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Ian Charleson



An architecture student at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland-born Ian Charleson switched to drama at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. A lengthy sojourn with the Royal Shakespeare Company led to a film career in 1978. Charleson is best known for his performance as the devoutly religious Olympic runner Eric Liddell in the Oscar-winning Chariots of Fire. Ian Charleson died of AIDS in 1990, at the age of 40.

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet All's Well That Ends Well
  • Bertram
2012
No Score Yet Carols from Christchurch, Oxford
  • Actor
1995
No Score Yet Codename: Kyril
  • Kyril
1989
No Score Yet Troubles
  • Actor
1988
85% Terror at the Opera
  • Marco
1987
No Score Yet Car Trouble
  • Gerald
1986
69% Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes
  • Brown
1984
No Score Yet Louisiana
  • Clarence Dandridge
1984
No Score Yet Master of the Game
  • Actor
1984
88% Gandhi
  • Charlie Andrews
1982
83% Chariots of Fire
  • Eric Liddell
1981
No Score Yet Antony and Cleopatra
  • Octavius Caesar
1981
No Score Yet Jubilee
  • Angel
1978

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