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David Suchet

David Suchet is an Emmy Award-winning English actor who has starred in television shows such as Oppenheimer, The Way We Live Now, Maxwell, and Agatha Christie’s Poirot. He has appeared in a number of successful films, including Executive Decision, The Bank Job, and American Assassin.

Early Years

David Suchet was born in London, England, on May 2, 1946. His ethnicity is White Caucasian, and he is a British citizen.

He is one of actress Joan Patricia’s three children with consultant Jack Suchet. He had two brothers, John Suchet and Peter Suchet, with whom he grew up. John is a journalist, author, and television host.

David, like his two brothers, attended Grenham House Boarding School. He then transferred to Wellington Institution, an independent school. John also acquired an interest in performing at the time, and at the age of 18, he joined the National Youth Theatre.

He also gave a performance at the Royal Academy of Music and Dramatic Art in London. He is currently a member of the company’s counseling team.

His career began in the theatre.

David Suchet began his career as an actor at the Watermill Theatre in Bagnor, Berkshire. In 1973, he joined the Royal Shakespeare Company. Following that, he appeared in a number of other productions, including Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? The Last Confession, and The Importance of Being Earnest.

Suchet made her television debut in CI5 The Professionals in 1978. Suchet’s first big-screen role occurred two years later in the film Schiele in Prison. Trenchcoat, The Little Drummer Girl, Iron Eagle, and Harry and the Hendersons are some of his other ventures.

In 2007, John starred as Robert Maxwell in the critically acclaimed television drama Maxwell. Her outstanding performance in a show earned her her first Emmy Award for Best Actor International Performance.

In addition, in 2019, Suchet lent his voice to the animated television series His Dark Materials.

Accumulated a net worth of $15 million

David Suchet’s net worth is believed to be $15 million, according to several web sources. The actor has amassed a sizable fortune over the course of his decade-long career in the entertainment industry.

He’s also appeared in a number of box office hits. The following is a list of some of them.

MovieReleased YearStar-CastBudgetBox-Office
Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes1984Ian Holm and James Fox$30 million$45.9 million
Iron Eagle1986Louis Gossett Jr. and Jason Gedrick$18 million$24.15 million
Harry and the Hendersons1987John Lithgow and Melinda Dillon$10 million$50 million
Executive Decision1996Kurt Russell and Halle Berry$55 million$122.1 million
A Perfect Murder1998Michael Douglas and Gwyneth Paltrow$60 million$128 million
Flushed Away2006Hugh Jackman and Kate Winslet$149 million$178 million
Arthur and the Invisibles2006Freddie Highmore and Madonna$85 million$107.9 million
The Bank Job2008Jason Statham and Saffron Burrows$20 million$64.8 million

David’s aforementioned projects probably contributed to a large percentage of his wealth.

John has also published a number of books, including Beethoven: The Man Revealed and Mozart: The Man Revealed.

Achievements And Awards

David Suchet has been engaged in the performing field for many years and has received various awards. For his part in the TV series Poirot, he was nominated for a British Academy Television Award (BAFTA) in 1991. In addition, for his portrayal in the 2007 BBC television film Maxwell, the actor received an International Emmy Award for Best Actor.

Sheila Ferris’s Married Life

On June 30, 1976, David Suchet married actress Sheila Ferris. In 1972, David and his future wife met at the Belgrade Theatre in Coventry, where they both worked. Sheila claimed that he fell in love at first sight, but that she took her time to warm up to him.

Before exchanging vows in 1976, the pair dated for several years. The couple has two children: Robert Suchet, a son, and Katherine Suchet, a daughter. The four-person family is currently residing in their London home.

Facts of David Suchet
Date of Birth:1946May-2
Age:75 years old
Birth Nation:England
Height:5 Feet 7 Inch
NameDavid Suchet
Birth NameDavid Suchet
FatherJack Suchet
MotherJoan Patricia
NationalityEnglish
Birth Place/CityLondon
EthnicityWhite
ProfessionActor
Net Worth$15 Million
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorDark Brown
Weight in KG68
Married toSheila Ferris
ChildrenTwo
EducationWellington School
AwardsInternational Emmy Award
MoviesExecutive Decision, The Missionary, Iron Eagle, A Perfect Murder, The Bank Job
TV ShowHis Dark Materials, Poirot, Great Expectations, Maxwell
SiblingsJohn Suchet and Peter Suchet