Andy Serkis is one of the most well-known stars of the global entertainment industry. His extensive work as an actor, narrator, voice and motion capture artist, and film producer and director are considered to be of a legendary status. Having debuted in the industry during the 80s, his long and exceptionally successful career depicts the journey of a young actor who started with minor gigs and then emerged as one of the highest-grossing actors of all time. Over the course of his highly accomplished career, Andy has been a part of numerous blockbuster movies, including Planet of the Apes reboot series, The Lord of the Rings film trilogy, Star Wars sequel trilogy films, Black Panther, and Venom: Let There Be Carnage. Alongside films and television series, Serkis has lent his voice for several video games and audiobooks as well. Now lastly moving from his professional work to personal life, Andy Serkis is married to actress Lorraine Ashbourne since 2002 and the couple now has three children together, all of whom are actors as well.
Andy Serkis Wealth Stats: Salary, Net Worth, and More
Andy Serkis' net worth, salary and other interesting facts:
|Net Worth||$18 Million|
|Date of Birth||April 20, 1964 (age 59 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||5 Feet 8 Inches (1.73 m)|
|Profession||Actor, Author, Film director, Film Producer, Voice Actor|
After earning his Equity card, Serkis toured extensively with a number of theatre companies. By the 90s, he was ready to settle in London, performing in some of the city’s most prominent theatres. During this period, he also started to book his first television roles, appearing in shows like “The Darling Buds of May” in the early 90s. Serkis then appeared in the 1997 film “Loop” before appearing in a television adaptation of “Oliver Twist.” In 2000, he joined Sacha Baron Cohen in “The Jolly Boy’s Last Stand.”
He married Lorraine Ashbourne in 2002. His mother Ruislip taught disabled children and his father Clement worked as a gynaecologist. He has two sons named Louis and Sonny and a daughter named Ruby.
He co-starred with Jamie Bell as a voice actor in the 2011 animated film The Adventures of Tintin.
Inspirational Quotes by Andy Serkis
I'm a Mac user. I think it depends on how you were brought up, and I was introduced to Apple quite early. They're certainly the best for visual stuff and film-directing.Andy Serkis
What you can do with visual effects is enhance the look of the character, but the actual integrity of the emotional performance and the way the character's facial expressions work, that is what is going to be created on the day with other actors and the director.Andy Serkis
When I'm working on the scripts or working with the other actors or rehearsing with the director, and when the director is cutting the movie, and we've shot the scene, the director is not looking at the visual effects.Andy Serkis
I'm a shockingly bad sleeper. In bed very late. Awake at the crack of dawn.Andy Serkis
If you're in a motion-capture studio, you have spherical, reflective markers, which are picked up by cameras that emit infrared - it reflects it, and then the cameras pick up the data.Andy Serkis