Travis Fimmel is an Australian actor and model who rose to fame with his role as Ragnar Lothbrok in the series, Vikings. The Australian talent entered the industry as a model after being discovered by an agent for Chadwick Models. During her modeling years, she continued to work with big names like Calvin Klein and even appeared on the cover of various magazines.
You may also remember Fimmel from some of his best performances in series such as ‘Warcraft’ and ‘The Beast’. The huge green-eyed model has also worked on music videos for singers like Jennifer Lopez and Janet Jackson. Let’s see something more about yours now, shall we?
TRAVIS FIMMEL: EARLY LIFE AND EDUCATION
Travis Fimmel was born on July 15, 1979 in Echuca, Australia. He was born to parents Jennie Fimmel and Chris Fimmel. Travis spent a lot of time on a 5,500-acre dairy farm in Lockington, where he grew up alongside his two brothers. According to reports, the three brothers were quite close to each other and still maintain the same relationship.
Travis had a passion for football from a very young age. While he wanted to make a living doing what he loved, he couldn’t continue pursuing a career in football when he broke his leg. Coming to his academics, Fimmel attended RMIT University to study commercial architecture and engineering. However, he decided to drop out because he wanted to travel outside Australia.
TRAVIS FIMMEL: CAREER
Travis also had a passion for fitness from an early age. Once he was training in the gym and that was where things started turning for him. Fimmel was explored by an agent who worked for the Chadwick Models agency. This brought him his first major role on the television series, ‘Tarzan’, where he appeared as John Clayton. Subsequently, in 2005, Fimmel was able to land a role in the show, ‘Rocky Point’. He has since continued to work on numerous television roles.
Some of his most famous works have been in films and television shows such as ‘Lean on Pete’, ‘Maggie’s Plan’, ‘Vikings: Athelstan’s Journal’ and ‘Warcraft: The Beginning’. For his incredible portrayal of ‘Vikings’, Travis was able to get a nomination for the IGN Award in 2013.
TRAVIS FIMMEL: PERSONAL LIFE
Throughout his career, Fimmel has been linked to many different women. It was previously rumored that he is in a relationship with his Warcraft co-star Paula Patton. However, reports also suggest that he was once together with American model Joy Bryant. Unfortunately, things didn’t go well between the couple and Travis didn’t take long to find someone new. He soon began dating Nita Kuzmina and was also having an intimate relationship with American pornstar, Ceara-Lynch.
Now looking more into the personal aspects of his life, Fimmel is a huge fan of surfing, riding a motorcycle, on the beach and camping. He also took part in the celebrity cricket match in 2009. The match took place between Australia and England with other celebrities Jesse Spencer and Cameron Daddo.
TRAVIS FIMMEL: NET WORTH AND SOCIAL MEDIA
Travis has been involved in the entertainment industry for a long time now. During this time, she continued to work in fashion, movies, television shows, and even music videos. With everything he has done, Fimmel has certainly been able to establish himself. Reports suggest that Travis is living a life full of luxury in Australia. Apparently, he has a net worth of $ 3 million with figures likely to grow in the years to come.