The Game of Thrones' star Aidan Gillen, best known for his role as John Boy in the RTE series Love/Hate has earned a tremendous amount of salary from his movies making his net worth rank up to millions.
Gillen was previously married to his wife Olivia O'Flanagan in 2001, but in 2014, they got separated. After her, he is again in a relationship with Camille O'Sullivan. Looking at this, we can say that the actor has been having a great love relationship. But, how many of us know what the actor earns? Does anyone of you know about his salary? Scroll down to know everything:
Aidan Gillen's Net Worth
The total estimated net worth of the Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish of the HBO series Game of Thrones is reported to be around $4 million. But, some other sites also suggest that the actor has already collected the double of it, that is, $8 million.
As we all know Aidan is an actor, so he earns his worth from the movies and TV shows he appears in. In total, the actor has had more than 82 acting credits to his name while having one writer and producer credits each.
According to some sources, some of the high-profile actors of the HBO series Game of Thrones earn as much as $500 thousand per episode. Those earning this much salary include Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Lena Headey, Peter Dinklage, and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau.
Unfortunately, he doesn't earn as much, but he should make well over $300 thousand per episode for playing the role of Littlefinger.
Aidan Gillen's Career and Accolades
Aidan Gillen was born on 24th of April 1968 to Irish parents. He started his career with his movie The Drip. He portrayed the role of a young guy in the film. Later, he had a similar kind of character in the movie The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne.
Aidan has also appeared in The Dark Knight Rises in 2012 where he had shared the opening scene with the villain of the show. Aidan came to fame after he was cast in the TV series Queer as Folk. Mostly, the actor is famed for his role in the HBO drama Game of Thrones.
For his movies and TV films, the actor has been nominated in various awards but, he has not been able to win all of them. However, he has won awards for Supporting Performance in a Drama, Actor in a Lead Role Television, Best Actor, and such other categories.
Ten Facts about Aiden Gillen
|1. Aiden Gillen was born as Aiden Murphy on 24th April 1968.
|2. He was born on Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland.
|3. Gillen was married to Olivia O'Flanagan but is now divorced.
|4. He has two children; both sons, Berry Murphy and Joe Murphy.
|5. He is currently dating Camile O'Sullivan.
|6. He has also appeared in a video game called Quantum Break.
|7. He performed in theater drama A Midsummer's Night Dream while he was still a teenager.
|8. He also appeared in The Dark Knight Rises.
|9. He is a Roman Catholic.
|10. He took his mother's surname because another actor had already been registered with the name Aidan Murphy.