Jerome Flynn - Biography

Last Modified: Jul 30, 2020

Jerome Flynn
Profession: Actor, Singer
Best Known For: Game of Thrones, Soldier Soldier
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $3 million

Personal Details

Born on : March 16, 1963 (age 58)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Jerome Patrick Flynn
Birth Place: Bromley, England
Horoscope: Pisces
Father's Name: Eric Flynn
Mother's Name: Fern Flynn
Siblings: 4

Daniel Flynn (brother)
Kerry Flynn (sister)
Lillie Flynn (half-sister)
Johnny Flynn (half-brother)

University: The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (Irish, English)
Nationality: British

Relationships

Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.83 meter (6 feet 0 inch)
Weight: 78 kg (171.96 lb)
Hair Color: Blond
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Jerome Flynn?

Jerome Flynn is an actor, singer by profession and British by nationality. He is best known for portraying Paddy Garvey in Soldier Soldier, Ser Bronn in Game of Thrones, and Bennet Drake in Ripper Street.

Source: Livekindly (Jerome Flynn attends season 8 premiere of Game of Thrones)

Jerome Flynn: Age, Parents, Siblings

Jerome Flynn’s birth took place on 16 March 1963 in Bromley, England. He was born as Jerome Patrick Flynn to parents Fern Flynn, a drama teacher and Eric Flynn, an actor, and singer. His parents later divorced.

Through his father’s subsequent marriage, he has a half-sister, Lillie Flynn and a half-brother, Johnny Flynn, who is now a musician and actor. He also has two siblings, sister Kerry Flynn and brother, Daniel Flynn, who is now an actor.

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Jerome Flynn attended Wilderness school where he was an excellent rugby player and was not an academic student. His interest in acting started in school plays. At the age of 17, he stopped his English A Level, took a year off. And at the age of 18, he joined Central School of Speech and Drama where he completed 3 years of acting course.

His ethnicity is Irish, English.

Jerome Flynn: Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Flynn dated longtime girlfriend Anna Jacobs in the 1990s for almost eight years. They were pregnant with twins but Jacobs had miscarried.

Jerome Flynn was in a relationship with Game of Thrones co-star Lena Headey. But their relationship ended in bad terms before March 2014. As a result, the ex-couple are kept apart on set. He has never married and is sans wife and children.

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Jerome Flynn: Career

Before fame

Flynn started his career in 1985. The next year in 1986, he landed a role in London's Burning and had a minor role in The Fear. From 1992 to 1994, he starred in six episodes of Between The Lines followed by guest appearances in Bergerac (1990), Casualty (1991), Boon (1991).

Source: flickr (Jerome Flynn in 1989)

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Films, Series

Finally, in 1991, Jerome Flynn landed his breakthrough role. He was cast as Patrick "Paddy" Garvey in Soldier Soldier. There he and his co-star performed Unchained Melody, which became an instant hit. As people were looking to buy the song, record producer Simon Cowell persuaded the duo to record the music and release as a single.

The single reached number one in the UK chart in 1995 and stayed there for 7 weeks and sold more than 1.9 million copies. The single was named a best-selling single of the year and won 1996’s Music Week Awards. Between 1995 and 1996, the duo released two singles and also produced two number one albums.

After Soldier Soldier ended in 1997, he went on to star in Between the Lines (1992), Badger (1999-2000). After almost 10 year gap from acting, Flynn returned to TV as Bronn in Game of Thrones in 2011 and secured role in Ripper Street (2012-2016). 

In movies, he has starred in A Summer Story (1988), Edward II (1991), Best (2000), Loving Vincent (2017), John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019), among others.

Co-stars

Jerome Flynn has starred alongside Robson Green, Keanu Reeves, Anjelica Huston, Matthew Macfadyen.

Source: pinterest (Jerome Flynn as Ser Bronn in Game of Thrones)

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Jerome Flynn: Award, Nominations

He has been nominated for 2011’s, 2015’s and 2017’s Screen Actors Guild Award - Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for the role in Game of Thrones and in 2013’s British Academy Television Awards - Best Supporting Actor for work in Ripper Street.

Jerome Flynn: Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Flynn is estimated to be around $3 million while the figure on her annual salary is not known.

Jerome Flynn: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media site Twitter, Jerome Flynn is absent but is absent from Twitter, Instagram. He also has an official website - jeromeflynn.com.

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