Many will recognise Aidan Turner from the BBC’s Poldark. Weekly on Sundays, the Irish actor graces screens, after landing the lead role in 2015. For his role in the show, Aidan follows a gruelling fitness regime to make sure he is in his best shape. In 2018, he opened up to reveal he followed a fasting diet plan in order to stay lean. While preparing for the role, he would fast until 7pm and make sure to fit in two workouts every day. As well as this, Aidan has also appeared in many other productions, following his acting debut in 2007. So with a career spanning over a decade, what is his net worth?
The actor has a fortune of around £3.6 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
The star was born in Dublin, Ireland, on 19 June 1983 and went to school in Templeogue.
After leaving school, he started to build up his savings with a job as an apprentice electrician, which he did with his dad.
What else has Aidan starred in?
Taking his first steps into performing arts, Aidan starred in theatre plays including Romeo and Juliet and A Cry for Heaven.
In 2007, he made his move into TV when he landed an uncredited part in The Tudors and he produced and starred in the film, Porcelain, the same year.
In the following years, the actor had a recurring role in the television series, The Clinic, and in BBC’s Desperate Romantics, which will all have helped him start to build up his money.
From 2009, he had a recurring role in the supernatural drama, Being Human, where he played the vampire, John Mitchell.
He went on to star in films including The Sound of People and Alarm, but it was his role in Being Human which landed him a part in The Hobbit Trilogy.
After Peter Jackson spotted him in the drama, Aidan was soon cast as the dwarf Kíli in The Hobbit trilogy from 2012 to 2014.
Aidan won recognition for the role and was given the Empire Award for Best Male Newcomer in 2014.
Since then, he’s played Captain Ross Venor Poldark in the historical television series based on the novels of the same title by Winston Graham.
Another star who has earned a lot from their career is TV presenter David McCall.
The £100k drop host has a fortune of £2 million according to Spear’s Magazine.
She has managed to amass such wealth from her multiple presenting roles, including Big Brother and Celebrity Big Brother, which she’s said to have earned £85,000 per episode for.
Davina has added to her wealth by bringing out a range of fitness DVD’s.
She also released a selection of books on topics including healthy eating and about her life.
Over the years, she has stepped in as a guest presenter on This Morning during holidays and absences.