Dominic West Net Worth

Dominic West Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

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$12 Million

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Dominic West Wiki Biography

Dominic Gerard Francis Eagleton West was born on the 15th October 1969, in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, and is an actor, best known to the world from playing Det. James “Jimmy” McNulty in the TV series “The Wire” (2002-2008), then as Theron in the film “300” (2006), and as Sab Than in “John Carter” (2012), among other roles. Dominic has been an active member of the entertainment industry since 1991.

Have you ever wondered how rich Dominic West is, as of late 2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Dominic`s net worth is as high as $12 million, an amount earned through his successful career in the entertainment industry.

Dominic West Net Worth $12 Million

West is one of seven children born to Pauline Mary, an actress and her husband Thomas George Eagleton West, who was the owner of a plastics factory. Dominic was a student at Eton College, and then graduated from Trinity College, Dublin with a BA in English literature. After that he attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, from which he graduated in 1995.

From a young age, Dominic was interested in acting, and started to appear in community theatre when he was only nine years old, and as he got older his interest intensified. Dominic made an acting debut in the short film “3 Joes” in 1991, and four years later had his first role in a feature film, as the Earl of Richmond in Richard Loncraine`s Oscar-nominated “Richard III” (1995) with Ian McKellen and Annette Bening. Throughout the `90s, Dominic appeared in such productions as “Surviving Picasso” (1996) as Paulo Picasso, “The Gambler” (1997), and “A Midsummer Night`s Dream” (1999), directed by Michael Hoffman.

He began the new millennium with the role of Jasper in the film “28 Days” (2000), and in 2001 had roles in “The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickelby” and “Rock Star”, which only increased his net worth.

2002 was quite successful for Dominic, as he was selected for the role of Det. James “Jimmy” McNulty in the TV series “The Wire” (2002-2008) and had a supporting role in the Bob Marshal`s “Chicago”, which won six Oscars, and starring Renee Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Richard Gere. Four years later, Dominic was selected for the role of Theron in Zack Snyder`s successful accomplishment “300” with Gerard Butler and Lena Headey, which only added a substantial amount to his net worth. In 2007 he appeared in “Hannibal Rising” (2007), and the next year featured in “Punisher: War Zone”. He started the `10s with the role of General Titus Flavius Virilus in the film “Centurion”, and continued successfully with appearances in “Appropriate Adult” (2011), “The Awakening” (2011), with Rebeca Hall, and “John Carter” (2012), starring Taylor Kitsch and Lynn Collins. He also portrayed serial killer Fred West in “Appropriate Adult” – even acclaimed by the subject’s daughter, and for which Dominic won a BAFTA TV Award in the category Best Leading Actor.

Since 2014 Dominic has been a part of the TV series “The Affair” (2014-2017), as Noah Solloway, and also in 2014 had roles in “Testament of Youth” with Kit Harrington and Alicia Vikander in lead roles, and “Pride” with Bill Nighy and Imelda Staunton.

To speak further of his accomplishments, Dominic appeared in the film “Genius” (2016) portraying English novelist Ernest Hemingway, alongside Colin Firth, Jude Law and Nicole Kidman, and also featured in the film “Money Monster” (2016), increasing further his net worth.

Thanks to his skills, Dominic has received numerous prestigious nominations and awards, including two Golden Globe Award nominations, firstly for his work on the TV series “Affair” in category Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series Drama – receiving a Satellite Award Best Actor in a Series – and secondly for the TV series “The Hour” in category Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television.

Regarding his personal life, Dominic has been married to film producer Catherine Fitzgerald since 2010; the couple has three children. Also, Dominic has a daughter with Polly Astor, whom he dated in 1998.

West is a well-known philanthropist, supporting numerous foundations and causes including Helen`s Trust, and in 2013 Walking With The Wounded to the South Pole – leading team Canada/Australia against team UK and team America, which were captained by Prince Harry and Alexander Skarsgård.

