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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, and is of Irish, Scottish, and English ancestry. Henry's father, Colin Richard Cavill, a stockbroker, is of English origin (born in ... See full bio »

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TV ad for Dunhill 51.3 fragrance. See more »

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Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on always agreeing to take pictures with fans] People are very polite. They come up and ask (before taking a picture), and that makes a big difference. When people come up and ask, it's like, 'OK, yes, of course.' Rather than, 'Hey could you stop taking a photo of me across the room because there's going to be one bad shot of me and that's the one you're going to put on the Internet? Don't do ... See more »

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He is the first actor since Christopher Reeve to play the role of Clark Kent/Superman in more than one film. See more »

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Strong, defined jawline See more »

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Hank See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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