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Anthony Hopkins Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Anthony Hopkins Quick Info
Height 5 ft 8 in
Weight 74 kg
Date of Birth December 31, 1937
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Spouse Stella Arroyave

Anthony Hopkins is a prominent Welsh actor, director, producer, and composer who has given acclaimed performances in the films The Silence of the Lambs (1991), Legends of the Fall (1994), The Remains of the Day (1993), Thor (2011), etc. He has more than 800k followers on Twitter, more than 3 million followers on Instagram, and more than 7 million followers on Facebook.

Born Name

Philip Anthony Hopkins

Nick Name

Tony

Anthony Hopkins as seen at the Tuscan Sun Festival in 2009
Anthony Hopkins as seen at the Tuscan Sun Festival in 2009 (Elena Torre / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Sun Sign

Capricorn

Born Place

Margam, West Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

Nationality

Welsh

 

Occupation

Actor, Director, Producer, Composer

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 8 in or 173 cm

His peak height was 5 ft 9 in or 175 cm

Weight

74 kg or 163 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Anthony has dated –

  1. Debbie Allen
  2. Carole Mallory
  3. Petronella Barker (1966-1972) – The veteran actor wed Petronella Barker on September 2, 1967. The couple was blessed with daughter Abigail Hopkins (b. August 20, 1968) before getting divorced in 1972.
  4. Jennifer Lynton (1972-2002) – His marriage to Jennifer Lynton lasted from 1973 until 2002.
  5. Geraldine Edwards (1985)
  6. Martha Stewart (1990-1991)
  7. Joyce Ingalls (1995-1996)
  8. Francine Kay (1998-2001)
  9. Stella Arroyave (2002-Present) – The Meet Joe Black star is married to Stella Arroyave since March 1, 2003.

Anthony Hopkins and Isabella Rossellini as seen together in the 1993 film The Innocent
Anthony Hopkins and Isabella Rossellini as seen together in the 1993 film The Innocent (Towpilot / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Race / Ethnicity

White

He is of Welsh and English descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

However, his hair has turned ‘Gray’ due to his advanced age.

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Crinkling smile

Anthony Hopkins Favorite Things

  • Shakespeare PlayKing Lear
  • Movie Role – Burt Munro in The World’s Fastest Indian (2005)
  • Horror FilmRosemary’s Baby (1968)

SourceWikipedia, IMDb

Anthony Hopkins as seen at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival
Anthony Hopkins as seen at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival (Gdcgraphics / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Anthony Hopkins Facts

  1. His spine-chilling portrayal of Hannibal Lecter in The Silence of the Lambs (1991) was named as the greatest villain in AFI‘s list of ‘100 Years… 100 Heroes & Villains’ in 2003.
  2. Hopkins is distantly related to the legendary poet, W. B. Yeats.
  3. He has played 2 different U.S. Presidents – Richard Nixon in Nixon (1995) and John Quincy Adams in Amistad (1997).
  4. Sir Anthony is dyslexic.
  5. He was the inspiration behind The Anthony Hopkins School of Dramatic Arts which was opened in Invercargill, New Zealand.
  6. In January 2021, he received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
  7. In April 2021, he won the Academy Award for “Best Actor” for his role in the 2020 drama film, The Father.

Featured Image by Elena Torre / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 2.0

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