Quick Facts of Alexander Amin Casper "Skandar" Keynes

  • Full NameAlexander Amin Casper "Skandar" Keynes
  • Date of Birth05 September, 1991
  • NicknameSkandar Keynes,  Skander, Skandy, Skandarwin
  • Marital Status Unmarried
  • BirthplaceCamden, London, England, UK
  • Ethnicity White
  • Religion Atheist
  • ProfessionActor
  • Nationality British
  • Eye colour Dark Brown
  • Hair colour Dark Brown
  • BuildSlim
  • Height5 feet 8 inches
  • Weight67 Kg
  • EducationThornhill Primary School, Anna Scher Theatre School, Pembroke College, Cambridge, and City of London School
  • Net Worth$3 Million
Skandar Keynes

Alexander Amin Casper Keynes is a former English actor, best known for his role in The Chronicles of Narnia film series where he portrayed the role of  Edmund Pevensie since 2005. As of 2018, he has appeared in numerous television series that include The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, Prince Caspian and many more.

Throughout his career as an actor, he awarded three Young Artist Awards, one of them was for Leading Young Actor. Keynes did his first TV show appearance in a December 2005 episode of the news talk show The Early Show as himself.

Keynes holds British nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Skandar is of English, Lebanese, Persian and Turkish descent. He is the son of Zelfa Hourani and Randal Keynes. His birth sign is Virgo. As per his age, he is 27 years old as of 2018.

Skandar Keynes’ Bio

Skandar Keynes was born as Alexander Amin Casper “Skandar” Keynes on 5 September 1991. His birthplace is Camden, London, England, UK. His father is the author. He has older sister Soumaya Anne Keynes who is the economist and arrived in productions for BBC Radio 4.

The photo of Skandar Keynes
The photo of Skandar Keynes                                                                        Image Source: Twitter@SKeynes1

Keynes’ grandparents were Furugh Afnan and Cecil Fadlo Hourani. He is the grandson of physiologist Richard Keynes. He is great-great-great-grandson of naturalist Charles Darwin. Edgar Douglas Adrian is his paternal Great-Grandfather. He got enlightened from Thornhill Primary School, Anna Scher Theatre School, Pembroke College, Cambridge, and the City of London School. He plays cricket and video games.

Career Highlights

Skandar Keynes took his first step in the entertainment field from a 2001 tv documentary, Queen Victoria Died in 1901 and is Still Alive Today where he played the role of Waif. Afterward, he featured in a 2003 biopic movie, Ferrari as Enzo Ferrari.


Later, Keynes got a big break from a 2005 British American high fantasy movie, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe as Edmund Pevensie. Furthermore, Thomas won Young Artist and CAMIE Awards for his role in The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian and The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.

Relationship Status – Single

Talking about his personal life, Keynes’ current marital status is unmarried as his age is not enough to get onto that. Hence, there is no question of his divorce and children. His sexual orientation is straight.

Besides, Swinton was in a relationship with his ex-girlfriend Rebecca Swinton. However, the couple couldn’t continue their relationship and separated without citing the reason behind their broke-up.

Keynes with his co-star, Georgie Henley
Keynes with his co-star, Georgie Henley
Photo Credit: Flickr

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Furthermore, Keynes was rumored to have hooked up with an American musician Taylor Momsen. Keynes also rumored to be in a relationship with an English actress, Georgie Henley. However, they haven’t confirmed their relationship.

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At the present time, Keynes is enjoying his singlehood. Another hand, Keynes is active on social networking sites including Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Similarly, Skandar has more than 23.7k followers on Instagram and over 9k his official Twitter.

Body Statistics

Talking about his physical appearance, Skandar has a short and slight frame. He has the perfect height of 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) with a weight of 67 kg. He has dark brown eyes and hair. His body type is slim.

Net Worth – $8 Million

Keynes has earned a big chunk of money from his career. However, his actual salary is yet to be revealed. As of 2018, Keynes has an estimated net worth of $8 million. With a tremendous sum, he lives a lavish life.

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So far, Keynes has never talked about his house, car, and properties in the media.