The popular British television and movie star Andrew Lincoln is famous for his appearance on the show the ‘Walking Dead,’ followed by other shows and characters. Now let’s have a close look at Andrew Lincoln’s net worth in 2018.
Born as Andrew Clutterbuck in 1973 on the 14th of September in London, he had a civil engineer father and a nurse mother. His father was of British origin, and his mother was a South African. When he was very young, his family shifted base to Hull, they later again shifted to Somerset while he was still very young.
He studied at the Beechen Cliff School where he played his first character at the young age of just 14 in his school production ‘Oliver,’ where he played the character of ‘Artful Dodger.’ He decided on pursuing a career in acting after he spent one of the summers at National Youth Theatre that took place in London. He went to RADA drama school after completing his school. This is where he started using a stage name ‘Andrew Lincoln.’
Andrew married Gael Anderson in the year 2006, the pair has two kids Matilda and Arthur. There is not much about his dating life, giving us an idea of his sobriety.
Andrew started his career in acting by appearing on the show ‘Drop the Dead Donkey’ that aired in the year 1994. After making an appearance on this show he appeared on many other popular TV shows in the coming years, like ‘This Life’, ‘Over Here’, ‘Canterbury Tales’, ‘Holby City’, ‘Teachers’, ‘Strike Back’ and ‘Wuthering Heights’, which made him a popular face on the television.
After developing his image as a successful television star, he also forayed into films and acted in movies like ‘Human Traffic,’ ‘Love Actually,’ ‘Heartbreaker,’ ‘Gangster No. 1’, ‘Enduring Love,’ ‘Boston Kickout’ and ‘Made in Dagenham.’ Thus defining himself on the big screen as well.
The breakthrough of his career came in the year 2010 when he got the chance to play the character of ‘Rick Grimes’ in the show ‘The Walking Dead,’ this was also one of the most award-winning characters he played in his life. It was not only him who got awarded for the show, but also the whole team. The series, on the whole, became a very well received one, awarding all those associated with it.
This year he appeared in ‘Red Nose Day Actually’ which was a television film, and a sequel to his previous film ‘Love Actually,’ thus still being active on the screen.
Awards & Achievement
The maximum number of awards received by Andrew are for the show ‘The Walking Dead,’ he won the People’s Choice Award in the selection of ‘The Favorite Anti-Hero on TV,’ Saturn Award in the category of ‘Best Television Actor.’ He was nominated again for the same title in the coming years. He also received a BAFTA nomination in the category of ‘Best New Director for Teachers’. He received another nomination for the People’s choice award for ‘Favorite Sci-Fi TV Actor.’
Net Worth of Andrew Lincoln
Andrew has been an actor of class in all the performances he gave, he started with appearing on television shows, but slowly made his way too many successful films with renowned directors, thus adding on to his fame and popularity. His net worth today amounts to $16 million.
Andrew started with acting at a very young age, in his school days. He also spent time doing his share of theatre, thus honing his acting skills further. He got the breakthrough role of his life after playing several characters in different shows and sometimes was not a part of all seasons as well. After getting the role in Walking dead, he not only did justice to his character but also got awarded for it multiple times, thus paving the way for his film career.