Joseph Morgan is a British actor, director, producer and film writer. Joseph is known for his role as Niklaus “Klaus” Mikaelson on The CW’s The Vampire Diaries and its spin-off The Originals.
Joseph Morgan was born on 16 May,1981 in London bu he lived in Swansea for 11 years. In his family father Nick Martin, mother Sarah Martin, brother Jack Martin and sister Crystal Martin. He is the oldest in his family. He attended Morriston Comprehensive School and subsequently Gorseinon College (now Gower College Swansea) for a BTEC Performing Arts course before returning to London in his late teens to study at the Central School of Speech and Drama.
Joseph Morgan’s first acting audition was for Tom Riddle in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. Morgan played Troy in the first season of Sky One’s Hex and has acted in supporting roles in films like Alexander and Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, as well as the BBC Two television series The Line of Beauty. He has also acted in the television shows Doc Martin and Casualty, as well as co-starring alongside Billie Piper in Mansfield Park. In 2010, he starred in the mini-series “Ben Hur,” which premiered on CBC television in Canada and ABC television in the United States on April 4, 2010. Morgan starred alongside Henry Cavill as Niklaus Mikaelson in The CW’s The Vampire Diaries and as Lysander in the 2011 film Immortals. On BuddyTV’s list of “TV’s Sexiest Men of 2011,” he was voted number 84. Morgan starred as Niklaus Mikaelson in a back-door pilot for The Originals, a spin-off series of The Vampire Diaries, which premiered in January 2013. Joseph Morgan played CJack60/Elliot in Peacock’s science fiction thriller Brave New World in 2020.
Joseph was married to Persia White in 5 July, 2014. They both met at the set of The Vampire Diaries and started dating in 2011 and got engaged in 2014. He is the stepfather to White’s daughter.
Joseph Morgan is a good-looking smart and handsome guy. He stands at a height of 5 ft 11 inches tall and weighs around 77 kg. He has blue eyes and ginger brown eyes.
Joseph Morgan’s estimated net worth is around $5 million as of year 2022.