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Iain Glen


Iain Glen is a Scottish actor, who was born on June 24, 1961 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was educated at the Edinburgh Academy, an independent school for boys (now co-educational), followed by the University of Aberdeen. He graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, where he was the winner of the Bancroft Gold Medal. He has appeared onstage ... See full bio »

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Known For

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones Jorah Mormont
(2011-2017)
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider Manfred Powell
(2001)
Resident Evil: Extinction
(2007)
The Iron Lady
The Iron Lady Alfred Roberts
(2011)

Filmography

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 2018 The Flood (post-production)
Philip
 2017 What About Love (post-production)
American Ambassador
 2016-2017 Cleverman (TV Series)
Jarrod Slade
- Borrowed Time (2017) ... Jarrod Slade
- Skin (2017) ... Jarrod Slade
- Muya (2017) ... Jarrod Slade
- Dark Clouds (2017) ... Jarrod Slade
- Bindawu (2017) ... Jarrod Slade
 2016-2017 Delicious (TV Series)
Leo Vincent
- Episode #1.4 (2017) ... Leo Vincent
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Leo Vincent
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Leo Vincent
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Leo Vincent
 2016 Jack Taylor: In Purgatory
Jack Taylor
 2016 Jack Taylor: Nemesis
Jack Taylor
 2016 Jack Taylor: Cross (TV Movie)
Jack Taylor
 2016 Dusty and Me
Mickey the Bubble
 2015 Air Ambulance ER (TV Series)
Narrator (2015-)
 2014 The Red Tent (TV Mini-Series)
Jacob
- Part 2 (2014) ... Jacob
- Part 1 (2014) ... Jacob
 2014 Masterpiece Mystery (TV Series)
 2013 Breathless (TV Series)
Inspector Ronald Mulligan
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Inspector Ronald Mulligan
- Episode #1.5 (2013) ... Inspector Ronald Mulligan
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Inspector Ronald Mulligan
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Inspector Ronald Mulligan
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Inspector Ronald Mulligan
 2013 Kick-Ass 2
Uncle Ralph
 2013 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
Doctor Willoughby
- Elephants Can Remember (2013) ... Doctor Willoughby
 2012-2013 Prisoners Wives (TV Series)
Paul
- Episode #2.4 (2013) ... Paul
- Episode #2.3 (2013) ... Paul
- Episode #2.2 (2013) ... Paul
- Episode #2.1 (2013) ... Paul
- Episode #1.6 (2012) ... Paul
 2013 Jack Taylor: Priest (TV Movie)
Jack Taylor
 2013 Ripper Street (TV Series)
Madoc Faulkner
- The Weight of One Man's Heart (2013) ... Madoc Faulkner
 2012 Haven (TV Series)
Roland Holloway
- Real Estate (2012) ... Roland Holloway
 2012 The Hollow Crown (TV Series)
Warwick
- Henry IV, Part 2 (2012) ... Warwick
 2010 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Octavian
- Flesh and Stone (2010) ... Octavian
 2009 Eadar-Chluich (TV Series)
 2009 Into the Storm (TV Movie)
King George VI
 2009 Law & Order: UK (TV Series)
Luke Slade
- Unsafe (2009) ... Luke Slade
 2009 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Mini-Series)
Otto Frank
- May 1944 (2009) ... Otto Frank
- June 1943 (2009) ... Otto Frank
- November 1942 (2009) ... Otto Frank
- October 1942 (2009) ... Otto Frank
 2008 Slapper (Short)
Red / Michael Simmons
 2007 Starting Over (TV Movie)
Gregor Dewhurst
 2007 The Relief of Belsen (TV Movie)
James Johnston
 2007 Mrs. Ratcliffe's Revolution
Frank Ratcliffe
 2006 Small Engine Repair
Doug
 2005 Vagabond Shoes (Short)
Alec Murray
 2005 Tara Road
Danny Lynch
 2005 Kidnapped (TV Movie)
Alan Breck
 2005 Man to Man
Alexander Auchinleck
 2003 Carla (TV Movie)
Daniel
 2003 Song for a Raggy Boy
Brother John
 2002 Darkness
Mark
 2002 Impact (TV Movie)
Marcus Hodge
 2001 Gabriel & Me
Dad
 2000 Anchor Me (TV Movie)
Nathan Carter
 2000 Beautiful Creatures
Tony
 2000/I Paranoid
Stan
 2000 The Wyvern Mystery (TV Movie)
Charles Fairfield
 1999 Wives and Daughters (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Preston
- Episode #1.4 (1999) ... Mr. Preston
- Episode #1.3 (1999) ... Mr. Preston
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Mr. Preston
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... Mr. Preston
 1997 Painted Lady (TV Movie)
Sebastian Stafford
 1996 Death of a Salesman (TV Movie)
Biff
 1994 Missus (TV Movie)
Father Pietro Salviati, Missus
 1993 The Young Americans
Edward Foster
 1992 Screen One (TV Series)
Commander Powell / Adam Bede
- Black and Blue (1992) ... Commander Powell
- Adam Bede (1992) ... Adam Bede
 1992 Frankie's House (TV Movie)
Tim Page
 1991 30 Door Key
Joey
 1990 Silent Scream
Larry Winters - Special Unit Inmate
 1990 Fools of Fortune
Willie Quinton
 1986-1989 Screen Two (TV Series)
Ray / Sailor / Allan Innes
- The Picnic (1989) ... Ray
- Will You Love Me Tomorrow (1987) ... Sailor
- Blood Hunt (1986) ... Allan Innes
 1988 Paris by Night
Wallace Sharp
 1988 Gorillas in the Mist
Brendan
 1988 The Fear (TV Series)
Carl Galton
- Episode #1.5 (1988) ... Carl Galton
- Episode #1.4 (1988) ... Carl Galton
- Episode #1.3 (1988) ... Carl Galton
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Carl Galton
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Carl Galton
 1986 Taggart (TV Series)
Scott Adair
- Knife Edge (1986) ... Scott Adair
 1983 Ring of Keys (TV Movie)
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Other Works:

Played "Judge Brack" in "Hedda Gabler", a play by Henrik Ibsen, directed by Richard Eyre, at the Almeida Theatre/Duke Of York's Theatre, London (2005). See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ian Glen

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

You really are being quite foolish to smoke. See more »

Trivia:

Son Finlay was born in 1994. See more »

Trademark:

Gravelly voice See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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