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Facts of Fiona Shaw

Full NameFiona Fiona Wilson
First NameFiona
Middle NameFiona
Last NameWilson
Birth NameFiona Mary Wilson
EthnicityWhite Caucasian
Birth CityCounty Cork
Birth CountryIreland
Father NameDenis Wilson
Father ProfessionOphthalmic Surgeon
Mother NameMary Wilson
Mother ProfessionPhysicist
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationLesbian
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseSonali Deraniyagala
Relation WithSaffron Burrows (2002- 2011)
AwardsHonorary CBE,BAFTA TV Award,Olivier Award
FilmographyHarry Potter film series (2001-10),Fleabag (2019),True Blood (2011),Killing Eve (2018- Present)
EducationRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), University College Cork, Scoil Mhuire School
Height173 cm
Weight58 kg
Networth$5 M
Date of BirthJuly 10,1958
Age61 years
Married Date2018

How Much Is Fiona Shaw's Net Worth In 2019?

The British Academy Television Award winner Fiona Shaw, an Irish actress got career breakthrough as Petunia Dursley in the Harry Potter film series (2001-10) featuring Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson.

Turned professional since 1983, Shaw has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of September 2019.

The 1990 Olivier Award winner has worked for Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. Having appeared in Fleabag (2019) and True Blood (2011), Fiona stars in BBC America -series Killing Eve (2018- Present).

Movies And TV Shows: Journey To Massive Earnings

The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art attendant started her career through the stage acting as Julia in Richard Sheridan's The Rivals in 1983, a National Theatre production.

With her theatrical appearance in As You Like It (1984), Electra (1988) and Medea (2000), the actress won Olivier Award and Evening Standard Award.

She got career breakthrough after appearing in the J.K Rowling's books based film Harry Potter in 2001 as Petunia Dursley & later in Harry Potter film series through 2011.

Fiona Shaw as Petunia Evans Dursley in the movie Harry Potter
Fiona Shaw as Petunia Evans Dursley in the movie Harry Potter

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Moreover, the actress appeared in the HBO series True Blood as Marnie Stonebrook in its Season 4 in 2011.

Also, she worked in the TV series like Maigret (2016), Channel Zero (2016) and Emerald City (2017).

Currently, Fiona appears as Carolyn Martens in the British spy thriller TV series Killing Eve (2018- Present) alongside Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer.

The Irish actress also owns 2019 BAFTA TV Award for Best Supporting Actress for her work in Killing Eve.

Did you know? In 2001, she was honored with Honorary CBE.

How Much Salary Does She earn?

Indeed, with acting career prominence of over 35 years, Fiona Shaw earns massive sum through her career. 

Even though she is yet to disclose her actual salary, the actress can call up hefty hundreds of thousand dollars per year.

Irsh-born actress Fiona Shaw currently stars in the TV series Killing Eve
Irsh-born actress Fiona Shaw currently stars in the TV series Killing Eve

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For a fact, from the Harry Potter film series, her co-stars Daniel Radcliffe made a total of $82 million in paycheck while Emma Watson made over $34.375 million.

Well, the average annual salary of an actor in the United States is $49,000.

Box Office Collection Of Harry Potter Film Series

FilmBudgetGross Collection
Harry Potter and the 
Philosopher's Stone (2001)   
$125 million$975.1 million
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)$100 million$879.2 million
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2003)$130 million$796.9 million
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)$150 million$897.1 million
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)$150 million$940 million
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)$250 million$934.5 million
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows- Part 1 (2010)


$250 million

$960.4 million
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows- Part 2 (2011)$1.342 billion

Ireland Born: Daughter Of Ophthalmic Surgeon

Shaw was born Fiona Mary Wilson on July 10, 1958, in County Cork, Ireland. Her father Denis Wilson worked as an ophthalmic surgeon while mother Mary was a physicist.

Fiona went to Scoil Mhuire School in Cork City and later enrolled at University College Cork. Thereafter, in her mid-20s, she went to London & attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) where her acting career began.

An Irish by nationality, Fiona Shaw hails from White Caucasian background. She is a Roman Catholic.

How Old Is Fiona Shaw Now & Her Height?

As of September 2019, Fion Shaw is 61 years old & has a height of 5 ft. 8 inches (173 cm).

Openly Lesbian: Is She Married or Dating?

Fiona Shaw came out as a lesbian in 2005. In an interview with Big Issue in 2019, the Killing Eve star revealed that she was in a shock when she came to know about her sexuality.

Currently, the actress is married to Sonali Deraniyagala, an economist. The duo exchanged vows in 2018 and is together ever since.

Fiona Shaw and her spouse Sonali Deraniyagala married in 2018
Fiona Shaw and her spouse/wife Sonali Deraniyagala married in 2018

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For a fact, Sonali's entire family- her husband, parents & 2 sons died in the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami.

Prior to Sonali Deraniyagala, Shaw was in a 9-year relationship with Gangster No. 1 actress Saffron Burrows. The now-former couple dated from 2002 to 2011.

Well, Fiona Shaw is yet to have children.

Lives In An Apartment: What Car Shaw Drives?

Currently, the American actress lives in the Chelsea neighborhood in New York City, in her apartment. She bought the 1-bedroom & 1-bathroom property spread on 500 sq. ft. in February 2016 for $710,000.

Sources report that her apartment takes on $1,410 per month in maintenance.

Fiona Shaw owns New York City apartment worth $710,000
Fiona Shaw owns New York City apartment worth $710,000

Source: Variety

Surely, the millionaire drives luxurious cars, though is yet to open up the details.

As for a surprise, sources report that only 45% of New Yorkers own cars, while the most commonly used ride in NYC is Honda.

Income Tax Expenses

As a New York resident, the actress is liable to pay income tax. Well, her income of over $80,000 calls on the income tax rate of 6.57%.

Charity Work & Use Of Social Media

Well, the Irish-born actress prefers to live a low-key life & is less active in social media platforms like Instagram & Twitter.

Though, she does have active participation in charity works & supports the LGBTQ community. As an influencing TV figure, Fiona Shaw does have associations with many non-profit organizations.

Updated On Mon Sep 30 2019 Published On Sun Sep 29 2019 By CRM