Ian Mercer

About Ian Mercer

Who is it?: Actor, Soundtrack
Birth Day: January 07, 1961
Birth Place:  Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Residence: Morpeth, Northumberland, England
Alma mater: Northumbria University
Occupation: Actor
Years active: 1982–present
Spouse(s): Susan E. Fenwick (div.)
Children: Scarlett Rae & Ruby Mae

Ian Mercer

Ian Mercer was born on January 07, 1961 in  Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, is Actor, Soundtrack. Ian Mercer was born in 1962 in Oldham, Lancashire, England. He is an actor, known for Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), The Boat That Rocked (2009) and The Legend of Tarzan (2016). He is married to Susan Fennwick.
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Occupation Actor
Age 59 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born January 07, 1961 ( Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom)
Birthday January 07
Town/City  Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Nationality United Kingdom

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Ian Mercer’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Ian Mercer was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.

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Mercer was born in Oldham, Lancashire. On leaving school Mercer trained as an electrical Engineer but decided to become an actor when he became an assistant stage manager at the Oldham Coliseum in 1979. His first television appearance was as a butcher in the film Blue Money in 1985.


His television and film acting credits include leading roles in Starting Out, (1982), a series made by ATV for schools and written by Grazyna Monvid, Coronation Street (as Gary Mallett and in 1987, Pete Jackson), Shackleton (with Kenneth Branagh), Heartbeat, The Monocled Mutineer, A Touch of Frost, Cracker, Common As Muck, Peak Practice, New Tricks and Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (with Russell Crowe). In 2009 he appeared in an episode of Doctors and two episodes of Waking the Dead. He appeared as Blackbeard's chief zombie henchman in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. During August and September 2015 he returned to Doctors playing the recurring role of Andy Weston in an ongoing sub-plot.


In 2007 he completed three years of study at Northumbria University, gaining a degree in English and Art History. In May 2011 he was convicted of benefit fraud, having falsely claimed £2,300 in council tax benefit despite being in work at the time. He was fined £165 with a £15 victim surcharge and £100 costs. Mercer lives in Northumberland with his two daughters, Scarlett Rae (1997) and Ruby Mae (2000).

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