A talented English actor Christopher Eccleston who played the role of Ninth Doctor in a British TV series known as Doctor Who is presently playing on an American drama series called The Leftovers on the HBO. He has been active in this field since the year 1988 and from that time, he has gained a lot of popularity and garnered a huge numbers of fans following. He has also made his appearance on the stage as well as in the movies such as Shallow Grave, Jude, Let Him Have It, Gone in 60 Seconds, 28 Days Later, The Others, The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising, Jude, Thor: The Dark World and Elizabeth. He has also appeared on other British TV series which also incldue The Shadow Line, Cracker, and Fortitude.
A native of Salford, Lancashire, England, and Christopher Eccleston is a tall guy with the tall and towering height of six feet. He came into this world on 16th February of the year 1964 which has now made him at the age of 51. He was born in a working class family and is the youngest child out of three sons to his parents Elsie and Ronnie Eccleston. His brothers are named as Alan and Keith who are twins and eight years elder than him. He went to get his education from the Joseph Eastham High School. While there, he was a head boy. When he was 19 years old, he was inspired entering in the acting professional by such TV dramas as Boys from the Blackstuff.
Christopher then attended Salford Tech from where he completed a two years Performance Foundation Course. After that, he went on to get trained at Central School of Speech and Drama. He was influenced in his early years as an actor by Ken Loach’s Kes as well as Albert Finney’s performance in the Saturday Night and Sunday Morning. But soon, he found himself performing classics including works of Chekhov, Shakespeare, and Moliere. When he was 25 years old, Christopher made his professional stage debut in Bristol Old Vic’s production of A Streetcar Named Desire. He was unemployed for few years as an actor after completed his graduating from the school. He then took varieties of the odd jobs at supermarket, as an artist’s model as well as on building sites.
Moving on to his personal life biography, Christopher has already got married. He tied his knot with his wife in the year 2010 and since then, they are living happily. There are no details found about his wife. The couple also has two children together with each other. Their first child was born in February of 2012 who is named as Albert. Later, he again became father of his second child named Esme in the next year. Some of his movies ans TV credits include Heart, I Am Dina, The Seeker, Legend, The Others, Strumpet, A Price Above Rubies, Lennon Naked, Othello, Casualty and many more. Prior to that, he is an avid charity worker. He became Mencap charity ambassador on 28th April of the year 2005. Besides that, more information about him and his interview can also be accessed from his Instagram and Twitter account.