Ed Skrein is an English actor and rapper who was born on 29th March 1983 in Camden, London, England, UK. His birth name is Edward George Skrein. He was raised up in North England. Currently, he is residing in London. He is of English, Austrian and Jewish descent. His father was a doctor and his mother was a homemaker. He is the youngest of their three children. His parents got separated just after a few month of his birth. Skrein has a son named Marley.
Education: He was keen on music from a very early age. He loves horse riding and is a wonderful golf player as well. He used to give wonderful performances during high school. He pursued a degree Bachelor of arts from Central Saint Martin’s which a public Tertiary Art school. He is a former swimming coach for a local community and a self-confessed comic geek.
In 2013, he was picked up by Screen International as one of their Stars of Tomorrow. Screen International is an organization which represents the next generation talent from the UK.
In 2013 he started appearing in the third season of a hit television Series on HBO channel titled Game of Thrones which is a BAFTA and Critics Choice Television Award-winning show. In this show, Skrein played the character of Daario Naharis which was well appreciated. In the shooting for such show, he had to bear a wig.
Moreover, he played a role in a comedy crime film titled Kill Your Friends (2015) which was directed by Owen Harris along with Nicholas Hoult and James Corden. The film was based on a novel written by John Niven.
He was starred in The Transporter Refueled (2015), an action crime thriller drama which was directed by Camille Delamarre and produced by Luc Besson and Mark Gao. In the Movie, Skrein played the character of Frank Martin. In October 2015 he got cast in a psychological revenge thriller titled In Darkness.
Recently in 2016, he played the role of Villain Ajax in a box office hit, Deadpool which was a creation of Marvel’s and Twentieth Century Fox and directed by Tim Miller and Ryan Reynold. The film was a huge success and gathered $500 million worldwide. In the same year, he acted in a Danish drama titled The Model which was directed by the eminent director Mads Matthiessen, who was the winner of World Cinema Dramatic award at Sundance film festival 2012 for his work in film Teddy Bear. He was starred a drama of Revolver Entertainment titled Ill Manors which was written and directed by Ben Drew.
His other memorable movies are Sword of Vengeance and Goldfish, Tiger House, Piggy, Sweeny, Northmen: A Viking Saga. His other television credits include The Tunnel. He has also acted in a short film Titled Michelle.
He is working in the music industry since 2004. In 2004, he released 3 tracks EP with the record label Dented Records. And in the year 2007, his first album titled The Eat UP was out. He has collaboration with a number of talented artists along with Doc Brown, Foreign Beggars, Plan B, Asian Dub Foundation and Dabbled. He released a collaborative EP with the group named A State of Mind.
He is the winner of MTV Award for Best Fight and he was nominated for MTV Movie Award for Best Villain and Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain.
Ed Skrein AKA Edward George Skrein Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $3.5 Million US Dollars
He has an estimated net worth of $3.5 million US dollars in 2017. Such an excellent net worth is mainly the outcome of all the hit songs he has been given to the industry. He is very much popular on social networking sites including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Ed Skrein Business Model
Being an actor and musician his business revolves around the music and singing solely. His various hit songs and blockbuster movies have brought him a great wealth and popularity. His income is calculated around thousands of dollars on a yearly basis. On an average, his yearly income is estimated around $121,000 which shows that he is among the richest personalities of Hollywood and he maintains a luxurious living style.
Recently the actor has finished shooting for the Robert Rodriguez’s blockbuster movie titled Alita: Battle Angel which is based on a Japanese Manga Series. The movie will get released on 20th July 2018. Further, he has hinted that he could release his new song this year after a long break of five years.
Ed Skrein is such a talented personality from Hollywood who has not only proved himself with music but also he is brilliant at acting.
His work is appreciated worldwide by everyone and out of which he has a huge fan following. His dedication and sincerity have paid him the huge success he is enjoying now. He is known as one of the most talented actors in Hollywood and his acting skills are excellent plus his music gives something refreshing for youngsters to look forward to. We wish actor lots of luck and success for future assignments and wish he keeps entertaining people all over the world.