Shirley Henderson
Shirley Henderson
Real Name/Full Name Shirley Henderson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Shirley Henderson
Birth Place: Forres, United Kingdom
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 24 November 1965
Age/How Old: 58 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 154 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 0″
Weight: In Kilograms – 57 Kg
In Pounds – 125 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother – N/A
Siblings: N/A
School: Adam Smith College
College: Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Religion: Christian
Nationality: Scottish, British
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Actress
Net Worth: $2 Million
Last Updated: June 2024

Shirley Henderson, renowned by her nickname or celebrity’s name ‘Shirley,’ is a Scottish actress popularly known for her looks, talent, loyalty, and respect towards her work on stage and off stage. Known for her talent, she had worked in numerous movies, TV shows, and theatre shows for entertainment purposes. This made her gain quite a good fan following and popularity among people worldwide. Her talent speaks a lot about her. She has even won several awards and even has been complimented for her passion and dedication for her roles in films, tv shows, and theatre shows.

Well, how well do you know about Shirley Henderson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Shirley Henderson’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Shirley Henderson to date.

Biography and Early Life

Shirley Henderson, popularly known as Shirley, was born in Forres, Moray, that comes from the United Kingdom. She grew up along the shores of that particular place. She was talented from her childhood days. At a very young age, she started bringing up her talent in front of people by singing in local clubs, charity events, holidays, and even in boxing contests. But there has been no information as no news has flashed out about her parents and family members yet.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Shirley Henderson in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Shirley Henderson’s age is 58 years old as of today’s date 15th June 2024 having been born on 24 November 1965. Though, she is 5′ 00″ in feet and inches and 154 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 125 lbs in Pound and 57 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Dark Brown.


Shirley is known to have an impressive academic career as she was good in her studies as well. She attended a one-year course at Adam Smith College and bagged a National Certificate in Theatre Arts. As she grew up, she moved her base to London. She did her graduation from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

She completed her graduation there within a span of three years. Therefore, she was perceived as talented, and she had the will to study hard in her childhood days, especially in terms of Theatre.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Well, the personal life of Shirley Henderson is a mystery and is in disguise because no one knows about it. There has been no such official information about her past relationships or current relationship as there has been no news about her dating anyone. It is kept a secret for her fans and everyone. But, she is unmarried and is not dating anyone. She was rumored to be in a relationship with John Simm in 2012.

Is Shirley Henderson Lesbian?

No, Shirley Henderson is not a lesbian. But there is no information about her past dating life or relationships and current relationships as well. She is currently unmarried, and thus, we must presume that her sexual orientation is straight.

Professional Career

Shirley Henderson bagged the leading role of Elizabeth Findlay in 1987 ITV children’s television drama named ‘Shadow of the Stone’. This was her first performance on television. She appeared in a number of productions for the theatres in the period 1986-87. She bagged the character of Danny Lock in Entertaining Strangers and Perdita in The Winter’s Tale.

At the Chichester Festival, Henderson bagged the main role in Eurydice. She appeared on many television shows as well named Wish Me Luck and Casualty. In Hamish Macbeth, she was granted the role of Isobel for her talent and performance.

After gaining success and confidence in Television and Theatre, she stepped towards movies. She then bagged offers to work in various movies. Some of her famous movies are Rob Roy, Trainspotting, Topsy-Turvy, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Close your Eyes, Marie Antoinette, Wild Child, etc.

She gained popularity for the kind of acting she and the performance that she delivered in all these internationally hit movies. She is a star and a popular actress.


Shirley Henderson has won several awards and has been nominated for several as well. Channel 4 miniseries Southcliffe helped her get nominated for BAFTA TV Award for Best Supporting Actress. She was even nominated for her outstanding performance in the film Never Steady, Never Still to bag the Canadian Screen Award for Best Actress.

After continuous hard work she won the Olivier Award for the Best Actress in a musical in 2018 as she played the role of Elizabeth in Girl from the North Country.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Shirley Henderson in 2024

Shirley Henderson Net Worth
Shirley Henderson Net Worth

Being a popular actress, Shirley Henderson’s net worth is around $2 Million (approx), estimated as of the current year 2024. Her salary or another source of remuneration is currently unavailable to the media, and these are still under review.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Following are some interesting facts about Shirley:

  • Her favorite color is Black.
  • She has a keen interest in traveling.
  • She is fond of listening to music.

Shirley Henderson is a famous actress and personality all across the globe. She is an international star known for her dedication and passion for films, theater, and TV shows. She has inspired many with her passion.


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