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Henry Cavill


Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill is a British actor. He was born on the Bailiwick of Jersey, a British Crown dependency in the Channel Islands. His mother, Marianne (Dalgliesh), a housewife, was also born on Jersey, of Irish, Scottish, and English ancestry, and his father, Colin Richard Cavill, a stockbroker, is of English origin (born in Chester, ... See full bio »

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Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on not being able to get into contact with his friends, girlfriend or family after winning the role of Superman]: I thought to myself this is ridiculous! I just won the role of a lifetime and nobody's answering their bloody phones! See more »

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During his childhood he was bullied a lot at school for his chubbiness and known as "Fat Cavill" because he was fat as a kid. He started to turn things around when he landed a role in the movie The Count of Monte Cristo (2002) where he had to lose a lot of weight to get the part. The biggest turning point came when he landed the lead role in Immortals (2011). Cavill went shirtless for half the ... See more »

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Muscular physique See more »

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Most Dashing Duke See more »

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Taurus

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