Tony Robinson Net Worth 2020, Bio, Early Life, Career, and Achievement.
The English actor Tony Robinson is a comedian, author, presenter, and a political activist. Similarly, he played the role of Baldrick in the BBC television series Blackadder.
He also hosted several historical documentaries including the Channel 4 programs Time Team and The Worst Jobs in History. As an author, he has also written 16 children’s books.
Biography and Early Life
He was born on 15th August 1946 in Homerton, London, England. His birth name is Sir Anthony Robinson. There is no information about his parents and siblings. Likewise, he belongs to British nationality and his ethnicity is unknown.
Tony went to Woodford Green Preparatory School and Wanstead County High grammar school.
He passed four O-levels (English Language, English Literature, History, and Geography) and continued to study for A-levels, but did not complete them and decided to study at a drama school instead.
Since he was too young to attend the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Robinson enrolled at the Central School of Speech and Drama in 1963, graduating in 1966.
He first acting role at the age of 13, as a member of Fagin’s gang in the original production of the musical Oliver!, including a stint as the Artful Dodger.
Similarly, after drama school, he spent four years in repertory theatre most notably at the West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds.
Likewise, he appeared in the 1974–75 season at Chichester Festival Theatre, as Angel Chicago in the nativity musical Follow The Star.
In the 1975 season, he appeared as Hovstad in Henrik Ibsen’s Enemy of the People. In the year 1976, he appeared as Feste in the Twelfth Night, and as Major in Monsieur Perrichon’s Travels.
Similarly, he came to prominence in 1983 for his role in the British historical sitcom Blackadder, as Edmund Blackadder’s dogsbody Baldrick.
In the first series, broadcast as The Black Adder, he was quite astute, while his master was an idiot.
In late 2009, he was invited to be the guest speaker at the Pride of Craegmoor Awards, where he gave a speech about his time with his mother and finding a care home.
Similarly, he then went on to give the prizes to Craegmoor’s Shining Star and Leading Light.
Further, in January 2016, he described Alzheimer’s as “one of the last great medical terrors” and announced he would be leaving money to the Alzheimer’s Society in his will.
Net Worth and Achievement 2020
He has received many honors. In 1999, he got Honorary Master of Arts from the University of Bristol for his services to drama and archaeology.
Similarly, in 2002, he got Honorary Master of Arts by the University of East London.
In 2005, he got Honorary doctorate from the Open University for his contribution to the educational or cultural well-being of society and Honorary Doctor of Laws from the University of Exeter for his active involvement in politics.
In the year 2012, he got Knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II in her Birthday Honours List.
There is no information about the salary and other incomes of Tony Robinson. However, his net worth is around $600,000.
He might earn a huge amount of money from his career. But he has not disclosed his salary and incomes.