Facts of Ed Skrein
|Full Name:||Ed Skrein|
|Age:||39 years 11 months|
|Birth Date:||March 28,1983|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo|
|Birth Place:||Camden, London, England.|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
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Who is Ed Skrein?
The handsome hunk Ed Skrein is an English actor and rapper. He is best known for his roles in the third season of Game of Thrones as Daario Naharis, Frank Martin Jr. in The Transporter Refueled, and Francis Freeman / Ajax in Deadpool.
Aside from his acting career, he is also an accomplished rapper.
Ed Skrein birth, parents, education, childhood, and stabbing incident
Ed’s full name is Edward George Skrein. His birth took place in Camden, London, England where he was also raised. Ed’s father was professionally a doctor and his mother was a homemaker. There is no more information available on the actor about his mother, father, siblings, childhood, and high school.
However, it is known that he is a graduate of Central Saint Martins a public tertiary art school, with a BA Hons degree in fine art painting. As a rapper, he toured Europe (with the stage name – The Dinnerlady P.I.M.P) after graduating from college.
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As a teenager, Skrein was into gang-related crime but after getting stabbed at the age of 17 he quickly removed himself from that lifestyle. He became very passionate about sports, and in particular, swimming, eventually going on to coach younger kids. So, is also a former swimming coach. Talk about talent!
“It was a passion of mine and a love of mine. Whether I was teaching 3-year-olds to swim their first 10 meters, or trying to shave off milliseconds to get national times for a 100-meter butterfly, that was a real passion of mine. It’s genuinely something I miss – working with kids, and being around kids and the energy they gave me.”
Ed Skrein Career as a musician and actor
Since his childhood, he was intrigued by rap music. Thus he started to try his hands on rap music from an early age. Following his love for rapping, he released a three-track EP under the record label Dented Records in 2004. In 2007, he released his first album, The Eat Up. His collaboration with musicians like Foreign Beggars, Asian Dub Foundation, Plan B, Dubbledge and Doc Brown are recognizable.
In the movie Michelle, he made his acting debut. His first lead role was in Ill Manors. Till date his most famous role is as Daario Naharis in the third season of Game of Thrones, The Transporter: Refueled, Ajax in Deadpool. He prefers to do all of his stunts.
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Also on 23 October 2015 Skrein was cast in the sci-fi thriller, Gateway 6, On 29 October 2015 Skrein was cast in psychological revenge thriller, In Darkness. He was supposed to be a star in Hellboy reboot as Ben Daimio but as the character in the movie is Japanese-American, a controversy arose. Due to this, he announced on Twitter that he was stepping down from the role so that actors with proper ethnicity would be cast.
Ed Skrein- Girlfriend, marriage, affairs, and children
We can be sure that the actor has had several girlfriends along the way. But as he likes to keep a low profile, he keeps his relationships- both past, present a secret.
He is an unmarried fellow. Currently, he lives in London with his unrevealed girlfriend. They have a son together, born in 2011 and have named him Marley. The couple is happy together and there are no rumors about them being unfaithful.
Ed Skrein Body measurements
The sexy man stands 6 ft 1 in or 185 cm tall and weighs about 87kg. The blue-eyed man has light brown hair and is athletic. His chest size is 43 in, Arms / Biceps size is 15½ in and Waist size is 30¼ However other body measurements such as shoe size, and cloth size is not known yet.
Ed Skrein Salary and net worth
The actor’s salary has not been revealed yet. His net worth is estimated to be $2 million.
Ed is active on social media. He has over 171k followers on Instagram, around 61.6k followers on Twitter, and over 47k followers on Facebook.
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