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Roger Allam

Highest Rated:   97% The Queen (2006)
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Birthplace:   London, England, UK
Was born in a rectory where his father was a vicar. Inspired to act after seeing plays at The Old Vic theatre in London, England as a boy. One of his earliest roles was the part of a pair of talking testicles in a surreal radio play. Joined the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1981. Played Inspector Javert in the original West End production of Les Misérables in 1985. Shaved off all of his body hair for his role in Privates On Parade in 2001. Appeared in his first pantomime in 2004 playing Abbanazar in Aladdin alongside Ian McKellan.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
45% The Hippopotamus
  • Ted Wallace
2017
No Score Yet The Truth Commissioner
  • Henry Stanfield
2016
94% Ethel & Ernest
  • Doctor
2016
90% The Lady In The Van
  • Rufus
2015
75% A Royal Night Out
  • Stan
$1.7M 2015
88% Mr. Holmes
  • Dr. Barrie
$14.2M 2015
No Score Yet Shakespeare's Globe Theatre: The Taming Of The Shrew
  • Prospero
2014
46% The Book Thief
  • DeathNarrator
2013
88% The Angels' Share
  • Thaddeus
$0.7M 2013
66% The Woman in Black
  • Bentley
$54.4M 2012
51% The Iron Lady
  • Gordon Reece
$30M 2012
32% Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
  • Prime Minister Henry Pelham
$241.1M 2011
No Score Yet Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Concert
  • Actor
$0.4M 2010
65% Tamara Drewe
  • Nicholas Hardiment
$0.6M 2010
38% Inkheart
  • Narrator
$17.3M 2009
No Score Yet Margaret
  • John Wakeham
2009
39% Speed Racer
  • Royalton
$44M 2008
88% The Wind That Shakes the Barley
  • Sir John Hamilton
$1.8M 2007
97% The Queen
  • Sir Robin Janvrin
$56.3M 2006
73% V for Vendetta
  • Lewis Prothero
$70.5M 2006
90% Tristram Shandy: A Cock & Bull Story
  • Adrian
$1.2M 2005
No Score Yet Tennessee Williams' The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
  • Christopher
2003
No Score Yet Stranded
  • Actor
2002
No Score Yet Stranded
  • Anthony Blunt
2001
92% RKO 281
  • Walt Disney
1999
No Score Yet Ending Up
  • Actor
1991
No Score Yet The Investigation: Inside a Terrorist Bombing
  • Charles Tremayne
1990
No Score Yet The Misadventures of Mr. Wilt
  • Dave
1989

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
96% The Missing
2014-2016
  • Brigadier Adrian Stone
  • 2017
  • 2014
No Score Yet Endeavour
2013-2016
  • DI Fred Thursday
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 213
No Score Yet Great Performances
2000
  • Actor
  • 2014
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2015
  • DI Fred Thursday Alastair Graeme
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2003
68% Parade's End
2013
  • General Campion
  • 2013
95% Game of Thrones
2011
  • Illyrio Mopatis
  • 2011
No Score Yet MI-5
2003-2011
  • Paul Millington
  • 2009
No Score Yet Ashes to Ashes
2008-2010
  • Actor
No Score Yet The Thick of It
2005-2012
  • Peter Mannion

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