Rupert Friend Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Rupert Friend Biography

Rupert Friend was born on 9 October 1981, in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England. He is an English actor, director, screenwriter, and producer. His full name is Rupert William Anthony Friend. Similarly, he is best known for his role as Peter Quinn in the political thriller series Homeland.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 39 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs around 82 KG. Additionally, he has a well-maintained attractive physique and has light blue eyes and dark brown hair.

Relationship Status

The actor is in a marital relationship with actress Aimee Mullins. The couple had started dating each other back in 2013 and became engaged in 2014. They subsequently tied the knot in May 2016. He previously had an affair with English actress Keira Knightley from 2005 to 2010.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is David Oxton Friend whereas his mother’s name is Caroline Friend. In addition. he has a sister named Kate.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he completed his high school education at The Marlborough School. He also enhanced his acting skills at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art.


Rupert Friend first started his career as an actor appearing in stage productions while he attended the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art. He subsequently made his acting debut along with his film debut in the Australian drama film The Libertine, starring Johnny Depp in 2004. Similarly, he landed in the first starring role in the comedy-drama film Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (2005) and appeared and starred in films including, The Moon and the Stars (2007), Outlaw (2007), Jolene (2008), The Young Victoria (2009), Chéri (2009) and Lullaby for Pi (2010).

Rupert Friend Biography
Rupert Friend Biography

He then landed in the role of Peter Quinn in the political thriller series Homeland in 2012 as a supporting role but his character swifted to a major role after season 3. Rupert gained wide recognition from the performance in the series and also earned nominations for Primetime Emmy Award in Outstanding Guest Actor In A Drama Series, PAAFTJ Television Awards and Screen Actors Guild Award. Likewise, his other film works include, Starred Up (2014), Hitman: Agent 47 (2015), The Death of Stalin (2017), At Eternity’s Gate (2018) and played Ernest Donovan in Strange Angel from 2018 to 2019.

Rupert Friend’s Social Media

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Rupert Friend’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Rupert Friend.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Rupert Friend? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a good amount of net worth of $ 4 million, which he has earned from his successful acting career.


  • Full Name: Rupert William Anthony Friend
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Producer
  • Age: 39
  • Date of Birth: 9 October 1981
  • Birth Place: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Nationality: English
  • Height: 6 feet 1 inch
  • Weight: 82 KG
  • Eye Color: Light Blue
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • School: The Marlborough School
  • College/University: Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art
  • Father: David Oxton Friend
  • Mother: Caroline Friend
  • Sibling: Kate Friend (Sister)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 4 million
  • Source of Income: Acting