Pip Torrens Bio, Age, Married Status, Family, Movies & More

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Pip Torrens Bio, Age, Married Status, Family, Movies & More

Quick Information

  • Divorce/Split Not Yet
  • Eye Color Blue
  • Hair Bald
  • Weight 78 kg (172 lbs)
  • Height/ How Tall? 5'11"
  • College Trinity College, Drama Studio London
  • High School Bloxham School
  • Career 1984–present
  • Net Worth Not Disclosed
  • Dating/Affair No
  • Gay No
  • Date of Birth Jun 02, 1960
  • Age 64 Years, 1 Months
  • Relationship Status Single (2019)
  • Children/Kids Not Yet
  • Brother/s Chris Torrens, Jon Torrens (Brother)
  • Ethnicity/Race White
  • Religion N/A
  • Zodiac Sign Gemini
  • Birth Name Philip Dean Torrens
  • Profession Actor
  • Birth Place Bromley, United Kingdom
  • Nationality British

British actor Pip Torrens is best known for his iconic roles of Tommy Lascelles in the Netflix series, The Crown (2016-2019), and supervillain Herr Starr in AMC’s hit series Preacher (2017-2019).

Moreover, he has also played significant roles in notable movies like The Danish Girl (2015), Dorian Gray (2009), The Iron Lady (2011), and Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015). 

Read on to know more about the talented actor's personal and professional life. 

Pip Torrens' Married Status

Pip Torrens is a married guy with kids. However, he is among those actors who have been very successful in keeping their personal life a mystery.

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However, in 2002, the Guardian published some records of his personal diary, that he wrote during the filming of Shackleton, and a portion of the piece read

Passed through some kind of novelty fall-off/inertia/depression barrier in the last day or two; now simply want to get home, hug my daughters and get into bed with my wife for 48 hours.

Well, The Crown actor has occasionally mentioned his wife and daughters but never slipped out any exact information about them. 

Bio, Family & Age

Pip was born as Philip Dean Torrens on 2nd June 1960 in Bromley, Kent.

He attended Bloxham High School in Oxfordshire and later studied English Literature at Trinity College, Cambridge. After completing the graduation, he also studied for a year at Drama Studio London.

He grew up alongside two brothers. One of his brothers, Chris Torrens, works as a risk analyst, whereas the other one, Jon Torrens, is a communication skills coach.

Movies & TV Shows

Pip Torrens was a theatre kid from a very young age.

However, he only got his big theatrical film debut from the comedy-drama film, Oxford Blues (1984). Shortly after, he made his first TV appearance from Hold the Back Page (1986). 


Pip Torrens at the 2017 San Diego Comic-Con International (Photo: healthyceleb.com)

From his initial days, Pip established himself as a talented actor in the industry, and roles followed his career in movies and TV shows like Lady Jane, Patriot Games (1992), Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), Pride & Prejudice (2005), Anna Karenina (2012), and Darkest Hour (2017), to name a few.

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As of January 2020, the veteran actor has a total of 185 acting credits on his name. 

Apart from acting, the veteran actor has also lent his unique voice for various projects like the documentary, The BBC at War, and the animated film, Valiant.

Some Other Facts

  • Pip's name is short for the Greek name, Philippos, that translates as Lover of Horses.
  • He boasts an athletic build and stands at the height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 meters).
  • During his high school days, he played the character of leading lady Gloria Beaumont twice in the school plays.
  • In 2016, he earned a Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination for The Crown.
  • He is an extremely private person and does not even have a social media account.