Timothy Spall is an English actor who started his career in theater and performed for Birmingham Rep and the Royal Shakespeare Company. Let's know all details about his wealth, relationship status, and early life.
Timothy Spall’s Staggering Net Worth Collection And Career
Timothy Spall is an English actor and broadcaster best known for playing Barry Spencer Taylor in the ITV comedy-drama series Auf Wiedersehen, Pet in 1983. He began his career in theatre with the Birmingham Repertory Company, where he appeared in The Merchant, the UK premiere of Arnold Wesker’s play, and later with the Royal Shakespeare Company, where he appeared in The Merry Wives of Windsor, Three Sisters, Nicholas Nickleby, and The Knight of the Burning Pestle.
The English actor has worked on six films with Mike Leigh: Home Sweet Home (1982), Life is Sweet (1990), Secrets & Lies (1996), Topsy-Turvy (1999), All or Nothing (2002), and Mr. Turner (2014). He has gathered a massive amount of money from his acting career. Timothy is estimated to amass an impressive net worth of $4 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
The handsome hunk was awarded the Bancroft Gold Medal as his school’s most promising actor. Spall was nominated for a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performance in Secrets & Lies (1996).
Timothy Spall’s Relationship Status. Is He A Married?
Yes, Timothy Spall is a married man. He exchanged his vows with his beautiful wife, Shane Spall. The couple tied a knot on December 1, 1981. Shane is the author of two autobiographies, one about her travels throughout Britain aboard a ship with her husband Timothy and the other about his recovery from cancer.
According to sources, the beautiful lady lived in a council housing a few kilometers away when Timothy arrived on the new street. It’s possible they were passing ships at night. He went looking because, after unintentionally touching her arm one night, he had fallen madly in love with her.
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The couple has three children named Pascale Spall (born in 1976), Rafe Spall (born in 1983), and Mercedes Spall (born in 1985). Pascale is the eldest one, whereas Rafe is a famous actor.
Timothy Spall’s Early Life
On February 27, 1957, Timothy Spall was born in Battersea, London, England. He is currently 65-year-old and holds British nationality. His father’s name is Joseph L. Spall, a postal worker, and his mother’s name is Sylvia R, a hairdresser. Spall was raised with his three siblings.
The 65-year-old studied acting at the National Youth Theatre and RADA, where he received the Bancroft Gold Medal as the year’s most promising actor. In the New Year Honours of 2000, he was named Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).
Timothy Spall’s Diagnosis
Spall was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia in 1996 but has been in remission since then. He said,” I wasn’t sure what made me sick, but stress played a role, and the goal now is to avoid stress as much as possible. It made me more conscious of my surroundings and more discerning. I am less concerned about finding work. I do my homework so that I don’t get freaked out on set because I have no idea what I’m doing.“
The movie star owns a Dutch barge, which he and his wife used to sail throughout the British Isles for the BBC Four television program Timothy Spall: Back at Sea.
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