Brendan McAvoy

by doveclove Tue Jan 04 2022 Updated On Fri Jan 07 2022

Brendan McAvoy is the son of Scottish actor James McAvoy. His mother's name is Anne-Marie Duff

His mom is also an actress. He was named after his grandfather. He is a Scottish citizen by nationality. 

Brendan McAvoy Parents
Brendan McAvoy Parents  Source: Instagram 

Relationship Status Of James McAvoy 

James was in a relationship with Emma Neilson previously. They both dated back in 1998

They stayed as a couple for six years and later ended their relationship in 2004. After that, he briefly dated Anne-Marie Duff

They met in the year 2004 on the set of the movie Shameless. They worked in that movie together. 

In that movie, they acted as an onscreen lover. After some time, their onscreen romance converted into a real-life affair. 

They began dating, and after two years, they got married in 2006. They have a son named Brendan, who was born in 2010

They were married for ten years. In 2016 they officially ended their relationship and divorced in May 2016

As of 2021, he is in a relationship with Lisa Liberati. They started dating in 2016, and as of now, they are growing strong together.

James with his son
James with his son  Source: Pinterest

About James McAvoy

James is a Scottish actor born on 21 April 1979

He was born to his parents, James McAvoy Sr and Elizabeth Johnstone, and was raised by them in Glasgow

He began acting when he was 15 years old. Although he was in the acting line before, he was not interested in it. 

He played his first-ever lead role in 2003

He is well known for his role in X-Men. Some of his best movies are Dark Phoenix, Deadpool and Filth

He is one of the best actors and has won many awards for his acting performance. 


He was born in 2010, and his current age is 11 years old.

Net Worth 

The net worth of James is $20 Million. His source of income is an actor

The average income of actors is estimated at $40,860 per year. 

James McAvoy Always Had A Passion For Acting

James is one of the leading actors of the century and has provided a lot of brilliant works in every movie. 

He has reached a great height of success, and all this credit goes to his dedication. He was not from any acting background. 

In addition, he used to work as a  Trainee Confectioner in a Bakery to collect his college fees. 

He didn't have any funding source and managed it all by himself. This didn't stop him from acting. 

He managed and paid for his art and drama college. Inspired by David Hayman, he started his acting career, and the bow is on top of it.

James McAvoy Lied To Get Out Of Auditions

James is best at anything he does. 

He was a demanding actor in his theater days and hence was invited for auditions for Queen Musical We Will Rock You

The drama makers were so much interested in working with James and loved him for his versatility. 

James, on the other, had was not at all interested in the musical audition m he wanted to work on other projects. 

He couldn't deny the calling, so he decided to lie. 

He didn't appear in the audition and said he couldn't appear because his friend being in a serious car accident.

He lied that he had to take his friend to the hospital in an ambulance and was with him all day long. 

The producers were too proud of him and got more interested in signing him. 

But later, he confessed that he didn't want to participate in musical works. The maker then said she would never take James in such projects.

James Was Injured While Shooting

James is well known for his perfect performance in any character he is given. 

This could be seen through his roles in X Men, IT, etc. Not only his performance but also his dedication towards his work is outstanding. 

He works so hard to complete his part of the role. While shooting the movie It Chapter Two, he was injured. 

He had strains in his thighs. Even though he was injured, he finished the shooting. 

The injury was minor at that time, but little that James knew, it started to get serious. 

He was found with tendonitis, and he suffered for six months. 

He eventually recovered and started showing his phenomenal performance.

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