Charles Dance

Profession: Actor | Director | Screenwriter
Charles Dance
Real name: Walter Charles Dance
Birthdate: October 10, 1946
Age: 75 years
Country: United Kingdom United Kingdom
Horoscope: Libra
Stature: 1,91 m


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Charles Dance Nominations & Awards

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture WINNER
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
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 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
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 - Best Leading Actor TV - Drama NOMINATED


 - Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie NOMINATED

Critics Choice Award

 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED
Walter Charles Dance is an British Actor, Director and Screenwriter. He has won two Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) and an Critics Choice Awards. He's known for Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019), Gosford Park (2001) and The Imitation Game (2014).

All Movies of Charles Dance

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  • The King's Man
    As a collection of history's worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time to stop them.
    Character: General Kitchener
    United Kingdom  2021
  • Mank
    Follows screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz's tumultuous development of Orson Welles' iconic 1941 movie Citizen Kane.
    Character: William Randolph Hearst
    United States  2020
  • The Book of Vision
    Eva, a mysterious doctor, searches for an answer to her urgent dilemma as she unravels Dr. Anmuth's Book of Vision. Henry gets involved in her life and is forced to confront his own nature, as Eva faces the biggest decision of her
    Character: Dr. Johan Anmuth
    United Kingdom  2020
  • The Widow (TV Miniseries)
    A woman's search to uncover the mysterious disappearance of her husband leads her to the Congo, where she's forced to seek the truth about what happened to the man she loved.
    Character:  Martin Benson 7 episodes, 2019
    United Kingdom  2019
  • Fanny Lye Deliver'd
    Set on an isolated farm in Shropshire in 1657. The story of Fanny Lye, a woman who learns to transcend her oppressive marriage and discover a new world of possibility.
    Character: John Lye
    United Kingdom  2019
  • Journey to China: The Mystery of Dragon Seal
    The English traveler Jonathan Green receives from Peter the Great an order to map the Russian Far East. Once again he sets out for a long journey full of incredible adventures that will eventually lead him to China. The cartograph...
    Character: Lord Dudley
    China  2019
  • Godzilla: King of the Monsters
    "Godzilla: King of the Monsters" follows the heroic efforts of the cryptozoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra,...
    Character: Jonah Alan
    United States  2019
  • Happy New Year, Colin Burstead
    Colin hires a lavish country manor for his extended family to celebrate New Year. Unfortunately for Colin his position of power in the family is under serious threat from the arrival of his estranged brother David.
    Character: Bertie
    United Kingdom  2018
  • That Good Night
    Ralph, a once-famous screenwriter, is in his seventies and terminally ill. He has two final missions: to be reconciled to his son, Michael, and, secretly, to ensure he is not a burden to his wife, Anna, as he goes "into that
    Character: The Visitor
    United Kingdom  2017
  • Euphoria
    Sisters in conflict travelling through Europe toward a mystery destination.
    Character: Mr. Daren
    Sweden  2017
  • Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
    Five sisters in 19th century England must cope with the pressures to marry while protecting themselves from a growing population of zombies.
    Character: Mr. Bennet
    United States  2016
  • Despite the Falling Snow
    In 1950s Moscow, communist Katya secretly spies for the Americans in the Cold War arms race. When she lands her biggest assignment, stealing secrets from rising government star Alexander, the last thing she expects is to fall in l...
    Character: Old Alexander
    United Kingdom  2016
  • The Crown (TV Series)
    “The Crown” tells the story of two of the most famous addresses in the world — Buckingham Palace and 10 Downing Street — and the intrigues, love lives and machinations behind the events that shaped the second half of the 2...
    Character:  Lord Mountbatten 5 episodes, 2019-2020
    United Kingdom  2016
  • Me Before You
    A girl (Emilia Clarke) in a small town forms an unlikely bond with a recently-paralyzed young man (Sam Claflin) she's taking care of.
    Character: Stephen Traynor
    United States  2016
  • Underworld: Blood Wars
