Quick Facts of Laurence Akers

  • Full NameLaurence Akers
  • NicknameLaurence
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • ProfessionMagazine editor
  • Eye colourBrown
  • Hair colourBlack
  • SpouseSuranne Jones
  • Children1

Laurence Akers is a British writer, producer, and editor. He has worked as a producer, writer, and editor for various stations and publication that include Townhouse TV, Brookland Films, Eight Magazine, Tablet Edition and Nikon Pro Magazine from 2006 to 2016. Moreover, he is also working on a Sky drama series in collaboration with Expectation Entertainment.

Except for his career, Akers is a member of several important groups including the Wildlife Photography Worldwide, UK Screenwriters and the Publishing and Editing Professionals.

Wedding With Suranne Jones

The former magazine editor and freelance scriptwriter, Laurence Akers got married to English actress, Suranne Jones. His wife is best known for works in Scott & Bailey, Doctor Foster, and Coronation Street. She also won numerous awards such as British Soap Award for Best Actress National Television Award for Most Popular Actress and much more.

The couple got engaged on 23 May 2014 and got married on 2014, August 14. Laurence and Suranne wedding was held in a private ceremony in Islington. However, the English actress later clarified that they got married the previous year.

Lawrence Akers with his wife, Suranne Jones at National Television Awards (NTA)
Lawrence Akers with his wife, Suranne Jones at National Television Awards (NTA) Image Source: ZImbio

Back to their dating history, the couple first met each other in 2013 at the wedding of Jones’ close friend  Sally Lindsay with Steve White. Despite, after 2 years of their wedding ceremony, the couple got blessed with their first child as a son in March 2016. At the time of her pregnancy, she completed filming the 5th season of Scott & Bailey.

As of now, Laurence and his wife Suzanne are living a happy life in Muswell Hill, London with no news of separation.

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Career Highlights

Laurence has been working in PR, writing, publishing, television and scriptwriting for 2 years and has built a successful career. He started his career in 1898, working for Emap as a writer and covered numerous stories. He also wrote an article for the company’s magazine, TV programs, and other platforms.

After a year, Akers live the company in 1991 and joined ITV as a music associate in March of 1991 at the time at ITV, he worked on a show called What’s up Doc” and booked live music bands for the weekend morning kids show.

The imgae of Laurence Akers
The imgae of Laurence Akers                      Image Source

Currently, Laurence works as a self-employed scriptwriter. Moreover, he began working in late 2016 on various TV and film dramas and comedies and recently wrote, directed and produced his very own short film called Gone which starred his wife Suranne Jones and the actor, Daniel Betts.

Moreover, he is also working on a Sky drama series in collaboration with Expectation Entertainment.

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Net Worth of Wife – $5 Million

Laurence Akers has earned an extraordinary salary from his successful professional career as a writer. Her net worth might be in six digits figure but he has not disclosed yet. Likewise his net worth, Akers hasn’t disclosed his salary yet. Though he has not disclosed his salary, the average salary of a magazine editor is $15.27 per hour and 49,609 per year.

Besides, his wife Suzanne Jones is a well known English actress. From her acting career, she has collected a huge amount of net worth of $5 million as of 2019. As she is still active in the industry, her net worth will be more than estimated in the future.

Laurence Akers’ Bio

The magazine editor, Laurence is private regarding his personal life. He has not disclosed the details about his date of birth, birthplace, and parents. It seems like he doesn’t like to talk much about his personal life in the media. Similarly, Akers has not disclosed details about his educational background too.