Andrew Lincoln Online

  • His voice is familiar in the UK as he provides voice-overs for both television and radio advertising, as well as narration for documentaries.
  • His brother is a teacher and he went to school with him for a few weeks to research his part in “Teachers” (2001).
  • Apple Martin, the daughter of Coldplay’s Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow, served as a flower girl at his wedding.
  • His wife is the daughter of Ian Anderson, lead singer of the rock group Jethro Tull.
  • His father was a civil engineer.
  • His mother is South African.
  • Worked with London’s National Youth Theatre.
  • In 2004, Empire Magazine nominated Andrew for a Best Newcomer award for his performance as Mark in Richard Curtis’s film “Love Actually” (2003).
  • Andrew is a supporter of Shelter, the British charity for the homeless.
  • In 2001, Andrew went to Ghana for a month with Voluntary Services Overseas to experience how volunteers and development agencies work first hand.
  • Andrew was the best man at This Life co-star Jack Davenport’s wedding.
  • Andrew attended the filming of ITV’s An Audience with Elton John in 1997.
  • Andrew’s mother is South African. However, she left the country to escape its racist apartheid policies.
  • Andrew’s first television appearance was in 1994 when he guest starred in an episode of the Channel Four newsroom comedy “Drop The Dead Donkey.”