English Actor Andrew Lincoln is best known for playing the role of Rick Grimes’ in ‘The Walking Dead’ on AMC. He has also successfully appeared in the drama ‘This Life’ on BBC. Lincoln has also appeared successfully in the comedy movie ‘Love Actually’ in 2003. Some of the films where he appeared include ‘Human Traffic’, ‘Gangster No. 1’, ‘Enduring Love’, ‘These Foolish Love’, and ‘Made in Dagenham’. Lincoln has also appeared in various TV shows like ‘The Woman in White’, ‘Teachers’, and ‘Strike Back’. He has also appeared in a number of Broadways and TV movies. The estimated net worth of Andrew Lincoln is $18 million US dollars.
Andrew James Clutterbuck popularly known as ‘Andrew Lincoln’ was born on 14 September 1973, in London, England. His mother was a South African nurse and his father was a civil engineer. His family moved to Bath in Somerset when he was nine years old. He went to Beechen Cliff School, and at the age of 14, he did his first acting role in his school’s production called ‘Oliver!’
He became interested in acting after spending his summer in London’s ‘National Youth Theatre’. Lincoln enrolled in the drama school called ‘Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)’ and used his name as “Andrew Lincoln”. In 1994, he appeared in an episode of ‘Drop the Dead Donkey’ on Channel 4, which was his first on-stage appearance. In 1995, he finished his drama school.
In June 2006 Andrew Lincoln got married to Gael Anderson who is the daughter of vocalist Ian Anderson. The couple has two children named Arthur and Matilda. Their wedding had Apple Martin daughter of Gwyneth Paltrow as their flower girl.
Andrew Lincoln became a cast member of popular drama ‘This Life’ on BBC in 1995. He portrayed the role of Edgar “Egg” Cook. He then appeared in many British TV series and drama including ‘The Canterbury Tales’, ‘Wuthering Heights’, and ‘The Woman in White’. This was followed by appearing in ‘Teachers’. He appeared as a psychologist and lecturer in ‘Afterlife’. In 2010, Lincoln was seen in ‘Strike Back’ on Sky 1.
He has also performed in a number of stages plays such as ‘Hushabye Mountain’, ‘Blue/Orange’, ‘The Late Henry Moss’, and ‘Parlour Song’. He has also lent his voice for various advertisements, government campaigns, and documentaries. Lincoln has also successfully directed two episodes of ‘Teachers’. In 2010, he appeared as Rick Grimes in the horror series called ‘The Walking Dead’.
He has signed the series for six years. Andrew Lincoln has also featured in many films such as ‘Boston Kickout’, and the short film ‘A Man’s Best Friend’. In the 2000s, he appeared in films like ‘Human Traffic’, ‘Offending Angels’, ‘Love Actually’, ‘Hey Good Looking’, and ‘Scenes of a Sexual Nature’. In 2010, he appeared in the films ‘Heartbreaker’ and ‘Made in Dagenham’.
In 2004, Andrew Lincoln was nominated for the British Academy Television Award for his work on ‘Teachers’. He won the 2007 Golden Nymph Award in the category of ‘Outstanding Actor – Drama Series’. He also won the 2010 IGN Summer Movie Award as Best TV Hero. For his role in ‘The Walking Dead’, Lincoln has won two Saturn Awards, a People’s Choice Award, a Satellite Award, and numerous other nominations.
How much is Andrew Lincoln Net Worth in 2017
Andrew Lincoln has garnered critical acclaim for his role in ‘Walking Dead’. He has also received many awards for the same. He has appeared in many films and TV shows. In doing so, he has gone on to accumulate good wealth for himself. Andrew Lincoln’s net worth is an estimated $18 million US dollars as of 2017.
He inherited this fortune by venturing into many positions. He has also directed two episodes of ‘Teacher’s and has lent his voice for documentaries and radio productions. In 2000, he appeared in the critically acclaimed stage show ‘Blue/Orange’. He is the lead character of ‘The Walking Dead’ and has been on the show since 2010. Lincoln has also appeared in the television films ‘Bomber’, A Likeness in Stone’, ‘Whose Baby?’, and ‘Moonshot’.
Andrew Lincoln’s brother named Richard Clutterbuck is the chief of King’s Oak Academy located in Kingswood, South Gloucestershire. In his career, Lincoln has appeared 13 films and 23 television shows. He has also appeared in 6 Broadways.