Facts of Huw Higginson
|Full Name:||Huw Higginson|
|Birth Date:||February 21, 1964|
|Divorce||Geraldine Higginson (m.1997-2010)|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Kids||Charlotte Higginson, Megan Higginson, Jack|
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English actor who is well-know his role of PC George Garfield in award-winning British police procedural television series The Bill. Moreover, he also starred in hit series like Heartbeat, EastEnder and many more.
Huw Higginson entered this earth on 21st February 1964, in Hillingdon, United Kingdom. As of 2019, his age is age 55-year-old while his birth sign is Pisces. Generally, he celebrates his birthday on 21st February.
His parents’ name is Tim Wylton (father) and Ann Curthoys (mother). Both of his parents engaged in the entertainment field as actors. He grew up along with his sibling sister Emma Higginson. She is also an actress.
Huw holds British nationality and belongs to English ethnical background.
The English actor began to appear in numerous Australian television programs and stage productions after relocating to Australia in 2014. Similarly, Huw has played in Australia films & TV series like General Birdwood in Deadline Gallipoli, Malcolm Hammill in Rake, Wayne Page in Janet King, Gus Reardon in Secret City and Dr. Samuels in A Place to Call Home.
He also appeared on the stage in Australia for series and movies likes Love Letters, The House on the Lake and Tom Wells’ The Kitchen Sink. Higginson appeared in 2016 to portray Australian accent to play a commander in Meat and Livestock Australia’s controversial “Operation Boomerang” We Love Lamb Australia Day commercial, part of the organization’s annual campaign to promote the consumption of lamb.
Hum announced his appearance r in Picnic at Hanging Rock, a six-part Foxtel television series produced by FremantleMedia Australia, adapted from Joan Lindsay’s novel of the same name in the year 2017.
The Bill television series is related with British police procedural first broadcast on ITV from 16 October 1984 until 31 August 2010. It was originated from a one-off drama, Woodentop, broadcast on August 1983.
The show usually broadcast once a week, on Tuesdays or Thursdays, in a one-hour format in its final season. Similarly, it focused on the lives and work of one shift of police officers, rather than on any particular aspect of police work.
In the United Kingdom, it was the longest-running police procedural television series any British television series at the time of its cancellation. However, the originates from “Old Bill”, a slang term for the police.
The Tv show attracted controversy on several occasions however highly acclaimed by fans and critics. in 2009, the show has also faced more general criticism concerning its levels of violence. The television show, The Bill won several awards, likes BAFTAs, a Writers’ Guild of Great Britain award and Best Drama at the Inside Soap Awards in 2009, as a fourth consecutive win.
The show runs for 27-year and always broadcast on the main ITV network. The ITV network announced that the network did not intend to recommission The Bill in March 2010. Similarly, it’s the last episode aired on 31 August 2010.
Huw Higginson Enjoys Venturing to the Dark Side
As we have seen Huw Higginson in admirable, upstanding characters. However, he gets more of a kick out of tackling the role of villains. The English actor has portrayed a brutish magistrate in Jennifer Kent’s The Nightingale. After that, he also portrayed a negative role as a serial killer truck driver in Playmaker Media’s Mandarin series Chosen directed by Tony Tilse.
The actor also played nuanced characters including the abandoned husband and father of Miranda Tapsell’s bride-to-be in Wayne Blair’s Top End Wedding. He said
“Unpleasant characters are often more interesting to play,”. “You have to try to find something to like in the people you play.”
Huw recently finished shooting for a film Black B*tch (working title), a six-part drama for the ABC.
Who is Huw Higginson Ex-Wife?
Huw Higginson was married to Geraldine Higginson prior to his relationship with Hannah. His former wife, Geraldine is a British art director. The former couple married in 1997. From their relationship, they shared two kids both daughters.
In 1996, they welcomed their first child Charlotte Higginson. Likewise, they blessed with second daughter Megan Higginson born in 2002. Unfortunately, the couple faced conflicts and could not preserve their relationship. Finally, they divorced in 2010.
Huw Higginson Relationship with Hannah Waterman
Huw Higginson is in a romantic relationship with his long-term girlfriend Hannah Waterman. Both of them are English actors. Since 2010, they are living in a relationship together. In the year 2011, Hum and his partner in crime Hannah have a son Jack from their relationship.
Similarly, he relocated to Australia along with his partner and son to pursue his acting career in 2013. The family of three lives in the Sydney suburb of Balmain. However, they haven’t married yet and not mentioned the plans of getting married. The couple is in a loving relationship for long period of time.
What is Huw Higginson Net Worth?
Huw Higginson has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2019. His prime source of income is acting career. From his earning, he is living a luxurious life.