Ian McElhinney and his wife Marie Jones have three children from their marriage. All of which happen to be sons. Their son Mathhew McElhinney has also followed in his parents footsteps and become an actor. The others, David and Darren McElhinney have opted for different career paths.
Ian and Marie had children a long while ago and their sons have now all grown up to be young adults. Their son Matthew who is the only of the three to follow in the footsteps of his parents is known to work with Marie every now and then.
Ian is also known to be a guiding source and a constant encouraging figure to his children. It is believed Ian and Marie both have taught Matthew acting personally. Especially stage acting and seen to it that he is on the right path in his career.
Marie has also worked with Matthew on several instances and Ian and Marie and Matthew are known to be very close, especially when in the process of making a new production. Matthew has also said that how his parents encouraged him on being an actor when he first decided he would.
Ian and Marie’s other sons Darren and David have seen themselves somewhere else and not on the stage. Darren has dedicated his life to being a successful marine engineer and David, on the other hand has decided to study criminology and is still pursuing his degree at the University of Manchester.
Ian and Marie married when they were young and conceived children early on in their lives. It is believed that Ian and dated his wife Marie for quite a while before getting married for her.
Now that he is almost reached his retirement age, Ian has had a very successful and illustrious career. He has featured in over fifty different productions so far in his career and has had many highlights too. His career has spanned over three decades and seems to be still full of energy with no end in sight for the legendary actor.
Some of his most note worth performances in movies have come from “A Patch of Fog”, “The front Line”, “Closing the Ring” and “Leap Year”. However, Ian has had more success in the field of TV shows than movies. Some of which he is well known are happen to be “ Game of Thrones” , “The Fall” , “Ripper Street” and “Wipe Out”.
Ian’s net worth has been estimated to be somewhere around $2 Million. It is believed that he has made most of his earnings through his various acting jobs. He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 and half inches. It has been rumored that Ian currently is working on a production with his wife and son.