Daniel Rigby is a famous British comedian and actor who is widely fame for playing the role of Simon in the television BT advertisements. Also, his stunning performance as Eric Morecambe in the film Eric and Ernie (2011) earned him a BAFTA award. Furthermore, he has also acted in TV shows like Black Mirror, Big School and Flowers.
Daniel Rigby's Bio: Early Life, Wiki, and Education
Born in Cheadle Hulme, Greater Manchester, England, on December 6, 1982, Daniel Rigby's ethnicity is Caucasian and is British in terms of nationality.
There is no information regarding his family and siblings.
Moving on to his education he attended the Cheadle Hulme School which was located in Claremont Rd, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, UK. He later decided to study performing arts at the Stockport college.
Later, in 2004 he got his graduation from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art which was located in Gower St, Bloomsbury, London, UK.
Daniel Rigby's Career
Comedian Rigby is a member of a big stage stand-up comedy. In 2007 he won Laughing Horse New Act of the year while appearing at the Latitude Festival and got nominee for winner So You Think You're Funny of 2007.
As we mentioned above, he has also won the BAFTA for best actor for his stunning performance as Eric Morecambe in Eric and Ernie. Rigby was able to beat actor Matt Smith, portraying Doctor and actor Benedict Cumberbatch, portraying Sherlock Holmes.
After receiving the award he said on the interview,
I keep it in my bedroom, on a shelf. I think you're supposed to be very cool about it and say ''I keep it in a box and I never get it ours,'' or ''I keep it in a wardrobe, ''but I don't do that. I do keep it our on a shelf!
Furthermore, he voiced the title role in the Radio 4's sitcom ReincarNAthan, alongside Diane Morgan and Josh Widdicombe in 2019.
Personal Life: Marriage and Relationship
As of now, he is still an unmarried man and has never been spotted in any kind of relationship. He is a very talented guy and mostly keeps his private life private to the public.
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Daniel Rigby's Net Worth
The exact net worth of British actor in yet to be revealed but according to some of the reliable sources his net worth sits at $1 million.
His main source of income is from his profession as an actor, stage performer, and TV series. Looking into the salary of actors, an average actor earns around 100k-300k.
One of his movie called Flyboys (2006) had a box office collection of $17,834,865 against the budget of $60,000,000.
Rigby has also worked in stand-up comedy and TV series like Sick Note, Watership Down, and Gap Years. This is also surely helping him in his million-dollar net worth.
Height and Age
36 years old British actor stands at 6 feet 1 inch (185 cm). Further, there is no detailed on his other body measurements.