Shaun Williamson has a net worth of $500 thousand dollars as an English actor and musician. Shaun Williamson was born in November 1965 in Maidstone, Kent, England. He attended the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, and one of his most well-known performances was as Barry in the television series EastEnders from 1994 to 2004 and Extras from 2005 to 2007.
Williamson was born in Maidstone’s Park Wood. He went to Holy Family RC Primary School, then St Simon Stock Catholic School, where he was often absent. He became a postman after finishing school, but he acquired a drinking problem, taking 12 pints of beer each day by the age of 18. He later stated that he joined the Royal Navy “to break that cycle” at the time.
At HMS Raleigh, he completed his training. He wanted to be a helicopter pilot but was turned down because of his color blindness. Following that, he worked as a Bluecoat for Pontins, as a Club 18-30, and for one season at Camp America. He was 26 years old and working for Safeway when he decided to start his own business and Join the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art.
Williamson authored Eden’s End, a BBC radio drama series set in the Kent hop picking season of 1939, in 2018. Shane Taylor (Band of Brothers), Steve Nallon Spitting Image, and Candis Nergaard starred in the series.
Williamson competed in the UK Quiz Grand Prix for a year as part of his research for his book A Matter Of Facts, which explores the world of elite general knowledge quizzing contests.
During this time, he rose to the top of the UK’s Top 50 players. The Dark Destroyer described him as “celebrity quizzing royalty” during an appearance on ITV’s Beat The Chasers which he won.
Williamson is married twice and has three children. Williamson’s first child was born in 1987 when he was 22 years old. Williamson had a relationship with the child’s mother, a circus performer. She informed Williamson of her pregnancy after they broke up, but he departed to seek a career in America, pledging to care for the kid when he returned.
When he returned, the circus performer had married another man, who was named on the birth certificate as the child’s father. Williamson later married Melanie Sacre, his manager, and they were married for 16 years. They are the parents of two children. In 2018, he married Adele, his second wife.