Alan Davies Biography

Published On Mar 09, 2016
Facts of Alan Davies
Date of Birth: 1966 , March-6
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
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In 2005, when Alan was performing in the QI he met love of his life Kate Maskell. Kate Maskell is a great writer. After being in love affair for several months, they got engaged in 2006 and they finally got married on 13th of January 2007. As a married couple, they have been parents three times.

Alan lost his mother to leukemia when he was just 6. After that he was solely raised by his father. He received his primary education from Staples Road School. He also joined independent Bancroft's School and Loughton College of Further Education. He attended University of Kent where he majored in Drama & Theatre Studies. He graduated from there in 1988. He has also been active in standup comedy since 1988. He made his debut performance at the Whitstable Labour Club. In 1991, he was honored by the Time Out's as its Best Young Comic. He was also honored with the Edinburgh Festival Critics Award in the mid 1990s. In 1994, he began hosting the radio show Alan’s Big One. He made his acting debut in 1997 and that was in the mystery crime drama series, Jonathan Creek. His net worth is expected to be in millions.

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Born in Loughton, Essex, England, United Kingdom

1966

Alan Davies was born as Alan Roger Davies in Loughton, Essex, England, United Kingdom to English parents. He was raised by his father. He is British and is of English descent. He is five feet and eleven inches tall.

Graduated from University of Kent

1988

He received his primary education from Staples Road School. He also joined independent Bancroft's School and Loughton College of Further Education. He attended University of Kent where he majored in Drama & Theatre Studies. He graduated from there in 1988. 

Won Edinburgh Festival Critics Award

1994

He has been honored with several prestigious awards in his life. In 1991, he was honored by the Time Out's as its Best Young Comic. He was also honored with the Edinburgh Festival Critics Award in 1994.

Hosted the show, Alan's Big One

1994

Alan Davies is a standup comedian, actor and writer from United Kingdom. He has also appeared in several shows as the host of these shows. In 1994, he began hosting the radio show Alan’s Big One. He is also known for being the co writer of the show The Alan Davies Show.

Began his acting career

1997

He made his acting debut in 1997 and that was in the mystery crime drama series, Jonathan Creek. He starred the lead role of Jonathan Creek in this TV series. Later on in 2001 he appeared in the TV series Bob & Rose.

Released his debut DVD, Urban Trauma

1998

Despite performing in several shows and touring in several tours, he has also released several comedy DVDs in his life. His first DVD Urban Trauma was released in 1998. HIs second DVD Life is Pain was released in 2013.

Married to Kate Maskell

2007

In 2005, when Alan was performing in the QI he met love of his life Kate Maskell. Kate Maskell is a great writer. After being in love affair for several months, they got engaged in 2006 and they finally got married on 13th of January 2007.

First child, Susie Davies

2009

He became father for the first time in his life in 2009. He and his sweet wife, Susie Davies welcomed their first child together on 9th of December and that time it was a baby girl and they named her Susie Davies. 

Second child, Robert Davies

2011

He became father for the second time in his life in 2011. He and his sweet wife, Susie Davies welcomed their second child together on 18th of June and that time it was a boy and they named him Robert Davies. 

Nominated in National Television Awards, UK

1998

He has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards in his life and he also won several of them. In 1998, he got his one and only nomination in National Television Awards, UK. He was nominated in this award for Most Popular Actor.