Starting off in the industry in his mid-teens, Robert Sheehan has set a reputed place for himself in the entertainment industry to this date.
Unlike many in modern times, Robert knew what he wanted to take up as a career from a very early age, which indirectly groomed the actor inside him and prepared him for his fame.
His extraordinary acting skills offered him lead roles in many big commercial movies and series, which also gained him many awards and nominations. One of his career-defining roles was in the four-part drama series, Love/Hate which won him an IFTA award for the supporting role.
Out of all the honors Robert received, the most prestigious one was the Burke Medal for Contribution to Discourse through the Arts given by the “College Historical Society” of Trinity College.
Robert Sheehan Bio- Age, Family
Robert Michael Sheehan was born to Joe and Maria Sheehan on 7 January 1988 in Portlaoise, County Laois, Ireland. He was the most pampered among his siblings as he was the youngest one.
Setting a path in acting was not really a difficult task for Robert as he was set free to do anything he was interested in by his family. From the early phase of his life, Robert got into music and learned to play various musical instruments like the banjo, the spoons and, the bodhran.
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His first inclination towards an artistic field, later on, helped him quickly catch upon acting skills and learn its aesthetic approach.
The 6 feet (1.83 meters) tall actor developed his acting interest at the age of 15 after his mother took him for a drama audition. Thus, it was his family's support that helped him lead a natural way towards his acting career.
Is Robert Sheehan Gay?
In the series The Umbrella Academy, Robert played the role of Klaus Hargreeves, a gay. In the course of his interviews regarding the character, Robert revealed that in his younger days, he had been with some guys to experiment whether or not something would happen to him.
However, nothing happened which assured him of his sexuality, being straight.
Robert was in a long-term relationship with French actress and dancer Sofia Boutella. Robert met Sofia on the sets of their movie and spent quality time in Goa, India in the course of the shoot.
The way Robert and his girlfriend presented each other in front of the media, fans were pretty sure that the relationship would last long.
Moreover, it was the first time Robert was seen deeply committed with a lady after dating many others from the entertainment industry.
Robert Sheehan on a night out with his girlfriend, Sofia Boutella (Photo: independent.ie)
However, even this relationship didn’t end up to marriage as the couple parted ways in 2018 leaving all their fans heartbroken.
Robert Sheehan's Net Worth As Of Now
Robert Sheehan did a lot of theatrical acts in the beginning phase of his acting career. Those acts helped him polish his acting skills of which, he got selected for a significant role in the series, Foreign Exchange on his very first audition.
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Later, he played the role of “King Louis XIV” in the drama series, Young Blades, which gained him immense popularity for his exceptional acting and his innocent screen presence.
From all these years of acting, Robert Sheehan has undoubtedly amassed a tremendous amount of property and wealth till now. His net worth is predicted to be $2 million.