via theatre, helped Carvel gain more expertise in his acting career. Commencing his theatre form the Revelations at the Hampstead Theatre is more known for his role in the Musical where he played Agatha Trunchball. Also nominated for the Olivier Award for Best Actor for the same movie Musical and Parade in 2008 managed to win the award in 2012 for the role of a psychopath Miss TrunchBall in Matilda the Musical. He also won the UK’s TMA Award for Musical and was nominated for the Evening Standard Award. The role of Miss TrunchBall helped him gain name and fame as the play was nominated and awarded with different awards. Later on, 2016 he made his directorial debut and directed the play Strife. Similarly, Carvel has also appeared in different films including Sherlock, Bombshell, Hawking, Midsomer Murders. Carvel was featured as Jonathan Strange in Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell, a novel by Susanna Clarke’s. He also has played the role of a cheating husband in the thriller series Doctor Foster.
The 42-year-old stage actor got married to actress Sally Scott on January 5, 2019. After a long term of almost 10 years dating each other, the couple got tied up. Sally is also an actor by profession known for her role in the TV series Trauma and TV movie Coalition. The couple recently had their first child in May 2020.
Standing at a height of 6 feet 0 inches (1.82 m) and weighing 78kg, Carvel has maintained his body structure to look like an actor. His hair color is Black And eye color is Brown with an average body type and straight sexual orientation.
Net Worth and Salary
Information regarding his monthly/annual salary is still under review but has piled up a great amount of money to live a lavish lifestyle. As of, Trending Celebs Now, Carvel net worth has increased up to $5 million approximately in 2019 from $1 million in 2018. His primary source of income is Stage Actor.
Wiki and Facts
Carvel has given a voice-over in the video game named Star Wars: The Old Republic as the Imperial Agent. Carvel also was obsessed with martial arts as he is a black belt in Shaolin System Nam-Pai0Shaun of Kung Fu. Carvel was best recognized for his role in Matilda the Musical and Doctor Foster, as a result, he also was rewarded with several awards.
Bertie Carvel is not much more of a person who loves being socialized. Having narrow followers of 14.1k followers and tweets of about 3.5k seems to be not much more influenced by social media. Reportedly, he has not been noticed using other social media platforms.