About Robert Carlyle
It has been claimed that the total amount of Robert Carlyle net worth is as high as 10 million dollars, according to the current calculations. Robert Carlyle has earned such a high net worth because of his career as an actor from Scotland. Robert Carlyle has appeared in many movies, such as “The Full Monty”, “Angela’s Ashes”, “Trainspotting” and “The World Is Not Enough”. In addition to his career as a film actor, Robert Carlyle has also appeared in many TV productions, including “Hamish Macbeth”, “Once Upon a Time” and “Stargate Universe”. Therefore, all of these films and TV productions have also increased the total size of Robert Carlyle net worth.
For his work in “The Full Monty”,
Robert Carlyle was awarded with the BAFTA Award for Best Actor. In addition to that, Robert Carlyle won a Gemini award for his appearance in “Stargate Universe”. Thus, his work as an actor has also been recognized and awarded.
Robert Carlyle was born in 1961 in Maryhill, Glasgow. His mother was working in a bus company, whereas his father was a decorator and a painter. Robert Carlyle was raised by his father when his mother left the family when he was a little boy. When he was 16 years old, Robert Carlyle dropped out of school and started to help his father in his work, where his jobs were as a decorator and painter. At the same time, he was going to a night school.
When he was 21 years old, he got interested into acting as at that time he attended the Glasgow Arts Centre. Robert Carlyle is a graduate of the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. In 1991 Robert Carlyle founded his first theatre company called Raindog, together with his four friends. Today, the company produces films and TV series. Thus, it has also added up to the total estimate of Robert Carlyle net worth. Robert Carlyle got a guest star in the show called “The Bill”. In the same year, he appeared in his first film called “Riff-Raff”.
In 1994 he was chosen to appear in the movie called “Priest”, where he played the part of a gay lover. In 1994 as well, his name became even more known when he appeared in the TV show called “Cracker”. After that, Robert Carlyle appeared as a policeman named Hamish Macbeth in the comedy drama on the BBC network called “Hamish Macbeth”. He was appearing in these series for three years, in the period of 1995-1997. These series have also added up to the overall sum of Robert Carlyle net worth.
In 1996 he got one of his most popular and successful roles, which was as the psychopathic Francis Begbie in the film called “Trainspotting”. One year later, he got another successful role, which was as Gaz in the film called “The Full Monty”. Other productions which made his name more known include “The Tournament”, “Stone of Destiny”, “Trainspotting 2”, “California Solo”, “The Legend of Barney Thomson” and “I Know You Know”.