Biography

Iain Glen (born 24 June 1961) is a Scottish film and stage actor.

Glen was born in Edinburgh, Scotland. He trained at RADA where he won the Bancroft Gold Medal. He was married to Susannah Harker from 1993 to 2004. They have one son, Finlay (born 1994). He is now married to Charlotte Emmerson and they have a daughter Mary (born September 2007).

It 1990, he won the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the 40th Berlin International Film Festival for his role in Silent Scream.

It was announced on August 20, 2009 that Glen would star as Ser Jorah Mormont in the HBO series A Game of Thrones, based on George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels. On February 18th, 2011, it was revealed that Glen had joined the cast of Downton Abbey for its second series, appearing as Sir Richard Carlisle.

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Iain Glen (born 24 June 1961) is a Scottish film and stage actor.

Glen was born in Edinburgh, Scotland. He trained at RADA where he won the Bancroft Gold Medal. He was married to Susannah Harker from 1993 to 2004. They have one son, Finlay (born 1994). He is now married to Charlotte Emmerson and they have a daughter Mary (born September 2007).

It 1990, he won the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the 40th Berlin International Film Festival for his role in Silent Scream.

It was announced on August 20, 2009 that Glen would star as Ser Jorah Mormont in the HBO series A Game of Thrones, based on George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels. On February 18th, 2011, it was revealed that Glen had joined the cast of Downton Abbey for its second series, appearing as Sir Richard Carlisle.

Description above from the Wikipedia Iain Glen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 70

Birthday 1961-06-24

Place of Birth Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

What About Love as American Ambassador
2018 Mrs Wilson(3 episodes) as Alec Wilson
2018 Dusty and Me as Mickey
2017 The Tigers of Scotland as Narrator
2017 My Cousin Rachel as Nick Kendall
2017 Beautiful Devils
2016 Delicious(4 episodes) as Leo
2016 Resident Evil: The Final Chapter as Dr. Isaacs
2016 Cleverman(16 episodes) as Jarrod Slade
2015 Eye in the Sky as James Willett
2015 The Bad Education Movie as Pasco Trevelyan
2014 The Red Tent(2 episodes) as Jacob
2013 Breathless(6 episodes) as Ronald Mulligan
2013 Kick-Ass 2 as Uncle Ralph
2013 CroatianFiles as Jorah Mormont
2012 The Hollow Crown(1 episode) as Warwick
2012 Prisoners' Wives(10 episodes)
2011 The Iron Lady as Alfred Roberts
2011 Borgia(2 episodes)
2011 Game of Thrones(88 episodes) as Jorah Mormont
2010 Into the Storm as King George VI
2010 Jack Taylor(9 episodes) as Jack Taylor
2009 Harry Brown as S.I. Childs
2009 Pope Joan as Village Priest
2009 The Case of Unfaithful Klara as Denis
2009 Law & Order: UK(1 episode)
2009 The Diary of Anne Frank(7 episodes) as Otto Frank
2008 Slapper as Red / Michael Simmons
2008 City of Vice(5 episodes) as John Fielding
2007 Starting Over as Gregor Dewhurst
2007 The Relief of Belsen as James Johnston
2007 Mrs. Ratcliffe's Revolution as Frank Ratcliffe
2007 Resident Evil: Extinction as Dr. Isaacs
2007 The Last Legion as Orestes
2006 Small Engine Repair as Doug
2005 Tara Road as Danny
2005 Kingdom of Heaven as Richard Coeur de Lion
2005 Man to Man as Alexander Auchinleck
2005 Doctor Who(2 episodes) as Octavian
2005 Kidnapped(3 episodes) as Breck
2004 Resident Evil: Apocalypse as Dr. Isaacs
2003 Carla as Daniel
2003 Spy Sorge as Richard Sorge
2003 Song for a Raggy Boy as Brother John
2003 The Soul Keeper as Dr. Carl Gustav Jung
2002 Darkness as Mark
2001 Gabriel & Me as Dad
2001 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider as Manfred Powell
2000 Paranoid as Stan
2000 The Wyvern Mystery as Charles Fairfield
2000 Beautiful Creatures as Tony
2000 Glasgow Kiss(6 episodes) as Stuart Morrison
1999 Wives and Daughters(8 episodes) as Mr. Preston
1998 MararĂ­a as Bertrand
1998 Painted Lady as Sebastian Stafford
1997 Trial & Retribution(2 episodes)
1996 Death of a Salesman as Biff
1993 The Young Americans as Edward Foster
1992 Black and Blue
1992 Frankie's House
1992 Adam Bede as Adam Bede
1991 30 Door Key as Joey
1991 Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead as Hamlet
1990 Mountains of the Moon as John Hanning Speke
1988 Gorillas in the Mist as Brendan
1988 Paris by Night
1988 The Fear(5 episodes) as Carl Galton
1987 Will You Love Me Tomorrow
1983 Taggart(1 episode)
1967 Natural World(1 episode)

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