Linus Roache Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02 Jul, 2019
Facts of Linus Roache
Name Linus Roache
Birth Name Linus William Roache
Father William Roache
Mother Anna Cropper
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Manchester, Lancashire, England
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Eye Color Gray
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 165 lb / 75 kg
Married Yes
Married to Rosalind Bennett (m. 2002)
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English actor, Linus Roache is best known for his portrayal of Michael Cutter in the widely popular court drama Law & Order and his flawless portrayal of Robert F Kennedy in the film RFK. His film credits also include The Chronicles of Riddick and Hart's War.

Early Life, Bio-Wiki & Education of Linus Roache 

Linus Roache was born in on February 1, 1964, in England to William Roache and Anna Cropper. He holds a British nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

He grew up along with his four siblings; James Roache, Verity Roache, Vanya Roache, and Edwina Roache. His sister Venya Roache passed away in 2018 at age 50. He has a half-brother William James.

He studied at the Bishop Luffa School in Chichester, West Sussex, and the Rydal Penrhos School in Colwyn Bay, North Wales. He attended the prestigious Central School of Speech and Drama.

Linus Roache's Professional Career

In 1975,  Linus appeared on Coronation Street playing Peter Barlow, the son of Ken Barlow. In 1985, he made his debut on the big screen with No Surrender.

In 2002, he received greater recognition for his portrayal of Robert F Kennedy on TV movie RFK. Linus Roache was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for the Best Actor in a Miniseries or Television Film for his role in RFK. Also, he was nominated for the Best Supporting Actor Satellite Award.

Moreover, in 2014, he appeared in another popular historical drama, Vikings as King Ecbert, the king of the Kingdom of Wessex. In 2017, he was guest-starred in an episode of the famous crime thriller The Blacklist as The Kingmaker.

Linus Roache's Net Worth

The English actor, Linus, boasts an impressive amount of salary from his acting profession. However, he hasn’t disclosed his salary yet.

Some online sources reported that he owns the net worth in 7-digit figure where some sources also claim Linus' fortune to be in the range of $8 million-$9 million. He has a Red Ford Fusion car which costs around $50,000.

Linus Roache's Personal Life

Linus is married to his longtime girlfriend turned wife, Rosalind Sophia Bennett. The lovebirds exchanged their vows in 2002 in Malvern Hills, Worcestershire. Rosalind is also an actress known for her performance in Juno and the Paycock.

CAPTION: English actor Linus William Roache SOURCE: Hitberry

Although the husband and wife have been married for 18 years, they haven't shared any children until now. The couple lives a blissful married life.

Linus Roache's Body Statistics & Other Facts

  • Height: Roache stands 5 feet 11 inches or 178 cm tall. 
  • Weight: Roache's body weight is 75 kg or 165 lbs. 
  • Eyes Color: The actor has expressive gray eyes.
  • Hair Color: His hair color is brown. 
  • Linus is at the age of 55, as of 2019
  • Linus Roache is a Vegan.

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