Revealed: The life of 'Sherlock' and 'Alice Through the Looking Glass' actor Andrew Scott

Updated On 25 Sep, 2019 Published On

The BBC series “Sherlock” star, Andrew Scott, is an Irish actor. Andrew was born to Jim and Nora on 1976 in Dublin, Ireland. He had attended Gonzaga College. Andrew was passionate about acting since his childhood, so, he had also joined a drama school.

Andrew Scott has been serving the film, television and stage industry since 1994. In 1995, at the age of 17, he got an opportunity to star in the film called Korea. After that, Andrew began to work hard to optimize his acting skills.

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Later in 2003, he won the IFTA award for Best Actor for his performance in “Dead Bodies”. Some of his successful movies and television series are Drinking Crude (1997), Saving Private Ryan (1998), Lennon Naked (2010), Dates (2013), Pride (2014) and so on. Although, he got most fame through the television series “Sherlock”.

Andrew Scott has admitted that “Sherlock” has changed his life. In an interview, he said,

“Sherlock has changed all our careers, and I'm really pleased about that. It gives you the benefit of the doubt because executives like to see recognizable faces.”

However, viewers have also played a vital role in the success of the series. Besides that, he is also known for his work in Alice Through the Looking Glass. And more importantly, he has also worked in a James Bond movie.

 As a stage actor, Andrew has appeared in several stage shows such as “The Marriage of Figaro”, “Dublin Carol”, “Crave”, “The Cavalcaders” and others. He has also won Laurence Oliver Award for an outstanding display of acting in.

Andrew has been seen shirtless many times, showing his great physique. Andrew has kept secrets about his personal life to avoid media attention. So, there is no information about his affairs and relationships. In fact, it is rumored that he used to have a boyfriend instead of a girlfriend. It seems he is gay. The 39-year-old talented actor is estimated to have a net worth of a whopping $10 million.