Love Actually’s Liam Neeson: Wife, children and net worth revealed

14 December 2018, 16:29

Liam Neeson is a famous Hollywood actor
Liam Neeson is a famous Hollywood actor. Picture: PA Images

Liam Neeson played the widowed Daniel in hit Christmas romcom, Love Actually. Here's all we know about the actor, including relationships, children and age.

Liam Neeson is most famed for his roles in Love Actually and action franchise Taken.

But what do we know about the actor? Details revealed, including net worth, relationships and marriage.

Liam Neeson poses on the red carpet
Liam Neeson poses on the red carpet. Picture: PA Images

How old is Liam Neeson?

Liam is 66, and was born in Balleymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.

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He has since lived in New York and has a British American citizenship.

What is Liam Neeson's net worth?

According to celebritynetworth.com, Liam is worth around $85million. The actor has made his millions from the likes of action movies Taken and romcom Love Actually.

Liam Neeson is estimated to be worth around $85million
Liam Neeson is estimated to be worth around $85million. Picture: PA Images

Is Liam Neeson married and how did his wife pass away?

Liam suffered the heartbreak of losing his wife of 15 years in a tragic skiing accident in 2009.

Actress Natasha Richardson, who starred Parent Trap, fell on a beginner's slop during a family winter trip to Quebec in Canada with their two sons.

Natasha was having a private lesson, but wasn't waring a helmet, so when the left side of her head collided with the grown she tore a blood vessel in the brain.

Natasha was put on life support, but tragically, she lost her battle, with Liam having to make the heartbreaking decision to let her go.

Liam has recalled the painful experience previously, and said: "She was on life support.

"I went in to her and I told her I loved her, said 'Sweetie, you're not coming back from this, you've banged your head'."

Liam Neeson and his wife Natasha Richardson before her tragic accident
Liam Neeson and his wife Natasha Richardson before her tragic accident. Picture: PA Images

Is Liam Neeson in a new relationship?

It was reported that the actor struck up a relationship with PR executive Freya St Johnson, but it is believed the pair split a few years back.

In 2016 he opened up about another new relationship, and said that his partner was 'incredibly famous', so was keeping her identity a secret because he'd 'embarrass her'.

Liam has also been linked to the likes of Julia Roberts, Helen Mirren and Brooke Shields.

Does Liam Neeson have any children?

Liam has two children with Natasha, Micheál, 23 and Daniel, 22.

Micheál is an actor, best known for his roles in Anchorman 2, The Rising: 1916 and Cold Pursuit.

Meanwhile, Daniel has launched an eco-friendly clothing line named Pine Outfitters, which he's been managing since 2017.