Jacob Anderson Biography


Jacob Anderson is a British born actor, record producer, singer-songwriter and rapper. As you can see he is a very versatile individual capable of doing many things. He carries both careers pretty well so far and is only getting more and more popular. He plays Grey Worm on HBO’s “Game of Thrones”, and appears on various British and American shows. As his rapper pseudonym he uses the name Raleigh Ritchie and has recently released his first full album.

Jacob’s first featured movie was “Adulthood” (2008) where he had a minor role. At the same time he provided the vocals for the song featured in the movie. He had a much bigger role in the movie “4, 3, 2, 1” (2010) and also appeared in “Comedown” (2012) and “Offender” (2012). On the other hand, Jacob Anderson has a much more prolific career when it comes to TV series. He mostly appeared in British production ones but has recently managed to star in some US series. You will remember him for certain appearances in series like “Doctors”, “Casualty”, “Spooks”, “Injustice” and “Silent Witness”. But his most prolific role to date came when he was cast as Grey Worm in the HBO series “Game of Thrones”. He first appeared in season 3 as the leader of the Unsullied army and has featured in all the future seasons that came after. Other memorable roles in TV shows include playing Kevin on “Episodes” and Dean Thomas on “Broadchurch”.


Jacob Anderson and Nathalie Emmanuel in “Game of Thrones”

Jacob Anderson has a very good singing career. He starred in 2006 and the next year he released a track called “Let Me Know”. After releasing a song which was released on the “Adulthood” soundtrack in 2013, called “I Need Love”. Jacob was signed by Columbia Records. Following that he was able to release his first EP titled The Middle Child, which had three tracks on it. He released another EP in 2014 called Black and Blue which enjoyed a lot of success.

Jacob Anderson Net Worth 2019 and Salary

Jacob Anderson is doing pretty well for himself. As all of the “Game of Thrones” stars have done, so has Jacob been able to raise his stock. He is still going strong and there are many new roles that you can expect him to appear. Also his music career is continuing so you will probably see a new album soon. Now he is worth 8 million dollars in total.

Jacob Anderson Girlfriend

It is not a secret that Jacob Anderson has been dating actress Aisling Loftus for quite some time now. The pair has been public about their relationship and are not afraid to show how happy they are. Aisling has often commented on their relationship and simply says that the both enjoy spending time together. The two share a unique bond and you can tell from their pictures together. There are no indications of an affair, nor that there ever has been. Still the couple are not planning a marriage yet and simply say that they are enjoying the best years of their lives together.


Jacob Anderson with his gilfriend Aisling Loftus

Jacob Anderson Age

Jacob was born as Jacob Basil Anderson and he is currently 27 years old. His birthday is on 18 June, 1990. His birthplace is Bristol, England and he grew up there and spent eth better part of his life. Being that he was interested in music so much, he decided to move to London at the age of 17. It proved to be a good choice for him as he has reached the fame that he has not expected to.

Height and Weight

Jacob Anderson has a slim stature. You were able to see how he looks when watching the “Game of Thrones” series. You can tell that he is still muscular despite his slim appearance. He is approximately 175 cm tall and weighs about 65 kg.


Jacob Anderson

Jacob Anderson Crossfit

In order to prepare for the role of Grey Worm in “Game of Thrones,” Jacob Anderson had to go through vigorous training. It is not easy to play a leader of a fearless army and in order to do it as truthfully as possible Jacob started doing crossfit. You can see some of his workout ethics on the internet and he also shared them on Instagram and Twitter.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Jacob Anderson possesses an English nationality, being that he was born there. But as far as his ethnic background goes, he is Afro-Caribbean.

Biography & Facts
Born: June 18 1990
Nationality: English
Ethnicity: Afro-Caribbean
Religion: N/A
Profession: Actor – Record producer – Singer – Songwriter – Rapper
Net Worth: $8 million
Salary: N/A
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 65 kg
Married to: No
Affair with: No
Children: No
Birth Sign: Gemini
Education: N/A