Full NameDominic West
Net Worth$12 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 15, 1969
Place Of BirthSheffield, United Kingdom
Height6 ft (1.83 m)
EducationGuildhall School of Music and Drama,Trinity College, Dublin Eton College
SpouseCatherine Fitzgerald (m. 2010)
ChildrenMartha West, Francis West, Dora West, Senan West
ParentsMoya West, George West
NicknamesDominic Gerard Fe West
AwardsSatellite Award for Best Actor (2016, 2017), Critics' Choice Movie Award, Screen Actors Guild Award (2003), British Academy Television Award for Best Actor (2012)
NominationsGolden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film, Critics' Choice Television Award for Bes...
Movies“Richard III” (1995), “300” (2006), “John Carter” (2012), “Money Monster” (2016), “Genius” (2016)
TV Shows“The Wire” (2002-2008), “Affair”, “The Hour”, “Appropriate Adult” (2011), “The Awakening” (2011), “John Carter” (2012)
1I think I've got a funny face.
2I went to America to get away from constantly being cast in costume dramas, playing posh people.
3I'm a rather crude cook.
4I've always wanted to play more comic parts.
5I mean, I think women should be more indulgent of affairs. I really do. It's daft to kick someone out over a fling. Isn't it? Everyone should turn a blind eye to men's behavior between the ages of 40 and 50. Let it all blow over.
6My mum's parents were from Ireland, my dad's mum was American-Irish.
7I like to believe there are ghosts all over the place!
8Apparently it'll all settle down and they'll forget about it soon.
9Prince Charles is the best-dressed man in the world.
10No, I don't think The Wire (2002) screwed up my career at all.
11I'm only stopped by people in uniform, whether it's customs people, janitors, or the FBI - they all watch The Wire (2002). Sadly, beautiful, glamorous women don't know anything about it.
12If you do an American TV series, before the audition you sign away the next five years of your life.
13I look ridiculous in a three-piece suit - I'm too fat.
14Since I got married my wife doesn't really let me wear anything that I used to because she says I have no taste at all.
15It would have been an interesting run if we hadn't gotten along! It was good casting, I suppose.
16For a straight man, I seem to have to kiss an awful lot of men!
17The kiss always gets a hell of a reaction.
18People seem to think I'm Satan.
19I've hung out at dozens of playgrounds, bored out of my mind, with not even a look of comfort from disapproving mothers all around me. Either they think I'm a pedophile or a deadbeat dad. That's what I get for being a single dad - suspicious looks at the playground.
20You've got to grab every opportunity that comes up.
21If you turn on American TV, there's a huge choice of nothing you want to see and, unfortunately, I think that's the case here now as well. I love costume drama, no-one does it like the BBC - no-one has the money to do it, first of all and, secondly, Americans don't have the history to do it. So we do it brilliantly but if you talk to any BBC producers, they abhor the fact... they're dying to do The Wire (2002) and hate doing Cranford (2007) . I thought Cranford (2007) was incredible but we don't seem to be able to do contemporary stuff.
22[on Mona Lisa Smile (2003)] The movie didn't make much sense. We would be given new scenes to film out of the blue which, it transpired, had been written by Julia's agent, who was doubling as a producer. I don't know what anyone was doing there. No one seemed to enjoy it. Especially not Julia. She had just got married and just wanted to be off having sex with her husband. Trouble was, she had married the cameraman on the movie. You can't really relax in a sex scene when the husband is staring right at you.
23[on The Wire (2002)] The show provokes a kind of obsessive following. Those who love it kind of cherish the fact that it's not quite as world-renowned as The Sopranos (1999). It's like being in a secret club.
24I went to America to get away from constantly being cast in costume dramas, playing posh people. It's interesting that I've been cast as a working-class cop [The Wire (2002)] because I doubt that would happen at home. The films I most enjoy in England are by Mike Leigh and Ken Loach, but it's very unlikely I would be cast in them; I've tried a few times, but I'm perceived as posh.
25I don't know why British actors are getting big parts in American TV shows. Maybe it's because we're cheap.
1Dominic West portrayed late author George MacDonald Fraser's Victorian anti-hero Harry Flashman, the main character of Fraser's "Flashman" novels, at a 2014 auction of Fraser's library. West also stated at the time that he would like to see a new Flashman movie made for the new generation. The only previous movie, Royal Flash (1975) was not a success and was so disliked by Fraser that he would not allow another one to be made in his lifetime.
2He is a first cousin, once removed, of American politician Thomas Eagleton, who was briefly the 1972 Democratic nominee for Vice President of the United States. Dominic's paternal great-grandparents, Thomas Francis Eagleton and Mary Theresa Hennelly (who had moved to Missouri from Ireland), were also the paternal grandparents of politician Eagleton.
3Appearing as 'Jan' in the play "Rock & Roll" at the Duke of York Theatre in London. [February 2007]
4Has played ancient world warriors twice with Michael Fassbender: 300 (2006) and Centurion (2010).
5He has two daughters; his eldest, Martha West and Dora; and two sons, Senan and Francis with his wife Catherine Fitzgerald.
6Dominic West's maternal grandparents were Irish and his paternal grandparents were English.and Irish.
7Attended Eton College, Berkshire. Also schooled there, though two years behind, was Band of Brothers (2001) and Life (2007) star Damian Lewis.
8Graduated from Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1995.
9Once spent four months as a cattle herder in Argentina in 1988 trying to be "different." Afterwards he enrolled at Dublin's Trinity College, graduating in 1993 with a B.A. in English literature.
10Began appearing in community theatre at age 9.
11Was one of seven children - five girls, two boys - born to George and Moya West - his parents divorced in 1996.


