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Mark Sheehan Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Mark Sheehan Quick Info
Height 5 ft 11 in
Weight 76 kg
Date of Birth October 29, 1976
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Date of Death April 14, 2023

Mark Sheehan was a talented Irish musician, songwriter, and producer. He was recognized as the lead guitarist of the popular Irish alternative rock-pop band, The Script. Before The Script, he was one of the original members of the pop boy band Mytown. He was known for songs like Hall of Fame, If You Could See Me Now, Before the Worst, Breakeven, For the First Time, Freedom Child, Arms Open, The Man Who Can’t Be Moved, and Superheroes, among others. He had written and produced songs for Britney Spears, Boyz II Men, and TLC.

Born Name

Mark Sheehan

Nick Name

Mark

Mark Sheehan in a selfie as seen in March 2014
Mark Sheehan in a selfie as seen in March 2014 (Mark Sheehan / Twitter)

Age

Mark Sheehan was born on October 29, 1976.

Died

Mark Sheehan passed away on April 14, 2023, at the age of 46 after a brief illness.

Sun Sign

Scorpio

Born Place

Dublin, Ireland

Residence

  • Dublin, Ireland
  • London, England, United Kingdom

Nationality

Irish

 

Occupation

Musician, Songwriter, Producer

Family

  • Father – Gerard Sheehan

Manager

Mark Sheehan can be reached through Hall or Nothing Management, James Grant Group Ltd., Music Artist Management Company, London, United Kingdom.

Genre

Pop, Soft Rock, Pop Rock, Alternative Rock

Instruments

Lead Guitar, Vocals

Labels

  • Phonogenic Records
  • Epic Records
  • RCA Records
  • Columbia Records

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm

Weight

76 kg or 167.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Mark Sheehan had dated –

  1. Rina Sheehan – Mark was in a relationship with Rina, who’s also from Dublin. The couple later married and had 3 children – sons Cameron and Lil, and daughter Avery.
Mark Sheehan during a performance in March 2009
Mark Sheehan during a performance in March 2009 (Alterna2 / Flickr / CC BY-2.0)

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Bald

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Red Beard
  • Shaved head
  • Serious face
Mark Sheehan as seen in May 2014
Mark Sheehan as seen in May 2014 (Mark Sheehan / Twitter)

Best Known For

Having served as the lead guitarist of the Irish pop alternative rock band The Script and writing, producing, and performing hit songs like Hall of Fame, If You Could See Me Now, Before the Worst, Breakeven, For the First Time, Freedom Child, Arms Open, Man On a Wire, The Man Who Can’t Be Moved, and Superheroes, among others

First Album

In 2000, Mark, as a part of the Irish boy band, Mytown came out with a self-titled debut album Mytown through Universal Music Group in Ireland. The album was recorded between 1997 and 1999 and was released in 2000. The album had 13 original songs.

As a member of The Script, he released the debut self-titled album, The Script in August 2008.

First TV Show

In 2008, he made his first TV show appearance on the comedy talk show The Charlotte Church Show as a member of The Script band.

Mark Sheehan Favorite Things

  • Chord – C chord
  • Band – The Police
  • Season – Summer

SourceMusic Radar, YouTube, YouTube

Mark Sheehan at the 2015 Pinkpop Festival
Mark Sheehan at the 2015 Pinkpop Festival (Wer-Al Zwowe / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Mark Sheehan Facts

  1. His father died when he was 14 years old.
  2. He became interested in music through dance and learned hip-hop by watching MTV.
  3. At the age of 17, he started teaching hip-hop at the Digges Lane performing arts school in Dublin.
  4. His first band was the Irish pop group called Mytown that also included his now The Script bandmate Danny O’Donoghue.
  5. Mark, along with Danny, owned a music production company called MadNotesProdutions.
  6. He had written and produced songs for artists like Britney Spears, Boyz II Men, and TLC.
  7. His first guitar was Taylor 514 acoustic which he bought in the UK, which later got stolen.
  8. If the building’s burning down, the one guitar he would save is his Goldtop Les Paul.
  9. If he could have a guitar lesson from one guitarist, dead or alive, he would have taken it from Bob Marley.
  10. One film that he could watch over and over again was Dumb and Dumber (1994).
  11. He preferred chocolate more than vanilla.
  12. He considered himself more of a dog person.
  13. Mark was an early riser.
  14. Visit his band’s official website @ thescriptmusic.com.

Featured Image by Wer-Al Zwowe / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0

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