Actor Craig Russell Wiki, Age, Wife, Height & Net Worth

Craig Russell


Real NameCraig Russell.
In LimelightQueen Cleopatra (2023).
Birth DateJune 16, 1977.
Birth PlaceLewisham, South London, UK.
Lives inFalmouth, Cornwall, England.
ParentsFather: --
Mother: --
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Love Life
Marital StatusMarried.
WifeKate Edney.
Body Measurements
WeightKg: 79.3.
Pounds: 175 lbs.
HeightIn feet: 6' 0".
In centimeters: 183 cm.
In meters: 1.83 m.
SchoolMaesydderwen Comprehensive School.
TelevisionA Fish Out of Water (2001).
EastEnders (2001).
Score (2001).
Belonging (2002).
Is Harry on the Boat? (2002).
Dream Team (2005).
High Hopes (2008).
Hollyoaks (2008–2009).
Grave Danger with Dave Granger (2013– ).
Which Is Witch (2013).
Zombies Next Door (2015).
Back (2017).
Doctors (2001–2018).
Pitching In (2019).
The Last Kingdom (2020).
Rosamunde Pilcher (2021).
Riches (2022).
Queen Cleopatra (2023).
MoviesThe 95th.
Arthur's Dyke (2001).
Black Plague (2002).
The Taxi (2002).
One Way (2006).
Cut Throat Alley (2006).
Intergalactic Combat (2007).
Figure of Fun (2008).
Colin (2008).
Spotting the Sunshine (2008).
Splinter (2008).
White Buffalo (2010).
Screwed (2011).
Just the 2 of Us (2011).
Magpie (2013).
Convenience (2013).
Large Double Room in Zone 2 (2013).
Secludio (2014).
Protein (2014).
The Anomaly (2014).
Him (2015).
When I'm Gone (2016).
One Crazy Thing (2016).
The Hatton Garden Job (2017).
Professional Practice (2017).
Canaries (2017).
Mercedes-Benz: King of the City Jungle (2017).
Viking Siege (2017).
Wild Honey Pie! (2018).
Genesis (2018).
Alright Now (2018).
Nightshooters (2018).
A Bad Penny (2018).
Curiosity (2019).
Bittersweet Symphony (2019).
The Mermaid of Mevagissey (2019).
School of the Damned (2019).
Gap (2020).
The Birdwatcher (2022).
Mab Hudel (2022).
She Is Love (2022).
Same Old, Same Old (2022).
Remember Me (2022).
Protein (2022).
Breaking Point (2023).
Perfect Day (2023).
Net worth$2.39 Million.
Track & Field,
Martial Arts.
Musical InstrumentsHarmonica.

Craig Russell as mark Anthony in Queen Cleopatra

“Queen Cleopatra” Actor Craig Russell Wiki | Bio

Craig Russell (age: 45 years; born on June 16, 1977) is a British actor known from shows like “Riches,” “Rosamunde Pilcher,” “Pitching In,” and “High Hopes.” he has been in the acting industry since 2001; before that, he was a theatre artist. People better know him as Andy Reeves from the popular TV series “Doctors,” which aired from 2001 to 2018.

Craig Russell as Gavin Heaton in Riches

Russell has worked extensively in the film industry; he began his journey on the big screen with “The 95th.” Over the years, he worked on 4 dozen movies, including some masterpieces like “Intergalactic Combat,” “Colin,” “One Crazy Thing” and “Wild Honey Pie.”

These days this Lewisham native is floating in the news because of his recent appearance in the Netflix mini-series “Queen Cleopatra.” It is Cleopatra’s documentary featuring Adele James as the protagonist and Russell as Mark Anthony.



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How Old is Craig Russell?

On June 16, 1977, David Craig Russell (age 45) was born in Lewisham, South London. Not much is known about David’s father and mother, but we learned he spent his entire childhood in a Welsh village named Cwmtwrch in Upper Swansea Valley.

Sources confirmed that Rissell attended Maesydderwen Comprehensive School, the same institution that Richard Corgan, Eve Myles, and Steven Meo attended.

By the time Craig graduated from school, he had already decided to become an actor. The journey to becoming a successful actor began at a local theater where David mastered stage art.


Craig Russell in Canaries

Craig Russell’s Acting Career

During theatre days, Craig’s acting and writing skills flourished. In 2001 he stepped into the world of TV, playing Stuart in Dirks Campbell-directed production “A Fish Out of Water.” In this TV movie, Russell got to work alongside actors like Georgia Groome and Aisling Loftus. The same year this South London native set foot in the film industry with “The 95th,” which got popular for its engaging storyline.

Soon Craig starred in a few more shows, namely “Arthur’s Dyke,” “EastEnders,” and “Score.” In 2002 Russ played Alan McCoy in “Belonging,” but the real success after he got picked to appear in the hit TV drama “Doctors.” His performance in “Is Harry on the Boat?” was also fantastic, but to some, Craig’s best performance was in “High Hopes.”

From 2007 to 2013, David’s career grew exponentially; he worked on some of his career’s best projects like “Hollyoaks,” “Dream Team,” “Magpie,” “Convenience,” “Screwed,” and “Intergalactic Combat.” In recent years, he caught attention with his unmatchable performance in “Protein,” “She Is Love,” “Queen Cleopatra,” and “Riches.”


Craig Russell wife Kate Edney and children

Who is Craig Russell’s Wife?

The “Queen Cleopatra” actor is married to Kate Edney, an exceptionally talented actress commonly recognized as Dr. Eve Chester from “Casualty.”

Edney was also in the recently released “The Pirate Queen of Kernow” as Lady Mary Killigrew. The duo has two wonderful kids who you might have seen on Russell’s Instagram account (@russandchips).



Craig Russell Q&A

Ques: When was Craig Russell born?

Ans: June 16, 1977.

Ques: Is Craig Russell married?

Ans: Yes.

Ques: How many kids does Craig Russell have?

Ans: Two.

Ques: Who played Mark Anthony in “Queen Cleopatra”?

Ans: Craig Russell.