"Iain Glen"



Iain Glen (born 24 June 1961) is a Scottish film, television, and stage actor. Glen is best known for his roles in the Resident Evil films and for portraying Ser Jorah Mormont on Game of Thrones.

Iain Glen was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, and educated at the Edinburgh Academy, an independent school for boys (now co-educational), followed by the University of Aberdeen. He then trained at RADA in London, where he won the Bancroft Gold Medal.

In 1990, Glen won the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the 40th Berlin International Film Festival for his role in Silent Scream. In the same year he was cast as Hamlet, Prince of Denmark in Tom Stoppard's film adaptation of his play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, which won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival. He was nominated for an Olivier Award for his performance in The Blue Room opposite Nicole Kidman.

It was announced in 2009 that Glen would star as Ser Jorah Mormont in the HBO series Game of Thrones. In 2010, he played the role of Father Octavian, leader of a sect of Clerics who were on a mission against the Weeping Angels in The Time of Angels and Flesh and Stone, a two episode story which formed part of the fifth season of the revived television series Doctor Who. He appeared in the second series of Downton Abbey, as Sir Richard Carlisle, a tabloid publisher who is a suitor to, and subsequently engaged to, Lady Mary.



In the 2012 BBC drama series Prisoners' Wives, he plays Paul, the husband of Francesca, whose comfortable life comes crashing down when he is imprisoned for drug trafficking. Also in 2012, he starred in a new 4-part BBC Radio 4 adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo, written by Sebastian Baczkiewicz, directed by Jeremy Mortimer and Sasha Yevtushenko, and with Richard Johnson as Faria, Jane Lapotaire as the aged Haydee, Toby Jones as Danglars, Zubin Varla as Fernand, Paul Rhys as Villefort and Josette Simon as Mercedes. In 2013, he played the lead in the new play Longing.

From 6 December 2013 until early January 2014 Glen starred alongside Richard McCabe in Fortune's Fool at the Old Vic, directed by Lucy Bailey. He had been due to appear in the full run until 22 February 2014. but was forced to withdraw early to recover from illness, with his role taken by his understudy Patrick Cremin and then by William Houston.

Glen is the younger brother of Hamish Glen, theatre director, artistic director of the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry, and formerly artistic director of the Dundee Repertory Theatre.

He was married to Susannah Harker from 1993 to 2004, they have one son, Finlay (born 1994). His partner is now actress Charlotte Emmerson, and they have two daughters; Mary (born September 2007) and Juliet (born 2012).


Film


YearTitleRoleNotes
1988Paris by NightWallace Sharp
Gorillas in the MistBrendan
1990Mountains of the MoonJohn Hanning Speke
Silent ScreamLarry Winters
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are DeadHamlet
Fools of FortuneWilliam Quinton
1991Adam BedeAdam BedeTV film
199230 Door KeyJoey
1993MissusFather Pietro Salviati, MissusTV film
1996Death of a SalesmanBiffTV film
The Young AmericansEdward Foster
1999MararĂ­aBertrand
2000The Wyvern MysteryCharles FairfieldTV film
Anchor MeNathan CarterTV film
Glasgow KissStuart MorrisonTV series (6 episodes)
Beautiful CreaturesTony
ParanoidStan
2001Lara Croft: Tomb RaiderManfred Powell
Gabriel & MeDad
2002impactMarcus HodgeTV film
DarknessMark
The Soul KeeperDr. Carl Gustav Jung
2003Song for a Raggy BoyBrother John
carlaDanielTV film
Spy SorgeRichard Sorge
2004Resident Evil: ApocalypseDr. Isaacs
2005Man to ManAlexander Auchinleck
Vagabond shoesAlec Murrayshort
Tara RoadDanny
Kingdom of HeavenRichard Coeur de Lion
2006Small engine repairDoug
2007The Last LegionOrestes
Starting OverGregor DewhurstTV film
The Relief of BelsenJames JohnstonTV film
Resident Evil: ExtinctionDr. Sam Isaacs/Tyrant
Mrs Ratcliffe's RevolutionFrank Ratcliffe
2008SlapperRed/Michael Simmonsshort
2009Pope JoanVillage Priest
Harry BrownS.I. Childs
Into the StormKing George VITV film
The Case of Unfaithful KlaraDenis
2010Jack Taylor: The GuardsJack TaylorTV film
2011Jack Taylor: The PikemenJack TaylorTV film
Jack Taylor: The Magdalen MartyrsJack TaylorTV film
The Iron LadyAlfred Roberts
2012Henry IV, Part IIEarl of WarwickTV film
Resident Evil: RetributionDr. IsaacsArchive footage
2013BorgiaGirolamo SavonarolaTV series (2 episodes)
Jack Taylor: The PriestJack TaylorTV film
Jack Taylor: The DramatistJack TaylorTV film
Kick-Ass 2Uncle Ralph
2014Guy Martin's SpitfireNarrator
2015Eye in the SkyJames Willett

