Micheal Ward Biography and Wiki
Micheal Ward is a Jamaican-British actor and former model. His major films include Blue story and The Old Guard. He appeared on television in Top Boy and The A List. Also, Ward has won various awards including the 2020 BAFTA Rising Star Award.
Micheal Ward’s Age and Birthday
Ward was born on November 18, 1997, in Spanish Town Jamaica. He is currently 25 years old.
Micheal Ward Height and Weight
Ward stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs approximately 75 kg (165 pounds).
Micheal Ward Family/Parents and Siblings
The young actor was born to Keisha Getfield his mother who was 18 years old during his birth. Unfortunately, Ward’s father died in a car crash while he was young. He grew up with his three sisters and they moved to Hackney, East London.
Micheal Ward Education
Ward attended Chadwell Health Academy and later joined Epping Forest College to study performing arts after dropping out of the sixth form.
Michael Ward’s Girlfriend
Ward likes to keep information about his personal life private, therefore information about his relationship status is unavailable at the moment.
Micheal Ward Net Worth
The famous actor has an estimated net worth of approximately $1 million.
Micheal Ward Career, Filmography, and Modelling
Ward started his acting career while still in college. He signed up with a talent management agency where he got a couple of roles starring in various music videos for artists such as Tom Walker, Lily Allen, and Dave.
Michael Ward won the Face of JD Sports modeling competition when he was seventeen. He then modeled for many well-known brands and was even handpicked by the late Virgil Abloh to model for Louis Vuitton’s AW20 menswear campaign in August 2020.
In the film industry, he made his debut in Brotherhood in 2016 and appeared in the BBC show The A List in 2018. Ward’s breakthrough came when he starred as Jamie in Netflix’s revival and third series of Top Boy in 2019. Ward also appeared in a top role in the film Blue Story as Marco in the same year and fortunately won the BAFTA Rising Star Award for his incredible performance.
In 2020, Ward appeared in Steve McQueen’s Small Axe: Lovers Rock as Franklyn and received a BAFTA nomination for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Also, he was cast alongside Bill Nighy in the upcoming film The Beautiful Game and is also set to star opposite Olivia Colman in the upcoming film Empire Of Light directed by Oscar-winning director Sam Mendes.
Micheal Ward Awards and Achievements
- Ward was named in Forbes 30 under 30 in 2020.
- Won Rising Star Award in British Academy Film Award and Best Film Actor in NME Awards in 2020.
- Nominated for Best Male Actor in RTS Programme Awards, Best Newcomer, and Outstanding Performance in National Film Award UK in 2020.
- In 2021 was nominated for Best Supporting Actor in British Academy Television Award.
How much is Micheal Ward’s Net Worth?
The young actor has risen to stardom and still growing in his career. He has an estimated net worth of about $1 million.