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Charles Dance

Walter Charles Dance, OBE (born 10 October 1946) is an English actor, screenwriter and director. Dance typically plays assertive bureaucrats or villains. His most famous roles are Guy Perron in The Jewel in the Crown, Dr Clemens, the doctor of penitentiary Fury 161, who becomes Ellen Ripley's confidante in Alien 3 (1992) and the one-eyed hitman Mr Benedict, a villain in Last Action Hero (1993). Dance was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) on 17 June 2006. Description above from the Wikipedia article Charles Dance, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Oct 10, 1946 In Birmingham, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
114
First Appeared:
In the movie Enemy of Man
Latest Project:
Series Murder Rooms: The Dark Beginnings of Sherlock Holmes 2018
Known For
Poster of Woman in Gold
Poster of Dracula Untold
Poster of Merlin
Poster of Scoop
Filmography

Enemy of Man (2018)

Movie
as Duncan
10 1 votes

Murder Rooms: The Dark Beginnings of Sherlock Holmes (2018)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Euphoria (2018)

Drama
Movie

Resonance (2018)

Series
as Unknown

Journey to China: The Iron Mask Mystery (2017)

Movie

Despite the Falling Snow (2016)

Drama Mystery Romance Thriller
Movie
as Old Alexander
4.4 11 votes

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016)

Romance Horror Comedy Thriller
Movie
as Mr. Bennet
5.3 447 votes

Underworld: Blood Wars (2016)

Action Horror
Movie
as Thomas
4.9 1056 votes

Ghostbusters (2016)

Action Fantasy
Movie
as Harold Filmore
5.3 1487 votes

Me Before You (2016)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Stephen Traynor
7.5 1496 votes

Game of Thrones The IMAX Experience (Season 4, Episodes 9 and 10) (2015)

Drama Fantasy Action
Movie
as Tywin Lannister
8.6 14 votes

Admiral (2015)

Adventure Action Drama History
Movie
as King Charles II
6.4 35 votes

Child 44 (2015)

Crime Thriller
Movie
as Major Grachev
5.9 423 votes

Woman in Gold (2015)

Drama
Movie
as Sherman
7.2 337 votes

And Then There Were None (2015)

Drama Mystery
Series
as Justice Lawrence Wargrave
7.4 47 votes

Childhood's End (2015)

Thriller TV Movie Science Fiction Drama
Movie
as Karellen
6.5 47 votes

And Then There Were None (2015)

Mystery Drama
Movie
as Justice Lawrence Wargrave
7.8 48 votes

Childhood's End (2015)

Science Fiction
Series
as Karellen
7.1 25 votes

Deadline Gallipoli (2015)

Drama
Series
as Sir Ian Hamilton
9 1 votes

Victor Frankenstein (2015)

Drama Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Frankenstein
5.6 503 votes

Forbidden Kingdom (2014)

Thriller Adventure Mystery Fantasy
Movie
as Lord Dudley
4.9 57 votes

Retrospective (2014)

Movie
as Jonathan Hoyle

The Great Fire (2014)

Drama History
Movie
as Lord Denton
3.5 2 votes

The Imitation Game (2014)

History Drama Thriller War
Movie
as Commander Denniston
8 4162 votes

Dracula Untold (2014)

Horror Action Drama Fantasy War
Movie
as Master Vampire
6.1 1871 votes

Game of Thrones: Complete History and Lore Part III (2013)

Action Adventure Animation Documentary Fantasy
Movie
as Tywin Lannister (voice)
10 3 votes

Patrick (2013)

Horror Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Doctor Roget
4.6 46 votes

Justin and the Knights of Valour (2013)

Animation Adventure
Movie
as Legantir (voice)
5.4 67 votes

Underworld: Awakening (2012)

Fantasy Action Horror
Movie
as Thomas
6 1577 votes

St George's Day (2012)

Action Crime Thriller
Movie
as Trenchard
5.1 8 votes

Secret State (2012)

Drama Thriller
Series
as John Hodder
6 1 votes

Midnight's Children (2012)

Drama
Movie
as William Methwold
5.1 12 votes

The Mapmaker (2012)

Drama
Movie
as Rowan
6 1 votes

There Be Dragons (2011)

Drama
Movie
as Solono
5.8 19 votes

Ironclad (2011)

Romance Adventure Action History
Movie
as Stephen Langton, Archbishop of Canterbury
6.1 178 votes

Your Highness (2011)

Action Adventure Comedy Fantasy
Movie
as King Tallious
5.2 401 votes

Game of Thrones (2011)

Action & Adventure Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Tywin Lannister
8.0 1991 votes

Neverland (2011)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
6.3 16 votes

Neverland (2011)

Adventure Fantasy Family
Movie
as Dr. Fludd
5.9 65 votes

Game of Thrones: Complete History and Lore (2011)

Action Adventure Animation Documentary Fantasy
Movie
as Tywin Lannister (voice)
7.3 3 votes

Rosamunde Pilcher: Vier Frauen (2011)

Drama
Series
as Edmund Aird

The Clerk's Tale (2010)

Movie
as Ralph

Strike Back (2010)

Action Adventure Drama
Series
as Conrad Knox
7.6 48 votes

Going Postal (2010)

Comedy
Series
as Lord Vetinari
9.5 1 votes

Drama Trails (2010)

Series
as Unknown

Paris Connections (2010)

Mystery Romance Thriller
Movie
as Aleksandr Borinski

Going Postal (2010)

Fantasy Comedy Science Fiction
Movie
as Lord Vetinari
6.7 43 votes

Trinity (2009)

Drama
Series
6 1 votes

Merlin (2008)

Action & Adventure Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Aredian
6.1 73 votes

