Cavan Clerkin - Biography

Last Modified: Jun 13, 2023

Cavan Clerkin
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : November 28, 1973 (age 49)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Cavan Clerkin
Birth Place: London, England, UK
Horoscope: Sagittarius
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: Emel
Siblings: 1

Carl Clerkin (younger brother)

Ethnicity: English
Nationality: British


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: August 15, 2003
Wife's Name: Anita Clerkin
Children: 2

William Clerkin (older son)
V (younger son)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.77 meter (5 feet 10 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: N/A
Eye Color: N/A
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Cavan Clerkin?

Cavan Clerkin is an actor, filmmaker by profession, and British by nationality. He is best known for his work in the TV series Pulling, EastEnders, The Last Kingdom, The Capture, and films The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die, Count Arthur Strong.

Cavan Clerkin – Age, Parents, Siblings

Cavan Clerkin was born on November 28, 1973, in London, England, UK. His mother’s name is Emel while the name of his father is unknown to the public. He is not the only child of his parents and has a sibling, a younger brother named Carl Clerkin.

Cavan Clerkin with younger brother Carl Clerkin (Source: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

The educational history of Cavan Clerkin remains elusive. His ethnicity is English.

Cavan Clerkin – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Cavan Clerkin married his longtime girlfriend Anita on August 15, 2003, after years of dating. He and his wife are parents to two children, both sons. Their older son William was born in 2001 while the age of their younger son (name starts with “V”) is not shared with the public.

The couple often feature each other on social media and there are no rumors of divorce surrounding the wedded pair.

Cavan Clerkin, Anita with their children (Source: Instagram)

Cavan Clerkin – Career

Early Days

Clerkin’s debut screen role was in two episodes of the TV series Comedy Lab between 1998 to 1999. This was followed by minor roles in the films Miranda (2002), and in the episodes of the TV series The Strangerers (2000), Los Dos Bros (2001), Judge John Deed (2001), etc.

His work as various characters in the TV series Smack the Pony has helped him land diverse roles. Cavan Clerkin portrayed the character for a total of 18 episodes.

Films, Series

Over the years, Cavan Clerkin has starred in the films Spivs (2004), Pierrepoint: The Last Hangman (2005), Nice Guy (2012), Access All Areas (2017), Johnny English Strikes Again (2018), Tales from the Lodge (2019), Muscle (2019), The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die (2023), Portraits of Dangerous Women, etc.

Moreover, he has also played roles in the episode(s) of the TV series 15 Storeys High (2002-2004), Holby City (2003-2006), Dead Set (2008), Pulling (2006-2009), EastEnders (2009), New Tricks (2011), Casualty (2012), The Mimic (2014), Crackanory (2015), The Agency (2016), Loaded (2017), The Last Kingdom (2017-2022), The Capture (2019-2022), among others.

Cavan Clerkin (right) in The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die (Source: Instagram)


On the set of The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die, Cavan Clerkin has worked with Ross Anderson, Alexander Dreymon, Elaine Cassidy, Ingrid García-Jonsson, and Harry Gilby.

Cavan Clerkin – Awards, Nominations

For his work in the psychological thriller Muscle (2019), he won the Best Actor award at the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival.

Cavan Clerkin – Net Worth, Salary

The figure on the net worth and annual salary of Cavan Clerkin is under review and will be updated.

Cavan Clerkin – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

Clerkin is active on social media handles Instagram and Twitter but seems to be absent from Facebook.

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