Alex Lawther

Alex Lawther

Date Of BirthMay 4, 1995
Age24 years 10 months 30 days
Day of BirthThursday
Place Of BirthPetersfield, Hampshire, England
Zodiac SignTaurus
Professions Actor , Model
Full Name Alexander Jonathan Lawther

Personal Information
Religion Christianity (Non-religious)
Languages English , French
Ethnicities Caucasian , British
Complexion White
Trademark British accent
Body Features & Measurements
Height175 CM
5 Feet 9 Inches
Eye colorBlue Green
Hair colorlight brown
Weight65 KG
143 lbs
Shoe Size8
Body Type Slim
Hair type Short
Family Information
Brother Michael Cameron Lawther (Producer)
Sister Ellie Lawther
Cousin Charlie
Sister In-Law Nicole Glass
Education Qualifications
Education (Graduation) Bachelor of Arts in History (King's College London)
Education (High School) Churcher's College
Alma MaterKing's College London
Career Information
Debut (Movie) The Imitation Game (2014)
Years Active 2010-
Debut (TV) Holby City
Debut(Short movie) The Fear(2010)
Favorites, Hobbies, Likes/ Dislikes
Dancing (He thinks he is a bad dancer)
Favorite Actress Sally Hawkins
Favorite Food Pizza
Favorite ColorRed
Favorite MovieMatilda (1996)
Favorite Director Xavier Dolan
Favorite Brand Apple (Iphone)
Social Networks, Web links
Facebook ProfileAlex Lawther Facebook Profile
Talent Agent Nicki van Gelder (Conway van Gelder Grant)
More Information
Inspiration Ben Whishaw
Net worth$2 million


Alex Lawther is a British actor. Alex is popular for playing the roles of- young Alan Turing in The Imitation Game (2014), Kenny in Black Mirror(2016), James in The End of the F***ing World (2017), Tibby Schlegel in Howards End (2017).

Childhood - Family

Alex Lawther was born on 4th May 1995 in Petersfield, Hampshire, England. Both his parents are lawyers. Alex and siblings were raised in Petersfield, Hampshire, England.

Alex Lawther with mother

[ Alex Lawther with mother ]

He has two siblings, both older than him.


Eldest brother named Cameron Lawther (born in 1990; an award winning film producer based in London). Alex worked with his brother Cameron for a short movie titled "The Fear" in 2010, it was Alex's debut in acting. Cameron produced the Oscar shortlisted movie WALE (2019). Some of the movies he has worked in are- "World War Z", "X-Men: First Class", "Skyfall", "Gravity" among others. He is married to Nicole Glass (married in 2014)


Alex has a sister named Ellie Lawther. She has studied public policy for Master's degree at the University of Southern California. Ellie has studied neuroscience as well.[2]


Facts & Trivia

Alex Lawther & Benedict Cumberbatch

Alex played young Alan Turing in the Award winning movie- "The Imitation Game". The two have been compared for their similar looks. Both of them are perfect match for introverted and shy characters. They both have brown hair, high cheekbones

Alex Lawther & Benedict Cumberbatch

[ Alex Lawther & Benedict Cumberbatch ]

Alex Lawther & Jessica Barden

Alex & Jessica play lead roles- "James" & "Alyssa" respectively in the comedy series- "The End of the F***ing World (2017)". They have been spending time together as a part of the same cast and crew. Here is a quiz to see how well they know each other.

Questions & Answers




Movies List

Year Movie Character Comments
2020 The French Dispatch    
2019 Les traducteurs
Alex Goodman
Main role
2018 Old Boys Amberson  
2017 Ghost Stories Simon Rifkind  
2017 Goodbye Christopher Robin Christopher Robin (18 y/o)  
2017 Carnage Joseph  
2017 Freak Show Billy Bloom  
2015 Virtuoso   TV Movie
2015 Departure Elliot  
2014 A Brilliant Young Mind Isaac Cooper  
2014 The Imitation Game (young) Alan Turing  
2013 Benjamin Britten: Peace and Conflict Benjamin Britten  

TV Series List

Year TV Series Character Comments
2017-2019 The End of the F***ing World James  16 episodes; Main Role
2017 Howards End Tibby Schlegel Season 1 Episodes 1-4
2016 Black Mirror Kenny "Shut Up and Dance" (Season 3 Episode 3)
2014 Holby City Fred Bamber "All Before Them" (Season 16 Episode 38)

Short Movies 

Year Movie Character Comments
2019 Miss Fortunate Jack  
2018 Alex's Dream Alex Morin  
2016 Narrated By Sam Sipowitz  
2015 Yussef Is Complicated Rory  
2010 The Fear The Boy  

Stage shows

Year Work Character Comments
2017 The Jungle Sam Direction-Stephen Daldry & Justin Martin
2015 Crushed Shells and Mud Derek Lead actor; directed by Russell Bolam
2014 The Glass Supper Jamie   
2013 Fault Lines Ryan Directed by- Lisa Spirling; Writer: Ali Taylor
2011 South Downs John Blakemore  


Radio Shows

Year Work Character Comments
2015 Decline and Fall Peter Beste-Chetwynde BBC Radio 4
2014 Rock Me Amadeus Charlie Lead actor; BBC Radio 4
2014 How to Say Goodbye Properly Toby BBC Radio 4
2013 South Downs John Blakemore  



Year Won? Award Project Category Comments
2015 WON London Film Critics' Circle Awards The Imitation Game Young British Performer of the Year  
2014 Nomination London Film Festival The Imitation Game Best British Newcomer  
2013 Nomination "What’s On Stage" Awards South Downs London Newcomer of the Year  




  1. Alex Lawther wiki
  2. Alex Lawther profile- Katie Strick
  3. Ham High interview
  4. Evening Standard- Top 25 under 25
  5. The stage interview
  6. Channel 4 - Alex Lawther & Jessica Barden
  7. 60 seconds with BAFTA Guru
  8. Get into Film interview
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