Lucien Laviscount recently was seen gracing the OTT screen in Netflix's Emily in Paris Season 2 as Alfie, the titular character's love interest. Since then, he has generated quite a buzz among fans with his talent and charisma, and his gorgeous face. Fans are eager to know about his ethnicity and where he gets his good looks from.
Lucien Laviscount is a British actor, who started to gain recognition after he starred in a teen drama Grange Hill in 2007. He also went on to portray Ben Richardson, a religious swimmer in ITV's Coronation Street in 2009.
He also worked in BBC One's Waterloo Roan in 2010 and in the first season of the horror-comedy Scream Queens on FOX as a regular character Earl Grey in 2015.
His performance as Billy "F*ckin" Ayres in Sony Crackle’s crime comedy-drama Snatch earned him a nomination in Best Supporting Actor by National Film Awards UK in 2018.
What is Lucien Laviscount's Ethnicity?
Ever since Lucien Laviscount has become a famous face, he has built himself a fanbase who wants to know about his ethnicity. Everyone who has seen him can tell he is mixed race but the fans are curious about his specific heritage all the same.
The actor's bodybuilder father Eugene Laviscount is the Black Caribbean. And his mother Sonia Laviscount is a white British woman, making their children biracial.
Lucien Laviscount’s ethnicity is African-Antiguan-English to be precise since the surname Laviscount is Antiguan last name. His mother is a bodybuilder too. Looks like the couple met while they were pursuing bodybuilding.
Does the actor have a wife or girlfriend?
Lucien Laviscount's Early Life
Lucien Laviscount was born on June 9, 1992, in Burnley, Lancashire, England to bodybuilder parents Eugene and Sonia Laviscount. He has two siblings, Louis Laviscount and Jules Laviscount.
He was raised in Ribbie Valley in Lancashire. The 29-year-old did his schooling in Ribblesdale High School in Clitheroe, where he was awarded 10 GCSEs, and he was also a member of Carol Godby's theatre workshop in Bury.
The talented actor stands tall at 5 feet 10 inches and weighs about 72 kilograms. His eyes are dark brown and he has black hair. His Zodiac sign is Gemini.