|Real Name/Full Name
|Pierce Brendan Brosnan
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|16 May 1953
|70 years old
|In Centimetres – 188 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 2″
|In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176 lbs
|Salt & Pepper
|Father – Thomas Brosnan
Step-Father – William Carmichael
Mother – May
|St. Anne’s Primary School, Navan, Ireland
Elliott School (Ark Putney Academy), London, England
|Saint Martin’s School of Art, London, England
Drama Centre London, London, England
|Keely Shaye Smith (m. 2001), Cassandra Harris (m. 1980–1991)
|Sean, Dylan, Paris, Chris (Step-son), and Charlotte (Step-Daughter, died in 1993)
|Actor, Film Producer, Environmental Activist
Pierce Brosnan is an actor, filmmaker and environmental activist as well and is best known for his role as the secret agent James Bond. In 1982, he was the most famous for starring in the TV series Remington Steele as the title character.
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Biography and Early Life
Brosnan was born in the year 1953 on 16 May and was the only child of his parents. His maternal grandparents brought him up as his father abandoned the family when Brosnan was just a baby. He then moved to Scotland on 12 August 1964 to be reunited with his mother, who had left Ireland, and moved to London to work as a nurse when Brosnan was just four years old. He decided to be a painter after leaving school at the age of 16, but later he decided to be an actor and got trained for three years at Drama Centre London.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Pierce Brosnan in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Pierce Brosnan’s age is 70 years old as of today’s date 2nd March 2024 having been born on 16 May 1953. Though, he is 6′ 2″ in feet and inches and 188 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176lbs in Pound and 80kg in Kilograms.
Brosnan went to St Anne’s Primary School in Navan. He then moved to London and attended Elliott School in Putney, now known as Ark Putney Academy. After leaving school, he started his training at Saint Martin’s School of Art in commercial illustration. Then he decided to pursue his career in acting and got admission into the Drama Centre London. He graduated in the year 1975 with flying colors.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Pierce Brosnan has had two marriages. He got married to actress Cassandra Harris in the year 1980 and adopted her two children as well. They had a son together. Cassandra’s early death from cancer in 1991 shortened their married life. Brosnan met American journalist Keely Shaye Smith in Mexico in the year 1994. They got married in 2001, and the couple has two sons together. Brosnan has been known for being a strong supporter of same-sex marriage.
Is Pierce Brosnan Gay?
No, he is not gay. He has been married two times. Currently, he is married to Keely Shaye Smith, and they have two children together, which supports the statement that Brosnan is not gay.
Brosnan used to play minor roles in television and films throughout the year 1970 and early 1980. He appeared in the television series Remington Steele in the year 1982. And then, in 1987, he also got cast in the Cold war spy film named “The Fourth Protocol.” Then he appeared in several television films during the early 1990s. Brosnan got his big career offer in 1994 to play the role of the secret agent James Bond.
In the year 2002, Brosnan appeared in his last Bond movie, and that movie was a smash hit to date. From the year 2014 to 2017, he appeared in different movie genres, including romantic-comedy, thriller action-adventure and dark comedy. Then he was cast to play prominent roles in the year 2019 in films. Brosnan got cast as Doctor Fate in the film Back Adam in March 2021.
Following are the list of awards received by Brosnan:
- In the year 1998, Brosnan was complimented by the Saturn Awards in the prime category of Best Actor for his role as James Bond in Tomorrow Never Dies.
- He was awarded the Empire Award in the category of Best Actor for his role in The World is Not Enough in the year 2000.
- In the year 2003, Brosnan was honored by Queen Elizabeth II with an Officer of Order of the British Empire for his recommendable contribution to British Cinema.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Pierce Brosnan in 2024
Pierce Brosnan has a net worth of $220 million as calculated in the year 2024. Brosnan got a salary of nearly $4 million for his role in 1995’s Golden eye, 8.2 million dollars for Tomorrow Never Dies. It was also reported that he got 12.4 million USD for his role in the movie The World Is Not Enough and 16.5 million USD for Die Another Day. In total, He earned around 48 million dollars playing James Bond.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Brosnan was trained in fire-eating and performed the stunt in a circus at a very young age.
- He was voted the Sexiest Man Alive by the popular People Magazine in the year 2001 when he was in his prime.
- Pierce Brosnan paints to raise money for charitable causes.
- In the year 2004, Brosnan was identified as the Best Dressed Environmentalist by the Sustainable Style Foundation.
- Brosnan is working as the brand ambassador for UNICEF Ireland from the year 2001.
Pierce Brosnan is a fully versatile actor who later became a film producer. He is mostly known for his role as James Bond which was released during the late 1990s. He started playing minor roles in television series and films after graduating from Drama Centre London. He got his stardom after playing the title role in the detective series Remington Steele. His career achieved big success after he played James Bond’s role and then started taking up roles in several mainstream films.