Who is Will Kemp?

William ‘Will’ Kemp, also known by his nickname the ‘James Dean of Ballet’, was born on 29 June 1977, under the birth sign of Cancer in Hertfordshire, England. He is an actor, probably best recognized for starring in the role of Velkan Valerious in the period action horror film “Van Helsing”, playing Scott in the Bravo comedy-drama series “Girlfriends’ Guide To Divorce”, and featuring as Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley in The CW historical romantic drama series “Reign”. He is also known as a dancer.

Would you like to know more about Will Kemp’s professional career and personal life? How rich is he, as of now? How old is he? If you are interested, stay tuned and find out all the details about him.

How rich is he? Will Kemp Net Worth and Assets

His professional career started in 1998, and he has been an active member in the entertainment industry ever since. So, if anyone of you ever wondered how rich Will Kemp is, it has been estimated by authoritative sources that the total size of his net worth is over $3 million, accumulated mostly through his successful career as a professional actor. If he continues to expand his career further, there is no doubt that his net worth will increase in the coming years.

Life before Fame

Concerning his early life, Will Kemp spent his childhood in Kings Langley in Hertfordshire, where he was raised alongside a brother and a sister by his father, Barry Kemp, who worked as a graphic designer, and his mother, Rosi Kemp, a retired fashion model. Regarding his educational background, Will went to the Royal Ballet School, where he trained in dance under Elizabeth Harrison, and graduate.

Career as a Dancer

Will Kemp joined Adventures in Motion Pictures (AMP), a famous dance company, at the age of 17. Thanks to his talent, he soon earned the lead role of The Swan in the all-male production of “Swan Lake” by Matthew Bourne, performing from 1998 to 1999 in London and on Broadway, New York City, which marked the establishment of his net worth.

Besides that, he also performed in Bourne’s other productions, including “The Car Man”, “Play Without Words”, and “Cinderella”, which led him to win a Los Angeles Critics Drama Award nomination in the Outstanding Featured Performer category. Thereafter, he started performing as a dancer in GAP’s commercials – “For Every Generation” and “How Do You Share It”. Moreover, Will also appeared next to Sarah Jessica Parker in two spots, “Shine” and “Color”, directed by Francis Lawrence. Following all of these appearances, he had an opportunity to sign a contract with Giorgio Armani, but turned it down, citing that he had already decided to become an actor.

Rise to Prominence as an Actor: “Van Helsing”, “Step Up 2: The Streets”

Talking about Will’s professional acting career, it started in 2004 when he made his debut appearance in the role of Rafe Perry in the crime thriller slasher film “Mindhunters”, which was followed in the same year by his big break, as he portrayed Velkan Valerious in Stephen Sommers’ period action horror film “Van Helsing”, starring next to Hugh Jackman and Kate Beckinsale. Thereafter, he started getting more serious roles, as he played famous English poet and playwright William Shakespeare in the 2007 Spanish romantic comedy film “Miguel y William”, and featured as Blake Collins in the sequel of “Step Up”, an American dance film hit, entitled “Step Up 2: The Streets” (2008), alongside Briana Evigan, Robert Hoffman and Adam G. Sevani.

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By the end of the decade, he had also appeared as 23–30 – Wonkers in the 2009 television miniseries “The Prisoner”, and played The King in the made-for-television drama “The Soldier’s Tale” in 2010.

The early 2010s: His Appearances in Television Film Titles

With the beginning of the 2010s, Will continued to line up success after success, moving his focus on made-for-television film titles. So, he featured as Bobby Gilbert in the BBC drama “Christopher And His Kind” about author Christopher Isherwood and his life, and then played Nicky in the drama musical “Grace”, both in 2011. Afterwards, he guest-starred as Nigel in an episode of The CW drama thriller series “Nikita” in 2011, and as Mitchell Nash in two episodes of the CBS teen drama series “90210” in 2012.

It was followed by his portrayals of Jamie in the Lifetime comedy film “Kristin’s Christmas Past” (2013), after which he was cast as Julian Marquet in another Lifetime film, entitled “Petals On The Wind” (2014).

Recent Years: “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce” and Other Projects

Will’s next significant role came in 2015, when he was chosen to appear in the recurring role of Scott in the comedy-drama series “Girlfriends’ Guide To Divorce”, aired on the Bravo Network until 2018, adding a considerable amount to his net worth and increasing enormously his popularity. Concurrently Will also portrayed Grady in the comedy thriller “The Midnight Man”, directed by D.C. Hamilton, and featured as William Regan in the horror film “The Secrets of Emily Blair”, both in 2016.

Furthermore, he joined the fourth season of The CW historical romantic drama series “Reign”, in the main role of Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley, the king consort of Scotland, and then appeared as Tom Arnolds in Jonathan Hopkins’ supernatural horror-thriller “Slumber” in 2017. His next role came in the following year, as he had the part of Prince Sebastian in the Hallmark film “Royal Matchmaker”, which was followed by his portrayal of Luc Simon in another Hallmark film, entitled “Love, Romance and Chocolate” in 2019. Most recently, Will won the main role of Mitch in the Netflix drama series “Spinning Out”, so his net worth is certainly still rising.

Personal Life: Wife Gaby Jamieson and Children

If to talk about his personal life, Will Kemp has been married since 31 December of 2002, when he exchanged wedding vows with Gaby Jamieson, a well-known American movie score composer. The couple is blessed with two children – a daughter named Thalie, and a son named Indigo.

How old is he? Appearance, Vital Statistics, Nationality, Ethnicity

Speaking about Will Kemp’s age, as mentioned he was born in 1977, which makes him 42 years old. Regarding his appearance, he is apparently a handsome man with dark brown colored hair and blue colored eyes.

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He has a muscular body, and stands at a height of 5ft 11ins (1.80m), while his weight is not available in the media. Will holds English nationality and is of white ethnicity.

Social Media Presence

In addition to his involvement in the entertainment industry, Will Kemp is active across many of the most popular social media sites, which he uses not only to promote his job but also to share various other content with his fan base. So, he runs his official Instagram account, having more than 55,000 followers, as well as his official Twitter account, on which he has almost 10,000 fans.

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