    UNDERWORLD: BLOOD WARS follows Vampire death dealer, Selene (Kate Beckinsale) as she fends off brutal attacks from both the Lycan clan and the Vampire faction that betrayed her. With her only allies, David (Theo James) and his fat...
    Character: Thomas
    United States  2016
  • Ghostbusters
    30 years after Ghostbusters took the world by storm, the beloved franchise makes its long-awaited return. Director Paul Feig brings his fresh take to the supernatural comedy, joined by some of the funniest actors working today.
    Character: Harold Filmore
    United States  2016
  • Victor Frankenstein
    Radical scientist Victor Frankenstein (McAvoy) and his equally brilliant protégé Igor Strausman (Radcliffe) share a noble vision of aiding humanity through their groundbreaking research into immortality. But Victor’s experimen...
    Character: Frankenstein
    United States  2015
  • Childhood's End (TV Miniseries)
    Written by Arthur C. Clarke and hailed as a revolutionary work of science fiction since its publishing in 1953, Childhood’s End follows the peaceful alien invasion of Earth by the mysterious “Overlords,” whose arrival begins...
    Character:  Karellen 3 episodes, 2015
    United States  2015
  • Deadline Gallipoli (TV Miniseries)
    Three journalists, Charles Bean, Ellis Ashmead Bartlett and Phillip Schuler, arrive at Gallipoli with the invading British and Allied troops in 1915. They will report the war but are prevented from getting out the true story of an...
    Character:  Sir Ian Hamilton 2 episodes, 2015
    Australia  2015
  • Child 44
    Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced MGB agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders -- a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership.
    Character: Major Grachev
    United States  2015
  • And Then There Were None (TV Miniseries)
    TV miniseries (2015). 3 episodes. It's 1939 and Europe teeters on the brink of war. Ten strangers are invited to Soldier Island, an isolated rock near the Devon coast in southern England. Cut off from the mainland, with their gene...
    Character:  Judge Lawrence Wargrave 3 episodes, 2015
    United Kingdom  2015
  • The Admiral
    When the young republic of The Netherlands is attacked by the great Kingdom of England, France and Germany and the country itself is on the brink of civil war, only one man can lead the county's strongest weapon, the Dutch fleet:
    Character: Charles II
    Netherlands (Holland)  2015
  • Woman in Gold
    In 1998, Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family.
    Character: Sherman
    United Kingdom  2015
  • Viy 3D
    Early 18th century. Cartographer Jonathan Green undertakes a scientific voyage from Europe to the East. Having passed through Transylvania and crossed the Carpathian Mountains, he finds himself in a small village lost in impassibl...
    Character: V roli lorda Dadli (as Charlz Dens)
    Russia  2014
  • The Great Fire (TV Series)
    A fascinating insight into what really happened on the night of Sunday 2nd of September 1666, the Great fire of London in which parts of the city burned for 3 days the fire started in a bakery in pudding lane with the loss of arou...
    Character:  Lord Denton 4 episodes, 2014
    United Kingdom  2014
  • Dracula Untold
    Facing threats to his kingdom and his family, Vlad Tepes looks to make a deal with dangerous supernatural forces - without succumbing to the darkness himself.
    Character: Master Vampire
    United States  2014
  • The Imitation Game
    Alan Turing was a British mathematician and codebreaker who helped the Allies to victory over Nazi Germany during World War II and was highly influential in the development of the computer through his invention of the Turing machi...
    Character: Comandante Denniston
    United Kingdom  2014
  • Patrick
    Patrick lays comatose in a small private hospital, his only action being his involuntary spitting. When a pretty young nurse, just separated from her husband, begins work at the hospital, she senses that Patrick is communicating w...
    Character: Doctor Roget
    Australia  2013
  • The Science of Doctor Who (TV)
    British physicist Brian Cox lectures on the nature of time and space, black holes, time dilation and the possibility of time travel a la Doctor Who by using experiments featuring celebrity guests, demonstrations and segments set o...
    Character: Self - Participant
    United Kingdom  2013
  • Secret State (TV Miniseries)
    In the run up to a general election, a devastating industrial accident on Teesside, UK, leaves 19 people dead and raises questions about the safety procedures of a US petrochemical company, PetroFex. The British Prime Minister cla...
    Character:  John Hodder 4 episodes, 2012
    United Kingdom  2012
  • St George's Day
