Robson Green is an English actor, singer, songwriter, and TV presenter who was born on 18th December 1964. He was Dave Tucker in the British TV drama Soldier Soldier from 1991 to 1995, Dr. Tony Hill in the British crime drama Wire in the Blood from 2002 to 2008, and Jimmy Powell in the BBC series Casualty. He was a presenter on the factual entertainment show Extreme Fishing Challenge and the documentary series Tales of Northumberland. He currently plays Detective Inspector Geordie Keating on the IVT series “Grantchester”.
Robson Green Career Details And TV Shows
Robson Golightly Green grew up in Dudley, a small mining village in Cramlington. His father was a miner, and his mother was a cleaner and a shopkeeper. Robson went to Dudley Middle Comprehensive School. At the age of 16, he joined the Royal Air Force after being inspired by the jets flying overhead. He cut his brief Air Force career after weeks of training in the camp. After learning to play the guitar, Robson formed a band known as the Solid State in 1982.
At one time he aspired to become a professional boxer, but only attended three training sessions for the play Franci Nacho. His acting career started after he auditioned for director Max Roberts. Robson was cast as the lead in one of Amber Films production company films that highlighted the social problems faced by the working class in Thatcher’s Britain. He made his name on BBC when he starred in Casualty, but became a national icon when he was played fusilier Dave Tucker in the British TV drama Soldier Soldier.
Robson Green Net Worth
Robson Green’s Net Worth is estimated to be about $6 million which he has earned from acting and broadcasting as well as endorsements from different companies.
Robson Green Marriage Details
Robson Green has been married several times. It was even said that he slept with a clergy’s wife at one point in his life. He was first married to occupational therapist Alison Olive on June 22nd, 1991. Their relationship did not make headlines until they were both separated and later divorced after being married for eight years in 1999 because Green had an affair with Pamela McDonald.
During his marriage to Alison, Green stated dating model Vanya Seager. The two were seen together immediately after his divorce from Alison was finalized. Robson Green and Vanya Seager welcomed Taylor Seager –Green, a boy, into the world in 2000. Robison and Vanya decided to get married in 2001, and the ceremony was held at Cliveden House, Buckinghamshire. The marriage turned sour and the couple got divorced in 2011.
In 2013, Robson Green proposed to a flight attendant in British Airways, Stephanie Jones, with whom he had a fling while he living in Northumberland. She caught his attention when she served him dinner on a flight. A close source said that Green was going through a difficult time and Stephanie entered his life at the right time. However, the relationship did grow because of the nature of Stephanie’s work as well as Green’s. The two eventually broke up.
In 2016, Green found the love of his life; Zolla, a Vicar’s wife, Sunday school teacher, and mother of two. The two got married after six years of dating in Zolla’s home city Manila and later spent ten years together in the Philippines where they helped build schools and improve business links as well. Zolla accompanied Green in 2004 to Buckingham Palace where he was awarded an OBE for services in the business.