Anthony Flanagan - Biography

Last Modified: Dec 6, 2022

Anthony Flanagan
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: House of the Dragon (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : April 11, 1972 (age 51)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Anthony Flanagan
Birth Place: Stockport, Cheshire, England, UK
Horoscope: Aries
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: 1


High School: Grange Comprehensive School
University: Oldham College, Capitol Theatre
Ethnicity: English
Nationality: British


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: June 4, 2011
Wife's Name: Rebekah Staton
Children: 1

Body Measurements

Height: N/A
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
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Who is Anthony Flanagan?

Anthony Flanagan is an actor by profession and British by nationality. He is well-known for starring in Life on Mars, Doctor Who, Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1974, and House of the Dragon.

Anthony Flanagan in The Russian in the Woods (Image: anthonyflanagan)

Anthony Flanagan – Age, Parents, Siblings

Anthony Flanagan was born on 11 April 1972 in Stockport, Cheshire, England, UK. Aside from this, there is limited information when it comes to his mother, father, siblings, or what his parents did for a living. He has a sister.

While in school, he worked as a joiner, and at aged 16, he took odd jobs in London. He was also homeless during this time.

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Anthony Flanagan attended the Grange Comprehensive School. He went on to study at Oldham College and Capitol Theatre in Manchester. After seeing his sister’s friend perform at RADA, he decided to become an actor.

His ethnicity is English.

Anthony Flanagan – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Anthony Flanagan married his longtime girlfriend Rebekah Staton on 4 June 2011. He and his wife welcomed a child, whose name and age are unknown to the public. There are no rumors of divorce surrounding the pair.

Anthony Flanagan in Survivors (Image: anthonyflanagan)

Anthony Flanagan – Career

Early Days

Flanagan’s debut role was in an episode of the TV series Holby City (2002) as Chris Scott. This was followed by roles in the TV series Buried (2003), State of Play (2003), Red Cap (2004), Foyle's War (2002-2006), Shameless (2004-2006), Life on Mars (2006), Doctor Who (2007), Coming Up (2006-2008), etc, in the films Trauma (2004), Lie with Me (2004), and in the TV movie Real Men (2003), Cracker (2006), Instinct (2007), among others.

Finally, Anthony Flanagan was cast as Barry Gannon in the TV movie Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1974 in the 2009 film.

Films, Series

Since then he has portrayed characters in the episodes of the TV series The Bill (2003-2009), Casualty (2005-2009), Survivors (2008-2010), Appropriate Adult (2011), Being Human (2012), Prisoners Wives (2012), Silent Witness (2012), The Village (2013-2014), Humans (2016), The White Princess (2017), The Terror (2018), Versailles (2018), Wild Bill (2019), Gentleman Jack (2019-2022), Cobra (2020), Around the World in 80 Days (2021), House of the Dragon (2022), Happy Valley (2023), etc.

Moreover, Flanagan has starred in the films Glorious 39 (2009), The Arbiter (2013), The List (2013), The People Next Door (2016), Care (2018), and Stardust (2020), among others.


On the set of House of the Dragon, Anthony Flanagan has starred alongside Nanna Blondell, Kurt Egyiawan, Steffan Rhodri, Theo Nate, and Phil Daniels.

Anthony Flanagan in The List (Image: anthonyflanagan)

Anthony Flanagan – Net Worth, Salary

The figure on the net worth and annual salary/income of Anthony Flanagan is under review.

Anthony Flanagan – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, Flanagan seems to be absent.

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