• Ruairi O’Connor is an Irish actor born on July 9, 1990.
• He is known for his roles in films such as “What Richard Did”, “Handsome Devil” and “Teen Spirit”.
• He has also appeared in TV series such as “Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope” and “Delicious”.
• Ruairi likes photography, traveling and hiking.
• As of November 2020, his net worth is estimated to be over $500,000.
Who is Ruairi O’Connor?
Ruairi O’Connor was born in Howth, County Dublin, Ireland, on July 9, 1990 – his zodiac sign is Cancer and he is of Irish nationality. He’s an actor who is perhaps best known for his portrayal of Henry Tudor (Henry VIII), one of the main characters in the historical drama mini-series “The Spanish Princess”, created by Emma Frost, and which also starred Charlotte Hope and Olly Rix. The story follows Catherine of Aragon, the princess of Spain, as she attempts to ascend to support the throne of England.
Youth and education
Ruairi was raised as an only child in Howth by his parents, who bought a stud farm when Ruairi was 14 and the family moved to the countryside to work on it.
Ruairi became interested in acting during his freshman year in high school, and so joined the school’s drama club and performed in almost all the plays performed at the school, usually playing leading characters – his teacher recommended him to her boyfriend who worked at a local theater. , and Ruairi was subsequently allowed to appear in several plays.
He was also physically active and was an avid football player who played for the school team. At entrance exam in 2008took a three-year break to work on his acting skills before enrolling at The Lir Academy at Trinity College Dublin, graduating in 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in acting.
Roles in movies
Ruairi made his screen debut in 2012 when he was cast to play Niall in the drama “What Richard Did”, written by Malcolm Campbell and directed by Lenny Abrahamson, and starring Jack Reynor, Fionn Walton and Gavin Drea – the story follows the life of Richard Karlsen, a successful 18-year-old athlete.
In 2016, Ruairi played Weasel in the comedy sports drama ‘Handsome Devil’ written and directed by John Butler and starring Fionn O’Shea, Ardal O’Hanlon and Amy Huberman. The film follows the friendship between Ned and Conor who have to share a bedroom at a boarding school – it won five awards and was nominated for eight others. The following year saw him star as Noah in the short romantic video “Aquilo”and in 2018, Ruairi played Keyan Spears in the musical drama “Teen Spirit” written and directed by Max Minghella and starring Elle Fanning, Agnieszka Grochowska and Archie Madekwe.
It’s about shy teenager Violet who dreams of becoming a famous singer.
Ruairi’s most recent role in a movie was in the 2020 thriller crime drama ‘The Postcard Killings’ starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Famke Janssen and Cush Jumbo. The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It’ and the drama ‘Clear Lake’.
Roles in TV series
He made his debut in the TV series in 2015 when he was cast to play Killian in the pilot episode of the comedy “Tinderface” which was supposed to follow 15 different Tinder dates, but the pilot episode was not accepted by any of them. network picked up.
In 2016, Ruairi played Simon in the episode “I Wanna Be Like You”. the comedy drama “Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope”which follows the friendship between two girls and their different outlook on life – in the same year, Ruairi appeared in the episodes “God Rest You Merry”, “Vera” and “Stolen Waters” of the critically acclaimed romantic war drama “My Mother and Other Strangers” .
He gained recognition after being cast to play Michael Vincent in seven episodes of the comedy drama ‘Delicious’ created by Dan Sefton, starring Iain Glen, Dawn French and Emilia Fox – the series is about hunger, love and infidelity in the county of Cornwall.
Ruairi’s most recent appearance in a TV series was in a 2020 episode of the drama “The Morning Show”, starring Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon and was a huge hit, winning five awards while being nominated for 21 others, including three Golden Globes. .
Love life and girlfriend
Ruairi is quite secretive when it comes to his love life and has not spoken about any girls he may have dated which is one of the reasons why there are rumors floating around the internet that he is gay but no evidence has been provided for support this one, and Ruairi hasn’t addressed the rumors.
Imagine you lived during the reign of the young King Henry VIII and as you were walking along the lawn you saw him and he suddenly came towards you with all his power and glory.. 👑
Many believe Ruairi was in a relationship with Charlotte Hope, a British actress who appeared alongside him in the series “The Spanish Princess”, and who is perhaps best known for her portrayal of Myranda in the series “Game of Thrones”. The two have given several interviews together and Charlotte has often complimented Ruairi during these interviews, but neither has confirmed the rumors about their alleged relationship.
As of November 2020, Ruairi is single, not married and has no children.
Hobbies and other interests
He is interested in photography and many of the photos he has taken can be found on his Instagram account.
He is also a lover of animals, and his dog can be seen in many of his photos.
Ruairi loves to travel and has been all over Europe visiting his favorite countries Greece, Norway and France – he prefers to travel by ship and helicopter than anything else.
He prefers being in nature surrounded by trees and animals to crowded cities with lots of noise, and some of his favorite things to do include hiking in the mountains, camping, and visiting national parks.
He has his own favorite actors and actresses, including Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Natalie Portman, while some of his favorite movies include the “Harry Potter”, “V for Vendetta” and “Leon the Professional” franchise.
Age, height and power
Ruairi’s age is 30. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, his length is 1.78 m tall and weighs about 68 kg.
As of November 2020, his net worth is estimated to be over $500,000.