Keith Allen, who was born on 2 September 1953, is a Welsh actor, comedian, artist, musician, singer-songwriter, author, as well as a television presenter, with a total net worth of $10 Million. He is also a member of the famous ‘Movie Actor” list. He is the father of Lily Allen, who is a singer; Alfie Allen, who is an actor; as well as the brother of Kevin Allen, who is an actor as well as a director.
Keith Allen has over 100 acting credits to his name and has had recurring roles in the TV series A Very British Coup, Faith, Martin Chuzzlewit, Roger Roger, Mobile, The Runaway, The Body Farm, to name a few. Allen has also starred in a list of films, some of them being Loch Ness, Trainspotting, The Others, and Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London. In the year 2007, his book Grow Up was published.
|Name||Keith Howell Charles Allen|
|Birth Date||2 September 1953|
|Birth Place||Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, Wales|
|Height||5 ft 5 in|
|Net Worth||$10 Million|
|Occupation||Comedian, Actor, Author, Artist, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Writer, Screenwriter, Television Director, Presenter|
|Spouse(s)||· Alison Owen (married 1984; divorced 1989)
· Nira Park (married 1997; divorced ??)
|Partner(s)||Julia Sawalha, Tamzin Malleson|
|Children||6 (Lily Allen, Alfie Allen, Gala Talbott, Rebecca Allen, Sarah Owen, Teddie Allen)|
|Relatives||Kevin Allen (brother)|
Keith Allen Early Life
Keith Howell Charles Allen was born on September 2, 1953, in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, Wales, and as of now is 68 years old. He is of Welsh nationality. His father, Edward Charles Owen, was an officer in the Royal Navy and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Allen, was an English actress. Keith Allen is the second of three children, his younger brother being Kevin Allen, who is an actor as well as a director.
Keith spent the early days of his childhood in Swansea and Malta, and the majority of his boyhood at Gosport, Hampshire as his father was stationed in Portsmouth then. He attended a private boarding school in Essex, at the age of 11 when his father was posted to Singapore. At the age of 13, he was expelled from the school, the reason being unknown; and was sent to a borstal, that is a detention center, where Allen claims to have “had a magnificent time.”
Keith Allen Personal Life
Keith Allen has 6 children by four different women, namely Lily Allen, Alfie Allen, Gala Talbott, Rebecca Allen, Sarah Owen, Teddie Allen. He has Lily Allen, a pop singer; and Alfie Allen, an actor; with his first wife Alison Owen, whom he got married to in 1984 but divorced in 1989. His prior girlfriends include Julia Sawalha and Tamzin Malleson. He got married to his second wife, Nira Park in 1997, but this too ended in a divorce. Later, he got into a relationship with Tamzin Malleson and they share a daughter, Teddie Allen, who was born in 2006. The couple is said to reside at their residence in Stroud, Gloucestershire.
Keith Allen Professional Life
Allen worked as a stand-up comedian as well as a vocalist, way back in the 1970s. However, he ended up being dismissed after joining Max Bygraves’ chorus line on stage stark naked. Moreover, he also performed as support acts for rock bands like The Clash.
Acting career – In the 1980s, Allen appeared in a list of films in the Channel 4 series The Comic Strip Presents… Keith also appeared in the episodes of The Bullshitters, which is a parody of The Professionals; and The Yob, which is a parody of The Fly; both of which were co-written by him. The Supergrass, which was directed by Comic Strip, was released in the year 1985 and starred Allen, alongside Adrian Edmondson, Peter Richardson, Jennifer Saunders, and Robbie Coltrane.
Keith starred as ‘Pepi The Poisoner’ in the revival of the film Carry On Columbus, in the year 1992. He also had the opportunity to play the occultist in an episode of The Day of the Devil back in 1993, which was written by Danny Boyle. Keith later went on to be a part of another 2 productions in the 1990s which were either written or directed by Boyle. In the year 2000, he appeared in two plays by Harold Pinter at the Almeida Theatre, namely Celebration, and The Room. ‘Unlawful Killing,’ a documentary of his, based on the assassination of Diana, Princess of Wales, premiered at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival.
Television presenter- Keith hosted the TV show Whatever You Want, in the early days of Channel Four; as well as hosted a series of documentaries for Victor Lewis-Associated-Rediffusion Smith’s Television Productions, which included series such as Little Lady Fauntleroy (2004), You’re Fayed (2005), and Michael Carroll – King of Chavs (2006).
