Adam Woodyatt Biography, Age, Family, Wife, Kids, Height and Net Worth
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- What does Adam Woodyatt do for a living?
- Who are Adam Woodyatt’s parents and siblings?
- What are Adam Woodyatt’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Adam Woodyatt married or does he have a girlfriend?
- Does Adam Woodyatt have any children?
- Where is Adam Woodyatt now?
- How tall is Adam Woodyatt?
- How much money does Adam Woodyatt earn?
- What is Adam Woodyatt’s net worth?
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Who is Adam Woodyatt?
Adam Brinley Woodyatt is a famous English professional actor. He is recognized for his role as Ian Beale in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. Together with Jane Slaughter, he is the show’s longest-serving cast member, having appeared in the role from the first episode in 1985.
Adam Woodyatt Career
Woodyatt appeared on stage at the National Theatre in Tom Stoppard’s play On the Razzle at the age of 13. After graduating from Sylvia Young Theatre School, he appeared in the BBC’s children’s drama series The Baker Street Boys (1983). For a short time, he put his acting career to a halt and served as a butcher in Wales, prior to joining the cast of BBC soap opera EastEnders.
He did not expect to stay more than one year but has become the longest-serving male cast member in EastEnders. Together with Letitia Dean, Gillian Taylforth, and Jane Slaughter, who plays Sharon Watts, Kathy Beale, and Tracey, Adam is one of only four members of the original cast currently in EastEnders. However, except from a break in 2020, he is the only one except Slaughter to have performed endlessly throughout the show’s run. His longevity was honored at the British Soap Awards, in 2013, receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award for playing Ian Beale.
He has additionally appeared as a guest personality on various BBC game shows and charity fundraisers, such as A Question of Sport, Robots Wars, and Children in Need. Adam portrayed the henchman of the Wicked Queen in a pantomime production of Snow White at Swindon’s Wyvern Theatre in 2015.
The comedy singer Gavin Osborn launched a track titled ”Adam Woodyatt”, on April 24, 2015, with the lines ”Imagine how it feels being Ian Beale”. Woodyatt appeared on Celebrity Masterchef in 2019. Later it was announced in August 2020, that he would be leaving on an ”extended break” from appearing in EastEnders. He was announced as a late entrant on the twenty-first series of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!, joining alongside Coronation Street actor Simon Gregson.
How old is Adam Woodyatt?
Adam Brinley Woodyatt was born on June 28, 1968, in Walthamstow, London, England, and is aged 53 as of 2021. He shares his birthday with famous people including Elon Musk, Cooper Noriega, Sofia Chicorelli Serna, Mel Brooks, Kathy Bates, Bruce Davison, John Cusack, John Elway, among others.
Adam Woodyatt Family
Who are Woodyatt’s parents?
Adam Brinley Woodyatt was born to his parents in Walthamstow, London, and brought up in east London. He was born the son of Brinley Woodyatt and Maureen Woodyatt. His father was a policeman who died aged 58 from cancer
Does Woodyatt have siblings?
Information about Woodyatt’s siblings is not available and he has also not shared any. We assume he does not have any siblings or tends to keep his family life away from the media.
Adam Woodyatt Education
Woodyatt studied at Llanidloes High school in Llanidloes, Wales. Later he attended two independent schools, Forest School, on the edge of Epping Forest, in Walthamstow in northeast London, and the Sylvia Young Theatre School. At Forest, he studied alongside comedy writer Sharat Sardana and cricket captain Nasser Hussain.
Adam Woodyatt Interests
Aside from acting, Woodyatt is a photographer a hobby he started while performing On The Razzle at the National Theatre at the age of 13. He won the Architectural Photographer of the Year Award of The Societies of Photographers for a photo he took at St Pancras, where he was filming EastEnders. Woodyatt is additionally a big fanatic of Liverpool F.C.
Woodyatt is also into charity work, inspired by his father’s death from cancer he assisted raise money for various cancer research initiatives. He even broke his collarbone in June 2003 while training for a charity bicycle ride. Adam was involved in launching an Aid for Haiti event at Coventry’s Ricoh Arena in February 2010. Alongside many of his fellow actors, he posed for photographs signing autographs and providing items for an auction, raising 30,000 Euros.
He is also a supporter of Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance and an Ambassador for the Children’s Air Ambulance. It was revealed he would participate in the London Marathon with fellow EastEnders co-stars for a Dementia campaign in honor of former EastEnders actress Barbara Windsor.
Adam Woodyatt Wife
Woodyatt married dancer Beverley Sharp on April 8, 1008, at Disney World, Florida in a private ceremony. After more than twenty years of marriage, the couple divorced in 2019, and the separation was revealed on August 21, 2020. The couple has two children together.
Adam Woodyatt Kids
Woodyatt and his ex-spouse, Sharp have two children together born before their split in 2019. He has one daughter, Jessica Woodyatt, born in 1993, and a son Samuel James Woodyatt, born in 1997.
Adam Woodyatt Residence
Woodyatt and his loving family have been living in Southam, Warwickshire, around 72 miles northwest of the BBC Elstree Studios in south Hertfordshire.
Adam Woodyatt Height
The English actor and photographer, Woodyatt have an evenly well-built and fit body with a standing height of 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) and a weight of 78 kg (171.96 lbs), although he has now lost a lot of weight after exercising.
Adam Woodyatt Net Worth
English professional actor and photographer, Woodyatt has been active in the acting industry from 1983 to date. He has made a big name in EastEnders as Ian Beale and has gained popularity throughout his career. Woodyatt has earned a great fortune and has a net worth of approximately $5 million as of 2021.