Charles Dance

Charles Dance


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 10-10-1946
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Redditch, Worcestershire, Engeland, UK
  • Also Known As:

    Charlz Dens
    Τσαρλς Ντανς

  • Popularity: 4.35
  • Homepage: N/A


Charles Dance (born October 10, 1946) is an English actor, screenwriter and director. He typically plays assertive bureaucrats or villains. He is probably most famous for his roles in Game of Thrones, The Jewel in the Crown, Alien 3 and for playing the one-eyed hitman Mr Benedict in Last Action Hero. Charles was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) on 17 June 2006.




Year Movie Character
1989 Goldeneye as Ian Fleming
1997 The Blood Oranges as Cyril
1988 First Born as Edward Forester
1986 The Golden Child as Sardo Numspa
1987 White Mischief as Josslyn Hay
1997 In the Presence of Mine Enemies as Captain Richter
2012 St George's Day as Trenchard
1988 Pascali's Island as Anthony Bowles
1986 The McGuffin
2013 Patrick as Doctor Roget
2001 Jurij
2005 Titanic: Birth of a Legend as Narrator (voice)
1993 Century as Professor Mandry
1988 Out of the Shadows as Michael Hayden
2002 Black and White as Roderic Chamberlain
2012 The Mapmaker as Rowan
1994 Shortcut to Paradise as Quinn
2014 Retrospective as Jonathan Hoyle
2010 The Clerk's Tale as Ralph
2008 Dickens' Secret Lover as Himself - Presenter
1994 Kabloonak as Robert Flaherty
1987 Hidden City as James Richards
2010 Rosamunde Pilcher: Shades of Love-A Healing Heart
2011 Rosamunde Pilcher: Shades of Love-The Reunion
2011 Rosamunde Pilcher: Shades of Love-The Scandal
1984 Rainy Day Women as John Truman
2012 The Door as Thomas Arlington
2018 Spitfire as Narrator (voice)
2017 Wimbledon Official Film 2017 as Narrator
1999 Chrono-Perambulator as James 'Dougie' Douglas
1992 La valle di pietra as Surveyor
2003 Swimming Pool as John Bosload
1992 Alien³ as Jonathan Clemens
1994 China Moon as Rupert Munro
1999 Don't Go Breaking My Heart as Frank
2004 Saint John Bosco Mission to Love as Marchese Clementi
2007 Consenting Adults as Jack Wolfenden
1970 Enemy of Man as Duncan
2001 The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby as Ralph Nickleby
2002 Ali G Indahouse as Deputy Prime Minister David Carlton
2016 Despite the Falling Snow as Old Alexander Ivanov
2021 Fanny Lye Deliver'd as John Lye
2021 The Book of Vision as Dr. Johan Anmuth
1998 What Rats Won't Do as Gerald Burton Jr
1970 The Liar as Tickford
2014 Dracula Untold as Master Vampire
1996 Space Truckers as Nabel / Macanudo
1996 Undertow as Lyle Yates
2016 Me Before You as Stephen Traynor
2018 Euphoria as Mr. Daren
2019 Iron Mask as Lord Dudley
1970 Against the Ice
2001 Gosford Park as Raymond Stockbridge
1998 Hilary and Jackie as Derek Du Pré
2007 The Contractor as DCS Andrew Windsor
1982 Little Eyolf as Borghejm
2015 Admiral as King Charles II
2006 Scoop as Mr. Malcolm
2015 Victor Frankenstein as Frankenstein
2010 The Commuter as The Traffic Warden
1970 Viy 3: Travel to India
1993 Last Action Hero as Benedict
2012 Underworld: Awakening as Thomas
1995 The Surgeon as Dr. Ed Mittlesbay
2001 Alien Evolution as Himself / Clemens
2015 Woman in Gold as Sherman
2017 That Good Night as The Visitor
2018 Happy New Year, Colin Burstead as Uncle Bertie
2013 Speeches That Shook the World as Self
2018 Johnny English Strikes Again as Agent Seven
2006 Twice Upon a Time as Moderator
2001 Dark Blue World as Wing Commander Bentley
