Caitriona Balfe is an actress, fashion model, and producer best known for her role in the Starz drama series Outlander.
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Caitriona was born in Dublin and raised in the village of Tydavnet, near Monaghan, in a family of seven. Her father retired as a Garda Sergeant. She finished her primary and secondary education in Ireland, and when she was 18, she enrolled in the Dublin Institute of Technology to study drama and pursue a career in acting. She was also offered work as a fashion model in Paris at that age.
Caitriona Balfe’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
Caitriona Balfe was born on October 4, 1979, and will be 42 years old on August 2, 2022. Her height is 1.77 meters, and her weight is 59 kilograms.
Caitriona Balfe’s Profession & Career
Balfe began her modeling career after an agent spotted her at a charity event in Dublin. Her modeling highlights include opening and closing shows for fashion designers such as Marc Jacobs and Narciso Rodriguez, for whom she has done seven fashion shows. She has walked in five Armani, Ann Demeulemeester, four Oscar de la Renta, Bottega Veneta, and Burberry, three Escada, Hush Puppies, and Mango shows, among many more.
Balfe made her acting debut in the 2006 film The Devil Wears Prada, playing a minor role. She has significant roles in films such as Super 8, where she plays the protagonist’s mother. She plays the CIA lawyer who hires Sylvester Stallone’s character in Escape Plan. In 2013, she also appeared in many music videos, including First Fires by British musician Bonobo and Chloroform by the French band Phoenix.’
She also appeared in the Warner Bros. web series H+: The Digital Series from 2012 to 2013. Balfe was cast as the lead actress in the Starz television series Outlander in September 2013. She also appeared in Money Monster alongside George Clooney and Julia Roberts (2016). She also appeared in the 2019 American sports drama film Ford vs. Ferrari, which performed well at the box office.
Achievements and Awards
She has received two Saturn Awards and two People’s Choice Awards for her portrayal of Claire Fraser in Outlander, as well as four Golden Globe Award nominations for Best Actress in a Television Series – Drama. Balfe has also received an Irish Film and Television Award.
She was named one of Entertainment Week’s 12 Breakout Stars of 2014 in December 2014. She was named BBC America’s Anglophenia Fan Favourites “Woman of the Year” in the same month.
Caitriona Balfe’s Husband, Marriage & Relationship
She used to live in Glasgow as of 2014. However, she previously settled in Los Angeles after beginning her career as a professional actor. She has also worked as a professional model in New York City, Paris, London, Milan, Hamburg, and Tokyo for companies such as Moschino, Givenchy, Alberta Ferreti, Louis Vuitton, and many more. Except for the Irish language, she is fluent in English and French.
She is also a supporter of the World Child Cancer Foundation. In 2018, she ran a marathon in London to raise funds for the organization. Caitriona Balfe married her music producer boyfriend Tony McGill in the United Kingdom in 2019. They exchanged vows in St. Mary’s Church in Somerset.
Caitriona Balfe’s Salary and Net Worth
Caitriona Balfe’s net worth is projected to be $5 million as of August 2022. Much of her healthy income comes from her TV series Outlander. Still, she has also made a good amount of money from filming numerous other movies and TV shows, and she has worked hard as a fashion model over the years to collect all of her riches and money.
|Celebrated Name||Caitriona Balfe|
|Real Name||Caitríona Mary Balfe|
|Age||42 years old|
|Birth Date||4 October 1979|
|Birth Place||Dublin, Ireland|
|Husband||Tony McGill (m. 2019)|
|Profession||Actor, Fashion Model|
|Net Worth||$5 million|