British actor Royce Pierreson is best known for his roles in movies and TV series like Murdered By My Boyfriend (2014), Line Of Duty (2012), and, The Witcher (2019).
As of 2021, Pierreson is busy preparing for season 2 of the hit Netflix drama series The Irregulars, where he portrays the significant character of the gay detective, Dr. Watson. However, Dr. Watson is highly criticized and being considered ‘Homophobic’ due to the plot twist.
Dr. Watson Of The Irregulars: Homophobic?
The British actor is rising to become a star playing one of the first significant protagonist roles in a Netflix drama series, The Irregulars.
Pierson plays Dr. John Watson, leading many misfits to investigate a series of supernatural criminal activities in Victorian London with his murky associate, Sherlock Holmes.
Of course, the Irregulars viewers know that Dr. Watson is a gay character who holds romantic feelings for Holmes.
However, the Irregulars is the first Sherlock Holmes adaptation that revealed the star detective's relationship with Watson was questionable.
Royce Pierreson as Dr. Watson in The Irregulars (Photo: Popbuzz)
As the season headed towards the end, it made a few shocking revelations, among which the jealousy that Dr. Watson held towards Holmes's deceased wife was highly criticized.
The show also indicated that Watson had a role in Sherlock's wife's death, to which fans reacted vigorously and called the plot twist “Gay and Homophobic!”
The show’s viewers hit Twitter with their disappointments and made various critical acclaims.
Fans calling Dr. Watson's character homophobic (Source: Twitter)
Fan's view regarding the show The Irregulars (Source: Twitter)
However, with the nearing premiere of the new season, The Irregulars is expected to clear all disappointments that fans have.
Although Royce plays a part in a twisted relationship on-screen, his romantic ties in real life is much more blissful and fulfilling.
Pierreson's Dating Life At A Glance | Delayed Wedding
The aspiring British actor Royce has been leading a blissful romantic life with his to-be-wedded girlfriend, Natalie Herron. Their relationship was confirmed back in 2019, and the duo continued bombing Instagram with their cutesy pictures ever since then.
The pair has been spotted on various occasions and also attended few red carpets together. On July 17, 2021, Royce Pierreson Instagrammed a picture with his partner Herron, where they were seen seated next to each other inside a car.
The shared photo was complemented with a sweet caption that read,
“To my everything <3 happy delayed wedding day. Sucks we couldn't do it this year, but we go bigger and better next year! You make me a better person every day, I'm so lucky I get to spend my life with you <3 I want to give you the world <3.”
Royce shared a picture with his to-be-wedded girlfriend, Natalie, on his 30th birthday (Source: Instagram)
The couple also co-founded a company, Another Method Production together, talk about relationship goals!
Their Company emphasizes bringing different untold stories and alternative voices to the audience’s eyes. The mission of the company is to empower storytellers and create beautifully crafted dynamic content.
He even bought his first flat with his wife-to-be in December 2020 amidst the pandemic. The duo is set to get married next year, and their admirers worldwide are as excited as ever for it to happen.
A Short Bio & Net Worth
Royce Pierreson was born on April 1st, 1989, in Cornwall, England. He attended Plymouth City College to study drama and later went to Royal Welsh College Of Drama And Music. The actor from Caucasian ethnicity stands at a towering height of 6 feet and 3 inches and weighs 156 lbs as of 2021.
The Irregulars star made his initial buzz after he made an appearance in a biopic, Judy. Ever since then, Pierreson has earned more than 30 acting credits which include hits like: The Witcher, Hitman 3, The Irregulars, Wanderlust, etc. The British actor has amassed a net worth of more than $5 million from his flourishing acting career.
His recent roles and acting forte that he displayed have made his fans rest assured that he will cement his name as one of the best actors in the coming days.