Colin Morgan is an actor of Irish nationality. He was born in Armagh, Northern Ireland in the UK. His birth date is 1st January 1986, and that makes him 30 years of age. He has been educated in Integrated College Dungannon, Belfast Institute for further and higher education, and he also attended the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Let's take a look at his bio.
Morgan's mother worked as a nurse and his father worked as a painter cum decorator. He got a National Diploma in Performing Arts from Belfast Institute of Further and Higher Education in 2004. When he was still studying drama, Rufus Norris (a director) cast Morgan for his debut role as a titular character for the stage production of Vernon God Little, based on the Booker Prize-winning book of the same title written by DBC Pierre. Morgan says that this role was his 1st big break.
His performances have often won him awards/nominations: Whatsonstage.com Theatregoers' Choice Awards (nominated for Vernon God Little, in 2008), Variety Club Showbiz Awards (won for Merlin, in 2008), Seoul International Drama Awards (nominated for Merlin, in 2009), Monte Carlo TV Festival Awards (nominated for Merlin, in 2009), Monte Carlo TV Festival Awards (nominated for Merlin, in 2010), Monte Carlo TV Festival Awards (nominated for Merlin, in 2011), TV Quick Awards (nominated for Merlin, in 2011), TV Quick Awards (nominated for Merlin, in 2012), National Television Awards (nominated for Merlin, in 2012), Virgin Media TV Awards (won for Merlin, in 2012), SFX Awards (won for Merlin, in 2013), National Television Awards (won for Merlin, in 2013), Broadway World West End Awards (won for The Tempest, in 2013).
Colin has a height of 6 feet, and he looks very smart in any role that he plays. Morgan has been active in the film industry for around nine years or so, and it is sure that he must have won many fans and followers in this long career. Even then, it is of utmost importance for every celebrity to create a virtual image and goodwill these days by interacting with their fans on social media. It's interesting to note that he doesn't have official Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook account, but a lot of fan pages have cropped up on the internet. He also has a page on IMDB and interviews on Youtube, and you could actually follow him on all of these websites to stay updated on what's happening in his personal as well as professional life.
A celebrity's success is to be measured by the lives they have touched and impacted on; still it is necessary to know how successful they have been, financially. Morgan's net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million.
Now, let's go through some of the lesser known facts about Morgan. Morgan is vegetarian by diet and is also lactose intolerant. He is very good at swimming. In this world where everyone thinks that having a driver's license is a sign of freedom, Morgan doesn't have one. One of his friends is Katie McGrath, and Sean Penn is his favourite actor. Morgan is in a relationship with Katie McGrath since 2010, but there have been no reports about them getting married soon and McGrath being his wife.