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Alex Lawther is an English actor. He is mostly known for his role as James in the Channel 4 series The End of the F***ing World. He came to lime time from the Netflix series The End of the F***ing World season 1 and 2. He is also famous for being part of the season three episode “Shut Up and Dance” of the Netflix series Black Mirror where he played as Kenny.
How old is Alex Lawther? Bio, Wiki, Age, Siblings, Education
Alex Lawther was born on May 4th, 1995, in Petersfield, Hampshire, England. Currently, his age is 24 years. His full name is Alexander Jonathan Lawther
He has two siblings. His parents both work in law. His older brother Cameron Lawther is a film producer, and his older sister Ellie Lawther works in public policy. For education, he attended Churcher’s College. He belongs to British nationality but his ethnicity is unknown.
Alex Lawther Journey in acting
He was interested in acting when he was a child. Alex Lawther wrote and put together a play as part of his drama club involvement at Churcher’s College in Petersfield in 2019. He played Ratty in The Wind in the Willows at school. Alex did not study drama at GCSE or A level. He was trained with the National Youth Theatre.
At the age of 16, he appeared as John Blakemore in David Hare’s South Downs at Chichester Festival Theatre. He was then selected as the young Alan Turing in the Academy Award-winning film The Imitation Game (2014). In 2015, he won the London Film Critics’ Circle Award for “Young British Performer of the Year”. He appeared in a supporting role in the critically acclaimed coming-of-age drama film X+Y in 2015.
He gained his first lead role playing Elliot, alongside Juliet Stevenson in the British film, Departure, the debut film of Andrew Steggall in 2016. Alex played the main character Kenny in “Shut Up and Dance”, an episode from series three of the British science fiction anthology series Black Mirror in 2016.
He also starred, alongside Jessica Barden, as James in the television Netflix series, The End of the F***ng World in 2017. His role as James brought more acclaim from critics.
Alex Lawther: Movies and tv shows
|Holby City||2014||Fred Bamber|
|The End of the F***ing World||2017-2019||James|
|Benjamin Britten: Peace and Conflict||2013||Benjamin Britten|
|The Imitation Game||2014||Young Alan Turing|
|Freak Show||2017||Billy Bloom|
|Goodbye Christopher Robin||2017||Older Christopher Robin Milne|
|Ghost Stories||2018||Simon Rifkind|
|The French Dispatch||TBA||Post-production|
The End of the F***ing World (Season 1 and 2)
The End of the F***ing World is a British dark comedy-drama television program, based on a graphic novel. The novel is also named the same and the author is Charles Forsman. On 24 October 2017, the eight-part program premiered its first episode on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom.
The series follows James (Alex Lawther), a 17-year-old who believes himself to be a psychopath, and Alyssa (Jessica Barden), a rebellious classmate who sees in James a chance to escape from her tumultuous home life. Gemma Whelan, Wunmi Mosaku, Steve Oram, Christine Bottomley, Navin Chowdhry, Barry Ward, and Naomi Ackie appear in supporting roles. The End of the F***ing World was Nominated for Best Drama Series in British Academy Television Awards and also was nominated for Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (Half-Hour) in Primetime Emmy Awards. Season 2 of The End of the F***ing World was released in November 2019, and its trailer was posted on Oct 30, 2019.
If The End of the F***ing World season 3 does happen, the announcement will undoubtedly be made sometime in 2020, at least if Covell and the company want to continue the story.
Alex Lawther and Jessica Barden
Jessica Barden is an English actress. She is mostly known for his role as Alyssa in the Channel 4 series The End of the F***ing World. She came to lime time from the Netflix series The End of the F***ing World season 1 and 2.
Jessica is also known as Sophie in the 2011 film Hanna and as Blake Conway in the 2018 film The New Romantic. There was a rumor that Alex and Jessica are dating each other but it’s just a rumor. They are good friends and they love to share the screen together.
Alex Lawther: Net Worth and Salary
Alex Lawther earned a good amount of money from his acting career which is believed to be over $0.9 million. His role Young Alan Turing in the movie The Imitation Game was commercially successful as it grossed more than $233 million worldwide against a $14 million production budget.
Alex Lawther: Height, Weight, Hair color
Alex Lawther has a height of 5 feet 6 inches with bodyweight 60 kg. He has dark brown hair color and his eye color is blue. Besides, there is no information about his shoe size and dress size.
Alex Lawther: Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat
He is active on Facebook, he has more than 61,213 followers on Facebook. He is also active on Instagram, Twitter and Snap chat but is not verified officially.