Johnny Flynn Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 06 Apr, 2021
Facts of Johnny Flynn
Date of Birth: 1983 , March-14
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: South Africa
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Johnny Flynn
Birth Name Joe Flynn
Nick Name Johnny
Father Eric Flynn
Mother Caroline Forbes
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Johannesburg, South Africa
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor, Singer-Songwriter, Musician
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color Fair
Famous for Playing Dylan Witter in Lovesick
Married Yes
Married to Beatrice Minns
Children 3
Education Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Music Group Johnny Flynn & The Sussex Wit
Movies Beast, Emma, Stardust, The Dig
TV Show Murder in Suburbia, Lovesick, Brotherhood, Genuis
Sisters Kerry Flynn & Lillie Flynn
Siblings Jerome Flynn & Daniel Flynn
Albums A Larum, Been Listening, Country Mile
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Popular as the lead singer and songwriter of the band Johnny Flynn & The Sussex Wit, Johnny Flynn is an English musician, singer-songwriter, and actor. Likewise, he is also known for playing Dylan Witter in the Netflix sitcom Lovesick

How Old Is Flynn?

John Patrick Vivian Flynn was born on 14th March 1983 in Johannensburg, South Africa to British singer and actor Eric Flynn and Caroline Forbes. He is 38 years old as of 2021. 

CAPTION: Singer-Actor Johnny Flynn is known as the lead of the band Johnny Flynn & The Sussex Wit SOURCE: Movie Fit

Flynn and his family moved to the UK when he was 2 years old. Likewise, he grew up alongside his half-siblings Jerome Flynn and Daniel Flynn (who are actors) Kerry Flynn and Lillie Flynn.  

For his education, he went to Pilgrims School where he had won a music scholarship. He then went to Bedales School where he won a second music scholarship. Later, he moved to Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art and studied acting. 

Johnny Flynn's Acting Debut 

Flynn made his acting debut in 2005 as Josh Egan in the British TV series Murder in Suburbia. He then starred in Holby City as Karl Massingham and Dolf Vega in Crusade in Jeans

He released his debut album titled A Larum on 26th May 2008 in the UK and on 29th July 2008 in the United States. The album consist of hit singles like The Box, The Wrote & The Writ, Tickle Me Pink, and others. 

Johnny and the band released their second full-length LP Been Listening on 7th June 2010 with singles Kentucky Pill, Los and Found, The Water, and The Prizefighter. 

In 2012, they released their third album A Film Score of a Bag of Hammers with Transgressive. The album consists songs like I Don't Wanna Go, Bikes, I Am Light, and Where My Father Went. 

CAPTION: Flynn as Dylan Witter in Lovesick SOURCE: The Independent

From 2014 to 2018, Johnny portrayed Dylan Witter in the Channel 4 and Netflix sitcom Lovesick. In the show, he stars alongside Antonia Thomas, Daniel Ings, Hannah Birtland, and Joshia McGuire. 

In 2017, he played Young Albert Einstein in an American anthology period drama series Genius alongside Geoffrey Rush, Samantha Colley, Emily Watson, and Ralph Brown. For his outstanding performance, Flynn was nominated for Critics' Choice Television Award. 

His other acting credits include Beast, Emma, Stardust, and The Dig. Similarly, his upcoming film work include Operation Mincemeat and The Score

What Is His Net Worth?

The singer-actor has starred in several films and TV shows since his debut in 2005. Similarly, he and his band has released seven studio albums altogether.

Accroding to various sources, Johnny is estimated to own net worth at around $1 million as of 2021. 

As of April 2021, he has over 24.2k folllowers on Instagram and over 29.8k followers on Twitter. 

Married To Childhood Girlfriend

Lovesick star is married to his long-term girlfriend Beatrice Minns who is a Theatre designer. The couple began dating in secondary school and were in on-again-off-again relationship. 

CAPTION: Johnny with his wife Beatrice Minns SOURCE: Twitter @JohnnyFlynnNews

The pair got married in 2011 and shares three children named Gabriel, Ida, and Lorca.