Andy Serkis is a famous British actor cum director. Andy is best known for his unique performances in motion capture acting, voice work and animation for some pc generated characters. His birth name is Andrew Clement Serkis. His film works in motion confiscation has been extolled critically. Andy is famous for his role in the Lord of The Rings. Here is a quick summary of Andy Serkis’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Andy Serkis Early Life
Andy Serkis was born on 20th April 1964 in Ruislip, Middlesex, England, the United Kingdom to Clement Serkis and Lylie Serkis. Andy’s father was a Gynecologist in the M.E and his mother was a teacher. He lived with his siblings in Britain in his early childhood.
Andy went to St Benedict’s School, Ealing for his early education. Then he attended Lancaster University and studied theatre and visual arts. He has been graduated from Lancaster University in 1985. He chooses Theatre as his subject and he has been interested in poster designing.
In 2002 he tied his knot with Lorraine Ashbourne, a television actress. Together they have 3 children including a daughter George, Sonny and Ruby. In 1998 Lorraine gave birth to Ruby. Ruby became an actress. His son Sonny also became an actor. Andy lives in London with his family happy together.
Andy Serkis Career, Awards & Achievement
Andy joined the backstage team when he was a college goer. He earned the Equity card and joined some touring companies. He appeared in television series The Darling Buds of May in 1992. In 2008 he appeared in his 1st major role in Einstein and Eddington, in which he starred as Albert Einstein. Andy worked with director Mike Leigh’s in the production of two films.
Andy is best known for the role as Gollum in the famous picture The Lord of the Rings film trilogy. He served as a director for The Hobbit films. In this sector, his debut was Breathe. Nowadays he is working on the upcoming film Mowgli. He made the appearance of Neneh Cherry’s Woman, a music video. In 2015 Andy teamed up with Coldplay, a British rock band.
Andy worked in the popular film series The Lord of the Rings, King Kong, the monster adventure film, the Adventures of Tintin, Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll, a biographical film, Rise of the Planet of the Apes then Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and later War for the Planet of the Apes the science fiction film. Andy also worked as an actor as well as a director in Heavenly Sword, a famous action-adventure hack and slash video game.
Awards & Achievement
Andy Serkis has a plenty of awards and nominations in his professional career. He received the Empire Award for the category of best British actor and Saturn Award for the category of Best Supporting Actor. He won the Screen Actors Guild Award for his Outstanding Performance. Andy received MTV Movie & TV Awards in 2003 for The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.
He has been nominated for Golden Globe Awards in 2006. In 2010 Andy received Empire Award for the film Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll. In 2014 he has been nominated for the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes in the category of a best-supporting actor.
Net Worth of Andy Serkis
Andy Serkis is a British actor, author and director cum producer who has an estimated net worth of $35 million. Estimation of his net worth comes from his acting and producing career. He is a successful actor cum director. His yearly income is more than $3.5 million and he has been paid a huge amount through sponsorships and some endorsement deals as well. His performance helps him to earn lots of money.
Andy Serkis is an atheist from his young age. His parents were Catholic. Andy Serkis is considered as the Godfather of motion-capture work in this modern world. He is a versatile celebrity who helps in different fields of this film industry. Andy Serkis is the co-founder of The Imaginarium Studios.