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Top Boy 3 Cast: Who Is Ashley Walters AKA Asher D And Who Is His Wife?

Mark Cunliffe

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Top Boy 3 Cast: Who Is Ashley Walters AKA Asher D And Who Is His Wife?

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You may know Ashley Walters as a rapper Asher D from So Solid Crew, or you might know him from an array of films or TV shows. He's a man of many talents and he's going to be starring in series three of Top Boy.

We've taken a look at the multi talented star before he goes back to playing Dushane in the Netflix show Top Boy 3. Here's all you need to know about him including his wife, net worth, musical career and career so far.

How old is Ashley Walters?

Ashley Walters was born on June 30, 1982, making him 37 years old.

Where was he born?

Ashley Walters was born in Peckham, London.

Top Boy 3 On Netflix Tomorrow. Credit: Channel 4
Top Boy 3 On Netflix Tomorrow. Credit: Channel 4

Musical career

Ashley Walters used to be a rapper in So Solid Crew and released solo albums Why Me?, Street Sibling, In Memory of the Street Fighter, and Ashley Walters.

What's his net worth?

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Ashley Walters's net worth is believed to be about $3 million (£2.2 million).

Who is his wife?

Ashley Walters has been married to Danielle Isaie since June 22,2013. They had a daughter, Amiaya-Love Walters, in August 2014 and a son, River Leslie Walters, in October 2016.

In September 2017, Ashley revealed that he has fathered eight children. Where does he find the time? He spoke to The Guardian about having his first child and said: "I have grown up being a father. When my first son was born I was 17. I was a child bringing up a child. I was not capable of understanding what a dad was meant to be.

Ashley Walters With Hist Wife Danielle Isaie. Credit: PA
Ashley Walters With Hist Wife Danielle Isaie. Credit: PA

"Now I know there is no rulebook. You take it as it comes, learn from mistakes and try to redress them as best as you can."

What else has he been in?

Ashley Walters isn't just known for playing his part in Top Boy, he's actually been in a fair few movies and TV shows. He made is first television appearance in 1992 on a series called The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles. Then, like most young stars, he played a recurring role in Grange Hill. After a stint there he got a role in The Hidden City in 2002, Hussel in 2007 before moving onto Top Boy.

He's also appeared in 50 Cent's biographical crime drama Get Rich or Die Tryin'.

More recently, he appeared alongside Noel Clarke in Bad Boys-inspired Bulletproof.

Who's the cast of Top Boy season three?

Netflix previously announced the cast of season three. Ashley Walters and Kane Robinson reprise their roles as 'Dushane' and 'Sully', joined by newcomer Micheal Ward as 'Jamie'. The series features musical artists SimbiAjikawo 'Little Simz', David Omoregie 'Dave'. Shone Romulus returns as 'Dris' and Ashley Thomas returns as 'Jermaine'. New cast members include Lisa Dwan, Jasmine Jobson, Kadeem Ramsay, Saffron Hocking, Kola Bokinni and Hope Ikpoku.

Ashley Walters With Drake at the UK premiere of Top Boy. Credit: PA
Ashley Walters With Drake at the UK premiere of Top Boy. Credit: PA

Top Boy is back on 13 September, only on Netflix.

Topics: TV Series, TV and Film, UK Entertainment, US Entertainment, Netflix

Mark Cunliffe
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