Netflix’s Daredevil star Charlie Thomas Cox is gaining big fame in the small screen with his versatile acting. The English actor who has been in the game for more than a decade is finally achieving the fame he deserves. Cox is the most recent face of Marvel as Matt Murdock aka The Daredevil. He was also credited big for his acting skills in ‘The theory of everything.’
Charlie Cox is the youngest of five children of his parents. He was born in the city of London on 15th December in 1982 and was brought up in East Sussex with utmost love and affection. He is the son of Patricia CA and Andrew Frederick Seaforth Cox, who is a publisher. Cox has one brother, Toby (born in 1974), and three half siblings from his father’s first wife: Emma, Zoe and Oliver.
He started his career as a supporting role in the film ‘Dot the I’ opposite Gael Garcia at the age of 19. The movie put him in the spot light as it received rave reviews at The Sundance Film Festival. This made him to work harder and with better efficiency which actually helped him to get many more offers from the industry. He started doing movies and also appeared in TV series simultaneously. He played the role of Lorenzo in ‘The Merchant of Venice’, followed by different genre movies such as ‘Things To Do Before You’re 30’ in 2005, ‘Casanova’ in 2005, ‘The Maidens’ Conspiracy’ in 2006, ‘Stardust’ in 2007 and many more. He tasted success at an young age and in a very short span of his career.
His movies were doing extremely well both critically and commercially when he was offered the role of Owen Slater for the TV series ‘Boardwalk Empire’. It was of 20 episodes but won the hearts of many. By this time, he was soaring high in the sky. His acting skills and love from the audience gained him a big project ‘Daredevil’. In this TV series, he is seen portraying the main character of Matt Murdock/Daredevil. The series started in the year 2015 and is still running successfully. Charlie Cox, nowadays, is popularly known as ‘The Daredevil’.
Education: Charlie Cox was brought up with his four siblings under the guardianship of his parents. At the age of eight, he was given his primary education from a local prep school. Later he was sent to Sherborne School in Dorset. He was brilliant in his academics and also focused on his other interests as well. He won the school’s Gerald Pitman Award for Drama twice in his education tenure. He left for London at the age of 18 to pursue higher studies.
Charlie Cox Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $15 Million US Dollars
Charlie Thomas Cox’s, net worth as of 2017 is estimated to be around $15 million US dollars. With yearly income of $2 million, Cox is a very wealthy man.
His television film Legacy earned him $114,2860 in the year 2013. In 2014 his movie ‘The theory of everything’ where he played Jonathan Hellyer Jones earned him a worldwide popularity and he earned $86,9570 from the movie.
Charlie Cox Business Model
Cox has acted in 17 movies. Some of them proved to be major hits while some were not so big. He has also appeared in many TV series; 7 in all, out of which, two are watched worldwide. The very popular ‘Daredevil’ is among the top ranked TV series across the world. Being such a popular actor, he has still not left stage shows. In 2016, he was in Manhattan Theatre Club playing a role in ‘Incognito’. Critics have always given thumbs up to his acting skills. In 2012, he won the Screen Actor Guild Awards for his outstanding performance in ‘Boardwalk Empire’ followed by Helen Keller Achievements Award for ‘Daredevil’.
Charlie Cox is gearing up for his new show to arrive in the mid 2017. This is another venture with Netflix. He will be playing the role as Daredevil. According to leading tabloid news, his long time girlfriend, Samantha Thomas, has given birth to his child.
Charlie Cox contains a great amount of maturity in his job. He speaks with strong emotion and has a harmonious presence as well as heaps of energy. He uses his strong points very effectively. He works very hard and utmost dedication. He is a true inspiration for the youth. Last but not the least, he is a kind human being too.