Movies and shows have a way of transporting us to the time and make us see things in different ways. And surely, it blew our mind when we first saw Peaky Blinders. Who knew gangsters as the Shelby family existed then? And who knew Paul Anderson would blow up after this?
Paul is not someone who you can ignore in the series. Brother of Thomas Shelby, Anderson, portrays the role of Arthur Shelby in the British hit television series. Luckily, just for you guys, we have prepared this article just dedicated to him.
Today, we will let you in the life of Paul, including his personal life, career, net worth, married life, and so on. Let’s get into it, shall we?
Paul Anderson: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Paul Anderson|
|Birth Date:||February 12, 1978|
|Birth Place:||London, England, UK|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches(176 cm)|
|Weight:||75 kgs(165 lbs)|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
How Old Is Paul Anderson of Peaky Blinders?- Age and Height
The charismatic and dashing Arthur was born on February 12, 1978, which makes him 42 years as of now. Not to mention, he was born under the star sign of Aquarius, the sign that is known to be unique and smart.
Well, he is smart, alright, to think he accepted the offer of playing Arthur in Peaky Blinders. Look how much attention he is getting for it! Likewise, the British actor stands tall at the height of 5 feet 9 inches(176 cm) while he weighs around 75 kgs(165 lbs).
Other than his tall height, Anderson also possesses an athletic physique, which is all thanks to his hard work and dedication in maintaining it. Along with that, Paul has got light blonde hair and light blue eyes.
Early Life and Education
Now, talking about Paul’s childhood, the actor is the native of London, England, UK, the very place where he was born and raised. Son of his British parents, unfortunately, their names and whereabouts are nowhere to be found.
However, he does have a brother named Andy Anderson with whom he grew up. Other than the name, there are no other details on him, either.
Likewise, Paul is a well-educated individual who went to Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art. One can see that the actor had a keen interest in acting from an early age.
Career and Movies: Peaky Blinders
Though he always wanted to be an actor, the road to the entertainment world was not as easy as one expects. One must be willing to stay put on this profession as the success is uncertain to all.
After working years as a ticket scalper, Anderson decided to pursue acting in the mid-2000s. This let him to enroll in Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art.
Likewise, he made his acting debut from the 2003 television show, Pink Serenade. After that, he played minor roles in many shows and movies. Paul finally made his silver screen debut from the 2006 film, Engaged to Kill.
But it was not as momentous as when he played his first lead role in the movie, The Firm. In the 2009 British film, the actor portrayed the role of Bex. Then the young British actor kept appearing in a series of plays written by his friend, Gregory Burke.
However, none of those were as significant as the BBC show, Peaky Blinders, where he played the eldest brother of a gangster gang as Arthur Shelby. Since 2013 to present, Paul has been correctly playing his role as one of the main characters in the hit series.
Aside from that, Anderson has appeared in a number of productions, both small and significant motion pictures. To look at his contribution in small screen first, his credits include Doctor Who(20050, Silent Witness(2007), Ashes to Ashes(2008), Midsomer Murders(2009), The Promise(2011), Lewis(2011), The Great Train Robbery(2013), and many others.
To continue, his silver screen appearances include movies like A Lonely Place to Die(2011), The Sweeney(2012), Passion(2012), ’71(2014), Legend(2015), The Revenant(2015), Brimstone(2016), Hostiles(2017), Robin Hood(2018), and few others.
Other than his brilliant role as Arthur Shelby, Paul is also praised for playing Colonel Sebastian Moran in the 2011 movie, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows.
Who Is Paul Anderson Married To?- Wife and Personal Life
Since his acting debut back in the early 2000s, Paul has managed to capture the hearts of many of his fans. Not to mention, most of them are keen to be in his life as well. However, it seems no one has captured the heart of this bad boy yet!
Yes, folks, the 42 years old actor, Paul Anderson, is still single as we speak. Not only that, but he has not been spotted with any significant partner or even dating one. Though there are many rumors of him with his female co-stars, none of them have been proved yet.
How Much Is Paul Thomas Anderson Worth?- Net Worth and Salary
As of 2020, Paul Anderson, or should we address him as Arthur Shelby, the British actor has amassed a net worth of $2 million. No doubt that most of his income comes from his successful career as an actor in both small and big screen.
However, just like any other celebrities, Paul has refrained from spilling his exact numbers in the salary. But it might not be anything less than six figures amount.
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