What might be the secret to actor Mark Addy's long and happy married life with wife Kelly Johnson?

August 3, 2015
First Published On: August 3, 2015
by HitBerry

We have been wondering, what might be the secret to Mark Addy’s long happy married life with his wife Kelly Johnson. Addy and Johnson have been married since 1996. That’s 19 years of marriage for this lovely couple. It seems they have a very strong connection and good understanding.

According to insiders, the couple has managed to keep the spark alive in their relationship and still often act like teenagers in love, when together. Addy likes to surprise his wife with flowers and gifts and Kelly apparently insists on regular date nights. Perhaps, more Hollywood couples nees to learn from these love birds. 

In the 19 years that this talented actor has been married to his wife Kelly, they have had 3 children together namely, Ruby, Charlie and Oscar. They all reside in Yorkshire. Ruby was born in 2000, followed by Charlie who was born in 2003. Then came Oscar, who was born in 2004.

Addy is a talented British actor is best known for his roles in- Still Standing, The Full Monty, The Time Machine. He also appeared in the British sitcom The Thin Blue Line and HBO’s Game of Thrones.

He was born in York, England in 1964. He started his acting career in 1987. His first TV appearance was in The Ritz. He then appeared in A Very Peculiar Practise in 1988 followed by various TV appearances in shows like Heartbeat, Band of Gold, The Thin Blue Line, Sunnyside Farm. He appeared most recently in The Syndicate for the BBC.

Apart from his TV appearances, he has done a number of movies. Such as Dark Romances Volume 2, The Full Monty, Jack Frost, The Last Yellow, The Flinstones in Viva Rock Vegas, Down to Earth, A Knight’s Tale, Around the world in 80 days, Bike Squad and Robinhood.

Addy is famous for his role as King Baratheon in the hit HBO series Game of Thrones. He has put his weight in this role. The fantasy drama is based on the book by George R.R. Martin. He read the books before filming which gave him an insight to the role he was about to play. Since he is from Northern England, he used his real accent while playing the role. Addy revealed that he wasn’t aware his character would meet his end when he was first approached with the role, but the material in the story swayed him to take on the part.

In an interview, he said that they sent him about three or four scenes to learn for the audition. He thought that this was actually really good stuff.  He added that he subsequently went and bought the book. He thought it was great and was very happy to be a part of something that is so popular and immensely loved.

Addy is very active in the social media. He keeps in touch with his fans through Twitter. He regularly posts his pictures and his views on different matters in this site. He has 11.8k followers on his twitter page.

We hope this talented actor and his beautiful wife stay together in the years to come. We wish them a blissful life ahead.