Quick Facts of David Morrissey

  • Full NameDavid Morrissey
  • Net Worth$3 Million
  • Date of Birth21 June, 1964
  • NicknameDavid
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceKensington, Liverpool, Englan
  • ProfessionActor, Filmmaker
  • Nationality British
  • Eye colour Hazel
  • Hair colour Light Brown
  • SpouseEsther Freud
  • Height6 feet 3 inches (1.91m)
  • Weight80 Kg
  • Education Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
  • Online PresenceInstagram
  • Children2
  • Horoscope Cancer
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Once British Academy Television Awards nominee David Morrissey is an English actor, director, producer, as well as a screenwriter. He made his debut at the age of 18, in the television series One Summer. Morrissey is known for his role as Governor in AMC television series The Walking Dead. Morrissey also directed short films and TV dramas including Sweet Revenge, and Passer By.

From his successful career, David earns a decent sum of money and has maintained a good net worth. If so how much net worth does Morrissey have? Here are all the details about the actress including her bio, age, height, children, wife and so on. Read the article below.

David Morrissey Bio & Wiki

David Morrissey was born on 21st June 1964 in Liverpool, England under the zodiac sign Cancer. He is the son of Joe Morrissey, a cobbler and Joan Morrissey, who worked for Littlewoods. His father died of a hemorrhage at the age of 54. Morrissey grew up alongside his three siblings Karen Morrissey, Tony Morrissey, and Paul Morrissey.

In 1971, Morrissey’s family moved to the larger, modern house on the new estates at Knotty Ash from 45 Seldon Street. During his childhood, Morrissey was interested in film, television and Geen Kelly musicals. After seeing a broadcast, the actor decided to become an actor. At his primary school, St Margaret Mary’s School, David was encouraged by the teacher named Miss Keller.

Later, Morrissey joined De La Salle School. He thought that the students in the school did not participate in ay lessons due to the fear of bullying. After the suggestion of his cousin, Morrissey joined the Everyman Youth Theatre. At the age of 14, Morrissey became one of the two youth theatre members who sat on the board of the Everyman Theatre.

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Is David Morrissey Married? Who Is His Wife?

Yes, David Morrissey is a married man. He got married to his long term girlfriend Esther Freud. His wife is a British novelist and also an actress.

The couple met each other when they were set up at a dinner party held by Morrissey’s Robin Hood co-star Danny Webb. The couple got married after dating for 13 years on 12th August 2006. Their wedding ceremony took place in front of their family and friends on Southwold Pier.

David Morrissey and his wife Esther Freud photo
David Morrissey and his wife Esther Freud

Through their blissful married life, David and his wife are blessed with three children, two sons, Gene Morrissey, Albie Morrissey, and a daughter Anna Morrissey.

David Morrissey and his child

Currently, David and his wife are living a blissful life with their kids. So far, there are no signs and rumors of their divorce and affairs.

David Morrissey Career

David Morrissey has worked in several movies, TV series, theaters, and radio. Along with acting, he is also involved in filmmaking. The actor made his acting debut in 1983 TV series One Summers by Willy Russell. He auditioned eight times for the series and finally got it only after Paul McGann stepped back from the production.

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In addition, Morrissey gained the popularity from the TV series including Casts Member, Holding On, Our Mutual Friend, The Deal, Blackpool, Sense and Sensibility, and The Walking Dead. In the series The Walking Dead, he played along with Norman Reedus, Andrew Lincoln, Steven Yeun, Melissa McBride and Chandler Riggs.

Likewise, in 1988, Morrissey made his movie debut through Drowning by Numbers. Similarly, the actor has played in the hit movies including Hillary and Jackie, Some voices, Derailed, Basic Instinct, The Reaping, and others.

Film Making

In 1996, the actor started his filmmaking career. The same year, he wrote and produced a short film Something for the Weekend. He directed his first 2-part TV film, Sweet Revenge in 2001. Some of his filmmaking credits are Sweeet Revenge, Passer By and so on.

David Morrissey Net Worth

David Morrissey’s net worth is $3 Million as of 2019. He collected such a huge fortune through his successful profession. Being active in the industry since 1982, Morrissey has collected a huge amount of money. The actor has appeared in several films and TV series, hence the current assumption of his bank black is high.

Moreover, Morrissey earns an average salary of around $50,235 per year. Furthermore, the actor is still active in the acting field and there are several upcoming projects of Morrissey. Hence his income and earning will definitely increase in the future.

David Morrissey Age, Height & Weight

David Morrissey’s age is 54. Despite being in his late 50s the actor has maintained his body well. He has an athletic body type with a perfect look. Morrissey stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs around 80kg. In addition, The Walking Dead actor Morrissey has hazel eyes and light brown hair.