Russell T Davies Biography


More about the relationship

Russell T Davies is an openly Gay man and his relationship status at present is possibly single. But in the past, he was in a civil partnership with a customs officer named Andrew Smith.

They started to date each other in 1999 and then took the next step on 01 Dec 2012. But unfortunately, his partner was diagnosed with a brain tumor that was serious as the doctors gave him only a 3% chance of recovering.

Finally, Andrew said goodbye to the world on 29 Sep 2018.

Relationship Facts of Russell T Davies

  • Russell T Davies is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is not straight and is gay.

Who is Russell T Davies?

Russell T Davies is a Welsh screenwriter and a TV producer. Russell T Davies is known for his works in Queer as Folk, The Second Coming, Doctor Who, Cucumber, Years and Years, It’s a Sin, and more.

Interestingly, he put T on his name to make himself stand out from Russell Davies, a radio star. The T in his name has not any meaning.

He has got amazing writing skills and mostly writes about emotional dramas related to gay characters plus issues. His Doctor Who’s writing credits are inspired by ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ Tv show.

Russell T Davies- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education

His birthdate is 27 April 1967 and he was born in Swansea, Wales as Stephen Russell Davies. The name of his mother was Barbara and his father’s identity was Vivian.

Further, Russell’s ancestry is Welsh, and has two younger sisters.

As per his academics, he passed out from St Josephs Catholic Primary School. Then he went to Painsley Catholic College in Cheadle and later Derby College.

Russell T Davies- Professional Life, Career

Russell T Davies’s first work can be seen in On the Waterfront (1988-1989) where he wrote its 24 episodes. He then worked in other shows titled Dark Season, Centuryfalls, ChuckleVision, Coronation Street, Children’s Ward, and more.

His most famous writing roles can be seen in Doctor Who, The Sarah Jane Adventures, Wizards vs. Aliens, Torchwood, Queer as Folk, and The Grand.

As a producer, Russell produced 63 episodes of Doctor Who, five episodes of It’s a Sin, 26 episodes of 2013 Wizards vs. Aliens, 37 episodes of 2011 Torchwood, and more. In 2020, he directed an episode of the TV show The Sarah Jane Adventures.

Russell T Davies- Net Worth, Salary

By the 2021’s records, he has an estimated net worth of $2 million. However, his per month salary is not yet revealed.

Russell T Davies- Rumors, Controversy

This screenwriter is keeping himself away from scandals as well as rumors. But in 2021, he made a statement that only LGBTQ+ people should allow doing the roles of  LGBTQ+ characters.

Also, when his series The Grand was canceled in 1997, he took it seriously and suffered from an existential crisis. He was almost in a dying situation after taking a drug overdose.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Russell T Davies’s height is 6 ft 6 inches and his body weight is average. Furthermore, he has dark brown hair and has eyes in light brown color.

Social Media

Russell is officially present on social sites such as Instagram and Twitter with over 155k and 73k followers respectively.

But he is not available on Facebook plus YouTube.


  • As of 2021, he is 58 years old.
  • His zodiac sign is Taurus.
  • He joined Twitter in March 2020.
  • He lost his dad in 2015 and his mom in 1999.
  • People also call him by the name RTD.
  • He is color blind and wanted to become a comic book artist.

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