Charlie Cox Net Worth: How Rich is this Actor Actually

Charlie Cox is well-known for his performance as Matt Murdock in the Netflix series “Daredevil,” the blind fictional superhero. If you don’t know, he is a professional actor from London England. Cox was also the lead star in the movie “Stardust”, in which he played Tristan Thorn. Charlie Cox net worth is estimated to be at $5 million as of 2022.

He also starred as Jonathan Hellyer Jones in “The Theory of Everything,” a biopic on Stephen Hawking’s life and career.

Full NameCharlie Thomas Cook
Stage NameCharlie Cox
Net Worth $5 million
Birth Date15 December 1982
Birth PlaceLondon, England
WifeSamantha Thomas
Last UpdatedOctober 2022
Charlie Cox Bio

Early Life

Charlie Thomas Cook popular by the stage name Charlie Cox was born in London, England, and raised in East Sussex as the youngest of five siblings. He is the son of Patricia and Andrew Frederick Seaforth Cox, a publisher in the UK.  Toby is his only biological brother, while Emma, Zoe, and Oliver are his siblings through his dad’s first marriage.

Cox got his education from two exclusive boarding schools: ‘Ashdown House School’ in East Sussex and ‘Sherborne School’ in Sherborne. As a child, Cox had no ambition of becoming a professional actor.

He got into acting during his senior year of high school. In 2001, he went to London after graduation from Sherborne and started studying acting at the ‘Bristol Old Vic Theatre School’ after a year.

How Charlie Cox Makes Money

When it comes to making money, Charlie Cox earns most of his income by acting in TV series, Movies, and Theatres. Lately, some publications quote his personal wealth from between $4 to $6 million USD.

Charlie Cox Net Worth And Career

Charlie Cox’s career began when he got his first professional acting assignment at the age of 18, he acted in the thriller drama called “Dot the I”, which was aired in 2003. Prior to this, he also studied acting at “Sherborne School” in the Dorset town of Sherborne.

He eventually got into the “Bristol Old Vic Theatre School”.  He acquired the part of Lorenzo in Al Pacino’s ‘The Merchant of Venice’ during his first year of acting school. As a result, the school’s policy of not allowing students to audition for outside production companies was abolished.

In 2007, Cox’s got the breakthrough role of Tristan Thorn, the lead character in the fantasy movie “Stardust”, in which he co-starred with Claire Danes. The movie got a lot of appreciation from reviewers and audiences throughout the world, and it presented Cox in front of a new audience.

Cox also plays Matt Murdock’s role in Marvel’s ‘Daredevil Netflix series’ as well as in 2017’s Netflix production and distributed miniseries event ‘The Defenders.’ His performance in ‘Daredevil’ was also acknowledged by ‘ The American Foundation for the Blind’ and presented him with a ‘Helen Keller Achievement Award’ for his work.


Daredevil Cox was cast in the role by Marvel in May 2014 and later revealed that Marvel Studios had been considering him since 2012 for this role.

Following the unexpected ending of Daredevil, Cox starred alongside Tom Hiddleston and Zawe Ashton in ‘Harold Pinter’s Betrayal’, a West End production that premiered on March 14 and ended on June 8, 2019.

The acting President of Kevin Feige revealed in December 2021 that Cox will resume his role as Daredevil in Marvel Cinematic Universe films; however, his first major project is still unannounced.

As of recent, Charlie Cox guest appeared in 2021 ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home.’ This was his first appearance in a Marvel Cinematic Universe movie, in which Matt Murdock as a lawyer brilliantly clears Peter Parker’s name from Mysterio’s death.

Charlie Cox Personal Life

Charlie Cox married Samantha Thomas, an actress and Executive Vice President at Bron TV, in September 2018 and they had two children from the marriage.

At the time of Recording Daredevil, they both worked at Marvel Television. Cox was playing the role of a superhero and Samantha was a TV producer for the company.

As of 2022, Cox’s family had been residing in Connecticut. Chris Obi, a professional actor, is a good friend of Cox.  He is a big fan of soccer and supports Arsenal F.C.

Charlie Cox Net Worth

As of 2022, Charlie Cox net worth is predicted to be around $5 million. His yearly earnings are still unknown. Most of Cox’s fortune is from his acting career playing lead roles in major movies and TV series. His net worth is expected to increase in recent years as he continues to play the role of Daredevil in upcoming Marvel Studio Movies.

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