Sean Mathias Bio

(Director, Actor)

Relationship Statistics of Sean Mathias

What is Sean Mathias marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Married
When did Sean Mathias get married ? (married date): , 2007
Is Sean Mathias having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Sean Mathias gay ?: Yes
Who is Sean Mathias wife ? (name): Paul de Lange

More about the relationship

Sean Mathias is married to Paul de Lange in 2007 in South Africa.

Previously, he was in a relationship with actor Ian Murray McKellen. They started dating during the late ’70s. They parted ways after ten years.

Who is Sean Mathias?

Sean Mathias is an award-winning director and writer. He is renowned as the director of the play, Bent.

Sean Mathias- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

Mathias was born as Sean Gerard Mathias on 14 March 1956 in Swansea, Wales. Details about his father, mother, and education are not disclosed.

he belongs to English ethnicity.

Sean Mathias: Career, Profession

As an Actor

In 1977, Mathias started his career as an actor with the TV series, Survivors. In the same year, he was featured in the movie,  A Bridge Too Far as an Irish Guard Lieutenant.

Some of his other movies include 1980- Priest of Love1982- Scarlet Pimpernel, and 1988- White Mischief.

As a Writer

As a writer, Mathias’ first play was Cowardice and starred Ian McKellen, Janet Suzman and Nigel Davenport. Some of his plays include 1987- A Prayer For Wings- 1989 Poor Nanny and 1990- Swansea Boys. 

His writing also includes a novel, 1988- Manhattan Mourning and a BBC TV film, 1992- The Lost Language of Cranes.

As a Director

As a theatre director, his first play in 1988- Exceptions. Some of his plays along with the year and theatre are-

Year Plays Theatre
2013-2014 Waiting For Godot Cort Theatre
2004 pantomime Aladdin The Old Vic
1993 Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts Sherman Theatre
1989 Bent Adelphi Theatre

His debut movie as a director is 1977- Bent.  Later, in 2014, he directed the movie Somewhat Dead,  a horror-adventure comedy.


-1994, Best Director by London Critics Circle Theatre Award.

-1997, Award of The Youth for  Bent by Cannes Flim Festival.

-1998, the Best feature film for Bent by Torino International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival.

Sean Mathias: Net Worth, Salary

Sean has an estimated Net Worth of $1 million -$5 million US. As a theater director, his earnings are $62k US. As a playwright, his average earnings are $38k US.

Body Stats: Height, weight

Sean Mathias has light auburn hair with light hazel eyes. His height is 5 feet 10 inches and weighs 80 kg.

Social Media

He has 578 followers on Instagram. But he is not active on Facebook and Twitter.


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