Alex Lanipekun Biography


Alex Lanipekun is an actor of the BBC drama Spooks.

More about the relationship

Alex Lanipekun was in a relationship with a Spanish actress named Oona Chaplin. The two broke up for some reason. There are no records of her past relationships other than this.

At present, judging by her social media posts, she is believed to be single.

Relationship Facts of Alex Lanipekun

  • Alex Lanipekun is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Alex Lanipekun?

Alex Lanipekun is a British actor. He is popularly known for his role as Ben Kaplan in BBC drama Spooks and additionally is an actor and a writer.

Alex Lanipekun: Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings

Alex was born on April 7, 1981, in London, England. His parents separated when he was four. Later he moved from Brixton to Finsbury Park. His mother raised him in North London who was a school music teacher.

Lanipekun has a more youthful sibling and sister who live with his dad and stepmother in South London. Resources have not mentioned other details regarding his family background and childhood.

He is British by his nationality and holds Nigerian, Italian, and English ethnicity.

Education History

Alex went to Crowland Junior School, St Aidan’s Primary School and after that Rokesly Junior School, before accomplishing a budgetary grant to Christ’s Hospital School in Horsham, West Sussex.

He at that point went to Westminster College. He at that point got a Grant to consider for a BSc in Anthropology at University College London. After University, he went to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

Alex Lamnipekun: Early Professional Life, Career

Alex actually considered acting as his career when he was 17 after he auditioned for the National Youth Music Theatre. At that point, he was able to become a member of the musical theatre and fill the role of Leroy The Boxer in the melodic adjustment of the film Bugsy Malone.

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Caption: Alex Lanipekun and Nathalie (Source: Daily Mail)

Lanipekun had a band named ONE, discharged their lone collection, Onederful World, in 2001.

After that point, Alex Lanipekun’s vocation took a turn after he showed up in the British-Canadian spine chiller film, The Fourth Angela as a part of Mugger 2, and following this, Alex was spotted in many movies like Clash of the Titans, Blitz, Dead Europe, Second Coming, Legacy, etc.

Alex made his big appearance in Spooks as Ben Kaplan. He picked up a wide acknowledgment from his fans in the wake of showing up in the arrangement, 24; Live Another Day as James Harman.

He gave his extraordinary execution in the American covert operative spine-chiller TV arrangement, Homeland. Alongside this, Alex highlighted in the various auditorium, for example, Eyes Catch Fire, Wig Out, Dimetos, Hamlet, and numerous others.

In Autumn 2010, Lanipekun came back to the stage, assuming the personality of Laertes in Nicholas Hytner’s creation of Hamlet at the National Theater.

The production was likewise designated for Evening Standard and Olivier Awards. He again made his appearance in the first series of  Death in Paradise and in the series The Borgias and Twenty8k.

Lanipekun recorded Way To Go and the steady piece of Steve for Comedy Central’s new show Big Bad World in 2012. The arrangement kept running in 2013, breaking past records for Comedy Central’s review figures.

In like manner in 2013, Alex highlighted in the arrangement London Irish and furthermore played in Second Coming.

He likewise came back to the theater, in Geraldine Alexander’s play Amygdala, performing out of the blue since 2011 in front of an audience at The Print Room in Notting Hill, the surveys were for the most part positive.

Lanipekun assumes the consistent part of DC Sean Armitage close by Kenneth Cranham in the BBC Radio 4, demonstrates The Interrogation, and additionally has played the voice of a character named Nil in a PlayStation game “Horizon Zero Dawn” in the year 2017.

Lifetime Achievements and Awards

Lanipekun was a member of the MOBO-assigned Hip-Hop Collective ‘ONE’. ONE was assigned for a MOBO Award subsequent to achieving the last of the Unsung Competition for free craftsmen and in spite of the fact that not the last victors.

He received the Carleton Hobbs Award in 2007 and in 2010. Lanipekun had played the stage role of Laertes in the National Theatre. The audiences had huge positive critics towards the production and were also selected for Evening Standard and Olivier Awards.

Other details related to his nomination and awards during his whole career are not available.

Alex Lanipekun: Salary and Net Worth

He acquires a gigantic measure of cash through his calling and has an estimated net worth 0f $500k

In spite of the fact that the correct figure of his total assets and pay is yet to uncover he should acquire in a great many dollars.

Rumors and Controversy

Lanipekun does not have any rumors or controversy regarding his career and relationship till the present date.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Talking about his body description, Alex has an athletic body. He has dark brown colored eyes and black hair and is 6 feet 1 inch (1.85m) tall.

Social Media Profiles

He is not active in any sort of social media like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.


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