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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 London fragrance. See more »

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2 Articles | 25 Pictorials | 14 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on how playing Theseus in Immortals prepared him for playing Superman] The physical experience prepped me for [Superman's] physical experience. I've learned that when you go to this kind of level, it's no longer about the physical, it's more about the mental. It's about the will power to push yourself into that very dark place. You're standing next to the precipice and you've got that weight on ... 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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Macho, heroic, stoic characters See more »

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Most Dashing Duke See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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