Len Cariou - Updated Nov 2023

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Len Cariou

Len Cariou is a famous actor, producer, and director from the United States. Len Cariou is widely known for his portrayal in television shows such as “Blue Birds,” “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street,” and “Brotherhood.”

Early Life

Len Cariou was born in St. Boniface, Manitoba, Canada on September 30, 1939. His full name is Leonard Joseph Cariou. He is 83 years old with the zodiac sign  Libra. Cariou holds Canadian nationality and belongs to a mixed (Breton and Irish) ethnicity.

Regarding his family background, he is the son of George Marius Cariou (Father) and Molly Estelle (Mother). His father, Marius was a salesman by profession while his mothers’s profession is unknown. Besides that, Cariou has not revealed any information related to his siblings or other family members.

Len Cariou – Education

Speaking of his educational background, Miles Macdonell Collegiate was where Len graduated from high school. Then he went to St. Paul’s College, where he directed and acted in plays.

Career and Professional Life

Talking about his career, He began acting with great interest after finishing his undergraduate studies. In the school and college plays, he both directed and performed.

Later, he took on a variety of parts in TV movies and musicals, making his acting debut as a member of the ensemble in Damn Yankees (1959), The Three Penny Opera (1960), and Mister Roberts (1961).

However, his career in aerial stunts on the big screen began with his debut picture Quest in 1963.

Len Cariou

Caption: Len Cariou in the 2019 film When They See Us source: IMDb.

Later, he worked on many different types of movies, such as the multigenerational television show Blue Bloods, the 1995 erotic thriller Never Talk to Strangers, and the biographical sports movie The Greatest Game Ever Played.

In addition, he has worked on a number of high-profile movies and TV shows, including Brotherhood (2006–2007), The Onion Movie (2008), Flags of Our Fathers (2006), and When They See Us (2019).

Further, Deathwish, Bumblebee, and Harry Townsend’s Last Stand are some of his most recent movies that deserve special note.

Len Cariou – Net Worth 2023

Len Cariou has earned a huge amount of money through her hard work and brilliance. His estimated net worth is projected to be around $4 million in 2023. However, Cariou never became a part of brand endorsements.

Awards and Achievements

Len Cariou has received countless nominations and accolades for his many flicks and movies. For the movie One Man, he received the Canadian Film Award for Best Actor.

For Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, he received the Tony Award and Drama Desk Award.

He has also received nominations for 7 more Awards. In addition, he received the Theatre World Award in 1970 for his contributions to King Henry V and Applause.

Personal Life

Regarding his love life, Len Cariou is currently married to Heather Summerhayes. After dating for a few years the pair tied the wedding knot on October 25, 1986.

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Caption: Len Cariou with Heather Summerhayes source: NewsBreak.

However, Cariou and Heather are yet to have children. They have been cohabiting amicably for a long time and show no signs of divorcing or separating.

Len was wed to Patricia Otter and Susan Barbora Kapilow (1975–1988) before he wed Heather. Along with Patricia Otter, he had a daughter who was named Laurel Cariou.

Len Cariou – Body Measurements

Len Cariou is very handsome and attractive undoubtedly. He has a perfect height of 5 feet 9 inches (175 cm/1.75 m) and weighs around 74 kg (163 lbs). In addition, Cariou has a blue pair of eyes and white hair colour.

Social Media

Regarding his social media presence, Len Cariou is not active on any social media handles including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. It seems that Cariou is a quiet private person who likes to be far from the limelight.