From knocking on people’s doors as a computer game salesman to earning a living as a cleaner, call centre operator, as well as a nightclub promoter, Oliver Stark saw the dark side of life before he found the right path in acting.
While 9-1-1 (2018–present) and Into The Badlands (2015–2017) are his most popular projects thus far, the British actor has been active in the entertainment industry since 2011 when he played a role in one episode of Casualty. Subsequently, he continued to experience a constant upsurge in his career and is still very much active. A subtle dig into his past revealed some lesser-known fascinating facts about the British star which we gathered together for your reading pleasure. Read on for all the details.
Oliver Stark – Age And Early Life Of The Actor
On the 27th of June in 1991, in the city of London, England, a future screen star was born and named Oliver Stark. He was born as the second child in a family of four – he has one older brother. The only institution he attended is Hendon School located in North West London where he stayed from 2002 to 2009. From the look of things, Oliver Stark did not have the privilege of being raised in a wealthy family. He had to do a lot of menial jobs to make ends meet and cleaning as well as working as a door-to-door salesman were part of it.
Stark went from grass to grace when he joined the acting world in 2011. He landed his first project as a professional actor, joining the cast members in David Alexander’s short film Follow and the same year, he played the role of Kyle ‘K’ DeNane in one episode of Casualty. His role as Shaun Butler in Luther came along in 2013 alongside other TV roles in Big Bad World and Dracula.
His film credits can be traced to Community (2012), The Adventurer: Curse of the Midas Box (2013), Montana (2014), Hard Tide (2015), Underworld: Blood Wars (2016) and MindGamers (2017).
Among his numerous film and television roles, his regular role in AMC’s Into the Badlands stood out. Oliver Stark joined the cast of the martial arts-based drama in 2015 and played Ryder in 16 episodes. He hit jackpot once again with Fox drama, 9-1-1. Through his regular role as a young firefighter named Evan “Buck” Buckley in the 2018 show. Subsequently, Stark began to see the life and accomplishments of firefighters in a different way. As a result, he was motivated to support the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. He has garnered a net worth of $2 million which is mainly attributed to his acting career.
Who Is His Girlfriend Or Wife?
Both in the past and present, Oliver Stark has never been married, at least according to the details he has shared with the public so far. However, he does have a girlfriend in the person of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 star Hannah Gottesman. their relationship started in 2015 but their debut on the red carpet was made at the Fathom Events in 2017.
The couple appears to be having a swell time with each other and there’s no reason to end the relationship since they are both loyal. Aside from Hannah, no other woman has been linked to the actor, even from the past.
Is Oliver Stark Gay?
As far as he has let us in on his private affairs, it is evident that Oliver Stark is not gay. This is despite the fact that he has not exactly been open about his past love life before fame and Hannah came along. However, until he says otherwise, it will be safe to say he is straight since he has only been linked to a woman.
His relationship with Hannah Gottesman makes us green with envy seeing the way they gush over themselves on social media. They both send sweet Valentine messages to each other on Instagram to the delight of fans. Earlier in May 2016, Oliver Stark shared a picture of his girlfriend on Instagram and categorized her as ‘family’. If that’s anything to go by, they might be planning a life together as a married couple.
Oliver Stark is among the tall actors on our records. The British actor stands at an enviable height of 6feet 2inches and his listed weight is 74 kg. He also has light blond hair and sports outstanding body measurements of 38-32-16 inches to compliment his great height and physique.