Andrew Garfield is a popular American-British actor who became known internationally after playing the main character of the 2012 blockbuster "The Amazing Spider-Man" and in his 2014 sequel, "The Amazing Spider-Man 2". He first gained fame for playing in the TV movie "Boy A", which earned him a British Television Television Award for Best Actor. He has also won Golden Globe and BAFTA nominations for his performance of Eduardo Saverin in The Social Network.
Andrew Russell Garfield
British and American
Anniversary / date of birth
Andrew Garfield was born August 20, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, United States.
He is currently 35 years old.
Sign of the sun
He is of English and Polish Jewish descent.
Andrew Garfield attended Banstead Priory Prep School and then attended Ashtead's Freeman's School in London. He graduated from the Central School of Speech and Drama at the University of London in 2004.
- Father – Richard Garfield (served as head coach of the Guildford Swim Club)
- Mother – Lynn (nee Hillman) Garfield (worked as a teacher assistant in a nursery school)
- Brothers and sisters – Ben Garfield (older brother) (doctor)
Andrew Garfield dates from his co-star Emma Amazing Spider-Man from 2011 to 2015.
- In feet – 5 feet 10.5 inches
- In centimeters – 179 cm
- In meters – 1.79 meters
- In kilograms – 74 kg
- In pounds – 163 lbs
Beginning of the film
Andrew Garfield made his screen debut in 2007, playing an American university student, Todd Hayes, in a dramatic war drama entitled "Lions for Lambs", starring Tom Cruise, Meryl Streep and Robert Redford.
Beginning of television
Garfield made his television debut in 2005, starring Tom in the teen drama "Sugar Rush" of Channel 4.
Garfield enjoyed an early renown and recognition in his acting career by appearing in a 2007 British TV movie entitled "Boy A," based on a novel of the same name. Led by John Crowley, his performance as a notorious killer trying to find a new life after prison earned him a British Television Television Award for Best Actor.
His interpretation of Spider-Man in the 2012 blockbuster "The Amazing Spider-Man" and in his 2014 sequel "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" is undoubtedly one of his important works in his career. Both films were a hit at the global box office, becoming the seventh and ninth best-performing film of the year.
Another commendable work in his career has been his role in the critically acclaimed historical drama, "Hacksaw Ridge," directed by Mel Gibson. He played Desmond T. Doss, a combat nurse during the Second World War, who was the first conscientious objector of American history to receive the medal of honor. He received an Oscar nomination for Best Actor for his work in the film.
Andrew Garfield Favorites
- Favorite food: Sunday roast, burgers, bulgogi
- Favorite Actress – Meryl Streep
- Favorite movies – Teen Wolf (1985), The Karate Kid (1984), The Goonies (1985)
- Fvorite Band – Arcade Fire
- Favorite Books – "Never Let Me Go" by Kazuo Ishiguro, "The Receiver in Rye" by J. D. Salinger
- Favorite Restaurant – Golden State Foods
Andrew Garfield Net worth
Garfield's net worth is estimated at $ 10 million. He divides his time between Los Angeles and Surrey, England. It has a sumptuous 2.5 million dollar home in Los Angeles, California, which offers many bedrooms and bathrooms, a pool, a Jacuzzi, a sauna, a billiards room, a home theater, a game room and other luxury equipment. He also owns a luxury home in Surrey, England. He owns the Audi A7 and Porsche Panavera.
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Andrew Garfield Facts
Born in Los Angeles, California, Garfield grew up in Epsom, Surrey.
He took acting classes at the age of 15 and began appearing in productions and plays.
He received the Milton Shulman Award for Best Newcomer at the 2006 Evening Standard Theater Awards.
In 2007, he was included in the list of "10 actors to watch" of Variety Magazine.
He won the award for best actor in a Tony Award game for his performance in "Angels in America" in 2018.
Andrew was featured in the December 2009 issue of Vogue.
In 2011, Garfield became a sports ambassador for the Worldwide Orphans Foundation (WWO).
Garfield played the role of Prior Walter in Tony Kushner's two-part Angels in America at the National Theater in London at the Lyttelton Theater from April to August 2017.