Popular English actor Eddie Redmayne is known for his roles on The Pillars of the Earth, Les Misérables, and Jupiter Ascending. He amassed a huge fortune in the process. Redmayne’s net worth is about $5 million as of 2021. But as he is about to play Newt Scamander in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, we expect his wealth to skyrocket in the near future.
How Did Eddie Redmayne Get So Rich?
Eddie was born 6 January 1982 in London, United Kingdom into a businessman family. Redmayne studied at very prestigious Eton College at the time when there was also Prince William. Eddie’s acting career started in theatre and with smaller roles in TV shows. His first TV movie was Like Minds in 2006.
In 2011, hot actress Carey Mulligan was Eddie’s girlfriend for a while. After they broke up, Redmayne started a new relationship with Hannah Bagshawe in 2012. He proposed her in June 2014 and she said yes. They had wedding in the December of the same year. He definitely found himself a lovely wife.
However, the top of his career is still ahead of him. He’ll be playing one of the main characters on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them movie trilogy, which is basically a new film series from Harry Potter franchise. So the success is almost sure. And salaries usually rise dramatically with each new film of such a trilogy. So Redmayne is about to boost his net worth drastically.