The place for a woman is open in the acting industry until the time she is young and beautiful. However, it never happened with the Irish actress, Michelle Fairley who is continuing to portray major and significant actors even in her 50’s. She is popular for her roles as Catelyn Stark in the fictional drama series, ‘Game of Thrones’ and Dr. Ava Hessington in USA Network series, ‘Suits.'
Career and Progression:
Michelle Fairley landed in television screen portraying Maeve in TV series, ‘Saracen’ in 1989. The actress has shown her acting competence in numerous television series which include ‘4 Play’, ‘Theatre Night,' ‘Casualty,' ‘Inspector Morse,' ‘Class,' ‘ Resurrection,' ‘ Crossing Lines’ and Fortitude.' She played the lead role, Margaret Beaufort in ‘The White Princess.'
Moreover, the actress made her movie debut from the 1990 movie, Hidden Agenda as Teresa Doyle. Then, she enacted important characters in numerous films including ‘The Others,' ‘The Duel,' ‘The Invisible Women’ and ‘Ironclad: Battle for Blood.' She has also embraced her career in stage, and her notable theater credits include ‘The Wild Duck,' ‘MacBeth,' ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ and ‘Splendour.'
How much is Michelle’s Net Worth?
Michelle Fairley is one of the prominent Irish actresses who has been able to rack the net worth of $3 million. The actress garnered the amount from her three-decade-long work in the acting sector. She has portrayed famous characters in numerous movies and television series as well as theaters.
Her earnings from the films and series have made a substantial contribution to enhancing her net worth. The total value of Michelle is likely to increase in the coming days due to her continuous works.
Michelle, who portrayed Catelyn Stark in Games of Thrones, was rounded up by the Entertainment Tonight in March 2019 alongside cast members like Richard Madden, D.B. Weiss, and Oona Chaplin to talk about the history of 'The Red Wedding.' Richard played as Rob Stark and Onna as Talisa in the hit HBO series.
Michelle Fairley as Catelyn Stark in HBO's 'Games of Thrones' (Photo: indiewire.com)
According to the showrunner D.B., Michelle wasn't answering after the final shot of the character Catelyn was filmed. The actress was shattered by the filming of Catelyn's final moment on 'The Red Wedding' that she wrote a mail to her castmates mentioning that she wasn't able to talk to anybody.
Games of Thrones Season 8 debuted on HBO on 14 April 2019.
Rumored of Getting Married!!
Whenever people hear Michelle’s name, they remember her character of the ideal wife, Catelyn Stark in ‘Game of Thrones.' However, the real life of the actress is nothing like her fictional character. Michelle is still single and unmarried at her 50’s. It always surprises us to see this gorgeous actress who was adored by millions during her youth ending up being single.
According to a source, the star confessed that she is single by own will. Michelle has come to love her single life and doesn’t want to ruin this happiness by getting married and welcoming a husband into life. The workaholic actress opened her mouth only after the rumors of her getting married to a mystery man flared in the media in 2016. She, however, never confirmed whether or not she was dating the mystery man.
In addition to that, her single relationship status has enabled the audience to suspect that she might be a lesbian. However, the actress has neither shown such traits nor has come forth with a partner to confirm the rumors.
Her Short Bio:
Michelle Fairley was born in July 1965 which makes her 53 years of age. She grew up in Colerain, Northern Ireland with her family. She is the daughter of Theresa and Brain Fairley. Her parents Brian and Theresa worked as a publicist and were locally famous. Michelle has a sibling sister whose name is Simone Fairly.
She was a member of Ulster Youth Theatre during her teenage years. The star has a lovely height of 1.65 m (5 feet 5 inches) and beautiful face which enhance her appearance. In 2018, Michelle won Women's Image Network Awards for her work in 2017 movie The White Princess.