What is Jamie Dornan’s net worth and salary?
Jamie Dornan is an Irish actor, model, and musician who has a net worth of $14 million. Jamie is probably best known for his role as Christian Gray in the ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ film series, he started his career as a successful male model. Having gained recognition for his ad campaign appearances for a number of prominent results, Jamie was once ranked as one of the most popular male models of all time.
He started his acting career in 2006 with a notable role in the series “Once Upon a Time”. Over the next few years, he continued to land bigger and better roles in a variety of projects, including the ridiculously profitable Fifty Shades series. After appearing in three “Fifty Shades” movies, Dornan went on to star in “Anthropoid.” Dornan has been called one of the sexiest men alive and is also considered one of the greatest Irish actors of the modern era.
Jamie Dornan was born in Hollywood. No no that Hollywood. Dornan was born in Hollywood, Nothern Ireland, which is in County Down. But don’t worry – Jamie arrived in Hollywood, California soon enough. Raised with two older sisters, Dornan is the first cousin, twice removed, of actress Greer Garson. Jamie’s mother died of cancer when he was 16.
He attended Belfast Methodist College as a boarding student. During these years, Jamie joined the rugby team and participated in the drama department. After graduating, Dornan briefly attended Teesside University before dropping out to pursue an acting career in London.
Early in his career, Jamie joined a band called Sons of Jim and appeared on a reality show called ‘Model Behavior’. The show was a modeling competition, and Dornan landed a contract with Select Model Management despite being eliminated from the series. Her modeling career began in 2001 and by 2003 she was modeling for the likes of Ambercrombie & Fitch. His successful run continued, and in the following period he worked successfully for Aquascutum, Hu Boss and Armani.
After becoming famous for appearing in advertising campaigns for Dior Homme and Calvin Klien, he was dubbed “The Golden Body” by a number of publications. A number of additional commercial roles followed with the likes of Dolce & Gabbana, Zara, Banana Republic, Dior, Calvin Klein and Levi’s. Over the next few years, he became known as one of the biggest male models in the industry. Despite focusing more on acting later in his career, Jamie continues to model. In 2018, she became the new face of a perfume line for Hugo Boss.
Jamie Dornan first broke into acting with an appearance in 2006’s Marie Antoinette. He went on to star in films like Shadows in the Sun and Beyond the Rave. Jamie’s real breakthrough came in 2011 when he joined the cast of ABC’s Once Upon a Time. Dornan gained widespread notoriety for his role as Sherriff Graham before appearing in the finale as The Huntsman.
Dornan then showed his range playing a serial killer in the Irish drama series The Fall. The show ran from 2013 to 2016 and Dornan won a number of awards for his performance. During her time on ‘The Fall’, Jamie also accepted a role in ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’. The film was a huge success and Dornan later reprized the role in the film’s two sequels; “Fifty Shades Darker” and “Fifty Shades Freed.” The “Fifty Shades” trilogy grossed over $1.3 billion at the box office, making it one of the most successful R-rated film franchises of all time.
In 2014, Dornan landed the role of Dr. Allan Pascal in The 9th Life of Louis Drax. In 2017, Jamie joined the cast of ‘My Dinner with Herve’ alongside Peter Dinklage. In 2016, he booked a central role in the movie ‘Anthropoid’.
Fifty Shades of Salary
Despite the monumental success of the original Fifty Shades of Grey, Dornan and his co-star Dakota Johnson were paid a salary of just $250,000. Following the film’s staggering box-office earnings, the pair obviously renegotiated their contracts for six-figure salaries as the next two films were released.
In 2016, Jamie Dornan’s company (Where’s The Danger Ltd.) released a report that seemed to suggest the actor earned approximately $1,184,935 in dividends that year. This was obviously a reflection of his rising star power and his renegotiated contracts. In 2015, it was reported that Jamie Dornan will earn a salary of £4.5 million for his role in the next two ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ films.
In 2018, it was reported that Jamie Dornan sold his property in Nichols Canyon, Los Angeles for $3.18 million. Located in the celebrity mecca of Hollywood Hills, Dornan’s former residence has a modern aesthetic with 2,500 square feet and 3.5 bedrooms. A glass-walled atrium is in the center, while a hot tub and pool area are in the courtyard.
Dornan originally bought this house 2.5 years before the sale and paid $2.85 million for it. In addition, Jamie and his wife own a house in the Cotswolds, about two hours outside of London. They secured this 5-bedroom home for around $2.3 million in 2015 and continue to own it as of this writing.
Jamie Dornan has been in a relationship with Amelia Warner since 2010. Warner is a singer/actress and got engaged to Dornan in 2012. After getting married in 2013, the two have three children together.