Irvine Welsh

About Irvine Welsh

Birth Day: September 27, 1958
Birth Place: Scotland
Birth Sign: Libra

Irvine Welsh Net Worth

Irvine Welsh was bornon September 27, 1958 in Scotland. Fiction writer, playwright, and screenwriter best known for Trainspotting, a 1993 novel that was adapted into a popular 1996 film. His other literary works include the short story collection The Acid House and the play Babylon Heights.
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💰 Net worth: 10 million

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About

Fiction Writer, Playwright, and Screenwriter best known for Trainspotting, a 1993 novel that was adapted into a popular 1996 film. His other literary works include the short story collection The Acid House and the play Babylon Heights.

Before Fame

During the late 1970s, he was a Guitarist with several London-based punk bands. He later earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Heriot-Watt University in Scotland.

Trivia

Three of his novellas were published as a 1996 work entitled Ecstasy: Three Tales of Chemical Romance.

Family Life

The son of a dock worker father and a waitress mother, he grew up in public housing projects in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Associated With

He co-wrote the screenplay for Wedding Belles, a 2007 television film that starred Scottish Actress Shirley Henderson.