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Colin Morgan Biography and Wiki
Colin Morgan is an Irish actor well known for playing a leading role in the BBC fantasy series Merlin. He started his theatre career in London in 2007 by playing the leading role in DBC Pierre’s Vernon God Little. He has also appeared in several theatre productions like Todo Sobre mi Madre (“All About My Mother”) in 2007, A Prayer for My Daughter in 2008, and Our Private Life in 2011.
He was also named a “Star of Tomorrow” by Screen International in July 2018. He was nominated for his performance in Merlin as an Outstanding Actor (Drama) in the Monte Carlo TV Festival Awards in 2009, 2010, and 2011, and Best Actor in Drama Performance: Male in the National Television Awards in 2013.
Colin Morgan Education
Morgan started learning at Integrated College Dungannon. He attained his National Diploma in Performing Arts from the Belfast Institute of Further and Higher Education in 2004. He also graduated from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in 2007. In November 2010, he has also honored an Award of Distinction for his contribution to the Arts from the Belfast Metropolitan College. Read: Dion Dublin
Colin Morgan Age
How old is Colin? Morgan is 37 years old as of 2023. He was born on 1 January 1986, in Armagh, Northern Ireland. He celebrates his birthday on January 1st of every year.
Colin Morgan Height
How tall is Colin? Morgan stands at an average height of 6 feet (1.83 m).
Colin Morgan Family | Parents and Siblings
Colin is the son of Bernard and Bernadette. His father is a painter and decorator while his mother is a nurse. Morgan has two older brothers and were both raised Roman Catholic. Dion Dublin
Colin Morgan Wife | Girlfriend
Is Colin Morgan Married? Colin is not yet married but he is currently engaged to his girlfriend Katie Mcgrath, an Irish actress.
Colin Morgan Katie Mcgrath | Wedding
Morgan and Katie started dating in 2010 at the set of the BBC fantasy series Merlin. The couple is currently engaged. Katie is an Irish actress and was born in 1983, in Dublin, Ireland.
Colin Morgan And Bradley James
Colin and Bradley played main roles in the ABC fantasy series. Bradley played as Prince Arthur alongside Morgan’s lead Merlin.
Colin Morgan Net Worth
Colin as an accomplished Irish actor has an estimated net worth of $4 million as of 2020
Colin Morgan Merlin
Morgan is most popular for assuming the lead spot in BBC TV arrangement Merlin from 2008 to 2012 Merlin accounts the experiences of a youthful warlock who fills in as Arthur’s worker and Gaius’ ward; Merlin should covertly build up his otherworldly endowments under the look of Kings Uther and Arthur, both of whom scorn the craftsmanship. RELATED: T.J. Holmes
The show was inexactly founded on the Arthurian legends of Merlin and his relationship with King Arthur. Morgan was named for and won various acting honors, including the Caron Keating Outstanding Newcomer Award in the 56th yearly Variety Club Showbiz Award function on 16 November 2008 (toward the beginning of the arrangement) and the Best Actor in Drama Performance: Male honor in the 2013 National Television Awards (at the conclusion of the arrangement).
The function of Merlin demonstrated hard to project, according to co-maker and chief producer Johnny Capps. “We needed to discover an entertainer who has a wide playing range, somebody with the daintiness of touch who will have the option to manage activity and enchantment”, Capps said in a 2011 interview. “We had a nature of Colin. From the outset, we weren’t certain about him yet then observed him over and over and we viewed back his last tryouts and stated, ‘He’s ideal for the part.'” Before trying out for the job, Morgan got the content for Prince Arthur accidentally. He just a brief time before his tryout to peruse the correct part.
Colin Morgan The Fall
Later in 2014, he assumed the function of analyst sergeant close by Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan in the second arrangement of The Fall. Morgan was drawn nearer to assume the job, meeting with author Allan Cubitt and lead entertainer Gillian Anderson in London to talk about his contribution. To get ready for his presentation, Morgan set out to find out about police systems and addressed the set’s approach guide. He additionally did an offhand interview of two cops he found in the road in London. Soon thereafter, he repeated his parts in The Fall’s Series 3.
Colin Morgan Movies and Television Shows
- Genuine Fakes
- The Happy Prince
- Waiting for You
- The Laughing King
- The Huntsman: Winter’s War
- Testament of Youth
- The Crown
- The Living and the Dead
- The Fall
- Colin & Bradley’s Merlin Quest
- Merlin: Secrets and Magic
- The Real Merlin and Arthur
- Doctor Who
- The Catherine Tate Show