Actor Steve Coogan is currently portraying DCI Clive Driscoll in ITV’s true-crime drama, Stephen.
The three-part series is based on the true, heartbreaking events around the murder of Stephen Lawrence.
Driscoll takes charge of the investigation and fights for justice which saw two of Stephen’s accused killers convicted 18 years after his death.
Coogan is a British actor, voice artist, comedian, and screenwriter famed for playing Alan Partridge.
But what else do we know about him?
Steve Coogan’s rise to fame
Launching a career as a comedian, Coogan began his career in the 1980s on the satirical puppet show, Spitting Image.
He is famed for portraying comedy character Alan Partridge, who is a broadcaster consumed by celebrity and is of poor taste.
Partridge was originally created for the BBC Radio 4 comedy program On The Hour, which is a spoof of British current affairs.
He has since enjoyed a glittering career as a voice artist, comedian, producer, screenwriter, and actor appearing in a long list on TV shows.
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Steve has acted in a number of very successful films including Philomena, Night at the Museum, Tropic Thunder, Stan & Ollie plus many more.
He has been nominated for two Oscar awards, a Golden Globe, and has won BAFTAs for his acting and screenwriting.
Net worth & family life
Steve is 55-years-old and according to Celebrity Net Worth is worth $25 million.
He was married to British socialite Caroline Hickman for 18 months after the pair divorced in 2005.
Steve has a daughter, Clare Coogan, who he shares with solicitor Anna Cole from their four-year relationship.
During 2019, Steve reportedly dated presenter and model Melanie Sykes.
He has also dated American singer, songwriter, and actress Courtney Love and has a host of other romantic partners that have landed him in the press.
*ITV’s Stephen is available to watch now on the ITV Hub.
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