Kris Marshall Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 18 Apr, 2021
Facts of Kris Marshall
Date of Birth: 1973 , April-11
Age: 48 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
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Kristopher Marshall is an English actor who has appeared in dozens of films, television shows, and stage productions. Some of his popular roles include Nick Harper in "My Family," Colin Frissell in" Love Actually" in 2003, Gratiano in "The Merchant of Venice," and Dave in "Citizen Khan 2012". In "In Death in Paradise," he played DI Humphrey Goodman, taking over the role in April 2013 for the third season and leaving in February 2017 after the fifth season.

Kris Marshall: Birth, Education, Age, Family, And Height

Kristopher Marshall was born in Bath, Somerset, England, on April 11, 1973. His father was a Royal Air Force navigator who served in the Queen's Flight and rose through the ranks to become a squadron leader. Marshall and his family relocated to Hong Kong and then to Canada. He was a boarding student at Wells Cathedral School after they returned to England. 

A British citizen, Kris hails from a white ethnic background. As of April 2021, Marshall is 48 years old and stands tall at the height of 6 feet 1 inch. 

Career Highlights: Films, TV Shows, And Stage Performances

Marshall first appeared on the police drama "The Bill" in his early career, but as Nick Harper in the BBC sitcom "My Family" in 2000, he made his biggest breakthrough.  

Similarly, in the 2003 film "Love Actually," he played Colin Frissell, an Englishman who travels to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, searching for love. The movie starring Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Liam Neeson, Emma Thompson was a box office success. 

Also, the My Family star also starred in the police drama series "Murder City" as DS Luke Stone in 2004. Kris appeared three times as a guest star, once in two seasons, five episodes in 2004, and once in a brief Comic Relief special in 2005. 

He finished work on the film "Heist" at the end of 2006, and it aired on BBC Four in April 2008. In 2012, he starred as The Ginger Dave in the BBC comedy series "Citizen Khan," but he left after the first season.    

CAPTION: Kris Marshall is an English actor who has appeared in dozens of films, television shows, and stage productions. SOURCE: Hello Magazine

The 48-year=old star was cast as the island's new lead detective, DI Humphrey Goodman, in the BBC drama "Death In Paradise," which premiered in April 2013. His character was first featured in the third seasons' first episode, which aired in 2014. 

Also, Marshall starred as Tom Sanger in the 2015 independent British romantic comedy Sparks and Embers.

How Rich Is Kris Marshall?

As of April 2021, Kris Marshall's net worth is estimated at around $2 million. He has made a fair amount of money from his profession as an actor. 

CAPTION: Kris Marshall's net worth is estimated at around $2 million SOURCE: The Apricity

Kris has been credited to numerous movies and theater works, reflecting he has earned a good amount of money throughout his career.

Personal Life: Is He Married Or Single?

The Actor has been married to Hannah Dodkin. The duo dated for a while and exchanged their wedding vows on 4th February 2012 at Swan Hotel.

CAPTION: Kris Marshall with his wife Hannah Dodkin in their wedding SOURCE: Daily Mail

The couple is blessed with two children, son Thomas Marshall and Daughter Elsie Marshall.

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