    Follows two infamous London gangsters, Mickey Mannock and Ray Collishaw. Both men are top of the food chain when their world is turned upside down as they lose a shipment of the Russian Mafia's cocaine.
    Character: Trenchard
    United Kingdom  2012
  • Great West End Theatres (TV Series)
    Great West End Theatres is a documentary series of its kind to document all 40 of London's theatres, such as Her Majesty’s, Noël Coward, Palace, Piccadilly, St. Martin’s, The Ambassadors, The Prince Of Wales, Theatre Royal Dr...
    Character:  Self - Actor 3 episodes, 2012
    United Kingdom  2012
  • Midnight's Children
    Midnight's Children is an epic film from Oscar-nominated director Deepa Mehta, based on the Booker Prize winning novel by Salman Rushdie. At the stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947, as India proclaims independence from Great Bri...
    Character: William Methwold
    Canada  2012
  • Underworld: Awakening
    When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind.
    Character: Thomas
    United States  2012
  • Neverland (TV Miniseries)
    Raised on the streets of turn-of-the century London, orphaned Peter and his pals survive by their fearless wits as cunning young pickpockets. Now, they've been rounded up by their mentor Jimmy Hook to snatch a priceless, some beli...
    Character:  Doctor Richard Fludd 1 episode, 2011
    United States  2011
  • Ironclad
    Year 1215. Having been forced to sign Magna Carta, King John (Paul Giamatti) imports Danish mercenaries to punish the barons who humiliated him. William de Albany (Brian Cox) recruits Templar Thomas Marshall (James Purefoy) and a ...
    Character: Archbishop Langton
    United Kingdom  2011
  • There Be Dragons
    While researching the life of Jose María Escrivá de Balaguer, the controversial founder of Opus Dei, the young journalist Robert uncovers hidden stories of his estranged father Manolo, and is taken on a journey through the dark,...
    Character: Monsignor Solano
    United States  2011
  • Your Highness
    Throughout history, tales of chivalry have burnished the legends of brave, handsome knights who rescue fair damsels, slay dragons and conquer evil. But behind many a hero is a good-for-nothing younger brother trying just to stay o...
    Character: King Tallious
    United States  2011
  • Game of Thrones (TV Series)
    TV Series (2011-Today). An adaptation of George R. R. Martin's epic fantasy series "A Song of Ice and Fire," in which kings, queens, knights and renegades use swords and magic to battle for the throne. Seven noble famili...
    Character:  Tywin Lannister 27 episodes, 2011-2015
    United States  2011
  • Strike Back (TV Series)
    TV Series (2010-). 7 Seasons. 67 Episodes. The series takes place in a six-episode format. It follows the actions of John Porter (Richard Armitage), a former SAS Sergeant, and Hugh Collinson (Andrew Lincoln), a Section 20 officer ...
    Character:  Conrad Knox / ... 11 episodes, 2012
    United Kingdom  2010
  • This September: Family Secret (TV Miniseries)
    Balnaird House, one of the most splendid estates in the Scottish Highlands, is the home of the ancient and venerable Aird family – and of a dark family secret: when the American businessman Conrad Tucker discovers a photo of Lau...
    Character:  Edmund Aird 4 episodes, 2010-2011
    Germany  2010
  • Paris Connections
    At the beginning of Paris fashion week, a beautiful young model is brutally murdered. Investigative journalist Madison Castelli, certain that it is more than the "crime of passion" the French press says, comes to Paris t
    Character: Aleksandr Borinski
    United Kingdom  2010
  • Going Postal (TV Miniseries)
    As with many of the Discworld novels, the story takes place in Ankh-Morpork, a powerful city-state based on the historical and modern settings of various metropolises like London or New York City. The protagonist of the story is M...
    Character:  Lord Vetinari 2 episodes, 2010
    United Kingdom  2010
  • The Contractor
    A marksman living on his ranch in Montana is coaxed back into action to kill a terrorist who he missed killing while on duty. After succeeding in killing Jahar he is ultimately double-crossed and framed for killing a high ranking ...
    Character: DCS Andrew Windsor
    United States  2007
  • Intervention
    Addict actor and producer, Mark, is brought against his will from London to the rehab clinic Vista Clara run by psychologists Bill and his wife Kelly. Mark is addicted to drugs, booze and sex, and joins a few other drug addicts. W...
    Character: Private Investigator
    United Kingdom  2007
  • Starter for 10
    It's the mid-eighties. Brian Jackson (James McAvoy) is a working-class kid starting his first year at an upper-class British university. Brian has some pretty big goals for his freshman year: he wants to debate radical political p...
