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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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3 Articles | 25 Pictorials | 15 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on how he is able to achieve such great results in the gym] I'm incredible strong-willed and if I decide I'm going to do something then I won't stop until it's done. I'm driven. There are points during training where you could slow down and not beat your previous numbers or keep going and definitely puke. There's a switch in your head where you say 'sod it'... And you do it. I never collapse ... See more »

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His favorite actors are Mel Gibson and Russell Crowe. He will be playing the son of Crowe's character Jor-El in Man of Steel (2013). See more »

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Muscular physique See more »

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Taurus

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