Television


YearTitleRoleNotes
1986TaggartScott AdairTV series (1 episode: "Knife Edge")
1986-1989Screen TwoSailorTV series (3 episodes: 1986–1989)
1988The FearCarl GaltonTV series (5 episodes)
1992Frankie's HouseTim PageTelevision film
Screen OneCmdr PowellTV series (1 episode: "Black and Blue")
1997Painted LadySebastian StaffordTV film
1998Trial & RetributionDamon MortonTV series (2 episodes)
1999Wives and DaughtersMr. PrestonTV mini-series (4 episodes)
2005KidnappedAlan BreckTV film
2008City of ViceJohn FieldingTV series (5 episodes)
2009The Diary of Anne FrankOtto FrankTV miniseries (5 episodes)
Law & Order: UKLuke SladeTV series (1 episode: "Unsafe")
2010Doctor WhoFather OctavianTV series (2 episodes)
SpooksVaughan EdwardsTV series (8 episodes)
2011Strike Back: Project DawnCrawfordTV series (2 episodes)
Downton AbbeySir Richard CarlisleTV series (6 episodes)
2011–presentGame of ThronesSer Jorah MormontTV series (major role)
2012HavenRoland HollowayTV series (Episode 3.6 "Real Estate")
2012–2013Prisoners' WivesPaulTV series (10 episodes)
2013Ripper StreetColonel Madoc FaulknerTV series (Episode 5 "The Weight of One Man's Heart")
Agatha Christie's PoirotDr. David WilloughbyTV series (Episode 13.1: "Elephants Can Remember")
BreathlessInspector Ronald MulliganTV series (6 episodes)
2014The Red TentJacobTV mini-series (2 episodes)


Selected Theatre

The Man Who Had All the Luck Bristol Old Vic 1990
Hamlet, Bristol Old Vic, 1991 (Ian Charleson Award special commendation)[6]
Macbeth (1993) (Mayfest Award for Best Actor)
Henry V (1995) (Evening Standard Award nomination for Best Actor)
Martin Guerre (1996–1997) (Olivier Nomination for Best Actor in a Musical)
The Blue Room (1998) (Olivier Nomination for Best Actor. Broadway Drama League Award for Best Actor)
A Streetcar Named Desire (2002)
Hedda Gabler (2005)
The Crucible (2006) (Olivier Nomination for Best Actor)
Scenes of a Marriage (2008)
Wallenstein (2009, Minerva Theatre, Chichester) – title role
Separate Tables (2009) – roles of Mr Martin and Major Pollock – Chichester Festival Theatre
Ghosts (2010) – also directed
Uncle Vanya, The Print Room, 2012 – title role
Fortune's Fool, The Old Vic, 2013[3]
The Seagull
Here
King Lear
Coriolanus
She Stoops to Conquer
Hapgood
Road
Edward II
Small Engine Repair
The Recruiting Officer

Source : http://en.wikipedia.org/

Komentar

Postingan populer dari blog ini

"Kisah 3 Orang Tukang Bangunan"

"Sudah Berusaha Tapi Kok Susah Suksesnya? Mungkin Ini Penyebabnya"

"6 Rasa Sakit yang Lebih Menyakitkan dari Melahirkan!"