Rupert Farrington is the son of Suzanne Ferrington. Rupert Farrington’s mother Suzanne was the only child of British actress Vivien Leigh and her first husband, Herbert Leigh Holman. Upon her mother’s death, Farrington was bequeathed her mother’s papers, including her letters, photographs, contracts, and diaries.
Rupert Farrington: Bio Summary
|Full Name||Rupert Farrington|
|famous as||Son of Suzanne Ferrington|
|Age||61 years old as of 2023|
|Date of Birth||August 31, 1962|
|Place of Birth||Britain|
|Siblings||Neville Farrington, Jonathan Farrington|
|Parents||Suzanne Farrington, Robin Farrington|
|Grandparents||Vivien Leigh, Herbert Leigh Holman|
Rupert Farrington was born on August 31, 1962, to his parents Suzanne Farrington and Robin Farrington. As of 2022, he is 60 years old. He is the only child of his parents. He has two other siblings and they are Neville Farrington and Jonathan Farrington.
His Grandmother was famous actress Vivien Leigh
Farrington’s grandmother was actress Vivien Leigh styled as Lady Olivier .Farrington’s grand mother won the Academy Award for Best Actress twice, for her definitive performances as Scarlett O’Hara in Gone with the Wind (1939) and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), a role she had also played on stage in London’s West End in 1949.
She also won a Tony Award for her work in the Broadway musical version of Tovarich (1963). Although her career had periods of inactivity, in 1999 the American Film Institute ranked Leigh as the 16th greatest female movie star of classic Hollywood cinema.
His Mother also also an actress
Rupert Farrington’s mother Suzanne also followed in the footsteps of her mother and became an actress. She studied for two years at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Although Suzanne was hoping to become an actress, after her appearance at the faculty’s annual performance in March 1953, she did not continue in that career.
Farrington Music School at the Port Regis School was named after his father
Rupert Farrington’s father Robin Farrington was the former Chairman of the school. In 2003 his mother was present at the opening of the Farrington Music School at the Port Regis School, Dorset, named after her husband.
Both of his Parents are died. His mother died in Lower Zeals, Wiltshire, on 1 March 2015, at the age of 81, from undisclosed causes. His father, Robin Farrington died earlier, he passed away on 13 June 2002.
Where is Rupert Farrington now?
The whereabouts of Farrington is unknown as of 2022. He has not made reported public appearance or made any headlines in resent years. He gained much of his fame because of his mother and also his famous grandmother.