Barry Keoghan is an Irish born American actor, a television star, and an amateur boxer. He is best known for playing the role of Wayne in the 2013 series Love/Hate.
Similarly, he also gained fame for starring in the show Rebellion as Cormac McDevitt. However, the actor gained his first breakout in 2011 after portraying the character of Dave Donoghue in Fair City.
Aside from his debut, the actor broke through the new level of stardom from 2017, as he appeared in films like; Dunkirk and The Killing of a Sacred Deer.
Barry Keoghan stands perfectly at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70m).
He was born on 18 October 1992 in Dublin, Ireland, to Irish parents.
As a child, he had to go through a series of tragedies, from the untimely demise of his mother to being brought up in foster care.
His mother, whose information is yet to be disclosed by Barry himself, passed away when he was just 12. Moreover, his mother was a drug addict.
Similarly, at the same time, his hometown was hit by an opiate epidemic leading his mother to lose a life along with other people. Aside from his mother, he had a brother named Eric, a grandmother and an aunt. Nevertheless, he had never heard of his father.
After the tragic end of his mother, he and his brother went on to live with their grandmother and aunt. Soon he was a school dropout as he believed he wouldn't need teachers as he dreamt of becoming an actor.
Is Barry Keoghan Seeing Someone Special?
Barry has been dating Shona Guerin since 2017. However, the exact date of the couple going out on a date is not known; they had first met in Shona’s hometown, Killarney.
Barry Keoghan with his girlfriend, Shona Guerin. (Photo: Barry Keoghan's Instagram).
And, it took no time for the romance to blossom between an actor and a makeup artist back then.
What Is Barry Keoghan Upto In 2020?
Barry Keoghan is all set to surprise his fans by landing the role in Marvel studio's next comic, superhero movie The Eternals.
Surprisingly, he will be playing the largely evil superhuman, popularly known as Drug among the comic fans.
The movie is all set to hit the theaters on 6 January 2020.
Net Worth & Movies
Barry Keoghan, as an actor, certainly enjoys some handsome amount of Net worth. But, sadly, the Killing of a Sacred Deer star has not disclosed his fortune to his well-wishers and admirers.
Barry, who has now spent a lot more time in Hollywood, has made an appearance in movies and some television series. Among all the film he had done, The Killing of a Sacred Deer turned out to be his biggest hit with the box office collection of $2Million.
His next venture as Sean Meehan in the movie Stay turned out to be a bit unsuccessful with a rating point of 24%.