    Character: Michael Harbinson
    United Kingdom  2006
  • Scoop
    In Woody Allen’s new contemporary comedy, a student journalist (Scarlett Johansson) for a college paper visiting friends in London happens upon the scoop of a lifetime. Along the investigative trail, she finds magic, murder, mys...
    Character: Mr. Malcolm
    United Kingdom  2006
  • Fingersmith (TV Miniseries)
    20 year old petty thief, Sue Trinder (Sally Hawkins), is part of an elaborate scam to defraud a wealthy heiress, Maud Lilley (Elaine Cassidy), of her inheritance. Encouraged by Mrs. Sucksby (Imelda Staunton) who has looked after h...
    Character:  Mr. Christopher Lilly 2 episodes, 2005
    United Kingdom  2005
  • To the Ends of the Earth (TV Miniseries)
    It's 1812 and Edmund Talbot is travelling on board a decrepit wooden warship. He is on his way to Australia to take up a Government post secured for him by his rich and influential godfather. Edmund is young, witty and naive, and ...
    Character:  Sir Henry Somerset 1 episode, 2005
    United Kingdom  2005
  • Bleak House (TV Miniseries)
    TV Mini-series (2005). 15 episodes. Based on a Charles Dickens' novel. It tells the story of the beautiful Lady Dedlock, who nurses a dark secret, and the merciless lawyer Tulkinghorn, who seeks to uncover it. The generous John Ja...
    Character:  Mr. Tulkinghorn 12 episodes, 2005
    United Kingdom  2005
  • Ladies in Lavender
    Set in 1936, Ladies in Lavender is the charming and sweetly melancholic story about two ageing spinster sisters (Dames Maggie Smith and Judi Dench) whose peaceable Cornwall existence is disrupted when the take a young man into the...
    Director of the film
    United Kingdom  2004
  • Henry VIII (TV)
    Wedded bliss didn't come easily to England's most infamous serial husband, Henry VIII. Desperate for a male heir, Henry (Ray Winstone) married then tossed aside a succession of wives that included Katherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn ...
    Character: Duke of Buckingham
    United Kingdom  2003
  • Swimming Pool
    Charlotte Rampling plays Sarah Morton, a prim and proper British author who has written a successful series of mystery-crime novels. However, when she visits her London publisher (Charles Dance) in a dour mood, wearing a depressiv...
    Character: John Bosload
    France  2003
  • Ali G Indahouse
    Ali G unwittingly becomes a pawn in the evil Chancellor's plot to overthrow the Prime Minister of Great Britain. However, instead of bringing the Prime Minister down, Ali is embraced by the nation as the voice of youth and 'realne...
    Character: David Carlton
    United Kingdom  2002
  • Black and White
    Recreation of the landmark 1958 South Australian Court trial of young aboriginal Max Stuart.
    Character: Roderic Chamberlain
    Australia  2002
  • The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (TV)
    Nicholas Nickleby,is an impoverished young man making his way in life in the cruel and unjust world of early Victorian England. His good looks,kind heart and gentlemanly manner are fine qualities but will they be enough for what a
    Character: Ralph Nickleby
    United Kingdom  2001
  • Dark Blue World
    The friendship of two men becomes tested when they both fall for the same woman.
    Character: Wing Commander Bentley
    Czech Republic  2001
  • Gosford Park
    GOSFORD PARK explores the English class system and master-servant relations via his preferred modus operandi of multiple characters and intertwining storylines. In November 1932, a phalanx of moneyed guests arrives for a weekend s...
    Character: Raymond - Lord Stockbridge
    United Kingdom  2001
  • Murder Rooms: Mysteries of the Real Sherlock Holmes (TV Miniseries)
    5 Episodes. Certain events which had an impact on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, while he was still a medical student under the supervision of Dr. Bell, his teacher and mentor, on whom the character of Sherlock Holmes is partly drawn fro
    Character:  Sir Henry Carlyle 1 episode, 2000
    United Kingdom  2000
  • Hilary and Jackie
    This movie tells the true story of the tragic life of the brilliant international concert cellist Jacqueline Du Pré and her sister, Hilary. Despite starting out in music together, Hilary chooses a more normal life in having a hus...
    Character: Derek Du Pré
    United Kingdom  1998
  • The Blood Oranges
    Cyril and Fiona are a long-married couple who travel to an unnamed tropical coastal town to follow their sexual fantasies. There they meet another couple, Catherine, Hugh and their three children. Hugh is a photographer who specia...
    Character: Cyril / Fiona's husband
    United States  1997
  • Rebecca (TV)