2011 Ironclad as Stephen Langton, Archbishop of Canterbury
2014 The Imitation Game as Commander Denniston
2015 Game of Thrones The IMAX Experience as Tywin Lannister
2012 Midnight's Children as William Methwold
2016 Pride and Prejudice and Zombies as Mr. Bennet
2016 Ghostbusters as Harold Fillmore
2010 Rosamunde Pilcher: Shades of Love-Family Secret
1985 Plenty as Raymond Brock
2013 Justin and the Knights of Valour as Legantir (voice)
2019 Godzilla: King of the Monsters as Alan Jonah
2011 There Be Dragons as Solono
2010 Paris Connections as Aleksandr Borinski
1980 Dreams of Leaving as Colin
2021 The King's Man as Arthur
2007 Intervention
1996 Michael Collins as Soames
2011 Your Highness as King Tallious
2015 Child 44 as Major Grachev
2016 Underworld: Blood Wars as Thomas
1987 Good Morning, Babylon as D.W. Griffith
2006 Starter for 10 as Michael Harbinson
2020 Mank as William Randolph Hearst
1981 For Your Eyes Only as Claus
2003 Wreckage and Rage: Making 'Alien³' as Self (archive footage)
2014 Forbidden Empire as Lord Dudley
2002 The Making of 'Gosford Park' as Himself (uncredited)
2018 The Muppets Take The O2 as Himself
2020 Death to 2020 as Self (archive footage)
2004 Ladies in Lavender
2004 Ladies in Lavender
2004 Ladies in Lavender
Photo Name Department
2006 The One Show (1 episode)
2005 Bleak House (15 episode) as Mr. Tulkinghorn
1984 The Jewel in the Crown (14 episode) as Guy Perron
2008 Merlin (1 episode) as Aredian
1997 Trial & Retribution (2 episode)
2005 Fingersmith (3 episode) as Mr. Chistopher Lilly
1983 Natural World (1 episode)
2011 Neverland (2 episode) as Dr. Fludd
1979 Tales of the Unexpected (1 episode) as Robert Smythe
2002 Foyle's War (1 episode)
2000 Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) (1 episode)
2010 Strike Back (10 episode) as Conrad Knox
2009 Trinity (8 episode)
2007 Fallen Angel (3 episode) as David Byfield
2010 Going Postal (2 episode) as Lord Vetinari
1977 Raffles (1 episode)
1970 Play for Today (1 episode)
1997 Rebecca (2 episode) as Maxim de Winter
1974 Father Brown (1 episode)
2010 Drama Trails (1 episode)
2012 Secret State (4 episode) as John Hodder
2011 Game of Thrones (50 episode) as Tywin Lannister
2015 Childhood's End (3 episode) as Karellen
1990 The Phantom of the Opera (2 episode) as The Phantom of the Opera
2015 And Then There Were None (3 episode) as Justice Lawrence Wargrave
1975 Edward the Seventh (2 episode) as Prince Eddy
2015 Deadline Gallipoli (2 episode) as Sir Ian Hamilton
2011 Rosamunde Pilcher: Vier Frauen (4 episode) as Edmund Aird
1978 An Audience with... (1 episode) as Himself
2005 To the Ends of the Earth (3 episode) as Sir Henry Somerset
2016 Savage Kingdom (19 episode) as Narrator
2014 The Great Fire (4 episode) as Lord Denton
1982 Nancy Astor (9 episode) as Edward Hartford-Jones
1987 Out on a Limb (2 episode) as Gerry Stamford
2003 Henry VIII (2 episode)
2018 The Woman in White (5 episode) as Frederick Fairlie
2019 The Widow (8 episode) as Martin Benson
1988 First Born (3 episode)
2020 The Singapore Grip (6 episode) as Mr Webb
2018 The Little Drummer Girl (6 episode) as Commander Picton
2018 Hang Ups (2 episode) as Jeremy Pitt
1970 The Sandman (0 episode) as Roderick Burgess
1977 The Professionals (1 episode) as Parker
2016 The Crown (5 episode) as Lord Mountbatten
2001 Murder Rooms: Mysteries of the Real Sherlock Holmes (2 episode) as Sir Henry Carlyle

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