Alex Lawther – Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Ethnicity, Career

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

Quick Facts

Full NameAlexander Jonathan Lawther
Date of Birth4 May 1995
Age28 years old
BirthplacePetersfield, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
Currently lives inLondon, England, United Kingdom
Zodiac or Birth SignTaurus
Alex Brother’s NameCameron Lawther [Older]
Alex Sister’s NameEllie Lawther [Older]
Marital StatusUnmarried

Alex Lawther Biography

Alex Lawther was born in Petersfield, Hampshire, England on May 4, 1995. His parents are both lawyers. Alex grew up in Petersfield, Hampshire, England, with his siblings. He has two older brothers and sisters. Cameron Lawther, the eldest brother, was born in 1990 and is an award-winning film producer based in London. Ellie Lawther is Alex’s sister. She earned a Master’s degree in public policy from the University of Southern California. Ellie has also studied neuroscience.

He attended Churcher’s College, an independent public school for boys and girls. Alex portrayed “Ratty” in the drama school production of “The Wind in the Willows.”

Alex Lawther Height, Weight

He is 5 feet 9 inches tall. He weighs approximately 70kg. He has lovely warm blue eyes and brown locks. There is no information on his chest-waist-hip measurements, dress size, shoe size, biceps, and so on. 


Lawther made his professional debut at the age of 16 in Sir David Hare’s South Downs at Chichester Festival Theatre as John Blakemore. As the casting directors were scouting real students attending elite private schools in the South Downs for the play’s public school setting, Lawther learned about an open audition for the play through his school. He went to London and competed against hundreds of other young actors for the lead role. After a local run, the play moved to the West End, where he played the role in sold-out runs at the Harold Pinter Theatre while still studying for his A Levels. He received critical acclaim for his performance, and despite previously considering acting to be a hobby, he was encouraged to pursue a career in film and theater. He soon after signed a contract with a film agent.

Lawther spent much of his early career playing wealthy English schoolboys after his performance in South Downs. Following several minor television roles, he portrayed Benjamin Britten as a schoolboy in Tony Britten’s television docudrama Benjamin Britten: Peace and Conflict (2013), which also starred John Hurt as the narrator. Lawther made his film debut as a young Alan Turing at the Sherborne School in the Academy Award-winning film The Imitation Game (2014), with Benedict Cumberbatch playing the older Turing. He received the London Film Critics’ Circle Award for “Young British Performer of the Year” for his performance in the film. Following that, he appeared as a math prodigy in the critically acclaimed coming-of-age drama film X+Y, alongside Asa Butterfield and Sally Hawkins. He also played a young castrato in Virtuoso, an HBO pilot produced by Alan Ball that was not picked up by the network. During this time, he returned to the theatre, appearing in a number of small productions in London, including The Glass Supper, in which he played a sexually precocious young gay man, and Crushed Shells and Mud, in which he played the lead.

In 2016, he co-starred with Juliet Stevenson in his first lead film role as Elliot in Departure, the debut film of director Andrew Steggall, which was shot in a mix of French and English.

Alex Lawther’s Net Worth in 2023

Alex Lawther is a famous English actor who is best known for playing in The Imitation Game. Currently, his net worth is $1 Million.

Alex Lawther Girlfriend, Dating

At the moment, He is not romantically involved with anyone. He is a single man who is very focused on his career. Furthermore, He does not disclose his previous relationships or dating history in the public domain. he keeps his private life hidden from the paparazzi. Alex is not the subject of any rumors or controversies. He has kept his distance from rumors that could jeopardize his career. However, He has a clean record and has never been involved in any controversies.