Who is Henry Cavill’s Brother, Niki Richard Dalgliesh Cavill?

Niki Richard Dalgliesh Cavill
Date of Birth 1983
Profession UK Royal Navy
Height 6.1 Inch
Weight 90 Kg
Brother Henry Cavill

Niki Richard Dalgliesh Cavill is an American soldier. He is a really important part of the UK Royal Navy. In addition, he is also the brother of the famous actor Henry Cavill. Niki has served the country from a young age. He was in Afghanistan in the year 2011.

While his brother is a famous actor, Niki has stayed away from acting. His other family members are all part of Hollywood in some shape or manner.

Henry Cavill plays a big role in the film industry. His famous roles include Superman and Geralt of Rivia in The Witcher series on Netflix.

Who is Niki Richard Dalgliesh Cavill?

Niki Cavill was born in 1983. His birthday is on May 5 and he was actually born in the United Kingdom. He was also raised in the UK before coming to America. Right now, Cavill is 38 years old and his Zodiac sign is Taurus.

Niki is a soldier while the rest of his family members belong to the Film Industry. Information about his educational background is not currently known though. Niki also has an Australian Nationality.

Speaking about his family, Niki’s father is Colin Cavil and he used to work as a Stockbroker. Niki’s mother is Marianne and she was a secretary in a bank. He also has 4 brothers namely; Henry, Charlie, Piers, and Simon.

His brother piers are in the Army. He was actually awarded MBE by The Queen. Similarly, Simon works in the financial sector while Charlie is in the marketing field. We all know about Henry, he is a famous actor in Hollywood.

Moving on to his relationship status, Niki is not married and he doesn’t plan to marry anytime soon. Being a Soldier, Niki has a very good personality and height.

He is around 6 feet tall and weighs 90 Kgs. He is a handsome man and perfectly bulk as he is a disciplined soldier.

Niki Cavill as a Royal Navy

Niki Richard Dalgliesh Cavill

Niki Cavill always wanted to be a soldier. It was his childhood dream and he did not really do anything else in his life.

After getting basic education, he applied to the Army and was selected shortly. He did all the training drills and was called to duty in 2011. His first posting was in Afghanistan.

His work as a soldier in Afghanistan provided him some good exposure in the Army so, he was promoted to the post of Lieutenant Colonel in 2013.

This did not stop here though. Cavill worked hard and impressed the army for 6 long years so, he was finally promoted to the post of Colonel. He currently enjoys his higher post in the army.

Aside from this though, not much is known about his life. Niki doesn’t have a social media account so, we don’t know where he is posted right now.

We also don’t really have any information about whether he is single or not. We do know that he is not married yet though!

Niki Richard Cavill Net Worth

Well, the short answer would be not as much as Henry Cavill! But jokes apart, Niki still has managed to get high-paying promotions so, his net worth is not really in the pennies.

He actually has $1 million to his name which is a really decent amount to live a good enough life.

Niki Brother Henry is an Actor

Henry was born on 5 May 1983, Saint Helier, Jersey, to Marianne and Colin Cavill. His family was catholic and his father was born in Chester, England, and was a stockbroker and his mother was a secretary in a bank. Henry use to attend St Michael’s Preparatory School in Saint Saviour, Jersey, but later he started going to Stowe School in Stowe, Buckinghamshire. When he was 16 years old, in the year 2000 he was playing rugby and there he met actor Russell Crowe, Russell was there to shoot for his film Proof of Life. He shared a few acting tips with Henry and even sent a package to his school. After many years the two stars worked on Superman: Man of Steel.

Henry is Superman

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Henry began his acting career in 2001 in the film Hotel Laguna. He also played in The Count of Monte Cristo which was Kevin Reynolds’ adaptation in 2002, and in the same year, he also started to work in BBC’s The Inspector Lynley Mysteries. He worked in many television shows at his starting phase. After years of hard work he finally got his first lead role in The Tudors, as Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk, the Showtime’s television series from 2007 to 2010.

The series was a big hit and it was nominated for a Golden Globe award in 2007 and later in 2008 won an Emmy award. And according to the reports, the fans had also written in to have Cavill appear as Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005), but in the end, Robert Pattinson was cast in the role. Also, Author Stephenie Meyer, who wrote the Twilight series, called Cavill her “perfect Edward” in her outspoken support for him playing Edward Cullen in the film adaptation. The role was again played by Pattinson as Henry had grown too old to play the role by the time production of the film began.

A well-known fact, Henry was set to play in McG’s Superman long before he played, he was all set to play Superman in 2004 but he was later drawn out of the project and director Bryan Singer took over the direction and he recast Brandon Routh as the Superman in Superman Returns.

There were also many rumors that stated Henry was also a candidate for Batman in Batman Begins but he denied going for the audition and also said that he was not offered the role. Later in 2011, He was cast as Superman in Zack Snyder‘s Man of Steel. After that, he worked in many super hit movies such as Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Justice League, Zack Snyder’s Justice League, Mission: Impossible – Fallout, Enola Holmes, and many other hit movies.

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