13 Interesting Facts about Simon Pegg You Do Not Wish to Miss Out

Simon Pegg is a renowned British actor, singer, producer, comedian, director, and screenwriter best known for starring in Star Trek and Mission.

Simon Pegg
  • Simon was born on February 14, 1970 in Gloucester, United Kingdom. He is 42 years old as of 2023. He celebrates his birthday on every 14th of February. His birth sign is Aquarius.
  • Simon was born and raised in United Kingdom. He is the son of John Henry Beckingham (father) and Gillian Rosemary Smith (mother).
  • Pegg has a brother called Mike Beckingham and a sister called Katy Pegg.
  • Simon is a handsome and attractive man blessed with a tall, charming body. He is above average in height and weight. His body measurements including chest, waist and bicep are 40-32-16 inches.
  • Simon stands at a height of 5 feet and 10 inches (1.78m) and weighs 70kg (154lbs).
  • Simon attended The King’s School and later joined Stratford-upon-Avon College to study English Literature. He later earned his bachelor’s degree in drama from the University of Bristol.
  • Simon is currently married to his wife, Maureen Pegg since 2005. The couple is blessed with a daughter called Matilda Pegg. Simon was also in a relationship with his ex-girlfriend, Maureen McCann.
Simon Pegg
  • Simon started his acting career in 1991, performing stand-up comedy at local clubs. He later made appearance on television series like Big Train, Saturday Night Live, and faith in the Future.
  • Pegg co-wrote and starred in the television sitcom Spaced alongside Jessica Stevenson. In 2014, Simon co-wrote and starred as Shaun in the Zombie comedy film Shaun of the Dead.
  • In 2007, Simon collaborated with Edgar Wright in writing the action comedy Hot Fuzz, which was directed by Wright.
  • Simon was starred in several films including; Mission: Impossible, Fantastic Fear of Everything, Star Trek Into Darkness, The World’s End, Kill Me Three Times, The Boxtrolls, Man Up among others.
  • Simon is one of the highest-earning British actors and singers as of 2023. However, details regarding to his actual salary are still under review.
  • Simon is one of the richest and influential British actors and singers. He is approximated to be worth $25 million, including his earnings, investments, and assists.
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