Regé-Jean Page portrays Simon Basset, the Duke of Hastings, in the critically acclaimed Netflix period drama, Bridgerton. Furthermore, he is a hugely popular Hollywood crush and one of the next big celebrities in the industry.
Learn further about Rege Jean Page’s net worth and parents in this Wikipedia article. Keep scrolling to learn more about gay rumors and his current girlfriend.
Rege Jean Page Height
Page stands tall at 5’10” with a fit figure. Compared to other Bridgerton stars, he is slightly taller than Jonathan Bailey, at 5’9”.
Ben Miller is much shorter at 5’7”. Finally, his co-star and love interest in the series, Phoebe Dynevor, has a 5-inch difference between them as she is 5’5”.
Rege Jean Page Wikipedia
The Bridgerton star was born in London, United Kingdom but spent some time in his mother’s home country. Additionally, his parents’ names are unknown. Page has three other siblings but we only know of Tose.
He was brought up in Harare, Zimbabwe, before returning to North London to continue his secondary education.
As a teenager, Page was involved with music and was part of a punk band— he even dyed his hair a bright purple at one point. Then, he took an interest in acting and attended Saturday School.
While Page was studying, he went to The National Youth Theatre. Furthermore, after a grueling two years of auditioning, the aspiring actor was finally accepted to Drama Centre London— where Pierce Brosnan and Tom Hardy also attended.
He has acted in theatre, film, and television, portraying a wide cast of characters over the years. His debut into hosting began with Saturday Night Live (SNL) in February 2021.
As an artist and role model, he earned numerous awards and accolades. Some of which include Time magazine’s 100 Next.
He was also identified as one of GQ’s Men of the Year in 2021. The handsome half-Zimbabwean actor was also featured on the covers of Hollywood Reporter, Man About Town, and Square Mile publications. Rege Jean Page Wikipedia page doesn’t exist.
Movies and TV Shows
Some of Page’s first-ever roles in acting were in theatre. He appeared in The Merchant of Venice (2015), The History Boys (2013) and appeared in the final season of the BBC series, Waterloo.
Moreover, his first role that launched him into popularity was his portrayal of Chicken George in the 2016 miniseries Roots, which is based on the 1976 novel by Alex Haley. Additionally, he appeared regularly on the ABC drama, For the People.
Since then, he has played minor characters in the steampunk-film Mortal Engines and critically-acclaimed romance film Sylvie’s Love, which Amazon produced.
His role in Bridgerton, however, truly launched him into mainstream popularity. Page played the Duke of Hastings, Simon Basset, in season 1 of the series.
His performance was well-received, earning him an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series and the MTV Movie & TV Awards for Breakthrough Performance.
His acting also earned him a nomination for the highly sought-after Primetime Emmy Award.
Now, Rege Jean Page has a few upcoming projects, including a role in the 2023 Dungeons & Dragons film and The Gray Man, directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, who also directed the box-office hit, Avengers: Endgame. Lastly, he was cast to portray Simon Templar in The Saint.
Rege Jean Page Net Worth
In addition to Page’s work as an actor in theatre, film, and television, he has other sources of income as well.
He has worked on many audio media projects such as audiobooks and podcasts. He narrated The Prince and the Naturalist, played as Orpheus in The Sandman: Act II, and as Major Tanner in The Harrowing.
Additionally, Page has endorsement deals and partnerships with a couple of brands. He recently entered into an agreement with Longines, a luxury watch designer from Switzerland. Furthermore, Page has a long relationship with automobile manufacturer Audi, specifically to promote the company’s Audi Q4 e-tron.
Finally, he frequently collaborated with an online merchandise store featuring “black owned favs” called “nate.” Between all of Page’s different sources of income, he has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million.
Although Page’s parents’ names are unknown, he shared some details about them. His mother is from Zimbabwe and practiced as a nurse.
His father was from London and was a preacher in English. Page describes his speaking style as that of “1920s newscaster” kind of English Page tried to mimic.
He has three other siblings, but there is no information on them other than his brother Tose. Together, they formed the musical duo TUNYA and recently collaborated with Lanre Malaoulu on their track DON’T WAIT.
They spent a lot of time together over lockdown during the COVID-19 pandemic making music and even producing a short film.
Is Rege Jean Page Gay?
There are rumors that Rege Jean Page is gay. However, the Duke of Hastings is confidently straight. In fact, he is currently dating Emily Brown and has never given any reason for people to believe that he is gay.
Girlfriend and Dating life.
Before Page revealed his girlfriend, there were rumors that he was in a relationship with a few actors.
Fans once thought he was in a relationship with actor Antonia Thomas after appearing in public multiple times.
After that, fans swore that he was dating a new girlfriend (his Bridgerton co-star Phoebe Dynevor) after their electrifying chemistry on-screen.
However, Page has denied all those rumors. Instead, he is currently dating Emily Brown, a writer and soccer player in the FBB Warriors of South West London.
The two were first linked in February 2021, when the media spotted them in each other’s arms before a flight. Since then, Rege-Jean Page and his girlfriend have kept their love life private.
However, they made their debut publicly at the GQ Men of the Year Awards in September 2021. In the future, they may open up more about their relationship.