Oct. 13th, 1968
Lennoxtown, Scotland, UK
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Alex Ferns, Scottish actor and TV personality was born in Lennoxtown, Scotland on October 13, 1968.
He lived in South Africa for 17 years where he served in the South African Defence Force in 1988/1989 as a Gunner in the 2nd Special Services Battalion and was renowned by his fellow brothers-in-arms as a "hell raiser of epic proportions".
He studied drama at the University of Cape Town before returning to the UK in 1991.
Alex is currently living in London, with his wife, South African-born actress Jennifer Woodburne, and their two sons.
Alex Ferns is best known for his "EastEnders' role as Trevor Morgan, and was described as "Britain's most-hated soap villain'.
He is also known for his role as Rick Harper in BBC Scotland soap 'River City'.
Alex recently played the most compelling figure, Tula coal miners' crew chief Andrei Glukhov, in the HBO 2019 miniseries 'Chernobyl'.
- He is a Buddhist
- His son, Cameron, was born in August 2002.
- He lived in South Africa for 17 years
- He studied drama at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.
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