Birth Name: Andrew Clement G. Serkis
Place of Birth: Uxbridge, Middlesex, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 20 April, 1964
Ethnicity: Armenian, English, likely some Arab
Andy Serkis is a British actor, director, and author.
His mother, Lylie A. M. (Weech), is British. His father, Clement F./Georgis/George Serkis, who was from Iraq, was of Armenian descent. The family surname may have originally been Serkisian. Andy is married to actress Lorraine Ashbourne, with whom he has three children, actors Ruby Ashbourne Serkis, Sonny Ashbourne Serkis, and Louis Ashbourne Serkis.
During his childhood, Andy spent holidays in many Middle Eastern locations, including Tyre, Sidon, Damascus, and Baghdad.
Andy’s maternal grandfather was George Strudwick Weech (the son of William James Weech and Lilie Alice/Eleanor Hatche). George was born in Fulham, London. William was the son of William James Weech and Agnes Mary Howard.
Andy’s maternal grandmother was named Jeanne/Jean Sayegh. The surname Sayegh is usually of Arab origin.
Source: Death records of Andy’s father, and paternal grandparents, George Strudwick Weech and Jeanne/Jean Sayegh – https://www.findagrave.com