Roger Allam

Highest Rated: 97% Ethel & Ernest (2016)
Birthday: Oct 26, 1953
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

CREDIT
57% The Hippopotamus Ted Wallace 2017
No Score Yet The Truth Commissioner Henry Stanfield 2016
97% Ethel & Ernest Doctor 2016
89% The Lady In The Van Rufus 2015
73% A Royal Night Out Stan $1.7M 2015
88% Mr. Holmes Dr. Barrie $14.2M 2015
No Score Yet The Tempest Prospero 2014
46% The Book Thief Death Narrator 2013
89% The Angels' Share Thaddeus $0.7M 2013
66% The Woman in Black Bentley $54.4M 2012
52% The Iron Lady Gordon Reece $30M 2012
33% 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
40% Speed Racer Royalton $44M 2008
89% The Wind That Shakes the Barley Sir John Hamilton $1.8M 2007
97% The Queen Sir Robin Janvrin $56.3M 2006
72% V for Vendetta Lewis Prothero $70.6M 2006
89% 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
93% 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

CREDIT
83% Endeavour
2013
DI Fred Thursday
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 213
93% The Missing
2014-2016
Brigadier Adrian Stone
  • 2017
  • 2014
No Score Yet Great Performances
2000
  • 2014
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2014
DI Fred Thursday Alastair Graeme
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2003
69% Parade's End
2013
General Campion
  • 2013
89% Game of Thrones
2011
Illyrio Mopatis
  • 2011
No Score Yet MI-5
2003-2011
Paul Millington
  • 2009
No Score Yet Mystery!
1980-2007
Simon Featherstonehaugh Cornford
  • 2006
  • 1998
No Score Yet Ashes to Ashes
2008-2010
85% The Thick of It
2005-2012
Peter Mannion

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