Henry Golding Biography: Wiki, Parents, Wife, Family, Age, Height, Ethnicity, Net worth, Movies and TV shows
Henry Golding Biography: Wiki, Parents, Wife, Family, Age, Height, Ethnicity, Net worth, Movies and TV shows can be accessed below .
WOTHAPPEN Reports that In 2018, moviegoers worldwide raved about the handsome, British-accented lead in blockbuster hit Crazy Rich Asians. The film catapulted Henry Golding to the top of the world, and his endearing charm on screen garnered him millions of fans.
It’s no small start for Golding, he’s also been filmed in A Simple Favor (2018) alongside Hollywood heavyweights like Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick. Since then, the actor has lined up several current and upcoming roles for him.
We can’t wait to see more of Henry Golding on screen, and we’re pretty sure his fans around the world will be rushing to the cinema, popcorn in hand, for his next film.
Henry Ewan Golding was born on February 5, 1987 in the city of Betong in Sarawak, Malaysia. His parents Margaret and Clive Golding are Iban-Malaysian and British. The last of three children, Golding and his family lived in the state of Terengganu, Malaysia until they moved to Surrey, England when they were eight years old.
Golding dropped out of school at the age of 1816 to pursue his passion for hairdressing. He later moved to London, where he worked in the hair salon of the royal and famous Richard Ward. While good at his job, Golding began dreaming of a career in television of his own.
At the age of 21 and with no previous experience, he moved to the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur in hopes of becoming a travel journalist. His efforts paid off and he has worked as a presenter at ESPN Asia and as a travel TV presenter for the BBC and Discovery Channel Asia.
Henry Golding had no trouble being in front of the camera, but he was definitely not an actor and had no intention of becoming one. His break into the cinema was accidental.
The movie Crazy Rich Asians is a romantic comedy with an all-Asian cast, the likes of which the world has never seen before. It is based on the 2013 book of the same name by Kevin Kwan. Director John M. Chu could not have found a better person to play the role of leading actor Nick Young.
While living in Singapore, Golding’s accountant also happened to be the accountant for the Malaysian production office of Crazy Rich Asians, recommending him to director John Chu. Chu researched Golding before requesting an audition. Golding was perfect for the part and that’s how he started his rise to the limelight.
A month after the release of Crazy Rich Asians, a simple favor hit theaters. The film starred Henry Golding as the lead alongside Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick. The film, like the one before it, was also a huge hit and continued to make Golding a household name.
Family: parents, siblings
Golding’s parents Margaret Likan and CliveGolding met in Brunei. His mother at the time was a nanny for an expatriate family while his father was in the British Army’s Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers.
They were married a few months after meeting and later moved to England together. During her time there, Margaret Golding often felt lonely when her husband was off duty and longed to return home with her family. The Goldings and their two eldest children then moved back to Malaysia where Henry was born. When Henry Golding was 8 years old, the family moved back and eventually settled in England.
Wealth (income and earnings)
Now we know that before we stumble into the film Henry Golding previously worked for major TV companies like ESPN and the BBC. Therefore, it’s safe to say that he must have made a handsome sum of money from his time traveling and documenting the world.
Golding’s net worth is still under review, and salary details for his films are being kept under wraps. Starring in back-to-back blockbuster hits has definitely done wonderful things in his bank account. His exact net worth is still being verified.
Henry Golding married TV host and yoga teacher Liv Lo in 2016
The couple currently resides in Singapore and have stated that they will not be having children anytime soon. Whoever accuses them obviously intends to bask in each other’s company for a while longer.
Henry Golding’s size
Henry Golding’s official height was listed as 6 feet 1 inch (186 m). The actor benefits from his father’s genes as he towers over many Asian men. The average height of males in Malaysia is 164 m.
His wife Liv Lo is definitely in love with her husband’s height and even once admitted in an interview that it was part of what drew her to him.