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Rufus Sewell is a London Critics Circle Theatre Award winner. He is a father of two.

Relationship Facts of Rufus Sewell

Rufus Sewell is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Rufus Sewell?

Rufus Sewell has been married and divorced twice. In 1999, he married Yasmin Abdallah, she was an Australian fashion journalist.

Yasmin Abdallah and Rufus got divorced a week later after their marriage. Then in 2004, he again got married to Amy Gardner who was a scriptwriter and producer.

In 2002, their son was born, his name was William Douglas Sewell. They also have a daughter. In 2006, they decided to separate from each other.

Now, he has been focusing on his career and spends time on his projects.

Who is Rufus Sewell?

Rufus Sewell is an English actor. He is well known for his role in some movies like Kenneth Branagh’s rendition of Hamlet in 1996, playing Fortinbras, The Woodlanders, Dangerous Beauty, Dark City, A Knight’s Tale, The Illusionist, Tristan and Isolde, and Martha, Meet Frank, Daniel, and Laurence.

Rufus Sewell: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Rufus Sewell was born on the 29th of October, 1967 in Twickenham in England, UK. His nationality is British and his ethnicity is mixed(English, Welsh).

Sewell’s mother’s name is Jo Sewell and his father’s name is William Sewell. His mother was an artist and painter and his father was an Australian animator. At the age of 10, he lost his father. His brother’s name is Caspar.

In which school did Rufus Sewell attend?

In 1989, he graduated after 3 years at London’s Central School of Speech and Drama.

Rufus Sewell: Professional Life and Career

Rufus Sewell gave a start to his career when he made, his London stage debut “Making It Better” for which he won the “Best Newcomer Award” later. He also performed the roles of Septimus Hodge in Tom Stoppard’s “Arcadia” which was finally nominated for Oliver Award.

Rufus received another award from Broadway Theater World for the movie “Translations”. He attended many movies like Twenty-One in 1991, the sweet bus driver in “A Man of No Importance ” in 1994, and the volatile artist in Carrington in 1995.

The lustful son in Cold Comfort Farm in 1995, the protagonist hounded Dostoevsky-like in Dark City in 1998, the star-crossed suitor in Dangerous Beauty in 1998, and The Very Thought of You in 1998.

He has been a part of many other movie TV series and dramas where he has received different sorts of Awards for his hard work.

Social Media

Rufus is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has more than 10.1k followers on Facebook, 76.9k followers on Instagram, and 68.9k followers on Twitter.

How much is the net worth of Rufus Sewell?

Rufus has a net worth of $ 5 million as of 2022. His salary is not known while the source of income is acting.

Rufus Sewell: Rumors, Controversy

Rufus is an English actor who is very curious about his personal life. There were some rumors that he and his wife are getting a divorce. It was bad news for his fans but was also regarded as the true news.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Rufus Sewell has a height of 6 feet. His body weighs 82kg. He has dark brown hair and hazel brown eyes.

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Does Rufus Sewell have a glass eye?

  • He does not wear glass eye.

What is Rufus Sewell known for?

  • He was seen in A Knight's Tale, The Legend of Zorro, Bless the Child, Helen of Troy, and The Illusionist.