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Who Plays Inspector Geordie Keating In Grantchester? Meet Robson Green

We first saw Geordie Keating in Grantchester season 1, and he remains an ongoing presence within the show’s current storyline. As a devoted husband to Cathy Keating (Kacey Ainsworth) and father to several children, including eldest daughter Esme Keating. His past as a soldier during the War only enhances his reputation as a determined and principled officer of the law. The actor Robson Green plays the role in Grantchester. Check out some interesting facts about the actor below!

Robson Green As Geordie Keating In Grantchester

Geordie Keating In Grantchester
Source: Grantchester, PBS

Born on December 18th, 1964, Robson Golightly Green has garnered recognition for his acting talents and skills as a singer-songwriter and television presenter.

Raised by his mother, Anne, a hardworking cleaner and shopkeeper, and father, Robson Green Sr., a respected miner, Robson’s name carries with it the tradition of Northeast England, which calls for the first son to be named after family surnames.

He Has A Vivid Youth

During his youth, Robson’s passion for music led him to learn how to play the guitar and ultimately form Solid State, his first band. Additionally, he dedicated one night each week to studying at Backworth Drama Centre while achieving five O levels before leaving school at age 16.

Although he initially pursued work at Swan Hunters shipyard as a draughtsman and explored professional boxing, among other endeavors, Robson ultimately found his true calling in acting. Through auditions and training, he developed into an accomplished actor who simultaneously embarked on a musical journey with the band Workie Tickets.

Personal Life

Geordie Keating’s relationship with Cathy has been characterized by genuine happiness despite experiencing some difficulties. The couple exchanged vows on June 22, 1991, but eventually separated after eight years of marriage.

Subsequently, finding love with Vanya Seager, a former Page 3 model he met while recording “Unchained Melody” at BMG Records in 1995, Robson began a new chapter in life, including raising their son Taylor Seager Green (born in 2000). Celebrating their love at Cliveden House in Buckinghamshire in 2001 following an enchanting family celebration in Mauritius, Robson and Vanya envisioned many years together. However, on October 30th. 2011, they announced that their marriage had “irretrievably broken down” and decided to move forward by separating.

Current reports indicate that Robson’s heart has found solace in a relationship with Zoila Brozas. To maintain privacy, Robson and Zoila prefer not to draw attention to their relationship despite making public appearances together on several occasions, such as at the ITV Palooza in 2019. Their most recent joint outing involved arriving hand in hand and donning elegant navy outfits.

Career, Movies, And TV Shows

Robson Greens’ career significantly advanced thanks to his involvement with Amber Films’ soap opera production. Portraying the lead character allowed him to shed light on the social dilemmas faced by working-class individuals during Thatcher’s reign. Each episode focused on different survival aspects within a sterile and strained habitat. This role not only garnered recognition but also opened doors for multiple professional opportunities.

Robson Green made his name for himself in the acting world with his roles in the BBC’s Casualty, paving the way for widespread acclaim for his depiction of fusilier Dave Tucker in the drama series Soldier Soldier. His reputation blossomed, and the nation took notice. Then, in a memorable moment in March 2016, while being a guest on The One Show, Green revealed his involvement in an upcoming ITV series. Titled Tales from the Coast with Robson Green, this fresh and exciting show made its debut in January 2017, adding another feather to Green’s cap.

In 2020, Green embarked on a remarkable undertaking by filming a 3-part documentary chronicling his journey along Hadrian’s Wall. The documentary, titled Hadrian’s Wall with Robson Green, was produced by Firecracker Films and broadcast on Channel 5.

Moreover, speculation has arisen regarding a potential reunion between Green and Mark Benton for another season of Northern Lights, reuniting their iconic characters, Colin and Howie. Robson is now known as Geordie Keating in the TV series Grantchester, which has been prolonged to season 8.

What Is Robson Green’s Net Worth?

As of now, Robson Green’s net worth is estimated at $5 million.