Below is a compiled list of the most interesting facts about Ed Skrein. Check it out!
Ed Skrein grew up in North London, graduated with a degree in Fine Arts from Central Saint Martins, and is one of the most highly versatile artists of his generation. He was selected by Screen International as one of their “Stars of Tomorrow” in 2013, which showcases the next generation of talent from the UK.
Interesting Facts about Ed Skrein
- Is a former swimming coach.
- Has a son named Marley.
- He had to wear a wig on Game of Thrones (2011).
- His paternal grandparents were Austrian Jews who moved to the U.K. The Skrein family traces back to Ascher Skrein, who was born, c. 1811, in Holesov.
- Is a self confessed ‘comic book geek’.
Personal Quotes by Ed Skrein
You can be powerful without being loud and aggressive.- Ed Skrein
I was stabbed when I was 17. It was touch and go, and my lung collapsed, and I was in hospital for five days. It is part of my back story.- Ed Skrein
I think, in any workplace environment, the atmosphere trickles down from the top.- Ed Skrein
Some of my favorite auditions have been with female directors.- Ed Skrein
Spawn’ was my favorite growing up, but I loved ‘X-Men’ and the ‘Hulk’ too.- Ed Skrein