Neil Morrissey Biography
Neil Morrissey born in England as Neil Anthony Morrissey is an actor, voice actor, comedian, singer, and businessman who is popular for his appearance in Men Behaving Badly.
How old is Neil Morrissey?-Age
The England entertainer is 59 years old as of 4 July 2021. He was born on 4 July 1962 in Stafford, United Kingdom.
Neil Morrissey Family
Morrissey is the son of psychiatric nurses who are of Irish descent. He has a younger brother Stephen who he did not fully grow up with for they all lived in different foster homes. Morrissey was raised under Margaret Cartlidge at Penkhull Children’s Home.
Neil Morrissey Wife
Morrissey is married to Amanda Noar. The couple met when Amanda appeared in an episode of Boon and married in 1987 and divorced in 1991. The couple has a son born in 1989. He then met actress Elizabeth Carling met in 1989 at the time she was working on Boon. The couple got engaged and separated. He has also been linked to Rachel Weisz whom they lived together at his flat in Crouch End, north London.
Neil Morrissey Career
As dim biker Rocky in the ITV drama series Boon, Morrissey rose to fame in the mid-1980s. In 1990, he played Noddy’s lead role in I Bought a Vampire Motorcycle, a British parody horror film. After Harry Enfield’s departure from the series, his role as Tony in Men Behaving Badly was created to replace the character of Dermot. Morrissey has appeared in the John Godber rugby league film Up’n ‘Under and played multiple roles in the Bob the Builder children’s TV series. He achieved two UK number 1 singles in his voice acting job, with “Can We Fix It?” (which was the 2000 UK Christmas No 1), and “Mambo No 5” in 200.
In the Paradise Heights drama series, Morrissey first appeared on TV in 2002. From 2004 until 2005, he appeared in a BBC sitcom called Carrie and Barry. He appeared in the British TV show Skins in 2007 as Cassie Ainsworth’s dad. He made his final appearance in Waterloo Road, the school-based drama series, in 2009. In 2013, his Skins role as Marcus Ainsworth was reprised by Morrissey. In both parts of Skins Pure, he appeared.
In the CBBC comedy, The Dumping Ground, Morrissey played a character named Keith for one episode in 2015. Morrissey appeared in the comedy-drama A Gert Lush Christmas on BBC Two in December 2015. For the second series, he joined the cast of Grantchester in 2016. He played Greg McConnell’s role in The Good Karma Hospital on ITV in 2017. In 2018, he was Peter Carr in Series 3 of Unforgotten.
In April 2004, Morrissey’s passion for the Welsh poet Dylan Thomas led him to buy various properties in Laugharne village. It was revealed in October 2006 that the company had put Brown’s Hotel on the market to fund the Hurst Hotel’s redevelopment. Morrissey held the lease on the Ye Olde Punch Bowl Inn in Marton, North Yorkshire, in July 2008, with delays in the building of Hurst House-at-the-Mill. It was announced in June 2009 that his Welsh pub was struggling. In Staffordshire, Morrissey now operates a chain of pubs, including The Plume of Feathers in Barlaston.
Neil Morrissey Net Worth
The entertainer has an estimated net worth of $5.8 Million. He has made his fortune from his career as an actor, voice actor, comedian, singer and businessman.
Neil Morrissey Men Behaving Badly
Morrissey had the role of Tony Smart, womanizing flatmate, who is infatuated with Deborah and has musical ambitions which are not matched by his abilities in the English sitcom Men Behaving Badly.
Neil Morrissey Line of Duty
He was cast as D.C. Nigel Morton in the British BBC police procedural television series Line of Duty. Gates’ nearest colleague is Detective Constable Nigel Morton. Morton had resigned himself to desk work, crippled by a leg injury, before Gates took him to TO-20.
Neil Morrissey TV Shows
♦ 2004 Bob the Builder: The Knights of Can-A-Lot
♦ 2004 Monkey Trousers Various roles
♦ 2004 Bob the Builder: The Big Dino Dig
♦ 2005 The Adventures of William Shakespeare
♦ 2006 Acorn Antiques: The Musical
♦ 2006 Curious George
♦ 2008 Clubbed
♦ 2010 Inn Mates
♦ 2011 The Adventures of William Shakespeare
♦ 2011 Care for Kids
♦ 2012 Run for Your Wife
♦ 2015 A Gert Lush Christmas
♦ 2016 Sing
Neil Morrissey Movies
♦ 2012–2016 Line of Duty
♦ 2012 Me and Mrs. Jones
♦ 2013 Skins Pure
♦ 2014 Comedy Playhouse
♦ 2015 The Dumping Ground
♦ 2015 Death in Paradise
♦ 2016 Grantchester
♦ 2016 Bear Grylls: Mission Survive
♦ 2016 The Night Manager
♦ 2017— The Good Karma Hospital
♦ 2017 Striking Out
♦ 2018 Moving on
♦ 2018 Unforgotten
♦ 2019 The Trial of Christine Keeler