Dickens' Secret Lover (2008)

Movie
as Himself - Presenter

Fallen Angel (2007)

Drama
Series

Fallen Angel (2007)

Mystery Crime Drama
Movie
as David Byfield
5 1 votes

The Contractor (2007)

Action Adventure Drama Thriller
Movie
as DCS Andrew Windsor
5.5 26 votes

Consenting Adults (2007)

Drama
Movie
as Jack Wolfenden

Twice Upon a Time (2006)

Comedy
Movie
as Moderator
8 2 votes

Scoop (2006)

Comedy Mystery
Movie
as Mt Malcolm
6.3 271 votes

The One Show (2006)

News
Series
as Unknown
6.5 4 votes

Starter for 10 (2006)

Drama Comedy Romance
Movie
as Michael Harbinson
6.7 88 votes

Fingersmith (2005)

Drama
Series
7.2 6 votes

Bleak House (2005)

Drama
Series
as Mr. Tulkinghorn
8.6 4 votes

Titanic: Birth of a Legend (2005)

Documentary Drama
Movie
as Narrator (voice)

Fingersmith (2005)

Crime Drama Romance
Movie
as Mr. Chistopher Lilly
6 2 votes

To the Ends of the Earth (2005)

Drama
Series
as Sir Henry Somerset
4.8 2 votes

Don Bosco (2004)

Adventure Family History TV Movie
Movie
as Marchese Clementi
5.1 4 votes

Henry VIII (2003)

Drama History Romance
Movie
as Duke of Buckingham
5.7 8 votes

Wreckage and Rage: Making 'Alien³' (2003)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself (Archival)
7.8 8 votes

Swimming Pool (2003)

Thriller Crime
Movie
as John Bosload
6.4 115 votes

Ali G Indahouse (2002)

Comedy
Movie
as Deputy Prime Minister David Carlton
6 245 votes

Foyle's War (2002)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.1 22 votes

Black and White (2002)

Drama
Movie
as Roderic Chamberlain
5.3 2 votes

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (2001)

Drama
Movie
as Ralph Nickleby
3 2 votes

Dark Blue World (2001)

Action Drama War
Movie
as Wing Commander Bentley
6.7 19 votes

Alien Evolution (2001)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself / Clemens
6 9 votes

Jurij (2001)

Movie

Gosford Park (2001)

Drama Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Lord Raymond Stockbridge
6.9 187 votes

Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) (2000)

Action & Adventure Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.5 2 votes

Don't Go Breaking My Heart (1999)

Comedy Romance Foreign
Movie
as Frank
3.8 2 votes

Hilary and Jackie (1998)

Music Drama
Movie
as Derek Du Pré
6.1 17 votes

The Blood Oranges (1998)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Cyril
6 1 votes

Rebecca (1997)

Drama
Series
as Maxim de Winter

Rebecca (1997)

Drama Thriller Mystery Romance Foreign
Movie
as Maxim de Winter
5.3 2 votes

Trial & Retribution (1997)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
6 1 votes

In the Presence of Mine Enemies (1997)

War Drama
Movie
as Captain Richter
6 1 votes

Michael Collins (1996)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Soames
6.6 79 votes

Undertow (1996)

Drama Action Thriller
Movie
as Lyle Yates
7 4 votes

Space Truckers (1996)

Comedy Science Fiction Thriller Adventure
Movie
as Nabel / Macanudo
5.5 31 votes

The Surgeon (1995)

Horror Science Fiction
Movie
as Dr. Ed Mittlesbay
6.6 5 votes

China Moon (1994)

Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Rupert Munro
5.4 10 votes

Shortcut to Paradise (1994)

Thriller
Movie
as Quinn

Century (1993)

Romance Drama
Movie
as Professor Mandry
5 1 votes

Last Action Hero (1993)

Adventure Fantasy Action Comedy Family
Movie
as Benedict
6 530 votes

Alien³ (1992)

Science Fiction Action Horror
Movie
as Clemens
6.1 1153 votes

The Phantom of the Opera (1990)

Drama Music
Series
as The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera (1990)

Music Drama Horror Romance TV Movie
Movie
as Erik The Phantom of the Opera
2.5 2 votes

Goldeneye (1989)

Movie
as Ian Fleming
5.6 12 votes

Pascali's Island (1988)

Drama
Movie
as Anthony Bowles
6 2 votes

Out of the Shadows (1988)

TV Movie Thriller
Movie
as Michael Hayden

Good Morning, Babylon (1987)

Romance Drama
Movie
as D.W. Griffith
5.8 4 votes

Out on a Limb (1987)

Movie
as Gerry Stamford

White Mischief (1987)

Thriller Crime Drama Romance
Movie
as Josslyn Hay
5.6 11 votes

The Golden Child (1986)

Action Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Sardo Numspa
5.5 229 votes

The McGuffin (1986)

Movie

Plenty (1985)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Raymond Brock
5.7 6 votes

The Jewel in the Crown (1984)

Drama
Series
as Guy Perron

The Jewel in the Crown (1984)

TV Movie Drama History Romance War
Movie
as Guy Perron
7 3 votes

Nancy Astor (1982)

Movie
as Edward Hartford-Jones

Little Eyolf (1982)

Drama
Movie
as Borghejm

For Your Eyes Only (1981)

Adventure Action Thriller
Movie
as Claus
6.2 370 votes

Tales of the Unexpected (1979)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.6 12 votes

Raffles (1977)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8 1 votes

Edward the Seventh (1975)

Drama
Series
as Prince Eddy
7.7 3 votes

Father Brown (1974)

Mystery Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown

Play for Today (1970)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
9 1 votes

Natural World (1967)

Documentary
Series
as Unknown
8.6 6 votes