Who is Sean Bean?

Sean Bean is a professional and famous actor from England who is mostly known for his performance in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and in the hit television series, Game of Thrones. He has received multiple awards and nominations including the BAFTA award in 2018. He is considered as one of the successful actors of the generation.

Quick Info
Full NameSean Bean
Date of BirthApril 17, 1959
Birth PlaceHandsworth, Sheffield, United Kingdom
ParentsRita Bean
Brian Bean
SpouseMelanie Hill
Abigail Cruttenden
Ashley Moore
PartnersAlexandra Azkenazy
Marisa Morris
Debra James
Amy Ellery
Georgina Sutcliffe
Age61 years
ChildrenMolly Bean
Evie Natasha Bean
Lorna Bean
Net Worth20 million dollars
Sean Bean
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Bio, Age, Family, and Young

Sean Bean was born on 17th April of 1959 in the suburb of Sheffield in Handsworth of England. His birth name is Shaun Mark “Sean” Bean and was born to Rita and the owner of a fabrication company, Brian L. Bean. He grew up in a wealthy family with his younger sister, Lorraine.

Sean Bean attended Brook Comprehensive School which he left in 1975. He then enrolled in Rotherham College of Arts and Technology where he learned wielding but somehow, he caught interest in art. he then decided to take drama classes and started appearing in a number of plays. He then attended drama school, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after receiving a scholarship and it was the beginning of his lifelong successful career.


Nationality and Ethnicity

Sean’s nationality is English. He belongs to white ethnicity and has Aries as his birth sign and his sexual orientation is straight.


Physical Features

Bean possesses an athletic body and has the body measurements of having chest 44 inches, biceps of 15 inches, and waist of 35 inches.  He has light brown hair and green eyes.

He has tattoos on both arms which also shows one of his distinctive features and his Yorkshire accent is another unique feature.


Sean Bean’s height is 5 feet and 10 inches.


Sean Bean’s weight is already 61 years old turning into 62 in 2021.


Personal Life

Ex-Wife, Children, and Relationship

Sean Bean has dated a number of women in the past. He is currently in a relationship with actress, Ashley Moore who is 36 years junior to him. They started their relationship in early 2013 and are engaged now. Bean’s first known girlfriend was Alexandra Azkenazy then he had a fling with Marisa Morris. In 1981, he tied his knot with Debra James which ended in 1988.

He then married Melanie Hill in 1990 and the couple had 2 daughters namely Lorna and Molly. Their marriage ended in 1997. The same year, he tied his knot with actress, Abigail Cruttenden and together they had a daughter, Natasha Eve and once again he got divorced in 1999. After that, he had a short relationship with Amy Ellery and he next tied his knot with Georgina Sutcliffe in 2008 but got divorced in 2010 due to physical abuse by Bean.


Social Media: Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

Sean Bean is an Instagram user having over 252 thousand followers. He can be connected by @sean_bean_official.

Sean Bean
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What Movies and TV Shows has Sean Bean Been In?

Sean Bean started off his professional acting career in 1984 making his film and television debut the same year. His first film was Winter Flight where he starred as Hooke alongside co-stars Reece Dinsdale and Nicola Cowper. Following year, he starred in the film, Caravaggio and Stormy Monday.

He then started making smaller appearances in the films War Requiem alongside Jared Leto and Rainbow Sun Francks, The Field, Patriot Games, Ronin before finally making his breakthrough in 2001 with the film, The Lord of the Rings, alongside Miranda Otto and later appeared in all the series.

He earned a number of awards and nominations for his performance in the film. He also voiced for the film, The Snow Queen 2, Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV, Taniel, Wolfwalkers, and others.

Sean Bean also made his smaller appearances in tv series like The Bill, The Practice, Screen two, Clarissa, and in numerous tv film, Jacob, Sharpe’s Company, Sharpe’s Gold, Sharpe’s Regiment, and its number of series before finally making his television breakthrough in 2011 from the American fantasy drama tv series, Game of Thrones, alongside Oona Chaplin where he portrayed the character of Eddard “Ned” Stark. He then landed recurring roles in a number of tv series like Legends, The Frankenstein Chronicles, Wasted, Medici: Masters of Florence, The Oath, Snowpiercer, and others.

Bean has also narrated in a number of video games like GoldenEye 007, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, Papa Sangre II, Kholat, Hitman 2, A Plague Tale: Innocence, and others.


Achievements, Awards, and Nominations

Sean Bean has been honored by Sheffield Hallam University with an honorary doctorate. He also received the honor of being Sheffield Legends’ inaugural member. Bean has earned a number of awards and nominations from his film and television performances. He won his first Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Acting Ensemble in Lord of the Rings in 2002.

The following year, he earned the Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Ensemble in Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. He further earned his second Phoenix Critics Society Award, Screen Actors Guild Awards, Critic’s Choice Award, National Board of Review including other nominations for his performance in the Lord of the Rings series. In 2010, he was awarded Screamfest Horror Film Festival Award for Black Death. His performance in Game of Thrones earned him Portal Award, IGN Summer Movie Award, and IGN People’s Choice Award in 2011.

In 2013, he was awarded with International Emmy Award and Royal Television Society Award for his performance in the film, Accused. He earned his second Royal Television Society Award and his first-ever BAFTA Award for his performance in Broken.

Sean Bean
Source:  Hollywood Reporter

What Is Sean Bean’s Current Net Worth?

Sean Bean has a net worth of 20 million dollars as of 2021. As an actor and voice actor, one must say that he achieved success in the film industry after long hardships and consistency. He has appeared in numerous films and tv series as well as narrated in video games so it’s easy to see where all of his earnings come from. He has also appeared in a number of commercials like O2, Royal Marines, The National Blood Service, and others. He has also endorsed for Marks & Spencer and Acuvue contact lenses. He has been making films continuously and without any doubt, we will be able to see more of his performances in the coming days.