Peter Mullan | Biography

Posted On: 27 Jul, 2014


Peter Mullan | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth November 02, 1959
Age 58 Years 0 Month(s)
Nationality Scottish-British
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Ann Swan(separated)
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet(separated)
Married Yes
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Height 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm)
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Three children

Extremely talented and well known Scottish film maker and actor Peter Mullan was born in 2 November 1959. He was born as a second youngest son of eight children to Patricia and Charles Mullan in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. He was raised in a working class Roman Catholic family who later on moved to Mosspark. While attending secondary school, Mullan was a member of a street gang. He also worked as a bouncer in a many south-side pubs. In the meantime, his father died as he suffered from lung cancer. Right after this, he joined University of Glasgow in order to study economic history and drama.

During his university days, he began his acting career. Mullan continued stage acting after graduation. After many struggles and hard work, Mullan appeared with minor roles in the films like trainspotting, braveheart, Riff-Raff and Shallow Grave. He had a breakthrough in his career after he appeared in Orphans. For his performance in Orphans, he was able to win an award at the Venice Film Festival. With the controversial film The Magdalene Sisters, Mullan returned to screen writing and directing. This actor is also known for his performance in My Name Is Joe as a recovering alcoholic for which he was able to win the Best actor Award at the 1998 Cannes Film Festival. In the meantime, he appeared in 2001's Session 9 with a lead role. In the year 2004, he starred in Criminal and On a Clear Day. He also appeared in the BBC series Shoebox Zoo playing Michel Scot. In 2006, with a small role, Mullan appeared in children of Men. In the year 2007, he appeared in Channel 4 adaptation of Boy A, Connolly as James Connolly. He also appeared in two seasons of the ITV crime drama The Fixer and in Red Riding Trilogy. He also presented himself as Yaxley in the last two Harry Potter films. He also starred in Tyrannosaur. He also appeared in Channel 4's four-part drama series The Fear in December 2012.

Fifty four years old actor Mullan hasn't revealed much about his personal life. He hasn't revealed weather he is married or not, neither he has exposed his wife to the media. We can’t say what kind of relationship he has neither we can say whether he has children or not. He is very attractive and talent.. Dashing actor Peter Mullan has a power to lead people. He also has talent to attract his viewers and audiences towards him. He is a well-known Scottish actor and film maker who is able to achieve huge success within a very short period of time. A talented media personnel Mullan has commendable height. He is 5 ft. 8 inches tall. He is one of the best example for the youths who are struggling as a good actor and film maker. Due to such qualities, many youths regard him as their idol.

Due to the qualities and talent that he has got by his birth, he is one of the top rated celebrity who has many fans and followers. Within a very short period of time, he has appeared in many movies. Numerous searches are made on him by his fans in the internet. His fans can follow him through different social networking sites like Google, wiki, Instagram, face book, twitter and find his biography in this sites. Mullan has long way to go and give more hit movies.