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Ade Edmondson Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : January 24, 2019

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Short Biography

Ade Edmondson was born on 24-01-1957 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom. He is an English Comedian, Film Actor, Television Actor, Television Director, Television Personality, Television Presenter, Musician, Writer and Author.

Ade Edmondson Complete Bio & Career

Adrian Edmondson went to Manchester University to study drama. Whilst he was there he met Rik Mayall, and the pair began performing as 20th Century Coyote. The act continued after university when Adrian & Rik moved to London, and they became two of the leading lights in the new 'alternative comedy' scene, performing at the newly established Comedy Store, and setting up their own club, The Comic Strip, with 'Peter Richardson', Nigel Planer, Jennifer Saunders, Dawn French, and Alexei Sayle. This spawned two 1980s TV series: The Young Ones, and The Comic Strip Presents. In the 1990's Ade & Rik continued their partnership with a new series called Bottom (1991), which ran for three seasons and became a major success on the live circuit. It was basically a live sitcom, liberally sprinkled with slapstick humor, and the pair did 5 long tours between 1993 and 2003. 
Simultaneously, Adrian established himself as an actor, doing to improvised TV films under the Screen One and Screen Two umbrella, with director Les Blair: Screen Two: Honest, Decent and True, and Screen One: News Hounds (winner of the BAFTA for best single drama). He was a regular in the hospital drama Holby City from 2005 - 2008. He took the lead in a drama documentary about the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster in the series Surviving Disaster and appeared as Henry Austen in the TV movie Miss Austen Regrets (2008), the film Blood, and the drama series Prey (2014). But his most notable dramatic role to date is that of Count Rostov in the BBC series War & Peace (2016).

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Ade Edmondson Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Fred Edmondson and Dorothy Eileen Sturgeon. He first married Anna in the year 1976. The marriage was however short lived and the couple divorced in 1979. He then married Jennifer Saunders in 1995 and together the couple is blessed with three daughters named Freya Edmondson, Ella Edmondson, and Beattie Edmondson.

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Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire
Nationality British
Address London, England, UK
School Pocklington School, East Riding of Yorkshire
College University of Manchester
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Traveling
Marital Status Married
Debut The Young Ones (1982)
Best Friends Rik Mayall
Net Worth $25 Million


Favorite Sport Football

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Ade Edmondson

  • He performed alongside his best friend and comedian Rik Mayall.
  • He is renowned for playing anarchic characters.
  • He has always tried his best to make sure that people laugh their pants off.

Ade Edmondson Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

67 years, 4months, 24 days old age Ade Edmondson will turn 68 on 24 January, 2025. Only 7 months, 6 days, 19 hours,45 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Ade Edmondson has celebrated the total number of 67 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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