Jonathan Hyde Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Jonathan Hyde Quick Info
Height5 ft 11 in
Weight75 kg
Date of Birth
Zodiac SignGemini
SpouseIsobel Buchanan

Jonathan Hyde is an Australian-English actor. He is known for his roles in Richie Rich, Titanic, The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, Anaconda, Jumanji, and The Strain. He has worked in many theaters like the National Theatre, the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Prospect Theatre Company, the Citizen’s Theatre Company of Glasgow, and others.

Born Name

Jonathan Stephen Geoffrey King

Nick Name

Jon, Jono, Nash

Jonathan Hyde at the 2015 San Diego Comic Con International
Jonathan Hyde at the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con International (Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


Bath, England, United Kingdom


Australian, English


Jonathan Hyde attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and graduated in 1972.




  • Father – Stephen Geoffrey King (Solicitor)




5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm


75 kg or 165.5 lbs

Jonathan Hyde with his daughter Willa King as seen in August 2018
Jonathan Hyde with his daughter Willa King as seen in August 2018 (Willa King / Instagram)

Girlfriend / Spouse

Jonathan Hyde has dated –

  1. Isobel Buchanan –They got married in 1980. They have 2 daughters named Georgia King and Willa King.

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color


Jonathan Hyde as seen in October 2018
Jonathan Hyde as seen in October 2018 (Jonathan Hyde / Facebook)

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Narrow jawline
  • Tall height

Jonathan Hyde Favorite Things

  • Theater Directors – Declan Donnellan, Giles Havergal, Philip Prowse, Philip Franks, and Adrian Noble
  • BookLife and Fate by Vasily Grossman
  • Post-Show London Haunt – The Ivy

Source –

Jonathan Hyde at the San Diego Comic Con International in 2015
Jonathan Hyde at the San Diego Comic-Con International in 2015 (Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Jonathan Hyde Facts

  1. He is an enthusiastic swimmer, painter, and traveler.
  2. If he weren’t an actor, then he might have been a painter, teacher or designer.
  3. The first thing he saw on stage that had a big impact on him was A Man for all Seasons starring Robert Speight at school in Melbourne in 1965.
  4. The most embarrassing thing that’s happened to him on stage was once when he corpsed badly such that he was unable to speak and had to leave the stage.
  5. If he could swap places with anyone for a day, it would be David Cameron.
  6. His first non-theatre job was working in a number-plate factory in Brisbane at the age of 17.
  7. His biggest influencers have been great stage actors like Ian McKellen in Edward II and Paul Scofield as Uncle Vanya at the Royal Court.
  8. He sometimes whispers his father’s name before going on stage to calm his nerves.

Featured Image by Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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