Karl Shiels (Actor) Wiki, Age, Wife, Biography, Family, Death & Facts

Karl Shiels

Karl Shiels (born in 1972) is an Irish Actor, Artistic Director and Producer from Dublin, Ireland. Furthermore, he famed for his extraordinary role of Robbie Quinn in “Fair City” (2014). Shiels starred different TV shows that include “Peaky Blinders”.

Karl Shiels Irish Actor, Producer & Artistic Director found dead on July 14, 2019

Still, he also died on July 14, 2019, in his hometown. Lisa Richards (Karl’s Agent) shared the death news in the media. Their team shocked on the actor’s death. Actually, Shiels was among the talented personalities in the film industry.

He was also big support and mentored the budding writers. On the other hand, they felt lucky to build strong relationships with his family. However, his parents and wife are facing a difficult time at this time. We should pray to god to provide strength to them.

Karl’s co-star on “Fair City” named Eric Lalor wrote a tribute post on Twitter’s official handle. Apart from that, Tom Morran (Comedian & Actor) is also sad after losing his good friend. Karl’s cause of death has not disclosed by his representatives.


Early Life, Parents & Profile

Karl Shiels Biography

Karl Shiels was born in 1972 in Dublin, Ireland. Additionally, his age was 47 years old. Karl’s mom and dad involved in odd jobs in the city.

Karl studied in the Gaiety School of Acting, Dublin. As an assumption, he may be a single child of his parents.


Personal Affairs, Spouse & Children

Karl Shiels & his wife Dearbhla
Photo: Actor Karl with Spouse Dearbhla Shiels.

He is a married man. Karl Shiels tied the knot with his wife Dearbhla Shiels. Furthermore, Karl and his partner were together for a long time. The details about their son and daughter have not known.


Trivia & Quick Info

Karl Shiels Height, Weight & Ethnicity

Real Full Birth NameKarl Shiels.
Nick nameKarl.
ProfessionActor, Producer & Artistic Director.
In The News ForDied on July 14, 2019 in Dublin.
Age (As of 2019)47 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday1972.
Birthplace/HometownDublin, Ireland.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Death DateJuly 14, 2019
PlaceDublin, Ireland.
CauseNot Revealed.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)Not available.
House InDublin (Ireland).
Social Media Account StatsInstagram: --
Twitter: @KarlShiels.
Facebook: NA.
Films1. Haywire.
2. Badlands.
3. Batman Begins.
4. Capital Letters.
5. Intermission.
Television Shows1. Fair City.
2. Arrow.
3. The Clinic.
Awards1. Best Actor Award for Comedians in the Dublin Film Festival 1999.
2. Special Jury Award in The Irish Times Theater Awards (2013).
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 176 cm.
Meters: 1.76 m.
WeightKilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165 lbs.
Biceps Size13.5.
Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)41-33-35.
Shoe Size (UK)8.5
Tattoo details?NA.
Eye ColorHazel.
Hair ColorBlack-White.
ParentsFather: Name not available.
Mother: Will Update Soon.
SiblingsNot Known.
Famous RelativesGrandparents:
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?Unknown.
GirlfriendNot Known.
Wife/Spouse NameDearbhla.
Highest QualificationStudied Acting Skills.
SchoolHigh School in Dublin.
Alma Mater.Gaiety School of Acting, Dublin.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Chris Evans.
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
Dream Holiday DestinationMoscow.
Favorite ColorBlack.
Love to doPlaying Soccer & Traveling.
Favorite FoodIce Cream & Fries.
Net worth (approx.)$1.25 Million US Dollars.
Salary, Income & Earnings--
Contact Details
Mobile or Phone Number--
Office AddressNA.
Official WebsiteNone.
Home DetailsResidence located in Dublin, Ireland.
Email AddressNot found.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Karl Shiels

Karl Shiels Film, Awards & TV Shows

  • Wikipedia: Actor Karl served as a founding member and the artistic director at the Theater Upstairs.
  • Karl also received the special jury prize at The Irish Times Theater Awards (2013).
  • In fact, Dearbhla Shiels’ husband also remembered for his work to promote Irish talent.
  • On the other hand, he also awarded the Best Actor for “Comedians” in the Dublin Theater Festival 1999.
  • The movies that boosted his career are “Haywire”, “Badlands”, “Batman Begins”, “Capital Letters”, “The Clinic” and “Intermission”.
  • Money Factor: At the time of his death, Karl Shiels’ Net worth is valued at $1.25 Million US Dollars, as in 2019.

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  • Furthermore, he always communicated with his fans through his Twitter handle.
  • His close friends called that his acting talent is god-gifted and he was a great person.
  • Actually, he took martial training for “Into the Badlands”.
  • In the early 1990s, he switched his careers from being an electrician to a top actor.



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