Alan Davies- Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Ethnicity

Alan Davies

Alan Davies is a stand-up comedian, actor, and writer from England. Since 1997, he has portrayed the lead in the BBC mystery drama series Jonathan Creek. Furthermore, since 2003, he has been the sole permanent panelist on the BBC panel program QI, outlasting his colleagues Stephen Fry (2003-16) and Sandi Toksvig (2016-present), who took over following Fry’s departure.

Quick Facts

Real NameAlan Davies
Nick NameAlan
Date Of BirthMarch 06, 1966
Age57 years old
BirthplaceLoughton, England
ProfessionActor, Comedian
Height5 feet 11 inches
Weight78 kg
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye colorHazel
Net Worth$1 million

Alan Davies’s Age & Early Life

Alan Davies was born on March 6, 1966, in Loughton, England. He is the second of his parents’ three children. His other siblings include a younger sister and an older brother. His mother died of leukemia when he was six years old, and his father worked as an accountant. He has not, however, divulged their identities. His nationality is British, and he is of English descent.

He went to Loughton’s Staples Road School. He then attended Loughton College of Further Education, where he earned four O-Levels and two A-Levels in Communications and Theatre Studies. He received his BA in Drama & Theatre Studies from the University of Kent in 1988. In 2003, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the institution.

Alan Davies Height & Weight

Alan Davies is around 5 feet 11 inches tall or 178 cm tall and weighs about 78 kg. Likewise, he has hazel eyes and dark brown hair.

Alan Davies

Alan Davies’s Net Worth

How much is Alan Davies’s net worth? Davies has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of February 2024. His yearly compensation, however, is now being reviewed. His major sources of income include acting, stand-up comedy, and hosting his own talk show. He paid £30,000 for the Big Brother (2000) House diary room chair at auction.


In 1988, he won his first gig as a stand-up comic. The very brilliant comic rose to prominence swiftly. He was a successful stand-up comedian who drew the notice of industry heavyweights with his work in the ‘BAFTA’ Award-winning BBC production, ‘Jonathan Creek,’ a mystery and crime series that premiered in 1997. Similarly, his stand-up performance ‘Urban Trauma’ at the ‘Duchess Theatre’ was a smashing success. Furthermore, it was adapted for television and even broadcast on ‘BBC One in 1998.

Davies participated in the radio comedy ‘About a Dog’ and adverts for the building society ‘Abbey National’ from the late 1990s until 2002. He starred in ‘Hotel Babylon,’ which was broadcast on ‘BBC One in 2008. Davies also played Superintendent Mallard in the ‘ITV’ series ‘Marple,’ which was inspired by the writings of the famed mystery writer Agatha Christie. In addition, in 2012, he arranged the ‘Life is Pain’ tour, which took him to several venues around the United Kingdom. He is now working on the second season of ‘Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled. In June 2014, the first season premiered. Davies hosts the chat program, which features a roundtable conversation with various comedians.

Alan Davies Wife & Marriage

Who is Alan Davies’s wife?  Alan Davies met his wife Katie Maskell (writer) on the set of ‘QI’. After being in a relationship for 6 months, the pair exchanged holy vows on January 13, 2007. In December 2009, the couple had their first child, a girl named Susie. Their son, called Robert, was born two years later. Francis, their third child, was born in 2016.