Malachi Kirby Biography
Malachi Kirby is a British actor and writer who gained prominence through his in Roots, and the Black Mirror episode “Men Against Fire”. He also won a BAFTS for his performance in Small Axe: Mangrove (2020).
Raised in Patmore Estate in Battersea, he attended Southfields Academy. He was originally into literature, he discovered acting in year nine through a course at the Battersea Art Center. Kirby was then admitted to the Identify School of Acting in 2007.
After his studies, he began his career in theatre. At the time he was shortlisted for Outstanding Newcomer at the 2011 Evening Standard Theatre Awards. To be specific, this was after appearing in a production of Mogadishu. Furthermore, he appeared in a number of television shows and films, including a stint on EastEnders, among others.
He landed the role of Darcus Howe in the Small Axe anthology which premiered in 2020 and he won the 2021 British Academy Television Award for Best Supporting Actor. In September 2021, it was announced that he would star opposite Delroy Lindo as both Mr. Nancy’s sons Charlie and Spider in Anansi Boys.
Malachi Kirby Age
How old is Kirby? Kirby is 33 years old as of 2022. He was born on September 20, 1989, in London, England. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on September 20 every year and his zodiac sign is Virgo.
Malachi Kirby Height
Kirby stands at an average height of 6 feet 1 inch and is of moderate weight weighing 55 kg (121 lbs). In addition, he has black hair and dark brown eyes.
Malachi Kirby Family
Kirby was born to a loving family in London. Unfortunately, his father died when he was 6 and this was a huge blow to the family. Both his parents were born in London and his grandparents arrived from Jamaica.
Malachi Kirby Wife
Kirby has preferred keeping his personal life away from the public eye and for this, not much is known about his relationship status.
Malachi Kirby’s Net Worth
Kirby has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million and $5 Million.