Fast Facts

  • Worked as a paper boy for three years when he was growing up.
  • Cited the 1985 Steven Spielberg adventure-comedy Goonies as his favorite film in an interview with Idol Magazine.
  • Aspired to become a professional soccer player before suffering a serious leg injury as a teenager.
  • Professional acting debut was on the 2010 TV mini-series The Pillars of the Earth.


  • Sue Claflin — Mother
  • Joe Claflin — Brother
  • Ben Claflin — Brother
  • Dan Claflin — Brother
  • Laura Haddock — Wife
  • Mark Claflin — Father


  • London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, London, England (2009)