Javier Bardem
Javier Bardem
Celebrated Name: Javier Bardem
Real Name/Full Name: Javier Ángel Encinas Bardem
Gender: Male
Age: 55 years old
Birth Date: 1 March 1969
Birth Place: Canary Islands, Spain
Nationality: Spanish
Height: 1.81m
Weight: 84 Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Penelope Cruz (m. 2010)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Leo Encinas, Luna Encinas)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Javier Bardem Gay?: No
Profession: Spanish Actor
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $25 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Javier Bardem is a Spanish actor and environmental activist from Canary Islands, Spain. He came into notice in a small role in his first major motion picture. It is also heard that Javier changed his job ten times, leading to evictions and his children going hungry. Javier comes from the line of filmmakers dating back to back in the earliest days.

Maybe you know about Javier Bardem very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Javier Bardem’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Javier Bardem was born in Las Palmas De Gran Canaria. His mother is an actress, and his father Jose Carlos Encinas was the son of a cattle rancher. Both of his parents separated after Javier’s birth. He was raised by his mother as his elder sibling during his childhood. His father died of leukemia in 1995. As mention, he comes from the line of filmmakers, and he is the grandson of Rafael Bardem, who was also an actor. He also comes from a political background, as his uncle Juan Antonio was imprisoned by Franco for his anti-fascist films.

Personal Life

Javier Bardem is a married man. He is married to Penelope Cruz, in  July 2010. They have two children’s named Leo Encinas and Luna Encinas

Javier’s native language is Spanish, and he is also very fluent in English, unlike any other Spanish man. He is also a big fan of heavy metal music.

In September 2018, he announced to the media about acting together with his spouse at the Toronto film festival. He stated in the festival that acting with his spouse seemed real and easy to him. He also signed an open letter denouncing Israel’s actions as a “genocide” in 2014. Bardem was raised as a Catholic.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 1 March 1969, Javier Bardem is 55 years old as of today’s date 21st April 2024. His height is 1.81m tall, and his weight is 84 kg.


He came into notice in a small role in his first major motion picture, The Ages Of Lulu when he was just 20 years old.

His major talent came into the picture in his English Speaking World. In 1997, John Malkovich was the first to approach him, but during that time, Javier still thought his English was poor, so he rejected that offer. His first English speaking role came in with director Alex de la Iglesia playing a Santeria, practicing back robber.

He has also acted in two film adaptations, “No Country for Old Men” and ”The Coen Brothers,” and the adaptation of the Colombian novel “Love in the Time of Cholera” by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. For this role, he became the first Spaniard to win an academy award.

Awards & Achievements

Javier Bardem is an amazing actor, with a lot of remarkable achievements.

  1. He won the Academy Award For Best Supporting actor
  2. He won Golden Globe Award For Best Supporting Actor.
  3. He received two European Film Awards, a price for Best Actor at Cannes, and two Volpi Cups at Venice for his work.

Net Worth & Salary of Javier Bardem in 2024

Javier Bardem Net Worth
Javier Bardem Net Worth

As of April 2024, The net worth of Javier Bardem is estimated to be nearly $25 million. He earned most of his money through his remarkable acting skills and great English speaking ability.

Javier Bardem is no doubt one of the greats in the Spanish industry. Despite facing a lot of trouble, due to which he had to change ten jobs to earn a decent livelihood. He never accepted any offer until and unless he was that confident that he could definitely complete the job. He is almost an inspiration as he came up to so high despite that amount of struggle.


  1. Lots of errors in this piece about Javier Bardeen’
    1)There is no film called “The Coen Brothers”. They were the directors of “No Country for Old Men”, in which Bardeen starred.
    2) “Javier changed his job ten times, leading to evictions and his children going hungry”. This is nonsense and/or poorly written, because Javier was already a famous, well-paid actor when his children were born.


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