Sope Dirisu, actor from Gangs of London, has an estimated net worth of $600K. His primary source of income remains his job as an actor.
Sope, who made his acting debut in 2016 with Criminals Sand Castle and The Huntsman: Winter's War, plays the anti-hero Elliot Finch on Sky Atlantic's Gangs of London.
The British Actor has been active since 2012 and has multiple films and TV credits under his name as of 2022.
Sky Atlantic's crime drama Gangs of London has returned with an action-packed season 2 on AMC+, the first episode premiering on Thursday, November 17, today.
Sope takes on new challenges as Elliot alongside Jahz Armando, Pippa Bennett-Warner, and Rom Blanco in the show's second installment.
Gangs of London's Anti- Hero Sope Dirisu Has A Moderate Net Worth
Sope Dirisu, from Gangs of London, has collected a net worth of $600k. He collects the income from his job as an actor.
Dirisu, since his early days, was sure of entering into the acting business. He was proficient at performing in dramas at his high school Bedford Modern School.
Coming to 2022, the actor has spent a decade acting since his first stage role as Pericles in Shakespeare’s Pericles, Prince of Tyre, in 2012 after successfully auditioning for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Open Stages Programme.
He also joined The National Youth Theatre in 2006 and returned to train in the REP company program for eight months.
Later he joined the University of Birmingham to study economics and played football for Birmingham Lions, the university's American football team.
However, his net worth is less than his Gangs of London Season 1 co-star Joe Cole. Joe, who appears as Sean Wallace on the show, is considered to have an estimated net worth of more than $1 million.
Before featuring in Gangs Of London, Joe was part of BBC's hit crime drama Peaky Blinders, as one of the Shelby brothers from Birmingham. He made major earnings from this show until he quit after season 3.
Sope's season 2 co-star, Pippa Bennett Warner from Gangs of London, who stars as Shannon Dumani, his love interest on the show, has been professionally acting since 1999 and has a net worth estimated between $1-$5million.
The actor was listed in Variety's 10 Brits to Watch for 2021 article giving him much-needed exposure as an actor. He also featured on one of the four covers for Spring 2021 edition of The Glass Magazine.
Sope Dirisu Is The Anti Hero From Gangs of London
Sope Dirisu, an undercover police officer in the crime drama Gangs of London, is the show's anti-hero.
Set in London, England, Gangs of London follows the turbulent power struggles of international gangs operating in London and their fight to fill the power vacuum created by the assassination of London's most powerful crime family head.
Peaky Blinder star Joe cole appears as Sean Wallace, the younger son of Finn Wallace, struggling to lead his father's criminal empire. Finn Wallace was the head of the Wallace crime empire.
Sope Dirisu appears as an undercover police officer Elliot Finch who infiltrates the ranks of the Wallace organization. His love interest in the show is Shannon Dumani, played by Pippa Bennett Warner.
Sope is appearing in the second season of Sky Atlantic's Gangs of London, which is set one year after the passing of Sean Wallace from Wallace crime empire, portrayed by Joe Cole.
The show's second season was renewed in June 2020, with AMC acquiring the show's US broadcast rights. The season premiered in the US on 17 November 2022.
Directed by Corin Hardy, the first episode in the second season sees a new gang running London. But, a new rebellion grows when some parties remain unhappy with the new power operating in London.
Sope, who is continuing as an undercover cop on the show, did another TV show, His Dark Materials, as a voice-over for Sergei in the episode, The City of Magpies.
The actor has appeared in numerous movies such as Mothering Sunday, Silent Night, and Tides. He was cast as Mr. Malcom in the 2022 period drama Mr. Malcom's list alongside Freida Pinto, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Ashley Park, Zawe Ashton, and Theo James.
Sope gave a commendable performance in the film His House as Bol and was nominated for Best Actor for the 2020 British Independent Film Awards.