Christopher Nolan Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More

Christopher Nolan

Real NameChristopher Edward Nolan
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 74 kg
in Pounds- 163 lbs
Eye ColourLight Blue
Hair ColourBlonde
Personal Life
Date of Birth30 July 1970
Age (as in 2017)47 Years
Birth PlaceWestminster, London, England
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
SchoolHaileybury and Imperial Service College, Hertford, England
CollegeUniversity College London
Educational QualificationDegree in English Literature
DebutFilm- Following (1998)
Following movie poster
FamilyFather- Brendan Nolan
Mother- Christina Nolan
Brothers- Matthew Francis Nolan,
Matthew Francis Nolan
Jonathan NolanChristopher Nolan with his Brother Jonathan Nolan
Sister- None
ReligionNot Known
HobbiesListening to rock music and Radio
Favourite Things
Favourite Graphic ArtistM. C. Escher
Favourite WriterJorge Luis Borges
Favourite FilmsBlade Runner (1982), Star Wars (1977), Lawrence of Arabia (1962), The Hit (1984), 12 Angry Men (1957)
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife/SpouseEmma Thomas
Christopher and Emma Thomas
ChildrenSons- Magnus Nolan, Rory Nolan, Oliver Nolan
Daughter- Flora Nolan
Christopher Nolan with his children Rory Nolan, Flora Nolan, Director Christopher Nolan, Magnus Nolan
Christopher Nolan wife and his son Oliver Nolan
Money Factor
Net Worth $135 Million

Christopher Nolan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Christopher Nolan

  • Does Christopher Nolan smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Christopher Nolan drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Nolan’s father was from England and mother from America. His father was an advertising executive and mother was a flight attendant and an English teacher.
  • He has two brothers. His elder brother Matthew Francis Nolan is a convicted criminal. His younger brother Jonathan is a screenwriter, television producer, director, and author.
  • Nolan started making films at the age of seven. At this age, he borrowed Super 8 camera of his father.
  • Nolan met his wife Emma Thomas for the first time at the University College London (UCL) where he was studying English literature.
  • Nolan was the head of UCL film society. During his college years, Christopher Nolan made two short movies, namely Tarantella (1989) and second was Larceny (1995).
  • Nolan’s first film, Following, was based on Nolan’s experience of living in London and having his flat burgled
  • Nolan first earned recognition for his work in the movie- Memento. When he told the story of Memento to Aaron Ryder, an executive for Newmarket Films, the latter said that it was “perhaps the most innovative script I had ever seen”.
  • Steven Soderbergh a renowned filmmaker, was very impressed by his work in Memento and recruited Nolan to direct the psychological thriller Insomnia (2002).Steven Soderbergh
  • Nolan is one of two directors to have made billions of dollars out of his two movies, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises. Another one is James Cameron.The Dark Night Movie Poster
  • In 2009, The American Society of Cinematographers honored him with the Board of the Governors Award.
  • He was declared “the premier big-canvas storyteller of his generation” by Variety’s Scott Foundas.
  • In 2012, British daily newspaper The Guardian ranked him among “The 23 Best Film Directors in the World.”
  • Nolan was featured in “100 most influential people of the world” by TIME magazine in 2015.
  • Nolan is red and green color blind.