Monday 17 July 2017

Jack Davenport

Jack Arther Davenport is an English actor. He is the son of actor Nigel Davenport and Maria Aitken who was born on 1st March, 1973 at Suffolk, England, UK. He studied Literature and Film Studies at the University of East Anglia. His first break happened after he wrote to John Cleese to ask to be a runner on Fierce Creatures (1997) where he ended up playing a zoo keeper. His first major role however was that of public school educated barrister Miles in the BBC television series This Life(1996). He has also acted in The Talented Mr. Rapleys. He was in led role in Smash and Fast Forward. 

Jack Davenport Religion

His uncle is writer and former Conservative MP Jonathan Aitken, his maternal grandmother was socialite Penelope Aitken, his maternal grandfather was politician William Aitken, and one of his maternal great-grandfathers was John Maffey, 1st Baron Rugby.He seems to be Christian. But he not confirmed anything about his religion publicly.

Jack Davenport Political Views

His maternal great-grandfather was John Maffey, 1st Baron Rugby (1877-1969), a prominent British diplomat and the British ambassador to Ireland during World War II. He seems to be a family guy. That's why we consider him as Democrats. But he has not taken part in any political party campaign or he has not supported any political party yet.

Who is he dating?

Davenport is  married actress Michelle Gomez in 2000. Their son, Harry, was born in 2010. He is a family guy. His parents divorced when he was seven, at which point he was sent to the independent Dragon School in Oxford as his parents did not want him to become involved in the divorce proceedings. That is why he takes care of his family more.

Jack Davenport Hobbies

Jack Davenport reads The Raw Shark Texts by Steven Hall. The Raw Shark Texts is the debut novel by author Steven Hall, released in 2007. The book was released by Canon-gate Books in the US and the UK and published by Harper Collins in Canada.

Interesting Facts

He graduated in film and English from the University of East Anglia.
His height is 6'2".
He is Pisces.
His great-great-uncle was the British politician and writer, Sir William Maxwell "Max" Aitken, 1st Baron Beaverbrook (1879-1964).