    Rebecca is a classic tale of love and hate. Maxim De Winter marries a woman half his age only a year after his first wife, the beautiful and accomplished Rebecca, dies.
    Character:  Maxim de Winter 2 episodes, 1997
    United Kingdom  1997
  • Space Truckers
    John Canyon is one of the last independent space transport entrepreneurs. Rough times force him to carry suspicious cargo to Earth without questions being asked. During the flight the cargo turns out to be multitude of unstoppable...
    Character: Nabel / Macanudo
    United Kingdom  1996
  • Michael Collins
    Starting with Ireland's bloody Easter Rebellion of 1916 and ending with his untimely death, this epic film tells the charged story of Michael "Mickey" Collins. An IRA founder whose innovative guerrilla tactics succeeded ...
    Character: Soames
    Ireland  1996
  • Kabloonak
    In 1922 the first documentary in the genre sense came on the big screen, _Nanook of the North_ (1922) . Kabloonak is the story of the making of this movie for which the story was partially stage by his director 'Robert Flaherty' .
    Character: Robert Flaherty
    Canada  1994
  • China Moon
    Detective Kyle Bodine falls for Rachel Munro who is trapped in a violent marriage. After shooting her husband, Kyle relucantly agrees to help hide the body, but Kyle's partner is showing an unusual flair for finding clues.
    Character: Rupert Munro
    United States  1994
  • Shortcut to Paradise
    Quinn shows up at an apartment building in Paradise, a small backwoods community in Puerto Rico, purporting to be the new caretaker the owner has been expecting. He gets right to work, making a good impression on everybody, except...
    Character: Quinn
    Spain  1994
  • Last Action Hero
    Young Danny spends all his time watching action movies in a rundown theatre. His aging projectionist friend Nick invites Danny to a special preview screening of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s new action movie ‘Jack Slater IV’ and g...
    Character: Benedict
    United States  1993
  • Alien³
    Despite the efforts of Ripley and the space marines in the film Aliens, an embryonic alien infiltrates the starship. It accidentally triggers the ship's emergency systems, dropping the escape capsule to the surface of a nearby pla...
    Character: Clemens
    United States  1992
  • The Phantom of the Opera (TV)
    Tony Richardson's version of Leroux's oft-filmed novel about a disfigured hermit and his tortured love for a gifted young singer stars Charles Dance as the maimed Erik Destler, aka the Phantom, in a musical adaptation of Arthur Ko...
    Character:  The Phantom (Erik) 2 episodes, 1990
    United States  1990
  • Pascali's Island
    Deception is the way of life on a lovely Aegean island, where a romantic triangle evolves between a spy for the decaying Turkish Empire, a British archaeologist and a sensuous expatriate.
    Character: Anthony Bowles
    United Kingdom  1988
  • White Mischief
    A millionaire past his prime and his young wife arrive in Kenya circa 1940 to find that the other affluent British expatriates are living large as the homefront gears up for war. They are busy swapping partners, doing drugs, and a...
    Character: Josslyn Hay
    United Kingdom  1987
  • Out on a Limb (TV Miniseries)
    Shirley MacLaine plays herself in this TV mini-series based on her autobiographical best-seller which delves into her new age beliefs and its effects on her personal and public lives. John Heard portrays a composite role of her ma...
    Character:  Gerry Stamford 2 episodes, 1987
    United States  1987
  • Good Morning, Babylon
    After the bankruptcy of their father's stonemasonry firm, brothers Nicola and Andrea emigrate to America to restore their fortunes. After many adventures and near-disasters, they end up in Hollywood designing sets for D.W.Griffith...
    Character: D.W. Griffith
    Italy  1986
  • Plenty
    Susan Traherne has been irreparably changed by her wartime experiences as a Resistance fighter. She sets out in the post-war world to make her way to what she wants, no matter who is hurt, or how.
    Character: Raymond Brock
    United Kingdom  1985
  • The Jewel in the Crown (TV Miniseries)
    A fifteen-hour adaptation of four novels by Paul Scott, collectively known as the "Raj Quartet," which describe the final years of Great Britain's colonial rule in India. The action begins in 1942, a time of tension as t...
    Character:  Guy Perron 5 episodes, 1984
    United Kingdom  1984
  • For Your Eyes Only
    After a ship sunk off the coast of Albania, the world's superpowers begin a feverish search for its valuable lost cargo: the powerful ATAC system, which will give its bearer unlimited control over Polaris nuclear submarines. As Bo...
    Character: Claus
    United Kingdom  1981

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