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|Born||Andrew James Clutterbuck|
September 14th, 1973
London, England, UK
|Spouse||Gael Anderson (2006–Present)|
|Also Known For||Mark in "Love Actually" (2003)|
|Andrew Lincoln Gallery|
Andrew James Clutterbuck (born September 14, 1973), more commonly known as Andrew Lincoln, is an English actor, who is best known for his role as Rick Grimes on AMC's The Walking Dead. He is married to Gael Anderson, his father-in-law is legendary musician Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull.
English actor Andrew Lincoln is the son of a civil engineer father and a South African mother, a nurse. He spent his early childhood in Hull before his family relocated to Bath when Lincoln was 10. He was learned at Beechen Clifferent School in Bath, and then the prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London.
Lincoln's first big break came when he was cast as Edgar 'Egg' Cook in the popular UK drama series "This Life" (1996). Various roles followed including that of teacher Simon Casey in the Channel 4 series "Teachers" (2001), and as Mark in the hit film Love Actually (2003).
Andrew Lincoln spends his free time and his days off planting trees.