- Name: Ed Skrein
- Age: 35 years old
- Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Net Worth: US $2 Million
- Status: Alive
Ed Skrein is an English actor, rapper and former swimming coach. He’s best known for the films The Transporter: Refueled (2015), Deadpool (2016) and the series Game of Thrones. His discography includes the album The Eat Up (2007) and the collaborative EP Pre-Emptive Nostalgia (2007). Skrein was born Edward George Skrein on March 29, 1983 in Camden, London. Not much is known about his parents/siblings. He graduated from Central Saint Martins with a BA degree in Fine Arts.
Skrein began his rap career under the stage name Dinnerlady P.I.M.P. His first EP, Mind Out/Once Upon a Skrein, was released in 2004 by Dented Records. It featured 3 tracks, “Mind Out”, “Once Upon a Skrein” and “The Youth”. His debut album, The Eat Up, was released three years later by Dented. It featured guest artists like Plan B, Dubbledge, Doc Brown, and Foreign Beggars. Tracks from the album include “Where It All Started”, “Skrizzle” and “Raise Ya Glasses”. Skrein and the group A State of Mind collaborated on the 2007 EP, Pre-Emptive Nostalgia.
Skrein landed his first lead film role as Edward “Ed” Richardson in the crime drama, Ill Manors (2012). The film was directed by his friend Ben Drew (Plan B). His next film appearance was the action-drama, The Sweeney (2012), starring Ray Winstone. In 2013, Skrein guest starred as “Daario Naharis” on three episodes of Game of Thrones. He starred as “Frank Martin Jr.” in The Transporter: Refueled (2015). He was cast as “Francis Freeman / Ajax” in Deadpool (2016) alongside Ryan Reynolds. Other films include Tiger House (2015) with Kaya Scodelario, and Kill Your Friends (2015) with Nicholas Hoult. Skrein was the original choice for the character “Ben Daimio” in the upcoming film, Hellboy (2018). He stepped down from the role amid whitewashing criticism.
Ed Skrein is about 6ft 1in tall and he’s of Jewish Austrian and English descent. His net worth is estimated at $2 million. He has a son named Marley. Skrein was reportedly stabbed at the age of 17. He gave up gang lifestyle and turned his life around. He also worked as a swimming coach prior to his career in film.
Ed Skrein Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Edward George Skrein
- Birthday: March 29, 1983
- How Old : Age: 35 years old
- Place of Birth: Camden, London, England
- Zodiac Sign: Aries
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
- Occupation: Actor, Rapper
- Years Active: 2004-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $2 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive