Ed Skrein Biography

Updated On Sep 26, 2018 Published On Sep 26, 2018
Facts of Ed Skrein
Date of Birth: 1983 , March-29
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Name Ed Skrein
Birth Name Edward George Skrein
Birth Place/City Camden, London England
Ethnicity Austrian English
Profession Rapper , Actor
Net Worth $7 million
Famous for Games of Throne Season 3 and Deadpool
Boyfriend No
Married N/A
Children Son
Education Central Saint Martins
Awards MTV Movie Award for Best Fight
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies Deadpool, The Transporter Refueled
TV Show Game of Thrones, The Tunnel
Albums The Eat Up
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Ed Skrein is an English actor as well as rapper and is famously known for his roles for the character, Daario Naharis in the hit American hit fantasy TV series, Games of Thrones in season 3.

Ed Skein was born on 29 March 1983 as Edward George Skrein in Camden, London, England. He is of British nationality having a Jewish Austrian and English background. He was raised up by her parents in Islington and Haringey.

Skrein attended Central Saint Martins and received his degree in BA Hons degree in fine art painting.

Moving towards his career, Ed Skrein started his career in music in 2004 and went to release three track EP under the Dented Records.

He later switched his focus to his acting career and debuted in the movie Michelle in 2012. Later Skrein went on to play in the hit fantasy series, Games of Thrones in the season 3 that had stars like Peter Dinklage, Jason Momoa, John Bradley, and several others.

Furthermore, Ed Skrein has acted in several movies and his upcoming movies in the future including Alita: Battle Angel, Born a King, etc.

In 2015, Ed was cast as the protagonist of the famed action thriller The Transporter Refueled as Frank Martin Jr. in place of its previous protagonist, Jason Statham. This also saw a huge rise in the actor's career. 

It was not until 2016 when Ed Skrein appeared as the antagonist of the hit movie, Deadpool where he portrayed the role of Francis Freeman/Ajax opposite to Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool. This movie got him nominated for the MTV Movie Award for Best Fight, Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain, and MTV Movie Award for Best Villian

Also, see: Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds expecting a second child with his wife Blake Lively

Moving towards his personal life, there is no past information about the English actor and rapper's relationship which might suggest he is trying to hide his married relationship, his wife or his girlfriend if any.

Even though Ed Skrein is not married it is reported that Skrein has a son whose name has not been officially revealed yet. 

Going on towards his net worth, the 35 years' old Ed Skrein has earned a good amount of money through his professional career as a successful British actor.

So it comes as no surprise, his net worth combined with his assets is assumed to be around $7 million.

As for his social media activity, Ed Skrein uses both Twitter and Instagram pages. On his Instagram, he has over 172k followers and on his Twitter profile, he has over 61.6k followers. 

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Born in Camden, London, England

March 29 , 1983

Ed Skrein was born on 29 March 1983 in Camden, London, England. He is of British nationality and having an Austrian English ethnic background.

Started as a Rapper

2004

Ed Skrein before becoming a successful actor starting out his career as a rapper in the year 2004.

Started his career in Acting

2012

He later switched to his acting career and made his debut in 2012 and later went to play the character of Daario Naharis in the American fantasy TV series. Games of Thrones in season 3.

Net Worth around $7 million

2018

Even though his exact salary has not been officially disclosed as it is still under review, but according to several sources and reports, his net worth is estimated to be around $7 million.