Dan Stevens is an English actor who hails from Croydon in Surrey in England in the UK. He has some memorable roles which include The Line of Beauty and he also used to contribute articles to various reputed newspapers and magazines. Let us today take a glimpse into the career details and personal life of this highly talented actor.
Dan Stevens-birth, family, childhood, education
Dan Stevens was born on 10 October 1982 in Croydon in Surrey, the UK. He has British nationality and English ethnicity. He was raised in Wales and South East England. He was adopted by his parents at birth and both of them are teachers. According to his bio, he was a student of Tonbridge School and later joined Emmanuel College where he studied English literature. He also studied at the National Youth Theater.
Dan Stevens and the career start
During his summer holidays in August 2003, he visited Slovakia and filmed for Frankenstein for Hallmark Productions in which he portrayed the role of Henry Clerval. Sir Peter Hall liked his acting and offered him roles. After his graduation, Dan was nominated for the Ian Charleson award for his role of Orlando. In 2006, he debuted on the West End Stage with Hay fever.
Dan Stevens and his breakthrough roles and net worth
Dan was cast in BBC 2 series The Line of Beauty and after this, his demand rose and he was offered several TV, film, and stage acting roles. He was also cast in Downtown Abbey as Matthew Crawley. He got married and had a child. His family visited him on the set of Downtown Abbey and Dan had said at that time:
“Everyone loves a baby on set except the sound department.”
In the year 2011, he wrote articles for Times and The Telegraph and also was the editor of The Junket magazine. He was the host of BBC show Have I Got News for You and worked as a critic for BBC’s Review Show program. He was also Judge of the 2012 Man Booker Prize.
His latest film credits include The Fifth Estate, Vamps, Summer in February, A Walk Among the Tombstones and the like. He has also been a character on the TV series Legion which he began filming in March 2016. He earns a decent salary per year but his exact net worth is 2018 is not known.
Dan Stevens and his personal life-wife and kids
Dan is a married man and a family man. His wife is a South African jazz singer and a singing teacher whose name is Susie Hariet. The couple has three children. Susie is redhaired and the couple is extremely private about their personal life.
Dan has social media accounts. He is active on Twitter and on his Instagram he has over 639.6k fans following. His Facebook page has over 22k likes. He has a height of 6 feet and his weight is 75 kg. His other body measurements are not known. He has brown hair and blue eyes.
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