Andy Serkis Net Worth
Andy Serkis net worth: Andy Serkis is a British actor, director and author who has a net worth of $28 million. Andy Serkis was born on April 20, 1964, in Ruislip, Middlesex, England. He is probably best known for playing the CGI character "Gollum" in the Lord of The Rings" trilogy. He reprised the role in the more recent Hobbit releases in 2012, 2013 and 2014. Andy's other notable films include King Kong, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, The Adventures of Tintin, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Serkis began acting while he was attending Lancaster University. He helped designed sets and produced plays. His career started on the small screen with periodic rolls in British TV shows. Today he is considered the "Godfather of motion-capture work". Motion-capture acting typically involves the actor wearing a skintight bodysuit fitted with sensors that allow cameras to record three-dimensional footage for future use in creating a digital character. Serkis co-founded a film studio called The Imaninarium Studios in 2011 which is dedicated to advancing the motion-capture industry as a whole. He has been married to actress Lorraine Ashbourne since 2002, together they have three children.