Anthony Head is a British actor, who rose to fame for his role in the Gold Blend couple, a television advertisement for Nescafe. He is also known for his roles as the Prime Minister in Little Britain and as Harc Shipwright in BBC Radio 4's Cabin Pressure.
In addition to that, he is also a good singer. He was in a band named Two Way along with his brother Murray Head.
Short Bio (Age)- Family
Hailing from Camden Town, north London, England, Anthony Head was born into a filmy background family on 20 February 1954.
He was the youngest son of Seafield Head, a documentary filmmaker and Helen Shingler, who was an actress. Sadly, both of his parents have now passed away—he lost his father in 2009 at the age of 90, whereas his mother passed away on 8 October 2019.
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In the family, Anthony has an elder brother Murray Head. Just like him, Murray is also a singer and an actor who landed the role of Judas on the original album of Jesus Christ Superstar.
Height & Education
Anthony stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.68 meters). He attended Sunbury Grammar School. In addition to that, he enrolled at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art to make his career into acting.
Who Is Anthony Head Wife? Children Details
Anthony Head has been married to Sarah Fisher since 1984. His wife works as an animal therapist.
The couple is proud parents of their two daughters, Emily Head and Daisy Head. Both the children are following their father’s footsteps and are involved in acting. Anthony's eldest daughter Emily is popularly known for playing movies like; Emmerdale (1972), Robot Chicken (2005), and The Inbetweeners Movie (2011).
Anthony Head poses with his family on 29 August 2019 (Photo: Emily Head's Twitter)
Similarly, his youngest daughter, Daisy, is an actress known for The Proxy (2012), Fallen (2016), and Underworld: Blood Wars(2016). Moreover, she received the Best Debut Performance for Love Henry James: The Golden Bowl on 3rd February 2019.
Movies & TV Shows
In the 40 years of an acting career, Anthony has a total of 120 movies and TV shows credits. Amongst all, Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) is his most successful movie.
Besides that, he has also been a part of movies like; King Clarkson, Feedback, A Street Cat Named Bob, The Brother, Rocky Horror Show Live, and many more.
Likewise, Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan (2019), Motherland (2019), The Cruise (2019), Vanity Fair (2018), The Split (2018), Girlfriends (2018), Still Star-Crossed (2017) are his few TV series.
As for 2020, Anthony Head is all set to entertain his fans with his two movies, Sideshow and Pinky, which are now under post-production. Likewise, he will also be seen in the series, The Stranger.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, he is estimated to have accumulated the amount of $3 million.
Quicks Facts About Anthony Head
- Anthony has confessed that he is more in touch with the feminine side. This is why his wife often teased about his behavior and says "Anthony is probably gay"
- He has filmed a pilot for a new show entitled Him and Us. It is based on the life of gay rock star Elton John.
- Anthony has his website- anthonyhead.org.
- He is involved in various charities, including the Royal United Bath’s Forever Friends Appeal and various animal-welfare organizations.
- Anthony’s other skills include; horse riding, swimming, scuba diving, piano, guitar, and stage fighting.
- He and his wife, Sarah Fisher, first met when Anthony was 28 years old. At the time, Sarah was a theatre administrator.
- They have adopted Staffie Faith, a dog from the rescue center in 2019.