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Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill 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 Chester, England). Henry is... See full bio »

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Man of Steel Clark Kent / Kal-El
(2013)
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Clark Kent / Superman
(2016)
Justice League Superman / Clark Kent
(2017)
(2018)

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 2019 The Witcher (TV Series) (pre-production)
Geralt of Rivia
- Episode #1.8 ... Geralt of Rivia
- Episode #1.7 ... Geralt of Rivia
- Episode #1.6 ... Geralt of Rivia
- Episode #1.5 ... Geralt of Rivia
- Episode #1.4 ... Geralt of Rivia
 2020 Squadron 42 (Video Game) (post-production)
Ryan Enright
 2018 Nomis
Marshall
 2018 Mission: Impossible - Fallout
August Walker
 2017 Justice League
Superman / Clark Kent
 2017 Sand Castle
Cpt. Syverson
 2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Clark Kent / Superman
 2013 Man of Steel
Clark Kent / Kal-El
 2012 The Cold Light of Day
Will
 2011 Immortals
Theseus
 2007-2010 The Tudors (TV Series)
Charles Brandon
- Death of a Monarchy (2010) ... Charles Brandon
- Secrets of the Heart (2010) ... Charles Brandon
- As It Should Be (2010) ... Charles Brandon
- Sixth and the Final Wife (2010) ... Charles Brandon
- You Have My Permission (2010) ... Charles Brandon
 2009 Blood Creek
Evan Marshall
 2009 Whatever Works
Randy
 2007 Stardust
Humphrey
 2006 Red Riding Hood
The Hunter
 2006 Tristan + Isolde
Melot
 2005 Hellraiser: Hellworld (Video)
Mike
 2003 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Simon Mayfield
- The Green Man (2003) ... Simon Mayfield
 2003 I Capture the Castle
Stephen Colley
 2002 Goodbye, Mr. Chips (TV Movie)
Soldier Colley
 2002 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (TV Series)
Chas Quilter
- Well Schooled in Murder (2002) ... Chas Quilter
 2002 The Count of Monte Cristo
Albert Mondego
 2001 Laguna
Thomas
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Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on wanting to be a leading man in Hollywood] I want to be one of those names that producers want to hire because you put bums on seats. See more »

Trivia:

Fan of the NFL football team the Kansas City Chiefs. Became a fan of the Chiefs because Clark Kent was from Kansas. Usually attends 2-3 games every year at Arrowhead Stadium. Proudly shows his loyalty by wearing his Chiefs gear on his movie sets.

Cavill is seen frequently on Instagram wearing a Chiefs hat and even was on the sidelines at Arrowhead Stadium when the Chiefs played the Steelers in the... See more »

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Nickname:

Hank See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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