George Blagden Biography

In fact, George Blagden was born on December 28, 1989 in London, United Kingdom. His full name is George Paul Blagden and he is an English actor. We remember George Blagden from television series Vikings and Versailles.

Blagden graduated from Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He is a supporter of the charity Diabetes UK.

Actually, from 4th to 6th 2015, he cycled from London to Paris in under 72 hours to raise money for Diabetes UK. He raised £5,000.

Blagden currently lives in London, United Kingdom.


George Blagden and Russell Crowe ain “Les Miserables”

As for his social media popularity, Blagden has been hugely followed on Twitter and Instagram. In addition, he has also been active on Facebook.

George Blagden Age

Blagden is 27 years old. He was born in December 1989.

George Blagden Height and Weight

The young actor is 1.75m or 5 feet 9 inches of height. He has dark brown hair and beautiful blue eyes.

George Blagden Vikings and Versailles

Blagden became famous for his roles in two popular television history series, Vikings and Versailles.


George Blagden in “Vikings”

In Irish-Canadian historical drama Vikings he played Athelstan, one of the show’s most complex characters with numerous inner conflicts and religious debates. Therefore, he served as a mediator between the Vikings and those they sought during their raids. In fact, the series creator Michael Hirst introduced Blagden’s character Athelstan as a maneuver to drive in Western audiences into a pagan world.

However, when the character gained popularity and fondness of the audience, the director decided to knock off beloved priest. Namely, the character died after he betrayed Floki (Gustaf Skarsgard) and he slaughtered Athelstan, despite Ragnar’s (Travis Fimmel) attempts to save him.

Blagden as King Louis XIV

Blagden landed a lead role in another television series. He played French King Louis XIV in the bawdy BBC drama Versailles. That is, George portrayed extravagant and sex-crazed French King who vowed to rule with absolute power.


George Blagden as King Louis XIV in “Versailles”

Other Movies

George Blagden is prominent stage and film actor. His other roles that gained him popularity include Grantaire in the movie-musical Les Miserables. In addition, for this role he received nominations for several awards and won National Board of Review Award, Satellite Award and Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award.Blagden made his acting debut in 2012, with remarkable roles in two super hit movies Wrath of the Titans and Les Miserables.

The young actor portrayed Jake Norman in 2014’s movie Blood Moon. Later the same year he appeared in two short films, Holding on for a Good Time and The Tap Tap Lady.

George Blagden Girlfriend

According to some rumors, Blagden’s current status is ‘in relationship’. He is dating an actress Elinor Crawley. As per numerous pictures and posts available online, Blagden doesn’t hesitate to express his romantic feelings for Elinor and the two seem to be in love.


George Blagden with his girlfriend Elinor Crawley

Is George Blagden Gay?

As far as we know, Blagden is not gay. He is in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend Elinor Crawling. In addition, he is not involved in any affairs either.

George Blagden Net Worth 2019 and Income

George Blagden has a net worth of around five hundred thousand dollars.

Ethnicity and Nationality

Blagden is of English nationality. In addition, his ethnicity is white.


George Blagden

Early life and Family

Blagden was raised in Northamptonshire. He has a younger sister Katie, who is a filmmaker and writer.

Furthermore, George attended Oundle School Was with a Drama scholarship. Additionally, he appeared in the school’s Stahl Theatre and was a member of the National Youth Theatre. Later he joined the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and completed his graduation in 2011.

Blagden began singing at age of 13, performing in various choirs and his own rock band. He sings, plays a guitar, piano and flute. In addition, George is fluent in French and skilled acrobat.

Biography & Facts
Born: December 28 1989
Nationality: English
Ethnicity: White
Religion: N/A
Profession: N/A
Net Worth: $500000
Salary: N/A
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Height: 1.75m or 5 feet 9 inches
Weight: N/A
Married to: No
Affair with: N/A
Children: N/A
Birth Sign: Capricorn
Education: Guildhall School of Music and Drama