Quick Facts Sean Pertwee

  • NameSean Pertwee
  • Birth NameSean Carl Roland Pertwee
  • FatherJon Pertwee
  • MotherIngeborg Rhoesa
  • NationalityEngland
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionActor
  • Net Worth$5 million
  • MarriedYes
  • Married toJacqui Hamilton-Smith
  • ChildrenAlfred Pertwee, Gilbert Pertwee

Sean Pertwee is one of the talented names in the world of the film industry. He is best known for playing the role of Alfred Pennyworth in the FOX series, Gotham. Likewise, he played as Captain Fitzpatrick in the play Tom Jones, Pilot Smith in Event Horizon, and Sergent Wells in Dog Soldiers. He is also the narrator of Master Chef: The Professionals.

The British actor is happily married to the woman named Jacqui Hamilton-Smith who is a daughter of a politician, Anthony Hamilton- Smith. The couple had two children named Alfred and Gilbert

Sean Pertwee Early Life and Education

Sean Carl Roland Pertwee was born on 4th June 1964, in Hammersmith, London. He is a son of the English actor Jon Pertwee, father and Ingeborg Rhoesa, mother. In the same way, he rose along with a sister named Dariel Pertween who is an actress. Regarding his nationality, Sean is British and Belongs to white ethnicity.

Sean had an interest in acting since his early childhood. He started acting soon after completing his education at the Teddington School in London. At that time, he was just at the age of 11. His first role was for the television series, Billy Smart’s Children Circus.

Sean Pertwee Career

After his first onscreen debut, he took a brief break from acting and began developing it. Later, after six years, he then showed up in the TV series, Worzel Gummidge where he played as one of the scarecrows. Chasing after dreams, he later appeared in numerous series as well as movies. Besides, he also appeared in theatre play and many video games. Some of them are as follows

Television series

  • Worzel Gummidge- 1981
  • Poirot: The King of Clubs- 1989
  • Cluedo- 1990
  • The Chief- 1991
  • The Ruth Rendell Mysteries- 1992
  • Cadfael- 1994
  • Deadly Voyage- 1996
  • In the Beginning- 2000
  • Cold Feet- 2001
  • Julius Caesar- 2003
  • A Bear’s Tail- 2004
  • Honest- 2008
  • Law & Order: UK- 2009
  • Death In Paradise- 2013
  • Elementary- 2013
  • The Musketeers- 2014
  • Gotham- 2014

Youtube: Sean Pertwee talking about the series, Elementary.


  • Coping with Cupid- 1991
  • Leon the Pig Farmer- 1992
  • Dirty Weekend- 1993
  • Shopping- 1994
  • Event Horizon- 1997
  • Seven Days to Live- 2000
  • Dog Soldiers- 2002
  • Goal!- 2005
  • Mutant Chronicles- 2008
  • Heaven and Earth- 2010
  • U.F.O- 2013
  • The 4th Reich- 2013
  • Howl- 2015 and so on

Video Games

  • The Gene Machine- 1996
  • Medieval: Total War- 2002
  • Warhammer 40,000- Fire warrior- 2003
  • Gladiator: Sword of Vengeance- 2003
  • Killzone- 2004
  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag- 2013 etc.

Pertwee gained a wide recognization after appearing in the television series, Elementary, and Gotham. Since the year of 2014, he has been working for the series Gotham. More recently in 2017, he has played with the several co-actors of Gotham such as Ben McKenzie, Robin Taylor, Donal Logue, and so on.

Youtube: British Actor, Sean Pertwee Talks about the series Gotham

Sean Pertwee Personal Life

The handsome and talented British actor, Sean is married to a makeup artist, Jacqui Hamilton-Smith. The couple tied the knot on 12th June 1999, at the House of Lords. His wife gave birth to twins named Alfred and Gilbert. However, his son Gilbert died four days later because of premature birth.

The husband and wife have been in the relationship for approximately 18 years and till the date, no one has involved in an extra affair. The couple gives equal time to their career as well as to their love life and has kept themselves away from an extra relationship.

Sean Pertwee Net Worth

Sean makes a decent amount of money from his multi-professions. He mostly earns a huge money from his acting career. His several movies and TV series are successfully hit through which he receives a decent amount of money. Allocating information from several sources, as of 2018, it is found out that his current net worth is estimated to be around $5 million.