10 Things You Have To Know About Jamie Dornan

January 10, 2014

1. Born in Belfast


Jamie Dornan is an actor who was born in Northern Ireland. He was born in Belfast, which is one of the most historically rich, and interesting locations in all of Northern Ireland.

2. Model, Musician, Actor


He is famous for more than just acting. Jamie Dornan has also been recorded as being a model, and a musician. While he is an extremely talented individual, he has really started to make a name for himself as an actor.

3. Family


Jamie Dornan is the son of a doctor that once considered becoming an actor as well. His family consists of his father, and his two older sisters. His mother tragically passed away when Jamie was only 16 years old.

4. Relationship with Keira Knightley


Jamie Dornan was in a two-year long relationship with Keira Knightley. They dated from 2003 to 2005. This was a relatively normal relationship that just ended up not working out for the two. Both are relatively quiet about their personal lives.

5. Love of His Life


It was not until Jamie met the love of his life, Amelia Warner that he would take the plunge to get married. They recently got married in April of 2013, and they announced that they are expecting a baby girl in June of 2013. The baby was born in November of 2013.

6. Notable Works


Some of the most notable works that Jamie Dornan has worked on include Marie Antoinette, Beyond the Rave, Shadows in the Sun, The Black Widow, X Returns, and Flying Home. These are just a few of the most notable works that.

7. 50 Shades of Grey


Jamie Dornan has been selected to play the role of the male lead character from the novel 50 Shades of Grey. This is an extremely explicit presentation of sensitive material that is of a sexual nature.

There has been a lot of press about this release and hopefully the cast, including Jamie Dornan, does a good job of keeping it classy.

8. Two singles


Jamie Dornan does have two songs that were recorded and released in 2005, and 2006. The first song that he recorded and released in 2005 was titled “Fairytale.” The second song that he recorded and released in 2006 was titled, “My Burning Sun.”

9. Very Tall


Jamie Dornan is one of the taller men is show business. With the average height of men being around 5’7” or 5’8”, Jamie Dornan towers over a lot of other famous actors standing six foot tall!

This makes him even more appealing to the female audience that is impatiently awaiting his role in the film version of 50 Shades of Grey. Who does not love a tall, dark, handsome, talented, and successful man?

10. College


Jamie Dornan is one of the few actors that attended college. He was briefly enrolled at Teesside University where he quickly identified that he wanted to be an actor and he relocated to London where he would be able to prepare for an acting career.

This was an amazing move for him because he was able to train and get the preparation necessary to excel in the acting world.