Tomb Raider2018filmingLord Richard Croft
The Square2017filmingJulian
I Feel Finepre-production
The Affair2014-2017TV SeriesNoah Solloway
Finding Dory: Marine Life Interviews2016Video shortRudder (voice)
The Tale of Thomas Burberry2016ShortErnest Shackleton
Finding Dory2016Rudder (voice)
Money Monster2016Walt Camby
The Complete Walk: Coriolanus2016ShortCoriolanus
Genius2016Ernest Hemingway
National Theatre Live: Les Liaisons Dangereuses2016Vicomte de Valmont
Testament of Youth2014Mr. Brittain
Burton and Taylor2013TV MovieRichard Burton
Boy Cried Wolf2013ShortHughie
The Girl with the Mechanical Maiden2013ShortInventor
The Hour2011-2012TV SeriesHector Madden
John Carter2012Sab Than
Arthur Christmas2011Lead Elf (voice)
The Awakening2011/IRobert Mallory
Johnny English Reborn2011Simon Ambrose
Appropriate Adult2011TV Mini-SeriesFred West
Words of the Blitz2010Sir John Colville
Jackboots on Whitehall2010Fiske (voice)
Centurion2010General Titus Flavius Virilus
From Time to Time2009Caxton
Breaking the Mould2009TV MovieHoward Florey
The Devil's Whore2008TV Mini-SeriesOliver Cromwell
Punisher: War Zone2008Billy Jigsaw
Hold On2008/IShortDelivery Man
The Wire: The Chronicles2007TV SeriesDet. James 'Jimmy' McNulty
Hannibal Rising2007Inspector Popil
The Forgotten2004Ash
Mona Lisa Smile2003Bill Dunbar
Chicago2002Fred Casely
Ten Minutes Older: The Cello2002Young Man (segment "About Time 2")
Rock Star2001Kirk Cuddy, Steel Dragon Guitarist
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby2001TV MovieSir Mulberry Hawk
28 Days2000Jasper
A Christmas Carol1999TV MovieFred (Scrooge's nephew)
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace1999Palace Guard
A Midsummer Night's Dream1999Lysander
Out of Hours1998TV Mini-SeriesDr. Paul Featherstone
Spice World1997Photographer
Diana & Me1997Rob Naylor
The Gambler1997Alexei
True Blue1996Donald MacDonald
Surviving Picasso1996Paulo Picasso
Richard III1995Earl of Richmond
3 Joes1991ShortJoe Smoker


