Tim Curry Biography, Facts & Life Story

Tim Curry British Actor, Comedian and Singer

Quick Facts

Nickname:The Cheshire Cat

Full Name:Timothy James Curry

Profession:Actor, Comedian and Singer


Age:74 years old (in 2021)

Date of Birth:19 April 1946

Birthplace:Grappenhall, Warrington, United Kingdom

Zodiac Sign: Aries

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)

Weight:72 kg (158.73 lbs)

Hair Color:Black

Eye Color:Brown

When talking about talent, undoubtedly the legendary name Tim Curry comes to our mind. He is not only a famous actor but a renowned singer too. He is often known by his famous Hit movie “The Rocky Horror Picture Show”. This film was made by 20th Century Fox and there will be no dubiety in saying that it is assumed as the most crowd-puller musical film in Bollywood history.

Well, Tim Curry’s birthday is celebrated on 19 April. This multitalented 74-years-old star is the most popular among the whole nation. He was very young, about 12-years-old when his father passed away. His mother and sister have also died naturally due to some diseases.

As far as Tim Curry’s marital status is concerned, neither he got married nor does he have any children. Despite the utter sadness in his life, he was always an enthusiastic comedian who always wanted to make people happy.

Career Journey

When Tim Curry was schooling, an urge of acting and singing bore in him. Acting touched his heart melodically and he decided to become an actor in his life. This rendered his thoughts and he planned to graduate from Birmingham University. After completing his BA in English and Drama he practically entered the film industry.

When Tim Curry got the first chance in an original London cast, accidentally he met with Richard O’Brien. Richard was impressed to see his muscular body that he instantly gave him a new role to the film “The Rocky Horror Picture Show”.

Curry was not only interested in film and big screen rather he was keen to perform in theaters. It was one of his life’s assets and he possessed the theater as a part of his life. Tim Curry performed many theaters and was also nominated for the best leading role in one of his show, but failed to win that.

Afterward, he began to take part as a comedian in films as he was fed up with the wicked roles that he had been performing all through his career.  He also appeared on the television and anchored many sitcoms.

He has also been involved in recording the voice-overs.  Tim Curry has won four awards in his career and nominated for several others. One of the awards was won for his voice acting too in Peter Pan and the Pirates. The main role in this film, the hook man, was voiced by Tim.

In 2012, due to his sudden paralysis, he started working only as a voice-actor. Tim Curry is showing many improvements regarding his health and hopefully, he will recover very soon.


Tim Curry achieved a massive cluster of audience attention and affection throughout his acting, singing and voice-acting career. He not only won many awards in his life but also won many hearts. We can imagine his love in public that the nation got the attention of many Paparazzi and news reporters were all around him all the time. All over the world, his fans were praying for him.

He has proved himself the best actor and no words can describe his talent. Tim Curry also achieved an award at Actors Fund of America Artistic when he was in the state of paralysis. This delineates his strong will-power and strength to fight against his paralysis. No one can defeat him as he had faced many tough times with so much valor.

Tim Curry Education

Qualification: BA Drama and Theatre Studies.

School: Kingswood School in Bath.

College: University of Birmingham.

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Tim Curry Career

Profession: Actor, Comedian and Singer

Salary: Under review

Net Worth: USD $14 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: James Curry

Mother: Patricia Curry

Brother(s): None

Sister(s): Judy Curry

Marital Status: Unmarried

Wife/Girlfriend: Unmarried

Children: None

Ex Girlfriends:

Marcia Hurwitz (2005)
Marina Drujko (2008)

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