RUSSELL Tovey has become a familiar face on the TV over recent years.
We take a look at his career as an actor so far.
Russell Tovey is an English actor[/caption]
Who is Russell Tovey?
Russell, 37, was born November 14, 1981 and is an English actor who is best known for playing the role of werewolf George Sands in the BBC’s supernatural drama Being Human.
He is also known for playing Rudge in both the stage and film versions of The History Boys and Steve in the BBC Three sitcom Him & Her.
More recently he has appeared as Henry Knight on BBC’s Sherlock, BBC’s The Job Lot and for playing Harry Doyle in US TV show Quantico.
Russell starred in Being Human alongside Aidan Turner[/caption]
Who did Russell play in Gavin & Stacey?
Russell was one of the lucky British actors to star in Gavin & Stacey.
In the show he played Gav and Smithy’s mate Budgie.
He appeared in four episodes through all three series from 2007 to 2009.
Is Russell engaged?
Unfortunately Russell has split from his fiance.
In June 2018 he broke up with his partner Steve Brockman just four months after their engagement.
The actor spoke to fans about the shock break-up via his Instagram account.
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When was Russell on Celebrity Bake Off?
In March 2019 Russell appeared on the celebrity version on The Great British Bake Off.
The show was in aid of Stand To cancer.
Unfortunately Russell didn’t win.