Who is Naomi Wirthner?
Naomi Wirthner was born on 25 December 1965, in London, England, and is an actress, but perhaps better known for being the wife of actor Stephen Dillane, who played Stannis Baratheon in the HBO series “Game of Thrones”. She is also the mother of actor Frank Dillane, who played Nick Clark in “Fear the Walking Dead”.
The Wealth of Naomi Wirthner
How rich is Naomi Wirthner? As of late-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is at $20 million, earned largely through a successful career in acting, but partly elevated by the success of her husband and children. As she continues her endeavors, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Little information is available about Naomi’s childhood and education. It is known that growing up she developed a strong interest in performing, leading her to pursue an acting career from an early age. One of her first projects was 1990’s “El C.I.D.”, in which she played the role of a nurse, followed by a guest role in the television series “Between the Lines”.
Over the next few years, more acting projects came her way including the show “Wycliffe” in which she played a doctor, after which she was cast in the role of Sandra Quinn in the series “Soldier Soldier” in 1995, a drama series based on the traditional song of the same name which ran for seven seasons and 82 episodes, from 1991 to 1997; it is a dramatization of army life during the aftermath of the Cold War. Over the next few years she had fewer projects, appearing in a small role in the series “Babyfather”, then in the television movie “Fiona’s Story” in which she played a social worker.
Later Career and Frank Dillane
Later in her career, Wirthner focused more on theatrical projects and productions, serving as a director of several plays. She founded her own theatrical company called Barebones Project, which is based in East Sussex. Their first production began in 2010, and they are known for using ad-hoc spaces to help create the setting for their productions. As their name denotes, their company aims to give a bare bones style production of projects that usually require larger funding. Her husband often appears in productions done by the company.
Is Naomi Wirthner on Social Media?
Similar to numerous actresses, Naomi is highly active online through social media. She has an account on Instagram on which she mainly posts some of her recent theatrical projects, including the recent productions of her company Barebones. She also does a lot of promotions and pictures of her day to day endeavors. Her company Barebones Project is also active online with accounts on Twitter and Facebook. The company mainly follows the theatre scene in the UK, while also promoting some of its recent and upcoming projects. Numerous local stage actors have been seen in their various posts in rehearsals or promotions.
Naomi’s husband Stephen Dillane found a lot popularity from his work in the film “The Hours”, and the miniseries “John Adams” in which he played Thomas Jefferson, for which he was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. His most iconic role to date is that of Stannis Baratheon in the TV show “Game of Thrones”, based on the series of novels by George R. R. Martin entitled “A Song of Ice and Fire”. He’s also earned significant amount of critical acclaim for his theatrical performances.
In 2000 he won a Tony Award for his performance as the lead in the play “The Real Thing”, which examines various aspects of constructs including a play within a play. Other critically acclaimed performances include those in “Hamlet”, “Angels in America”, and a one-man “Macbeth”. He has also won Emmy Awards and BAFTAs for his work on television.
Little is known about how their relationship began, but they eventually married and have two children together.
One of their children, Frank Dillane would pursue a similar career to that of his parents, first appearing as a young Tom Riddle in the film “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince”. He later appeared in the film “In the Heart of the Sea” alongside Tom Holland and Chris Hemsworth, which was released in 2015. During the same year, he was cast in the television series “Fear the Walking Dead” which is a companion series to “The Walking Dead” based on the comic book series of the same name. His character was a recovering drug addict named Nick Clark staying for four seasons until his character was written off.