Moving On2010TV Series 1 episode
The Wire2008TV Series 1 episode


Watching2010Short associate producer


9 Dead Gay Guys2002thanks


Revolting Rhymes Part Two2016TV SpecialWolf, Magic Fairy, Giant (voice)
Revolting Rhymes Part One2016TV SpecialWolf (voice)
A Fanatic Heart: Geldof On Yeats2016TV Movie documentaryHimself
Extra2015TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHimself
Offshore Incorporated2015DocumentaryNarration (voice)
72nd Golden Globe Awards2015TV SpecialHimself - Nominee
Entertainment Tonight2014TV SeriesHimself - Pride / The Affair
Today2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Secret History2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Narrator
Michael Grade's Stars of the Musical Theatre2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
Muse of Fire2013DocumentaryHimself
What You Will2012Himself
The Last Leg2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Daybreak2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Awakening: A Time for Ghosts2012Video documentary shortHimself / Robert Mallory
The Awakening: Behind the Scenes2012Video documentary shortHimself / Robert Mallory
The Graham Norton Show2009-2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards2012TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Mini-Series or TV Movie
The Ground Zero Mosque2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Concrete Circus2011DocumentaryNarrator
The South Bank Show2010TV Series documentaryHimself
The Greatest TV Shows of the Noughties2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Have I Got News for You2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest Presenter
The Noughties... Was That It?2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Xposé2009TV SeriesHimself
The Making of 'Punisher: War Zone'2009Video shortHimself
The Wire: The Last Word2007TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
The Wire Odyssey2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Tapping the Wire2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
HBO First Look2000-2007TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Jasper
The Catherine Tate Show2006TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Wire: It's All Connected2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
On the Set: The Making of 'The Forgotten'2005Video shortHimself
Remembering 'The Forgotten'2005Video documentary shortHimself
Jools's Hootenanny2004TV SeriesHimself
The Meteor Ireland Music Awards 20042004TV SpecialHimself - Presenter

Archive Footage

Elizabeth at 90: A Family Tribute2016TV Movie documentaryHimself
Entertainment Tonight2014TV SeriesHimself - The Affair
Britain's Favourite Detectives2014TV Movie documentaryHimself (2008)
Made in Hollywood2012TV SeriesHimself
The Big Picture2012TV SeriesHimself

Won Awards

2015Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actor in a Series, DramaThe Affair (2014)
2012BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Leading ActorAppropriate Adult (2011)
2012Broadcasting Press Guild AwardBroadcasting Press Guild AwardsBest ActorThe Hour (2011)
2012RTS Television AwardRoyal Television Society, UKBest Actor (Male)Appropriate Adult (2011)
2009DaggerCrime Thriller Awards, UKBest Leading ActorThe Wire (2002)
2003Critics Choice AwardBroadcast Film Critics Association AwardsBest Acting EnsembleChicago (2002)
2003ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion PictureChicago (2002)

Nominated Awards

2015Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - DramaThe Affair (2014)
2014BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Leading ActorBurton and Taylor (2013)
2013Critics' Choice TV AwardCritics Choice Television AwardsBest Actor in a Movie/MiniseriesThe Hour (2011)
2013Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for TelevisionBurton and Taylor (2013)
2012Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for TelevisionThe Hour (2011)
2012DaggerCrime Thriller Awards, UKBest Leading ActorAppropriate Adult (2011)
2012Critics' Choice TV AwardCritics Choice Television AwardsBest Actor in a Movie/MiniseriesThe Hour (2011)
2012Golden NymphMonte-Carlo TV FestivalOutstanding Actor in a Mini-SeriesAppropriate Adult (2011)
2012OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Actor in a Motion Picture or MiniseriesThe Hour (2011)
2008DaggerCrime Thriller Awards, UKBest Leading ActorThe Wire (2002)
2003Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble CastChicago (2002)
2003PFCS AwardPhoenix Film Critics Society AwardsBest Acting EnsembleChicago (2002)

2nd Place Awards

2002ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest Cast EnsembleChicago (2002)

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