Alfie Allen Biography

Alfie Allen is an English actor and he is mostly recognized for his portrayal of Theon Greyjoy on HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” Alfie is also known for being the younger brother of Lilly Allen, the British pop-star. She even has a song called “Alfie” which he made to for him.

Alfie started his career in smaller projects and his first ever appearance was in “You are Here” (1998) a comedy movie made for Channel 4. In the same year, both he and his sister were cast in “Elizabeth,” a movie which was made by their mother.

Alfie started getting bigger roles in the 2000s. His most memorable movies include “Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London” (2004), “Atonement” (2001), a drama series “Casualty 1907” and a play titled “Equus.” But it was the year of 2011 which proved to be crucial for Alfie. He was cast as Theon Greyjoy in HBO’s epic “Game of Thornes.” He actually plays a much disliked character both in the books and in the series, but his portrayal has brought this character to the screen in a very good way. He has gotten various praises and awards for his showing of the given character.

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Alfie Allen and Sophie Turner in “Game of Thrones”

After the success that he had with “Game of Thrones,” Alfie Allen went on to enlarge his IMDB record. So this now includes such moves as “Soulboy” (2010), “The Kid” (2010) and “Powder” (2011). His popularity has also helped him get his way into bigger block buster movies and he also portrays a villain in the “John Wick” franchise with Keanu Reeves.

Alfie has also appeared on a History Channel documentary dubbed “Football: A Brief History.” The two part documentary explores everything that you would like to know about Association Football. Alfie himself is an avid Arsenal supporter, but his father still likes Fulham more.

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Alfie Allen in “Game of Thrones”

Alfie Allen Net Worth and Salary

Like all of the “Game of Thrones” stars, so did Alfie Allen manage to increase his net worth and salary. He is actually not among the most popular characters and the list of top earners in the show, but still has a pretty good income when you see how well the show is doing. He was able to increase his salary latterly and it all led to him increasing his total net worth. As it has been reported most recently, Alfie is worth a total of about 2 million dollars now.

Alfie Allen Partner and Family

Alfie Allen is currently not married, but he was changed to be two times before. Interestingly, it was with the same person on two separate occasions. Alfie and actress Jaime Winstone started dating back in 2007 and after a time they announced their engagement. But the two called it all off and they separated in 2010. After their break up, it was rumored that Alfie was seeing Iona Elizabeth, but it was never officially confirmed. In 2013, Alfie and Jamie got back together and the wedding was on again. But this time they only managed to make it work for a full year only and they broke it off again, this time for good. They both said that they could not make it work together as they both had very tight schedules to deal with. Most recently, Alfie is rumored to be dating Sai Bennett, another actress as the two of them were spotted holding hands together in 2016.

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Alfie Allen and his ex-wife Jaime Winstone

Alfie Allen Age

Alfie Allen was born on 12 September, 1986, which makes him currently 31 years old. He was born in Hammersmith, London Windlesham House School in Sussex, but he also attended Embley Park School, St. John’s College in Portsmouth and the Fine Arts College in Hampstead. His father is a musician and an actor himself called Keith Allen and his mother is Alison Owen, a film producer. His sister Lilly Allen is one of the most popular British singers currently. But they also have others siblings like sisters Gala Talbott and Rebecca Allen, and half-sisters Teddie Allen and Sarah Owen. Interestingly, Alfie is also related to yet another British pop singer Sam Smith, who is his 3rd cousin.

Height and Weight

Alfie Allen has a very athletic build. He may be a bit underrated compared to other more popular stars from the HBO series, but he still manages to attract a wide range of audiences. His height is 5 ft 7 in or 170 cm and he weighs 67 kg or 148 pounds. If we look at his body measurements we can see that his chest is 37 in or 94 cm, his biceps are 14 in or 35.5 cm, while his waist is 34 in or 86 cm.

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Alfie Allen

Game of Thornes Casting

When the casting for the “Game of Thrones” was announced, Alfie first auditioned for the part of Jon Snow. This was perhaps one of the biggest roles offered in the series, but unfortunately for Alfie the directors decided to go with Kit Harington for the role. Alfie was still kept and they gave the role to Theo Greyjoy. Now we cannot possibly imagine Alfie in the role of Jon Snow but things could have easily gone a different route. Yet who knows if this would have worked in the first place.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Based on the origin of his birth, Alfie Allen is English, even though his father has Welsh roots. He belongs to a Caucasian ethnic group.

Biography & Facts
Born: 12 September 1986
Nationality: English
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Religion: N/A
Profession: Actor
Net Worth: $2 million
Salary: N/A
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Height: 5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
Weight: 67 kg or 148 pounds
Married to: No
Affair with: N/A
Children: N/A
Birth Sign: Virgo
Education: Embley Park School – St. John’s College in Portsmouth – the Fine Arts College in Hampstead