George Blagden Facts:
George Blagden height: 5 feet & 9 inches
Weight: Not disclosed
Age: 25 years (December 28, 1989)
Young & enthusiastic George Blagden is a well known British actor for television, film & stage. Moreover to his blossoming career in acting, 25 years old George holds a successful singing career. His best noticed role is that of Athelstan, a major character in the popular TV series “Vikings”. Average build George has yet to disclose his recent body measurements including weight; however his height is listed to be more or less 5 feet & 9 inches.
George Blagden as George Paul Blagden was born on 28th of December, 1989 & was subsequently raised in his birth land of England, United Kingdom. Holding a Drama Scholarship, he studied at the Oundle School, in Oundle, Northamptonshire & made appearances in the Stahl Theatre of school in such roles like Marc & The Baker in “Art” & “Into the Woods”, respectively. He as well became a part of the London’s National Youth Theatre, while still a scholar at the Oundle, & was subsequently picked as one among the 4 pupils to take part in a master-class with reputed Sir Ian McKellen. Behind his graduation, George got enrolled into the Guildhall School of Music and Drama & studied acting, graduating at the age of 22.
The very year of his graduation from the Drama School, George Blagden earned his foremost acting job as Andy in John Huddles’ science fiction psychological thriller movie “After the Dark”, released 3 years later in 2014. He was honored by different award titles & nominations for the first time in 2012, for his wonderful performance as Grantaire in the British epic romantic musical period drama movie “Les Miserables” by Tom Hopper. That year, he also landed a small part in “Wrath of the Titans”, followed by his portrayals in short films such as “The Tap Tap Lady” & “Holding on for a Good Time”, both launched in the year 2014. The very year, George was as well seen as Jake Norman in the film “Blood Moon”. Talking about his television roles, the actor landed his first small screen portrayal as Athelstan, a major cast in the wide accepted Irish- Canadian historical drama TV series “Vikings” by Michael Hirst. The series also stars Katheryn Winnick & Travis Fimmel, among others. He played the character until the year 2015, behind which he was picked for the role of Louis XIV in “Versilles” in 2015.
Though it has just been about four years that George Blagden has made his entrance in entertainment as a professional actor, he has succeeded making a wide space in viewer hearts. His performance is so liked by audiences & critics that he was even awarded 2 National Board of Review of Motion Pictures awards, a Satellite Awards & a Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association awards in the year 2012. The actor even was a nominee for the Screen Actor Guild Awards’ Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture in 2013. Moreover to his passion for acting, George also holds varieties of skills, including singing, archery, snowboarding, acrobatics & playing piano, guitar & of course flute.