Who is George Mackay?

George Mackay is an English actor working actively in this show business from 2002 to date. He became part of this entertainment field when he was just ten years old as he was spotted by an acting team who asked to audition for his debut film ‘Peter Pan.’ He has appeared in various series and movies, out of which he is best known for his British war film ‘1917’, where he portrayed Willian Schofield. Likewise, he also was featured in stage plays, radio play, and audio drama. For his contribution and dedication towards acting, he has been nominated for various awards, out of which he also has many of them.

Quick Info
Full NameGeorge Andrew J. Mackay
Birth Date13 March 1992
Birth PlaceHammersmith, London, U.K
Star SignPisces
ParentsFather: Paul MacKay
Mother: Kim Baker
SisterDaisy MacKay
Marital StatusUnmarried
Net Worth$5 million
Height6 feet (183cm/1.83m)
Weight75 kg (165lbs)
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorLight Brown

George Mackay


George Mackay was born on 13 March 1992 in Hammersmith, London, U.K, as the name George Andrew J. Mackay. His father is a stage manager named Paul MacKay, while his mother is a costume designer named Kim Baker. He was raised in Barnes alongside his younger sister named Daisy MacKay. He is currently 28 years old with a Pisces sun sign.

Nationality and Physical Stats

George Mackay holds British nationality, and per his ethnicity, he is of the White race. His ancestry is Scottish, while his descent is Irish and English. Besides this, he stands 6 feet (183cm/1.83m) tall and weighs around 75 kg (165lbs). He has an athletic body type with a deep set of blue-colored eyes with light brown hair color.


George Mackay graduated from The Harrodian School in London.

George Mackay


George Mackay Films

George Mackay landed his first role in the 2003 film ‘Peter Pan’ after being selected from his auditions. In the 2006 film ‘The Thief Lord’ as Riccio and in the 2008 film ‘Defiance’ as Aron Bielski. From 2009 to 2013, he played six movies and two short films such as ‘The Boys Are Back,’ ‘Hunky Dory,’ ‘Private Peaceful,’ ‘How I Live Now,’ ‘Sunshine on Leith’ and ‘For Those in Peril’. Likewise, in 2014 he played a film under Matthew Warchus, ‘Pride,’ where Andrew Scott also starred. The next year, he played in a short film, ‘Fuel to Fire,’ and in 2016, he featured in a comedy-drama film ‘Captain Fantastic.’

Similarly, in 2017 and 2018, we got to see George in different movies like ‘Marrowbone,’ which is a horror mystery film, ‘Where Hands Touch,’ which is a romantic film, and ‘Ophelia’ which is based on William Shakespeare’s play where he played as Hamlet. He was then seen as Ned Kelly and LCpl.William Schofield in ‘True History of the Kelly Gang,’ which is a bushranger film, and in the Oscar-nominated movie ‘1917’, respectively. He has recently been working on his upcoming movie ‘Wolf,’ where he has played Jacob.


George Mackay has mostly been seen in TV movies and miniseries in his television career. His first TV role was in the 2004 series ‘Rose and Maloney’. The next year, he appeared as Zak in one episode of ‘The Brief.’ In 2006, he did two miniseries, ‘Johnny and the Bomb’ and ‘Tsunami: The Aftermath.’ He then directly starred in the 2012 TV movie ‘Birdsong’ and also became a cast in an episode of ‘The Best of Men.’ After two years, he has starred again in a miniseries ‘The Outcast’ and ‘11.22.63.’ Recently, he has done a TV movie ‘To Provide All People’ in 2018 and a miniseries called ‘Ataraxia.’

George Mackay


George Mackay has been nominated with various awards, out of which he has also won several of them. He has won the Best Actor Award from BAFTA in 2013 for his film ‘For Those in Peril.’ He has also been honored with Cannes Film Festival Award in 2017 and Santa Barbara International Film Festival Award in 2019 for his film ‘1917.’

Personal Life 

George Mackay is very private about his personal life and has not shared anything about it in media.


George Mackay does not have any social media accounts to date.

Net Worth

George Mackay is one of the talented and versatile of the Hollywood film industry known to the world. As of 2020, his net worth is estimated to be $5 million.