The English actor Philip Dean Torrens made a name for himself with his outstanding acting skills and his passion for acting. Famous for the portrayal of Tommy Lascelles in the Netflix drama series, The Crown, Dean also came to fame after his appearance in AMC’s Preacher and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. While many are in awe of his professional career, his fans are also quite curious to feel the same about his personal romantic life. Let’s get to know more about his dating affairs alongside his other private details.
Philip Torrens was born as Philip Dean Torrens on 2 June 1960, in Bromley, Greater London, England. While his birth date and place are out in the media, he has remained mum about the details of his parents and family. However, what is available to us is that he has two siblings, Jon Torrens, and Chris Torrens.
Regarding his educational background, Pip studied at the Bloxham School in Oxfordshire in his early days. Later, he attended Trinity College, Cambridge for further studies where he studied English Literature. In addition, he also studied Drama from the Drama Studio London for a year.
Even though Pip Torrens has appeared in a lot of romantic scenes in his movies, he failed to do so in his personal life. On-screen, he is as romantic as anyone can get but, off-screen, he is just shy and a secretive person.
Since the Star Wars actor isn’t in any kind of intimate relationships with his lovers, a lot of his fans are questioning about his sexuality. But, is he really gay?
Well, all the speculations are only because of his non-involvement in any kind of either dating or married relationships. But, that is not all! His portrayal of Oscar Moore, a gay HIV victim who died of the virus, convinced everyone that he’s gay in real life as well contrary to the fact, that he is not!
The 58 years’ old actor Pip Torrens started his career with the movie, Oxford Blues in 1984. Following the movie, he started to gain prominence and acted in movies and TV shows including Hold the Back Page, Lady Jane, The Lenny Henry Show, The Nightmare Years, and many more.
However, the aforementioned movies weren’t what gained him the fame. His movies, Tomorrow Never Dies and Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens, rose him to the level is currently at. And, on a later date, his role in The Crown and Preacher also helped him make it to this level.
On a recent note, Pip Torrens appeared in Death and Nightingales as Maurice Fairbrother in 2018. In 2019, we will also hear his voice on The Dark Pictures: Man of Medan video game.
As of 2019, Pip Torrens’ net worth is estimated at around $2 million. The actor earned his worth from the 181 movies and TV shows he has appeared in. However, that’s not the only place from where he received his value. He also gained immense wealth from his commercials and endorsement deals.