Malachi Kirby Biography
Malachi Kirby is a British actor and writer who gained notoriety through Roots and the Black Mirror episode “Men Against Fire”. He also won a BAFTS for his performance in Small Axe: Mangrove (2020).
Brought up on the Patmore Estate in Battersea, he attended Southfields Academy. Originally involved in literature, he discovered acting in year nine through a class at Battersea Art Centre. Kirby was then accepted into the Identify School of Acting in 2007.
After his studies he started his career in the theater. At the time he was shortlisted for Outstanding Newcomer at the Evening Standard Theater Awards in 2011. To be specific, this was after appearing in a Mogadishu production. In addition, he appeared in a number of TV shows and films, including a stint in EastEnders, among others.
He landed the role of Darcus Howe in the anthology Small Ax which premiered in 2020 and won the 2021 British Academy Television Award for Best Supporting Actor. In September 2021, it was announced that he would star opposite Delroy Lindo as Mr. Nancy’s sons Charlie and Spider in Anansi Boys.
Malachi Kirby Age
How old is Kirby? Kirby is 33 years old as of 2022. He was born on September 20, 1989 in London, England. Moreover, he celebrates his birthday on September 20 every year and his zodiac sign is Virgo.
Height of Malachi Kirby
Kirby has an average height of 6 ft 1 in and an average weight of 55 kg (121 lb). In addition, he has black hair and dark brown eyes.
Malachi Kirby Family
Kirby was born into a loving family in London. Unfortunately, his father died when he was 6 years old and this was a huge blow to the family. Both his parents were born in London and his grandparents arrived from Jamaica.
Spouse Malachi Kirby
Kirby has preferred to keep his personal life out of the limelight and therefore, not much is known about his relationship status.
Malachi Kirby Net Worth
Kirby has an estimated net worth between $1 million and $5 million.