Ferdia Walsh-Peelo Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Anupama Ghosh
Feb 08, 2024 By Anupama Ghosh
Originally Published on Feb 17, 2023
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About Ferdia Walsh-Peelo

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo is an Irish actor, musician, and composer born in Ireland. His parents are Mick Peelo and Soprano Toni Walsh, and he has three siblings. Ferdia Walsh Peelo made his acting debut in the musical 'Sing Street.' As a famous actor, Walsh-Peelo has amassed a net worth of $1-5 million approximately.

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo Net Worth, Earnings, and Spending Habits

What is Ferdia Walsh-Peelo's net worth?

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo has amassed great earnings from his acting and musical career. As of 2022, Walsh-Peelo has a net worth estimated at $1-5 million.

How much does Ferdia Walsh-Peelo earn per year?

Being a famed Irish actor and musician, Ferdia Walsh-Peelo has a considerable net worth though he has not publicly disclosed his annual earnings and spending habits.

Height, Age, and Physical Attributes

How tall is Ferdia Walsh-Peelo?

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo stands 5 ft 11.5 in (182 cm) tall.

How old is Ferdia Walsh-Peelo?

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo was born on October 12, 1999, in Ashford, County Wicklow, Ireland. As of 2022, he is 23 years old. Peelo belongs to the Irish nationality, and his zodiac sign is Libra.

Childhood And Education

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo was born on October 12, 1999, to his parents, Mick Peelo and Soprano Toni Walsh. He has two older brothers, Oisin and Tadgh, and a younger sister Siofradh with whom he grew up in Ashford, County Wicklow, Ireland. Walsh-Peelo took singing lessons from his mother, a professional opera singer. Walsh-Peelo has not revealed much about his family life and keeps it out of the spotlight. Regarding his educational background, Ferdia Walsh-Peelo attended the Coláiste Ráithín, a Gaelscoil in Bray, and the Wicklow Educate Together National School. Aside from that, not much is known about his college or university's name or the subjects he majored in.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Ferdia Walsh-Peelo dating?

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo is most likely single and not engaged with anyone. Although, he has kept his family and personal life aside from his professional career. There are no records of his past relationships either.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

The Irish actor Ferdia Walsh-Peelo was born and brought up in Ireland. He began his musical career at age seven. At age 12, Walsh-Peelo was cast in Mozart's The Magic Flute aged twelve, which toured Ireland. Following his appearance, Walsh-Peelo was chosen for another role play of Miles in Britten's Turn of the Screw. In 2012, Walsh-Peelo appeared on an Irish television show named 'The Late Late Toy Show,' singing and playing piano. He got signed by William Morris Endeavor in the USA and Independent Talent in the UK in 2015.

In 2016, Walsh-Peelo made his debut film with John Carney in his musical comedy-drama film 'Sing Street,' along with Lucy Boynton. In 2017, Walsh-Peelo began playing King Alfred in the 'Vikings' series. Walsh-Peelo portrayed a young version of Aiden Gillen's character in the television film 'Dave Allen at Peace' and appeared as Rez in 'Here Are the Young Men', a 2020 film.

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo played Miles in the 2021 Sundance Film Festival hit and Apple TV+ Original film, 'CODA.' Walsh-Peelo and the rest of the CODA cast won the SAG (Screen Actor Guild) Award for Best Ensemble. Walsh-Peelo starred opposite Clara Rugaard in the British-Spanish World War II drama 'Love Gets a Room.' Walsh-Peelo played Nick Kent in the biographical miniseries 'Pistol.'

What awards has Ferdia Walsh-Peelo won?

In 2017, the Irish actor Ferdia Walsh-Peelo was nominated for the London Film Critics' Circle Award in the category Young British/Irish Performer of the Year and the Guild of Music Supervisors Awards in the category Best Song / Recording Created for a Film for his work in the musical film 'Sing Street.' In 2022, Walsh-Peelo won Screen Actors Guild Awards in the category Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his work in the drama film, 'CODA.'

Ferdia Walsh-Peelo's Hobbies And Interests

According to his biography, Ferdia Walsh-Peelo is a trained singer and pianist who plays guitar. He played guitar and piano and performed on stage when 'Sing Street' premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. Walsh-Peelo also enjoys painting and poetry.

Other Interesting Ferdia Walsh-Peelo Facts And Trivia

  • The Irish actor Ferdia Walsh-Peelo is also an Ambassador for UNICEF Ireland's program Emergency Lessons, which aims to educate children caught up in emergencies.
  • According to the horoscope, Ferdia Walsh-Peelo is a Libra by birth.

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Ferdia Walsh-Peelo Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Ferdia Walsh-Peelo

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182 cm

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Wicklow Educate Together National School

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Mick Peelo, Soprano Toni Walsh


Oisin, Tadgh, Siofradh
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Written by Anupama Ghosh

Bachelor of Arts specializing in Archaeology and Ancient History, Master of Arts specializing in Archaeology and Ancient History

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Anupama GhoshBachelor of Arts specializing in Archaeology and Ancient History, Master of Arts specializing in Archaeology and Ancient History

She holds a Bachelor's degree in Archaeology and Ancient History and a Master's degree in the same field from the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda. Anupama is a content coordinator with a diverse professional background in sales, academic research, content writing, advertising, and market research. She has strong communication, problem-solving, and analytical skills that she has honed through her various roles. She worked as a research associate, customer care executive, and data intel associate before joining Kidadl. In her free time, Anupama enjoys reading books, watching Marvel movies, and listening to Jagjit Singh's songs.

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