• Charlotte Riley


    Charlotte Riley

  • Facts of Charlotte Riley

    Name Charlotte Riley
    Birth Name Charlotte Frances Riley
    Date of Birth December 29, 1981
    Zodiac Sign Capricorn
    Gender Female
    Birth Country Grindon, United Kingdom
    Nationality English
    Ethnicity White
    Profession Actress
    Net worth $8 Million
    Marital Status Married
    Spouse Tom Hardy (m. 2014)
    Children 2
    Hair Color Dark Brown
    Eye Color Light Brown
    Height 1.65 m
    Weight 53 kg
    Body Measurement 34-23-34 in
    Father Michael Riley
    Mother Margaret Riley
    Siblings Simon Riley


    English actress, Charlotte Riley rose to prominence with the portrayal of Kate Hansen in the horror thriller movie, Entity. She has also won the hearts of millions of viewers with her appearance as Peggy Hansen in the biographical action-adventure film, In the Heart of the Sea.

    Riley was born as Charlotte Frances Riley on 29th December 1981 in Grindon, County Durham, England, United Kingdom. Other than that, she had a keen interest in the arts of acting when she was young. She, further, competed in various theatrical competitions during her high school days.

    Charlotte attended Teesside High School from 1990 to 1998. Moreover, she enrolled at St. Cuthbert’s Society, Durham in 2000. She later graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English and Linguistics degree in 2003. Upon post-graduation, she studied theatre acting at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art from 2005 to 2007.

    Salary & Net Worth

    Charlotte Riley pursued the field of acting by making her first break from a BBC Three sitcom, Grownups in 2007, where she acted as Chloe. Furthermore, she starred in notable television series, Holby City, DCI Banks, World Without End, and various others. Her filmography works are Easy Virtue, Edge of Tomorrow, London Has Fallen, Swimming with Men, etc.

    Riley has been starring in the recurring role, Lottie in the British fantasy television miniseries, A Christmas Carol since 2019. Her salary is $50,000 per episode from the TV show. Back in 2018, she received $45,000 per episode from Netflix’s series, Trust along with Hannah New, Sophie Winkleman, and Anna Chancellor, among others. Her net worth is $8 Million in 2020.

    Throughout the entertainment field, Riley has won several accolades and honors. She first received a Playwriting Award for Shaking Cecilia from Sunday Times in 2004. She also became nominated for Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television in 2012. Her other awards are the Festival Prize Award and Teen Choice Award.

    Relationship Status

    The 38-year-old, Charlotte is enjoying her marital union with her longtime boyfriend-turned husband, Tom Hardy, who is also an English actor. The couple met first on the set of a made-for-television film, Wuthering Heights in 2009 and subsequently began dating. After dating for over a year, they got engaged when Hardy popped out the question in 2010.

    Charlotte Riley and husband, Tom Hardy (m. 2014)
    Charlotte Riley and husband, Tom Hardy (m. 2014)
    Image Credit: instagram.com/lovelycharlotteriley/

    The bridegroom then walked down the aisle at an 18th-century castle, Chateau de Roussan in Provence, South of France on 4th July 2014. Their wedding ceremony was a low-key nuptial, where they greeted their dearest ones.

    Following the cherishable nuptial, the pair became the parents of two lovely children, Leo Hardy (born in October 2015) and Forrest Hardy (born in December 2018). Riley also has a stepson, Louis Thomas Hardy (born in 2008) from her husband’s previous marriage. Also, read Anna Chancellor‘s married life.


    Tom Hardy’s wife, Charlotte is an animal lover, who is promoting pet adoption with advertisements for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). She rescued two Labrador Retriever dog breeds, Max and Woodstock. Unfortunately, one of her pet dogs, Woodstock died on 5th June 2017 because of a Polymyositis case. 

    Charlotte Riley Pets Max and Woodstock
    Charlotte Riley Pets Max and Woodstock
    Image Credit: instagram.com/lovelycharlotteriley/

    Do you know what is the most reasonable price for a Labrador Retriever? Well, this kind of dog breeds’ cost ranges from $800 to $1,200. Nevertheless, it can be also found at a fair price of $1,000 in any local pet shop.

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