Anthony Hopkins is a Welsh film, television, and theater actor, producer, director, composer, and painter. He is best known for his roles in The Silence of the Lambs, The Mask of Zorro, The Bounty and Meet Joe Black.
Anthony Hopkins' Early Life
Anthony Hopkins was born Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins on 31 December 1937 and is currently 81 years old. He was born in Margam, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, and Wales of the United Kingdom to mother Annie Muriel and father Richard Arthur Hopkins. He is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Anthony Hopkins' Career
Due to persisting of his parents, he attended Jones' West Monmouth Boys' School and got an education from Cowbridge Grammar School in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. He joined Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Cardiff, Wales and graduated in 1957.
Later, he joined the National British Army and served the nation for two years and moved to London. In London, he gets training in arts at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
Till the date, Anthony has appeared in numerous movies and television series like Westworld, American Masters, One Man's War, Dark Victory, War and Peace, Thor: The Dark World, Mission: Impossible 2, The Bounty, Magic, Young Winston, and many others.
Anthony Hopkins' Net Worth
As of early 2019, Anthony Hopkins' net worth is reported to be around $160 million. Back in 2000, his salary from Mission: Impossible II was $5,000,000, Hannibal was $15,000,000, Red Dragon was $20,000,000, and The Wolfman was $15,000,000.
Anthony Hopkins' Personal Life
Anthony has been married three times. He married first with Petronella Barker in 1966. They have one daughter; Abigail Hopkins who was born on 20 August 1968 but got divorced in 1972.
After a year of divorcing the first wife, he married Jennifer Lynton in the year 1973 and divorced her in 2002. He married Stella Arroyave on March 1, 2003, and has been living a blissful married life with no rumors of divorce and separation issues.