Ray Stevenson Wiki, Height, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

Ray Stevenson is an Irish actor who is known for his role as Governor Scott Buxton in the Telugu film RRR (2022).

Ray Stevenson in the film ‘RRR’

Wiki/Biography

Ray Stevenson was born as George Raymond Stevenson on Monday, 25 May 1964 (age 58 years; as of 2022) in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. His zodiac sign is Gemini. He attended the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, United Kingdom to study acting.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 6′ 4″

Weight (approx.): 80 kg

Hair Colour: Salt and Pepper

Eye Colour: Grey

Body Measurements (approx.): Chest: 42 Inches, Waist: 36 Inches, Biceps: 14 Inches

Family

Parents & Siblings

Ray’s father was a pilot in the Royal Air Force. He has two brothers, one younger and one elder.

Wife & Children

In 1997, Ray got married to actress Ruth Gemmell; however, they parted ways in 2005.

Ray Stevenson with his ex-wife, Ruth Gemmell

He has three sons with his girlfriend Elisabetta Caraccia, who is an anthropologist. The names of his two sons are Sebastiano Derek Stevenson and Leonardo George.

Ray Stevenson’s girlfriend with their sons

Relationships/Affairs

In 2005, Ray started dating Elisabetta Caraccia, who is an anthropologist, after divorcing his wife, Ruth Gemmell.

Ray Stevenson with his girlfriend, Elisabetta Caraccia

Signature

Ray Stevenson’s signature

Career

Film

Ray started his acting career in 1998 with the British comedy-drama film The Theory of Flight in which he played the role of Gigolo.

Ray Stevenson in the film ‘The Theory of Flight’

Later, he appeared in many popular Hollywood films including Punisher: War Zone (2008), Kill the Irishman (2011), The Three Musketeers (2011), Big Game (2014), and Final Score (2018).

Ray Stevenson in the movie ‘Big Game’

Television

Ray started his career in television in 1993 with the television series A Woman’s Guide to Adultery in which he played the role of a journalist.

Ray Stevenson in the film ‘A Woman’s Guide to Adultery

He was featured in various other television series including Some Kind of Life (1995), Peak Practice (1997), Red Cap (2003), Rome (2005-2007), and Black Sails (2016-2017).

Ray Stevenson in the television series ‘Rome’

Stage Shows

He also participated in many stage shows like York Mystery Plays (2000), Mouth to Mouth (2001), and The Duchess of Malfi (2003).

Award

In 2013, he was nominated for Saturn Award for best guest performance in the television series Dexter (2006).

Favourite

Film(s): Point Blank (1967), Bullitt (1968), Queen Margot (1994), The Fountain (2006), Where Eagles Dare (1968)

Facts/Trivia

  • Ray moved to England from Lisburn with his family at a young age. He wanted to become an actor since childhood, but he was able to pursue a career in acting only when he took admission at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School at the age of twenty-five and graduated at the age of twenty-nine. Before becoming an actor, he worked as an interior designer in an architectural firm in London.
  • In 2022, he appeared in the Telugu film RRR, which broke the record at the box office. The movie also starred Ram Charan, Jr NTR, Alia Bhatt, and Ajay Devgn.

    Ray Stevenson in the movie RRR as Governor Scott Buxton

  • He is a brand ambassador for Maurice Lacroix watches, and he has been endorsing the brand since 2012.

    Ray Stevenson in the advertisement for Maurice Lacroix