About Aidan Gillen
It has been stated that the overall amount of Aidan Gillen net worth is as high as 4 million dollars, as of right now. He has earned his net worth because of his career as an actor. Aidan Gillen can be remembered from the hit TV series called “Game of Thrones”, where he played the role of Petyr Baelish. Also, the actor appeared as Tommy Carcetti in the HBO production called “The Wire”.
Furthermore, he played the role of CIA operative Bill Wilson in “The Dark Knight Rises”. The actor appeared in the Channel 4 production called “Queer as Folk”, where he played the character named Stuart Alan Jones. Aidan Gillen then got the part of John Boy in the series called “Love/Hate”. All of these productions made his name well known in the whole world and also increased the overall sum of Aidan Gillen net worth.
Currently, he is hosting the program called “Other Voices”. His career has been recognized, nominated and awarded. Aidan Gillen is a recipient of two Irish Film & Television Awards. In addition, he earned nominations for a British Independent Film Award, a Tony Award and a British Academy Television Award.
The actor was born in 1968 in Dublin, Ireland. When he was a teenager, he started to act. At that time, he belonged to the Dublin Youth Theatre, with which he appeared in some plays, such as “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, where he played the role of Nick Bottom. Talking about his TV work, Aidan Gillen was chosen for the character named Stuart Alan Jones in the Channel 4 production called “Queer as Folk”. Also, he appeared in the sequel to it. Aidan Gillen, for his role in the series, was nominated for a British Academy Television Award for Best Actor.
He appeared in the Broadway play called “The Caretaker”, and for his work in it, the actor got a nomination for a Tony Award. In 2007, Aidan Gillen appeared in the play called “American Buffalo”, where he was chosen to portray Teach. Aidan Gillen was nominated for an Irish Times Theatre Award for his work in the play. All of these appearances have made him more known as a stage actor and also increased the total size of Aidan Gillen net worth.
In 2004, the actor began to appear in the HBO production called “The Wire”, where he played the role of Tommy. His portrayal was successful and he got an Irish Film & Television Award for Best Actor in a Lead Role in Television. In 2008, Sunday Tribune titled Aidan Gillen as an Irish cult hero. In 2009, Aidan Gillen got a role in the film called “12 Rounds”. In the same year, he appeared in the BBC2 production called “Freefall”.
Then, the actor as chosen for a co-starring part in the film called “Thorne”. In 2011, he got his probably best known role, that being as Petyr in the popular series called “Game of Thrones”. His role in it was recognized as he was nominated for an Irish Film & Television Award. The series have also increased the total sum of Aidan Gillen net worth.