Keith Allen Filmography
|1990||Chicago Joe and the Showgirl|
|1992||Carry On Columbus|
|1993||Inspector Morse S7:E2|
|1993||The Young Americans|
|2001||My Wife Is an Actress|
|2001||Mike Bassett: England Manager|
|2004||Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London|
|2008||A Film with Me in It|
|2016||Eddie the Eagle|
|2017||Kingsman: The Golden Circle|
|2021||La Cha Cha|
|1982||The Young Ones||Episode 1.5 “Interesting”|
|1988||A Very British Coup||TV Mini-Series|
|1988–1989||Making Out||TV Series 1 – 2|
|1994||Martin Chuzzlewit||Series 1|
|1997||Born to Run||TV Mini-Series|
|1998||The Life and Crimes of William Palmer||TV Mini-Series|
|1999||Jack of Hearts||6 episodes|
|2000-2001||Bob Martin||TV Series|
|2004||Black Books||Series 3 Episode 4|
|2004-2006||Bodies||Series 1 – 3|
|2006–2009||Robin Hood||Series 1 – 3|
|2010–2011||The Runaway||TV series|
|2011||Case Histories||Episodes 3 & 4|
|2011||New Tricks||Episode 8.2|
|2011||The Body Farm||Series 1|
|2013||Great Night Out||Episode 1.6|
|2013||By Any Means||TV series|
|2014||My Mad Fat Diary||Episode 2.5|
|2015||Gadget Man||Series 4 Episode 4|
|2015||Time Crashers||Series 1|
|2015||We’re Doomed! The Dad’s Army Story|
|2016||Death in Paradise||Episode 5.5|
|2018||The Chase: Celebrity Special|
|2021||The Pembrokeshire Murders||TV Mini-Series|
Keith Allen Books
Allen, Keith (June 2007). Grow Up. Ebury Press. ISBN 978-0-09-191070-9.
Keith Allen’s Salary / Income
Given below is Keith Allen’s income / salary report for the year 2021-
|Per Year||$ 4,00,000|
|Per Month||$ 32,000|
|Per Week||$ 8,000|
|Per Day||$ 1140|
|Per Hour||$ 19|
|Per Minute||$ 0.3|
|Per Second||$ 0.05|
Keith Allen Key Facts
- Allen has a tattoo on his shoulder, of Rinka the dog, owned by Norman Scott, which was shot dead during the Jeremy Thorpe scandal.
- Keith Allen is a supporter of the Fulham Football Club.
- Keith Allen served a jail sentence in Pentonville Prison for 21 days, after being convicted guilty of criminal damage at the Zanzibar club in Covent Garden.
- Who is Keith Allen?
Keith Allen is a Welsh actor, comedian, artist, musician, singer-songwriter, author, as well as a television presenter, with a total net worth of $10 Million.
- How much does Keith Allen earn per day?
As per his income report for the year 2021, Keith earns $ 1140 per day.
- How much is Keith Allen’s net worth?
Keith Allen’s net worth is $10 Million.
- How old is Keith Allen?
Keith Allen was born on 2 September 1953, making him 68 years old currently.
- How tall is Keith Allen?
Keith Allen is 5 ft 5 in tall.
- Does Keith Allen have children?
Yes, Keith Allen has 6 children by four different women, namely Lily Allen, Alfie Allen, Gala Talbott, Rebecca Allen, Sarah Owen, Teddie Allen.
- Which football club does Keith Allen support?
Keith Allen is a supporter of the Fulham Football Club.
- Did Keith Allen serve a jail sentence?
Yes, Keith Allen served a jail sentence in Pentonville Prison for 21 days, after being convicted guilty of criminal damage at the Zanzibar club in Covent Garden.
- Where does Keith Allen live?
Keith is said to reside at his residence in Stroud, Gloucestershire.
Keith Howell Charles Allen, born on the 2nd of September, 1953, in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, Wales, is a Welsh actor, comedian, artist, musician, singer-songwriter, author, as well as a television presenter, with a total net worth of $10 Million. Keith is the father of 6 children from four different women, namely Lily Allen, Alfie Allen, Gala Talbott, Rebecca Allen, Sarah Owen, Teddie Allen. He is also a member of the famous ‘Movie Actor” list, and has over a 100 acting credits to his name. Moreover, in the year 2007, his book Grow Up was published