Who is Joe Alwyn?
Joseph Mathew Alwyn abbreviated as Joe Alwyn is a well-known English actor. He debuted with Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk in 2016, and since then has starred in period films such as Operation Finale (2017), The Favourite (2018), Mary Queen of Scots (2018), and Harriet (2019).
Besides acting, he has co-written a number of songs by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift 2020, such as “Exile” and “Betty”. His achievements include the Trophee Chopard at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival and the Grammy Award for Album of the Year with Swift’s Folklore (2020).
How Old Is Joe Alwyn?
He is 31 years old as of May 2022, having been born on February 21, 1991, in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England. Joe shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Lauren Godwin, Chunkz, Sophie Turner, Alan Rickman, Marcus Gunnarsen, and many more.
Joe Alwyn Family
Who are Joe Alwyn’s Parents?
He was born to Richard Alwyn (Father) a documentary filmmaker and Elizabeth Alwyn (Mother) a psychotherapist.
Does Joe Alwyn have Siblings?
He has two siblings by the names Patrick Alwyn and Thomas Alwyn.
Joe Alwyn Education
He received his high school education at the City of London School where he briefly took guitar lessons and was part of the school band called “Anger Management”. After high school, he studied English Literature and Drama at the University of Bristol. After graduating in 2012, he studied at the Royal Central School of Speech & Drama and completed a BA in acting.
Joe Alwyn Marital Status
He is currently engaged to Taylor Swift (born on December 13, 1989). His girlfriend is an American singer-songwriter. They have been in a relationship since 2016.
Joe Alwyn Kids
He does not have any kids currently. In case of new news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Joe Alwyn Career
An Acting Career
In 2015, he was cast in the lead role of Ang Lee’s 2016 war drama, Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, which is a film adaptation based on Ben Fountain’s novel. In 2017, he had a supporting role in the English drama film The Sense of an Ending. Moreover, he appeared in 2018 in Yorgos Lanthimos’ award-winning period drama The Favourite, and had supporting roles in Operation Finale, Boy Erased, and Mary Queen of Scots. Because of his roles, in 2018, he received the Trophee Chopard alongside Elizabeth Debicki at the Cannes Film Festival. The following year in 2019, he co-starred in the biographical award-winning drama Harriet as slave owner Giden Brodess. The drama is about abolitionist Harriet Tubman on September 10 had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.
He appeared in December in the BBC/FX three-part miniseries A Christmas Carol as Bob Cratchit. In addition, he had roles in two films in 2021 which are: The Souvenir Part II and the adaptation of Jojo Moyes’ book The Last Letter from Your Lover. Moreover, he will appear alongside Jemima Kirke and Sasha Lane in the Hulu/BBC Three adaptation of Sally Rooney’s novel Conversations with Friends which is scheduled for a 2022 release. Initially, he was set to star in the Emily Bronte biopic Emily. Also, he was set to star in the comedy film Catherine Called Birds in April 2021, written and directed by Lena Dunham, based on a novel of the same by Karen Cushman. Nevertheless, he replaced Taron Egerton in November 2021, in The Stars at Noon opposite Margaret Qualley, directed by Claire Denis.
A Musical Career
Besides acting, he has co-produced songs like “Exile”, “Betty”, “My Tears Ricochet”, “August”, “This Is Me Trying” and “Illicit Affairs” on American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift’s eighth studio album, Folklore (2020). Moreover, he also co-wrote “Exile” and “Betty” under the pseudonym William Bowery. “Exile” reached the top 10 of the charts in various countries, including No. 6 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and No. 8 on the UK Singles Chart. At the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards in 2021, “Exile” was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance while Folklore won the Album of the Year thus garnering Joe’s first Grammy win. He (as Bowery) co-wrote “Champagne Problems”, “Coney Island” and the title track on Swift’s second 2020 album Evermore.
Joe Alwyn Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 6ft 1inch (1.85m) and a weight of 86kg (189lbs)
Joe Alwyn’s Salary and Net Worth
His salary is not dated on the internet, however, he has a net worth of $4 million.