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Andrew Lincoln Biography

Andrew Lincoln
  • Age: 44 years old
  • Birth Nation: England
  • Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
  • Birth Sign: Virgo
  • Name: Andrew Lincoln
  • Birth Name: Andrew James Clutterbuck
  • Nationality: English
  • Birth Place/City: London
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: Actor
  • Net Worth: $8 million
  • Eye Color: Dark-Brown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Weight in KG: 70 KG
  • Married: Yes
  • Married to: Gael Anderson (m. 2006)
  • Children: Matilda Clutterbuck, Arthur Clutterbuck
  • Education: Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts
  • Movies: Made in Dagenham
  • TV Show: The Walking Dead
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Andrew James Clutterbuck is a well-known actor known best for the portrayal of Rock Grimes in the ABC horror series The Walking Dead. He is known better by his stage name Andrew Lincoln and was born on 14th September, 1973 to a civil engineer father and a nurse mother.

Born in London, this English star moved to Hull with family at the age of 1 and to Bath at the age of nine. He studied from the Beechen Cliff School and acted first as Artful Dodger in the production of Oliver! in his school. He studied acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic arts and made his first on screen appearance in the 1994 sitcom Drop the Dead Donkey.

Upon finishing drama school on 1995, he obtained the role of Edgar Cook on the BBC drama This Life. He then got chances to act in a number of British television series including The Canterbury Tales, The Woman in White, Wuthering Heights etc. His major role in the British series Teachers as the probationary teacher Simon Casey was widely acclaimed. He also acted as Robert Bridge in Afterlife and also in the series Strike Back. His film roles came next, which included movies like Human Traffic, Gangster No.1 as well as Heartbreaker. Love Actually, portrayed him as Mark and earned him wider recognition.

His theatre credits include acting in the stage production of Hushabye Mountain on 1999, Blue/Orange on 2000 and 2001, and The Later Henry Moss on 2006 as well as on Parlour Song on the year 2009. Also a director, he has directed two episodes for Teachers which won him a BAFTA nomination. His most notable role up to date has to be when he was cast as Rick Grimes in the AMC’s The Walking Dead. He has been signed in to the hit show, with high number of ratings, for six years.

Andrew Lincoln dated Tara Fitzgerald at around 1997. The relationship however lasted for only a year and the couple got separated on 1998. He started dating the daughter of Jethro Tull’s vocalist Ian Anderson named Gael Anderson. Gael and Lincoln got married on 10th of June, 2006.  They have two children together. The gender and the dates of births of both their first and second child are not known. It is however known that the couple is probably doing very well together and will continue to lead a good life together. No marital issues that might lead to divorce have come up about him and his spouse as of yet.

Owing to his several acting endeavors, and especially as Grimes on The Walking Dead, Lincoln has accumulated a net worth of a whopping 8 million dollars. His actual salary is said to be 1 million for an episode. On addition to his incredible acting skills, he has a height of 5 feet 10 inches and a handsome face and body which appeals to his fans around the world.

  • Last modified : 30 December, 2015
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