Nathan Fillion is a multi-award-winning actor who rose to the mainstream for his outstanding depiction of Joey Buchanan in the 1994 soap opera, One Life To Live. He went on to create a niche for himself in the entertainment industry by starring in many highly successful Hollywood films and TV series like Firefly, Serenity, Waitress, Castle and Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog. He is also a voice actor who has lent his voice in many blockbuster animated movies and television series such as Cars 3, Robot Chicken DC Comics Special 3: Magical Friendship, and Guardians of the Galaxy.
He has additionally featured in several video games including Family Guy: The Quest For Stuff, Con Man: The Game, Cars 3: Driven To Win, Destiny 2 and Halo 5: Guardians. Nathan Fillion also works as a producer and has gone ahead to produce many films and TV shows including Uncharted: Live Action Fan Film and The Rookie. The versatile actor is also a humanitarian worker that co-founded an NGO (Non-Governmental Organization) with PJ Haarsma named ‘Kids Need To Read’. For the low down about Nathan Fillion, continue reading.
Nathan Fillion’s Biography (Age)
The fabled actor who has bedazzled the entertainment industry for over two decades was born Nathan Christopher Fillion to Robert Bob Fillion and June Cookie Early on 27th March 1971 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. His parents previously worked as English educators. His older brother, Jeff Fillion followed in the footsteps of his parents and is the principal of St. Richards Edmonton Catholic School.
Fillion had his childhood experiences in Mill Woods, Edmonton. He completed his basic education from Holy Trinity Catholic High School and furthered his education by enrolling at Concordia University College of Alberta and University of Alberta, Canada.
Nathan Fillion made his first on-screen appearance by featuring as Master Warrant Officer Tom Jardine in the 1993 TV movie, Ordeal in the Arctic. He relocated to New York the following year and landed the gig to appear as Joey Buchanan in the TV series, One Life To Live. The series which was highly acclaimed spawned the vibrant actor’s fame and fortune as it earned him 1996 Soap Opera Digest Awards nomination and 1996 Daytime Emmy Awards nomination. It was a sign of great things to come for Fillion as it eventually brought him an influx of movies and TV roles between 1997 and 1999 including appearing in Saving Private Ryan as Minnesota Ryan, Total Security as Troy Larson, Maggie Winters as Ronald, among many others.
However, Nathan Fillion was ushered into the limelight following his excellent depiction of Captain Malcolm ‘Mal’ Reynolds in the critically acclaimed 2002 sci-fi TV series, Firefly. He followed it up by starring in many award-winning films and television series which includes Serenity, Justice League Unlimited, Slither and Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog. His popularity reached a global height with his portrayal of the titular character of Richard Castle in the highly acclaimed 2009’s Andrew W. Marlowe TV series, Castle.
In addition, Nathan Fillion has done many voice works which include lending the voices of Green Lantern in the Reign of the Superman, Black Adam/Green Lantern in Robot Chicken DC Comics Special II: Villains in Paradise, and Johnny in Monsters University. As a producer, his films and TV credits include Con Man and Castle.
As an accomplished actor, his unique acting skills has fetched him numerous awards and nominations which includes BTVA (Behind The Voice Actors) Award, Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films Award, Newport Beach Film Festival Award, People’s Choice Awards, TV Guide Award and SFX Awards.
Nathan Fillion’s Net Worth
Being a famous actor who has featured in over ninety movies and television series throughout his career that has spanned for over two decades and still counting, Nathan Fillion has garnered a massive amount of money. While on the commercially successful TV series, Castle, he was earning $100K per episode. His total financial value is estimated at $18 million.
If Married, Who is Nathan Fillion’s Wife/Partner?
Nathan Fillion has walked down the aisle with anyone yet, despite being in a romantic relationship with many ladies in the past. His recent relationship with Mikaela Hoover was called off after just one year of engagement.
Talking about his past relationships, Fillion has had relationships with many celebrities like Felicia Day, Peirey Reeves, Venessa Marcil, and many others. However, he is still single at the moment.
Nathan Fillion stands at an impressive height of 6 feet 2 inches and has a body mass of 75 kg. His other body measurements are yet to be revealed to the media by the multiple award-winning actor.