Daniel is a British actor who has amazed the world with his acting. Daniel is famous for his role in James Bond 007 sequels Casino Royale and Skyfall. The sixth actor to play the role of James Bond, Daniel made his mark with his exceptional performance as 007.
Early Life Of Daniel Craig
Daniel (b. 2, March 1968) was raised on the Wirral Peninsula with his elder sister Lea Craig. He attended primary school in Frodsham and Hoylake. Also, he has two brothers Harry Craig and Philip Blond.
Craig was born to father Tim Craig, a landlord and mother Carol Olivia Craig, an art teacher.
Craig has distant French Huguenot ancestry. His parent borrowed Craig's middle name "Wroughton " from his great-great-grandmother, Grace Matilda Wroughton. His parents got divorced in 1972, and his mother moved to Liverpool.
He was trained at National Youth Theater and graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1991.
Daniel Craig's Career
Craig began acting in school play since six years of age. His interest was encouraged by visits to the Liverpool Everyman Theatre. During his struggle, he was connected with NYT where he performed and toured to Valencia, Spain, and many other places.
He made film debut in 1992 with the film Power of One. His career continued on television, notably BBC2 serial 'Our Friends in the North' in 1996.
He played supporting roles in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider and Road to Perdition, and in 2004 he got a leading role in Layer Cake. In 2005 he got the role to portray as James Bond and hence he became a famous face in the world. He is the first blonde actor to be chosen for the role of James Bond,
Daniel's acting in the Bond movie was appreciated by the previous Bond actors, Sean Connery, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, and Peirce Brosnan.
Daniel Craig's Personal life
In 1992, Craig married Scottish actress Fiona London. The pair has a daughter Elle Craig.
However, after being married for two years, Daniel and Fiona divorced in 1994.
After his divorce with Fiona, he dated two beautiful women. One of them is not so popular actress from Germany Heike Makatsch whom he dated for seven years, and they broke up in 2001. Craig also had an affair with Kate Moss in 2004. In 2005 he was linked up with Sienna Miller.
From 2007 to 2010 he dated producer Satsuki Mitchell and they even got engaged.
The couple doesn't have any children till now but has a son named Henry Chance Aronofsky, from former fiance Darren Aronofsky.
Craig and Weisz welcomed their first child together; a daughter on 1st September 2018. They first revealed about the pregnancy in April 2019. She said,
"Daniel and I are so happy. We’re going to have a little human. We can’t wait to meet him or her. It’s all such a mystery."
She appeared on the Gotham Awards 2018 red carpet in November. The new mother looked stunning.
The couple is pretty protective about their personal affair so, they barely reveal private stuff on social media.
Daniel Craig's Net Worth
The net worth of Daniel Craig is $95 million. The handsome earned worldwide recognition through the James Bond franchise which increased his fame as well as his salary. He in 2008 bought an apartment in Primrose Hill near Regent Park, London for £4 million pound
Daniel Craig Affairs
Second Affair with Heike Makatsch
After the divorce, Daniel was in a relationship with German actress Heike Makatsch for 7 years ending their romance in 2001.
Third Affair with Satsuki Mitchell
Craig also had an affair with Producer Satsuki Mitchell in 2005. After being in a relationship for five years they ended the romance in 2010.
Affair with Kate Moss
Daniel Craig also had an affair with Kate Moss, an English model in 2004.Like his previous affairs it couldn't last long.
Affair with Sienna Miller
In 2005 Daniel was in a romantic affair with Sienna Miller, a British- American actress, model, and fashion designer.