Fionn Whitehead Bio, Age, Dating, Height, Career, Net Worth, Facts

Fionn Whitehead is an English actor best known for his role as Tommy in Christopher Nolan’s epic war film Dunkirk, for which he was nominated for Empire Award for Best Male Newcomer. He made his acting debut with the 2016 three-episode miniseries, Him.

Fionn Whitehead

Fionn Whitehead Biography

Fionn Whitehead was born on the 18th of July 1997, in Richmond, London, England, United Kingdom. He is currently 24 years old.

Birth NameFionn Whitehead
Date of BirthJuly 18, 1997
Place of BirthRichmond, London, U.K.
Age24 years old
Sun SignCancer
ResidenceLondon, England, U.K.


  • Father – Tim Whitehead (Jazz Musician)
  • Mother – Linda Whitehead
  • Siblings – Maisie Whitehead (Older Sister) (Dancer), Hattie Whitehead (Older Sister) (Folk Artist) and Sonny Whitehead (Younger Brother)


Whitehead attended Orleans Park School and then went to Richmond College where he joined the National Youth Theatre’s summer course.

Fionn Whitehead Love Life

Whitehead has kept his personal life discreet from his professional life and thus there is not much information available of any relation he has had in the past or in the present.

Physical Statistics

HeightFeet – 5 feet 9 inches
Centimeters – 175 cm
Meters – 1.75 m
WeightKilograms – 72 kg
Pounds – 158 lbs
Body BuildSlim
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorDark Brown
Shoe SizeUnknown

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Fionn Whitehead made his acting debut in 2017, playing the lead role as Tommy in Christopher Nolan’s war film Dunkirk. For his work in the film, he was nominated for an Empire Award for Best Male Newcomer.

Television Debut

Whitehead made his first television appearance in the 2016 British miniseries Him.

Famous For

For his portrayal of Tommy in Christopher Nolan’s war film Dunkirk

Fionn Whitehead Net Worth

There is no information related to his net worth or salaries available at this time.

Fionn Whitehead Facts

Fionn Whitehead grew up in Richmond, London.

His parents named him after Irish folk legend Fionn mac Cumhaill.

He began acting at the Orange Tree Theatre when he was 13 years old.

He worked at a coffee shop in Waterloo, London before he was auditioned for the lead role in Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk.

Fionn has appeared in a stage production of Glenn Waldron’s Natives and is one of Screen International’s Stars of Tomorrow 2016.

He is signed with the UTA agency.

Fionn is a member of the National Youth Theatre

In 2018, Whitehead appeared in the Black Mirror TV series’ interactive stand-alone film Bandersnatch as Stefan Butler, and the following year, he also appeared in Sebastian Schipper’s drama Roads.